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Harriet Lane

Biography

Born in Mercersburg, Pennsylvania. She was a niece of president James Buchanan and served as official hostess. She was not designated as first lady and does not appear on a “First Spouse” coin.

Source credit: Pete Smith, American Numismatic Biographies

 

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