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Director of the U.S. Mint | 1915

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Robert Wickliffe Woolley was Director of the United States Mint from March 1915 – July 1916.  He was an early critic of American fuel consumption.  These photos are a wonderful look into the past.  His workspace includes a phone, an inbox, inkwell with pen, paper, and a desk mat.  Just the basics to do business back then.

Check out other Coinologist archive photo posts here.

Source:  Library of Congress

Written by Robert L. Wilson

September 29, 2011 at 7:29 am

Posted in Coins

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