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United States Mint - Wikipedia
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 »

Philadelphia Mint - Wikipedia


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 es...

Fun Facts - The United States Mint


More Facts. George Washington appointed David Rittenhouse, renowned scientist, as the first Director of the United States Mint. The first Mint building was the ...

10 Facts Coin Kids Should Know - The United States Mint


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 ...

H.I.P. Pocket Change™ Web Site - Fun Facts - The United States Mint


"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.

The United States Mint About Us


"The Congress shall have the Power . . . To coin Money." — Constitution of the United States, Article I, Section 8. When the framers of the U.S. Constitution ...

The United States Mint · About Us


The United States Mint currently operates the following facilities across the United ... When the United States government began minting coins in 1792, the ...

H.I.P. Pocket Change™ Web Site - The United States Mint at ...


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 ...

H.I.P. Pocket Change™ Web Site - Fun Facts - The United States Mint


Fun Facts. Christopher Columbus Half Dollar Commemorative coin. 77. Our first commemorative coins were first seen at a World's Fair... 1892 was the 400th ...

Historic Philadelphia Tour: United States Mint - USHistory.org


A tour of historic sites of interest throughout Philadelphia with interesting facts, information for visitors and more.