Classic Commemorative Coins

1892 Columbian Exposition US commerative silver half dollar 1892 50 Cent Columbian Expo
Columbian Exposition Half Dollar - Very Fine or Better - You will receive a circulated example of this TYPE of 1892 commemorative VF or Better.
$20.00
1892 50 Cent Columbian Expo
Columbian Exposition Half Dollar - About Uncirculated with light hairlines on the reverse. First Year for the Silver Commemorative. Mintage of 950,000
$30.00
1893 50 Cent Columbian Expo
Columbian Exposition Half Dollar - Very Fine or better. Mintage of 1,550,405
$20.00
1893 50 Cent Columbian Expo
Columbian Exposition Half Dollar - About Uncirculated 58.  Mintage of 1,550,405
$25.00
1893 50 Cent Columbian Expo
PCI MS 62 Green Holder - Nice luster on this Columbian Exposition Half Dollar. Mintage of 1,550,405
$50.00
1893 Columbian Expo. Isabella Quarter US classic commemorative silver coins 1893 Columbian Expo. Isabella Quarter
About Uncirculated Details - Columbian Exposition Isabella Quarter - Nice AU details with hairlined surfaces from improper cleaning. These souvenir quarters were sold for $1.00 at the World's Columbian Exposition. The obverse has the crowned bust of Queen Isabella of Spain. The kneeling woman with distaff and spindle is emblematic of women's industry. Low Mintage of Only 24,214
$295.00
1900 Lafayette Dollar US Silver dollar commemorative 1900 Lafayette Dollar
NGC Uncirculated Details Improperly Cleaned - Lafayette Dollar - If cleaned it was very light. Very Low mintage of only 36,026 The heads of Washington and Lafayette are on the obverse of this commemorative silver dollar. The reverse has General Lafayette on horseback. This is the first dollar size commemorative and the first US coin to bear a presidents portrait.
$550.00
1900 Lafayette Dollar US Silver dollar commemorative 1900 Lafayette Dollar
Lafayette Dollar - Extremely Fine+ Cleaned at one time. The heads of Washington and Lafayette are on the obverse of this commemorative silver dollar. The reverse has General Lafayette on horseback. This is the first dollar size commemorative and the first US coin to bear a presidents portrait. Very Low mintage of only 36,026
$395.00
1900 Lafayette Dollar US Silver dollar commemorative 1900 Lafayette Dollar
Lafayette Dollar - Extremely Fine+ Cleaned at one time. The heads of Washington and Lafayette are on the obverse of this commemorative silver dollar. The reverse has General Lafayette on horseback. This is the first dollar size commemorative and the first US coin to bear a presidents portrait. Very Low mintage of only 36,026
$395.00
1915-S $1.00 "Panama Pacific" NGC MS-62 1915-S $1.00 "Panama Pacific" MS-62
NGC MS-62 - Panama Pacific $1.00 Gold Dollar. Nice mint luster on this classic gold commemorative. The obverse of this Charles Keck design has the head of a man on the obverse , representing a Panama Canal worker. The reverse has two dolphins encircling ONE DOLLAR. Low Mintage of only 15,000.
$650.00
1915-S $1.00 "Panama Pacific" NGC MS-63 1915-S $1.00 "Panama Pacific" MS-63
NGC MS-63 - Panama Pacific $1.00 Gold Dollar. Excellent mint luster on very clean surfaces. This Early US Gold Commemorative Dollar is very nice for the grade. The obverse of this Charles Keck design has the head of a man on the obverse , representing a Panama Canal worker. The reverse has two dolphins encircling ONE DOLLAR. Low Mintage of only 15,000.
$750.00
1915-S $1.00 "Panama Pacific" PCGS MS-63 1915-S $1.00 "Panama Pacific" MS-63
PCGS MS-63 - Panama Pacific $1.00 Gold Dollar. Excellent mint luster and color on original surfaces. The obverse of this Charles Keck design has the head of a man on the obverse , representing a Panama Canal worker. The reverse has two dolphins encircling ONE DOLLAR. Low Mintage of only 15,000.
