This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1900 · Giving Puerto Rico an American Welcome
A law that established government on the island of Puerto Rico and gave all Puerto Ricans citizenship. This law was replaced by the Jones–Shafroth Act in 1917.
1900 · Making Hawaii a Territory
This act was set into place to establish the Territory of Hawaii and to provide a Constitution and government for the territory. This act stayed in place until Hawaii became a State.
1 German and Scandinavian: from a medieval personal name, a pet form of Friedrich . See also Fritz .2 German: nickname for someone who was handsome, cheerful, or energetic, Middle High German vrisch.3 Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name or nickname from modern German frisch, Yiddish frish ‘fresh’.