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The American Libraries collection includes material contributed from across the United States. Institutions range from the Library of Congress to many local public libraries. As a whole, this collection of material brings holdings that cover many facets of American life and scholarship into the public domain. Significant portions of this collection have been generously sponsored by Microsoft, Yahoo!, The Sloan Foundation, and others.


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Newman Numismatic Portal
by Early American Coppers
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The auction sale catalog for the April 2017 Convention of the Early American Coppers, Inc., cataloged by Kevin Vinton with cover art by Shea Mowat.
Topic: Numismatics
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by Stu & Maureen Levine, Tony Lopez, Robert Rodriguez
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Visual and analytical study of various examples of the 1792 United States silver center cent (Judd-1), comparing the silver plugs in each.
Topics: Numismatics, Patterns
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by International Bank Note Society
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Vol. 56 (2017), no. 2.
Topics: Numismatics, Paper Money
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by Stuart & Maureen Levine
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Analysis of the $18.00 Meyers & Co. gold assay ingot, discussing concerns related to the authenticity of the item.
Topics: Numismatics, Assay Ingot
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by Pete Smith, Joel J. Orosz, Leonard Augsburger
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Addenda to the book 1792:Birth of a Nation's Coinage , published by Ivy Press in 2016.
Topic: Numismatics
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by Museum of American Finance
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The Summer 2017 issue of Financial History.
Topic: Numismatics
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by Museum of American Finance
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The fall 2017 issue of Financial History , the journal of the Museum of American Finance.
Topics: Numismatics, Economics
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by American Numismatic Association
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The monthly publication of the American Numismatic Association.
Topic: Numismatics
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by Rachael Weigand
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Presentation on apothecary weight tokens given by Rachael Wiegand to the Central Ohio Numismatic Association (CONA) on February 20, 2019. Handout material follows the conclusion of the presentation.
Topics: Numismatics, Apothecary Weights
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by Museum of American Finance
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Periodical publication of the Museum of American Finance.
Topic: Numismatics
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by Missouri Numismatic Society
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Missouri Journal of Numismatics, vol. 42, 2017.  Published annually by the Missouri Numismatic Society.
Topics: Numismatics, Missouri
Newman Numismatic Portal
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The Medallic Art Company, from 1962 until the mid-1970s, produced portrait medals honoring inductees to the Hall of Fame for Great Americans at New York University. The medal engravers included some of the best-known names in the field, and this guide will be an indispensable resource for collectors of this series. The approach taken by the author is similar to his treatment of early 20th century American art medals ( American Art Medals, 1909-1995 , published by the American Numismatic...
Topics: Numismatics, Medals
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The David Sklow collection of Philadelphia Mint postcards, showing views of the first through fourth Philadelphia Mints, along with interior views, and concluding with a set of cards depicting the Mint combined with other Philadelphia subjects.
Topics: Numismatics, Philadelphia Mint
Newman Numismatic Portal
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Overview of certified plate proofs of Liberty & Victory Bonds in the National Numismatic Collection, covering 1917-1923, second Liberty Loan Bond Proofs, examples part 2.
Topics: Numismatics, Paper Money, Paper Money
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by Shanna Schmidt
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E-newsletter of Shanna Schmidt numismatics, May 19, 2017
Topics: Numismatics, Ancient
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by International Bank Note Society
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Vol. 56 (2017), no. 1.
Topics: Numismatics, Paper Money
Newman Numismatic Portal
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CONA (Central Ohio Numismatic Association) presentation material.
Topic: Numismatics
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by Stuart & Maureen Levine
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Analysis of a forged 1785 Silver Immune Columbia, a cast copy of an example from the Eric P. Newman collection
Topics: Numismatics, Counterfeits
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by Museum of American Finance
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Financial History , the magazine of the Museum of American Finance. Winter 2019, issue no. 128.
Topics: Numismatics, Economics
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by David Lisot Video Library
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Thomasina Smith, Bank Note Specialist, Spink & Son, London, interviewer: David Lisot, CoinTelevision.com. Listen and see from bank note specialist Thomasina Smith about some of the upcoming Spink auctions that feature some really cool banknotes including a three tomans and 100 tomans from Persia. More videos about coins, paper money, gold and silver at http://www.cointelevision.com.
Topic: Numismatics
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by Stuart Hanebuth
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A topical index to the John J. Ford, Jr. numismatic collection sold by Stack's (and their successor firm, Stack's Bowers) in a series of 24 sales from 2003 to 2013.
Topics: Numismatics, John J. Fotd
Newman Numismatic Portal
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Overview of certified plate proofs of Liberty Loan Bonds & Victory Notes in the National Numismatic Collection.
