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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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Jan 17, 2020 U.S. Mint
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U.S. Mint correspondence from the National Archives & Records Administration (NARA), record group 104 (U.S. Mint), entry 235 (letters sent by headquarters), volume 316 (part 2 of 2, July-December 1900). Courtesy of Roger W. Burdette.
Topics: Numismatics, U.S. Mint
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Jan 16, 2020 Central Ohio Numismatic Association
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Central Ohio Numismatic Association (CONA) newsletter for January 2020.
Topic: Numismatics
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Jan 15, 2020 Heath MacAlpine
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Slide deck for presentation by Heath MacAlpine, to the Central Ohio Numismatic Association (CONA), on January 15, 2020.
Topics: Numismatics, Franklin Delano Roosevelt
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Jan 14, 2020 Augusta Coin Club
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Monthly newsletter of the Augusta (GA) coin club, edited by Arno Safran.
Topic: Numismatics
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Jan 8, 2020 Shanna Schmidt
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Periodic e-newsletter dedicated to ancient coins.
Topics: Numismatics, Ancient
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...
Topics: Numismatics, Clam Shell
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2020 Utah Numismatic Society
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Journal of the Utah Numismatic Society, January 2020 edition.
Topic: Numismatics
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2020 Kolbe & Fanning
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Numismatic literature auction sale catalog issued by Kolbe & Fanning.
Topic: Numismatics
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Dec 31, 2019 Arno Safran
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Monthly newsletter of the Stephen James CSRA coin club, edited by Arno Safran.
Topic: Numismatics
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Dec 31, 2019 Gerry Fortin
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Gerry Fortin Rare Coins daily blog for December 2019.
Topic: Numismatics
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Dec 27, 2019 Shanna Schmidt
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Periodic e-newsletter dedicated to ancient coins.
Topics: Numismatics, Ancient
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Dec 27, 2019 Tim Welo
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Data set (Excel format) listing 2,650 auction sales containing scripophily material. Compiled by Tim Welo, under sponsorship of the Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.
Topics: Numismatics, Scripophily, Bibliography
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Dec 17, 2019 Augusta Coin Club
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Monthly newsletter of the Augusta (GA) coin club, edited by Arno Safran.
Topic: Numismatics
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Dec 17, 2019 Shanna Schmidt Numismatics
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Periodic e-newsletter featuring ancient coins.
Topic: Numismatics
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Dec 13, 2019 Legend Rare Coin Auctions
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Post-sale press release following Legend's 35th sale, held December 12, 2019, in Las Vegas, NV.
Topic: Numismatics
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Dec 13, 2019 American Numismatic Association
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The monthly journal of the American Numismatic Association.
Topic: Numismatics
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Dec 13, 2019 Maryland Token and Medal Society
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Winter 2019 edition of the journal of the Maryland Token and Medal Society.
Topics: Numismatics, Maryland
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Dec 11, 2019 David Sunshine
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Fixed price list issued by David Sunshine Rare Coins.
Topic: Numismatics
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Dec 7, 2019 Shanna Schmidt
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Periodic e-newsletter dedicated to ancient coins.
Topics: Numismatics, Ancient
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Dec 5, 2019 Central Ohio Numismatic Association
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Monthly newsletter of the Central Ohio Numismatic Association (CONA), edited by Gerry Tebben.
Topic: Numismatics
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Dec 3, 2019 David W. Lange
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Errata to David W. Lange's  The National Coin Album & Related Products .
Topics: Numismatics, Coin Boards
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Dec 3, 2019 David W. Lange
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David W. Lange's periodically-issued fixed price list of coin boards for sale.
Topics: Numismatics, Coin Boards
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Dec 3, 2019 David W. Lange
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Check list and valuation guide for collectible coin boards, including the manufacturers Kent, Earl & Koehler, Gramercy Stamp Company, Whitman Publishing Company, Colonial Coin & Stamp Company, Lincoln Printing Company, and J. Oberwise & Company.
Topics: Numismatics, Coin Boards
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Dec 3, 2019 David W. Lange
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Market and research updates related to collectible coin boards, winter 2020 edition.
Topics: Numismatics, Coin Boards
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Dec 3, 2019 David W. Lange
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Errata for David W. Lange's  Coin Collecting Boards of the 1930s & 1940s  (2020 edition).
