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Title Auburn's Diamond Jubilee $1 Souvenir Coin
Object Name Coin, Commemorative
Date 1968
Description Silverplated circular coin. Obverse has the image of mountains, a steam engine, a commercial airplane, and the words "75 Years / Auburn, Washington / 1893 - 1965". Reverse has a stylized numeral "1" with the letter A inside it, surrounded by the inscription "Auburn Washington Diamond Jubilee / Official Souvenir Coin / Good for One Dollar in Trade at Auburn Chamber of Commerce Before November 12, 1968".

These coins were produced as part of the 1968 Diamond Jubilee celebration in Auburn. The coins could be spent at participating Auburn businesses as cash.
Catalog Number 2016.0017.005