Topic: Numismatics, Paper Money
Newman Numismatic Portal
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This work updates Jon Amato's Numismatic Background and Census of 1802 Half Dimes.
Topics: Numismatics, 1802 half dime
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by David Schwager
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David Schwager's Sample Slab Update Newsletter, #19, May 2017. Includes an analysis of sample slab market activity on ebay.
Topics: Numismatics, Slabs
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by Liberty Seated Collectors Club
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E-Gobrecht for April 2017, vol. 13, no. 4, whole no. 147. The monthly electronic publication of the Liberty Seated Collectors Club.
Topic: Numismatics
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by Museum of American Finance
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Financial History , published by the Museum of American Finance. Issue no. 129, Spring 2019.
Topics: Numismatics, Economics
Newman Numismatic Portal
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Heritage Auctions sale catalog of the Eric P. Newman collection.
Topic: Numismatics
Newman Numismatic Portal
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Heritage Auctions sale catalog of the Eric P. Newman collection.
Topic: Numismatics
Newman Numismatic Portal
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Fixed price list of Inde et Lib, no. 1, featuring the Robert Kellert collection of United States Large Cents, 1816-1857.
Topics: Numismatics, Large Cents
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by Museum of American Finance
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Periodical publication of the Museum of American Finance.
Topic: Numismatics
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by Early American Coppers
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Prices realized from the 2017 Early American Coppers convention sale held in Philadelphia, April 22.
Topics: Numismatics, Early American Coppers
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by Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society
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Newman Grant application, applying to the Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society (EPNNES) for assistance with numismatic research.
Topic: Numismatics
Newman Numismatic Portal
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Overview of certified plate proofs of Liberty & Victory Loan Bonds in the National Numismatic Collection, covering 1917-1923, First Liberty Loan examples part 3.
Topic: Numismatics, Paper Money
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by Missouri Numismatic Society
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The Missouri Journal of Numismatics, published annually by the Missouri Numismatic Society.
Topics: Numismatics, Missouri
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by Liberty Seated Collectors Club
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The E-Gobrecht, the monthly e-newsletter of the Liberty Seated Collectors Club, vol. 13, no. 1, whole no. 144.
Topic: Numismatics
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by David Schwager
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David Schwager's fixed price list for sample slabs, issue no. 4.
Topics: Numismatics, Slabs
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by National Scrip Collectors Association
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Scrip Talk, the official publication of National Scrip Collectors Association.
Topics: Numismatics, Scrip, Periodicals
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by American Numismatic Society
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The Colonial Newsletter, April 2017, vol. 57, no. 1, whole no. 163.
Topics: Numismatics, Colonial
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by Liberty Seated Collectors Club
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E-Gobrecht, the monthly e-publication of the Liberty Seated Collectors Club. Volume 13, number 10, whole number 153.
Topics: Numismatics, Liberty Seated
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by David Schwager
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David Schwager's Sample Slab Update Newsletter for April 2017.
Topics: Numismatics, Slabs
Newman Numismatic Portal
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Excerpts from Magnalia Christi Americana or the Ecclesiastical History of New-England /  The Life of His Excellency Sir William Phips, Knight,  by Rev. Mr. Cotton Mather, Pastor of North Church, Boston, New England, 1697. This excerpt relates to the Massachusetts Bay Colony salvage of a Spanish galleon in 1687. Introduction and notes by Bob Evans, Chief Scientist and Historian of the S. S. Central America Project.
Topics: Numismatics, Sunken Treasure
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by Associação Virtual Brasileira de Numismática
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Publication of the Virtual Numismatic Associatiion of Brazil.
Topic: Numismatics
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by Saul Teichman
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Finding aid to the United States gold proof coinage detailed in the Virgil Brand ledgers at the American Numismatic Society. Courtesy of Saul Teichman.
Topic: Numismatics
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by Whitman Coin Expo
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Whitman Coin Expo show program, Baltimore MD, November 9-12, 2017.
Topics: Numismatics, Whitman
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by Liberty Seated Collectors Club
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The E-Gobrecht, a monthly e-publication of the Liberty Seated Collectors Club.  September 2017, vol. 13, no. 9, whole no. 152.
Topics: Numismatics, Liberty Seated
Newman Numismatic Portal
by Pete Smith
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The Pete Smith collection of numismatist association items, cataloging ephemera related to American numismatists.
Topics: Numismatics, Ephemera
Newman Numismatic Portal
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Heritage Auctions sale catalog of the Eric P. Newman collection.
Topic: Numismatics
Newman Numismatic Portal
by David Schwager
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David Schwager's Sample Slab Update Newsletter, August 10, 2017.
Topics: Numismatics, Slabs
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by Numismatic Bibliomania Society
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Auction sale catalog of the Numismatic Bibliomania Society, for August 4, 2017.
