I just finished reading a blog by coin_lady which inspired me to post this.
This silver dollar is one of my very favorites. As an history major (long ago) I always found this message very poignant, given that it was minted after the 'war to end all wars'. It's idealistic message speaks volumes as to the feelings of the American public at that time. A time when we were less jaded, somehow. Since my preteen years, I have periodically taken this coin out and looked at it in an effort to take me back to those years before I , myself, became so dis enthralled