Providence, Rhode Island Tercentenary Half Dollar
- Year of Issue: 1936
- Authorizing Legislation: Public Law 74-48
The Providence, Rhode Island Tercentenary Half Dollar was released in 1936 to commemorate the 300th anniversary of the city’s founding.
CharacteristicsThe obverse design features an Indian at Slate Rock welcoming Roger Williams in a canoe with the sun rising over the ocean in the background.
The reverse features the shield of the State of Rhode Island.
- IN GOD WE TRUST
- RHODE ISLAND
- UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
- E PLURIBUS UNUM
- HALF DOLLAR
Mint and Mint Mark
- Designer: Arthur Graham Carey