Pages related to: Centennial

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...

2017 Lions Clubs Centennial

January 12, 2017 - By Office of Corporate Communications January 11, 2017 The United States Mint will soon be offering the Lions Clubs International Centennial Silver Dollar. Public Law 112-181 authorizes the Mint to strike and issue up to 400,000 silver dollar coins with...

Illinois Centennial Half Dollar

December 29, 2016 - The Illinois Centennial Half Dollar was released in 1918 to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the admission of Illinois into the Union.

Maine Centennial Half Dollar

December 29, 2016 - The Maine Centennial Half Dollar was released in 1920 to commemorate the 100th anniversary of Maine’s admission into the Union.

Missouri Centennial Half Dollar

December 29, 2016 - The Missouri Centennial Half Dollar was released in 1921 to commemorate the 100th anniversary of Missouri’s admission into the Union.

Alabama Centennial Half Dollar

December 28, 2016 - The Alabama Centennial Half Dollar was released in 1921 to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the admission of the State of Alabama into the Union. This coin was the first ever created by the Mint to carry a living person’s portrait.