2008 Press Releases

  • Grand Prize Drawing Concludes Successful 2008 National Coin Week

    Scott McNally of Colorado Springs, Colo., is the grand prize winner in the American Numismatic Association’s 2008 National Coin Week national treasure hunt grand prize drawing. McNally, 12, receives a 2008 half-ounce gold American Eagle proof coin.

  • Gail Baker to Chair ANA Membership Committee

    Gail Baker, former education director for the American Numismatic Association, has been named chairperson of the ANA Membership Committee, President Barry Stuppler has announced.

  • ANA Baltimore Convention Dealers Exempt from Traders License

    Hobby Friendly Legislation Supported by ANA and Whitman

  • Exhibits, Special Events and Educational Programs Highlight Baltimore World’s Fair of Money

    The American Numismatic Association’s 2008 World’s Fair of Money® will give visitors a chance to see millions of dollars in rare coins, learn from the world’s top numismatists, and explore the history of Baltimore.

  • ANA, Bowers and Merena Sign Official Auctioneer Contract

    Provisions include membership drive and sales incentives

  • ANA announces World’s Fair of Money Workshops and Seminars

    The American Numismatic Association will offer a variety of classes, workshops and seminars, catering to all ages and interests, before and during the Baltimore World’s Fair of Money®, July 30 to Aug. 3.

  • ANA Board Acknowledges Lamp of Knowledge as Official Seal

    The American Numismatic Association Board of Governors has voted unanimously to acknowledge that the “Lamp of Knowledge” is and remains the official seal of the Association.

  • ANA Seeking Numismatic Theatre Presentations for Baltimore World’s Fair of Money, July 30 to Aug. 3

    All American Numismatic Association members are invited to share their expertise and imagination with fellow hobbyists by delivering a Numismatic Theatre presentation at the Baltimore World’s Fair of Money®, July 30 to Aug. 3.

  • The ANA School of Numismatics is Coming to Connecticut in November

    The American Numismatic Association’s School of Numismatics will offer its Fundamentals of Grading United States Coins, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 8-9 during Coinfest in Stamford, Conn.

  • The Numismatist debuts new online edition

    The American Numismatic Association has launched an online version of The Numismatist at www.money.org. Members now can access all current and future magazine issues over the Internet, anytime, anywhere.

  • ANA World’s Fair of Money Tours and Events Explore the History and Beauty of Baltimore

    Attendees of the American Numismatic Association’s 2008 World’s Fair of Money®, July 30 to Aug. 3, are encouraged to take advantage of special tours and events scheduled in conjunction with the show. These activities showcase Baltimore’s rich history and highlight one of the country’s most beautiful harbors.

  • ANA Baltimore Convention Medal One of Few Known To Commemorate Edgar Allan Poe

    Not many people understand the connection between Edgar Allan Poe and the City of Baltimore, home to the 2008 World’s Fair of Money®. But anyone purchasing a 117th Anniversary ANA Convention medal will own a striking collectible and gain a greater understanding of Poe’s connection to the city where he lived, wrote, died and was buried.