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Designs Unveiled for Breast Cancer Awareness Commemorative Coins

November 6, 2017 - by Sharon McPike Nov. 6, 2017 The United States Mint joined the Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF) to unveil the winning designs in the Breast Cancer Awareness Commemorative Coin Design Competition October 23 at BCRF’s headquarters in New York City....

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,...

World War I Centennial Silver Dollar

October 10, 2017 - More than four million American families sent their sons and daughters to serve in uniform during the Great War. 116,516 U.S. soldiers gave their lives in combat. Another 200,000 were wounded, a casualty rate far greater than in World War...

World War I Commemorative Coin: A Tribute to the Sacrifice of Americans

July 3, 2017 - By Office of Corporate Communications June 30, 2017 Congress authorized and the President signed into law the World War I American Veterans Centennial Commemorative Coin Act (Public Law 113-212) to “commemorate the centennial of America’s involvement in World War I...

United States Mint Commemorative Coin Program Over the Years

June 21, 2017 - By Office of Corporate Communications June 21, 2017 The United States Mint produces and sells commemorative coins to the public to honor American people, places, events, and institutions. The Mint has been producing commemorative coins since 1892, but authorization of...