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Citizens Coin Advisory Committee

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Established in 2003, the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) is the “informed, experienced and impartial resource” of our United States numismatic future.   While Congress must authorize every coin and most medals that the United States Mint manufactures, it is the CCAC that advises the Secretary of the Treasury on what our country’s future coinage will look and feel like.  The CCAC submits a letter to the Secretary of the Treasury after each public meeting, next meeting being March 1, 2011.  Their site has a great resource to view past legislation about the historical events and personal achievements Congress honors through the authorization of coins and medals.

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Written by Robert L. Wilson

February 28, 2011 at 8:08 am

ACL DAY

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I just wanted to wish the folks at ACL a Happy 3rd Birthday!  As I have stated before this blog is the Gold Standard of Americana.  Their shop, with all things being  “Made in the USA,” is full of great products!   Take a look and pick something up.  Thanks for everything ACL!

Written by Robert L. Wilson

December 26, 2010 at 9:59 am

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