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American Artifacts: The Craft of Engraving

American Artifacts: The Creation of Currency

American Artifacts: The Creation of Currency

Washington, DC
Sunday, January 16, 2011

C-SPAN visited the Bureau of Engraving and Printing to learn about the craft of engraving and the process of creating currency. We spoke to James Brent, Chief of the Office of Engraving, Plate Printer Joseph Bongiorno, Letter and Script Engraver Gary Slaght, and Historical Consultant Franklin Noll.

Updated: Monday, January 17, 2011 at 11:35am (ET)

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