1975 Canadian Calgary Commemorative
This silver dollar depicts the 100th anniversary of the establishment of Calgary,
Alberta occurring in 1875. The coin is struck with .0375 oz of silver. The image
featured is a cowboy riding a bucking bronco. In the background you will see a
beautiful modern city skyline displaying the crucial petroleum industry. Major
growth of the trade expansion occurred within Calgary, along with the prior
history of the town being a large ranching region. The city became an essential
industrial city upon the addition of the Canadian railway in 1883.