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access to the American silver

From whom and by what means? I know the Spanish dollar was de facto currency in the 18th and early 19th centuries in the colonies and the USA.

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by ARGeezer (ARGeezer a in a circle eurotrib daught com) on Mon Apr 11th, 2011 at 12:09:59 AM EST
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