$750.00
1915-S 50c "Panama Pacific" US silver commemotative half dollar 1915-S 50c "Panama Pacific"
NGC Uncirculated Details Cleaned - Panama Pacific Half Dollar. Nice luster remains on this Low Minted issue. If ever cleaned it was long ago and very light. Celebrating the opening of the Panama Canal. The obverse of this commemorative was designed by Charles E. Barber. The reverse was designed by George T. Morgan. Mintage of only 27,134
$425.00
1915-S 50c "Panama Pacific"
Extremely Fine++ Panama Pacific Half Dollar. Nice details remain on this early US Commemorative Half Dollar with light hairlines. The obverse of this commemorative was designed by Charles E. Barber. The reverse was designed by George T. Morgan. Low Mintage of only 27,134
$265.00
1920 Maine
Maine Centennial Half Dollar- Extremely Fine+ The arms of the state of Maine appears on the obverse. Original uncleaned coin with nice mint luster. Low mintage of only 50,028
$110.00
1920 Maine
PCGS MS64 - Maine Centennial Half Dollar- Great luster and clean surfaces on this Low minted example with only 50,028 made. The arms of the state of Maine appears on the obverse.
$195.00
1920 Pilgrim US commererative silver half dollar 1920 Pilgrim
Pilgrim Tercentenary Half Dollar - About Uncirculated - To commemorative the landing of the Pilgrims at Plymouth, Mass. Nice Luster Low mintage of only 152,112
$90.00
1920 Pilgrim Tercentenary Half Dollar, silver half dollar 1920 Pilgrim
Pilgrim Tercentenary Half Dollar - About Uncirculated - To commemorative the landing of the Pilgrims at Plymouth, Mass. Nice coin with no problems Low mintage of only 152,112
$90.00
1921 Alabama
Alabama Centennial Half Dollar- Extremely Fine+ This commemorative was made to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the admission of Alabama to the Union. The obverse has bust of W.W. Bibb, first governor and T. E. Kirby governor at the time of the centennial. Low mintage of only 16,014
$140.00
1921 Alabama
Alabama Centennial Half Dollar- Extremely Fine+ This commemorative was made to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the admission of Alabama to the Union. The obverse has bust of W.W. Bibb, first governor and T. E. Kirby governor at the time of the centennial. Low mintage of only 16,014
$140.00
1922 Grant
Grant Memorial Half Dollar - About Uncirculated - The obverse has been cleaned. The Grant commemorative half was struck as a 100 year souvenir of Ulysses S. Grants birth 1822-1922. The reverse shows the Grant house in Point Pleasant, Ohio where Grant was born. Low mintage of only 67,405
$95.00
1922 Grant
Grant Memorial Half Dollar - About Uncirculated - Light hairlines on the obverse. The Grant commemorative half was struck as a 100 year souvenir of Ulysses S. Grants birth 1822-1922. The reverse shows the Grant house in Point Pleasant, Ohio where Grant was born. Low mintage of only 67,405
$110.00
1923-S Monroe Doctrine
Monroe Doctrine Centennial Half Dollar - Extremely Fine- The obverse has bust of James Monroe and Quincy Adams who were associated with the Monroe Doctrine. The reverse represents the western hemisphere with two female figures. Mintage of 274,077
$45.00
1924 Huguenot
Huguenot-Walloon Tercentenary Half Dollar - About Uncirculated - Commemorating the settling of the Huguenots and the Walloons in the new world. New Netherlands now New York was founded in 1624 by the Dutch.The reverse shows the ship Nieuw Nederland. Mintage of 142,080
