The one cent penny is one of the most popular coin in the entire world. The U.S. adapted the United States Penny in 1793 and currently mints the penny. The penny can be split into two groups. The Large Cent and the Small Cent. There are different styles of the Penny in each group. We have articles explaining some of the most famous U.S. pennies as well as great rich history lessons for any coin collector. Below you will find buttons to articles as well as the common information for each Penny style.
There is so much information on the Penny, that we split it up in two separate sub pages. The Large Cent and the Small Cent. Please click on a button below to be sent to the desired style of Penny.