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Under an 1853 act, depositors could no longer have their metal struck into half dollars.
Under an 1853 act, depositors could no longer have their metal struck into half dollars.
John Jay Knox, photographed by Mathew Brady
John Jay Knox, photographed by Mathew Brady
Senator John Sherman shepherded the bill through Congress.
Senator John Sherman shepherded the bill through Congress.
The standard silver dollar was abolished by the Coinage Act of 1873.
The standard silver dollar was abolished by the Coinage Act of 1873.
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The First U.S. Branch Mint in California, which opened on April 3, 1854, is located at 608–619 Commercial Street in San Francisco. The building now ho
The First U.S. Branch Mint in California, which opened on April 3, 1854, is located at 608–619 Commercial Street in San Francisco. The building now houses the San Francisco Historical Society.
First United States Mint (Philadelphia); photo from 1904
First United States Mint (Philadelphia); photo from 1904
The Philadelphia Mint
The Philadelphia Mint
The Denver Mint
The Denver Mint