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2011 Native American $1 Coin

April 20, 2017 - The theme for the 2011 Native American $1 Coin is “Supreme Sachem Ousamequin, Massasoit of the Great Wampanoag Nation Creates Alliance with Settlers at Plymouth Bay (1621).” Introduction: Diplomacy—Treaties with Tribal Nations Within Native American culture, the ability to make...

2010 Native American $1 Coin

April 20, 2017 - The theme for the 2010 Native American $1 Coin is “Government—The Great Tree of Peace.” Great Tree of Peace (early 1400s) (Noted in P.L. 110-82 as “Iroquois Confederacy”) The Haudenosaunee Confederation, also known as the Iroquois Confederacy of upstate New...

2014 Native American $1 Coin

April 20, 2017 - The 2014 Native American $1 Coin commemorates how Native American hospitality ensured the success of the Lewis and Clark Expedition. Introduction When the Lewis and Clark Expedition crossed the Continental Divide, the nature of its mission fundamentally changed. Up to...

Code Talkers Recognition Congressional Medals Program

October 11, 2017 - About the Code Talkers Congressional Medals Program The Code Talkers Congressional Medals Additional Resources About the Code Talkers Congressional Medals Program On November 20, 2013, in Emancipation Hall at the U.S. Capitol, 33 tribes were recognized for the dedication and...

Native American $1 Coin Program

December 21, 2017 - The word “dollar” comes from the German word “Thaler,” a large silver German coin. The dollar was one of the first silver coins made, in 1794. Since then the dollar coin has been minted periodically with different versions of Liberty...

Ron Sanders

November 24, 2017 - Artistic Infusion Program Designer Ron Sanders is an honors graduate of the Columbus College of Art and Design and an award winning fine artist, illustrator, graphic designer and teacher. His work hangs in the collections of: The Indiana State Museum...

Richard A. Masters

January 5, 2018 - Artistic Infusion Program Designer Richard Masters is a Professor Emeritus at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh where he previously served as Professor of Art for 19 years. Just prior to announcing his retirement in May 2015, he was selected for...