Thursday, November 29, 2012

Caroline Harrison First Spouse Gold Coin
to be Released

WASHINGTON - The United States Mint will begin accepting orders for the Caroline Harrison First Spouse Gold Coin at noon Eastern Time (ET) on December 6, 2012.

The coin's obverse (heads side) features Harrison's portrait and the inscriptions . . .

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2013 Sacagawea Dollar Reverse Design Revealed

WASHINGTON - The United States Mint today announced the reverse (tails side) design for the 2013 Native American $1 Coin.

The theme for the design is "The Delaware Treaty (1778)." (After declaring independence, the United States signed its first formal treaty with an Indian tribe, the Delaware, at Fort Pitt, now Pittsburgh, on September 17, 1778.)

The tails side of the 2013 coin features a turkey, howling wolf and turtle - all symbols of the clans of the Delaware Tribe - and a ring of . . .

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