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    N.O.W. News, Summer 2009

    1/7/2009

    the 200 th anniversary of the birth of Louis Braille, inventor of the Braillehich is still used by the blind to read and write. Louis Braille Bicentennial Silver Dollar dots in a “cell” o

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    N.O.W. News, Summer 2009

    1/7/2009

    the 200 th anniversary of the birth of Louis Braille, inventor of the Braillehich is still used by the blind to read and write. Louis Braille Bicentennial Silver Dollar dots in a “cell” o

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    N.O.W. News, Fall 2008

    1/10/2008

    Dollar Coins to Feature Braillees Mint Direc- tor Ed Moy displayed in Dallas, TX the design for the 2009 Louis Braille Bicentennial Silver

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    N.O.W. News, Fall 2008

    1/10/2008

    Dollar Coins to Feature Braillees Mint Direc- tor Ed Moy displayed in Dallas, TX the design for the 2009 Louis Braille Bicentennial Silver

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    United States Mint Annual Report 2009

    31/12/2009

    2009 LOUIS BRAILLEch 26, 2009 Mintage Limit: 400,000 (across all product options) Design: The 2009 Louis Braille Bicentennial Silver Dollar commemorates th

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    The Centinel, vol. 57, no. 3

    1/9/2009

    the 2009 Louis Brailleoth! The commemorative dollar honor- ing the 200th anniversary of the birth of Louis Braille, inventor of the Braille system, features

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    United States Mint Annual Report 2009

    31/12/2009

    2009 LOUIS BRAILLEch 26, 2009 Mintage Limit: 400,000 (across all product options) Design: The 2009 Louis Braille Bicentennial Silver Dollar commemorates th

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    The Centinel, vol. 57, no. 3

    1/9/2009

    the 2009 Louis Brailleoth! The commemorative dollar honor- ing the 200th anniversary of the birth of Louis Braille, inventor of the Braille system, features

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    FIRST AND ONLY NUMISMATIC BOOK IN BRAILLE?

    FIRST AND ONLY NUMISMATIC BOOK IN BRAILLE?

    10/31/2004

    NUMISMATIC BOOK IN BRAILLEVolume 7, Number 44, October 31, 2004, Article 24FIRST AND ONLY NUMISMATIC BOOK IN BRAILLE? Rich Mantia

    The E-Sylum: Volume 7, Number 44, October 31, 2004, Article 24FIRST AND ONLY NUMISMATIC BOOK IN BRAI

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    CONGRESS AUTHORIZES U.S. COIN HONORING LOUIS BRAILLE

    CONGRESS AUTHORIZES U.S. COIN HONORING LOUIS BRAILLE

    07/02/2006

    COIN HONORING LOUIS BRAILLE http://www.coinbooks.org/esylum_v09n27a14.html The E-Sylum: Volume 9, Number 27, July 2, 2006, Article 14CONGRESS AUTHORIZES U.S. COIN HONORING LOUIS BRAILLEDavid Menchel

    The E-Sylum: Volume 9, Number 27, July 2, 2006, Article 14CONGRESS AUTHORIZES U.S. COIN HONORING LOU

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    BLIND AMERICANS TO MARCH AT UNVEILING OF LOUIS BRAILLE COIN DESIGN

    BLIND AMERICANS TO MARCH AT UNVEILING OF LOUIS BRAILLE COIN DESIGN

    06/22/2008

    BLIND AMERICANS TO MARCH AT UNVEILING OF LOUIS BRAILLE COIN DESIGN http://www.coinbooks.org/esylum_v11n25a21.html A press release was published June 18 by the National Federation of the Blind. Here

    A press release was published June 18 by the National Federation of the Blind. Here are some excerp

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    HONG KONG TO ISSUE NEW BANKNOTES WITH BRAILLE

    07/25/2010

    TO ISSUE NEW BANKNOTES WITH BRAILLE2.html Coincidentally, Hong Kong just announced new banknotes incorporating Braille denominations for the blind.

