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Q: price of gold in 1863 ( Answered 5 out of 5 stars,   1 Comment )
Subject: price of gold in 1863
Category: Reference, Education and News > General Reference
Asked by: hose7-ga
List Price: $25.00
Posted: 14 Apr 2006 01:47 PDT
Expires: 14 May 2006 01:47 PDT
Question ID: 718788
what was the price of gold metal in contemporaneous dollars in 1863 --
plus or minus 3 years ?
Subject: Re: price of gold in 1863
Answered By: rainbow-ga on 14 Apr 2006 02:23 PDT
Rated:5 out of 5 stars
Hi hose7,

At the following site you can find the historical prices of gold for
any given year from 1786-2001:

In 1863, the end of year price of gold per ounce was $20.67.

The New York Market Price was $30.02.

Economic Historic Services

Other sites of interest:

Only Gold

FinFacts: GOLD MARKET AND PRICE 1800-2005

Search criteria:
"price of gold" historic 

I hope the information provided is helpful.

Best regards,
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Subject: Re: price of gold in 1863
From: rainbow-ga on 14 Apr 2006 08:57 PDT
Thank you for the rating and tip.
Best regards,

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