Poor's Manual of Railroads (Google eBook)

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H.V. & H.W. Poor, 1868 - Railroads
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Page 418 - An act to provide a National currency, secured by a pledge of United States bonds, and to provide for the circulation and redemption thereof," approved June third, eighteen hundred and sixty-four.
Page 418 - An Act to authorize the Issue of United States Notes, and for the Redemption or Funding thereof, and for Funding the Floating Debt of the United States.
Page 418 - An Act to authorize the issue of United States notes and for the redemption of funding thereof and for funding the floating debt of the United States...
Page 417 - ... from date of issue, or may be made redeemable at the pleasure of the government, at or after any period not less than five years nor more than forty years from date, or may be made redeemable and payable as aforesaid, as may be expressed upon their face...
Page 417 - Treasury notes may be made a legal tender to the same extent as United States notes, for their face value, excluding interest...
Page 416 - March 1, 1864, or any subsequent period, redeemable at the pleasure of the government after any period not less than five years, and payable at "any period not more than forty years from date, in...
Page 418 - ... one per centum of the par value of all such bonds of the state, bearing interest at a rate not exceeding three per centum per annum, owned by such corporation...
Page 417 - States, or for any of the certificates of indebtedness or deposit that may at any time be unpaid, or for any of the treasury notes heretofore issued or which may be issued under the provisions of this act.
Page 417 - ... payable at any time not exceeding three years from date, or, if thought more expedient, redeemable at any time after three years from date, and bearing interest not exceeding the rate of seven and three-tenths per centum, payable in lawful money at maturity, or, at the discretion of the Secretary, semi-annually.
Page 418 - An act to provide ways and means to support the government," approved March 3, 18(15, shall be extended and construed to authorize the Secretary of the Treasury, at his discretion, to receive any Treasury notes or other obligations issued under any act of Congress, whether bearing interest or not, in exchange for any description of bonds authorized by the...

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