Pages related to: America the Beautiful

War in the Pacific National Historical Park Quarter

August 14, 2018 - The westernmost park of all the National Park Service sites, Guam’s War in the Pacific National Historical Park honors the bravery, courage, and sacrifice of those participating in the campaigns of the Pacific Theater during World War II. The park...

San Antonio Missions National Historical Park Quarter

August 14, 2018 - The San Antonio Missions were among the largest concentrations of Spanish missions in North America, established in the 1700s, and helped create the foundation for the City of San Antonio, TX. The construction of aqueducts and irrigation canals (acequias) brought...

The Year of the Bird

June 6, 2018 - By Jill Westeyn June 6, 2018 Have you ever felt like numismatics has gone to the birds? The bird most associated with U.S. coinage is the bald eagle—rightly so, since the eagle is our national bird. U.S. coins have featured...