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The United States Mint produces circulating coinage for the United States to conduct its trade and commerce, as well as controlling the movement of bullion. More »

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Coordinates: 39°57′13″N 75°08′51″W / 39.9536°N 75.1474°W / 39.9536; - 75.1474. The Philadelphia Mint was created from the need to establish a national identity and the needs of commerce in the United States. This led the Founding Fathers of the United States to make an establishment ...

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Jun 5, 2012 ... The first United States Mint opened in Philadelphia and is still the largest producing mint in the world. There are many interesting facts about ...

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Fast Facts. Philly Fast Fact. The US Mint building in Philadelphia (the capital of the United States at that time) was the very first federal building constructed under ...

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"Clipping" is not just an offense in football... Before they were made by machines, coins weren't perfectly round. They also didn't have reeded (grooved) edges.

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Oct 28, 2016 ... The U.S. Mint serves American people by manufacturing, distributing and circulating coins and medals; providing security over entrusted ...

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10 Facts Coin Kids Should Know. When did coins replace stones, cattle, and other early forms of money? What name should you call a coin collector? Who was ...

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Mar 27, 2017 ... The first coins in the U.S. were copper cents, struck one at a time at the Philadelphia Mint in 1793. Today, the United States Mint can produce ...

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The United States Mint at San Francisco. Fast Facts. Frisco Fast Fact. This facility was created as a result of the California Gold Rush of 1849. First building ...

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... President Lincoln appeared on a one-cent coin and became the first real person (and the first president) to appear on a circulating US coin. More Fun Facts ...