1967 Roosevelt Dime: An Easy Hole In A Collection To Fill

Roosevelt Dime OverviewThe Roosevelt Dime that has been in production since 1946 is a testament to President Roosevelt’s support of the March of Dimes and his work to eradicate polio.Chief engraver, John Sinnock, is the creator of the design after having been commissioned by Congress to create a new dime in 1945. Sinnock’s design was […]

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1947 Jefferson Nickel: Be On The Lookout For Common Errors

Jefferson Nickel OverviewA coin that is as popular today as it was when first introduced, the Jefferson Nickel has had a long and unique history. Designed and later produced in 1938, the Jefferson Nickel replaced the highly successful Buffalo Nickel.Even after 79 years, the Jefferson Nickel has only undergone some modest updating to its design, […]

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1964 Roosevelt Dime: First Of The Series To Have Two Billion Minted

Roosevelt Dime OverviewCurrently found in production, the Roosevelt Dime has a unique and rich history. First minted in 1946 as a replacement for the Winged Liberty Dime, the Roosevelt Dime has been in production for 71 years.After Roosevelt’s death in 1945, Congress called for a new dime design that would honor late President Roosevelt. Chief […]

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1934 Wheat Penny: The Turning Point To Larger Mintage Numbers

Wheat Penny OverviewKnown as the coin with “Honest Abe” on the front, the Lincoln Wheat Penny is a popular coin among collectors and non-collectors alike.Designed to replace the Indian Head Penny in 1909, the Wheat Penny became an instant hit with consumers across the country. The Wheat Penny would continue to be produced until 1958 […]

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1944 Mercury Dime: Full Bands Bring Much Higher Value

Mercury Dime OverviewBoth beautiful and stunning, the Mercury Dime has been seen as one of the greatest US dimes that were ever produced. Made primarily out of silver, Mercury Dimes enjoy large demand from both collectors and investors.Designed in 1915 by Adolph Weinman, the Mercury Dime was set to replace the long-running Barber design. This […]

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1885 Morgan Silver Dollar: Popularity Keeps Prices Stable

Morgan Silver Dollar OverviewA collector’s dream, the Morgan Silver Dollar is an overwhelmingly popular and relatively rare US coin. First minted in 1878, the Morgan Dollar enjoyed a long production run that spanned 43 years.Due to a low amount of silver in the US Mint’s reserves, silver dollars prior to the Morgan Dollar were not […]

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1941 Walking Liberty Half Dollar: Learn To Grade This Coin Series

Walking Liberty Half Dollar OverviewA very popular series of collectible coins, the Walking Liberty Half Dollar series, is popular with collectors and investors alike. Introduced in 1916 to replace the Barber half dollar, the Walking Liberty half dollar has seen fast approval and great amounts of praise from consumers.Designs for America’s next half dollar were […]

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