2007 Sacajawea one dollar coin

PUBLIC LIVES: Sharing a Nation’s History and Culture, a Coin at a Time

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]THE golden coin’s message is as revolutionary as this city gets these days: Put aside revered dead presidents and contemplate Sacagawea, the Shoshone woman who courageously guided Lewis and Clark in the 19th-century expedition that redefined America. In the clever marketing hands of the United States Mint’s director, Philip N. Diehl, a popular demand for…

Pile of state quarters, with Illinois state quarter and Delaware state quarter featured prominently

US Mint’s Philip Diehl Discusses the New Quarters

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]In live interview in Today New York Studio; US Mint’s Philip Diehl says new quarters with designs from every state on the tail side will be released every 10 weeks starting with the quarter commemorating the state of Delaware. Close up on large quarter seen. Diehl says each state selected the design for the tail…

Pile of dimes, quarters, and nickels with Sacajawea one dollar coin in front

Diehl on NBC: Sacajawea Dollar Coin is Released

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Philip Diehl, director of the U.S. Mint, discusses the release of the Sacajawea dollar coin. Sacajawea was a Shoshone Indian who acted as guide to Lewis and Clark. Transcript Sacajewea Dollar Coin is Released MATT LAUER, co-host: In a couple of weeks, you may find some gold in your pockets. A new golden dollar is…