$125.00
1924 Huguenot
Huguenot-Walloon Tercentenary Half Dollar - About Uncirculated - Commemorating the settling of the Huguenots and the Walloons in the new world. New Netherlands now New York was founded in 1624 by the Dutch.The reverse shows the ship Nieuw Nederland. Mintage of 142,080
$125.00
1925 Fort Vancouver Centenial US silver commemorative half dollar 1925 Fort Vancouver Centenial
About Uncirculated+ Fort Vancouver Centennial Half Dollar - Great Luster on surfaces with a few hairlines. John McLoughlin is on the obverse of this commemorative. McLaughlin built Fort Vancouver on the Columbia River in 1825. The reverse shows a settler in buckskins with musket and the fort in background. Low Mintage of only 14,994
$275.00
1925 Lexington-Concord US silver commemerative half dollar 1925 Lexington-Concord
Extremely Fine - Lexington-Concord Sesquicentennial Half Dollar - Luster in protected areas. Two famous battles are commemorated on this coin. Statue of the Minute Man on obverse and the Old Belfry is on the reverse. Mintage of 162,013
$65.00
1925 Lexington-Concord Commemerative Half Dollar, US silver half dollar 1925 Lexington-Concord
Lexington-Concord Sesquicentennial Half Dollar - About Uncirculated - Great luster with a few light hairlines at date. Two famous battles are commemorated on this coin. Statue of the Minute Man on obverse and the Old Belfry is on the reverse. Mintage of 162,013
$80.00
1925 Stone Mountain
Stone Mountain Memorial Half Dollar- About Uncirculated- Very nice coin with light wear. Generals Robert E. Lee & Thomas "Stonewall Jackson" mounted on horseback are shown on the obverse.The reverse has a large eagle and "Memorial to the valor of the soldier of the South" Mintage of 1,314,709
$65.00
1925 Stone Mountain
Stone Mountain Memorial Half Dollar- Uncirculated - Attractive with nice luster. Generals Robert E. Lee & Thomas "Stonewall Jackson" mounted on horseback are shown on the obverse.The reverse has a large eagle and "Memorial to the valor of the soldier of the South" Mintage of 1,314,709
$80.00
1925-S California Jubilee silver half dollar commemorative 1925-S California Jubilee
About Uncirculated - California Diamond Jubilee Half Dollar - Light hairlines.. Kneeling Forty-Niner on obverse with a walking grizzly bear on the reverse. 75th anniversary of admission of California into the union. Mintage of only 86,394
$175.00
1925-S California Jubilee silver half dollar commemorative 1925-S California Jubilee
California Diamond Jubilee Half Dollar - About Uncirculated+ Great luster and just a touch of wear. Kneeling Forty-Niner on obverse with a walking grizzly bear on the reverse. 75th anniversary of admission of California into the union. Mintage of only 86,394
$175.00
1926 $2.50 "Sesquicentennial" NGC MS-64 1926 $2.50 "Sesquicentennial" MS-64
NGC MS-64 - Sesquicentennial $2.50 Gold Quarter Eagle. Beautiful booming mint luster and frosty surfaces on this high grade uncirculated Early US Gold Commemorative Quarter Eagle  The occasion for this commemorative was the 150th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence. Obverse has Liberty standing holding the Declaration of Independence in one hand and the Torch of Freedom in the other. The reverse shows Independence Hall in Philadelphia. Mintage of 46,019.
