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The World’s Fair | A History

The World’s Fair is a large public exhibition embedded in rich cultural tradition.  Originating in Paris with the industrial revolution, these grand expositions soon spread to…

Hard Times Tokens

Hard Times tokens are roughly the size of a contemporary large copper cent, baring various motifs depicting the hardships in America, as their name suggests.  Often times,…

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