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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...

New Quarter Shines Light on Apostle Islands National Lakeshore

April 13, 2018 - By Tracy Chavez April 12, 2018 The United States Mint joined the National Park Service on April 11, 2018, to celebrate the release of the coin honoring Apostle Islands National Lakeshore in Wisconsin, as part of the America the Beautiful Quarters®...

Apostle Islands National Lakeshore Quarter Available on April 9

April 2, 2018 - WASHINGTON – The United States Mint (Mint) will offer bags and rolls of quarters honoring Apostle Islands National Lakeshore in Wisconsin starting on April 9 at noon Eastern Time (ET). The quarter’s reverse (tails) design depicts the sea caves at...