Chapter 48. Currency, Taxation, and Finance, 1775–1787

  1. Jack P. Greene and
  2. J. R. Pole
  1. Robert A. Becker

Published Online: 28 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470756454.ch48

A Companion to the American Revolution

A Companion to the American Revolution

How to Cite

Becker, R. A. (2000) Currency, Taxation, and Finance, 1775–1787, in A Companion to the American Revolution (eds J. P. Greene and J. R. Pole), Blackwell Publishers Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470756454.ch48

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2000

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631210580

Online ISBN: 9780470756454

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Keywords:

  • currency;
  • taxation;
  • finance;
  • colonial taxes;
  • revolution

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Beginnings of National Finance

  • Financing Revolution in the States

  • The Attempt to Reinvigorate Congress

  • Funding the Debt: the States