You get coins in change every day. Did you know that the United States Mint also makes coins to collect rather than spend?
One of these coins is called "commemorative." These coins honor famous people, places, and events by highlighting important parts of American history and culture.
Maintaining law and order in the "Old West," rooting out enemy spies, enforcing laws during the civil rights movement and operating the "witness protection" program are just a few ways the U.S. Marshals have been keeping peace in our nation for the last 225 years. Read more about their long, distinguished history.
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