The US Mint will release the District of Columbia Quarter First Day Cover on April 24, 2009 at 12:00 Noon ET. First Day Covers were also offered for the prior 50 State Quarters series. This will be the first cover release for the DC & US Territories Quarters series.
The District of Columbia First Day Cover will include two quarters, one each from the Philadelphia and Denver Mints. The quarters will be mounted on a custom display card with a 42 cent 24/7 Flags stamp. The card will be post marked January 26, 2009, Washington, D.C.
The offering will be limited to 25,000 units. The covers are priced at at $14.95 each. This is the same price changed for last year’s State Quarter First Day Covers, all of which still remain available for sale on the US Mint’s website.
The product page for the offerings is already available on the US Mint’s website here, although ordering options won’t be available until the official start of sales.