    Coincidentally, Hong Kong just announced new banknotes incorporating Braille denominations for the

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    ON READABLE BRAILLE CHARACTERS ON COINS

    ON READABLE BRAILLE CHARACTERS ON COINS

    01/09/2011

    ON READABLE BRAILLE CHARACTERS ON COINS http://www.coinbooks.org/esylum_v14n02a11.html Jeff Kelley writes: A recent piece on the resignation of U.S. Mint Director Ed Moy mentioned that under Moy's

    Jeff Kelley writes: A recent piece on the resignation of U.S. Mint Director Ed Moy mentioned that u

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    The Centinel, vol. 57, no. 4

    1/12/2009

    The group sold 2009 Louis Braille bicen- tennial commemorative silver dollars as a fundraiser. That coin shows Braille on the obverse and the word Kansas City, Mo., dealer Larry Grosko, seated, tends

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    ON THE BRAILLE COIN

    ON THE BRAILLE COIN

    07/09/2006

    ON THE BRAILLEg/esylum_v09n28a07.html The E-Sylum: Volume 9, Number 28, July 9, 2006, Article 7ON THE BRAILLE COINLast week a newspaper item noted that "Congress ha

    The E-Sylum: Volume 9, Number 28, July 9, 2006, Article 7ON THE BRAILLE COINLast week a newspaper it

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    The Centinel, vol. 57, no. 4

    1/12/2009

    The group sold 2009 Louis Braille bicen- tennial commemorative silver dollars as a fundraiser. That coin shows Braille on the obverse and the word Kansas City, Mo., dealer Larry Grosko, seated, tends

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    UNIQUE BRAILLE EDITION OF THE 1969 RED BOOK TO BE EXHIBITED IN ATLANTA

    08/17/2008

    UNIQUE BRAILLE EDITION OF THE 1969 RED BOOK TO BE EXHIBITED IN ATLANTA http://www.coinbooks.org/esylum_v11n33a10.html In what has to be a first, an item of numismatic literature will be the feature

    In what has to be a first, an item of numismatic literature will be the featured exhibit at an upco

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    BRAILLE VERSION OF 1969 REDBOOK EXHIBITED IN ATLANTA

    11/02/2008

    BRAILLE VERSION OF 1969 REDBOOK EXHIBITED IN ATLANTA http://www.coinbooks.org/esylum_v11n44a09.html John and Nancy Wilson, Ocala, FL write: These photos were taken by us at the 2008 Whitman Expo -

    John and Nancy Wilson, Ocala, FL write: These photos were taken by us at the 2008 Whitman Expo - At

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    COINS, TOKENS AND MEDALS WITH IMAGES OF BOOKS

    10/06/2013

    Louis Braille Bicentennial Dollar Greg Adams writes: How about this one from 2009 (Louis Brailleage cataloguer Mark Borckardt submitted another braille book on a coin, and a musica

    This topic has legs. Several readers submitted more numismatic items with images of books. Thanks,

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    N.O.W. News, Summer 2003

    1/7/2003

    1819 and features an image of Helen Keller with her name inscribed in both English and Braille. Helen Keller's remarkable story is well known throughout the world and it's not surprising that she

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    Numismatics International Bulletin, Vol. 32, No.11

    1/11/1997

    of the Braillehe denomination of the coins. This is the first time in Peru’s currency history that the Braille script

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    QUIZ ANSWER: HENRY BEMIS, LAST BIBLIOPHILE ON EARTH

    03/29/2009

    unless you own Braille books. Long live the name of Louis Braille! Happy 200th birthday to him and to the release and sale of his commemorative dollar this week. John Cadorini writes: All through

    We had a deluge of responses to last week's Quick Quiz. I asked, "Who can tell us about the famous

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    N.O.W. News, Summer 2003

    1/7/2003

    1819 and features an image of Helen Keller with her name inscribed in both English and Braille. Helen Keller's remarkable story is well known throughout the world and it's not surprising that she

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    Numismatics International Bulletin, Vol. 32, No.11

    1/11/1997

    of the Braillehe denomination of the coins. This is the first time in Peru’s currency history that the Braille script

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    Missouri Journal of Numismatics, Vol. 38

    1/7/2013

    Louis Braille Those following my advice would have selected the Jackie Robinson and skipped the Louis Braille coins.

