VOLUME 135 OCTOBER 2022
for collectors of coins, medals, tokens & paper money at 10
COVER STORY Photos: ANA Museum/Robert
B. Kelley (Coins) & Getty Images/SherrodPhoto
The Politics behind Early U.S. Coins The ideologies of rival political parties shaped the imagery on American coinage and its intended meaning. William R. Eckberg
MEDALS David Schenkman
NUMISMATIC HISTORY Eric Brothers
Maryland’s 1889 Exposition Many vendors produced and sold badges, medals, ribbons, and other souvenirs at this highly anticipated event.
Saving the “Silver Mining Interests?”: Bonanza Kings & the Bland-Allison Act Mine owners were not the driving force behind this key legislation.
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