Washington Quarter Date Guide 1932-1964

1947D

The purpose of this section is to provide you with pertinent collector information along with information about what was happening in the US and around the world for each date. For the foreseeable future, this guide will only coover the silver years, 1932 through 1964. To the left you will see a menu with each year. Clicking on each year will reveal that years data and information.

Washington Quarter Date Guide 1932-1964

Did You Know?

model56tripodThe Commission of Fine Arts twice declared Laura Gardin Fraser's Model 56 design (pictured above) as the winner of the design contest for the Washington quarter, only to be overruled by Treasury Secretary Andrew W. Mellon who decreed that John Flanagan's design would be adopted. Read more here.