Greg Bennick Interviews
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JEFF GARRETT of Mid-American Rare Coin Galleries, Inc is interviewed for the Newman Numismatic Portal (NNP) by Greg Bennick, coin writer and interviewer for a number of numismatic outlets. The first in a series of interviews for the NNP with significant figures in numismatics.
A transcript is available at https://nnp.wustl.edu/library/book/622710.
Ron Guth is the founder of the Numismatic Detective Agency. He has been active in numismatics for over 55 years as a collector, researcher, auctioneer, and professional dealer. He is the author or co-author of Coin Collecting For Dummies, The 100 Greatest U.S. Coins (with Jeff Garrett), and The Encyclopedia of United States Gold Coins (also with Jeff Garrett). In 1999, he created CoinFacts (now PCGS CoinFacts). In 2014, he was named the American Numismatic Association (ANA) Numismatist of the Year. You can find Ron on YouTube at: https://www.youtube.com/@ronguth.
A transcript of this interview is posted at https://nnp.wustl.edu/library/book/625160.
Greg Bennick interviews Julian Leidman about his over half a century in rare coins. Topics include interactions with Harry Bass, ownership of the Amazonian Proof Set and the 1907 Judd 1776 $20 gold pattern, being in person at the Eliasberg sale, the history of his store Bonanza, and the theft of his coins with ideas for security for us all.
This interview is an essential lesson for those interested in good coin information and the history of our hobby. If you have ideas for interviewees, contact minterrors (at) gmail (dot) com or @minterrors on instagram.
A transcript for this interview is posted at https://nnp.wustl.edu/library/book/626692.
Richard Lobel of Coincraft in London, is interviewed here by Greg Bennick for the Newman Numismatic Portal (NNP) about his more than half century in coins, his wild youth, and just a few of his incredible adventures and stories in the hobby!
A transcript of this video is posted at https://nnp.wustl.edu/library/book/626831.
Greg Bennick interviewed Ron Gillio about his history in the coin hobby, his experiences traveling overseas to purchase gold coins, the early days of the Long Beach coin show, and covered interesting topics such as Gillio’s “American Institute of Professional Numismatists” that he started with Walter Breen.
A transcript of this interview is posted at https://nnp.wustl.edu/library/book/631687.