The United States Mint will begin accepting orders for the 2015 John F. Kennedy $1 Coin Cover (product code P55) July 16 at noon Eastern Daylight Time (EDT).
The John F. Kennedy $1 Coin Cover is the 35th issue in the United States Mint American Presidency $1 Coin Cover Series. This limited-edition coin cover includes two circulating finish Kennedy Presidential $1 Coins from the first day of production at the bureau’s facilities–March 5, 2015 (Philadelphia), and March 3, 2015 (Denver). The coins are mounted on a display card placed inside an envelope with a Red, White, and Blue (Forever®) stamp. The cover also features President Kennedy’s portrait and the postmark of July 16, 2015, Brookline, MA, which marks the day the United States Mint issued the coin cover. Only 35,000 units will be produced.
Orders will be accepted at the United States Mint’s online catalog at http://catalog.usmint.gov/coin-programs/presidential-dollar-coins/ and at 1-800-USA-MINT (872-6468). Hearing- and speech-impaired customers with TTY equipment may order by calling 1-888-321-MINT (6468). Please visit the bureau’s website for information about our shipping options: http://www.catalog.usmint.gov/customer-service/shipping.html.
The United States Mint American Presidency $1 Coin Covers can also be purchased through the bureau’s Product Enrollment Program. To learn more about this convenient ordering method, please review the FAQs at http://www.catalog.usmint.gov/customer-service/faqs/.
Note: To ensure that all members of the public have fair and equal access to United States Mint products, orders placed prior to the official on-sale date and time of July 16, 2015, at noon EDT, shall not be deemed accepted by the United States Mint and will not be honored.
About the United States Mint
The United States Mint was created by Congress in 1792 and became part of the Department of the Treasury in 1873. It is the Nation’s sole manufacturer of legal tender coinage and is responsible for producing circulating coinage for the Nation to conduct its trade and commerce. The United States Mint also produces numismatic products, including proof, uncirculated, and commemorative coins; Congressional Gold Medals; and silver and gold bullion coins. The United States Mint’s numismatic programs are self-sustaining and operate at no cost to taxpayers.
Information about the Presidential $1 Coin Program is available at http://www.usmint.gov/mint_programs/$1coin/.
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