Author Archives: NMN

Viewpoint: Dime find was recorded by camera

By Curt Wood A few old-timers can tell you something of what it was like to be a 10-year-old Young Numismatist in 1953, and I’m one of them. But I think it likely that I’m quite literally the only such … Continue reading

Posted in Articles, Features, Viewpoint | Leave a comment

Letters to the Editor (10/14/14)

Thoughts on repros and coins on television I read in the comics of the Cleveland Plain Dealer about computers that are programmed to make copies of various objects such as organs for transplanting. The thought occurred to me that one … Continue reading

Posted in Read Letters to the Editor | Leave a comment

Community Voice Responses (10/14/14)

From the Sept. 19 Numismatic News E-Newsletter: Do you think the price of the gold Kennedy halves will be higher a year from now? Here are some answers sent from our e-newsletter readers to Editor Dave Harper. I do not … Continue reading

Posted in Community Voice | Leave a comment

U.S. Paper Money Collector Value Pack

Only one day left to acquire five great references for your U.S. paper money collection! This is the ultimate collection for anyone who collects United States paper money. You’ll have the most up-to-date market prices for paper money used from … Continue reading

Buy the U.S. Paper Money Collector Value Pack and save money to buy paper money for your collection!
Posted in Articles, Deal of the Week | Leave a comment

Standard Catalog of World Paper Money, General Issues, 14th Edition, CD

What is better than the most up-to-date and largest catalog of world bank notes of the past five centuries? How about a CD version of this catalog that allows you to quickly and easily search for note listings and zoom … Continue reading

v7549-500
Posted in Deal of the Week | Leave a comment

Obsolete bank note proof book tops Heritage auction

A leather-bound book containing proof sheets of rare obsoletes that once belonging to noted 19th-century bank note engraver James Smillie realized $64,625 in Heritage’s Long Beach Expo Currency Signature Auction, Sept. 3-8 in Long Beach, Calif. Prices include the 17.5 … Continue reading

Posted in Articles, General News, News | Leave a comment

Lissner sale trebles pre-sale estimates

Record prices were achieved by the sale of The Richard L. Lissner Collection called Aug. 1-2 at the Chicago Marriott O’Hare, just prior to the annual summer convention of the American Numismatic Association. Total of prices realized was $6,993,661 (including … Continue reading

Posted in Articles, General News, News | Leave a comment

American Numismatic Society seeks librarian

American Numismatic Society, New York City, invites applications for the position of the Francis D. Campbell Librarian in its Harry W. Bass Jr. Library. The society is looking for an outgoing, well-educated individual to be in charge of the library … Continue reading

Posted in Articles, General News, News | Leave a comment

Carson City Coin Collectors attend regional meet

Twenty-six members of the Carson City Coin Collectors of America attended the club’s 2014 regional meeting in Carson City on Aug. 22 at the Carson Nugget Casino. The event was held in conjunction with the Nevada State Museum’s coin show. … Continue reading

Posted in Articles, Coin Club News, News | Leave a comment

Token collectors honor Campbell

H. Robert (Bob) Campbell of Salt Lake City, Utah, received the 2014 James J. Curto Award this past Labor Day weekend at the National Token Collectors Association Annual Token Show in Omaha, Nebraska. The Curto Award, presented annually by the … Continue reading

Posted in Articles, Coin Club News, News | Leave a comment