Friday, August 13, 2010

United States Mint to Introduce Presidential Dollar Coin for James “Old Buck” Buchanan

The spotlight will be on James Buchanan August 19, when the United States Mint introduces the new Presidential $1 Coin struck in his honor. Buchanan, also known as "Old Buck," was our Nation's 15th commander-in chief. The launch ceremony will be held at 10 a.m. Eastern Time (ET) on the grounds of Wheatland, the former president's historic estate in Lancaster, PA.

Following the ceremony . . .

Full story at: usmint.gov

1 comment:

Monterey Company Blog said...

Interesting. I'm wondering what festivities will occur to commemorate this event?