News About US Mint Presidential $1 Coin Releases

Articles and news about United States Mint produced Presidential $1 Coin releases. These dollar coins honor former Presidents of the United States. The coin series began in 2007 and will last until at least 2016. (Also see $1 coins by year.)

Ford Presidential $1 Coin & First Spouse Medal SetToday, April 8, the U.S. Mint started selling the second to last Presidential $1 Coin & First Spouse Medal Set. This newest product for collectors memorializes Gerald R. Ford, the 38th President of the United States, and First Lady Betty Ford.

Sets include a 2016 Ford Presidential dollar in uncirculated quality and a bronze medal featuring Mrs. Ford […]

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Reagan, Ford and Nixon $1s Released in 6-Coin Collector SetFor the collectors who have been anticipating the arrival of the 2016 Presidential $1 Coin Uncirculated Set, today is the day. Available for $14.95, it’s the last U.S. Mint set with uncirculated coins wholly dedicated to United States presidents.

The Mint’s series of Presidential dollars debuted in 2007 and has honored four deceased presidents every year since. The program is now in its tenth and final year […]


Gerald R. Ford Presidential $1 Coins in Rolls, Bags and BoxesEarlier today, March 8, the U.S. Mint started selling the 38th Presidential $1 Coin. This release commemorates Gerald Ford who served as President of the United States from 1974 to 1977. Product options include rolls, bags and boxes of the dollars in circulating quality.

The U.S. Mint started producing Presidential dollars in 2007 and has issued four every year since to honor deceased presidents in the order in which they served […]


Celebration Event for Richard and Pat Nixon CoinsIn less than two weeks, on March 16, representatives from the Richard Nixon Foundation and United States Mint will commemorate First Lady Pat Nixon’s 104th birthday and celebrate the release of coins featuring her and Mr. Nixon.

This event is free and open to the public, and will be held at the Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum in Yorba Linda, California […]


Nixon Presidential $1 Coin & First Spouse Medal SetEarlier today, Mar. 3, the United States Mint started selling the first of three Presidential $1 Coin & First Spouse Medal Sets for 2016. Notably, the series wraps up this year. This latest collector product memorializes Richard M. Nixon, the 37th President of the United States, and his wife Patricia Ryan Nixon.

Sets include an uncirculated quality Richard M. Nixon Presidential $1 Coin and a Pat Nixon First Spouse Bronze Medal […]

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2016 Richard M. Nixon $1 Coin CoverEarlier today, Mar. 1, the United States Mint released a new coin cover that includes two circulating-quality dollars featuring Richard M. Nixon.

For $19.95 each and limited to 20,000 units, this latest collectible marks the 37th release in the American Presidency $1 Coin Cover Series and the first of three for 2016 […]


2016 Presidential $1 Coin Proof Set Photos and Debut SalesThe U.S. Mint last week started selling its 2016 Presidential $1 Coin Proof Set for $17.95. This article presents photos of the set and compares its starting sales to those from prior years.

This year’s set includes proof editions of the final three Presidential dollars. They feature frosted portraits of former Presidents Richard M. Nixon, Gerald R. Ford and Ronald Reagan that contrast against mirror-like backgrounds […]


Reagan, Ford and Nixon $1 Coins Released in Proof SetToday, Feb. 16, the U.S. Mint opened sales of its last proof set with coins wholly dedicated to United States presidents.

The Mint’s Presidential $1 Coin Program, which started in 2007 and honors deceased presidents, is now in its 10th and final year. This year’s set holds the last three series’ dollars — each in special collector proof quality. They feature former commander-in-chief’s Reagan, Ford and Nixon […]


2016 Ronald Reagan Presidential $1 Coin PhotosThe U.S. Mint on Tuesday, Feb. 16, will introduce its final proof set of Presidential $1 Coins. One of the set’s three dollars features Ronald Reagan, the 40th President of the United States Mint. This article presents photos of a proof Reagan $1 and some of the dies used in striking them.

Made for collectors, proof coins showcase frosted designs against mirror-like backgrounds […]


Ronald and Nancy Reagan Coin DesignsThe United States Mint on Saturday, Feb. 6, introduced designs for the Ronald Reagan Presidential $1 Coin and Nancy Reagan First Spouse Gold Coin. In doing so, two ten-year programs formally enter their swan song stages with each coming to a close.

The official unveiling was held at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley, California on what would have been President Reagan’s 105th birthday […]