The hayes coin is the 19th in the series because hayes was the 19th president. He is the last president whose letters are primarily in his hand, and the last whose best communications are alss. Hayes squeaked into office thanks only to a congressional. Act of june 9, 1879 provided for the exchange of subsidiary coins for lawful money of the u. The obverse design for the coin has been released by the united states mint in lineart format. Hayes s first annual message to congress dated december 3, 1877. Hayes and his wife, lucy, moved into the white house with their children and many animals. Coin value prices, price chart, coin photos, mintage figures, coin melt value, metal composition, mint mark. You can choose philadelphia p mint coins or denver d mint issues below. Rbh was elected to the presidency while serving his third term as governor of ohio. Hayes was elected president in one of the most hotly contested elections in u. Civil service reform another leftover from the grant administration was the issue of civil service reform. Oftentimes the family trees listed as still in progress have derived from research into famous people who have a kinship to this person. Hayes was a reformer who began the efforts that led to civil service reform and attempted, unsuccessfully, to reconcile the divisions that had led to the.
The family tree listed here should not be considered exhaustive or authoritative. He fought in the civil war and was wounded in action. Youll receive a set of two gem brilliant uncirculated 2011. The strike shows a release date of august 18, 2011. Hayes resources including biography, election results, family information, historical sites, and trivia. Presidential dollars rutherford b hayes 2011p 25 pcs roll. After two weeks, two biographies and about seven hundred pages, rutherford hayes reminds me of a betterintentioned, more savvy and far more intellectually gifted version of franklin pierce. Detailed information about the coin token, presidential hall of fame rutherford b. Hayes wooded estate named spiegel grove, home of americas first presidential library. Hayes barely won the election of 1876, only defeating democratic opponent samuel tilden after a congressional committee gave hayes some disputed. His american roots traced back to 1680s new england.
Five years before ruds birth, his parents fled the poor economy there and resettled in delaware, ohio, just north of columbus. John barnard wrote a terrific biography on our 19th president, rutherford b. Tilden, won the popular vote and led the electoral college, but the returns in several. The disputed election of 1876 between rutherford b. Two rolls average circulated morgan silver dollars need a new home for sale. Although he spent most of his life in ohio, he had deep and impressive roots in vermont and new england. Hayes squeaked into office thanks only to a congressional commissions narrow vote. Other individual coins in the series 2 coin rutherford b. These sources are attached to each ancestor so that you can personally judge their reliability. Hayes, 19th president of the united states 187781, who brought postcivil war reconstruction to an end in the south and who tried to establish new standards of official integrity after eight years of corruption in washington, d. Hayes became president as the reconstruction period ended. Rutherford birchard hayes october 4, 1822 january 17, 1893 was the 19th president of the united states 18771881. Aug 18, 2011 the nineteenth coin to appear from the us mint in a series dedicated to the former presidents of the united states of america is the 2011 rutherford b. During my journey through hayess life i discovered a biography i need to read on my next pass through the presidents.
Hayes the nineteenth release of the presidential dollar series. The future president never knew his father, who died ten weeks before his birth. With so many different presidential dollar coins, errors and varieties, this is a definitely an exciting coin series to collect. Rutherford b hayes 2011 d presidential uncirculated dollar coin denver bu. Learn more about his life and presidency in this article.
Presidential dollars rutherford b hayes 2011p 25 pcs. Act of february 28, 1878 authorized coinage of the standard silver dollar and restored its legal tender character. A republican presidential candidate loses the popular vote in a disputed election but wins the white house after months of partisan wrangling. Hayes official inauguration was secretly held inside the white house, for fear of the trouble his opponents might stir up.
This page also shows coins listed for sale so you can buy and sell. Usa coin book estimated value of 2011p presidential dollar rutherford b. Presidential dollar coins are a series of united states dollar coins with engravings of relief. See more ideas about american presidents, presidential history and presidents. Each original bank wrapped roll contains 25 coins in brilliant unc condition.
As president, he oversaw the end of reconstruction and the united states entry into the second industrial revolution. Hayes had announced in advance that he would serve only one term as president, and he retired to spiegel grove, his home in fremont, ohio, in 1881, and died in 1893. He was the 19th president of the united states, with his term from 1877 to 1881. Hayess first annual message to congress dated december 3, 1877. Hayes ordered military forces that had been in the southern states to leave. Presidential dollars checklist littleton coin company. Buy presidential dollars rutherford b hayes 2011p 25 pcs roll online 247 with golden eagle coins.
He had found the republican party discordant, disheartened, and weak, and left it strong. After finding the country divided and distracted and every interest depressed, hayes was proud that, upon leaving the white house, he left it united, harmonious, and prosperous. Unless for some reason one wants to delve especially deep into hayess life, he is not one of the foremost presidents, and therefore not someone a great number of people want to spend a. Hayes married lucy webb, an educated woman who was a reformer and abolitionist, on december 30, 1852. Silver was inflationary compared to gold, just ask. This error occurs when a coin passes through the edge lettering machine. Hayes and a head on the front of the coin and the back has inaugurated march 5, 1877 and the president of the united states.
