Cleveland Great Lakes Exposition Half Dollar
- Year of Issue: 1936
- Authorizing Legislation: Public Law 74-552
The Cleveland Great Lakes Exposition Half Dollar was released in 1936 to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the city of Cleveland and the Great Lakes Exposition.
CharacteristicsThe obverse design features Moses Cleaveland, who founded Cleveland.
The reverse features a mapmaker's compass poised over a map of the Great Lakes and pointing to the northern and southern extremities of the lakes. The stars indicate the locations of major cities.
- UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
- MOSES CLEAVELAND
- HALF DOLLAR
- GREAT LAKES EXPOSITION
- CLEVELAND CENTENNIAL
- IN GOD WE TRUST
- E PLURIBUS UNUM
Mint and Mint Mark
- Designer: Brenda Putnam