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Harry S. Truman 2015 One Dollar Coin Cover

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This $1 Coin Cover features two coins from the first day of production at both Philadelphia and Denver U.S. Mint facilities. Quantity is limited to 15,000, so order your 2015 Harry S. Truman One Dollar Coin Cover while supplies last.
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Written by Robert L. Wilson

March 25, 2015 at 2:03 pm

2015 March of Dimes Silver Dollar

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The United States Mint is proud to offer the 2015 March of Dimes Silver Dollar, commemorating the 75th anniversary of the establishment of the March of Dimes Foundation. Offered in both a proof and an uncirculated finish, the obverse (heads) features a profile view of President Franklin D. Roosevelt and Dr. Jonas Salk, two leaders in the fight against polio. The reverse (tails) design depicts a baby cradled in the hand of a parent, representing the foundation’s dedication to the health of babies everywhere. The inscriptions are “UNITED STATES OF AMERICA,” “$1,” “MARCH OF DIMES” and “E PLURIBUS UNUM.”  Shop Now

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U.S. Mint Celebrates Women’s History Month

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Women’s History Month is celebrated annually in March and highlights the contributions of women in our nation’s history and contemporary society. The United States Mint has honored these contributions with an array of products. From the First Spouse Gold Coins to the Rosa Parks Bronze Medal, recognizing courage in the battle for civil rights, to the Women Airforce Service Pilots Bronze Medal, honoring women’s pioneering military service, the United States Mint is proud to celebrate Women’s History Month. You can view these and more on our Women’s History Month category page.  Shop Now

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American Eagle 2014 One Ounce Platinum Proof Coin

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The 2014 American Eagle one ounce platinum proof coin commemorates the sixth and final principle of the Preamble Series, “To Secure the Blessings of Liberty to Ourselves and our Posterity.” Each 2014 American Eagle one ounce platinum proof coin contains 99.95 percent platinum and is packaged in a custom–designed portfolio presentation case.

Written by Robert L. Wilson

December 23, 2014 at 12:00 pm

Franklin D. Roosevelt 2014 Presidential One Dollar Coin & First Spouse Medal Set

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Commemorate a presidency of unrivaled legacy with this unique product that includes an uncirculated quality Franklin D. Roosevelt $1 Coin and an Anna Eleanor Roosevelt Bronze Medal bearing a likeness of the First Spouse Gold Coin. The coin and medal are held in a durable plastic card enhanced with beautiful representations of the President’s and first spouse’s portraits, with issuance information on the back.

Written by Robert L. Wilson

December 22, 2014 at 12:57 pm

First Spouse 2014 Bronze Medal Series

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The 2014 First Spouse Bronze Medal Series – Four Medal Set 1 5/16 inch bears the likenesses of this year’s First Spouse Gold Coins honoring Florence Harding, Grace Coolidge, Lou Hoover and Anna Eleanor Roosevelt on the obverse (heads) side of the medals. The medals are packaged in Mylar®, inserted into a folded card containing product information and placed in a custom–made envelope.

Written by Robert L. Wilson

December 21, 2014 at 12:54 pm

50th Anniversary Kennedy 2014 Half-Dollar Silver Coin Collection

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Four unique ways to honor 50 years of the Kennedy half–dollar. The 50th Anniversary Kennedy Half–Dollar Silver Coin Collection includes four Kennedy half–dollar coins struck in 90% silver in four different finishes, one from each of the U.S. Mint’s coin production facilities. Something special for any collector or the perfect gift!

Written by Robert L. Wilson

December 20, 2014 at 12:50 pm


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