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Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Clad Half Dollar Coin

July 1, 2019 - The Apollo program, along with its predecessor Mercury and Gemini programs, inspired generations of American students to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM), which has fueled innovation and economic growth throughout a range of industries over the...

American Legion 100th Anniversary Clad Half Dollar Coin

August 29, 2018 - The American Legion is a non-partisan organization founded in 1919. It is the nation’s largest veterans group, with nearly two million members in more than 12,000 posts throughout the United States. Learn more about the American Legion 100th Anniversary Coin Program.

Breast Cancer Awareness Commemorative Coin Program

July 2, 2018 - Sculptor-Engravers Renata Gordon and Phebe Hemphill discuss their work on the 2018 Breast Cancer Awareness Commemorative Coin Program. Background Each year thousands of women and men are diagnosed with breast cancer.  Thanks to earlier detection, increased awareness, and improved treatment,...

Congress Bicentennial Half Dollar

January 3, 2017 - The Congress Bicentennial Half Dollar was released in 1989 to commemorate the Bicentennial of the U.S. Congress.

Answer to Inquiries Regarding Issuing of Clad Coins

January 23, 2017 - Press Release June 4, 1968 FOR USE IN ANSWER TO INQUIRIES (Prepared in concurrence with the Federal Reserve System) Since July 1967, when the Treasury Department ceased its sales of silver at $1.29 per ounce, the Treasury and the Federal...

Statue of Liberty Half Dollar

December 22, 2016 - This coin was first struck on October 18, 1985 with production continuing through 1986. The Statue of Liberty Half Dollar coin was authorized in commemoration of the centennial of the Statue of Liberty.

Mount Rushmore Golden Anniversary Half Dollar

December 21, 2016 - Released on February 15, 1991, this commemorative coin honors the 50th Anniversary of Mount Rushmore.  It was unveiled at a ceremony held at Ford’s Theatre in South Dakota.