Formed in 1971 to demonstrate the skill, professionalism and teamwork inherent in the Canadian Forces, the Snowbirds carry on a proud tradition of aerial excellence that dates back to the early years of powered flight in Canada.
HUDSON'S BAY COMPANY FUR TRADE TOKENS
The early development and exploration of Canada was based largely on the fur trade, and this trade was dominated for over 250 years by the Hudson’s Bay Company.
VICTORY NICKEL: A STRATEGIC METAL FOR ALLIED FORCES
Canada’s 5 cent coin saw several changes throughout the Second World War, not only in design, but also in composition. Each of the modifications implemented assisted Allied Forces, whether in physical production of additional commodities for the war effort, or a boost in morale for those at home and abroad.
Established in 1987, Canadian Coin & Currency has grown to become Canada’s largest and most respected full service
coin company. We buy and sell collector coins, banknotes, precious metals and estate jewellery through our metro
Toronto offices and retail gallery, and online through our website featuring about 25,000 different collector coin
items. At Canadian Coin & Currency, we make coin collecting accessible to all of Canada through our television
coin shows on The Shopping Channel. We are also a top level Authorized Royal Canadian Mint Distributor, offering
all new Royal Canadian Mint products.