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...

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...

Video News: A gathering of nine past presidents of CSNS

Central States Conventions always bring together some of the most important people in that coin collecting organization. This gathering of luminaries included nine past...
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 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...
1st-Time Display Together of “Big Four” U.S. Coin Rarities at Central States

1st-Time Display Together of “Big Four” Coin Rarities At 2022 CSNS

Four of the most famous United States rare coins with a combined face value of only $1.16 USD but insured now for $19 million...

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...

Legend Rare Coin Auctions, Central States Announce New Auction Relationship for 2021 Convention

Legend Rare Coin Auctions and the Central States Numismatic Society have announced a new auction relationship beginning in 2021 for the CSNS Convention. Legend...

Uncirculated Serial Number One SF Red Seals bring $638,250 at CSNS Auction

World notes, obsoletes and error notes continue strong performance in April 27-May 2 CSNS auction in Rosemont, IL Heritage Auctions’ 2011 April Rosemont Central States...

Central States Numismatic Society Convention Show Report: Part 1

By Charles Morgan for CoinWeek.....   The Central States Numismatic Society Convention is always a big show, but this year is special. 2014 marks the 75th anniversary...

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 Numismatics Society Releases Special Edition 2015 Red Book

The Central States Numismatic Society (CSNS) has announced the publication and sale of a special hard bound edition of the Whitman Publications Red Book. In celebration...

The Coin Analyst: 2016: Year in Review

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for CoinWeek.com ......   Let’s face it – the year 2016 kept the news media industry busy. International terrorism, the mosquito-borne Zika virus,...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Why People Come to the CSNS Central States Coin Convention. VIDEO: 2:08

Gary Adkins, Ron Drzewucki, Kevin Foley, Jeff Garrett, Tom Mulvaney, Brittany McManus, & David Perkins Interviewer: David Lisot ........ The Central States Numismatic Society holds an...

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...

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...

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...

Central States Numismatic to Host 75th Convention in April 2014. VIDEO

Kevin Foley, CSNS Convention Chairman Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com....... Kevin Foley is convention for multiple coin conventions in the United States. The Central States Numismatic Society is...

Central States Hits the Windy City!

By William Shamhart - NumismaticAmericana.com As you all know, I have a hard time writing, especially when I have a deadline. Since I have returned...

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...

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...
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...

Rare $4 ‘Coiled Hair Stella’ coins appear in Heritage CSNS auction

Rare gold pattern headlines The New Orleans Collection, presented by Heritage Auctions’ as part of its Central States Numismatic Society (CSNS) Convention auction; accompanied by...
Central States Honors Beth Deisher with 2022 Q. David Bowers Award

Central States Honors Beth Deisher with 2022 Q. David Bowers Award

Annual Honor Recognizes Lifetime Achievements   The Central States Numismatic Society (CSNS) is presenting its annual Q. David Bowers Award this year to well-known and respected...

Central States Numismatic Society: CSNS Convention Update 2014. VIDEO: 3:00

Patricia Foley, Bourse Chairman, Central States Numismatic Society Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com........ The 75th anniversary convention for the Central States Numismatic Society took place in Schaumburg,...

Central States Numismatic Society Announces Exhibit Award Sponsorships

Kevin Foley, Convention Chairman for the Central States Numismatic Society’s 77th Anniversary Convention, to be held April 27-30, 2016, has announced sponsorships for a...