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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.

Olympics (France and Spain) Half Dollar

December 21, 2016 - Released on January 17, 1992, this coin was authorized to support the training of American athletes participating in the 1992 Olympic Games that took place in Barcelona, Spain.

Bill of Rights Half Dollar

December 21, 2016 - Released on January 22, 1993, this coin was authorized in commemoration of the first ten amendments of the Constitution of the United States, known as the Bill of Rights, and the role that James Madison played in supporting their adoption.