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Where I live it is too hot to be outside in the summer and beautiful in the winter.  I’m enjoying the outside right now.  We will be back in a few months when it heats up again!


United States Dollars: Ike, Susan, and Frank

640px-1981-S_SBA$_Type_Two_Deep_Cameo kim rippere kims koins coin collecting numismaticsUS Mint designer, Frank Gasparro, designed both the obverse and reverse for the Eisenhower and Susan B. Anthony dollar. His original design for the Susan B. Anthony Eisenhower replacement coin showed a modern representation of Liberty on the obverse. This Liberty design was based on a similar design he created for a proposed commemorative half dollar in 1967. There was wide support for this new design including the US Treasury. Continue reading “United States Dollars: Ike, Susan, and Frank”

History in Your Pocket: Indian Princess Head

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The United States, again?  Yes, I’ve decided to do at least one from the US per month.  Otherwise, I’d just focus on world coins as I love identifying, cataloging, and writing posts about them.


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