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Nearly $37 Million in U.S. Numismatic Items Sold in the Stack’s Bowers Galleries Spring 2022 Auction

Stack’s Bowers Galleries sold nearly $37 million in United States coins and paper money in their Spring 2022 Showcase Auction, surpassing pre-sale estimates by nearly 60% and setting hundreds of records in the process.

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Expanded Red Book, 76th Edition, Will Debut at the 2022 Whitman Baltimore Expo

Visitors to the March 31–April 2, 2022, Whitman Coin & Collectibles Expo in Baltimore will have early access to the 2023 (76th) edition of the Guide Book of United States Coins (known to collectors as the “Red Book”). After its Expo debut this newest edition of the hobby’s best-selling reference will be available from booksellers […]

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Hobby community mourns the loss of businessman and philanthropist Joel R. Anderson

Joel R. Anderson, of Florence, Alabama, died peacefully at home on Monday evening, October 12, 2020, from natural causes at the age of 76. He was well known in the numismatic world as a businessman and generous supporter of many hobby causes. The Anderson family has been active for decades in numismatics, publishing, and media […]

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Whitman Cares – Free Mask With Every Order of $50+

Only one use per customer. Offer valid through 04.30.2020. Promotion doesn’t apply to previous orders. Offers cannot be combined. Customer Service Hours are Mon-Fri., 8 am – 5 pm (CT).

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Bullion and Coin Sales-Tax Exemption Successfully Defended Again in Maryland

Repeal attempt fails in committee after opposition by Whitman Expos, ICTA, Visit Baltimore.

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Looking Back at the E Pluribus Unum Collection of New Jersey Coppers

When Stack’s Bowers Galleries offered the E Pluribus Unum Collection of New Jersey Coppers at the official auction of our Baltimore Winter Expo, it gave numismatists an unusual chance to take a look at a meticulous collection from a collector who focused on the series.

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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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