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Newman Numismatic Portal
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The goal of the Newman Numismatic Portal is to create the world’s most comprehensive online encyclopedia of American and Colonial coinage, currency, realia, and related correspondence and published literature. Materials from the Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society’s coin collections and supporting reference libraries will be digitized along with Washington University Libraries’ collections and made freely available to an online community of scholars and enthusiasts.
The American Numismatic Society
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The American Numismatic Society is an organization dedicated to the study of coins, currency, medals, tokens, and related objects from all cultures, past and present. The Society's headquarters in New York City has the foremost research collection and library specialized in numismatics in the United States. These resources are used to support research and education in numismatics, for the benefit of academic specialists, serious collectors, professional numismatists, and the interested public.
Gaylord Music Library
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The Gaylord Music Library serves the music information needs of the Washington University community as part of the Olin Library System. The Music Library honors General Clifford A. Gaylord who was, until his death in 1952, a member of the Washington University Corporation. With the completion of the Gaylord building in 1960, the music library found a new home and has since developed into a major resource supporting research through masters and doctoral level programs.
Eric P. Newman Archives
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Eric P. Newman, numismatic scholar, was born in St. Louis in 1911. The Newman archives include papers from the estate of Burdette G. Johnson, a St. Louis dealer active in the first half of the 20th century. Newman further maintained personal correspondence files with hundreds of individuals beginning in the 1930s and extending into the 2010s. Newman also created research files on a variety of topics with particular focus on the pre-Federal era numismatics.
American Numismatic Society Archival Folders
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A collection created by Internet Archive to separate bound resources from archival folders being digitized at the American Numismatic Society Library.
Washington University School of Law Archives
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The Washington University School of Law Archives Collection includes the catalogs/bulletins of the law school, some photos of the old law school buildings, and some other historical materials.
Newman Numismatic Portal - Restricted Material
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The goal of the Newman Numismatic Portal is to create the world’s most comprehensive online encyclopedia of American and Colonial coinage, currency, realia, and related correspondence and published literature. Materials from the Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society’s coin collections and supporting reference libraries will be digitized along with Washington University Libraries’ collections and made freely available to an online community of scholars and enthusiasts.
Newman Numismatic Portal
by David Lisot Video Library
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Greg Weinman, U.S. Mint senior counsel, speaks on the 1933 double eagle. Recently ten coins were shown to the government for authentication that the government promptly confiscated. Hear the story of these coins and the logic for the actions taken from the attorney for the US Mint.
Topics: newman portal, 1933 double eagle, Greg Weinman, David Lisot, Cointelevision, coin collecting, gold...
Newman Numismatic Portal
by Lianna Spurrier
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Lianna Spurrier discusses multiple approaches to coin collecting on a budget.
Topic: Numismatics
Newman Numismatic Portal
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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
Washington University School of Law Archives
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Washington University School of Law Archives
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 311-336) and index
Topic: Coin hoards
Newman Numismatic Portal
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Forrer's Dictionary of Medallists, vol. 8, supplementary to vols. 1-6 and covering the letters M-Z.  This volume also contains the second supplement (A-Z) and an index to the illustrations in all volumes.
Topics: Numismatics, Medals
Washington University School of Law Archives
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Newman Numismatic Portal
by Pete Smith
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Capsule biographies of approximately 1800 individuals involved with American numismatics, including dealers, authors, industry leaders, artists, and subjects.
Topic: Numismatic Biography
Newman Numismatic Portal
by Lianna Spurrier
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Where did out coins come from? The first US coins were the Nova Constellatios, which few know the full history behind. This brief documentary explores the creation, discovery, and identification of this historic series.
Topics: Numismatics, Nova Contellatio
Newman Numismatic Portal - Working Material
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The goal of the Newman Numismatic Portal is to create the world’s most comprehensive online encyclopedia of American and Colonial coinage, currency, realia, and related correspondence and published literature. Materials from the Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society’s coin collections and supporting reference libraries will be digitized along with Washington University Libraries’ collections and made freely available to an online community of scholars and enthusiasts.
Newman Numismatic Portal
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Forrer's Dictionary of Medallists, vol. 1, covering the letters A-D.
Topics: Numismatics, Medals
Newman Numismatic Portal
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Forrer's Dictionary of Medallists, vol. 3, covering the letters I-MA.
Topics: Numismatics, Medals
Newman Numismatic Portal
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Forrer's Dictionary of Medallists, vol. 7, this is a supplement to vols. 1-6, covering the letters A-L.
Topics: Numismatics, Medals
Topic: Tokens
Newman Numismatic Portal
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Forrer's Dictionary of Medallists, vol. 2, covering the letters E-H.
Topics: Numismatics, Medals
Newman Numismatic Portal
by Presidential Coin and Antique Company
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Topics: Auction catalogs, Numismatics
April 25, 1864
Topic: Allan, John
Newman Numismatic Portal
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Topics: Numismatics, Paper money
Chapman catalog
Topics: Auction catalogs, Numismatics, Coins, Medals, Gregory, Charles
Newman Numismatic Portal
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Topic: Numismatics
Newman Numismatic Portal
by Presidential Coin and Antique
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Summer 2016 sale of the Presidential Coin & Antique Company, #86 in the series.
