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United States Mint Withdraws 1999–2001 Proof Set Collection

June 25, 2002 - WASHINGTON, June 25, 2002 — The United States Mint today announced it will discontinue sales of its recently released 1999–2001 Proof Set Collection because of newly–discovered deterioration that affected a number of sets, apparently during storage. Evidence of tarnishing and...

Mint Environmental Initiatives Mark Earth Day Celebration

April 22, 1999 - Washington, D.C. — To celebrate Earth Day, U.S. Mint Director Philip N. Diehl today reported on the major environmental policy initiatives and practices underway at current Mint facilities, and plans for the new building the Mint is scheduled to occupy...