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    United States Mint Annual Report 2009

    31/12/2009

    The Louis Braille Bicentennial-Braille Literacy Silver Dollar Program generated $6.8 million in revenue and $1.9 million in eligible surcharges for the recipient organization. Commemorative coins

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    United States Mint Annual Report 2009

    31/12/2009

    • A blind child reads Braille on an American coin for the first time — the 2009 Louise Braille Bicentennial Silver Dollar. • A collector who has always admired the golden age of coin-making and covete

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    United States Mint Annual Report 2008

    30/9/2008

    National Emblem Commemorative Coin Program and created designs for the 2009 Louis Braille Bicentennial-Braille Literacy Commemorative Coin Program and the Abraham Lincoln Commemorative Coin

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    Penny-Wise, Vol. 38, No. 3 (222)

    1/5/2004

    Louis Braillents a reading system for the blind. Today, thanks to the Americans with Disabilities Act, Braille pads are omnipresent — even on drive-up ATM's. Another

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    Numismatics International Bulletin, Vol. 18, No.7

    1/7/1984

    The value also appears in braille between the small branches but the braille is in low relief. The reverses are generally similar to those on the current stainless steel coinage of Brazil. Smaller

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    United States Mint Annual Report 2003

    30/9/2003

    appears in English and in a reduced-sized version of Braillehe Alabama state quarter is the first circulating coin to feature Braille, the first circulating coin to feature a disabled woman,

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    BLIND NUMISMATISTS

    BLIND NUMISMATISTS

    11/07/2004

    sted that currency perhaps be made in varying sizes as in Europe (at the time) and as some with braille, though the braille was often inadequate."

    The E-Sylum: Volume 7, Number 45, November 7, 2004, Article 11BLIND NUMISMATISTS Len Harsel writes:

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    LOUIS BRAILLE COMMEMORATIVE COIN CLEARED BY SENATE

    LOUIS BRAILLE COMMEMORATIVE COIN CLEARED BY SENATE

    07/16/2006

    LOUIS BRAILLEg/esylum_v09n29a12.html The E-Sylum: Volume 9, Number 29, July 16, 2006, Article 12LOUIS BRAILLE COMMEMORATIVE COIN CLEARED

    The E-Sylum: Volume 9, Number 29, July 16, 2006, Article 12LOUIS BRAILLE COMMEMORATIVE COIN CLEARED

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    RICH MANTIA'S REDBOOK PHOTOS

    RICH MANTIA'S REDBOOK PHOTOS

    03/16/2008

    Included is the unique Braille Redbook, whichmay be the only numismatic book in Braille, the unique 1963"Greybook" from Ken Bressett to James Ruddy, a 1947 firstedition Interleaved

    The E-Sylum: Volume 11, Number 11, March 16, 2008, Article 10RICH MANTIA'S REDBOOK PHOTOSAnother set

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    WAYNE'S NUMISMATIC DIARY: JUNE 31 - AUGUST 1, 2008

    08/03/2008

    he'd had made to promote the use of Brailleh is famous as the owner of the only Guide Book of United States Coins in Braille. Soon it was time to go to the NBS

    With great anticipation I left my office shortly after 2pm Wednesday and pointed my car toward Dull

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    MORE ON SPECIAL EDITION REDBOOKS

    10/25/2009

    to support the Federation's efforts in Braillegrams. (We'd also like to remind collectors that the commemorative Louis Braille silver dollar issued by the U.S. Mint this

