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U.S. Mint Atlanta Olympic Commemorative Coin Program

U.S. Mint Atlanta Olympic Commemorative Coin Program

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Published by The Office, The Office, distributor in Washington, D.C, [Gaithersburg, MD (P.O. Box 6015, Gaithersburg 20884-6015) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States Mint -- Auditing,
  • Commemorative coins -- United States,
  • Olympics in numismatics

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesUnited States Mint Atlanta Olympic Commemorative Coin Program
    StatementUnited States General Accounting Office, Accounting and Information Management Division
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination6 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18318741M

      The Olympics Baseball silver dollar, like all U.S. silver commemoratives, was offered in two varieties: “Uncirculated,” the kind with brilliant surfaces like any Mint State coin; and “Proof,” a coin which is specially minted with polished dies, a process that renders its backgrounds (fields) mirror-like and its raised devices (bas Author: Everett Millman. 16 US Coin Proof Set of AtlantaCentennial Olympic Games U.S. Olympic coins of the Atlanta Centennial Olympic Games coin proof box with lock with working icate of Authenticity and Handling instructions for Olympic Coin Wood list:Gold 5 Dollar Designs: Torch Runner / Eagle, Olympic Stadium / Eagle, Flag Bearer / Atlanta Logo with Wreath, .

      During these two years, the United States Mint would offer a sixteen coin program for the Atlanta Centennial Olympics, which included eight silver dollars in proof and uncirculated versions. In addition, there would be silver dollars issued under four other separate programs for the Civil War Battlefields, Special Olympics, National Community.   An employee of the U.S. Mint points out that the written narrative accompanying the coin will provide the treaty’s context. Of course, no one carries around a written narrative. People carry.

    Rare Beijing Olympic commemorative gold coin $, (January, ) Only 29 of the 10 kg coins were minted, with one being sold by Heritage Auction Galleries in January, Since the modern commemorative coin program began in , the U.S. Mint has raised more than $ million to help build new museums, maintain national monuments like the Vietnam War Memorial, preserve historical sites like George Washington's home, .


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U.S. Mint Atlanta Olympic Commemorative Coin Program Download PDF EPUB FB2

By Jill Westeyn Janu Between andthe United States Mint issued commemorative Half Dollars, Silver Dollars, and $5 and $10 Gold Coins, representative of the Olympic Games (including the Paralympics and Special Olympics) under what is commonly referred to as the Modern Commemorative Coin Program.

Coins representing the Olympic Games were offered in. Since the modern commemorative coin program began inthe United States Mint has raised more than $, in surcharges to help build new museums, maintain national monuments like the Vietnam War Memorial, preserve historical sites like George Washington’s home, support various Olympic programs, and much more.

Commemorative coins celebrate and honor American people, places, events, and U.S. Mint Atlanta Olympic Commemorative Coin Program book. These coins help raise money for important causes as well as commemorate important aspects of American history.

Authorized by Congress, each coin is crafted to be. Over the years, the United States Mint has issued a number of special coins commemorating different events in American n the years of andmuch to the delight of rare coin collectors, the Mint issued a series of coins to celebrate the.

Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed an anonymous allegation regarding the U.S. Mint's Atlanta Olympic Commemorative Coin noted that: (1) the Olympic Program was one of the largest and most complex commemorative coin programs ever managed by the Mint; (2) according to the Mint, it produced million Olympic Program coins and sold million coins through December Get this from a library.

U.S. Mint Atlanta Olympic Commemorative Coin Program. [United States. General Accounting Office. Accounting and Information Management Division.].

regarding the U.S. Mint’s Atlanta Olympic Commemorative Coin Program (Olympic Program). The allegation claimed that the Mint had not reported approximately $22 million in additional losses on the Olympic Program. We testified last year on the preliminary results of our work.’ The additional losses in the allegation were based primarily on.

History Early commemoratives. The earliest commemorative coin minted by the US Mint was the "CAL" quarter eagle, which commemorated the finding of gold in California.

These coins were standard quarter eagles that were modified by punching CAL. onto the reverse above the eagle. Most standard US commemorative coin lists begin with the Columbian half dollar commemorating the th.

United States Mint Prestige Proof Sets consist of some of the rarest and most highly sought after proof sets in the history of the U.S. Mint. The Prestige Proof Set contains 7 coins. First sold inPrestige Sets consist of proof version coins of the five U.S.

circulating coins, along with commemoratives from the year of Rating: % positive. This listing is for a set of. United States Olympic Coins of the Atlanta Centennial Olympic Games. US Mint Young Collectors' Olympic Series 1,2,3,4.

Excellent condition. Including Series 1 Basketball, Series 2 Baseball, Series 3 Swimming, and Series 4 Rating: % positive. A U.S. commemorative coin that is 'so ugly it's actually a bit beautiful' the issue competed with the massive – coin Atlanta Olympic Games program and the Civil War.

Hold Onto Your Bent Coins: U.S. Mint Suspends Coin Exchange - Duration: Wochit News views. COMMEMORATIVE COINS WORTH MONEY - OLYMPIC COINS TO LOOK FOR!. Shop Atlanta Olympics 8 Coin Silver Commemorative Dollars Proof Set and more authentic and unique collectibles coins at Amazon's Collectible Coins Store.

While the Mint has offered Olympic commemorative coins during all three of the Summer and Winter Olympic Games held in the United States since. US Olympic Two (2) Coin Commemorative Proof Set The United States Mint certifies these coins have been struck in accordance with the Olympic Commemorative Coin Act, which was passed by Congress and signed into Public Law by President George Bush on October 3, The U.S.

Mint’s modern commemorative coin program began in Although these coins are legal tender, they are not minted for general circulation. Each commemorative coin is produced by the U.S.

Mint in limited quantity and is only available for a limited. At this point, coin collectors' budgets were getting stretched with all the various offerings from the U.S.

Mint. Therefore, some of these coins had very low sales and now experience high prices. Most other commemorative coins are affordably priced and can be purchased through your favorite coin dealer or online.

Key Dates, Rarities, and Varieties. $5 U.S. Gold Commemorative Coins - Grab Some American History at a Low Price. The US Mint began issuing modern $5 gold commemorative coins in The idea was to honor important figures and events in American history.

One of the most common examples is the gold coin which marked the Olympic games held in Atlanta, GA.5/5(1). A Proof Set is a complete set of proof coins of each denomination made in a year. In addition to proof versions of the Native American $1 Coin, Kennedy half dollar, Roosevelt dime, Jefferson nickel, and Lincoln penny, these sets also include proof versions of each year’s releases under the America the Beautiful Quarters® Program.

US Mint Atlanta Olympic Games Commemorative 4-Coin Proof Set (w/Box & COA) This US Mint Atlanta Olympic Games Commemorative 4-Coin Proof Set will make an excellent addition to any collection. Each of these four coins comes with a proof finish.

The obverse of the gold coin showcases the Olympic Stadium. Call () to order & Coin Commem Olympic Set BU & Proof at APMEX. We offer competitive Gold prices on US Commemorative Coin .13 A commemorative coin program is the subject matter statutorily authorized to be depicted on a commemorative coin.

Within each commemorative coin program, multiple denominations of coins might be authorized. For example, P.L. (§3, Stat.December 4, ) authorized a commemorative coin program for Mark Twain.

TheFile Size: 1MB.Commemorative U.S. packaged silver dollar coins make beautiful, striking collectibles for anyone who is a history buff. Our selection of U.S. silver dollar modern commemorative packaged coins features coins commemorating the Atlanta Olympics, the anniversary of the USO, a memorial to the Korean War and several other occasions.