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Reader’s Showcase $5 1902 Plain Back

by Peter Huntoon David Grant, a serious pursuer of neat varieties issued by the largest banks in the country, bought this jewel from the largest issuer of Series of 1902 notes. It has everything wrapped into one note: (1) engraved … Continue reading

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Reader’s Showcase MN Starbuck

by Peter Huntoon Mark Drengson submitted this spectacular serial 1-A 1902DB from Starbuck, Minnesota. Notes from this small bank are overrepresented thanks to the Ella Overby hoard discovered in 1970 in Glenwood, Minn. The hoard was loaded with some 140 … Continue reading

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BEP Surveying New Site for Facility Relocation

WASHINGTON, DC – The Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP), in partnership with the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), has officially begun evaluating a 100-acre parcel on the USDA’s Beltsville Agricultural Research … Continue reading

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Letters to the Editor (January 1, 2019)

The wait for listing in guide slows down authentication I have some 2015-P Homestead doubled-die reverse quarters. What I do not understand is that PCGS does not recognize this variety until it is in the Cherrypickers’ Guide. I would like … Continue reading

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Series 2017 $1 Federal Reserve Notes hard to find

Have you found a series 2017 $1 Federal Reserve Note in circulation yet? These are the new notes with the facsimile signature of Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin printed rather than in cursive. I ask if you have found such a … Continue reading

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Will paper money be treated like gold?

It has been a couple of months since the United States Mint website on Aug. 31 took over marketing paper money collectible products from the Bureau of Engraving and Printing. I expect this has improved both paper visibility and sales. … Continue reading

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Will new collectors treat paper money like gold?

It has been a couple of months since the United States Mint website on Aug. 31 took over marketing paper money collectible products from the Bureau of Engraving and Printing. I expect this has improved both paper visibility and sales. … Continue reading

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Paper Money eBooks from Krause Publications

IOLA, Wis. (June 21, 2012) — Krause Publications, a leading producer of books, magazines, online products and events, is currently offering a variety of its Paper Money products in e-book form. In just one month over the 2011 holiday season, … Continue reading

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Krause Publications Announces 2013 Event Schedule

IOLA, Wis. (June 4, 2012) — Krause Publications has announced 2013 dates for its Chicago numismatic events, the Chicago International Coin Fair and Chicago Paper Money Expo. The 38th annual Chicago International Coin Fair will be held April 18-21, 2013, … Continue reading

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It’s Never too Late to Learn

If you’re lucky enough to have a great job, you’re probably surrounded by great people. The two go hand in hand. Any numismatist out there would most likely agree that I have one of the greatest jobs around. Day in … Continue reading

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