The Bland–Allison Act, also referred to as the Grand Bland Plan of 1878, was an
act of United States Congress requiring the U.S. Treasury to buy a certain ...
Bland-Allison Act, 1878, passed by the U.S. Congress to provide for freer coinage
of silver. The original bill offered by Representative Richard P. Bland ...
The role of Bland-Allison Act in the history of the United States of America.
Bland-Allison Act definition, an act of Congress (1878) requiring the federal
government to purchase at the market price from two to four million dollars' worth
The Bland-Allison Act of 1878 is a U.S federal statute. The Act empowers the
Treasury to buy silver and put it into circulation as silver dollars. This Act aims to ...
Authored by Democratic Representative Richard P. Bland of Missouri and
passed in 1878, the Bland-Allison Act attempted to satisfy the demands of
The Bland-Allison Silver Repurchase Act of 1878 reaffirmed the status of the
silver dollar as legal tender, and provided for the limited coinage of silver dollars.
The Bland-Allison Act called for the treasury to purchase between two and four
million dollars of silver monthly to be converted into dollars. The bill was a result ...
In an attempt to counteract deflation, and over President Hayes' veto, Congress
passed the Bland-Allison Act, which authorized a limited amount of silver dollars.
Jun 1, 1978 ... Their influence was sufficient to secure passage of the Bland-Allison Act in
February, 1878—the first of the acts putting the government in the ...