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Raoul Wallenberg Bronze Medal

September 17, 2019 - This medal is a bronze replica of the Congressional Gold Medal presented posthumously to Raoul Wallenberg in recognition of Wallenberg’s achievements and heroic actions during the Holocaust. Raoul Wallenberg was born August 4, 1912. After graduating from the University of...

Mint Offers Marian Anderson National Medal

February 16, 2017 - Press Release October 26, 1978 Director of the Mint, Mrs. Stella B. Hackel, today announced the availability of the Marian Anderson three-inch national bronze medal. Public Law 95-9, passed by the Congress and signed into law by the President on...

March of Dimes Silver Dollar

November 3, 2016 - Background President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s personal struggle with polio led him to create the National Foundation for Infantile Paralysis (now known as the March of Dimes) on January 3, 1938, at a time when polio was on the rise. The...