History of the George Washington Bicentennial Celebration

A Five Volume Set of books
Volumes 1-3 Literature
Volume 4 Foreign Participation
Volume 5 Final Report

From time to time this set is available on Amazon
Volume 3, which was used for some of my article content, is available separately here

The Complete Guide to Washington Quarters


By John Feigenbaum

Available at Amazon

Also available for reading online here

The Official Red Book: A Guide Book of Washington and State Quarters

By Q. David Bowers

Available at Whitman Publishing

Did You Know?

1957TypeBGenerally credited to a cost cutting measure at the U.S. Mint, from 1956-1964 there were Washington quarters struck with retired proof dies, thus creating a 9 coin run of proof reverse design business strike Washington quarters.

These coins are highly collectible and are a growing favorite among serious Washington quarter collectors.

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