Ships to: Worldwide,
Item:392186703469Banknote - 2018 Canada $10 Ten Dollar Polymer, Viola Desmond, UNC Description 2018 Canada $10 bank note, Wilkins / Poloz. Serial Number: FTY 259#### shipping within Canada is significantly impacted and delayed due to the current Canada post worker strike. Please do not purchase if it is time sensitive. All items will be shipped out within two business days as long as Canada Post accepts letter/packages. We apologize for the inconvenience. Courage and DignityViola Desmond was a successful black businesswoman who was jailed, convicted and fined for defiantly refusing to leave a whites-only area of a movie theatre in 1946. Her court case was an inspiration for the pursuit of racial equality across Canada. Viola’s story is part of the permanent collection at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights.Bank of Canada values and prices of 2018 banknotesFinance Minister Bill Morneau and Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz announced in December, 2016, that the businesswoman turned civil libertarian will become one of the few Canadian women to be celebrated on the face of her country's currency. Ms. Desmond built a business as a beautician and, through her beauty school, was a mentor to young black women in Nova Scotia.Viola Desmond remains an icon of the human rights and freedoms movement in Canada. A successful Nova Scotia businesswoman, she defiantly refused to leave a whites-only area of a movie theatre in 1946 and was subsequently jailed, convicted and fined. Her court case was one of the first known legal challenges against racial segregation brought forth by a Black woman in Canada Canada Letter Mail service without tracking used for shipping; For tracked service please contact before purchase. .Modified Item:No, Country/Region of Manufacture:Canada, Country:Canada, Type:Banknotes, Circulated/Uncirculated:Uncirculated, Year:2018
stackconf.com Insights for "
Banknote - 2018 Canada $10 Ten Dollar Polymer, Viola Desmond, UNC FTY FREE SHIP