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Susan B. Anthony coin introduced...
Item # 597060
July 3, 1979
THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 3, 1979
* Famed Susan B. Anthony dollar released
* Women's suffrage campaigner
Page 14 contains an interesting and somewhat inconspicuous report headed: "Crowds at Banks Seek Anthony Dollar Coins" See photo for 1st report coverage on the initial release of the Sudan B. Anthony dollar coin to the public.
It is noteworthy that this was the first U.S. coin to have a portrait of an actual woman rather than an allegorical female figure such as 'Liberty'.
Other news, sports and various advertisements of the day throughout. Complete in 56 pages, never bound, nice condition
Category: The 20th Century