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2020 Native American $1 Coin: Elizabeth Peratrovich

The 2020 Native American $1 Coin features Elizabeth Peratrovich of the Tlingit nation, whose work helped pass the 1945 Anti-Discrimination Law in the Alaskan Territorial Government. The law was the first anti-discrimination law in the U.S. Peratrovich is widely credited...
2020 Native American One Dollar Uncirculated Coin Reverse

Native American $1 Coin Coloring Pages

Since 2009, the United States Mint has issued a yearly Native American $1 Coin. The image of Sacagawea, the Native American who helped Lewis and Clark on their historic voyage of exploration, is on the front (obverse) of the coin. The...

2018 Native American $1 Coin: Jim Thorpe

The 2018 Native American $1 coin features Olympian and all-around athlete Jim Thorpe. James Francis “Jim” Thorpe (1888-1953), was born near Prague, Oklahoma, in what was then Indian Territory. Raised in the Sac and Fox tribe, he was given the...
2018 Native American One Dollar Uncirculated Coin Reverse

2017 Native American $1 Coin: Sequoyah

Sequoyah adapted writing to the Cherokee language by devising symbols for each syllable. His achievement is one of a handful of examples in world history regarding the development of an original writing system. After 12 years of work, Sequoyah unveiled...
2017 Native American One Dollar Uncirculated Coin Reverse

2016 Native American $1 Coin: Code Talkers

The 2016 Native American $1 Coin commemorates the contributions of the Native American Code Talkers in World War I and World War II. It is estimated that more than 12,000 Native Americans served in the U.S. military during World War...
2016 Native American One Dollar Uncirculated Reverse