Latest U.S. coin to feature Native American great
Last updated 5/21/2018 at 2:04pm
WASHINGTON, D.C.-Sales opened recently for United States Mint product options featuring the 2018 Native American $1 Coin.
Since 2009, this $1 coin has displayed an annually changing reverse design that recognizes the important contributions made by Indian tribes and individual Native Americans to the history and development of the United States. This year's coin recognizes the accomplishments of Olympian and multi-talented athlete, Jim Thorpe. The reverse (tails) design depicts Thorpe, with the foreground elements highlighting his football and Olympic achievements. Inscriptions are "Jim Tho...