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Wednesday January 22, 2014
The Tampa Bay Coin Club donated two of their club medals to the Money Museum at FUN this year. The first medal struck in this commemorative series was in 2013 and celebrates the 500th Anniversary of Florida’s discovery by Ponce De Leon. ...
Tuesday June 11, 2013
From 1930 to 1933 the United States War Department sponsored trips to the battlefields and cemetaries in France for the widows and mothers of fallen soldiers.
Friday April 19, 2013
Zachary Taylor became an important figure in the Mexican-American war. His Battle of Buena Vista gained him wide-spread fame and the city of New Orleans awarded Taylor a medal to commemorate both his Mexican-American War victories and the Battle of Buena Vista.
Monday April 15, 2013
Learn about Olympic medals, which are some of the rarest and most recognized medals in the world. As well, discover some interesting facts about these medals.
Monday February 4, 2013
Small sports medals awarded in the 1940s and 1950s by the newspaper included many common, but also uncommon, events.