The 1892 Columbian Exposition half dollar

Stone Mountain Commemorative

The 1892 Columbian Exposition half dollar was the first commemorative coin authorized by Congress.

List of all older commemoratives:

1951-54
George Washington Carver & Booker T. Washington Half Dollar

1946-51
Booker T. Washington Memorial Half Dollar

1946
Iowa Centennial Half Dollar

1938
New Rochelle, New York Half Dollar

1937
Roanoke Island, North Carolina Half Dollar

1937
Battle of Antietam Half Dollar

1936
York County, Maine Tercentenary Half Dollar

1936
Wisconsin Territorial Centennial Half Dollar

1936
Robinson-Arkansas Centennial Half Dollar

1936
Providence, Rhode Island Tercentenary Half Dollar

1936
Norfolk, Virginia Bicentennial Half Dollar

1936
Lynchburg, Virginia Sesquicentennial Half Dollar

1936
Long Island Tercentenary Half Dollar

1936
Battle of Gettysburg Half Dollar

1936
Elgin, Illinois Centennial Half Dollar

1936
Delaware Tercentenary Half Dollar

1936
Columbia, South Carolina Sesquicentennial Half Dollar

1936
Cleveland Great Lakes Exposition Half Dollar

1936
Cincinnati Music Center Half Dollar

1936
Bridgeport, Connecticut Centennial Half Dollar

1936
Bay Bridge San Francisco-Oakland Half Dollar

1936
Albany, New York Charter Half Dollar

1935-36
San Diego-California-Pacific Exposition Half Dollar

1935
Old Spanish Trail Half Dollar

1935
Hudson, New York Sesquicentennial Half Dollar

1935
Connecticut Tercentenary Half Dollar

1935-39
Arkansas Centennial Half Dollar

1934-38
Texas Centennial Half Dollar

1934
Maryland Tercentenary Half Dollar

1934-38
Daniel Boone Bicentennial Half Dollar

1928
Hawaiian Sesquicentennial Half Dollar

1927
Vermont Sesquicentennial (Bennington) Half Dollar

1926
Sesquicentennial of American Independence Quarter Eagle

1926
Sesquicentennial of American Independence Half Dollar

1926, 1928,
1933-34, 1936-39
Oregon Trail Memorial Half Dollar

1925
Fort Vancouver Centennial Half Dollar

1925
Stone Mountain Memorial Half Dollar

1925
Lexington-Concord Sesquicentennial Half Dollar

1925
California Diamond Jubilee Half Dollar

1924
Huguenot-Walloon Tercentenary Half Dollar

1923
Monroe Doctrine Centennial Half Dollar

1922
Grant Memorial Gold Dollar

1922
Grant Memorial Half Dollar

1921
Missouri Centennial Half Dollar

1921
Alabama Centennial Half Dollar

1920-21
Pilgrim Tercentenary Half Dollar

1920
Maine Centennial Half Dollar

1918
Illinois Centennial Half Dollar

1916-17
McKinley Memorial Gold Dollar

1915
Panama-Pacific Exposition Gold $50 (Octagonal)

1915
Panama-Pacific Exposition Gold $50 (Round)

1915
Panama-Pacific Exposition Quarter-Eagle

1915
Panama-Pacific Exposition Gold Dollar

1915
Panama-Pacific Exposition Half Dollar

1904-05
Lewis and Clark Exposition Gold Dollar

1903
Louisiana Purchase Exposition Gold Dollar (McKinley)

1903
Louisiana Purchase Exposition Gold Dollar (Jefferson)

1900
Lafayette Dollar

1893
Queen Isabella Quarter Dollar

1892-93
Columbian Exposition Half Dollar