|Pony Express Medallion|
In honor of the 150th Anniversary Celebration of The Pony Express, the Nevada State Museum will mint a special .999 fine silver, commemorative medallion on Historic Coin Press No. 1. Governor Gibbons is invited to attend and officials of the Pony Express and Department of Cultural affairs will be at the minting. The Nevada Pony Express Association Inc. – Nevada Division and the Nevada State Museum are partnering to mint this unique and special medallion to commemorate the unique running of the Pony Express in American history from 1860-1861.
The public is invited to attend this historic minting, regular museum admission applies. Order forms are available to order the medallion. The price of the medallion is $ 60.00 all proceeds from the sales goes to help both groups the NPEA – Nevada Division and the Nevada State Museum. Medallions can be ordered by phone by calling 775-687-4810, ext. 234 or 244.