Frechette and Weinberg to be Honored at World’s Fair of Money

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The following is a Press Release from the American Numismatic Association (ANA) announcing that Rodrick Frechette and Fred Weinberg will be recognized at this week’s World’s Fair of Money for their contributions to the numismatic hobby. The American Numismatic Association (ANA) is honoring two numismatists who not only lead by example, but pave new avenues within the numismatic hobby. Recognized for their dedication, hard work, passion and contributions, these recipients will be acknowledged at the …

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United States Mint Director Ventris C. Gibson to Attend World’s Fair of Money

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The following is a Press Release from the United States Mint announcing that Mint Director Ventris C. Gibson will be in attendance at the American Numismatic Association’s World’s Fair of Money. Director Gibson will be part of the official ribbon-cutting ceremony to open the event today at 12:30 PM Eastern. Attendees will have the opportunity to meet the Mint Director too. United States Mint Director Ventris C. Gibson will participate in the official ribbon-cutting ceremony …

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Hardwick, Rackas Receive ANA 2022 College Scholarships

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The American Numismatic Association (ANA) has awarded 2022 college scholarships to Elijah Hardwick from Greencastle, Indiana and Jason Rackas from Bucks County, Pennsylvania. Each winner will receive a $1,000 scholarship to use toward tuition at an institution of  their choice. “The annual scholarship is an opportunity for the American Numismatic Association to expand on its core mission of education through higher learning,” said Rod Gillis, ANA education director. “The judges in charge of making a final decision had to work very hard to …

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First Display of Two Proof Saint-Gaudens Double Eagles and Presidential Documents at 2022 World’s Fair of Money®

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The following is a Press Release announcing that two unique and rare Saint-Gaudens Double Eagles will be on display next month at the World’s Fair of Money. The two coins, a 1910 Experimental Finish and 1921 Satin Proof will be on display at the Museum Showcase area. booth (#1927) Described by researchers as “one of the most important recent discoveries in 20th century American numismatics,” the unique Experimental Finish 1910 Saint-Gaudens Double Eagle will be …

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Barker Recipient of Highest ANA Award for Young Collectors

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The American Numismatic Association’s (ANA) highest accomplishment for a young collector is being named ANA Young Numismatist of the Year. The honor is given to those who show exceptional achievement in the hobby. Due to her outstanding contributions to the hobby, this year’s recipient is Kelly Barker. She was recognized for her accomplishments during a virtual event on Wednesday, July 13, by ANA President Dr. Ralph Ross with Barker’s friends and family. When she was a …

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