When Did They Stop Making Silver Coins?

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Silver is one of the oldest materials used to make coins. Silver gradually stopped being used to make coins. They stopped making silver coins in the 1960s. Some coins are produced today as silver coins but only contain a certain amount of silver.
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1964 was the date on the last 90% silver coins. Silver coins were actually made up through the early part of 1966 but the 1964 date was used on all of those. 1965 was used on the
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The last solid silver coins were made in
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If you are talking about the dimes and Quarters in was back in the '60's.
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Hello Aaron, The USA stopped the production of 90% silver in its coins in 1964. The half dollar was made of 40% silver from 1965 to 1970, and then changed to the copper-nickel we
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