    David Crenshaw (Whitman Coin & Collectibles Expo) and Dennis Tucker (Whitman Publishing) submitted

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    MORE ON BANKNOTES FOR THE BLIND

    08/01/2010

    Howard Berlin writes: In the last E-Sylum you wrote about Hong Kong issuing notes with Braille, following the practice of China, and the Treasury asking for comments for paper money changes

    Howard Berlin writes: In the last E-Sylum you wrote about Hong Kong issuing notes with Braille, fol

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    NOTES FROM E-SYLUM READERS: JANUARY 2, 2011

    NOTES FROM E-SYLUM READERS: JANUARY 2, 2011

    01/02/2011

    coins with readable Braille characters." Ken Berger writes: The first coin with Braille characters was the 2003 Alabama state quarter and therefore was not minted during Moy's tenure as Director. To

    Last week we quoted a Wall Street Journal article about the resignation of U.S. Mint Director Ed Mo

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    Missouri Journal of Numismatics, Vol. 38

    1/7/2013

    Louis Braille Those following my advice would have selected the Jackie Robinson and skipped the Louis Braille coins.

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    United States Mint Annual Report 2009

    31/12/2009

    • A blind child reads Braille on an American coin for the first time — the 2009 Louise Braille Bicentennial Silver Dollar. • A collector who has always admired the golden age of coin-making and covete

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    United States Mint Annual Report 2009

    31/12/2009

    The Louis Braille Bicentennial-Braille Literacy Silver Dollar Program generated $6.8 million in revenue and $1.9 million in eligible surcharges for the recipient organization. Commemorative coins

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    United States Mint Annual Report 2003

    30/9/2003

    appears in English and in a reduced-sized version of Braillehe Alabama state quarter is the first circulating coin to feature Braille, the first circulating coin to feature a disabled woman,

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    United States Mint Annual Report 2008

    30/9/2008

    National Emblem Commemorative Coin Program and created designs for the 2009 Louis Braille Bicentennial-Braille Literacy Commemorative Coin Program and the Abraham Lincoln Commemorative Coin

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    Citizens Coinage Advsory Committee Annual Report, 2005

    /2005

    Enacted: None Programs Recommended by the CCAC: 200 th Anniversary of the Birth of Louis Braille. Braille, a Frenchman, developed a system of writing using raised dots to facilitate communication

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    The Shekel, vol. 9, no. 6 (November-December 1976)

    /1976

    3 Braille dots Moses Montifiore, 2 Braille dots Weizmann — Not issued yet (9/76) Theodore Herzl Ben Gurion — Not issued yet (9/76) 28

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    Penny-Wise, Vol. 38, No. 3 (222)

    1/5/2004

    Louis Braillents a reading system for the blind. Today, thanks to the Americans with Disabilities Act, Braille pads are omnipresent — even on drive-up ATM's. Another

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    Numismatics International Bulletin, Vol. 18, No.7

    1/7/1984

    The value also appears in braille between the small branches but the braille is in low relief. The reverses are generally similar to those on the current stainless steel coinage of Brazil. Smaller

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    The June 2014 Baltimore Auction, U.S. Coins

    and (5) 2009-P Louis Braille Bicentennial. 4817 2006-S San Francisco Old Mint Centennial Gold $5. MS- 69 (PCGS). PCGS# 21012. Ex: US Vault Collection. 4818 2007- W Jamestown 400th Anniversary Gold $5.

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    The February 2015 Americana Auction

    with additional Braille characters at left and right indicating the reverse side. An interesting piece produced by Schuler, the German manufacturer of the Schuler coining presses that are widely used

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    The Winter 2014 Baltimore Auction, U.S. Coins

    with additional Braille characters at left and right indicating the reverse side. An interesting piece produced by Schuler, the German manufacturer of the Schuler coining presses that are widely used

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