Chester A. Arthur - The Twenty First Release Of The Presidential Dollar Series! Hand Picked Gem Uncirculated Condition.
These Presidential Dollars are sure to be some of the most collected coins ever. Each is in gem uncirculated condition, taken from U.S. Mint wrapped rolls. You can choose Philadelphia (P) mint coins or Denver (D) mint issues.
Arthur was born in Vermont but grew up in upstate New York. He graduated from Union College in 1848 and after graduating taught school while he was attending law school himself. He spent his early career as a lawyer in New York City. Arthur embraced the cause of civil service reform. Arthur served as Vice President until September, 1881 when he was sworn into office as President due to the assassination of Garfield and served as a stalwart Republican until March 4, 1885. His advocacy and enforcement of the Pendelton Civil Service Reform Act was the centerpiece of his administration. He married Ellen Herndon in 1859 and had three children. Arthur became President being widely distrusted but retired quite respected! He died at age 57 in November of 1886.