US Eisenhower Dollar Coins

The lapse in U.S. dollar coinage between the Peace dollar (1921-1935) and the Eisenhower dollar (1971-1978) was not the first time dollar coins had not been minted in the United States. For example, back in 1873, when the Liberty Seated dollar ended its 23-year run, citizens would have to wait until 1878 for the Morgan silver dollar to appear. But the dollar drought between the Peace and Eisenhower was a long one, spanning World War II, the...Continue Reading