2007 Press Releases
Renowned numismatist John Albanese and Whitman Publishing have offered all American Numismatic Association member clubs a complimentary copy of Q. David Bowers’ book, Obsolete Paper Money Issued by Banks in the United States, 1782-1866. This extraordinary offer is one of many worthwhile numismatic efforts Albanese has initiated.
As a brilliant general, political revolutionary and Lord Protector of England, Oliver Cromwell lived by the motto, “Let peace be sought through war.” Almost 350 years after his death, Cromwell is remembered by some as a great leader and hero for freedom, and by others as a vengeful dictator and hypocrite.
The American Numismatic Association is inviting its members to showcase their collections, knowledge and creativity with fellow collectors by presenting a numismatic exhibit at the Milwaukee World’s Fair of Money®, Aug. 8-12.
Sam Itzin from Tucson, Arizona, is the grand prize winner in the American Numismatic Association’s 2007 National Coin Week club event. Itzin won a First Spouse $10 gold coin, valued at more than $400 and generously provided by Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC).