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Tuesday, July 12, 2011

New Orleans Mint Once Used as a Jail | NumisMaster.com

It was turned over to Louisiana in 1966 by the General Services Administration. In 1979 it was transferred to the Louisiana Historical Society. Did you know that at one time after the mint closed the building was used as a jail? ...

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