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George Rogers Clark National Historical Park Five Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coin Goes On Sale December 5

WASHINGTON – The United States Mint will begin accepting orders for the 2017 America the Beautiful Five Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coin™ honoring George Rogers Clark National Historical Park (product code 17AN) on December 5 at noon Eastern Time (ET).

The America the Beautiful Five Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coins replicate the designs featured on the United States Mint America the Beautiful Quarters®. This coin’s reverse (tails) depicts George Rogers Clark leading his men through the flooded plains approaching Fort Sackville. Inscriptions are “GEORGE ROGERS CLARK,” “INDIANA,” “2017,” and “E PLURIBUS UNUM.” The obverse (heads) design features the 1932 restored portrait of George Washington by John Flanagan.

Struck in .999 fine silver at the Philadelphia Mint, the America the Beautiful Five Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coins are three inches in diameter and weigh five troy ounces. Each coin is encapsulated and accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity.

Pricing for this coin is set at $149.95. However, as with all United States Mint products containing precious metals, this price is subject to change.

Orders will be accepted at the Mint’s online catalog at https://www.catalog.usmint.gov/ or at 1-800-USA-MINT (872-6468). Hearing- and speech-impaired customers with TTY equipment may order at 1-888-321-MINT. Visit us online for information about shipping options at https://catalog.usmint.gov/customer-service/shipping.html.

The current authorized mintage limit for both numismatic and bullion 2017 America the Beautiful Five Ounce Silver Coins for George Rogers Clark National Historical Park is 150,000 units.

2017 America the Beautiful Quarters George Rogers Clark National Historical Park Three-Coin Set™ Available Nov. 27

WASHINGTON – The United States Mint will open sales for the 2017 America the Beautiful Quarters Three-Coin Set™ honoring George Rogers Clark National Historical Park (product code 17AH) on November 27 at noon Eastern Time (ET). This set contains two…

United States Mint to Release 10-Coin Set of Circulating Quarters on Nov. 21

WASHINGTON – The United States Mint will open sales for the 2017 America the Beautiful Quarters Circulating Coin Set™ (product code 17AC) starting on November 21 at noon Eastern Time (ET). This year’s set includes 10 circulating quarters—five from the…

United States Mint Releases Product Options with George Rogers Clark National Historical Park Quarters on Nov. 13

WASHINGTON – United States Mint products featuring America the Beautiful Quarters® Program coins honoring George Rogers Clark National Historical Park will be available for purchase starting on November 13 at noon Eastern Time (ET).

The coin’s reverse (tails) design features George Rogers Clark leading his men through the flooded plains approaching Fort Sackville with the inscriptions “GEORGE ROGERS CLARK,” “INDIANA,” “2017,” and “E PLURIBUS UNUM.” The reverse was designed by Frank Morris, Artistic Infusion Program designer, and engraved by Michael Gaudioso, United States Mint Sculptor-Engraver. The obverse (heads) design features the 1932 portrait of George Washington by John Flanagan.

Product options and their prices are as follows: 

The rolls and bags contain coins that were struck on the main production floors at the Philadelphia, Denver, and San Francisco Mint facilities. The three-roll set contains coins from all three facilities. Unlike the “P” and “D” mint mark quarters, those with the “S” mint mark will not be released into circulation.

The special numismatic wrapping for the coin rolls displays the name “George Rogers Clark National Historical Park;” the abbreviation “IN” for Indiana; “$10,” the face value of its contents; and “P,” “D,” or “S” for the mint of origin. The canvas bags have a tag with “George Rogers Clark National Historical Park,” “IN,” and “P,” “D,” or “S.”

Orders will be accepted at https://catalog.usmint.gov/ and at 1-800-USA-MINT (872-6468). Hearing- and speech-impaired customers with TTY equipment may order by calling 1-888-321-MINT (6468). Information on shipping options is available online.

