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Booker T. Washington Memorial

(1946 - 1951) Booker T. Washington Memorial

(1946 - 1951) Booker T. Washington Memorial
(1946 - 1951) Booker T. Washington Memorial

(1946 - 1951) Booker T. Washington Memorial

This commemorative coin was issued to perpetuate the ideals and teachings of Booker T. Washington and to construct memorials to his memory. Issued from all mints, it received wide distribution from the start. The reverse has the legend FROM SLAVE CABIN TO HALL OF FAME. His log-cabin birthplace is shown beneath. This coin was designed by Isaac Scott Hathaway, as was the Carver/Washington half dollar.

Coin Attributes

  • Design Years: 1946 - 1951
    Designer: Isaac S. Hathaway
    Weight: 12.500 grams
    Diameter:30.6 mm
    Composition:
    • 0.9000 silver, 0.1000 copper
    Edge: reeded
Grade Price Guide
Circ|MS|PF
  • Description
  • Mintage
  • AU-50 About Uncirculated. About Uncirculated.
  • MS-60 Uncirculated. Uncirculated.
  • MS-62 Choice Unc.. Choice Unc..
  • MS-63 Choice Uncirculated. Choice Uncirculated.
  • MS-64 Very Choice Unc.. Very Choice Unc..
  • MS-65 Gem Uncirculated. Gem Uncirculated.
  • MS-66 Gem Unc.. Gem Unc..
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