Topics: Numismatics, Coin Boards
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Dec 1, 2019 Kolbe & Fanning
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Fixed price offering of Thian leaf books, many containing an example of Confederate currency, from Kolbe & Fanning.
Topics: Numismatics, Confederate
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Dec 1, 2019 Gerry Fortin Rare Coins
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Gerrry Fortin Rare Coins daily blog for November 2019.
Topic: Numismatics
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Dec 1, 2019 Milwaukee Numismatic Society
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The Milwaukee Numismatic News, a monthly periodical of the Milwaukee Numismatic Society.
Topic: Numismatics, Periodicals
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Dec 1, 2019 Liberty Seated Collectors Club
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Monthly electronic publication of the Liberty Seated Collectors Club, edited by Bill Bugert.
Topic: Numismatics
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Dec 1, 2019 Stephen James CSRA Coin Club
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Monthly newsletter of the Stephen James CSRA Coin Club (Aiken, SC), edited by Arno Safran.
Topic: Numismatics
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Nov 30, 2019 Shanna Schmidt
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Periodic e-newsletter featuring ancient coins.
Topics: Numismatics, Ancient
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Nov 30, 2019 Utah Numismatic Society
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Monthly journal of the Utah Numismatic Society.
Topics: Numismatics, Utah
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Nov 26, 2019 Malcolm H. Mathias
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Overview and census of a counterfeit detection device patented by Harvey Maranville in 1860. Includes extensive illustrations of known examples.
Topics: Numismatics, Counterfeits
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Nov 26, 2019 Malcolm H. Mathias
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Overview and census of a counterfeit detection device patented by Harvey Maranville in 1878. Includes extensive illustrations of known examples.
Topics: Numismatics, Counterfeits
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Nov 26, 2019 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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Nov 23, 2019 Shanna Schmidt
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Periodic e-newsletter dedicated to ancient coins.
Topics: Numismatics, Ancient
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Nov 22, 2019 Central Ohio Numismatic Association
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Slide deck from the Central Ohio Numismatic Association, presented November 2019.
Topic: Numismatics
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Nov 18, 2019 Augusta Coin Club
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Monthly newsletter of the Augusta (GA) coin club, edited by Arno Safran.
Topic: Numismatics
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Nov 14, 2019 Museum of American Finance
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Magazine of the Museum of American Finance, fall 2019 issue.
Topics: Numismatics, Finance
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Nov 11, 2019 Andrew W. Pollock III
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A list of the largest National Banks by state (Nebraska through Wyoming) and year, extracted from the annual reports of the Comptroller of the Currency.
Topics: Numismatics, Paper Money
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Nov 11, 2019 Andrew W. Pollock III
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A list of the largest National Banks by state (Alabama through Montana) and year, extracted from the annual reports of the Comptroller of the Currency.
Topics: Numismatics, Paper Money
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Nov 8, 2019 Shanna Schmidt
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Periodic e-newsletter dedicated to ancient coins.
Topics: Numismatics, Ancient
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Nov 4, 2019 Stephen James CSRA Coin Club
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Monthly newsletter of the Stephen James CSRA Coin Club (Aiken, SC), edited by Arno Safran.
Topic: Numismatics
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Nov 1, 2019 Shanna Schmidt
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Periodic e-newsletter dedicated to ancient coins.
Topics: Numismatics, Ancient
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Nov 1, 2019 Liberty Seated Collectors Club
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The monthly electronic publication of the Liberty Seated Collectors Club, vol. 15, no. 11, whole no. 178.
Topic: Numismatics
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Nov 1, 2019 Milwaukee Numismatic Society
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The Milwaukee Numismatic News, a monthly periodical of the Milwaukee Numismatic Society.
Topic: Numismatics, Periodicals
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Nov 1, 2019 American Numismatic Association
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The monthly publication of the American Numismatic Association.
Topic: Numismatics
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Oct 31, 2019 Gerry Fortin Rare Coins
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Gerry Fortin Rare Coins daily blog for the month of October 2019.
Topic: Numismatics
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Oct 31, 2019 Utah Numismatic Society
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Monthly journal of the Utah Numismatic Society.
