Category Archives: African American Coins

Selma Burke-African American Artist Who Created the Image on the Dime

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“For The Love of Money” Exhibit Was Showcased by The Museum of American Finance

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CoinWeek Podcast Interview with Curators of African American Coin Collection Plus More

 

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Hattie Anderson African American Model for Gold Coin 1906

Hettie Anderson, born asĀ Harriette Eugenia DickersonĀ in 1873 in Columbia, South Carolina, was an African-American art model and muse. She played a significant role in inspiring and collaborating with renowned sculptors and painters. Here are some highlights from her remarkable life: … Continue reading

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Booker T. Washington and George Washington Carver Commemorative Coin Issued in Midst of Cold War Fears

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This Vintage Video Showcases a Few African American Coins Still Insightful

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What is a First Day Cover? Are There African American First Day Covers

A first day cover (FDC) is a postage stamp on a cover, postal card or stamped envelope franked on the first day the issue is authorized for use within the country or territory of the stamp-issuing authority1. It is a … Continue reading

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Tuskegee Airman Quarter

You can still grab one on Ebay.

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Bessie Coleman Had a Dream

 

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The Making of the Bessie Coleman Quarter

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