Leading us through the Presidential $1 Coin Series this month is the Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential $1 Coin. Now you can purchase these circulating quality $1 coins in distinctive United States Mint wrappers from the United States Mint facilities at Philadelphia or Denver. Re-live history when you purchase the 2011 Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential $1 Coin Rolls.
Enjoy the breathtaking landscapes and natural heritage of Glacier National Park when you purchase the 2011 America the Beautiful Quarters Three-Coin Set—Glacier National Park. This unique quarter trio includes one uncirculated quarter from each of the United States Mint facilities at Philadelphia and Denver and one proof quarter from the United States Mint at San Francisco. Order one or more of these spectacular sets today!
Looking for the perfect gift for yourself or a loved one? Place your order for the 2011 America the Beautiful Quarters Bags and Two-Roll Set—Vicksburg National Military Park. The quarter's design depicts the U.S.S. Cairo on the Yazoo River as it would have been seen when it served the U.S. Navy during the Civil War.
Orders for the 2011 First Spouse Series One-Half Ounce Gold Coin—Lucy Hayes are now being accepted. Each coin is made of .9999 fine gold and features a reverse (tails side) design that represents Lucy Hayes' participation in the first Easter Egg Roll held at the White House. Bronze medal replicas featuring this design are also available. The First Spouse Series One-Half Ounce Gold Coin—Lucy Hayes is a great gift for any coin enthusiast!
Celebrate the endurance of our Nation with the spectacular 2011 September 11 National Medal. The United States Mint is issuing this silver medal, which not only honors those who lost their lives, but also those who risked their lives to save others on September 11, 2001. Learn how you can pay tribute by visiting us online at www.usmint.gov or to place your order.
|09/15/2011||2011 American Eagle Silver Uncirculated Coin|
|09/20/2011||2011 America the Beautiful Quarters Three-Coin Set™—Olympic National Park|
|09/22/2011||2011 United States Mint Presidential $1 Coin & First Spouse Medal Set™—Rutherford B. Hayes|
|10/04/2011||2011 Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential $1 Coin Cover|
|10/19/2011||2011 America the Beautiful Quarters Three-Coin Set™—Vicksburg National Military Park|
For the August Coin of the Month, Peter the Mint Eagle presents the 2011 Medal of Honor Commemorative Gold Coin. Although the Medal of Honor was created specifically for the Civil War, Congress made it a permanent decoration in 1863. Almost 3,400 members of the Armed Forces have received the award for heroic actions in battle since that time.
Teachers, the United States Mint H.I.P. Pocket Change Web site will continue to be your ongoing education resource this year. You'll find that our fun and creative instructional ideas and tools can enrich and extend your standards-based curricula in many core content areas.
You can start your productive browsing with our Back to School Page, newly updated for the 2011-2012 school year!