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Mint Facilities to Curtail Use of National Gas

February 15, 2017 - Press Release January 28, 1977 Deputy Director of the Mint Frank H. MacDonald announced today that in accordance with requests from the States of Pennsylvania and New York, the U.S. Mint at Philadelphia and the New York Assay Office will...

Judging Begins to Select Bicentennial Coin Designs

February 9, 2017 - Press Release January 3, 1974 Judging of the 884 entries submitted in the national Bicentennial Coinage Design Competition will commence Wednesday, January 9, 1974, at the United States Mint, Fifth and Arch Streets, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Mrs. Mary Brooks, Director of...

Mrs. Taylor Wins Woman-of-the-Year Award

February 8, 2017 - Press Release April 19, 1972 Mrs. Mary Brooks, Director of the Mint, today presented the first Philadelphia Mint Woman-of –the-Year Award to Mrs. Mary Taylor, supervisor of the janitorial staff. Mrs. Taylor, who supervises a predominantly male staff, is responsible...

Hoskins Joins Mint to Organize Numismatic Service

January 11, 2017 - Press Release August 22, 1970 ADVANCE FOR RELEASE AT 10 A.M. CDT, SATURDAY, AUG. 22, 1970 Mrs. Mary T. Brooks, Director of the Mint, announces the appointment of Charles Roy Hoskins III, effective August 13, 1970, to serve as a...

Unveiling Ceremony of the Mint’s Historic Tiffany Glass Mosaics

January 23, 2017 - At the Philadelphia Mint Independence Mall, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on June 8, 1971, at 11:30 A.M. PROGRAM Welcoming Remarks * * * * Nicholas Theodore, Superintendent of the Philadelphia Mint Introductory Remarks* * * Mrs. Mary Brooks, Director of the Mint...

Mint Director Announces New Medal Series

December 28, 2016 - Press Release August 31, 1970 The first of a new series of miniature Presidential medals are being struck at the U.S. Mint in Philadelphia, Mary T. Brooks, Director of the Mint, announced today. Miniature medals of President Nixon, Kennedy and...