American Numismatic Society
American Numismatic Society



Richard Margolis, 2004

Richard Margolis collection of printed and published materials, 1843-1924, 1950, 1977-1994
0.5 cubic feet (1 box)

Biographical note
Richard Margolis of Teaneck, New Jersey, is a dealer in coins of the world.

Collection
Consists of printed and published materials collected by Richard Margolis. Most of the materials date from about 1977 to 1994 and included price lists, catalogs, magazines, newsletters, maps of India, an audio cassette of Lithuanian songs, and a video, Arthur C. Clarke: before 2001, the True-life Story of the Taj Mahal Treasure (with Robert H. Hoge, curator at the American Numismatic Society). There are copies of the premiere issues of two telephone card collecting magazines: TeleCard World (1994) and Money Card Collector (1994). There are some older publications, including Transactions of the Historical and Literary Committee of the American Philosophical Society (1843), Hard Times Tokens (Lyman Haynes Low, second edition, 1900), and A List of Tokens & Paper Notes Issued for the Use of Sugar Estates in the Island of Cuba (Henry A. Ramsden, 1904), which is signed by Lyman Haynes Low.

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