Legendary Coins and Currency Timeline

Grade Range: 5-12
Resource Type(s): Reference Materials, Primary Sources, Interactives & Media
Date Posted: 6/10/2009

This interactive timeline will introduce students to a unique and interesting perspective of American history as they navigate chronologically through the objects included in the online exhibition entitled Legendary Coins and Currency. The timeline spans the years 1652 through 1974 and includes artifacts from every era of American history. Clicking on the images on the timeline will allow students to rotate and zoom in on objects from the National Numismatic Collection for detailed examination.

National Standards

United States History Standards (Grades 5-12)

Historical Thinking Standards (Grades 5-12)