11:00 am – 12:00 pm: Mint 150: Lecture “A History of Morgan, Orr Works and Historic Coin Press No. 1” by Robert Nylen, followed by a demonstration of Coin Press No. 1 from Noon to 4 pm. Regular admission, free for members and children under 17. No reservations required.

Morgan & Orr was the Philadelphia manufacturer of coin presses for  U.S. Mints in the 19th century, including the historic, and still operating, Coin Press No. 1 at the Carson City Mint.

Coeur Rochester, Inc. is a sponsor of The Nevada State Museum’s Mint 150 Celebration


08/17/2019 11:00:0008/17/2019 16:00:00America/Los_AngelesWho Built Coin Press No. 1?Reno, NV
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