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.