1995 Civil War Half Dollar. Almost 30 years ago, about three times as many proof issues of this coin were produced, making Brilliant Uncirculated specimens like the one offered here a much tougher find. Authorized to help raise funds to preserve and protect historic Civil War sites, this coin displays a Civil War drummer boy, a cannon and the inscription, ENRICHING OUR FUTURE BY PRESERVING THE PAST. Copper-nickel.
1995 Civil War Silver Dollar. A mere 45,866 of these BU commemorative dollars were output almost three decades ago. Almost ten times as many were minted in proof form making this BU all the more desirable. The big silver dollar honors one hundred years of Civil War battlefield preservation with an image of a soldier sharing his canteen with a wounded comrade. This 90% silver issue remains in Brilliant Uncirculated quality.