Nevada State Museum July 20 Lecture Focuses on ‘CC’ Mint Coins

1875 CC Double Eagle

Rusty Goe has spent much of his professional life on a deep dive into the history of the U.S. Mint in Carson City. He’s written multiple books on the subject and spent thousands of hours in research, getting to know the people who worked there 150 years ago.

Through the years, Goe – a professional coin dealer, author and historian – has held countless coins with the “CC” Mint mark – some with values topping $1 million – and he knows the life stories and travels of many, many individual coins that originated in Carson City in the latter third of the 19th Century. Continue reading