United States Mint to Participate in Carson City Mint 150th Anniversary Celebration

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Special silver medallion to be struck to mark historic milestone.

Representatives from the United States Mint, the Nevada State Museum, and the State of Nevada will participate in a celebration to mark the 150th anniversary of the production of the first coin at the Carson City Mint in 1870.

The event will include the ceremonial striking of a special sesquicentennial silver medallion on the historic Coin Press 1, which was used to produce coins bearing the “CC” mint mark. A buffet lunch reception and cake cutting will round out the program.

David Ryder, Director, United States Mint
Steve Sisolak, Governor
Kate Marshall, Lt. Governor
Mark Amodei, U.S. Congressman
Zach Conine, State Treasurer
Robert Crowell, Mayor, Carson City

Tuesday, February 4, 2020, 10:00 a.m. to 2 p.m. (PST)

Nevada State Museum (Carson City)
600 N. Carson Street
Carson City, NV 89701

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