1857 BRAIDED HAIR 1C, SMALL DATE PR65 Red Brown
SMALL DATE. ONLY 238 STRUCK. CAC.
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In 1857, future president William Howard Taft was born in Cincinnati, Ohio. Taft would go on to become the only man to be both the President of the United States and the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court. This 1857 braided hair cent recalls the birth of the 27th US President.