2011 ANA Literary Awards winners
2011 Young Numismatist Literary Awards
Bill Fivaz Young Numismatist Literary Award
First place: Fiachra Rottinghaus,
"Women on Coins: Who, Where, and Why Aren't There More?"
Second place: Noah Polson,
"Double Portrait Coins"
Third place: Benjamin Taylor,
"It Was Raining Money"
Q. David Bowers Young Numismatist Literary Award
First Place: Mike Valente,
"The Discovery of Gold in America and Its Impact on Coinage"
Second Place: Cole Schenewerk,
"Have You Ever Considered Collecting Ancient Coins?"
Third Place: Keira Rosner,
"Making 'Sense' of the Alloys in Cents"
Kenneth E. Bressett Young Numismatist Literary Award
First place: Sam Spiegel,
"A Numismatic Biography of Lucius Cornelius Sulla"
Second place: No Entry
Third place: No Entry
2011 Literary Awards for Work in The Numismatist
Heath Literary Award
(outstanding articles during the last year)
First place: Joel J. Orosz and Leonard Augsburger,
"Frank H. Stewart and the First U.S. Mint," April 2010.
Second place: Walter A. Ostromecki Jr.,
"Some Women behind Our Money," May 2010.
Third place: Ernie Nagy,
"Artifacts of Andrew Jackson's Bank War," September 2010.
Wayte and Olga Raymond Memorial Literary Award
(outstanding articles that display original research in U.S. numismatics)
First place: William D. Hyder and Jeff Shevlin,
"The Golden Age of California State Celebrations," December 2010.
Second place: R.W. Julian,
"All About the Half Dime," December 2010.
Catherine Sheehan Literary Award
(for U.S. Paper Money Studies)
Ricardo de León Tallavas,
"Two Voices from a Forgotten War," January 2010.