Thursday, February 14, 2008

U.S. Mint Releases New James Monroe Presidential Coin

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- This Valentine's Day, the newest Presidential $1 Coin will go into circulation, honoring James Monroe, a president who was beloved in his time.

Monroe's presidency was known as "The Era of Good Feelings," and he was one of the country's most popular chief executives. He served as the nation's fifth president from 1817 to 1825 and, accordingly, this is the United States Mint's fifth Presidential $1 Coin.

"The James Monroe Presidential $1 Coin is a . . .

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