Topic: Numismatics
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Oct 30, 2019 Lianna Spurrier
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Eric P. Newman was an accomplished numismatic researcher, author, and collector. This video highlights his 1959 publication, The Secret of the Good Samaritan Shilling .
Topic: Numismatics
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Oct 26, 2019 Kolbe & Fanning
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The George F. Kolbe library auction sale catalog, presented by Kolbe & Fanning. Kolbe & Fanning sale no. 154, 526 lots.
Topic: Numismatics
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Post-sale press release.
Topic: Numismatics
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Oct 24, 2019 Shanna Schmidt
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Periodic e-newsletter dedicated to ancient coins.
Topic: Numismatics
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Oct 20, 2019 Liberty Seated Collectors Club
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Mel Hatfield, early member of the Liberty Seated Collectors Club (LSCC), is interviewed by LSCC member Garrett Ziss on October 20, 2019.
Topics: Numismatics, Liberty Seated Collectors Club
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Oct 19, 2019 Shanna Schmidt
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Periodic e-newsletter dedicated to ancient coins.
Topics: Numismatics, Ancient
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Oct 18, 2019 Central Ohio Numismatic Association.
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Central Ohio Numismatic Association newsletter for October 2019.
Topic: Numismatics
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Oct 14, 2019 Augusta Coin Club
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Monthly newsletter of the Augusta (GA) coin club.
Topic: Numismatics
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Oct 11, 2019 American Numismatic Association
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Monthly journal of the American Numismatic Association.
Topic: Numismatics
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Oct 4, 2019 Shanna Schmidt
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Periodic e-newsletter devoted to ancient coins.
Topics: Numismatics, Ancient
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Oct 1, 2019 Utah Numismatic Society
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Monthly newsletter of the Utah Numismatic Society, edited by Doug Nyholm. 
Topic: Numismatics
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Oct 1, 2019 Liberty Seated Collectors Club
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E-Gobrecht, the monthly electronic newsletter of the Liberty Seated Collectors Club. Vol. 15, no. 10, whole no. 177, October 2019.
Topic: Numismatics
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Sep 30, 2019 Central Ohio Numismatic Association
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Monthly newsletter for the Central Ohio Numismatic Association.
Topic: Numismatics
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Sep 27, 2019 Lianna Spurrier
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Decided to go for the Coin Collecting Badge? You're in the right place! Watch for a summary of what you need to know and do to get your badge.
Topics: Numismatics, BSA
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Post-sale press release, following Legend Rare Coin Auctions 34th Regency sale.
Topic: Numismatics
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Sep 23, 2019 Shanna Schmidt
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Periodic e-newsletter issued by Shanna Schmidt Numismatics.
Topics: Numismatics, Ancient
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Sep 23, 2019 David Sunshine
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Periodic e-newsletter issued by Sunshine Rare Coins.
Topic: Numismatics
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Sep 18, 2019 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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Sep 16, 2019 Augusta Coin Club
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Monthly newsletter of the Augusta, GA newsletter, edited by Arno Safran.
Topic: Numismatics
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Sep 14, 2019 Shanna Schmidt
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Periodic e-newsletter featuring ancient coins.
Topics: Numismatics, Ancient
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Sep 13, 2019 Liberty Seated Collectors Club
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Liberty Seated Collectors Club oral history interview, conducted by Garrett Ziss and interviewing Bill Bugert. Interview from September 13, 2019.
Topics: Numismatics, Liberty Seated Collectors Club
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Sep 7, 2019 Shanna Schmidt
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Periodic e-newsletter dedicated to ancient coins.
Topics: Numismatics, Ancient
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Sep 7, 2019 David W. Lange
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David Lange's periodic fixed price list of coin boards for sale.
Topics: Numismatics, Coin Boards
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Sep 7, 2019 David W. Lange
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David Lange's quarterly update on coin board research and market activity.
Topics: Numismatics, Coin Boards
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Sep 6, 2019 Lianna Spurrier
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Robert Rodriguez speaks on the authenticity of the Morris so-called silver center cent. See also  https://archive.org/details/1792SilverAndNonSilverCents .
Topics: Numismatics, Patterns
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Sep 4, 2019 Gerald Tebben
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A group of newspaper article clips containing biographical background on Jules Reiver, compiled by Gerald Tebben.
Topic: Numismatics