Mintage: 46,620,000 President: James K. Polk Years served: 1845-1849 Release date: 8/20/2009
Jaime Hernandez: James K. Polk was the eleventh President of the United States. Therefore, the James Polk Dollar was also the eleventh design issued in the Presidential Dollar Coin Program.
Obverse: A portrait of James Polk is featured on the coin along with the inscriptions, James K. Polk which are located right above his own portrait. Arched below Polk, are the inscriptions, 11th President 1845-1849, or the years in which he served as President of the United States.