2005 Press Releases

  • National Money Show™ Puts Education in the Forefront

    April 10 Set as “Appraisal Day” for the Public

  • Coinstar® Offers Free Coin Counting At ANA World’s Fair of Money®, July 30

    As a public service, the American Numismatic Association (ANA) World’s Fair of Money® (www.money.org) in San Francisco will offer an opportunity for people to cash in their accumulated pocket change.

  • ANA and Las Vegas Show Launch New Era in Hobby

    Officials of the American Numismatic Association (ANA) and organizers of the Las Vegas Coin, Stamp & Collectibles Show today announced creation of the “ANA Coin, Stamp & Collectibles Show in Las Vegas.”

  • Collectors Rush to San Francisco for World’s Fair of Money

    114th Anniversary Convention lures hobbyists to the home of California gold.

  • American Numismatic Association Opposes Import Restrictions

    In response to legislation being considered by the United States House of Representatives and recommendations being considered by the Cultural Property Advisory Committee (CPAC) regarding import restrictions on ancient numismatic objects, the American Numismatic Association (ANA) has taken a formal position opposing the legislation and recommendations.

  • ANA announces East Coast Grading and Counterfeit Detection Seminars

    The American numismatic Association (ANA) Outreach Department is partnering with the New England Numismatic Association (NENA) and the North Carolina Numismatic Association (NCNA) to bring Grading and Counterfeit Detection classes to the East Coast.

  • ANA Outreach Program Newsletter MintMark now On-Line

    The ANA Club Outreach Program newsletter MintMark, edited by Regional Outreach Representative, Eric Holcomb, is available on the ANA website at www.money.org under “ANA Clubs.”

  • Theme announced for ANA’s 2006 National Coin Week April 16-22, 2006

    In celebration of coin collecting and Benjamin Franklin’s 300th birthday, the theme for ANA’s 2006 National Coin Week is A Penny Saved is History Learned.

  • American Numismatic Association Offers Information Assistance to Members Affected By Hurricane Katrina

    Hurricane Katrina has affected the lives of most Americans including many who are members of the American Numismatic Association.

  • ANA is Searching for Speakers

    ANA’s National Speakers Bureau is accepting new applicants who are interested in helping people discover and explore the world of money.

  • ANA’s Coins in the Classroom returns to Clearwater Beach, Florida

    The American Numismatic Association is offering its very successful continuing education course for teachers over the winter break, December 28, 2005 to January 1, 2006, in Clearwater Beach, Florida. Enthusiastic, innovative educators are encouraged to apply for “Coins in the Classroom,” and consideration for a full Professional Numismatist Guild (PNG) and ANA-funded scholarship.

  • ANA Invites Exhibitors and Speakers to Atlanta National Money Show

    ANA members are invited to share their knowledge, research and creativity with other collectors and the general public at the ANA National Money Show™ in Atlanta, Georgia by preparing a numismatic exhibit or delivering a Numismatic Theatre educational program.

  • ANA announces Grading and Counterfeit Detection Seminars in Las Vegas

    The American Numismatic Association (ANA) is offering classes in grading and counterfeit detection in conjunction with the ANA Coin, Stamp & Collectibles Show at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada.

  • Coins and Notes Provide a Passport to the World at the Money Museum

    Grab a passport and take a virtual tour of the world and its money at a new exhibit opening Oct. 20 at the American Numismatic Association and the Money Museum, 818 N. Cascade Ave.

  • Brian Fanton Replaces Walter Ostromecki on ANA Board of Governors

    Brian Fanton has been named to the American Numismatic Association Board of Governors replacing Walter Ostromecki, Jr. who was removed from the board today.

  • LANSA donates collection to ANA’s Dwight N. Manley Numismatic Library

    The Latin American Paper Money Society has donated its library to the American Numismatic Association’s Dwight N. Manley Numismatic Library in Colorado Springs.

  • ANA announces new position for Gail Baker former Director of Education

    Gail Baker has assumed new responsibilities as manager of market and brand development at the American Numismatic Association.

  • “iViva La Revolucion!” book presents bilingual look at the money of the Mexican Revolution

    “iViva La Revolucion!,” a book that looks at the Mexican Revolution through its ever-changing money, is now available through the American Numismatic Association.

  • ANA Dealer Bourse Applications for Denver and Sacramento Shows Available

    The American Numismatic Association is accepting applications for table space at the Denver World’s Fair of Money®, Aug. 16-19, 2006 and the Sacramento National Money Show™, March 23-25, 2007.

  • Former ANA Librarian And Curator William Dewey Turns 100 December 5

    William S. Dewey, the senior life member of the American Numismatic Association, celebrates his 100th birthday December 5 in Woodcliff Lake, N.J.

  • ANA Urges Senate to Pass Old Mint Commemorative Coin Act

    The American Numismatic Association is encouraging its members to contact U.S. Senators to support a bill that would allow commemorative coins to be minted to raise funds for the American Money and Gold Rush Museum.

  • Concepts Wanted for San Francisco Old Mint Commemorative Coin

    The American Money & Gold Rush Museum, in partnership with the American Numismatic Association is accepting conceptual design submissions for a commemorative $5 gold coin and a $1 silver coin as part of the San Francisco Old Mint Commemorative Coin Act.

  • Disagreement Successfully Resolved: Joint Statement by Krause, Mishler & ANA

    The following news release was jointly issued by Chester L. Krause, Clifford Mishler, William H. Horton, and Christopher Cipoletti following a Monday, December 5, 2005, meeting in Iola, Wisconsin.

  • Chris Cipoletti to Discuss ANA Mission at Coin Shows and Club Meetings throughout the U.S.

    ANA Executive Director Chris Cipoletti will discuss the Association’s mission, goals and objectives at coin shows and conventions throughout the country beginning with a presentation at the Florida United Numismatist (FUN) show in Orlando, Florida at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 6.

  • Call for ANA Award Nominations

    The American Numismatic Association seeks nominations for awards to be presented at its 115th Anniversary Convention Aug. 16-19 in Denver, Colo.