Days of Revolution – Episode 10

Ned Ryun Continues His Series, “Days of Revolution.”  Listen to Episode 10, “The Currency Act of 1764.”

In this episode:

  • First comprehensive assertion of British policy over the colonists was the Currency Act of 1764.
  • Overview of events leading up to the first Currency Act in 1751.
  • Analysis of economics during the 18th century, particularly the issuing of paper money.
  • The reaction by the Continental Congress to the Currency Act.