Back in 2017, the US Mint celebrated the 225th Anniversary of the US Mint by adding a ‘P’ mint mark to all of the Philadelphia Lincoln Cents for the first and only time. The thing about these ‘P’ cents is that you didn’t have to buy them since they were […]

2019 West Point Cents

A couple of weeks ago, I went to my local coin store to look for a coin album for my completed Peace Dollar collection. After searching the store, the owner said he didn’t have any at the moment, but would order one for me. While there, I noticed a number […]

Coin Collecting Folders

I vaguely remember the moment it happened as I was a very young child in 1969,, but I remember hearing a lot about it. The year saw many young Americans fighting a war in Asia, a tremendous musical festival in upstate New York, and the last album released by the […]

Apollo 11 Commemoratives

Happy New Year to my Coin Collecting friends! I hope that 2018 was a good year for you in terms of your numismatic ventures. I will talk about mine later, but first let’s talk about what we can expect for 2019. Commemoratives In 2018 we were introduced to the first […]

Coin Resolutions of 2019

A couple of weeks ago, my mom was going through a catalog and saw something she thought I would like. If you know me, I’m a Boston Red Sox fan, and 2018 was one of their best years including winning their 4 World Series in 15 years. Anyway, my mom […]

A Coin Collecting Christmas – 2018

For my latest birthday, my best friend and coin collecting partner gave me this poster designed by PCGS. If you look at it, it does looks like a periodic chart. This chart shows the 121 circulating coins of the United States from when the US Mint first opened in 1793 […]

The Periodic Table of US Coins