$850.00
1926 Sesquicentennial US silver commemerative half dollar 1926 Sesquicentennial
Extremely Fine - Sesquicentennial Half Dollar - Excellent luster remains for the grade. The occasion for this commemorative was the 150th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence. Mintage of 141,120
$70.00
1926 Sesquicentennial
Sesquicentennial Half Dollar - About Uncirculated with light hairlines. The occasion for this commemorative was the 150th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence. Mintage of 141,120
$90.00
1926-S Oregon Trail
Extremely Fine - Oregon Trail Memorial Half Dollar - Struck to commemorate the Oregon Trail and in memory of the many pioneers that died and are buried along its 2000 miles. Mintage of 83,055
$140.00
1926-S Oregon Trail US silver commemorative half dollar 1926-S Oregon Trail
Very Fine Details - Oregon Trail Memorial Half Dollar - This coin was lost and buried I guess at one time with dark porous surfaces. Struck to commemorate the Oregon Trail and in memory of the many pioneers that died and are buried along its 2000 miles. Mintage of 83,055
$60.00
1926-S Oregon Trail Half Dollar, US silver commemorative half dollar 1926-S Oregon Trail
About Uncirculated - Oregon Trail Memorial Half Dollar - Light hairlines on obverse. Struck to commemorate the Oregon Trail and in memory of the many pioneers that died and are buried along its 2000 miles. Mintage of 83,055
$150.00
1926-S Oregon Trail
Very Fine - Oregon Trail Memorial Half Dollar - Struck to commemorate the Oregon Trail and in memory of the many pioneers that died and are buried along its 2000 miles. Mintage of 83,055
$120.00
1934 Texas
PCGS MS-64 - Nice luster with original uncleaned surfaces.Texas Centennial Half Dollar - Issued to commemorate the independence of Texas in 1836. The obverse has the large five pointed star behind the eagle. The reverse shows the kneeling figure of winged Liberty with medallions on each side with General Sam Houston and Stephen F. Austin. Mintage of 61,463
$180.00
1935 Connecticut
PCGS Mint State 64 - Connecticut Tercentenary - Exceptional luster with a beautiful design. Commemoration of the 300th anniversary of the founding of the colony of Connecticut.The famous Charter Oak is the main device on the reverse. Large Eagle on obverse. Mintage of only 25,018
$290.00
1935 Hudson US commemerative silver half dollar 1935 Hudson New York
NGC Uncirculated Details Improperly Cleaned - Hudson New York Sesquicentennial - Light hairlines on this scarce commemorative. Commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the founding of Hudson New York which was named after famed explorer Henry Hudson. The main device on this commemorative is Hudson's flagship the "Half Moon". The seal of the City of Hudson is on the reverse with Neptune and mermaid on a whale. LOW Mintage of only 10,008
$650.00
1935-S "San Diego"
California Pacific International Exposition Half Dollar NGC MS-65 - The obverse has a seated female with spear and bear at left. The reverse is the observation tower and the State of California building at the exposition. Mintage of 70,132
$150.00
1935-S "San Diego"
PCGS MS-64 - California Pacific International Exposition Half Dollar - The obverse has a seated female with spear and bear at left. The reverse is the observation tower and the State of California building at the exposition. Mintage of 70,132
$125.00
1935-S "San Diego"
California Pacific International Exposition Half Dollar PCGS MS-65 - The obverse has a seated female with spear and bear at left. The reverse is the observation tower and the State of California building at the exposition. Mintage of 70,132
$150.00
1935-S San Diego US Silver Commemorative Half Dollar NGC MS-63 1935-S "San Diego"
California Pacific International Exposition Half Dollar NGC MS-63 - Original lightly toned surfaces. The obverse has a seated female with spear and bear at left. The reverse is the observation tower and the State of California building at the exposition. Mintage of 70,132
$115.00
1936 "Albany New York"
Albany New York Half Dollar PCGS MS-65 - Well struck original coin with nice luster. Made to commemorate the 250th year of the granting of the charter for Albany NY. The obverse depicts a beaver gnawing on a maple branch. The reverse design shows Governor Thomas Donagan, Peter Schuyler and Robert Livingston. Mintage of only 17,671
