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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

August 22, 2018 - 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...

Ronald D. Sanders

October 9, 2018 - AIP Artist “Working with the U.S. Mint has allowed me to combine my interests in history, drawing, and design in a variety of ways, offering exciting challenges with every project.” Ronald D. Sanders is an honors graduate of the Columbus...

Richard Masters

October 9, 2018 - AIP Artist “Simply put, there are no words to describe the feeling you get when holding a coin you have designed.” Richard Masters is a Professor Emeritus at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh where he previously served as Professor of...