amato_Book_bust_50c_thumbJon Amato, Ph.D. Numismatic Author
Interviewer: David Lisot ………..

Jon Amato has worked in this publication for more than a decade drawing information from auction catalogs, price lists and dealer information.

The result is the definitive work about this short lived series of United States half dollars.

Jon shares what was involved in having his work published and why these coins are so scarce and valuable.


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April 24-27, 2013 Schaumburg, IL

The Central States Numismatic Society 74th Anniversary Convention

The Central States Numismatic Society, founded in 1939, is one of the larger numismatic organizations in the United States with membership fluctuating around 2,000. CSNS, as it is known informally, operates in a 13 state Midwestern region but membership is open to residents of all states and foreign countries.

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