Kenneth Bressett named first Editor Emeritus of the Red Book

Kenneth Bressett, longtime editor of the Guide Book of United States Coins (popularly known as the “Red Book”), has retired into Whitman Publishing’s newly created position of Editor Emeritus.

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Guide Book of Franklin and Kennedy Half Dollars Has Expanded

The updated and expanded new third edition of A Guide Book of Franklin and Kennedy Half Dollars, by professional numismatist Rick Tomaska will be available nationwide on May 8, 2018,  and can be preordered online.

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Meet PNG’s 2018 Young Numismatist Scholarship Recipient

The Professional Numismatists Guild  has selected Michigan State University student Andrew Blinkiewicz, 21, of Kalamazoo, Michigan, as the recipient of their 2018 Young Numismatist Scholarship.

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Stack’s Bowers Sold Rare $1000 Bill Notes at the Whitman Baltimore Expo

One of the highlights of the Whitman Baltimore Spring Expo this year was Stack’s Bowers Galleries official auction of the Joel. R. Anderson Collection Part I, in which two rare $1000 notes sold for almost $1 million each.

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Dennis Tucker at the Whitman Baltimore Spring Expo, Kids Korner, and More

Noted Whitman author Dennis Tucker spent some time exploring the recent Whitman Baltimore Spring Expo, with all the excitement it had to offer, especially at Kids Korner and giveaways at the Whitman Books booth.

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222 years of U.S. dimes are featured in Whitman Publishing’s new 4th Edition of MEGA RED

The fourth edition of MEGA RED (the Deluxe Edition of the Guide Book of United States Coins, also known as the Red Book) will officially debut April 10, 2018, with retail pre-orders being shipped on that date. The 1,504-page MEGA RED retails for $49.95. It can be pre-ordered online and after April 10 will be available from booksellers […]

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$1000 Bill from The Joel R. Anderson Collection Sells For $960K!

During the Stack’s Bowers auction of  The Joel R. Anderson Collection, a rare 1863 $1000 bill sold for $960,000, one of only two known to be owned privately.

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Celebrate Ken Bressett and the Red Book at the 2018 Whitman Baltimore Coin and Collectibles Expo!

If you’re going to the Baltimore Spring Expo this week, make sure you stop by the Whitman Publishing booth. Giveaways and other celebrations are planned year-round at all three Expos (March, June, and October) in honor of longtime Red Book editor Kenneth Bressett.

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Stack’s Bowers is with us in Baltimore!

We are so excited to have Stack’s Bowers Galleries with us again in Baltimore for the Official Auction of the Whitman Expo! 

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PCGS Brings $10 Crossover Special to the Whitman Baltimore Spring Expo

PCGS will be at the Whitman Baltimore Spring Expo, March 22-24, for on-site grading! They are bringing their $10 Crossover Special to the East Coast for the first time – submit your coins for crossover and pay just $10 for the ones that do not cross.

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