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28 May 2018

Memorial Day Commemoratives

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Through the manufacturing of various coins, the U.S. Mint has paid tribute to our fallen U.S service men and women in different ways throughout its 225-year history. The modern commemorative coin program is one of the ways the Mint helps to memorialize Americans lost during wars or conflicts.

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25 May 2018

More Blogs Coming Soon!

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Hey guys sorry for not posting a whole lot lately, Work, and school has been really taking a tole on me,but I will make the extra effort to start putting out more content for you guys! Cheers and have a safe Memorial Day Weekend!

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02 Apr 2018

Independence #3: Massachusetts

Coins | user_55599

Nothing is known about the origin of the 1776 Massachusetts Copper (Pine Tree Copper)

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01 Apr 2018

Independence #2: New Jersey

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The New Jersey Copper was minted from 1786-1788.On June 1, 1786, the New Jersey legislature authorized Walter Mould, Thomas Goadsby, and Albion Cox to mint three million copper coins at a weight of 150 grains each over a two-year period in return for a ten percent royalty to the state and the posting of a £10,000 surety bond. The coppers were to circulate at fifteen to the shilling and were to be produced within New Jersey.

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08 Feb 2018

Coinage after Independence #1: New Hampshire

Coins | user_55599

New Hampshire was the first of the states to consider the subject of coinage following the signing of the Declaration of Independence.

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05 Feb 2018

Economic Affects of Numismatics?

Coins | user_55599

So I have a very different blog today. I was curious if anyone knows the economic affects, coin collecting has on silver and gold prices. Also did silver coins (90%) have an affect on the economy? If so how significant was it?

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03 Feb 2018

Circulated Or Mint State?

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Many new collectors wonder which one is better to collect. Circulated or Mint State. I know I experienced this problem. While I can't personally tell you what to collect, I will say to just collect what you are happy with. Collect within your budget as well. And simply be patient (especially when collecting Mint State coins) Study the coins before you buy. Know what to look for in a coin.

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01 Feb 2018

Civil War Token Recieved As Change?

Tokens | user_55599

I wasn't planning on making another blog today, but I received a Civil War token (CWT) as change today so I had to share this cool find!

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01 Feb 2018

History Of The Three-Cent Piece

Coins | user_55599

The coins were physically the lightest-weight coins ever minted by the United States, weighing only 4/5 of a gram and with a diameter smaller than a modern dime (14 mm)

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30 Jan 2018

BREAKING NEWS! SERIES 2017 NOTES

Paper Money-U.S. | user_55599

Hey guys, I had to make an emergency Breaking News blog post. It's been confirmed that the 2017 series $1 bills were released today. Keep an eye out for them. If you guys happen to find any please update the comment section! Thank you! Happy hunting!

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