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Bush, Innovation Designs Considered

The Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) met March 10-11 to consider designs for the 2020 Barbara Bush gold coin and bronze medal and for the four 2021 American Innovation dollar coins scheduled to be released in 2021. The committee met … Continue reading

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Donald Scarinci on ‘100 Greatest Modern World Coins’ Book

In March 2020 Whitman Publishing will release 100 Greatest Modern World Coins by numismatists Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker. Here, Donald Scarinci, medallic art historian and Coin of the Year judge, shares his thoughts on modern world coinage and the … Continue reading

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New Appointee Joins Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee

Friday, The United States Mint announced the appointment of Dr. Lawrence S. Brown to the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) as a member representing the interests of the general public in the coinage of the United States. This appointment for … Continue reading

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2021 and Beyond Washington Crossing the Delaware Quarter Designs

Members of the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee were met with a robust agenda of coin and medal designs when the group met Oct. 15. The CCAC’s role is to advise the Secretary of the Treasury on any theme or design … Continue reading

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CCAC Considers USS Indianapolis Congressional Medal Designs

Designs for the Congressional Gold Medal honoring the crew of the USS Indianapolis were up for consideration when the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) convened Sept. 18 at the United States Mint. The U.S. Navy ship was attacked and subsequently … Continue reading

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CCAC Recommends Congressional Gold Medal Design Honoring Chinese-American Vets

Chinese-American veterans of World War II will be recognized with a congressional gold medal, according to the authorizing legislation, Public Law 115-337.  According to this legislation, “Chinese Americans served in the United States in every conflict since the Civil War … Continue reading

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CCAC and CFA Make Recommendations on Basketball Coin

During its meeting on July 17, the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) reviewed proposed obverse and reverse designs for the 2020 Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Commemorative Coin Program. The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Commemorative Coin Act, … Continue reading

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CCAC Approves Designs for Gleason and Sadat Medals

At its June 18 meeting, the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) reviewed and discussed designs for upcoming Congressional Gold Medals by the Mint.  The medals reviewed included the Steve Gleason Congressional Gold Medal and the Anwar El Sadat Congressional Gold … Continue reading

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CCAC chair Thomas J. Uram to speak April 11 in Michigan

On Thursday, April 11, at 7:00 p.m., the Flint Flying Eagle Coin Club will host Thomas J. Uram, chair of the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee, as speaker for its monthly meeting. The event will take place at the Flushing Depot, … Continue reading

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Two members join coinage panel

Two vacancies on the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee have been filled by the United States Mint. Samuel H. Gill will represent the interests of the general public. He takes the seat left by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. The Mint said Gill is … Continue reading

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