Topics: Numismatics, Medals
Newman Numismatic Portal
by Presidential Coin and Antique Company
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Topics: Auction catalogs, Numismatics
Washington University School of Law Archives
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Newman Numismatic Portal
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Topics: Allan, John, Auction catalogs
Newman Numismatic Portal
by Presidential Coin and Antique Company
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Topics: Auction catalogs, Numismatics
Newman Numismatic Portal
by Presidential Coin and Antique Company
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Topics: Auction catalogs, Numismatics, Hansen, Dan
The American Numismatic Society
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General
Topic: Jenks, John Story
Newman Numismatic Portal
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Topics: Auction catalogs, Numismatics, Coins, Medals, Bank notes
Newman Numismatic Portal
by Lianna Spurrier
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Nero is remembered as a bloodthirsty, ruthless, and immoral ruler. But was he really that bad? His coins say maybe not.
Topics: Numismatics, Ancient
Newman Numismatic Portal
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Forrer's Dictionary of Medallists, vol. 6, covering the letters T-Z.
Topics: Numismatics, Medals
Newman Numismatic Portal
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The extended title reads: "Containing the names of all genuine and fraudulent national banks, compiled from official authority."
Topics: Counterfeits and counterfeiting, Newspapers, Bank notes
Newman Numismatic Portal
by William E. Fowler and John H. Ribbe
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Topics: Numismatics, Periodicals, Tokens, Medals
Newman Numismatic Portal
by Presidential Coin and Antique Company
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Topics: Auction catalogs, Numismatics, Litman, Charles
Newman Numismatic Portal
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Forrer's Dictionary of Medallists, vol. 5, covering the letters R-S.
Topics: Numismatics, Medals
Newman Numismatic Portal
by Presidential Coin and Antique Company
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Topics: Auction catalogs, Numismatics
Newman Numismatic Portal
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Topic: Medals
Newman Numismatic Portal
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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
Newman Numismatic Portal
by Bourne, Remy
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Topics: Numismatics, Booksellers, Auction catalogs
Gaylord Music Library
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Topics: Balmer & Weber -- Catalogs, Music -- Bibliography -- Catalogs, Publishers' catalogs -- Missouri...
Newman Numismatic Portal
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Topics: Auction catalogs, Earle, George H., Numismatics, Coins
Newman Numismatic Portal
by Presidential Coin and Antique Company
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Topics: Auction catalogs, Numismatics
Newman Numismatic Portal
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Forrer's Dictionary of Medallists, vol. 4, covering the letters MB-Q.
Topics: Numismatics, Medals
Newman Numismatic Portal
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Topics: Numismatics, Auction catalogs, Ford, John J., Jr.
Newman Numismatic Portal
by Lianna Spurrier
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Why did America have a two cent piece? Three cent pieces? A twenty cent piece? All of these coins seem superfluous is today's society, but most of them made a lot of sense when they were first introduced.
Topic: Numismatics
Newman Numismatic Portal
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The extended title reads: "Containing the names of all genuine and fraudulent national banks, compiled from official authority."
Topics: Counterfeits and counterfeiting, Newspapers, Bank notes
Newman Numismatic Portal
by Thompson Brothers
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Topics: Bank notes, Periodicals, Counterfeits and counterfeiting
Newman Numismatic Portal
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The extended title reads: "Containing the names of all genuine and fraudulent national banks, compiled from official authority."
Topics: Counterfeits and counterfeiting, Newspapers, Bank notes
Newman Numismatic Portal
by Bourne, Remy
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Topics: Numismatics, Booksellers, Auction catalogs
American Numismatic Society - Restricted Material
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Source: folio
Topics: United States Mint, Coinage, Mint reports
Topics: McMullin, M.K., Whipple, H.C., Auction catalogs, Numismatics, Coins
Newman Numismatic Portal
by Bourne, Remy
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Topics: Numismatics, Booksellers, Auction catalogs
Newman Numismatic Portal
by Presidential Coin and Antique Company
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Topics: Auction catalogs, Numismatics, McSorley, Charles
Newman Numismatic Portal
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Topics: Weights and measures, Money, Foreign exchange
Newman Numismatic Portal
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Topic: Numismatics
Newman Numismatic Portal
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For collectors of the Liberty seated coin series designed by Christian Gobrecht, issued 1837 to 1891.
Topic: Coin types – Liberty -- Collectors and collecting – Periodicals
Newman Numismatic Portal
by Lianna Spurrier
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Welcome to the 2019 World's Fair of Money! Held in Rosemont, Illinois, this major show is one of the highlights of the year for numismatists. Today we take a look at US coins and the show as a whole. Follow along the rest of the week to take a look at other aspects of the show!
Topic: Numismatics
Newman Numismatic Portal
by Charles Opitz
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A comprehensive guide to odd & curious money, listing hundreds of objects (besides currency and coin) historically used as a medium of exchange.
Topic: Numismatics
Newman Numismatic Portal
by Presidential Coin and Antique Company
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Topics: Auction catalogs, Numismatics, Fauver, Benj
The American Numismatic Society
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Newman Numismatic Portal
by LIanna Spurrier
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It's the last day of the show! We asked around to see how the show went for some other people, and I give some of my thoughts at the end.
Topic: Numismatics
Newman Numismatic Portal
by Numismatics International
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Numismatics International Bulletin for September-October 2008
Topic: Numismatics
Newman Numismatic Portal
by Bourne, Remy
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Topics: Numismatics, Booksellers, Auction catalogs
Newman Numismatic Portal
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Topics: Numismatics, Numismatics, Auction catalogs, Ford, John J., Jr.
Newman Numismatic Portal
by The Maryland Token and Medal Society
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Topics: Numismatics, Periodicals, Tokens, Medals, Maryland
United States, etc. , Medals , Washington
Topic: Cary, Isaac H
Newman Numismatic Portal
by Presidential Coin and Antique Company
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Topics: Auction catalogs, Numismatics