Pocket change: artist designs new nickel
- Flying High. // Numismatist;Jul2011, Vol. 124 Issue 7, p34
The article offers information on the increased production of the U.S. Mint for American Eagle silver bullion coins due to unprecedented demand.
- Keep Making Cents? Zissou, Rebecca // Junior Scholastic;11/17/2014, Vol. 117 Issue 5, p12
The article reports on the making of coins by the U.S. Mint.
- 'Golden Dollar' Distribution Halted. Thompson, Laura K. // American Banker;4/5/2002, Vol. 167 Issue 65, p3
Reports on temporary halt in distribution of 'Golden Dollar' coin, carrying an imaginary portrait of Sacagawea, by the U.S. Mint. Evaluation of need for production of the coin by the department; Recommendation of the Treasury over production of the coin for general distribution; Coins produced...
- Is It Bye-Bye, Penny? // Weekly Reader - Edition 2;2/9/2007, Vol. 76 Issue 18, p3
The article focuses on a debate whether the penny should still be made in the U.S. A penny is worth one cent. According to the U.S. Mint, a penny costs more to make the penny than the coin is worth. Some people in the country want to keep the penny, because the coin is a part of the country's...
- Cool Coins. // Weekly Reader News - Edition 3;1/25/2008, Vol. 77 Issue 17, p2
The article reports on the quarter coin created by the U.S. Mint to honor Oklahoma. The coin features a scissor-tailed flycatcher, which is Oklahoma's state bird. Apart from Oklahoma, four other states were also honored by the U.S. Mint under its 50 State Quarters Program. Such states include...
- Savor the Park Flavor. // Numismatist;Mar12014, Vol. 127 Issue 3, p26
The article offers brief information on the 2014 America the Beautiful Quarters, a set of 90-percent-silver proof coins carrying sculptor John Flanagan's portrait of the first U.S. President George Washington on the obverse, released by U.S. Mint 2014.
- DID YOU KNOW? // Scholastic News -- Edition 4;3/21/2005, Vol. 67 Issue 18, p2
Looks at the new design of nickels released by the U.S. Mint. Features.
- Newest Quarter Honors Olympic National Park. Sieber, Arlyn G. // Numismatist;Jun2011, Vol. 124 Issue 6, p36
The article reports that the U.S. Mint has released the design for the Olympic National Park quarter, which represents the State of Washington and depicts the parks distinctive features. The Olympic National Park's design depicts the Hoh River with Mount Olympus in the background and shows the...
- Cent Celebration. // Scholastic News -- Edition 3;2/16/2009, Vol. 65 Issue 15, p3
The article offers information on pennies created by the U.S. Mint to celebrate the 200th birthday of U.S. President Abraham Lincoln.