Archive for May 2009
This is the 2009 Native American $1 coin. It was brought into existence by Public Law: 110-82.
Theme: Spread of the Three Sisters Agriculture (1000 A.D.)
Designer: Norm Nemeth
Engraver: Norm Nemeth
Description: Features a Native American woman planting seeds in a field of corn, beans and squash and the inscriptions UNITED STATES OF AMERICA and $1.
Obverse: bears a new image of President Thomas Jefferson
Reverse: bears a design based on a photograph by Andrew E. Cier of Astoria, Oregon, of the western waters as they might have been first viewed by the Corps of Discovery in November, 1805.
Obverse Designer: Joe Fitzgerald
Reverse Designer: Joe Fitzgerald
Obverse Engraver: Don Everhart
Reverse Engraver: Donna Weaver