History of Money

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

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

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