CoinWeek Exclusive Video: Collecting a Half Cent Type Set (with Bill...

 In this video, Early American Coppers (EAC) president Bill Eckberg breaks down the U.S. half cent denomination for those interested in building a type...

CoinWeek Video – Del Bland: A Collector Remembered

  On Friday, May 3, the American Numismatic Society (ANS) and more than 100 collectors from the Early American Coppers (EAC) met to celebrate and honor...

CoinWeek: Silly Heads of 1839 – Discovering a New Variety

 At the 2018 Early American Coppers Convention in Traverse City, Michigan, numismatist Mark Klein, an EAC member and student of 1839-dated large cents, gave an in-depth...

CoinWeek: EAC Remembers R. Tettenhorst, Numismatist

Collector R. Tettenhorst--real name Bernard Alan Edison--built an amazing collection of half cents and was a revered member of the copper collecting community. Edison was...

The Magnificent Twin Leaf Collection: A Great Collection of Cents is...

By Stack's Bowers Galleries.... October 15, 1792 “In execution of the authority given by the legislature, measures have been taken for engaging some artists from abroad...

How to Collect Confederate Paper Money Video

Pierre Fricke, Author Interviewer: David Lisot Pierre Fricke continues his research efforts in the field of Confederate with this new book being published. He shares what information...

View the Twin Leaf Collection at the Early American Coppers Show

By John Pack - Stack's Bowers....   The Twin Leaf Collection of Large Cents is the current finest collection of Middle Date and Late Date large cents,...

COOL COINS! EAC Coin Convention 2015 Sheldon Variety Large Cents –...

Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com at the 2015 EAC Coin Convention. Lucas Baldridge, Sheldon 1, Mark Borckardt, Sheldon 1, Steve Carr, Sheldon 15, William Eckberg, Sheldon 242, Steven Ellworth, Sheldon...

CoinWeek IQ: Let’s Collect: Early Coppers – 4K Video

The coin collecting hobby in the United States grew tremendously in the mid-19th century when collectors saved Early American copper coins from destruction after...

EAC Convention Report 2012 Video

Nick Gampietro, EAC Convention Co-Chairman Interviewer: David Lisot. Nick talks about what it took to make this convention take place. He also shares how he was...

CoinWeek: Half Cent Tokens Exhibit at EAC Convention – VIDEO: 1:48

Ray Rouse, Exhibit Chairman, Early American Coppers Society, Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com. There was a denomination of half of a cent minted in the United...

Members Comments on the EAC Convention

Hear comments from EAC club members, why they join and what it is about these coins that are so fascinating. Some of these folks have...

Walter Husak Talks About the Large Cents Market and Sheldon 37....

Walter Husak Talks with CoinWeek Interviewer: David Lisot....... Veteran large cent collector Walter Husak talks about the 2013 Early American Coppers Convention and the ratiry of...

The Benefits of Membership in the Early American Coppers Society –...

Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com. EAC has been around since 1967. They are an elite group of coin collectors who appreciate coins from early America particularly...

James Ross Snowden and the Washington Half Cent of 1793 –...

Ray Rouse, Exhibit Chairman, Early American Coppers Society, Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com. No coin was struck for George Washington in the half cent denomination until...

Early American Coppers: Tribute to Coin Collector Dan Holmes – Video:...

One of the most well-liked members of the Early American Coppers (EAC) group was not able to attend this year’s convention in Irving, Texas....

What’s Involved in Making a Good Coin Exhibit? – VIDEO: 2:11.

Ray Rouse, Exhibit Chairman, Early American Coppers Society, Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com. Ray Rouse is the Exhibits Chairman for the Early American Coppers Convention. He...

EAC Happening 2013 Half Cents, Colonials, & Early American Silver. VIDEO:...

Interviewer & Host: David Lisot....... Three more popular categories of early American coins are displayed at the EAC Happening. Rare varieties of coins are made available...

EAC Happening 2013 Large Cents. VIDEO: 4:47

Interviewer & Host: David Lisot........... The EAC Happening is the most exciting part of the annual Early American Coppers Convention. Rooms full of collectors converge...

Story of the Fugio Cent of 1787 – VIDEO: 2:15.

Ray Rouse, Exhibit Chairman, Early American Coppers Society, Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com. The Fugio Cent has a great story inspired by Benjamin Franklin and authorized...

Masonic Coin and Token Collecting with the EAC

Ray Rouse, Exhibit Chairman, Early American Coppers Society (EAC) on collecting Masonic coins and tokens. Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com. The Masonic large cent coins engraved...

EAC 2011 “Happening”

When members of the Early American Coppers gather for one of their conventions participants bring coins with them to sell and trade as well...

EAC 2013 Coin Convention Reception and Opening Remarks. VIDEO: 6:08

This year's Early America Coppers Convention gathering was held in Newark, Ohio. Bim Gander, President of the EAC, delivers some remarks at the opening reception...

EAC Bourse Chairman Talks About Holding the Coin Annual Convention. VIDEO:...

David Consolo, EAC Bourse Chairman Interviewer: David Lisot........ David Consolo is responsible for putting the convention together, addressing the needs of the dealers and working with...

Kids and Coins at EAC 2012

5th & 6th Grades from Immaculate Conception School, Buffalo, NY 2012 Interviewer: David Lisot, Imagine a whole busload of young students being dropped off at...

New Book on “Copper Collector’s Guide to the Identification of 2×2...

Ralph Rucker, Author Interviewer: David Lisot. The Early American Coppers group prides itself on the depth of research that its members do learning about coinage. Ralph...

Cool Coins! EAC Buffalo 2012

CoinWeek Video: 8:22 Interviewer: David Lisot When members of the Early American Coppers gather for one of their conventions participants bring coins with them to...

Phillip Clover Collection of Large Cents to be Sold by Heritage...

Mark Borckardt, Senior Cataloguer, Heritage Auctions Interviewer: David Lisot. Another important collection of large cents is coming to the auction block. Mark Borckardt, large cent...

Members Share Why They Belong to EAC

Mark Borckardt, Nick Gampietro, Pierre Fricke, Walter Husak, Ralph Rucker Interviewer: David Lisot The Early American Coppers group is more than just an organization devoted to...

Purpose of the Liberty Cap Foundation

Walter Husak, Founder, Liberty Cap Foundation Interviewer: David Lisot. Walter Husak once possessed and sold one of the finest collections of early United States large cents...