The Treasury Story

The United States Department of the Treasury was founded on September 2, 1789, and President George Washington named Alexander Hamilton as… read more

The United States Department of the Treasury was founded on September 2, 1789, and President George Washington named Alexander Hamilton as the first secretary. The history and varied functions of the department were traced using still pictures and video clips, which included re-enactments.

This 1969 government film on the history and functions of the department, titled The Treasury Story, was produced by Monumental Films. close

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*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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The Treasury Story

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Program ID:
301074-1
Category:
Vignette
Format:
Vignette
Location:
Baltimore, Maryland, United States
First Aired:
Sep 3, 2011
Last Aired:
Apr 20, 2014

Airing Details

  • Sep 03, 2011 | 1:35pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 04, 2011 | 6:29am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 05, 2011 | 2:32am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 13, 2014 | 4:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 14, 2014 | 4:01am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 19, 2014 | 8:01am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 19, 2014 | 9:15pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 20, 2014 | 6:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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