1: Discover the story behind the iconic 1000 Million Bicentennial Quarter.

2: Issued in 1976, this quarter honored America's 200th anniversary.

3: Featuring George Washington and the drummer boy design.

4: The coin has a copper core with a nickel coating.

5: It was the first U.S. circulating coin to feature edge lettering.

6: The design was selected through a public competition.

7: The coin was minted in Philadelphia and Denver.

8: Collectors prize the 1000 Million Bicentennial Quarter today.

9: Celebrate American history with this iconic coin!