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U.S. Department of the Treasury


The Treasury has an extensive history over the centuries. There are two ways to learn more about the department: resources about the Treasury itself and its publications as primary sources. Check out the featured resources below.

Resources about and Related to the Treasury's History

One way to learn more about the Treasury is its past activities. Below are some selected resources.

Treasury Publications as Primary Sources

The Treasury has a rich history since its establishment in 1789. One reason is its publications have recorded contemporary financial transactions, news, statistics, and other related topics. Over time, these publications provide a rich history of longitudinal data. The following are some featured examples from FRASER and GovInfo.

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