Central States Hires Larry Shepherd as Convention Manager

The Central States Numismatic Society (CSNS) is pleased to announce the hiring of Colorado Springs, Colorado, coin dealer Larry Shepherd as its new convention...

CSNS: Foley Out as Convention Chairman

The Central States Numismatic Society's (CSNS) Board of Governors has decided not to renew Convention Chairman Kevin Foley's contract, which expires June 30. Foley served...

Central States Numismatic Society Cancels April 2021 Convention

The Central States Numismatic Society (CSNS) Board of Governors has voted to cancel the 2021 convention, scheduled to take place April 21-24, due to...

Central States Numismatic Society Cancels 2020 Convention

The Central States Numismatic Society (CSNS) has canceled its April 22-25, 2020 convention because of the coronavirus outbreak. “Our focus is the safety and health...

Exceptional 19th Century U.S. Gold Coins in Central States Auction

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #272.... A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds....   In...

The Real Story Behind the Gettysburg Address. Video: 4:36.

Dennis Boggs has made a career out of portraying one of the the United States' most beloved presidents, Abraham Lincoln. In this video, shot...

Central States Convention Expands Focus of Bourse Area

At a time when many numismatic events are experiencing challenges and difficulty in maintaining the size of their bourse area, the Central States Numismatic...
CSNS President Mitch Ernst Announces 2021 Sower Award Recipients

CSNS President Mitch Ernst Announces 2021 Sower Award Recipients

Central States Numismatic Society (CSNS) President Mitch Ernst is proud to announce Dennis Tucker and Chris Seuntjens as the 2021 recipients of his annual...

Central States Awards Summer Seminar Scholarship

Andrew Blinkiewicz has been awarded the 2020 Central States Numismatic Society’s Emerging Professional Summer Seminar Scholarship, sponsored by Eagle Eye Rare Coins. The scholarship, created...

Numismatic Quick Hits: 1922 Peace Dollar Matte Proof + CoinWEEK’s New Spot Price Page...

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek.... 1922 High Relief Matte Proof Peace Dollar Discovery Sometimes it’s who you know. At least, that’s the case for...

Central States Numismatic Society Convention Show Report: Part 3

By Charles Morgan - Content Manager for CoinWeek…..   Our bags are packed and another Central States Numismatic Society Convention is in the history books. This one, of...

ANA Honors Notable Numismatists with Service Awards

Recipients recognized at the World's Fair of Money® Awards Banquet and Member Donor Reception The following individuals were formally recognized for their contributions to the...

Coin Shows – CSNS Convention Scheduled for Schaumburg, Illinois

By Central States Numismatic Society ..... The 77th Anniversary Convention of the Central States Numismatic Society will be held in Schaumburg, Illinois at the Schaumburg...

Author Allan Schein Wins Pradeau Award from Mexican Numismatic Society

On May 20, 2016, the Sociedad Numismática de México (Mexican Numismatic Society) bestowed upon Salt Lake City author Allan Schein the Alberto Francisco Pradeau...
Central States Numismatic Society Honors John Highfill With 2021 Q. David Bowers Award

Central States Numismatic Society Honors John Highfill With 2021 Q. David Bowers Award

CSNS annual honor recognizes lifetime achievements of professional numismatists   The Central States Numismatic Society (CSNS) is presenting its annual Q. David Bowers Award this year...

Central States Numismatic Society Convention Show Report: Part 2

By Charles Morgan - Content Manager for CoinWeek..... A busy second day at the Central States Numismatic Society Convention got underway at the Women in...

ANA Honors Young Numismatist, Adult Advisor with Service Awards

Recipients recognized at the World's Fair of Money® Member Donor Reception The American Numismatic Association (ANA) formally recognized David Heinrich and Jason Paonessa for their...

Coin Shows – John Burns Traveling Library Coming to Central States

By Pennsylvania Association of Numismatists ....   The Pennsylvania Association of Numismatists (PAN) have completed arrangements to have the John Burns Memorial Reference Library brought to...

Coin Shows – Central States Convention Opens 2017 Hotel Room Block

By Central States Numismatic Society .....   Patricia Foley, Bourse Chairman for the Central States Numismatic Society (CSNS), has announced that the organization’s hotel room block...

Numismatic Quick Hits: 1804 Dollar Presentation + Mt.Gox No More + New Book from...

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek .....   CoinWeek Gets Exclusive Rights to Film 1804 Dollar Presentation As reported last week, author and researcher Mark Ferguson will...
PCGS Partners With Central States Convention

PCGS Partners With Central States Convention

PCGS is now the Official Grading Service for the Central States Numismatic Society   Professional Coin Grading Service (PCGS) has entered into an important partnership agreement...

Central States Numismatic Society 76th Convention Wrap-up with Kevin Foley – VIDEO: 4:21

Kevin Foley, Convention Chairman, Central States Numismatic Society; Interviewer: David Lisot. Kevin Foley talks about the 76th annual CSNS Convention, including its expanded bourse and...

CoinWeek Q&A with PCGS President Don Willis – Video: 17:48

CoinWeek Editor Charles Morgan spoke with PCGS President Don Willis at the Central States Numismatic Society's 76th Annual Convention in Schaumburg, Illinois. Willis discussed on-site show grading, PCGS's ongoing...

Central States Convention Announces Numismatic Journalists’ Forum

By Central States Numismatic Society....   The 77th Anniversary Convention of the Central States Numismatic Society, scheduled for April 26-30, 2016, with bourse dates from April...

United States Mint to Participate in CSNS Convention

By Central States Numismatic Society .....   The United States Mint will operate a sales booth at the 77th Anniversary Convention of the Central States Numismatic...

Central States Auction Signals Strength in Rare Coin Market

Posted by Jim Bisognani  for NGC ……………. Rare Coin Market is strong as Heritage Sale Races To $47 Million - Territorial Gold A Powerhouse Birds are singing; the ground...

Going Mobile: Harlan J. Berk Introduces New App and Coin Auction Series

Michael Printz, Senior Numismatist, Harlan J. Berk. Interviewer: David List, CoinWeek.com. Chicago coin dealer and auction house Harlan J. Berk has created a new easy...

Video Tribute to Leon Hendrickson of Silvertowne

The 72nd anniversary CSNS Convention had a special moment during the annual numismatic gathering. There was a reunion of 9 different CSNS past presidents...

Upcoming Central States Numismatic Society Auction Features Finest Known VAM

"Acquiring an 1887 with a clashed E is considered a landmark event by most variety specialists" ..., Jeff Oxman wrote in his book, The...

Don Willis Describes New PCGS Holder with Improved Security Features – Video: 1:28

CoinWeek Editor Charles Morgan spoke with PCGS President Don Willis at the Central States Numismatic Society’s 76th Annual Convention in Schaumburg, Illinois. In this segment, Willis reveals new information...