Pages related to: Sacagawea

Image Representing Sacagawea To Appear On New Dollar Coin

July 29, 1998 - Treasury Secretary Robert E. Rubin accepted the recommendation of the Dollar Coin Advisory Committee that the new dollar coin contain an image representing Sacajawea, the Native American woman whose presence was essential to the success of the Lewis and Clark...

Sacagawea Golden Dollar Frequently Asked Questions

June 29, 2016 - How is the Golden Dollar different from the Susan B. Anthony Dollar? How does the Sacagawea dollar’s finish change after being in circulation? When did the Golden Dollar first appear in circulation? Why did the United States Mint decide to...

2009 Native American $1 Coin

December 4, 2018 - The 2009 Native American $1 Coin is based on the theme of agriculture. Spread of Three Sisters Agriculture (1000 A.D.) Maize was domesticated in central Mexico and spread from the southwest through North America, along with symbiotic “Three Sisters” agriculture,...

2016 Native American $1 Coin

December 4, 2018 - The 2016 Native American $1 Coin commemorates the contributions of the Native American Code Talkers in World War I and World War II. Introduction It is estimated that more than 12,000 Native Americans served in the U.S. military during World...

2015 Native American $1 Coin

December 4, 2018 - The 2015 Native American $1 Coin commemorates the contributions of the Kahnawake Mohawk and Mohawk Akwesasne communities to “high iron” construction work and the building of New York City skyscrapers. Introduction American Indians have become legendary figures in hazardous occupations....

2013 Native American $1 Coin

December 4, 2018 - The 2013 Native American $1 Coin commemorates the Delaware Treaty of 1778. Introduction When the American Revolution established a new sovereign government on the North American continent, its founders acknowledged the significance of Indian tribes as the new United States...