How much are my U.S. Silver Commemoratives worth?

About Silver Commemoratives

The classic commemorative coin era in the United States spans from 1892 through 1954 and both began and ended with the production of special silver half dollars. The first commemorative coin the United States Mint ever released was the 1892 World's Columbian Exposition half dollar marking the arrival of the grand event in Chicago that drew millions of people from all over the world. Production of the Columbian half dollar was continued into 1893 and also complemented with the appearance of the 1893 World's Columbian Exposition Isabella quarter, featuring Queen Isabella I of Spain. The next commemorative issue was the 1900 Lafayette dollar featuring on its obverse a jugate bust of George Washington and Marquis de Lafayette, with proceeds from the sale of the dollar (sold for $2 each) going to the Lafayette Memorial Commission to erect a statue in Paris as a gift from the American people.

Following a brief hiatus in the production of silver commemoratives came a bevy of half dollars, beginning in 1915 with the issuance of the Panama-Pacific International Exposition commemoratives. The US commemorative program produced a flurry of issues during the 1920s and especially the 1930s, with as many as 20 distinct commemorative half dollars issued in 1936 alone. Claims of financial abuses concerning proceeds from the sale of the commemorative half dollars brought this colorful chapter of United States numismatics to an end in 1954, with the release of the last George Washington Carver/Booker T. Washington commemorative half dollars. Many silver commemoratives are common and readily obtainable in gem grades, with a few exceptions. These include the relatively scarce 1915 Panama-Pacific, 1922 Grant Memorial with Star, 1925 Fort Vancouver, 1928 Hawaiian Sesquicentennial, 1935 Hudson (New York) Sesquicentennial, and 1935 Old Spanish Trail, 1936 Battle of Gettysburg Anniversary, 1936 Norfolk (Virginia), 1937 Battle of Antietam Anniversary, and 1938 New Rochelle (New York) 250th Anniversary half dollars. The 1900 Lafayette silver dollar is scarce across the board with uncirculated specimens easily ranging into four-figure territory or higher.



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1935-PDS Ark Set

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1936-PDS Ark Set

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1937-PDS Ark Set

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1938-PDS Ark Set

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1939-PDS Ark Set

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1935-PDS Boone Set

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1935/34-PDS Boone Set

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1936-PDS Boone Set

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1937-PDS Boone Set

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1938-PDS Boone Set

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1936-PDS Cinci Set

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1936-PDS Columbia Set

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1938-PDS Oregon Set

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1939-PDS Oregon Set

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1936-PDS RI Set

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1935-PDS Texas Set

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1936-PDS Texas Set

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1937-PDS Texas Set

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1938-PDS Texas Set

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1946-PDS BTW Set

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1947-PDS BTW Set

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1948-PDS BTW Set

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1949-PDS BTW Set

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1950-PDS BTW Set

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1951-PDS BTW Set

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1951-PDS WC Set

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1952-PDS WC Set

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1953-PDS WC Set

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1954-PDS WC Set

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50-Coin Set (Type)

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144-Coin Set (Complete)

