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George W. Cogan scrapbook of submitted bids and invoices, 1879-1880, Archives, American Numismatic Society.
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George W. Cogan of Brooklyn, New York, cataloged and administered bids for coin auctions held by Bangs Co. during the 1880s. He was the son of pioneering coin dealer and cataloger Edward D. Cogan (1803-1884).
Scrapbook containing bids submitted to Cogan and invoices from New York City coin dealers Bangs & Co. and Geo. A. Leavitt & Co. Bidders include C.P. Nichols of Merchants Despatch Transportation Company (Springfield, Massachusetts), F. Merritt Alden (Springfield, Massachusetts), R.B. Winsor of Winsor & Brown Lumber Merchants (Providence, Rhode Island), the Hughes Brothers Steam Printing Works (Cincinnati), and Andrew Zabriskie (New York City).