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Historic Nickel with Forward–Facing Jefferson Heads into Circulation

January 12, 2006 - Washington — Pouring hundreds of shiny, new 2006 nickels from a silver goblet designed by President Thomas Jefferson, officials at the United States Mint launched into circulation today the Nation’s first circulating coin that features the image of a United...

Photographer’s Image Basis for Ocean in View Nickel Design

September 8, 2005 - WASHINGTON — The United States Mint is crediting a photograph by Andrew E. Cier of Astoria, Oregon, as a basis for artist Joe Fitzgerald’s image on the reverse of the 2005 Ocean in View nickel. Mr. Cier, a professional photographer,...