1878 was the first year of issue for this coin. Of the 5 types of 1878 Morgan Dollars the values for the coins are about the same for circulated examples $39.00-$55.00 dependi…ng on grade and type. (MORE)
This depends on the country/organization. See related questions. US: Rutherford Birchard Hayes. Rutherford B. Hayes was the 19th President of the United Statesfrom 1877 Marc…h 4 to 1881 March 4. He was previously the Governorof Ohio. (MORE)
George S. Houston (bon January 17, 1811 in Franklin, Tennessee; died December 31, 1879 in Athens, Alabama) succeeded David P. Lewis as the twenty-fourth Governor of Alabama, s…erving between November 24, 1874 and November 28, 1878.\n.
\nFollowing the end of Houston's term as Governor, Rufus W. Cobb (born February 25, 1829 in Ashville, Alabama; died November 26, 1913 in Birmingham, Alabama) became the twenty-fifth Governor of Alabama, serving between November 28, 1878 and December 1, 1882. (MORE)
William Irwin (born c. 1827 in Butler County, Ohio; died March 15, 1886 in San Francisco, California) succeeded Romualdo Pacheco as the thirteenth Governor of California, serv…ing between December 9, 1875 and January 8, 1880, including the whole of 1878. (MORE)
Stephen F. Chadwick (born December 25, 1825 in Middletown, Connecticut; died January 15, 1895 in Salem, Oregon) succeeded La Fayette Grover as the fifth Governor of Oregon, se…rving between February 1, 1877 and September 11, 1878.\n.
\nFollowing the end of Chadwick's term as Governor, WW Thayer (born July 15, 1827 in Lima, New York; died October 15, 1899 in Portland, Oregon) became the sixth Governor of Oregon, serving between September 11, 1878 and September 13, 1882. (MORE)
Harrison Ludington (born July 30, 1812 in Dutchess County, New York; died June 17, 1891) succeeded William Robert Taylor as the thirteenth Governor of Wisconsin, serving betwe…en January 3, 1876 and January 7, 1878.\n.
\nFollowing the end of Ludington's term as Governor, William E. Smith (born June 18, 1824 in Kincardineshire, Scotland; died February 13, 1883) became the fourteenth Governor of Wisconsin, serving between January 7, 1878 and January 2, 1882. (MORE)
Joseph D. Bedle (born January 5, 1821 in Middletown Point, New Jersey; died October 21, 1894 in New York, New York) succeeded Joel Parker as the twenty-third Governor of New J…ersey, serving between January 19, 1875 and January 15, 1878.\n.
\nFollowing the end of Bedle's term as Governor, George B. McClellan (born December 3, 1826 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; died October 29, 1885 in Orange, New Jersey) became the twenty-fourth Governor of New Jersey, serving between January 15, 1878 and January 18, 1881. (MORE)
James D. Porter (born December 7, 1828 in Paris, Tennessee; died died May 18, 1912 in Paris, Tennessee) succeeded John C. Brown as the twenty-third Governor of Tennessee, serv…ing between January 18, 1875 and February 16, 1879, including the whole of 1878. (MORE)
The United States Mint issued 6 different denominations of gold coins in 1878, One Dollar, Quarter Eagle ($2.50), Three Dollars, Half Eagle ($5), Eagle ($10), and Double Eagle… ($20). Depending on which of these coins you have, what condition it is in, and what mintmark it has, this coin can be worth anywhere from $200 to $40,000. (MORE)