Archive for September 2009
The 2009 Abraham Lincoln Commemorative Uncirculated Silver Dollar is in honor of Abraham Lincolns 200th birthday and his profound achievements as a president and a person. It was brought into existence by Public Law: 109-285.
Designer: Justin Kunz
Engraver: Don Everhart
Description: The obverse features an image of President Lincoln with the inscriptions LIBERTY, IN GOD WE TRUST and 2009.
Designer: Phebe Hemphill
Engraver: Phebe Hemphill
Description: The reverse features the last 43 words of the Gettysburg Address, encircled in a laurel wreath, a curling banner with Lincoln’s signature, and the inscriptions UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, ONE DOLLAR and E PLURIBUS UNUM.
The U.S. Mint is proud to present the James K. Polk Presidential Dollar.
Designer: Susan Gamble
Engraver: Charles Vickers
Description: Features an image of James K. Polk with the inscriptions “James K. Polk”, “In God We Trust”, “11th President” and “1845 -1849.”
Photo: U.S. Mint