American Numismatic Society
American Numismatic Society



A label from one of the ledgers

Hans Schulman records of an American Numismatic Association convention sale, undated
1 cubic foot (3 ledgers)

Biographical note
Coin dealer Hans Schulman (1913-1990) of New York City was born in the Netherlands to a family of numismatists. He studied at the Sorbonne in Paris before coming to the United States. In 1946 he published The Coin Collectors Almanac and he coauthored The Investors Guide to United States Coins in 1986.

Collection
Consists of three ledgers labeled “For the ANA Convention Sale, Shipped by Hans M. F. Schulman.” The ledgers contain a record of an American Numismatic Association convention auction, and include lists and descriptions from the auction catalog pasted in, starting bid, sale price, and the identification number of the winning bidder.

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