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World War I Centennial Silver Medals Program

September 27, 2018 - The World War I Centennial Silver Medals are being issued in conjunction with the congressionally authorized World War I Centennial Silver Dollar.  This five-medal program features obverse (heads) and reverse (tails) designs that pay homage to each branch of the U.S. Armed Forces...

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...

Iowa Centennial Commemorative Coin Legislation

March 30, 2017 - PUBLIC LAW 612—79TH CONGRESS CHAPTER 767—2D SESSION H.R. 2377 August 7, 1946 An Act To authorize the coinage of 50-cent pieces in commemoration of the one-hundredth anniversary of the admission of Iowa into the Union as a State. Be it...

Elgin, Illinois Centennial Commemorative Coin Legislation

March 28, 2017 - PUBLIC—NO. 688—74TH CONGRESS H.R. 8234 June 16, 1936 An Act To authorize the coinage of 50-cent pieces in commemoration of the one hundredth anniversary of the founding of the city of Elgin, Illinois, and the erection of a heroic Pioneer...

Bridgeport, Connecticut Centennial Commemorative Coin Legislation

March 28, 2017 - PUBLIC—No. 596—74TH CONGRESS S. 4229 May 15, 1936 An Act To authorize the coinage of 50-cent pieces in commemoration of the one-hundredth anniversary of the incorporation of Bridgeport, Connecticut, as a city. Be it enacted by the Senate and House...

Arkansas Centennial Commemorative Coin Legislation

March 27, 2017 - PUBLIC—NO. 225—73D CONGRESS S. 2901 May 14, 1934 An Act To authorize the coinage of 50-cent pieces in commemoration of the one hundredth anniversary of the admission of the admission of the State of Arkansas into the Union. Be it...

Texas Independence Centennial Commemorative Coin Legislation

March 27, 2017 - PUBLIC—NO. 59—73D CONGRESS S. 1808 June 15, 1933 An Act To authorize the coinage of 50-cent pieces in commemoration of the one hundredth anniversary in 1936 of the Independence of Texas, and of the noble and heroic sacrifices of her...

Mint Releases Boys Town Commemorative Centennial Coin

March 27, 2017 - By Office of Corporate Communications March 8, 2017 On Thursday, March 9, the United States Mint will hold a ceremony at the Liaison Capitol Hill Metropolitan Ballroom in Washington, D.C., to officially open sales of the 2017 Boys Town Centennial...