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Posts tagged ‘Nickel’

When Money was Made of Wood

In the 1930’s, our country was smack dab in the middle of a huge depression. ¬†Banks were failing, factories closed and people stopped spending. ¬†All of…

Hobo Nickels

Although the Buffalo Nickel had it’s fair share of issues during it’s time in circulation from 1913 to 1938 (see our previous entry), one arena where…

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