American Numismatic Society
American Numismatic Society






Image:USA-Civil War-Confederate States of America: Virginia. 10 Dollars,1861-1865 Bank of Weston. Remainder note, used for Richmond fractional note. Criswell. W1-130, C-1333 (ANS 0000.999.11725)

2011 Huntington Award and the Silvia Mani Hurter Memorial Lecture

Thursday, 23 February

5:30pm Reception
6:00pm Awards and lecture
A subscription dinner will be held after the event at a nearby restaurant. $85 per person, pre-registration required.

rsvp required to membership@numismatics.org (212) 571-4470 ext 117
government issued photographic i.d. required for entry

75 Varick Street, Floor 11
New York, NY 10013

recipient and lecturer

Dr. Richard G. Doty, Curator of the National Numismatic Collection at the National Museum of American History of the Smithsonian Institution, is the recipient of the 2011 Archer M. Huntington Medal Award in recognition of outstanding career contributions to numismatic scholarship.

about the lecture

Doty will present a lecture entitled A Remarkably Close Fit: America’s Money and the Civil War.

about the award

The Huntington Medal Award is conferred annually in honor of the late Archer M. Huntington in recognition of outstanding career contributions to numismatic scholarship. The medal was designed in 1908 by Emil Fuchs to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the founding of the ANS.