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Boudinot, Elias

Name:
Boudinot, Elias


Category:
Person


Description:
Elias Boudinot was elected President of the United States in the Continental Congress (under the Articles of Confederation, before the Constitution was written). George Washington appointed him the third Director of the United States Mint in 1795, where he served until 1805. In 1796, Boudinot oversaw the minting of the first silver quarter dollars.


Resolution:
2.5 X 2.5 in. @ 72 pixels per inch


Size:
14,489 bytes
180 x 180 pixels


Copyright Info:
Image courtesy of the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation, Parsippany, NJ

Information from United States Mint Historian's Office


Last Updated:
December 3, 2007