2014 Civil Rights Act of 1964 Proof Silver Dollar

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Martin Luther King Day comes only once a year, but the notions which it represents, including human dignity, equality and respect, are the honorable pillars of our society that should be recognized day in and day out. In light of the fundamental rights afforded and protected by the Civil Rights Act of 1964, The United States Mint has designed a tribute to the groundbreaking enactment with its 2014 Civil Rights Act of 1964 Proof Silver Dollar. ($49.95) This year of 2014 marks the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act, the heroism of which is portrayed on the Silver Dollar through images of a hand-in-hand civil rights march, as well as an intertwined flame to symbolize the freedoms recognized by this liberating legislation. Composed of 90% silver and 10% copper, portions of the purchase of this commemorative medallion will be paid to the United Negro College Fund and help provide scholarships to minority students throughout the nation. Ultimately, the Silver Dollar is a tangible representation of historical significance, one that will serve to remind us upon every glance that race is but a color and that all men are created equal.

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