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Lincoln Cent – From the VDB Controversy to Today

Although a 100+ year veteran of the US Mint today (the 2009 cent marks 100 years), the Lincoln Cent had one of the most controversial beginnings of all coins produced in the United States.  “The V.D.B. Controversy,” as David Bowers describes it in his excellent book: A Guide Book of Lincoln Cents st... Read On