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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...

Mint Director Unveils Penny Franklin Sculpture

December 28, 2016 - Press Release June 10, 1971 Mrs. Mary Brooks, Director of the Mint, praised Philadelphia’s school children for collecting the nearly 80,000 pennies that Reginald E. Beauchamp molded into his “talking” sculpture of Benjamin Franklin which she unveiled today. “The nation’s...

Mint to Unveil Historic Tiffany Glass Mosaics

December 28, 2016 - Press Release May 24, 1971 Mrs. John B. Connally, wife of the Secretary of the Treasury, will assist Mrs. Mary Brooks, Director of the Mint, at the unveiling of seven historic Tiffany glass mosaics at 11:30 a.m., on Tuesday, June...

United States Mint at Philadelphia Earns Excellence in Government Awards

May 12, 2004 - PHILADELPHIA — On May 6, 2004, the United States Mint at Philadelphia received the “Excellence in Government” awards, presented by the Federal Executive Board (FEB). The FEB, which was established to improve coordination among Federal activities and programs outside Washington,...