History of Money

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Can you name the historical fact associated with these money 'notes'?

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Skins used as money gave rise to this nickname
Name of currency used in the Phillipines and Argentina
One dollar coin called the 'Loonie'
In Lydia (in modern Turkey) first to put this on their coins
First coins in ancient world shaped like this animal
Greenback used during this Presidency
Also called the Bharat
Limited the tax-raising ability of the English King
Country's currency that gave us the U.S. dollar sign
The year the U.S. copper penny began to include zinc
The Crusades helped this system emerge in Europe
The city on the back of the US $100
Picnic term for exchange of items in American colonies
Wall Street named for wall built by this county's colonists
Largest U.S. bill ever printed
Game printed more money that Federal Reserve Bank
U.S. Colony to accept wampum as legal tender
Germany's pre-Euro currency
Commonly used as currency in ancient Egypt
Once used the Lira
God of this empire gives us the word 'money'
This country's currency means 'round object'
Only First Lady on a U.S. currency note
First to consistently use paper bills
County has ATMs that hot press your bills

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