US Mint's 50 State Quarters Program
Between 1999 and 2008, the US Mint released a commemorative quarter about every 10 weeks honoring each of the 50 states. The quarters were issued in the order each state entered the Union.
Early quarters (before 1828) were slightly larger in diameter and thinner than ...
Coins without mintmarks are all made at the main Mint in Philadelphia. ... The
Silver Series of Washington Quarters...
The United States quarter wasn't even the first denomination of coin made in our
nation when, in 1793, the U.S. Mint began making coins for mass production…
Delaware Quarter: First in the 50 State Quarters Series. 50 State ... Four 25-cent
coins made in this year survive; technically, they are the first US quarters. 1793.
Quarters are made out of an alloy (a mixture of metals) of 91.67 percent ... in
2008 (five new state quarters are made each year -- Delaware was the first and ...
The smallest denomination U.S. coin, yet nearly the size of a modern quarter.
Made of pure copper, the half cent was useful for making change during its early
... Along with the half cent, one of the first two coins struck by the United States, ....
Early silver dollars represent the remarkable era in America's history when the ...
1932 - 1964 Silver Quarter Value (United States) ... Obverse Image: George
Washington, first President of the United States. ... to as two bits because two bits
of a Spanish piece of eight coin made up a quarter of that coin's value. [ ? ] ... The
"Year" column lists the year and mint mark on the coin -- D is for Denver, S...
Any U.S. dime, quarter, half dollar or dollar that is dated 1964 or earlier is made
of 90% silver. Half dollars dated 1965 through 1970 contain 40% silver..
Results 1 - 6 of 50 ... US Coins (United States Coins) were first produced in 1792 when the ... cent),
quarter dollar (25 cent), half dollar (50 cent) and dollar coins.
The first United States Quarter Dollars were struck in 1796, despite having been
... Quarter Dollars were struck, then no more were struck until 1804, when the
mintage ... In 1892, Charles Barber created a new design using a head of Liberty