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Many people have appeared on the $1 coin, including President Dwight D. Eisenhower, Susan B. Anthony, Sacagawea and George Washington. Starting in 2007 the United States Mint started releasing four new $1 coins every yea... More »

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The success of the 1999 State Quarters program prompted the 2005 Presidential Coin Act. In 2005, the Treasury announced it had earned over $5 billion in seigniorage profits from the State Quarters program due to large nu... More »

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The John Quincy Adams one-dollar coin was minted by the U.S. Mint between 2008 and 2011 as a part of a presidential heritage collection. The Mint ceased production of these coins except for collector proofs in 2011 becau... More »

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The U.S. Mint produced the Eisenhower silver dollar, created in honor of President Dwight D. Eisenhower, from 1971 to 1978. The coin is made of 75-percent copper and 25-percent nickel, although a collector's version of t... More »

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The U.S. Mint has produced silver dollar coins featuring Dwight D. Eisenhower, Susan B. Anthony and Sacagawea. The Eisenhower silver dollar was produced from 1971 to 1978 and was succeeded by the Susan B. Anthony silver ... More »

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The Susan B. Anthony silver dollar coin has a diameter of 26.49 millimeters, or 1.043 inches. Golden dollar coins, such as the Native American and the Presidential dollar coins, have the same measurements as the silver d... More »

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There are several versions of the American dollar coin and therefore many different people appear on the coin. As of 2014, the U.S. Mint has a "Presidential $1 Coin Program" and a "Native American $1 Coin Program" that f... More »

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