San Francisco U.S. Mint out of service after the 1906 earthquake.greenspun.com : LUSENET : San Francisco History : One Thread
Would anyone have the information about how long the San Francisco Mint was of service after the 1906 earthquake? Also what date did the Mint became operational again? Thanking you all in advance.
-- Thomas B. Elliott (firstname.lastname@example.org), April 20, 2001
After the earthquake of 1906, which closed the San Franciso Mint, the Mint was moved to New York.
-- Monica Leong (email@example.com), June 10, 2001.
There are/were 3 mints in SF. The first was on Montgomery Street and is now a museum. The Mint was moved to somwhere on Mission Street for a while, and then to its present location above Market, where I believe it is still in operation.
-- cdcummings (firstname.lastname@example.org), December 12, 2001.