Open Access Journal: American Numismatic Society E-News

[First posted in AWOL 29 October 2009. Updated 21 January 2019 (new URLs)]

American Numismatic Society E-News
American Numismatic Society
The American Numismatic Society E-News is a monthly news posting sent out via e-mail. It allows members and friends of the ANS to keep up to date with recent acquisitions of coins, notes, medals and other items, upcoming events, and other news of interest to the numismatic community.
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November 2018 E-News

UPCOMING & CURRENT EVENTS   The 2019 Annual Gala Dinner Ticket and table prices are now available for the 2019 Annual Gala Dinner honoring our former First Vice President, Mike Gasvoda. The Gala will take place on Thursday, January 10,... Read more

October 2018 E-News

Upcoming Events 2019 Gala Tickets Now Available Ticket and table prices are now available for the 2019 Annual Gala Dinner honoring our former First Vice President, Mike Gasvoda. The Gala will take place on Thursday, January 10, 2019 at the... Read more

September 2018 E-News

UPCOMING EVENTS MACO Archive Acquisition The American Numismatic Society has announced the acquisition of the archives of the Medallic Art Company, one of America’s oldest and most important private mints. The archive, which consists of more than 50,000 individual items... Read more

August 2018 E-News

Upcoming Events September Money Talks | Judean Coinage and Early Christianity On Thursday, September 20, ANS Vice President David Hendin will discuss Jewish and ancient Christian coins. He will discuss ancient scale weights, coins of Hasmoneans, Herodians, Prefects and Procurators... Read more

July 2018 E-News

UPCOMING & CURRENT EVENTS Summer Book Sale We have so many books and journals on the horizon (and from the past few years) that we need to make space for this bumper crop of new arrivals! We are offering a... Read more

June 2018 E-News

 Upcoming + Current Events New Publication! Coins of the Ptolemaic Empire The long-awaited Coins of the Ptolemaic Empire by Catharine C. Lorber is at the printer and will begin shipping to readers on August 1. This massive achievement in numismatics is presented... Read more

May 2018 E-News

UPCOMING EVENTS The 2018 Fowler Lecture The 2018 Harry W. Fowler Memorial Lecture, The Great Alternative?, will be presented by Prof. Walter Scheidel, on June 12. The lecture will discuss how the ancient world produced two major independent traditions of... Read more

April 2018 E-News

2018 April E-News   UPCOMING EVENTS Upcoming "Money Talks," Reading Arabic on Coins On May 12, Jere L. Bacharach, Professor Emeritus at the University of Washington and ANS Fellow, will give a presentation in the sub-series of "Money Talks" where participants... Read more

March 2018 E-News

2018 March E-News UPCOMING EVENTS Upcoming "Money Talks," To Counterfeit is Death On Saturday, April 21, ANS Fellow Ray Williams will be discussing the economic climate that made paper money necessary; the counterfeiting of bills and the anti-counterfeiting measures taken;... Read more

February 2018 E-News

CURRENT AND UPCOMING EVENTS Upcoming "Money Talks," How to Read Latin on Coins On March 10, Assistant Curator of Roman Coins Lucia Carbone will give a basic introduction to Latin as a language and how it is used on coins.... Read more

January 2018 E-News

UPCOMING & CURRENT EVENTS "Money Talks" with Mark Tomasko, Bank Notes: Design to Print Join us on Saturday, February 3 for Bank Notes: Design to Print with Mark Tomasko. Space is limited. Please RSVP to Emma Pratte [email protected] or 212-571-4470,... Read more

December 2017 E-News

  UPCOMING EVENTS Happy New Year! Thank you to all our members for your generous support throughout 2017 with best wishes for a happy and prosperous 2018.   Last Chance to Make a Donation in 2017! There are only two... Read more

November 2016 E-News

UPCOMING EVENTS Wine & Coins Money Talks On Saturday, December 16, join Alex Conison—PhD from the University of Michigan on the Ancient Roman wine trade and current Brand Manager of Josh Cellars, one of America's premium wine brands—and curators Peter... Read more

2017 October Enews

  UPCOMING EVENTS An Auction to Benefit the ANS Auction of American Medals to Benefit the American Numismatic Society’s Campaign to Endow the Chair of the Executive Director The American Numismatic Society (ANS) is pleased to announce the availability, by... Read more