$280.00
1936 "Wisconsin"
PCGS MS-65 - Excellent luster with clean original surfaces on this high grade commemorative. Wisconsin Territorial Centennial Half Dollar - 100th anniversary of the Wisconsin Territorial Government was the reason for this issue. The obverse shows a badger on a log, the state emblem and arrows representing the Black Hawk War of 1830's. The reverse has the territorial seal which includes a forearm holding an pickaxe over mound of lead ore. Low mintage of only 25,015
$225.00
1936 Albany, New York
PCGS Mint State 64 - Albany, New York - Excellent eye appeal with original lustrous surfaces on this high grade commemorative. 250th anniversary of the granting of a charter to the city of Albany. The reverse shows Governor Thomas Donagan, Peter Schuyler and Robert Livingston . The obverse depicts a beaver with a maple branch. Low mintage of only 17,671
$275.00
1936 Arkansas US Silver Commemorative Half Dollar 1936 Arkansas
NGC Mint State 64 - High grade Mint State Arkansas Centennial Half Dollar - Commemorating the 100th anniversary of the admission of Arkansas to the union. Low mintage of only 9,660
$120.00
1936 Arkansas US Silver Commemorative Half Dollar 1936 Arkansas
Arkansas Centennial Half Dollar - About Uncirculated+ High grade AU commemorating the 100th anniversary of the admission of Arkansas to the union. Low mintage of only 9,660
$95.00
1936 Boone
Daniel Boone Bicentennial Half Dollar - About Uncirculated - Nice luster and a great detail on this popular Commemorative Half Dollar.To commemorate the 200th anniversary (1934) of Daniel Boones birth. The reverse shows Boone with Chief Black Fish. Low mintage of only 12,012
$120.00
1936 Cleveland
PCGS Mint State 64 - Cleveland Centennial/Great Lakes Exposition Half Dollar - Clean surfaces with excellent luster. Authorized in commemoration of the centennial celebration of Cleveland, Ohio, on the occasion of the Great Lakes Exposition. Mintage of only 50,030
$125.00
1936 Cleveland
Cleveland Centennial/Great Lakes Exposition Half Dollar - MS-63 Great luster on clean original coin. Authorized in commemoration of the centennial celebration of Cleveland, Ohio, on the occasion of the Great Lakes Exposition. Mintage of only 50,030
$110.00
1936 Long Island
Long Island Tercentenary Half Dollar - Extremely Fine+ Nice design with a Dutch ship on the reverse. The reason for this coin was the 300th anniversary of the first white settlement on Long Island. Mintage of only 81,826
$80.00
1936 Long Island
Long Island Tercentenary Half Dollar - About Uncirculated+ Excellent luster with the lightest touch of hairlines. Nice design with a Dutch ship on the reverse. The reason for this coin was the 300th anniversary of the first white settlement on Long Island. Mintage of only 81,826
$90.00
1936 Lynchburg Virginia commemorative silver half dollar 1936 Lynchburg Virginia
NGC Uncirculated Details Cleaned - I really don't see any problems maybe a stray hairline? Nice mint luster. - Commemorating the issuance of the charter to the city of Lynchburg in 1786. Portrait of Senator Carter Glass on obverse. Miss Liberty with old Lynchburg courthouse in background on reverse. Low mintage of only 20,013
$200.00
1936 Oregon Trail Commemorative Half Dollar, US silver commemorative half dollar 1936 Oregon Trail
About Uncirculated - Oregon Trail Memorial Half Dollar - Nice example of this LOW Mintage Classic. Struck to commemorate the Oregon Trail and in memory of the many pioneers that died and are buried along its 2000 miles. Mintage of only 10,006
$180.00
1936 Robinson-Arkansas US Silver Commemorative Half Dollar PCGS MS64 1936 Robinson-Arkansas
PCGS MS64 - Arkansas Centennial - Robinson Half Dollar - Great luster with very flashy surfaces. 100th anniversary of the admission of Arkansas to the union. Portrait of Senator J. T. Robinson on the reverse. Low mintage of only 25,265
$190.00
1936 Robinson-Arkansas US Silver Commemorative Half Dollar 1936 Robinson-Arkansas
Mint State 60+ Arkansas Centennial - Robinson Half Dollar - Great luster with original clean surfaces. 100th anniversary of the admission of Arkansas to the union. Portrait of Senator J. T. Robinson on the reverse. Low mintage of only 25,265
$145.00
