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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Philadelphia_Mint

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 ...

www.bellevuerarecoins.com/interesting-facts-about-the-us-mint

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 ...

www.usmint.gov/kids/coinNews/funFacts.html

"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.

www.usmint.gov/kids/campCoin/collectorsWorkshop/tenFacts.html

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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Jul 6, 2017 ... When the framers of the U.S. Constitution created a new government for their untried Republic, they realized the critical need for a respected ...

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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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Two different dollars were both first... Was the first American dollar coin the Continental Dollar of 1776? In that year, we were still fighting a war for independence ...

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Fast Facts. Denver Fast Fact. This facility started out as a private bank that also made coins, then was bought by the federal government. First building opened in  ...

www.american-historama.org/1790-1800-new-nation/national-mint.htm

Find a summary, definition and facts about the National Mint and coins for kids. American history, the 1792 Coinage Act and the National Mint. Information about  ...