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Get Started Collecting Coins

September 20, 2017 - It’s easy to start a coin collection. You can begin with coins that you already have on hand. Coin Terms Becoming a coin collector involves a common vocabulary. You’ll find basic coin terms in our coin term glossary. Coin Anatomy...

Tell Us Your Coin Story!

September 22, 2017 - Are you a coin collector? We’d love to hear from you! The United States Mint is seeking your stories about coins and coin collecting for a new feature on our website called “Coin Stories.” Our first question… How do you...

Ellis Island Quarter Shines in the Garden State

September 1, 2017 - September 1, 2017 by Tracy Chavez The United States Mint and the National Park Service launched the America the Beautiful Quarters® Program New Jersey quarter honoring Ellis Island August 30. The ceremony took place on Ellis Island, the historic gateway...

Inside the Denver Mint: The Millionaire Calculating Machine

August 22, 2017 - August 22, 2017 If you visit the Denver Mint, you might meet a millionaire. But this millionaire isn’t a person, and it’s not a coin, either. It’s an object you might use every day in school or as an application...

U.S. Mint Celebrates 225th Anniversary with Collectors in Denver

August 7, 2017 - By Jill Westeyn (Photos by Debbie Dawson) August 4, 2017 Members of the United States Mint Retail Team and Office of Corporate Communications, in addition to senior leaders, proudly represented the bureau at the American Numismatic Association’s World’s Fair of...