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Coins & Currency in Colonial America


Conference: 
MW2008
Institution: 
Colonial Williamsburg
Designer: 
In-house design: Nissa Eames, Designer; Robyn Eoff, Director; Harmony Hunter, Editor; Mary Stutz, Operations Manager.
Why: 

'Coins & Currency in Colonial America' is an interactive online exhibit that examines the diverse money types jingling in the pockets and purses of our colonial ancestors and how the varied coins they exchanged influenced the currency we carry today. A glossary, FAQ, timeline, relative scale and value charts, zooming capability and sidebars are used.

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Year: 
2008