As of 2014, the four Presidential $1 Coins feature the faces of Warren G. Harding, Calvin Coolidge, Herbert Hoover and Franklin D. Roosevelt. Four new Presidential $1 Coins are minted each year, showcasing the faces of the U.S. presidents in the order in which they served.Continue Reading
The Presidential $1 Coin Act of 2005 requires coins to be minted by the Secretary of the Treasury in memory of each past United States president. On the back of each $1 coin is the Statue of Liberty.
Other $1 coins released throughout history are the Liberty Seated Dollar, Peace Dollar, Eisenhower Dollar, the golden dollar featuring the face of Sacagawea and the Susan B. Anthony dollar.Learn more about Coins & Currency
The value of an Indian Head Penny depends on its condition and year, with a good quality 1901 coin valued at $1, and an uncirculated coin valued at $28 as of 2014. A good condition Indian Head penny from 1879 is worth $6, while an uncirculated version is $104.Full Answer >
A 1959 nickel is a coin minted in that year with a face value of five cents. Known as a Jefferson nickel, it features former U.S. President Thomas Jefferson in portrait on the obverse side; his home of Monticello is depicted on the reverse.Full Answer >
As of 2014, a 1975 Canadian 25 cent coin with Elizabeth II on the front is only worth face value unless it's in nearly perfect uncirculated condition. The coin is worth 45 cents if given at least an AU 50 grading by a coin dealer.Full Answer >
The bribery investigation resulting from the leasing of Naval oil reserves in the early 1920s, which became known as the Teapot Dome scandal, tarnished the administration of Warren G. Harding, the 29th president of the United States. Harding's death while in office in 1923 deprived him of a chance to defend his administration against the charges of corruption involving members of his cabinet, but the president himself was never found to have been involved in any wrongdoing.Full Answer >