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Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr.

May 31, 2018 - Who was Dr. King? Martin Luther King, Jr. (born in 1929) was a leader in American civil rights for 13 years. Through nonviolent protest, he helped to promote racial equality in the United States from December 1955 until his assassination...

Office of Strategic Services (OSS) Bronze Medal

March 26, 2018 - This medal is a bronze replica of the Congressional Gold Medal presented collectively to the members of the Office of Strategic Services (OSS). The OSS was America’s first effort to implement a system of strategic intelligence during World War II...

Bob Dole Bronze Medal

January 17, 2018 - This medal is a bronze replica of the Congressional Gold Medal presented to Bob Dole in recognition of his service to the nation as a soldier, legislator, and statesman. Bob Dole proudly served the people of Kansas in Congress for...

Filipino Veterans of World War II Bronze Medal

January 18, 2018 - This medal is a bronze replica of the Congressional Gold Medal presented collectively to Filipino Veterans of World War II who served honorably in an active duty status between July 26, 1941 and December 31, 1946, under the command of...

Inside the Denver Mint: The First Coining Press

September 19, 2017 - September 19, 2017 Inside the Denver Mint, there are many artifacts from the United States Mint’s 225-year history. One of the things you might find is a replica of the first coining press from 1792. For the first 40 years...

Jacob J. Lew Secretary of the Treasury Bronze Medal

July 26, 2017 - The Treasury Department has a longstanding tradition of striking an official medal for each Secretary of the Treasury. The Mint produces the medal under the general authority of 31 U.S.C. § 5111 (a) (2), which states that the Secretary may...

Mint Offers Marian Anderson National Medal

February 16, 2017 - Press Release October 26, 1978 Director of the Mint, Mrs. Stella B. Hackel, today announced the availability of the Marian Anderson three-inch national bronze medal. Public Law 95-9, passed by the Congress and signed into law by the President on...

Mint Director Announces Completion of Secretary Blumenthal Medal

February 16, 2017 - Press Release October 10, 1978 Mrs. Stella B. Hackel, Director of the Mint, today announced the completion of the official medal of Treasury Secretary W. Michael Blumenthal. The Blumenthal medal has been added to the list of Treasury Secretary medals...

First Sale of Proof Editions of President Carter’s Miniature Medal

February 15, 2017 - Press Release August 8, 1977 A bronze proof-quality edition of the miniature of President Jimmy Carter’s official Presidential medal will go on sale for the first time at the Mint Exhibit at the American Numismatic Convention, August 23-28, 1977, in...