Coin Exchange for Professional Life Lincolns
by U.S. Mint
The United States Mint
will hold three public coin exchanges for collectors
and the public to exchange their currency for rolls
of the new Lincoln "Professional Life" One-Cent Coin
on August 13.
A coin exchange will take place immediately
following the coin's launch ceremony in Springfield,
Illinois, on the grounds of the Old State Capitol.
The ceremony begins at 10:00 a.m. Central Time (CT).
Also on August 13, the United States Mint will hold
coin exchanges in Washington, D.C., at its sales
counters in its Headquarters Building and in Union
Station. The Washington, D.C. area exchanges will be
held 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time (ET) or
until the penny exchange inventory is exhausted.
Coin exchanges on Capitol Hill and in the Rayburn
House Office Building have been tentatively
scheduled for the week of September 13, from 10 a.m.
- 3 p.m. (ET).
Purchases at all locations will be limited to a
minimum of two rolls and a maximum of six rolls.
Limits are subject to change at any time during the
day. All coins are minted at the United States Mint
in Philadelphia and are packaged in bank wrapping.
In addition, a Two-Roll Set of the Lincoln
Professional Life One-Cent Coin will be available at
the United States Mint's Web site, www.usmint.gov,
beginning noon ET on August 13. Each set contains
two rolls of 50-coins-one roll each from the United
State Mints at Philadelphia and Denver-for $8.95
plus $4.95 shipping and handling. Orders will be
limited to five sets per household.
Lincoln Professional Life One-Cent Coin Exchange
United States Mint
Thursday, August 13, 2009, immediately following the
United States Mint Headquarters Building /Union
Thursday, August 13, 2009, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. (ET)
Old State Capitol, 5th & Adams Streets, Springfield,
United States Mint Headquarters, 801 9th Street NW,
Washington, D.C., 20220
Union Station, 50 Massachusetts Avenue NE,
Washington, D.C., 20002