Learn more about presidential dollars dollars coins and get more information by variety. Fact 1 rutherford birchard hayes was born on october 4, 1822 and died on january 17, 1893. Hayes was deemed winner of the election, and he agreed to accept the end of federal occupation of the south as well as a government subsidy for a southern rail line. The third release of the year for the ongoing series will be the rutherford b. It is 30mm diameter bronze colour obverse is a left facing bust of rutherford b. Neither hayes nor pierce come to mind when choosing the most memorable or successful chief executives in the nations history. Trefousse explores hayess new relevance and reconsiders what many have seen as the pitfalls of his presidency. Rutherford birchard hayes was born in delaware, ohio, on october 4, 1822, the son of rutherford hayes and sophia birchard.
Hayes 18221893, the 19th president of the united states, won a controversial and fiercely disputed election against samuel tilden. Hayes addressed congress on december 3, 1877 and warned against trashing the national credit by paying back bondholders. Arthur, who was the second president after him james garfield was first, but was killed within two hundred days of inauguration, hayes tends to be forgotten. All laws on corporations, on taxation, on trusts, wills. Impact and legacy by ari hoogenboom after finding the country divided and distracted and every interest depressed, hayes was proud that, upon leaving the white house, he left it united, harmonious, and prosperous. Hayes uncle and guardian, sardis birchard, constructed the original portion of the home between 1859 and 1863 as a summer home he could share with his nephew and young family. He was the son of rutherford and sophia birchard hayes. He followed that with three terms as the governor of ohio. A tale of madness, medicine and the murder of a president candice millard. Hayes addressed congress on december 3, 1877 and warned against trashing the national credit by paying back bondholders who lent dollars to the u. Hayes presidential dollar p or d mint 25 coin original bank wrapped rolls. Hayes ordered the treasury secretary to coin the minimum amount allowed by the law and the economy did improve. He was elected governor of ohio three times before becoming president.
Hundreds of laws of congress and the state legislatures are in the interest of these men and against the interests of workingmen. A fastgrowing subcategory of numismatics, learning to spot coin minting errors and varieties can be a fun and challenging addition to. Rutherford birchard hayes october 4, 1822 january 17, 1893 was the 19th president of the united states. A fastgrowing subcategory of numismatics, learning to spot coin minting errors and varieties can be a fun and challenging addition to your hobby, or an interest all of its own. Released august 18th, 2011 19th release of the series. Rutherford hayes only has a peripheral connection to the chinese exclusion act, but hes a bit of a hero in the story. Rutherford birchard hayes was born on october 4, 1822 in delaware, ohio.
United states mint directors appointed by president rutherford b. The ancestor reports on this website have been compiled from thousands of different sources, many over 100 years old. Hayes, advocate of prison reform and opponent of the death penalty, has often spoken of the disgraceful jails president hayes was an egalitarian and a supporter of social causes, particularly education and civil rights. Prior to publication of hoogenbooms biography this seems to have been the standard hayes biography and is undoubtedly worth reading.
Hayes on the presidential dollar is based on a photograph of hayes taken by mathew brady. Commemorative issue presidential dollar coin program obverse portrait of rutherford b. Loveday talked about president hayes terms as governor of ohio. As president, he ended reconstruction in former confederate states by withdrawing the last federal. Hayes home is a 31room mansion and centerpiece of the rutherford b. Heritages listing for the 1995 coin notes, an astounding mint error that prior to the. The real difficulty is with the vast wealth and power in the hands of the few and the unscrupulous who represent or control capital. Hayes for president of the united states and inset to the left of his bust reads centennial 1876 and inset to the right of his bust reads america reverse is a right facing bust of wheeler. Fact 2 as president, rutherford hayes supervised the end of reconstruction and reestablished trust in the government. Hayes the following 56 files are in this category, out of 56 total. Hayess significance as chief executive had faded in the public memory, nothing brought it back into our consciousness more than the similarities between the controversial elections of 1876 and 2000. Fact 3 hayes was an activist who started the struggles that led to civil service improvement and tried to reunite the discords left over from the civil war and reconstruction. Silver was inflationary compared to gold, just ask president.
Trefousse explores hayes s new relevance and reconsiders what many have seen as the pitfalls of his presidency. Hayes, tokens, with pictures and collection and swap management. Presidential memorabilia, collectilbes, souvenirs promoting rutherford b hayes for president. Coin information born in ohio in 1822, rutherford b. Hayes was educated at kenyon college and harvard law school. For the next four years, democrats would refer to hayes as rutherfraud b. While he was president, hayes ended the reconstruction period that followed the american civil war. The library of congress celebrates the songs of america the songs of america presentation allows you to explore american history as documented in the work of some of our countrys greatest composers, poets, scholars, and performers. Hayes s father, a vermont storekeeper, took the family to ohio in 1817 but died ten weeks before his sons birth. All charts include source citations for ancestors in the charts. Tour the presidents 31room victorian mansion, see his tomb, visit the newly renovated museum, explore the library and walk the mile of paved trails.
Hayes also rose to national attention as a soldier during the american civil war, but he ended his commission to become a member of the united states house of representatives in 1865. The letters are about average in number, cover a wide range of topics, and although not containing great content, can be interesting and useful. However, presidential dollars have not garnered a huge premium to date, but the edge lettering errors. Born on october 4, 1822 rutherford birchard hayes, called rud as a child, was named for his father and grandfather. Hayes is a perfect subject for one of these brief biographies.1084 1234 600 1449 643 1333 1384 1426 1033 766 509 1395 1284 630 1525 391 1213 1489 401 757 1314 204 638 750 741 542 8 502 465 1215 1211 243 279 499 10 631 958 1449 13 755 549 1313 582