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US Mint SiteThe following articles include the latest news and information on United States Mint coins and products to include new and upcoming coins, coin designs, release dates, sales, mintages and announcements related to collecting and coin collectors.

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2015 Blue Ridge Parkway QuartersToday, June 29, the United States Mint released rolls and bags of the America the Beautiful Quarter honoring Blue Ridge Parkway in North Carolina. This quarter is the third in 2015 and the 28th overall, signaling the completion of the first half of the fifty-six quarter series.

Officially introduced last Thursday, these coins actually started entering circulation earlier in the month. Still, many collectors will buy them straight from the U.S. Mint since […]

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Truman Chronicles Set, New Quarter; Popular NewsThe United States Mint this week will release new Blue Ridge Parkway quarters and the much-anticipated 2015 Harry S. Truman Coin & Chronicles Set.

On Tuesday, June 30, the U.S. Mint will issue the Truman Coin & Chronicles Set for $57.95 […]

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Jacqueline Kennedy Gold Coins Hit 10,894 in First DayFirst Spouse Gold Coins featuring Jacqueline Kennedy are selling quickly. First-day sales of the collector proof and uncirculated editions totaled to 10,894 coins, the United States Mint said on Friday. That tops sales of the last 12 coins combined, and those have been available for months.

Jacqueline Kennedy coins launched on Thursday and opened at prices of $790 for the proof and $770 for the uncirculated […]

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Blue Ridge Parkway Quarter Launch Ceremony HighlightsOn Thursday, June 25, 2015, officials from the United States Mint and National Park Service introduced the new Blue Ridge Parkway quarter-dollar to the public.

The ceremony was held at Pack Square Park in Asheville, North Carolina, which is near the scenic national parkway that is commemorated on the new coin […]

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2015 Jacqueline Kennedy First Spouse Gold CoinsToday, June 25, the United States Mint released their one-half ounce, 24-karat 2015-W $10 Jacqueline Kennedy First Spouse Gold Coins.

Available in two collector finishes, proof and uncirculated, the gold pieces feature designs emblematic of Jacqueline, the wife of John F. Kennedy who was the 35th President of the United States […]

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US Mint Sales: JFK $1 Coins DebutHighlights from this week’s U.S. Mint sales report include first showings of the 2015 Annual Uncirculated Dollar Coin Set and products with 2015 John F. Kennedy Presidential $1 Coins.

Dollars featuring JFK, the 35th President of the United States, moved questionably slow out of the sales gate […]

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2015 Annual Uncirculated $1 Set Photos and Early SalesSales of the 2015 United States Mint Annual Uncirculated Dollar Coin Set hit 11,592 from its release on Tuesday, June 16, through to Sunday, June 21.

Priced at $46.95, a set includes this year’s six dollar coins in uncirculated quality from three different minting facilities […]

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2015-W $100 American Liberty High Relief Gold Coin ImagesImages of the upcoming 2015-W $100 American Liberty High Relief Gold Coin made an appearance this week on the United State Mint’s website.

They confirm selections of the designs recommended earlier this year by the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee and endorsed by the Commission of Fine Arts. They also reflect some suggested changes […]

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Nancy Reagan First Spouse Gold Coin DesignsCandidate designs have been unveiled for next year’s 24-karat gold coins featuring former First Lady Nancy Reagan.

Mrs. Reagan would be the first living person to appear on a U.S. coin since the commemorative 1995 Special Olympics Silver Dollars depicted Eunice Kennedy Shriver […]

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Blue Ridge Parkway 5 Oz Bullion Coin Temporarily Sells OutSales of the United States Mint’s third 2015-dated America the Beautiful Five Ounce Silver Bullion Coin opened on Monday and then just as quickly ended.

Featuring a reverse design emblematic of Blue Ridge Parkway in North Carolina, United States Mint distributors ordered all available 35,000 coins. More are on the way […]

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