United States Mint Shines the Spotlight on George Rogers Clark National Historical Park on Nov. 14

United States Mint Shines the Spotlight on George Rogers Clark National Historical Park on Nov. 14 

WHAT:

The United States Mint will hold its official launch ceremony for the George Rogers Clark National Historical Park quarter on Tuesday, Nov. 14 at 10:00 a.m. (ET). Event highlights include performances by the George Rogers Clark Fife and Drum Corps and Vogel Elementary School Choir. United States Mint Artistic Infusion Program artist Frank Morris, designer of the George Rogers Clark National Historical Park quarter, will also attend. $10 rolls of newly-minted George Rogers Clark National Historical Park quarters will be available for exchange following the event.

WHO:

  • Dave Motl, Acting Deputy Director, United States Mint
  • Suzanne Crouch, Lieutenant Governor, Indiana
  • Tony Goben, Regional Director, for U.S. Senator Joe Donnelly
  • Brenda Goff, District Director, for U.S. Senator Todd Young
  • Carol Jones, District Director, for U.S. Congressman Larry Bucshon
  • Patricia Trap, Midwest Regional Deputy Director, National Park Service
  • Frank Doughman, Superintendent, George Rogers Clark National Historical Park
  • Dan Ravellette, City Council Member, Vincennes, Indiana

WHEN:

Tuesday, November 14, 2017, 10:00 a.m. (ET)

WHERE:

Riverfront Pavilion
102 N 2nd St.
Vincennes, IN 47591

COIN FORUM

The evening before the ceremony, the United States Mint will host a coin forum on Monday, November 13, 2017, at 6:00 p.m. (ET) at the George Rogers Clark National Historical Park Visitor Center, 401 S. 2nd St., Vincennes, IN 47591. The coin forum is an opportunity for the public to learn about upcoming coin programs and initiatives, and express their views about future coinage.

The United States Mint America the Beautiful Quarters® Program, a 12-year initiative that honors 56 national parks and other national sites authorized by Public Law 110-456. Each year, the public will see five new national sites depicted on the reverses (tails sides) of the America the Beautiful Quarters. The United States Mint is issuing these quarters in the order in which the national sites were officially established.

United States Mint Shines the Spotlight on George Rogers Clark National Historical Park on Nov. 14

WHAT: The United States Mint will hold its official launch ceremony for the George Rogers Clark National Historical Park quarter on Tuesday, Nov. 14 at 10:00 a.m. (ET). Event highlights include performances by the George Rogers Clark Fife and Drum…

US Mint Reveals Designs for ‘Heads-Side’ of Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Coins – Space.com


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US Mint Reveals Designs for ‘Heads-Side’ of Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Coins
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The United States Mint has revealed the candidate designs for the “heads-side” of its planned coins for the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing in 2019. The 18 designs for the Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Commemorative Coin program were reviewed

The US Mint Is Releasing a Pink-Tinted Coin for Breast Cancer Awareness – InStyle


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The US Mint Is Releasing a Pink-Tinted Coin for Breast Cancer Awareness
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The winning design was created by Emily Damstra, a member of the United States Mint’s Artistic Infusion Program. On one side, the coin shows two women. The older woman has her hands on her chest and a “relieved expression” on her face, according to a …
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Director of the United States Mint: Who Is David J. Ryder? – AllGov


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Director of the United States Mint: Who Is David J. Ryder?
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If nothing else, David J. Ryder does have the proper experience for the job to which he was appointed October 3, 2017. If he’s confirmed, this will be the second time he has run the United States Mint, which is responsible for making, selling and

United States Mint Unveils Designs for Breast Cancer Awareness Commemorative Coins – Sierra Sun Times


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United States Mint Unveils Designs for Breast Cancer Awareness Commemorative Coins
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October 24, 2017 – NEW YORK – The United States Mint on Monday unveiled the winning designs in the Breast Cancer Awareness Commemorative Coin Design Competition. The event took place at the Breast Cancer Research Foundation’s breast cancer …
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