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Black Lady Liberty to grace US coin

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The United States is set to issue a commemorative $100 gold coin that depicts Lady Liberty - a national symbol generally portrayed as a white woman - as an African American for the first time.
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The United States Mint unveiled the new $100 gold coin Thursday in celebration of its 225th anniversary.

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