The introduction of the U.S. Trade Dollar was probably the least objectionable thing about the Coinage Act of 1873.
William Jennings Bryan
Numismatics have long been an important trope in pop culture. Here are some of the more notable examples.
Why did we once have a 20-cent piece? We can thank one U.S. Senator for that.
Henry Clay may have failed to win the Presidency on five different occasions, but that doesn’t mean he wasn’t on a lot of tokens.