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CHINA-REPUBLIC 1912 Li Yuan Hung (with Hat) One Dollar Silver, L&M43, Y320, NGC MS66,,Norcal Collection.

Li Yuan Hung, who styled himself as Songqing. A native of huangpi, Hubei province, was appointed as the commander of the 21st mixed union of the Hubei new army in the late Qing dynasty. After the wuchang uprising on october 10, 1911, Li Yuan Hung was promoted to the position of governor of Hubei military government. When the nanjing provisional government was founded, he was elected as vice president. In 1914, Yuan Shi Kai dissolved the parliament and served as president of the senate. After Yuan Shi Kai's death, he was forced to step down as a president. In 1922, he was supported by Zhili Clique and became president again. In the early 20th century, Li Yuan Hung was elected as the president twice



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CHINA-REPUBLIC 1912 Li Yuan Hung (with Hat) One Dollar

Estimate $10,000 - $20,000Nov 25, 2018