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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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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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US Mint Artists Challenged to Think Creatively

by Donald Scarinci The new crop of artists from the United States Mint’s artist infusion program came together at the Mint’s headquarters in Washington DC last week.  They participated in a three-day intensive series of workshops that included viewing and … 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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Designs selected for Veterans medal

Designs for a new Veterans medal were reviewed by the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee and the Commission of Fine Arts in mid-November. Both bodies agreed on the choices for the obverse and reverse, though the CFA asked for modifications to … 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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CCAC sends views to Treasury

The Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee had a busy day Oct. 16 in reviewing designs for multiple coin and medallic issues. Preferences expressed at the meeting were transmitted to the Treasury secretary, who makes the final decision. The 2021 and 2022 … Continue reading

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