New version of Sacagawea $1 coin being unveiled
A new version of the Sacagawea golden dollar coin will be unveiled on Friday.

The image of Sacagawea, the Shoshone woman who helped the Lewis and Clark expedition, and her son will remain on the front of the coin. The back will depict a Native woman planting seeds in a field of corn, beans and squash

The back will rotate every year. Images will be chosen by the U.S. Mint in consultation with the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs, the House Congressional Native American Caucus, the National Congress of American Indians, the U.S. Commission of Fine Arts and a citizen advisory committee.

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Mint to Unveil New Native American $1 Coin on Friday (American Coin-Op 12/3)

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