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Mint Releases Boys Town Commemorative Centennial Coin

March 27, 2017 - By Office of Corporate Communications March 8, 2017 On Thursday, March 9, the United States Mint will hold a ceremony at the Liaison Capitol Hill Metropolitan Ballroom in Washington, D.C., to officially open sales of the 2017 Boys Town Centennial...

Effigy Mounds Quarter Makes Its Debut

March 27, 2017 - By Office of Corporate Communications February 22, 2017 NASA Astronaut Discusses Effigy Mounds Check out this video from our friends at NASA – National Aeronautics and Space Administration! Astronaut Peggy Whitson of Iowa recorded this message from the International Space...

Come See the Gold, Come Strike a Medal at the Treasury Department

February 15, 2017 - Press Release December 27, 1976 Gold bars weighing almost half a ton. A press specially designed so visitors may strike their own White House medal. These fascinating attractions, and much more, are part of the all-new displays in the Exhibit...

Brooks’ Remarks at National Bicentennial Coinage Ceremony

February 13, 2017 - Excerpts of Remarks of the Honorable Mary T. Brooks Director of the Mint at the Minneapolis Federal Reserve Bank Minneapolis, Minnesota Monday, July 7, 1975, 11:30 A.M. Press Release July 7, 1975 FOR RELEASE UPON DELIVERY I’m delighted to be...

Bicentennial Circulating Coins Arrive

February 13, 2017 - Press Release July 1, 1975 Bruce K. MacLaury, President of the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, has invited Mint Director Mary Brooks to that city to launch the national coinage salute to the Bicentennial on Monday, July 7, 1975. Minneapolis...

“The Granite Lady’s” New Gold Display

February 10, 2017 - Press Release December 2, 1974 Notice to Assignment Editors Sneak preview for the press at the Old Mint, Fifth and Mission Streets, San Francisco, California, on Monday, December 9, 1974, at 11:00 a.m.: The Granite Lady starring the Old San...