27 Jan 2019

Encouraging Young Numismatists

Young Numismatists Exchange | Mr_Norris_LKNS

Every so often our activities and mission strike a chord with a more experienced numismatist, and he or she is inspired to help, whether that's with making a presentation on a numismatic topic at a meeting, volunteering time or resources to help with projects, or donating funding or materials.

01 Jan 2019

LIberty Walking Half-Dollars; A suitable series to collect

Young Numismatists Exchange | Liberty Walking Half

After the initial start in numismatics with a circulating series such as "Lincoln cents" or "Washington quarters", what is the appropriate follow up series? At this point, most look to early twentieth century series, generally resulting in the selection of either "Buffalo nickels" or "Mercury dimes". However, coins other than five-cents and dimes were minted, for instance, "Liberty Walking" half-dollars. These silver halves exemplify a fine series to collect. "Liberty Walking" half-dollars present a beautiful design, which is both affordable and easily found.

21 Oct 2018

YN Auction Fun!

Young Numismatists Exchange | ZanzibarCoins

Hi everyone! This blog post is a little late, since I've been working so hard on practicing for the PSAT (and then taking it) that I haven't had time for anything computer related for a while. :) This blog post is all about the annual YN auction in September!

07 Sep 2018

How I Started Coin Collecting + How I Found Out About The ANA

Young Numismatists Exchange | Jonas's Coins

Today I will be sharing how I started collecting coins. I will also be sharing how I found out about the ANA. I hope it is an interesting blog.

21 Aug 2018

Numismatic Story I'll Never Forget, Part 1...

Young Numismatists Exchange | The Coin Student

We all know the failure of the 2018 reverse proof set right? Over hyped just to fall to mediocrity. Well I bought 5 sets and what transpired afterwards was a moment to remember for a long, long time. For awhile I debated whether to give you guys a boring graph showing you some research and numbers and give you the short story on my experience with the reverse proof sets. Instead, I decided to bring you through a bit of that 11 day action that was an unforgettable experience for me. Enjoy.


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