Topics: Numismatics, Literature
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by Filacap Cultural Association
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Filacap On Line (no. 191), January 2019.
Topics: Numismatics, Philately
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by American Numismatic Society
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The Colonial Newsletter, December 2017, vol. 57, no. 3, whole no. 165.
Topics: Numismatics, Colonial
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by Early American Coppers
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Early American Coppers 2019 convention auction sale catalog, presented by Vinton-McCawley auctions.
Topics: Numismatics, Early American Coppers
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by Christopher R. McDowell
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A census of the 24 known examples of the Pitt farthing. The Pitt tokens were likely struck as commemorative medalets related to William Pitt's involvement in the repeal of the Stamp Act in 1766. Prepared by Christopher McDowell under sponsorship of the Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.
Topics: Numismatics, Pitt farthing
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by Pete Smith
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A catalog of the Pete Smith collection of numismatist mirrors, issued by numismatists or numismatic organizations.
Topic: Numismatics
Newman Numismatic Portal
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Promotional flyer for the 25th auction sale of this Lincroft, NJ firm.
Topic: Numismatics
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by Filacap Cultural Association
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Filacap On Line (no. 193), March 2019.
Topics: Numismatics, Philately
Newman Numismatic Portal
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Attribution guide to 1862 and 1863 Legal Tender notes. Diagnostics (monogram, serial number, series number, etc.) are identified for each Friedberg number.
Topics: Numismatics, Currency
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by David Lange
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Issue no. 42 of David Lange's Coin Board News .
Topics: Numismatics, Coin Boards
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by Colonial Coin Collectors Club
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C4 Newsletter author index, updated through May 2019.
Topics: Numismatics, C4
Newman Numismatic Portal
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Overview of certified plate proofs of Liberty & Victory Bonds in the National Numismatic Collection, covering 1917-1923, First Liberty Loan Bond Proofs examples part 2.
Topic: Numismatics, Paper Money
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by Liberty Seated Collectors Club
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E-Gobrecht, the monthly e-newsletter of the Liberty Seated Collectors Club. This is a supplement to the January 2017 edition, featuring information on a counterfeit 1872-S half dollar.
Topics: Numismatics, Counterfeits
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by David Schwager
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David Schwager's newsletter on sample slabs.
Topics: Numismatics, Slabs
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by Steve Crain, Clint Cummins
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Inventory of the Steve Crain Liberty Seated half dime die variety reference collection. To access in spreadsheet (.xls) form, use "download options" / "show all" to the right. This spreadsheet was originally compiled by Steve Crain, with modifications by Clint Cummins.
Topics: Numismatics, Half Dimes
Newman Numismatic Portal
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History of the Northwest Coin Club (Minneapolis and St. Paul, MN), by past president Pete Smith.
Topics: Numismatics, Minnesota
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by Malcolm H. Mathias
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Overview and census of a counterfeit detection device patented by Harvey Maranville in 1857. Includes extensive illustrations of known examples.
Topics: Numismatics, Counterfeits
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by Numismatists of Wisconsin
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NOW News, the journal of the Numismatists of Wisconsin.
Topic: Numismatics, Wisconsin
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by Maryland TAMS
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2019 Summer issue of the Maryland Token and Medal Society.
Topic: Numismatics
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by David Schwager
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Fixed price offering of sample slabs from David Schwager.
Topics: Numismatics, Slabs
Newman Numismatic Portal
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First of a multi-volume series on 19th century National Banks. This volume includes preliminary articles, bibliography, bank tallies, bank resources, and statistics on the largest banks and largest circulations by year.
Topics: Numismatics, Paper Money, Banking
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by Numismatists of Wisconsin
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NOW News, the journal of the Numismatists of Wisconsin.
Topic: Numismatics, Wisconsin
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by Pennsylvania Association of Numismatist
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PAN eNews, the periodic electronic newsletter of the Pennsylvania Association of Numismatists, vol. 6, no. 2, May 2017. 
Topics: Numismatics, Pennsylvania
Newman Numismatic Portal
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Presentation slide deck for the Central Ohio Numismatic Association (CONA) January 2019 meeting.
Topics: Numismatics, Ancient
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by National Scrip Collectors Association
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Scrip Talk, the official publication of National Scrip Collectors Association.
Topics: Numismatics, Scrip, Periodicals
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by Saul Teichman
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Finding aid to the Virgil Brand ledgers at the American Numismatic Society library, compiled by Saul Teichman.  This documents covers non-gold U.S. proof coinage.
Topic: Numismatics
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by Shanna Schmidt
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Periodic e-newsletter from Shanna Schmidt Numismatics.
Topics: Numismatics, Ancient