Numismatic stories and slide presentations

“Corazon Aquino (1933-2009); A Peek Behind The Curtain of the 1986 Aquino-Reagan Coins" (15 minutes) For a very short time, I worked at the Franklin Mint. The highlight of that experience was being part of the team that produced the 1986 Philippine coins Commemorating the historic first meeting between President Aquino and President Reagan. The silver and gold issues were produced in record time by a team of craftsmen who had very little motivation except pride of workmanship.

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1) Watch the complete presentation as a .PDF file by clicking on ALL 3 blue buttons in turn. 

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