Pages related to: State and Territory Quarters

Guam Quarter

April 10, 2017 - The Guam quarter is the third in the 2009 District of Columbia and U.S. Territories Quarters Program. Initial Western contact with Guam occurred when explorer Ferdinand Magellan reached the southernmost Mariana Islands in 1521. From 1668 to 1815, it served...

District of Columbia Quarter

August 30, 2016 - The District of Columbia quarter is the first of 2009 and the first in the District of Columbia and U.S. Territories Quarters Program. The District of Columbia, created in 1790, became the Nation’s capital on December 1, 1800. The 10-square-mile...

American Samoa Quarter

August 30, 2016 - The American Samoa quarter is the fourth in the 2009 District of Columbia and U.S. Territories Quarters Program. American Samoa—known as the heart of Polynesia—is a group of five islands and two coral atolls in the South Pacific, approximately 2,300...

Mint 50 State Quarters Design Use Policy

June 30, 2016 - The United States Mint will not object to use of the obverse or reverse design of any 50 State Quarters Program coin approved by the Secretary of the Treasury, subject to the following conditions: Quarter designs and credits may not...

D.C. and U.S. Territories Quarters

November 2, 2016 - About the D.C. and U.S. Territories Quarters The D.C. and U.S. Territories Quarters Design Evaluation and Selection Process Additional Resources Related Coin Programs About the D.C. and U.S. Territories Quarters In 2009, the United States Mint minted and issued six...

50 State Quarters Program

August 23, 2017 - Launched in 1999, the United States Mint’s 50 State Quarters Program was a 10-year initiative that honored each of the nation’s states in the order that they ratified the Constitution or were admitted into the Union. Each quarter was produced...

Richard Masters

April 13, 2018 - Artistic Infusion Program Designer Richard Masters is a Professor Emeritus at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh where he previously served as Professor of Art for 19 years. Just prior to announcing his retirement in May 2015, he was selected for...

Donna Weaver

April 13, 2018 - Artistic Infusion Program Designer Donna Weaver studied sculpting, painting and print-making at the Art Academy of Cincinnati, graduating with a fine arts degree in 1966. A native of northern Kentucky, she worked for several of the area’s toy companies, including...

Don Everhart

October 19, 2017 - Sculptor-Engraver Don Everhart joined the United States Mint sculptor-engraver team in January 2004. Born in York, Pennsylvania, he earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts in painting from Kutztown State University in 1972. The following year, Everhart joined the Franklin Mint...