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This web page gives basic information about U.S. currency and various coins in circulation. U.S. currency is produced at U.S. Treasury locations in Washington, ...
Presidents on US Coins: Penny, Nickel,
Prior to FDR, the
Penny 1¢. Abraham Lincoln 16th U.S. President. The Lincoln Memorial. Nickel 5¢
. Thomas Jefferson 3rd U.S. President. Monticello Jefferson's home.
Dimes are made out of an alloy (a mixture of metals) of 91.67 percent copper and
8.33 percent nickel (before 1965, the
The death of Roosevelt in April 1945 brought many requests to the Treasury
Department to honor him on a coin. Appropriately, the