Released on August 6, 2001, this is the 14th coin released in the 50 State® Quarter Program and the fourth released in 2001. Vermont, admitted into the Union on March 4, 1791, themed, Freedom & Unity. The image highlights Camel's Hump Mountain and maple trees with sap buckets in the forefront. The coin inscriptions says: Freedom and Unity; Vermont; 2001; and E Pluribus Unum. President William J. Clinton was in office when this legislation was signed. Three United States Mint Directors served under President Clinton's tenure; David J. Ryder of Idaho, Philip N. Diehl of Texas, and Jay W. Johnson of Wisconsin.
T. James Ferrell