Celebrating 56 years (1960-2016)
Next Meeting: May 18, 2016   Next Show: Hammond "Spring" Coin Show, May 7-8, 2016

Website updated April 21, 2016

 

 Welcome to the Crescent City Coin Club of New Orleans, Louisiana!

  About the Crescent City Coin Club
Our e-mail address is
crescentcitycoinclub@yahoo.com
  Meetings are every 3rd Wednesday of the month at 7:00 PM
Dinner available for purchase at 6:00 PM
  Officers of the Crescent City Coin Club
  Shows are hosted or supported by the Crescent City Coin Club several times per year
Spring (Coinival and new Hammond Coin Show), Summer (LNA), Fall Shows, and Lafitte Shows! 
  Newsletters December 2015 Newsletter is available
  Presentations
  Q&A
 
Thanks to Ed Rahn, we're on Facebook!  See for yourself at:
https://www.facebook.com/groups/CrescentCityCoin

Hammond
        Coin Show
Hosted by the Crescent City Coin Club

 

Hammond "Spring" Coin Show
May 7-8, 2016

Click here for location

Saturday, May 7th 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Sunday, May 8th 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Knights of Columbus Hall
1700 North Oak Street  
Hammond, LA 70401

Free Admission!

Gold & Silver Raffle!
Hourly Door Prize Drawing

U.S. and Foreign Coins, Paper Money, Mardi Gras Doubloons, Gold and Silver Bullion

Buying - Selling - Appraisals

For more information contact Andrew Correnti at (985) 320-4295


In the news... Harriet Tubman bumps Andrew Jackson to the back of the $20 bill

Click here to learn more about changes to the $20, $10, and $5 bills


 Try this fun activity!
 

Test your knowledge of the cent!

 


Membership Dues are due now!

Membership Categories Dues
Adults   $15
Married Couple   $20
Junior Member (under 18 years old)   $5
Lifetime Adult $200
Lifetime Married Couple $300

Dues must be paid by the March meeting of every year to remain a member in good standing.
Otherwise, you will be dropped from the membership and removed from the email list.
Don't get dropped!

If you cannot attend the meetings or prefer to handle by mail, please mail your check (NO CASH) to:

Crescent City Coin Club
3712 Williams Blvd, Suite I
Kenner, LA 70065

Please make check payable to Crescent City Coin Club

Click here for a membership application.


Did you know?

The Great Seal was first used on the back of the $1 bill in 1935.

Click here to learn more about the dollar bill


59th Houston Money Show - December 2015
Our own Rick Demers and Mike Buras worked the show!

It was great to visit with both of them in my new hometown.

Rick Demers

Mike Buras


2016 Election Results

Officers
President - Linton Duet, Jr.
Vice President - Candice Watson
Treasurer - Louis Jessup
Secretary - Steve Rogers
Corresponding Secretary - Steve Rogers
Immediate Past President - Rick Demers

Board of Governors
Ted Bellanger
Richard Frilot
Andrew Correnti
Mike Buras
Kenny Smith
Roger Holder
 


Coinival LIV (54th Annual Spring Show) - April 2015
Hosted by the Crescent City Coin Club

Thanks to Steve Rogers for the photos from the show!


Crescent City Coin Club Meeting and Show Locations

Meeting Location

We meet every 3rd Wednesday of the month at:



Knights of Columbus Hall
3310 Florida Avenue
Kenner, LA 70065

This is located one block west of Williams Blvd. and 33rd Street, between I-10 and West Esplanade Avenue.  Parking is in the K of C parking lot across the street in an unused parking lot.

Click here for a map to the meeting location.

Show Location

We host coin shows 3 times per year at:



Knights of Columbus Hall
3310 Florida Avenue
Kenner, LA 70065

This is located one block west of Williams Blvd. and 33rd Street, between I-10 and West Esplanade Avenue.  Parking is in the K of C parking lot across the street in an unused parking lot.

Click here for a map to the meeting location.


CCCC Newsletter is electronic only!

    

Starting in 2010, our monthly newsletter has been distributed via electronic mail to avoid postage expenses which had risen to $480 per year!

Your e-mail address is important!  Please keep it up to date with the Corresponding Secretary.


Louis S. Werner Host Club Award
Presented to the Crescent City Coin Club

 

Click here to see photos from the National Money Show - May 2013


LNA - Louisiana Numismatic Association
Please contact Rick Demers at Rick@Rickscoins.com or phone him at (504) 464-1995 if you have any information about the LNA as it was organized in the past or wish to submit ideas for reorganization and revitalization.

Click here for more information about the LNA


  Click here to see photos from the Louisiana Quarter Launch Ceremony at the New Orleans Mint - May 2002

New Orleans Mint


Did you know that New Orleans had a branch mint that operated from 1838 to 1909?

Did you know that 427 million gold and silver coins bearing the mint mark "O" were minted in the Crescent City?

Learn more about our mint in this article from Numismatist written by Greg Lambousy, Director of Collections:

The Mint at New Orleans


Presidential Dollar Coin Release Schedule


Websites of club friends who have links to our website
  Artifact Man Ancient Coins  (504) 875-0921
  Classic Coins and Stamps  (504) 858-7333  
  Coin Trading Post
  Coins & Collectibles Shop  (504) 464-1995
  New Orleans Rare Coins
  RR Rare Coins & Currency  (504) 782-0330


Websites about coin collecting and related topics
  ANA  American Numismatic Association
  ANS  American Numismatic Society
  ANS  History of the American Numismatic Society
  Basics of Coin Grading and Mint States
  Beginner's Guide to Paper Money and Coin Collecting 
  Black Spaniel Gallery   
  British Museum  Department of Coins & Medals
  Broad Financial  Coin Collecting Resources
  Bureau of Engraving and Printing
  Coin Dealer, Inc.
  CoinLink
  CoinScape
  CoinWorld
  Colonial Coins
  The Complete Beginner's Guide to Coin Collecting
  Euro replaced 12 European Currencies
  Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco  History of U.S. Paper Money
  Federal Reserve Districts
  International Coin & Currency
  Nazi, Allied Occupation, & Military Issue Coins
  Numismatics and Coin Collecting
  NGC  Numismatic Guaranty Corporation
  Options Animal  Online Options Trading Education
  Oriental Numismatic Society
  PCGS  Professional Coin Grading Service
  Professional Numismatists Guild
  Precious Metals Quotes in U.S. Dollars
  Silver Bullion at TheSilverXchange
  Silver Coins
  Statue of Liberty Club
  United States Mint


Websites about the city of New Orleans and the state of Louisiana
  Historic New Orleans Collection
  Louisiana Purchase Bicentennial Celebration
  Louisiana State Museum
  Louisiana State Museum  Cabildo
  Louisiana State Museum  New Orleans Mint
  National D-Day Museum in New Orleans
  New Orleans Metropolitan Convention & Visitors Bureau
  New Orleans Online
  NOLA.com
  NOMA  New Orleans Museum of Art


For more information about the club, e-mail crescentcitycoinclub@yahoo.com
For website questions or comments, e-mail Eric Leonard, Webmaster

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