Sacagawea Native American Dollar
Pos. B: Edge Lettering is Readable looking at the Obverse
Design retains the central figure of the Sacagawea design first produced in 2000 with the inscriptions LIBERTY and IN GOD WE TRUST. Sacagawea was a Lemhi Shoshone woman who accompanied the Lewis and Clark Expedition as an interpreter and guide during their exploration of the Western United States.
The reverse theme commemorates the contributions of Jim Thorpe to American sports and culture.
Reverse design depicts Jim Thorpe, while the foreground highlights his achievements in football
and as an Olympian. Inscriptions are JIM THORPE, WA-THO- HUK (Thorpe’s native name),
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, and $1.