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2012 Native American $1 Coin

December 4, 2018 - The theme for the 2012 Native American $1 Coin is “Trade Routes in the 17th Century.” Introduction: Trade and Economy American Indians maintained widespread trans-continental, inter-tribal trade for more than a millennium. The Native American trade infrastructure became the channel...

2011 Native American $1 Coin

December 4, 2018 - 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

December 4, 2018 - 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

May 20, 2019 - 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...

Native American $1 Coin Program

October 7, 2019 - 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...