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Stack’s Bowers November Baltimore Currency Auction Nets Over $1.5 Million

Santa Ana, CA – The Stack’s Bowers Galleries Official Auction of the Whitman Coin & Collectibles Winter Expo saw $1,510,700 in rare United States paper money trade hands between its Thursday, Nov. 14 evening live session in Baltimore and the … Continue reading

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1865 Note Realizes Over $250,000 at Auction

We have recently learned that a banknote certified by Paper Money Guaranty® (PMG®) realized $264,000 at the Stack’s Bowers Galleries currency auction on Nov. 14, 2019. The 1865 $500 Interest Bearing Note, Fr. 212f, graded PMG 25 Very Fine, had an … Continue reading

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U.S. Currency Weekly Auction Seizes Bidders’ Attention

by Tracy Schmidt Heritage Auctions attracted multiple bidders on several interesting lots offered in their Oct.1 Weekly Online Auction. The lots that piqued my interest were in the categories of Large Size, Small Size, and National Bank Notes. It is … Continue reading

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Why Isn’t The U.S. Government Adding to its Gold Reserves?

I get asked a lot of great questions.  Recently, a customer asked why the U.S. government itself isn’t adding to its gold reserves.  Here’s the best answer I can supply. The official posture of the U.S. government is that gold … Continue reading

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New U.S. Coins & Currency Warman’s Companion Available

IOLA, Wis. (Oct. 1, 2012) — A new edition of the U.S. Coins & Currency Warman’s Companion is now available from Krause Publications. This third edition in the respected Warman’s line of numismatic books, contains pricing, historical information, high quality … Continue reading

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U.S. Coin and Currency Collecting eBooks from Krause Publications

IOLA, Wis. (May 31, 2012) — Krause Publications, a leading producer of books, magazines, online products and events, is currently offering a variety of its U.S. Coins and Currency products in e-book form. In just one month over the 2011 … Continue reading

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