2009 Press Releases

  • Julian Leidman to Receive Inaugural Harry J. Forman Dealer of the Year Award

    Maryland dealer and ANA Life Member Julian Leidman is the inaugural recipient of the Harry J. Forman Dealer of the Year Award.

  • John Eshbach to Receive Farran Zerbe Memorial Award

    Decorated exhibitor and judge John Eshbach is the recipient of the American Numismatic Association’s 2009 Farran Zerbe Memorial Award.

  • Mark Olanoff Receives Government Service Award

    Mark Olanoff of Reisterstown, Maryland, will be honored with the American Numismatic Association’s 2009 Outstanding Government Service Award. He will be presented his award Aug. 7 at the ANA’s World’s Fair of Money® in Los Angeles.

  • David Lange, Diane Piret to Receive Lifetime Achievement Awards

    Hobby contributors and advocates David W. Lange and Diane Piret will both receive the American Numismatic Association’s Lifetime Achievement Award on Aug. 8 during the World’s Fair of Money® in Los Angeles.

  • Medals of Merit Awarded to Dillard, Swindling

    The American Numismatic Association presents its Medal of Merit annually to members who have dedicated years of service to the ANA and the hobby.

  • Szasz to be honored With Numismatic Art Award

    Merlin Szasz is the 2009 recipient of the American Numismatic Association’s Numismatic Art Award for Excellence in Medallic Sculpture. The Rhode Island artist will accept the honor Aug. 8 at the ANA World’s Fair of Money® in Los Angeles.

  • Tom DeLorey Named Numismatist of the Year

    Thomas K. DeLorey has been selected as the American Numismatic Association’s 2009 Numismatist of the Year. The 37-year member will receive the award August 7 during the ANA World’s Fair of Money® in Los Angeles.

  • Summer Seminar Scholarships Available for Exceptional Young Numismatists

    The American Numismatic Association is seeking applications from talented young collectors ages 13 to 22 for scholarships to attend 2010 Summer Seminar in Colorado Springs. Dates for the two one-week sessions are June 26-July 2 and July 3-9.

  • Bressett, Sauvain Receive Honorary Doctorates at 2009 Summer Seminar

    American Numismatic Association Past President Kenneth Bressett and former ANA authentication expert Mary Sauvain each were presented the Honorary Degree of Doctor of Numismatics at the ANA’s 41st annual Summer Seminar.

  • Cipoletti Arbitration Decision Upheld by District Court

    Judge Confirms Former Executive Director Must Pay $53,550 Judgment

  • Winners Announced in 2009 Outstanding Club Publications Contest

    The American Numismatic Association announced the winners of its 2009 Outstanding Club Publications Contest during its District Representative meeting on Aug. 8 in Los Angeles.

  • Dwight Manley donates $250,000 to Florence Schook School of Numismatics

    Gift to be Used for Young Numismatist Summer Seminar Scholarships

  • Exhibitors Honored at Los Angeles World’s Fair of Money

    The American Numismatic Association presented 61 competitive exhibit awards at the 2009 World’s Fair of Money® in Los Angeles. Winners were announced at the Exhibit Awards Presentation and Reception on Aug. 8.

  • Heritage to Serve as 2010 Official ANA Auctioneer

    Heritage Auction Galleries will be the official auctioneer for the two 2010 American Numismatic Association shows, the Boston World’s Fair of Money® and the Fort Worth National Money Show™, ANA Executive Director Larry Shepherd has announced.

  • ANA Members to Receive Discounts On Krause Subscriptions

    American Numismatic Association members will receive significant discounts on subscriptions to five Krause Publications numismatic titles as well as online subscriptions to Numismaster.com, effective August 1, ANA Executive Director Larry Shepherd has announced.

  • ANA Registers 565 New Members at Los Angeles World’s Fair of Money

    Total marks record for ANA convention

  • Sponsors Contribute $111,000 For Los Angeles World’s Fair of Money

    Twenty-four sponsors contributed $111,000 in support of the American Numismatic Association’s 2009 World’s Fair of Money®, Aug. 5-9 at the Los Angeles Convention Center.

  • Museum Showcase, World Mints Headline Los Angeles World’s Fair of Money

    The American Numismatic Association’s 2009 World’s Fair of Money® gives visitors the chance to see some of the world’s most beautiful and valuable coins, interact with top numismatists, and explore one of the country’s most exciting cities.

  • ANA Offers “Fundamentals of Digital Photography” Seminar in New Hampshire, October 24-25

    The American Numismatic Association’s Florence Schook School of Numismatics is coming to New Hampshire Oct. 24-25. “Fundamentals of Digital Photography” is offered in conjunction with the New Hampshire Coin and Currency Expo in Manchester.

  • Wizard Coin Supply to Operate ANA MoneyMarket Enterprise

    Wizard Coin Supply of Chantilly, Virginia, will take over operations of the American Numismatic Association MoneyMarket, direct mail and online store operations on an interim basis, ANA Executive Director Larry Shepherd announced today.

  • Clifford Mishler Elected ANA President

    2009 Board of Governors to be Installed in Los Angeles