11/14/2017 - Learn how the United States’ standards for coin weights and properties evolved during the 19th century.
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10/10/2017 - Discover how the US Mint was born, and how the new United States balanced domestic and foreign coinage.
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9/12/2017 - Mintage figures are just the beginning in determining rarity.
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8/4/2017 - As always seemed to be the case with new proposals for silver coinage, adoption of the 20-cent piece was urged by a politician from a silver-mining state.
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7/11/2017 - American decimal coinage, established in 1792, was a radical departure from the existing systems familiar to Americans from the many coins of Europe and Latin America then circulating in the United States.
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6/13/2017 - Certified grading kicks things into high gear.
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5/9/2017 - This most common of United States coins is already passing into history.
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4/11/2017 - A handsome coin with a complicated evolution.
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3/14/2017 - The first modern coin album, designed by Friedberg, heralded a peak in the hobby’s popularity.
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2/14/2017 - The man who brought coin collecting to your local department store.
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