Graphic of the BEP Seal

Bureau of Engraving and Printing
U.S. Department of the Treasury

Pictured below: Currency exhibit display panels at Western Currency Facility in Fort Worth, TX.
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Research: Art/Symbols 

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The products of the Bureau of Engraving and Printing filled with artistry and symbols.  These topics are explored in the research listed below.

 

For further information on this topic, specific questions may be addressed to the Historical Resource Center.


HRC / BEP Papers

 

Art for Sale: The Sale of Engravings to the Public by the Bureau of Engraving and Printing
Examines the 19th century program of selling engravings to the public.

 

"The Bureau Seal," BEP Communicator, May 2006
A short article on the official Bureau of Engraving and Printing seal.

 

The Flags of the United States Department of the Treasury
A research paper examining the three major flags linked to the Treasury.

 

"The Green Flag," BEP Communicator, June 2006
A short article on the current Treasury flag.

 

On Display - 100 Years of the Bureau of Engraving and Printing Exhibiting its Work to the Public
An exhibit script on BEP displays of its products.

 

The Seal of the United States Department of the Treasury
A research paper examining in detail the creation and evolution of the Treasury seal.