Decoding the Dollar
The American Numismatic Association (ANA)
announced that ANA Money Museum Curator Douglas Mudd would be
discussing the history, design and current use of the $1 bill on the
Fox Business Network. This is the embedded video supplied by the Fox
What do the symbols and numbers on the dollar bill
actually mean? This video takes a look at the shadier and more intriguing
threads of meaning and symbolism at play in the bill's design.
Extraordinary strands of numerology are interwoven into the bill's
structure, which, on analysis, suggest surprising hidden alignments.
Why does it look the way it does and how has it changed through the
We'll analyze the significance of changes in the bill's appearance
over time and examine alternative designs. We'll also look at the
historical context of the bill's conception--what the dollar bill set
out to represent--the patriotism and idealism of a young republic; and
go inside the Treasury's Department of Printing and Engraving for
exclusive access to the presses and the people who process the
millions upon millions of dollars in circulation.
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