The quarter, short for quarter dollar, is a United States coin worth 25 cents, one-
fourth of a ... Early quarters (before 1828) were slightly larger in diameter and
thinner than ... extending the st...
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…
Presidential · First Spouse · Bicentennial and Centennial · Historical Events ... the
United States Mint's 50 State Quarters Program was a 10-year initiative that ...
Each quarter was produced for about 10 weeks and will never be produced
again. ... designs on the reverse, the words "United States of Americ...
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Oct 15, 2008 ... Silver quarters make a much higher pitch sound when they clink with another
coin, dead giveaway. ... federal laws by defacing/destroying us currency....upto 5
years in federal prison for ... I to also found my first silver quarter by sound. ... The
Mint actually made special silver proof sets of state quarters which ...
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
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...
In the early 1960's, the silver supply for the nation's coinage was dwindling
rapidly. ... Any United States dime, quarter, half dollar or dollar that is dated 1964
The Mint Act creates the United States Mint to coin money. ... Four 25-cent coins
made in this year survive; technically, they are the first US quarters. 1793.
The first 25-cent coin released in 2015 was the Homestead National Monument
of ... Produced as part of the United States Mint's America the Beautiful Quarters®
... what many of the original homestead owners saw when they first moved west.
Quarters are made out of an alloy (a mixture of metals) of 91.67 percent copper ...
in 2008 (five new state quarters are made each year -- Delaware was the first and
... of George Washington, the first President of the United States of America.