America’s Silver Dollars


(Coinage of the Americas Conference Proceedings 9, 1995)

edited by John M. Kleeberg

Hardcover, 127 pp.
ISBN-13: 978-0-89722-257-0
ISBN-10: 0-89722-257-1
Price: US$25.00 (no Member discount)

This volume is a record of the Coinage of the Americas Conference (COAC) held in 1993.


The Dollar $ign: Its Written and Printed Origin (Eric P. Newman)

The Early United States Silver Dollars (Jules Reiver)

1795 United States Silver Dollar with Official Plug (Kenneth Bressett)

Countermarked and Overstruck Early U.S. Dollars (Robert Stark)

The Development of the 1878 Morgan Silver Dollars (A. George Mallis)

The Silver Dollar as an Element of International Trade: A Study in Failure (John M. Kleeberg)

Appendix 1: A restricted Opinion on the Origin of the 1804 Dollar and the 1804 Eagle Proofs (Eric P. Newman)

Appendix 2: A Pair of Morgan Dollar Dies in the Collection of the American Numismatic Society (John M. Kleeberg)

The Coinage of The Americas Conference is an annual meeting that provides a forum for exchange of knowledge on a selected theme in the numismatics of the western hemisphere.