1936 Robinson-Arkansas US Silver Commemorative Half Dollar PCGS MS63 1936 Robinson-Arkansas
PCGS MS63 - Arkansas Centennial - Robinson Half Dollar - Early green PCGS holder. Exceptional coin for the grade. 100th anniversary of the admission of Arkansas to the union. Portrait of Senator J. T. Robinson on the reverse. Low mintage of only 25,265
$120.00
1936 York
York County, Maine Tercentenary Half Dollar - About Uncirculated+ Radiant luster beneath light steel gray toning. 300th anniversary of the founding of York County, Maine. Low mintage of only 25,015
$195.00
1936 York
PCGS MS-65 - Great luster with clean original surfaces. York County, Maine Tercentenary Half Dollar - 300th anniversary of the founding of York County, Maine. Low mintage of only 25,015
$210.00
1936-D Arkansas
Arkansas Centennial Half Dollar -About Uncirculated+ Great luster with very clean surfaces.100th anniversary of the admission of Arkansas to the union. Low mintage of only 9,660
$95.00
1936-S Bay Bridge
PCGS Mint State 63 - San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge Half Dollar - Lustrous surfaces with a light golden tone. The opening of the San Francisco Bay Bridge was the occasion for this commemorative.The bridge is shown in great detail on the reverse with a California Grizzly bear on the obverse. Mintage of only 71,424
$160.00
1936-S Bay Bridge
San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge Half Dollar - About Uncirculated+ Excellent luster with a few light hairlines. The opening of the San Francisco Bay Bridge was the occasion for this commemorative.The bridge is shown in great detail on the reverse with a California Grizzly bear on the obverse. Mintage of only 71,424
$140.00
1936-S Columbia South Carolina
PCGS Mint State 65 - Columbia South Carolina Sesquicentennial - Flashy white and clean example of this very Low Minted San Francisco Mint issue. These halves were authorized to help finance the sesquicentennial celebration of the founding of Columbia in 1786.The obverse bears the figure of Justice with sword and scales. The palmetto tree on the reverse is the state emblem. Mintage of only 8,007
$235.00
1936-S Rhode Island
Providence, Rhode Island Tercentenary Half Dollar - MS-63 Bright, white and clean with great luster. The reason for this coin was the 300th anniversary of the founding of Providence. Small mintage of only 15,011
$115.00
1937 "Antietam"
PCGS MS-65 - Clean lustrous no problem coin. Battle of Antietam Anniversary. Struck to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the famous Civil War battle to stop Lee's invasion of Maryland. The obverse has the opposing generals McClellan and Lee. The reverse features the Burnside Bridge an important tactical objective. The Battle of Antietam, on Sept. 17 1862 was one of the bloodiest single day battles of the war, with more than 23,000 men killed, wounded or missing. Mintage of only 18,028
$675.00
1937 "Roanoke"
NGC MS-65 - White with frosty surfaces and great luster. Roanoke Island, North Carolina - To commemorate the 350 anniversary of Sir Walter Raleigh's "Lost Colony" and the birth of Virginia Dare, the first white child born in British North America. Obverse has portrait of Sir Walter Raleigh. Reverse represents Ellinor Dare holding the child Virginia. Low mintage of only 29,030
$225.00
1946 Iowa
PCGS Mint State 65 - Lustrous surfaces with a light golden tone. Commemorating the 100th anniversary of Iowa's statehood. Mintage of 100,057
$135.00
1946-1951 "Booker T. Washington
Booker T. Washington Half Dollar - Circulated - You will receive a Very Fine or Better example of this TYPE of commemorative.
$20.00
1948-D "Booker T. Washington
Booker T. Washington Half Dollar - Uncirculated - LOW MINTAGE OF ONLY 8,005
$75.00
1950-S "Booker T. Washington
Booker T. Washington Half Dollar - Uncirculated - MINTAGE OF ONLY 62,091
$30.00
1951 Carver/Washington
Carver-Washington Half Dollar - Choice Brilliant Uncirculated - 50+ year old silver Commemorative. Mintage of only 20,018
$30.00
1952 Carver/Washington
Carver-Washington Half Dollar - Choice Brilliant Uncirculated - Nice 50+ year old Mint State Commemorative. Mintage of 2,006,292
$25.00
1953-S Carver/Washington
Carver-Washington Half Dollar - Brilliant Uncirculated with light original toning. Nice 50+ year old Commemorative. Mintage of 88,020
$30.00