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Susan B. Anthony Dollar

January 12, 2017 - This coin featuring Susan B. Anthony was first issued by the United States Mint in 1979 and it replaced the Eisenhower Dollar. This was the first time that a woman appeared on a circulating coin. The coin was minted from 1979-1981 and again...

2017 Lions Clubs Centennial

January 12, 2017 - By Office of Corporate Communications January 11, 2017 The United States Mint will soon be offering the Lions Clubs International Centennial Silver Dollar. Public Law 112-181 authorizes the Mint to strike and issue up to 400,000 silver dollar coins with...

Coinage Commission Acts on Eisenhower Dollar

January 23, 2017 - Press Release May 13, 1970 The Joint Coinage Commission met today to reconsider its position on the minting of an Eisenhower dollar coin. It recommended, by a substantial majority vote, that the Secretary of the Treasury be authorized to mint...

Lafayette Dollar

December 29, 2016 - The Lafayette Dollar was released in 1900 to commemorate the erection of a monument to General Lafayette, in the city of Paris, France. This was the first commemorative dollar coin by the United States Mint is also the first coin to...

Louisiana Purchase Exposition Gold Dollar (McKinley)

December 29, 2016 - The Louisiana Purchase Exposition Gold Dollar (McKinley) was released in 1903 to commemorate the Louisiana Purchase Exposition, which was held in St. Louis, Missouri. This coin, and a second Louisiana Purchase Exposition Gold Dollar featuring Thomas Jefferson, were the first...

Louisiana Purchase Exposition Gold Dollar (Jefferson)

December 29, 2016 - The Louisiana Purchase Exposition Gold Dollar (Jefferson) was released in 1903 to commemorate the Louisiana Purchase Exposition. The Exposition was held in St. Louis, Missouri and it celebrated the centennial of the Louisiana Purchase. This coin, and the Louisiana Purchase Exposition Gold...

Panama-Pacific Exposition Gold Dollar

December 29, 2016 - The Panama-Pacific Exposition Gold Dollar was released in 1915 to commemorate the Panama-Pacific International Exposition. The Exposition was held in San Francisco and celebrated the successful completion of the Panama Canal.

Grant Memorial Gold Dollar

December 28, 2016 - The Grant Memorial Gold Dollar was released in 1922 to commemorate the 100th anniversary of General Ulysses S. Grant’s birth.

Silver Dollar Disposal Plan

February 2, 2017 - In Answer to Inquiries December 6, 1968 The following excerpts from the press briefing held by Assistant Secretary of the Treasury Robert A. Wallace, on Thursday, December 5, 1968, following the meeting of the Joint Commission on the Coinage, answer...