History of Money

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

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

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