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1893 Isabella

Mintage: 24,214

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1900 Lafayette

Mintage: 36,026

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1921 Alabama

Mintage: 16,014

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1921 Alabama 2x2

Mintage: 6,006

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1936 Albany

Mintage: 17,671

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1937 Antietam

Mintage: 18,028

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1935 Arkansas

Mintage: 13,012

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1935-D Arkansas

Mintage: 5,505

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1935-S Arkansas

Mintage: 5,506

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1936 Arkansas

Mintage: 9,660

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1936-D Arkansas

Mintage: 9,660

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1936-S Arkansas

Mintage: 9,662

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1937 Arkansas

Mintage: 5,505

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1937-D Arkansas

Mintage: 5,505

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1937-S Arkansas

Mintage: 5,506

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1938 Arkansas

Mintage: 3,156

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1938-D Arkansas

Mintage: 3,155

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1938-S Arkansas

Mintage: 3,156

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1939 Arkansas

Mintage: 2,104

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1939-D Arkansas

Mintage: 2,104

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1939-S Arkansas

Mintage: 2,105

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1936-S Bay Bridge

Mintage: 71,424

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1934 Boone

Mintage: 10,007

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1935 Boone

Mintage: 10,010

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1935-D Boone

Mintage: 5,005

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1935-S Boone

Mintage: 5,005

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1935/34 Boone

Mintage: 10,008

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1935/34-D Boone

Mintage: 2,003

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1935/34-S Boone

Mintage: 2,004

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1936 Boone

Mintage: 12,012

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1936-D Boone

Mintage: 5,005

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1936-S Boone

Mintage: 5,006

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1937 Boone

Mintage: 9,810

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1937-D Boone

Mintage: 2,506

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1937-S Boone

Mintage: 2,506

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1938 Boone

Mintage: 2,100

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1938-D Boone

Mintage: 2,100

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1938-S Boone

Mintage: 2,100

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1936 Bridgeport

Mintage: 25,015

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1925-S California

Mintage: 86,594

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1936 Cincinnati

Mintage: 5,005

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1936-D Cincinnati

Mintage: 5,005

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1936-S Cincinnati

Mintage: 5,006

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1936 Cleveland

Mintage: 50,030

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1936 Columbia

Mintage: 9,007

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1936-D Columbia

Mintage: 8,009

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1936-S Columbia

Mintage: 8,007

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1892 Columbian

Mintage: 950,000

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1893 Columbian

Mintage: 1,550,405

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1935 Connecticut

Mintage: 25,018

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1936-Delaware

Mintage: 20,993

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1936 Elgin

Mintage: 20,015

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1936 Gettysburg

Mintage: 26,928

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1922 Grant

Mintage: 67,405

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1922 Grant with Star

Mintage: 4,256

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1928 Hawaiian

Mintage: 10,008

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1935 Hudson

Mintage: 10,008

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1924 Huguenot

Mintage: 142,080

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1946 Iowa

Mintage: 100,057

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1925 Lexington

Mintage: 162,013

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1918 Lincoln-Illinois

Mintage: 100,058

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1936 Long Island

Mintage: 81,826

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1936 Lynchburg

Mintage: 20,013

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1920 Maine

Mintage: 50,028

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1934 Maryland

Mintage: 25,015

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1921 Missouri

Mintage: 11,400

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1921 Missouri 2x4

Mintage: 9,400

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1923-S Monroe

Mintage: 274,077

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1938 New Rochelle

Mintage: 15,266

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1936 Norfolk

Mintage: 16,936

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1926 Oregon Trail

Mintage: 47,955

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1926-S Oregon Trail

Mintage: 83,055

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1928 Oregon Trail

Mintage: 6,028

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1933-D Oregon Trail

Mintage: 5,008

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1934-D Oregon Trail

Mintage: 7,006

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1936 Oregon Trail

Mintage: 10,006

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1936-S Oregon Trail

Mintage: 5,006

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1937-D Oregon Trail

Mintage: 12,008

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1938 Oregon Trail

Mintage: 6,006

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1938-D Oregon Trail

Mintage: 6,005

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1938-S Oregon Trail

Mintage: 6,006

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1939 Oregon Trail

Mintage: 3,004

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1939-D Oregon Trail

Mintage: 3,004

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1939-S Oregon Trail

Mintage: 3,005

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1915-S Panama-Pacific

Mintage: 27,134

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1920 Pilgrim

Mintage: 152,112

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1921 Pilgrim

Mintage: 20,053

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1936 Rhode Island

Mintage: 20,013

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1936-D Rhode Island

Mintage: 15,010

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1936-S Rhode Island

Mintage: 15,011

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1937 Roanoke

Mintage: 29,030

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1936 Robinson

Mintage: 25,265

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1935-S San Diego

Mintage: 70,132

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1936-D San Diego

Mintage: 30,092

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1926 Sesquicentennial

Mintage: 141,120

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1935 Spanish Trail

Mintage: 10,008

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1925 Stone Mountain

Mintage: 1,314,709

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1934 Texas

Mintage: 61,463

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1935 Texas

Mintage: 9,996

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1935-D Texas

Mintage: 10,007

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1935-S Texas

Mintage: 10,008

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1936 Texas

Mintage: 8,911

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1936-D Texas

Mintage: 9,039

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1936-S Texas

Mintage: 9,055

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1937 Texas

Mintage: 6,571

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1937-D Texas

Mintage: 6,605

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1937-S Texas

Mintage: 6,637

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1938 Texas

Mintage: 3,780

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1938-D Texas

Mintage: 3,775

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1938-S Texas

Mintage: 3,814

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1925 Vancouver

Mintage: 14,994

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1927 Vermont

Mintage: 28,142

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1946 B.T. Wash.

Mintage: 700,546

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1946-D B.T. Wash.

Mintage: 50,000

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1946-S B.T. Wash.

Mintage: 500,279

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1947 B.T. Wash.

Mintage: 6,000

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1947-D B.T. Wash.

Mintage: 6,000

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1947-S B.T. Wash.

Mintage: 6,000

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1948 B.T. Wash.

Mintage: 8,005

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1948-D B.T. Wash.

Mintage: 8,005

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1948-S B.T. Wash.

Mintage: 8,005

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1949 B.T. Wash.

Mintage: 6,004

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1949-D B.T. Wash.

Mintage: 6,004

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1949-S B.T. Wash.

Mintage: 6,004

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1950 B.T. Wash.

Mintage: 6,004

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1950-D B.T. Wash.

Mintage: 6,004

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1950-S B.T. Wash.

Mintage: 62,091

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1951 B.T. Wash.

Mintage: 210,082

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1951-D B.T. Wash.

Mintage: 7,004

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1951-S B.T. Wash.

Mintage: 7,004

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1951 Wash-Carver

Mintage: 20,018

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1951-D Wash-Carver

Mintage: 10,004

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1951-S Wash-Carver

Mintage: 10,004

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1952 Wash-Carver

Mintage: 1,106,292

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1952-D Wash-Carver

Mintage: 8,006

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1952-S Wash-Carver

Mintage: 8,006

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1953 Wash-Carver

Mintage: 8,003

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1953-D Wash-Carver

Mintage: 8,003

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1953-S Wash-Carver

Mintage: 88,020

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1954 Wash-Carver

Mintage: 12,006

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1954-D Wash-Carver

Mintage: 12,006

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1954-S Wash-Carver

Mintage: 42,024

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1936 Wisconsin

Mintage: 25,015

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1936 York

Mintage: 25,015

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1925 Norse Thin

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