What are Indian head pennies?
Indian head cents were minted from 1859 to 1909. The front side had a picture of Miss Liberty wearing a Native American headdress and the back side had a shield and wreath with the words ONE CENT.
What are facts about the Indian Head Penny that are mentioned in the website of International Coins and Currency?
There are Indian head pennies and there are wheat cents but they're not the same coin. Indian head cents were made from 1859 to 1909. Wheat cents were made from 1909 to 1958 and have the familiar picture of Abraham Lincoln on the front. Please see "What is the value of a 1902 Indian head penny?" for more information.