Somewhere in the multiverse, we got these proposed coins instead of the ones that were actually issued.
The introduction of the U.S. Trade Dollar was probably the least objectionable thing about the Coinage Act of 1873.
A look at the much-maligned Barber Coins. Were they really so bad?
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“Speak softly and carry a big stick. And make sure you have beautiful-looking coins in your pocket.”
Sometimes, coins that were unpopular and widely denigrated in their day end up being vindicated by later generations.
Joseph Wharton strikes again! This time, he gives us the Liberty Head Nickel!
The things we do for a free vacation.