Resident of Cranford, New Jersey. Married to Corinne Crittenden. They had a daughter. He was a member of the Sons of the American Revolution.
He was Librarian of the American Numismatic and Archeological Society November 16, 1891, to March 16, 1896. He was then Secretary until January 19, 1903. He was secretary again January 16, 1905, to January 15, 1916. He served on the executive council 1906 to 1928.
Author of Medals and Publications of the American Numismatic Society in 1915. Author of Indian Peace Medals Issued in the United States in 1927 with reprints in 1958 and 1966. Author of A Mint in New York in 1930. It was ANS monograph 45. His collection was sold by Thomas Elder in 1932.
obit: NUM 44 Sep 1931 page 646