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Unexpectedly high demand leads the Guide Book of United States Coins back to press

In a sign of the strength of the coin-collecting hobby, dramatically higher than usual demand has caused Whitman Publishing to go back to press with the spiralbound version of the Guide Book of United States Coins, 73rd edition.

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U.S. Mint Special Release

As part of the limited mintage release of the 2019 American Eagle One Ounce Silver Enhanced Reverse Proof coin (San Francisco Mint), the United States Mint is making a limited quantity of the coins available to the public at the Whitman Coin Baltimore Expo on Thursday, November 14.

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In God We Trust: New Whitman Publishing book explores the Civil War and its effects on American money, banking, and religion

Whitman Publishing announces the release of In God We Trust: The American Civil War, Money, Banking, and Religion, by numismatic researcher William Bierly. The 352-page hardcover book will debut in November 2019. It will be available from booksellers and hobby shops nationwide, and online, for $29.95. The national motto “In God We Trust” debuted on United States coinage […]

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Whitman Publishing earns “Top Membership Recruiter” award at 2019 World’s Fair of Money

At the 2019 World’s Fair of Money, the American Numismatic Association recognized Whitman Publishing’s support in sponsoring ANA memberships. Whitman was presented the Dealer Booster Award for recruiting 177 members from November 2017 through October 2018.

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28 years later: The 1991 Korean War Memorial silver dollar

66 years ago, the Korean Armistice Agreement was signed by U.S. Army Lieutenant General William Harrison, Jr. and North Korean General Nam Il. While the agreement called for a “complete cessation of hostilities,” it was not a final agreement of peace between the powers involved, and tensions have frequently oscillated in the following 66 years.

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The Importance of Rarity

As Senior Editor of the Whitman Red Book, Jeff Garrett knows the importance of rarity in numismatics.

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The Storied History of the Washington Quarter

Washington quarters are ubiquitous. We’ve all had them in our pockets, change jars and coin collections, but how many people know the history of this workhorse coin?

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Pre-Order Your 2020 Blue Book for Free Shipping!

For more than 75 years coin dealers have used the OFFICIAL BLUE BOOK® to make buying offers. And when you pre-order your 2020 Blue Book today, you’ll receive free shipping on your entire order! 

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Remember to Pre-Order Your 2020 Red Book!

The 2020 Official Red Books of United States Coins are available for pre-order now. Place your order today and you’ll receive free shipping on your whole purchase!

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Whitman Publishing releases new updated edition of Pleasure and Profit: 100 Lessons for Building and Selling a Collection of Rare Coins

Whitman Publishing announces the release of the second edition of Pleasure and Profit: 100 Lessons for Building and Selling a Collection of Rare Coins, the award-winning memoir on collecting and investing in rare coins by Robert W. Shippee. 

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