Presidential Medals Available
It may be of
interest to readers to know that
the medals from which the portrait designs of several of the stamps in
the current Presidential set were modelled are obtainable from the U.
Mint. These are the 5¢ Monroe, 11¢ Polk, 14¢ Pierce,
19¢ Hayes, 20¢ Garfield, 22¢ Cleveland, 25¢ McKinley,
$1 Wilson, $2 Harding, and $5 Coolidge. These medals are of
and of a uniform three-inch size. They may be obtained from
of the U. S. Mint, Philadelphia, Penna., at $1.50 each, plus fourth
on the basis of one pound, your parcel post zone, rated from
This information is furnished through the courtesy of Eidsel C.
- George B. Sloane
March 8, 1947
Posted September 13, 1999
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