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New Quarters Highlight Pioneering Aviator Bessie Coleman

In life and in death, Bessie Coleman hasn’t always received the same recognition as some of her peers. That’s beginning to change: Schools, airport streets, and a Chicago library all bear her name today. Now the barrier-breaking aviator has a special-edition quarter celebrating her achievements. ( More...

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Never knew!
Larry Toler 2
That's great. She was truly a hero and leader in the early days of aviation.


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