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The History of Women on Coins

April 20, 2022 - By Stephanie Meredith March 8, 2022 Watch this video to explore the history of women on U.S. coins. In 1893, Queen Isabella of Spain became the first woman featured on a United States coin, the Queen Isabella Commemorative Quarter. It...

2022 American Women Quarters Proof Set™ Goes on Sale March 8

March 7, 2022 - WASHINGTON – The United States Mint (Mint) 2022 American Women Quarters Proof Set™ (product code 22WP) will be available for purchase on March 8 at noon EST. Priced at $21.00, this set consists of five proof finish American Women Quarter...

The Woman Behind the Long-Awaited Obverse Quarter Design

April 20, 2022 - By Jill Westeyn November 8, 2021 Contributions of American women have often been overlooked, but that is about to change. Literally. Beginning in 2022, the American Women Quarters™ Program will feature reverse designs honoring distinguished American women. One woman’s design,...

United States Mint Holiday Ornaments on Sale October 21

October 14, 2021 - WASHINGTON – The United States Mint (Mint) will begin accepting orders for the 2021 editions of the Mighty Minters™ Ornament and the United States Mint Ornament on October 21 at noon EDT. Orders for both products are limited to 15...

Anna May Wong Quarter

March 24, 2022 - The Anna May Wong Quarter is the fifth coin in the American Women Quarters™ Program. Anna May Wong was the first Chinese American film star in Hollywood. Wong was born January 3, 1905, in Los Angeles. Her birth name was...