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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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A record of the Pete Smith collection of tokens and medals of American numismatists, describing thousands of such pieces from the 19th to 21st centuries.
Topics: Numismatics, Tokens, Medals
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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 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 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
Newman Numismatic Portal
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 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
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by International Bank Note Society
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Vol. 56 (2017), no. 1.
Topics: Numismatics, 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
Newman Numismatic Portal
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CONA (Central Ohio Numismatic Association) presentation material.
Topic: Numismatics
Newman Numismatic Portal
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 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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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
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 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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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 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 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
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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 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
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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 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 Numismatic Bibliomania Society
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Auction sale catalog of the Numismatic Bibliomania Society, for August 4, 2017.
Topics: Numismatics, Literature
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 Pete Smith
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A catalog of the Pete Smith collection of numismatist mirrors, issued by numismatists or numismatic organizations.
Topic: Numismatics
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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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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 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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History of the Northwest Coin Club (Minneapolis and St. Paul, MN), by past president Pete Smith.
Topics: Numismatics, Minnesota
The California Clam Shell Scrip of 1933 is one of the most unique forms of scrip currency – a substitute for legal tender, often issued as credit in the form of paper currency or tokens – to arise during the Great Depression. Originating in Crescent City and Pismo Beach almost simultaneously during the Bank Holiday of 1933, this scrip currency was produced by local merchants to combat the lack of cash available during the U.S. financial intuitions’ hiatus. This paper presents the results...
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Topics: Numismatics, Clam Shell
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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 Numismatists of Wisconsin
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NOW News, the journal of the Numismatists of Wisconsin.
Topic: Numismatics, Wisconsin
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by David Schwager
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Fixed price offering of sample slabs from David Schwager.
Topics: Numismatics, Slabs
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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
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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 Shanna Schmidt
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Periodic e-newsletter from Shanna Schmidt Numismatics.
Topics: Numismatics, Ancient
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by David Sunshine
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The inaugural issue of this periodic coin dealer newsletter.
Topic: Numismatics
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by Liberty Seated Collectors Club
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E-Gobrecht, February 2017, vol. 13, no. 2, whole no. 145.  The monthly electronic newsletter of the Liberty Seated Collectors Club.
Topic: Numismatics
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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 Eric Hodge
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A listing of pieces in the Virgil Brand ledgers (at the American Numismatic Society) with UK merchant countermarks.
Topics: Numismatics, Great Britain
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by Pennsylvania Association of Numismatists
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The Pennsylvania Association of Numismatists eNews, March 2017 (vol. 6, no. 1).
Topics: Numismatics, Pennsylvania
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by Liberty Seated Collectors Club
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The E-Gobrecht, electronic publication of the Liberty Seated Collectors Club, July 2017. Vol. 13, no. 7, whole no. 150.
Topics: Numismatics, Liberty Seated Collectors Club
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by Shanna Schmidt
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Periodic e-newsletter from Shanna Schmidt Numismatics.
Topics: Numismatics, Ancient
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by Numismatists of Wisconsin
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NOW News, the journal of the Numismatists of Wisconsin.
Topic: Numismatics, Wisconsin
Newman Numismatic Portal
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Pamphlet for the United States Mint's Spring 2017 fixed price list.
Topics: Numismatics, Fixed Price List
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by Pennsylvania Association of Numismatists
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Brochure from the Pennsylvania Association of Numismatists (PAN) convention for 2017.
Topics: Numismatics, Pennsylvania
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by Pennsylvania Area Token Collectors Organization
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Topics: Numismatics, Periodicals
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by David Lange
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Check list and value guide for antique coin boards, issued by David Lange, November 2017.
Topics: Numismatics, Coin Boards
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by Pennsylvania Association of Numismatists
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Pennsylvania Association of Numismatists electronic newsletter, October 2017
Topics: Numismatics, Pennsylvania
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by David Sunshine
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Periodic email newsletter of Sunshine Rare Coins.
Topic: Numismatics
Newman Numismatic Portal
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U.S. Mint correspondence from Philadelphia, for the period July-December 1917. From the U.S. National Archives, record group 104, entry 235, volume 420, courtesy of Roger W. Burdette.
Topics: Numismatics, U.S. Mint
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by Liberty Seated Collectors Club
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The E-Gobrecht, a monthly electronic publication of the Liberty Seated Collectors Club. Volume 13, issue 5, whole number 148.
Topics: Numismatics, Liberty Seated Collectors Club
Newman Numismatic Portal
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Promotional flyer for the Regency sales nos. 24 and 25.
Topics: Numismatics, Legend Rare Coin Auctions
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by Gary Beals
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Gary Beale revisits his 1963 Coin World article with observations on Gresham's Law and circulating coinage.
Topics: Numismatics, Gresham's Law
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by Shanna Schmidt
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Periodic e-newsletter from Shanna Schmidt Numismatics, featuring ancient coins.
Topics: Numismatics, Ancient