50 Cents, Oregon Trail Memorial, United States, 1926

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One (1) 50 cent coin, Oregon Trail Memorial

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United States, 1926

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Obverse Image: Conestoga wagon pulled by oxen toward the setting sun.

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Obverse Text: IN GOD WE TRUST / OREGON TRAIL MEMORIAL / 1926

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Reverse Image: Native American man standing with arm outstretched. Map of the United States in background.

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Reverse Text: UNITED STATES OF AMERICA / HALF DOLLAR

Date Made: 1926

Mint: United States MintDesigner: Fraser, Laura GardinFraser, James Earle

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United StatesAssociated Place: United States: Oregon

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Credit Line: Government Transfer: US DOTT, USM

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1985.0441.2139Catalog Number: 1985.0441.2139Accession Number: 1985.0441

Object Name: coincoin, commemorative

Physical Description: silver (overall metal)0 (overall die axis)0 (overall die axis measurement)struck (overall production method)Measurements: overall: .2 cm x 3.05 cm; 3/32 in x 1 3/16 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-5db3-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1104274

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