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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...

Coin Finishes

July 20, 2017 - Do you know the different types of coins the Mint makes? The Mint produces proof, circulating, uncirculated, and commemorative coins; and silver and gold bullion coins. “Circulating,” “uncirculated,” and “proof” are the Mint’s collectible coins. Maybe you’ve heard these terms...

Forum to Discuss the Numismatic Hobby

September 2, 2016 - WASHINGTON, DC — The United States Mint is holding a one-day Numismatic Forum on Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016, in Philadelphia, Pa. The purpose of this meeting is to gather individual members of stakeholder organizations to share perspectives on the past, present,...