Stanley Apfelbaum and Coin Telemarketing’s Wild West Era

By David Thomason Alexander for CoinWeek....   Few figures involved in the world of 20th-century commercial numismatics made as great an impression in their day as...

American Numismatic Society 2016 Annual Gala Jan. 7

Regina and John W. Adams On Thursday, January 7, 2016 the American Numismatic Society (ANS) will honor dedicated benefactors Regina and John W. Adams with...

ANA: Last Call for Award and Hall of Fame Nominations

Who inspired you to take part in the hobby? Here are two opportunities to make sure that special someone receives the recognition they deserve. Don't...

Coin Collecting and Numismatics – Thoughts on Rarity, Part 3

By Harvey Stack - Founder, Stack's Bowers....   Part 1 Part 2 Here I continue my thoughts on rarities, and the factors that affect this important aspect of...

Coin Collecting and Numismatics – Thoughts on Rarity, Part 2

By Harvey Stack - Founder, Stack's Bowers....   Click Here for Part 1 In this article I continue my thoughts on rarity by stating that you cannot...

Confronting Breen

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek....   Twenty-two years ago, noted numismatist Walter H. Breen died at Chino’s California Institute for Men, part of...

Coin Designer Joel Iskowitz at 5th Annual Wall Street Collectors Bourse

By Wall Street Collectors Bourse....   OCTOBER 22-24, 2015 AT THE MUSEUM OF AMERICAN FINANCE One of the highlights of the 5th Annual Wall Street Collectors Bourse...

ANS 2016 Gala Honorees Announced

2015 ANS Gala, featuring Kenneth L. Edlow, Chairman, Dr. Ute Wartenberg Kagan, Executive Director, and the recipients of the 2015 Trustees' Award, Elizabeth and Stanley DeForest...

In Memoriam: Evelyn Newman, 1920-2015

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   Evelyn Edison Newman--successful marketer, noted philanthropist, icon of St. Louis society and wife of legendary numismatist Eric P. Newman--died...

Smithsonian Celebrates Opening of New National Numismatic Collection Exhibit

By Harvey Stack and Charles Morgan for CoinWeek....   AN EXHIBIT TO BE REMEMBERED On July 15, 2015 the National Numismatic Collection was returned to the displays at...

Harvey Stack: Counsel for Collectors, Stacks’ Enduring Legacy, and Dealing in...

Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com…. In this mini-series of interviews, Stack’s Bowers founder Harvey Stack shares his thoughts and recollections about his sixty-plus years in the coin business. Harvey Stack: Counsel for Coin...

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....

Summer Seminar Scholarship a Celebration of Diane Piret’s Life

By Industry Council for Tangible Assets....   A giant in the dealer and collector community, Diane Piret truly did make a difference! She left her mark...

Harvey Stack: Current Coin Prices, Counsel for Collectors, the Essence of...

Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com…. In this mini-series of interviews, Stack’s Bowers founder Harvey Stack shares his thoughts and recollections about his sixty-plus years in the coin business. Harvey Stack: Current Prices of...

Harvey Stack: Harry Forman, Colonel Green, and Challenging Consignments – Video

Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com…. In this mini-series of interviews, Stack’s Bowers founder Harvey Stack shares his thoughts and recollections about his sixty-plus years in the coin business.   Harvey Stack: Coin Dealer Harry...

Two Numismatic Friends: Ron Gillio and Joel Rettew – Video: 5:17.

Ron Gillio & Joel Rettew, Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com. Two numismatic buddies who have attended the Long Beach Expo for decades were caught by David...

Harvey Stack: the Smithsonian, the Stefanellis, and how the Mint Got...

Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com…. In this mini-series of interviews, Stack’s Bowers founder Harvey Stack shares his thoughts and recollections about his 60-plus years in the coin business.   Harvey Stack: Stack's Involvement in...

Dave Harper Discusses the Demise of Numismatic Print Publications. Video: 4:56.

Numismatic News Editor Dave Harper discusses the state of numismatic print publishing and ponders what the future might have in store for the numismatic...

Harvey Stack – On Sol Kaplan, Skinny Miles, Stanley Apfelbaum and...

Harvey G. Stack Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com…. In this mini-series of interviews, Stack’s Bowers founder Harvey Stack shares his thoughts and recollections about three of the 20th century’s most important collectors, their...

Harvey Stack – I Do Not Like Slabbed Coins, Plus Thoughts...

Harvey G. Stack Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com....   In this mini-series of interviews, Stack’s Bowers founder Harvey Stack shares his thoughts and recollections about three of the 20th century’s most important collectors, their most...

Harvey Stack – A Life in Numismatics and Harvey’s Most Memorable...

Harvey G. Stack Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com....   In this mini-series of interviews, Stack’s Bowers founder Harvey Stack shares his thoughts and recollections about three of the 20th century's most important collectors, their...

Harvey Stack – The Building of the ANA Library and the...

Harvey G. Stack Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com…… In this mini-series of interviews, Stack's Bowers founder Harvey Stack shares his thoughts and recollections about the construction and development...

CoinWeek Interview: John Kamin – Forecasting Profits in Numismatics and Avoiding...

A CoinWeek Exclusive Interview... At the Central States Numismatic Society's 76th Annual Convention, CoinWeek editor Charles Morgan sat down with John Kamin, editor of The...

Harvey Stack – Recollections of Jonah Shapiro, Art Kagin and...

Harvey G. Stack Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com...... In this mini-series of interviews, Harvey Stack shares his thoughts and recollections about some of his friends and rivals...

Harvey Stack Talks Pogue and Other Great Collections – Video: 9:24

On March 26, Stack’s Bowers founder and numismatic luminary Harvey Stack sat down with CoinWeek editor Charles Morgan to discuss numismatic history in the making, the...

CoinWeek Exclusive Interview with Q. David Bowers: On Pogue, Great Coins...

On March 26, Stack's Bowers founder and noted numismatic author Q. David Bowers sat down with CoinWeek editor Charles Morgan to discuss numismatic history...

Forged by Fire: The Birth of the Morgan Dollar and the...

By Shaquille Brissett of Gainesville Coins.... During the late 19th century, a culmination of market forces led to a volatility of the silver industry that...

An Honest Man: ANA National Money Show Attendee Turns in Rare...

When he realized he misplaced a nearly $60,000 coin during dealer set up at the American Numismatic Association's National Money Show in Portland, Oregon,...

Numismatic Personalities – A Conversation with Harvey Stack – Working with...

Harvey G. Stack Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com....   In the following five videos, Harvey Stack talks about his experiences as an industry representative for hearings on the...

Numismatic Personalities – A Conversation with Harvey Stack – Clapp Estate...

Harvey G. Stack Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com......   In the following five videos, Harvey Stack recalls two of the most important coin collections ever assembled; the Clapp...