New District of Columbia Quarter Debuts January 26, 2009

Monday, January 26, 2009

New District of Columbia Quarter Debuts January 26, 2009

The DC quarter dollar coin features the likeness of native son Duke Ellington.

 

Duke Ellington Quarter Design

The United States Mint begins distribution of the commemorative quarter-dollar honoring the District of Columbia on January 26, 2009.  Bags and two-roll sets are available for purchase at www.usmint.gov, or by calling 1-800-USA-MINT.  Hearing- and speech-impaired customers may order by calling 1-888-321-MINT.