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The Story of Tim Rathjen

Born and raised in Bellingham, Washington, Tim Rathjen aspired to do greater things for his small town despite his dark childhood. Entrepreneurship was in his heart…

Fractional Currency

First issued in August 21st 1862, Fractional Currency, was ‘paper coins’ that served as a stand in for the shortage of silver and gold coins of…

Civil War Tokens

The year of 1862 for the United States was one of tensions and disparity as the relationship between the North and South became more and more…

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