2011 Press Releases

  • ANA Announces 10 Candidates for Nine Positions On 2011-13 Board of Governors

    Ten members of the American Numismatic Association have accepted nominations for the 2011-13 Board of Governors election.

  • 2011 ANA Board of Governors Election Ballots Mailed June 2

    Ballots for the 2011 American Numismatic Association Board of Governors election were mailed June 2, Executive Director Larry Shepherd has announced.

  • Scavenger Hunt, Club Challenge & Exhibits Highlight 2011 National Coin Week

    Theme for 88th annual event is “Blue, Gray & Greenbacks”

  • Winners Announced for 2011 ANA National Coin Week Activities

    Congratulations to Matthew Tormey and the Tucson Coin Club, grand prize winners in the ANA’s 2011 National Coin Week activities.

  • ANA Convention Banquet to be Held on Friday

    The American Numismatic Association will move its annual convention banquet from Saturday to Friday night, beginning with the 2011 World’s Fair of MoneySM in Chicago this summer.

  • ANA Museum Showcase in Chicago to Feature Amazing Rarities

    Exhibit Explores Chicago Banking History and Much More

  • ANA Resolves All Litigation

    Litigation Between Cipoletti & ANA Resolved Settlement Includes Payment of Money to ANA

  • Special Ceremony and Event Scheduled To Launch New Hall of Fame

    The American Numismatic Association will host a special groundbreaking ceremony and reception for a new Numismatic Hall of Fame at 5 p.m., July 2, at ANA headquarters, 818 N. Cascade Ave., in Colorado Springs.

  • ANA, Heritage Sign Official Auctioneer Agreement For 2011-14 Fall National Money Shows

    Heritage Auctions will serve as the official auctioneer for the next four American Numismatic Association fall National Money Shows, beginning October 13- 15, 2011 in Pittsburgh, ANA Executive Director Larry Shepherd has announced.

  • Hotels Reaching Capacity for ANA National Money Show in Sacramento

    Rooms at the Sheraton Grand are sold out for the American Numismatic Association’s 2011 Sacramento National Money Show™, March 17-19

  • ANA Presents Destination Education Event, “Minting & Mining in Carson City,” March 20-23

    Go on a three-day educational adventure that explores the history of the Gold Rush in California and Nevada, tours the legendary Comstock Lode mines in Virginia City, and features top numismatic experts at the old Carson City Mint.

  • ANA Museum Showcase Comes to Sacramento

    The American Numismatic Association’s Museum Showcase will take center stage at the 2011 ANA Sacramento National Money Show, March 17-19 at the Sacramento Convention Center.

  • ANA Seeking Numismatic Theatre Proposals for Chicago World’s Fair of Money

    American Numismatic Association members are encouraged to share their creativity and research with fellow hobbyists by delivering a Numismatic Theatre presentation at the 2011 ANA Chicago World’s Fair of MoneySM, August 16-20 at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, Ill.

  • ANA Rarities on Exhibit at PAN Show, May 6-8

    The American Numismatic Association’s Idler/Bebee 1804 dollar and the McDermott/Bebee 1913 Liberty Head nickel will be displayed at the Pennsylvania Association of Numismatists (PAN) Spring Show, May 6-8 at the Monroeville Convention Center in Monroeville, Penn. The two coins are among the ANA Edward C. Rochette Money Museum’s most spectacular rarities.

  • Exhibitors Recognized at 2011 ANA National Money Show in Sacramento

    American Numismatic Association member Brett Irick received the Steven J. D'Ippolito Best-in-Show Exhibit Award for "The Golden Age of United States Coins: 1795-1933" at the ANA's 2011 Sacramento National Money ShowSM, held March 17-19. First and second runnerup awards were presented to Simcha Kuritzy for "A Stellar Type Set" and "Engraved Coins of the Ba'al Shem Tov Amulet," respectively.

  • Rediscover Gold at the ANA Sacramento National Money Show, March 17-19

    The American Numismatic Association’s 2011 Sacramento National Money Show features some of the world’s most valuable and historical coins and paper money, as well as educational opportunities for all ages and interests. The show takes place March 17-19 at the Sacramento Convention Center and includes a world-class auction by Heritage Auction Galleries and hundreds of dealers and vendors.

  • Sponsors Contribute $47,500 For ANA Sacramento National Money Show

    Thirteen sponsors have invested $47,500 in support of the American Numismatic Association’s 2011 Sacramento National Money ShowSM, to be held March 17-19 at the Sacramento Convention Center.

  • Anonymous Donor Gives $100,000 to ANA

    Donation Will Fund Radford Stearns Award for Excellence in Exhibiting

  • ANA Coins Stolen from St. Louis Museum of Transportation

    Six coins from the American Numismatic Association’s collection with a combined value of approximately $18,844 were stolen June 11 or 12 from the St. Louis Museum of Transportation. The coins were part of “Money of the U.S. Civil War,” a four-panel ANA traveling exhibit that was scheduled for display at the museum June 13-June 30.

  • Hobby Groups Praise FTC's Gold Advisory Edits

    Leaders of three coin and precious metals hobby and professional groups are praising the Federal Trade Commission for acting on their suggested changes to the FTC's 2010 online consumer advisory entitled "Investing in Gold? What's the Rush?"