2017 September Enews

UPCOMING EVENTS October Money Talks Money Talks: The Future of Digitization, will be held on October 21. Numismatics remains uniquely placed for contributing to the digital future of the humanities. Join Leonard Augsburger of the Newman Numismatic Portal,  with Dr. Wartenberg, Director... Read more

2017 August Enews

News ANS Library Acquires Volume of Rare Pamphlets from the Library of Augustin Dupré From a recent Kolbe & Fanning auction, the ANS Library has acquired a bound volume of three pamphlets by renowned artist and engraver Augustin Dupré, famed... Read more

2017 July Enews

News Alan Helms Gifts the ANS a collection of African Artifacts Following his several earlier donations, Alan Helms has generously donated a new group of African numismatic objects to the ANS’s holdings, significantly expanding the collection's breadth in this area.... Read more

2017 June Enews

ANS Repatriates Coins On May 26, 2017, the ANS welcomed the Director and CEO of the Salzburg Museum, Consul General of the Austrian Consulate, and an attorney representing the Salzburg Museum, to New York for the repatriation of a group... Read more

2017 May Enews

Mid Year Appeal The Society has made great progress so far this year. You can help us keep up the pace and continue our important work by donating to the Mid Year Appeal today! Your 100% tax-deductible gift will help... Read more

2017 April Enews

Harry W. Fowler Memorial Lecture On Monday, May 1, 2017, the ANS will host the Harry W. Fowler Memorial Lecture, featuring a presentation by Phillip Wagoner, Professor of Art History and Archaeology at Wesleyan University. Prof. Wagoner’s lecture, “The Deccan... Read more

2017 March Enews

Hellenistic Royal Coinages Project Funded by NEH The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) has awarded the ANS a substantial grant to fund the web-based Hellenistic Royal Coinages (HRC) project. This three-year project (Phase 1, planned for 2017­2020) promises to... Read more

2017 February Enews

Money Talks Lecture, “The Beginnings of Islamic Coinage" The Society is pleased to offer another lecture in the new series Money Talks: Numismatic Conversations, “The Beginnings of Islamic Coinage.” This lecture discusses the beginnings of Islamic coinage in the seventh... Read more

2017 January Enews

Thank You The Board of Trustees and staff of the ANS would like to extend our heartfelt thanks to all our members and friends who contributed to our Year End Appeal. Your support is critical to the Society and helps... Read more

2016 December Enews

Don’t Forget the ANS There’s less than two weeks left to make your 100% tax-deductible gifts for the year – please don’t forget to include the American Numismatic Society. This past year marked our 158th anniversary – help us continue... Read more

2016 November Enews

Year End Appeal This past year marked the 158th anniversary of the ANS, yet through that span of time, the Society remains true to its 19th century purpose: to make the wonders of numismatics available to all who are interested.... Read more

2016 October Enews

Saturday, 29 October 2016 Members are welcome to: Visit the Library from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm (an appointment with the Librarian would be appreciated). Please contact: [email protected] Conduct Curatorial Research: time-slots available from 10:30 am to 1:30 pm (by... Read more

2016 September Enews

Sage Society in Poland An amazing numismatic tour of Poland is about to get underway for members of the Augustus B. Sage Society. For one week, members will partake in exceptional opportunities to view numismatic and artistic treasures in Warsaw,... Read more

2016 June Enews

Mid-Year Appeal  The 2016 ANS Mid-Year Appeal is On! Please give generously today – your 100% tax-deductible gift will make a difference! To those of you who have already given, thank you for your generosity!   New Member of the Curatorial Department... Read more

2016 May Enews

Assist the ANS The ANS is having a very busy and productive 2016! But we need your support so we can continue the momentum that we have built up so far this year. Please make a 100% tax-deductible donation to our Mid-Year... Read more

2016 April Enews

ANS Book Sale The ANS will be selling select books published after 2000 at a deep discount (up to 80% off retail) from April 25–May 8. Titles in the sale are: Cultural Change: Jewish, Christian, and Islamic Coins of the... Read more  Some (but apparently not all) back-issues are accessible via the Internet Archive.

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