Thu, 12 September 2013
Did you know our Jefferson nickel was designed by a man who fought against the United States in World War I?
The Jefferson nickel might never have been, except for the problems the Buffalo nickel was causing.
And the prize money Mr. Schlag won for his design was just about enough to pay for his wife's funeral.
This podcast tells these and other fascinating tales about the history of the Jefferson nickel.
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