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America the Beautiful Quarters Bags and Two-Roll Set | Vicksburg National Military Park

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Vicksburg National Military Park offers visitors a unique way to connect with the history of Vicksburg and the Civil War. The park includes more than 1,300 historic monuments and markers, 20 miles of trenches, a 16-mile tour road, nearly 150 cannons and a restored gunboat. Honor the historical significance of the park with these expertly crafted coins. Each bag contains 100 circulating quality coins that were never released into circulation and the two-roll set contains 40 circulating quality coins from the United States Mint facilities at Philadelphia and Denver. Pay tribute to our Nation’s rich history and order today!.

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Written by Robert L. Wilson

August 31, 2011 at 8:31 am

2011 America the Beautiful Quarters 3-Coin Set | Gettysburg National Military Park

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Explore the rich history of our Nation with the America the Beautiful Quarters Three-Coin Set – Gettysburg National Military Park. The set includes one uncirculated quarter each from the United States Mint facilities at Philadelphia and Denver, as well as a proof quarter from the United States Mint at San Francisco. The coins’ reverse image depicts the 72nd Pennsylvania Infantry Monument and contains the inscriptions GETTYSBURG, PENNSYLVANIA, 2011 and E PLURIBUS UNUM. This set will make the perfect addition to your or a loved one’s collection. Order today!.

Image/Text: U.S.Mint

Written by Robert L. Wilson

August 1, 2011 at 8:01 am

Safe Find-Antique Calamander Safe

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Here is an oldie.  I couldn’t find much information on it, but the owner states the safe dates back to 1843.  It is a  Calamander Safe and is located in Lexington, MA.  The safe shows plenty of wear and tear, but being a 167 years old, who know what might have been stored in it.

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Written by Robert L. Wilson

December 16, 2010 at 8:08 am

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