Pages related to: Civil Rights

Civil Rights Act of 1964 Silver Dollar

April 10, 2017 - In 2014, the United States is honoring the 50th anniversary of the enactment of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 with the minting and issuing of a commemorative coin by the United States Mint. The coin’s designs are emblematic of...

16th Street Baptist Church Bombing Victims Bronze Medal

April 10, 2017 - The Honorees The 16th Street Baptist Church Bombing Victims Bronze Medal is a duplicate of the Congressional Gold Medal awarded to commemorate the lives of: Addie Mae Collins Denise McNair Carole Robertson Cynthia Wesley Fifty years ago, the senseless and...

The Martin Luther King, Jr. and Coretta Scott King Bronze Medal

November 10, 2016 - The Honorees This medal honors Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and his wife Coretta Scott King for their many contributions to the Nation on behalf of the civil rights movement. It is a bronze duplicate of the Congressional Gold Medal...