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A totally American coin: the Buffalo Nickel

Learn more about the Buffalo Nickel that was designed from 1913-1938. Find out why it was created, the reasoning behind the design, and why it was removed from circulation so quickly.
Written by Brandon Ortega at 00:00

An historic look at the Congressional Medal of Honor

December marked the 151st anniversary of the Medal of Honor. A small and distinct group of military members have been graced with the honor of being presented with this historic medal. Learn more about how it came into existence and some interesting history associated with the medal.
Written by Brandon Ortega at 00:00

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'In God We Trust' — A little history in everyday pocket change

Nearly everyone has some type of pocket change coins either in their pockets, homes, or vehicles. However, most people do not take the time to actually look at those coins. This article looks at the history behind the historic and famous phrase, "In God We Trust."
Written by Brandon Ortega at 06:00

Cherrypickin' at its best!

We all love to discover an unseen gem, or a rare variety. Here is a story about a real find!
Written by Rick Snow at 04:00

Mobile archives debuts in Dallas with artifacts from Frank Gasparro, 10th chief engraver of the US Mint

The American Numismatic Association is currently taking on the endeavor of restructuring our library archives. As this process continues to take shape, we’d like to share with our members some exciting numismatic artifacts.
Written by Kendra Johnson at 00:00

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