The Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee endorsed designs for the 2017 and 2018 Native American $1 coin when it met recently.
The 2017 coin design depicts a profile of Sequoyah creating the original characters for the Cherokee alphabet.
The 2018 coin design highlights Jim Thorpe’s football career against a silhouette of his ancestor, Chief Black Hawk.
This article was originally printed in Numismatic News.
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