Oregon artisan's work selected for native coin

November 14, 2014 8:14 PM

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For the past 10 years, he's lived in Beatty, a Klamath County community that was once part of the Klamath Indian Reservation. It's a community where the tribal influence persists.

"Since establishing a studio in Beatty, I have developed a greater understanding of Native American culture," says Rogers. "As a veteran, I am especially pleased and proud to have my design selected to honor the Native American Code Talkers on the reverse side of the 2016 Native American $1 coin."

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