Two Bits Podcast Returns With Second Episode on The Lincoln Cent

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After a six month hiatus, the American Numismatic Association’s (ANA) podcast, Two Bits, has returned with a new episode. The latest episode picks up where the previous release back in April leaves off and discusses the Lincoln Cent. Join Doug and Mitch as they discuss a coin that has been touched by so many people since 1959: the Lincoln Memorial Cent. They describe the artistry of the coin (and the Memorial itself), varieties in the …

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Kenneth Bressett Honored On His 75th Anniversary as an ANA Member

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The following is a Press Release from Numismatic Guaranty Company (NGC) announcing with the American Numismatic Association a special commemoration of Kenneth Bressett on his 75th anniversary as an ANA Member. The American Numismatic Association (ANA) is celebrating the diamond anniversary of one of its most-renowned members: Kenneth Bressett. For decades, Bressett has devoted his life to promoting numismatics through his writing and teaching others. Bressett, who became a member in 1947, has taken a …

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Exceptional Numismatic Writers Receive ANA Awards

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The following is a Press Release from the American Numismatic Association (ANA) announcing its 2022 literary awards for outstanding and exceptional writers in the 2021 volume of The Numismatist, the Associations official magazine. The American Numismatic Association’s 2022 literary awards – recognizing articles published in the 2021 volume of its official magazine, The Numismatist – were presented during the Member and Awards Celebration at the Chicago World’s Fair of Money® on Aug. 18. The Numismatist was launched by ANA founder …

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American Numismatic Association to Convene Task Force to Develop Additional Security Protocols for Coin Shows

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The following is a Press Release from the American Numismatic Association (ANA) announcing that it will be putting together a task force to discuss security protocols at coin shows after thefts at the World’s Fair of Money. Security protocols have been an ever-increasing topic of discussion after several thefts at coin shows in recent months. On August 15, 2022, during setup of the American Numismatic Association’s (ANA) World’s Fair of Money in the Chicago suburb …

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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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