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Missouri State Quarter

Missouri State Quarter

The US minted Missouri Quarter features Lewis and Clark and a third man, York, who was Clark’s slave. This coin is now part of the Museum Of UnCut Funk’s Black Coins and Medals Collection.

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Black Coins And Medals Collection – Coins

Black Coins And Medals Collection – Coins

 

Money money money money, money
Some people got to have it
Some people really need it
Listen to me y’all, do things, do things, do bad things with it
You wanna do things, do things, do things, good things with it
Talk about cash money, money
Talk about cash money – dollar bills, yall
The O’Jays “For The Love of Money”

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African-Americans On US Coins: Representation & Discovery – Part 1

African-Americans On US Coins: Representation & Discovery – Part 1

Charles Morgan contacted the Museum of UnCut Funk back in July of this year. He informed us of articles that he and Hubert Walker had written for CoinWeek.com on Blacks on coins. CoinWeek.com is an on-line media source for print and video news about rare coins and currency. We are thrilled to have experts like Mr. Morgan and Mr. Walker recognize the Museum of UnCut Funk and our Black coin and medals collection.

Thank you Mr. Morgan and Mr. Walker for giving the Museum of UnCut Funk this great opportunity to reprint your work.

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African-Americans On US Coins: Modern Commemoratives – Part 2

African-Americans On US Coins: Modern Commemoratives – Part 2

This is Part 2 of a 3 part series of articles written by Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek.com, an on-line media source for print and video rare coin and currency news, reprinted at the Museum Of UnCut Funk with the permission of Mr. Morgan and Mr. Walker.

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African-Americans On US Coins: Circulating Coins – Part 3

African-Americans On US Coins: Circulating Coins – Part 3

The final article of a 3 part series written by Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek.com, an on-line media source for print and video rare coin and currency news, reprinted at the Museum Of UnCut Funk with the permission of Mr. Morgan and Mr. Walker.

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Funky Dollar Bill Ya’ll

Funky Dollar Bill Ya’ll

 

By now the whole world knows we have a Black man in the White House. But did you know that there are also Black folks on money? Talkin’ bout’ cash money, dollar bill ya’ll? Did you know that Black folks have also designed money?

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