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2014 First Spouse Series One-Half Ounce Gold Coin | Lou Hoover

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The third in the series released in 2014, the Lou Hoover First Spouse Gold Coin features a portrait of Lou Hoover on the obverse (heads). The reverse (tails) design features a late 1920s radio representing her first public radio address as first lady. She was the first to make such a speech. This coin is available today!

 

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Written by Robert L. Wilson

October 16, 2014 at 12:33 pm

50th Anniversary Kennedy Half-Dollar Uncirculated Coin Set

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The 50th Anniversary Kennedy Half-Dollar Uncirculated Coin Set is one of three products being offered in 2014 commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Kennedy half-dollar. This set includes a folder, coin card with uncirculated finish coins from the Philadelphia and Denver facilities, and certificate of authenticity. Each 2014-dated uncirculated coin features the original 1964 portrait of John F. Kennedy designed by United States Mint Chief Engraver Gilroy Roberts. The obverse (heads) and reverse (tails) of each coin are displayed in the coin card. This set is available today!

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Written by Robert L. Wilson

August 6, 2014 at 8:06 am

2014 National Baseball Hall of Fame Young Collectors Set

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Hey batter, batter!!…….The United States Mint proudly presents the 2014 National Baseball Hall of Fame Young Collectors Set, featuring the 2014 National Baseball Hall of Fame Uncirculated Half-Dollar in a rotating capsule. Perfect for any young collector or baseball fan, this product features the “United States Mint Kids” characters (a boy, a girl and their dog) learning about the history of baseball while visiting the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum in Cooperstown, N.Y. A Certificate of Authenticity is printed on the package, which also has the ability to be displayed in an open position to show the coin. This product is available today!

 

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Written by Robert L. Wilson

August 1, 2014 at 8:01 am

2014 Herbert Hoover $1 Coin Cover

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This limited-edition coin cover—only 20,000 will be produced—honors President Herbert Hoover, who served as our 31st President from 1929-1933. The United States Mint official American Presidency $1 Coin Cover honoring Hoover features two coins from the first day of production at each United States Mint facility in Philadelphia and Denver. This product is available today!

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Written by Robert L. Wilson

July 31, 2014 at 7:31 am

2014 First Spouse Series One-Half Ounce Gold Coin – Grace Coolidge

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The second released in 2014, the Grace Coolidge First Spouse Gold Coin features a portrait of Grace Coolidge on its obverse (heads). As first lady, she promoted education for the deaf and drew attention to the needs of the disabled. Mrs. Coolidge used her position to promote many groups, including leadership and community service activities for boys and girls. The reverse (tails) of this coin depicts three hands finger-spelling the letters USA in American Sign Language against the backdrop of the White House. This coin is available today!

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Written by Robert L. Wilson

July 29, 2014 at 7:29 am

2014 First Spouse Series One-Half Ounce Gold Coin – Florence Harding

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The Florence Harding First Spouse Gold Coin, the first in the series released in 2014, features her portrait on the obverse (heads). The reverse (tails) features multiple facets of Harding’s life, including stylized ballots and a ballot box, camera, torch and initials referencing World War I veterans. This coin is available today with proof and uncirculated finishes!

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Written by Robert L. Wilson

July 27, 2014 at 7:27 am

2014 America the Beautiful Quarters Uncirculated Coin Set

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The 2014 United States Mint America the Beautiful Uncirculated Coin Set – a 10-coin set containing five uncirculated America the Beautiful Quarters® Program coins minted in Philadelphia and five minted in Denver. The 2014 set honors Great Smoky Mountains National Park in Tennessee; Shenandoah National Park in Virginia; Arches National Park in Utah; Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve in Colorado; and Everglades National Park in Florida.

Plus, educational information about each site. Available today!

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Written by Robert L. Wilson

July 21, 2014 at 7:21 am

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