United States Mint Releases Eisenhower $1 Coin Cover on May 5

April 28, 2015

WASHINGTON — The United States Mint will begin accepting orders for the Dwight D. Eisenhower $1 Coin Cover (product code P54) on May 5 at noon Eastern Daylight Time (EDT).

The 2015 Dwight D. Eisenhower $1 Coin Cover is the 34th issue in the United States Mint American Presidency $1 Coin Cover Series. This limited edition coin cover includes two circulating quality Eisenhower Presidential $1 Coins from the first day of production at the bureau’s facilities — December 18, 2014 (Philadelphia facility), and December 15, 2014 (Denver facility). The coins are mounted on a display card placed inside an envelope with a Red, White, and Blue Forever® stamp. The cover also features President Eisenhower’s portrait and the postmark of May 5, 2015, Denison Station, TX, which marks the day the United States Mint issued the coin cover. Only 15,000 units will be produced.

Orders will be accepted at the United States Mint’s online catalog at http://www.catalog.usmint.gov/ and at 1–800–USA–MINT (872–6468), while hearing– and speech–impaired customers with TTY equipment may order by calling 1–888–321–MINT (6468). Please visit the bureau’s website for information on our shipping options: http://www.catalog.usmint.gov/customer–service/shipping.html

The United States Mint American Presidency $1 Coin Covers can also be purchased through the bureau’s Product Enrollment Program. To learn more about this convenient ordering method, please review the FAQs at http://catalog.usmint.gov/customer–service/faqs/

About the United States Mint
The United States Mint was created by Congress in 1792 and became part of the Department of the Treasury in 1873. It is the Nation’s sole manufacturer of legal tender coinage and is responsible for producing circulating coinage for the Nation to conduct its trade and commerce. The United States Mint also produces numismatic products, including proof, uncirculated, and commemorative coins; Congressional Gold Medals; and silver and gold bullion coins. The United States Mint’s numismatic programs are self–sustaining and operate at no cost to taxpayers.

Note: To ensure that all members of the public have fair and equal access to United States Mint products, orders placed prior to the official on–sale date and time of May 5, 2015, at noon EDT, shall not be deemed accepted by the United States Mint and will not be honored.

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