Coin collectors and admirers of the 16th President of the United States will have one more chance to attend a release ceremony for a coin dedicated to the man as the U.S. Mint plans to hold a public launch for the Abraham Lincoln Presidential $1 Coin on November 19, 2010.
The public invited ceremony will be held at President Lincoln's Cottage on the grounds of the Armed Forces Retirement Home in Washington, D.C. beginning at 10 AM (Eastern) [...]
The next four designs to be issued as part of the Presidential $1 Circulating Coin series were unveiled Tuesday by the US Mint. Featured former Presidents that will be seen on the 2010 coins are Millard Fillmore, Franklin Pierce, James Buchanan and Abraham Lincoln.
2010 Presidential Dollar Designs - See Large Individual Images Below
These coins will mark the thirteenth through the sixteenth coins to be issued in the series which began in 2007 with George Washington.
"Each of the Presidential $1 Coins is a tribute to the men who made tremendous personal sacrifices to lead our country," United States Mint Director Ed Moy stated in a media release about the designs. "I hope this tribute continues to inspire a renewed sense of pride in our Nation's rich history as we move into the fourth year of the Presidential $1 Coin Program."