United States Mint Nelson Mandela Bronze Medals

While browsing the United States Mint’s online catalog, I noticed that the Mint is offering Nelson Mandela Bronze Medals. These had originally been offered for sale back in September 1998, and were apparently brought back on December 12, 2013. These medals are bronze reproductions of the Congressional Gold Medal authorized under Public Law 105-215 enacted […]

Native American Code Talkers Bronze Medals

At a ceremony held today in Emancipation Hall in the U.S. Capitol Visitor Center, thirty three Native American tribes were honored for the dedication and valor of their Code Talkers and their service to the United States Armed Forces during World War I and World War II. Twenty five of the tribes received Congressional Gold […]

Design Selected for 2014 Native American Dollar

Although there was no official announcement, unveiling ceremony, or press release, the Treasury Department has selected the reverse design for the 2014 Native American Dollar. The theme for the design is Native American hospitality which helped ensure the success of the Lewis and Clark expedition. The selected reverse design depicts a Native American man offering […]

Vote on the 2014 Native American Dollar Designs

The United States Mint recently provided the design candidates for the reverse of the 2014 Native American Dollar to various groups who are tasked with reviewing the designs and offering their recommendations. As in the past, I wanted to provide Mint News Blog readers with their own opportunity to vote on their preferred design for […]