2/3 of a Dollar printed by J Rothrock

Philip Jacob Rothrock was the oldest son of the immgrant Johannes Rothrock who immigrated in 1736. Philip immigrated in 1733 with his brother John. He was born in Germany in 1713 and died at York in 1803. He was a farmer and held various minor public offices. During the revoluton he operated a printing press with his son John. The press of the Philadelphia firm Hall and Sellers printed varous documents including Continental currency.

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