Stephen M. Album
Born in New York City. Received M.A. from University of California at Berkeley in 1969. Employed as a numismatist after 1975. He is an authority and writer on Islamic coinage.
Author of Catalogue of California Merchants Tokens (Vol 1) issued in 1971. Author with Duane Feisel of California Trade Token Place Names in 1971. Author of Catalogue of California Trade Tokens (Vol 2) issued in 1974. Author with Feisel of California '76: Tokens and Medals of the American Revolution issued in 1980.
In 2003 he received the ANS Huntington Memorial Award.
In 2021 he was on the Coin World list of The Most Influential People in Numismatics 1960-2020.
bio by correspondence, 1992
Pete Smith, American Numismatic Biographies