A Celebration of Numismatic History: New Edition of Guide Book for Franklin and Kennedy Half Dollars

As collectors and numismatists celebrate the seventy-fifth anniversary of the first minting of the Franklin half dollar, Whitman Publishing is unveiling an updated fourth edition of A Guide Book of Franklin and Kennedy Half Dollars. This 248-page edition, authored by professional numismatist Rick Tomaska, is poised to become an indispensable resource for coin enthusiasts, providing […]

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An Invitation to All Americans: Honor Our Nation’s History with New Designs for United States Coins

2026 will mark America’s Semiquincentennial, the 250th anniversary of the founding of our Nation. In commemoration of this momentous anniversary, the United States Mint (Mint) will be minting and issuing redesigned 2026-dated circulating coins. This one-year design change is for 2026 only.The Mint is considering a variety of possible themes for these special circulating coins and […]

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Cherrypickers’ Guide to Rare Die Varieties Sells Out First Print Run, Prepares for Second Edition

Collector Demand and Growing Interest in Die Varieties Drive Success The sixth edition, volume II, of the Cherrypickers’ Guide to Rare Die Varieties is making numismatic history as it approaches a sellout of its first print run. The release of this highly anticipated coin guide at the American Numismatic Association World’s Fair of Money in […]

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Rare Coins Shine in Heritage Auctions’ Long Beach Expo

Crowning Jewel: The Highest-Graded 1899 Liberty Head Double Eagle Gleams in Numismatic History. When it comes to the world of rare coins, collectors and enthusiasts have long held onto the belief that “only the best will do.” This sentiment couldn’t ring truer than with the upcoming Heritage Auctions’ Long Beach Expo US Coins Signature Auction, […]

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Cherrypickers’ Guide to Rare Die Varieties Expands to Include U.S./Philippine Coins in Upcoming Volume III

Numismatic enthusiasts, collectors, and researchers gathered at the American Numismatic Association World’s Fair of Money in Pittsburgh from August 8th to 12th, 2023, witnessed a significant moment in the world of coin collecting as the sixth edition, volume II, of the esteemed Cherrypickers’ Guide to Rare Die Varieties was unveiled. This unveiling marked not only […]

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Harry W. Bass Jr. Core Collection Part IV Auction Raises Over $20 Million

In a momentous event that captured the attention of numismatists and collectors alike, Heritage Auctions proudly presented the Harry W. Bass Jr. Core Collection Part IV US Coins Signature Auction, which concluded with a staggering total of $20,739,900. This spectacular event, held in partnership with the ANA’s World Fair of Money, marked the fourth and […]

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Steve Forbes to Headline International Money Exposition in Nashville

In a thrilling announcement, IMEX partner Gary Adkins revealed that Steve Forbes, renowned economic commentator and Chairman of Forbes Media, will be the keynote speaker at the opening ceremony of the International Money Exposition (IMEX). The convention, fondly referred to as IMEX, will take place from October 26 to 28th, 2023, at the prestigious Music […]

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U.S. Treasury Notes 1812–1865: An Excellent New History Book on a Fascinating American Era

Nicholas J. Bruyer has accomplished a remarkable feat with his beautifully illustrated new history book, U.S. Treasury Notes 1812–1865. Bruyer’s work brings fresh understanding to a numismatic subject that is often merely summarized, but which deserves this level of careful attention and creative exposition. At Whitman Publishing we’ve explored just the surface of America’s Treasury […]

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Kenneth W. Rendell’s Safeguarding History: A Trailblazing Journey into the World of Artifacts and Collecting

Whitman Publishing is set to release an enthralling autobiography that offers readers a glimpse into the extraordinary life of famed artifacts collector and dealer, Kenneth W. Rendell. Titled Safeguarding History: Trailblazing Adventures Inside the Worlds of Collecting and Forging History, this 328-page memoir promises to take readers on a captivating journey through Rendell’s remarkable career. […]

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