Excerpt from Annual Report of the Director of the Mint to the Secretary of the Treasury for the Fiscal Year Ended June 30, 1874. Washington: Government Printing Office, 1874. Page 8. – Historical Reference Collection, United States Mint
Under the provisions of the act approved January 29, 1874, authorizing coinages to be executed at the mints for any foreign government applying for the same, applications for the execution of certain coinages have been received from two governments, and are now under consideration by the proper authority.
Compiled and transcribed by the United States Mint, Office of the Historian.