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The Pacific Northwest Numismatic Association (PNNA) is a regional organization for numismatists — persons who study, collect, or deal with coins, paper money, tokens and medals. The PNNA is proud to present, our home on the World Wide Web! This site is updated frequently to bring you the most accurate and up-to-date information available about numismatics in the Pacific Northwest. PNNA members are also available to help answer your questions about numismatics. Please don't hesitate to ask us a question or to contribute information for possible use on this site! The PNNA is a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation registered in the State of Oregon.


Pacific Northwest Numismatic Association / Willamette Coin Club
ANA National Money Show, March 5-7, 2015, Portland, Oregon
It's Over - We hope you enjoyed the show!
See the PNNA webpage for this show

2015 ANA National Money Show Portlandia medals
Copper medals are now available again online - please see the medal sales page.

Medals were available at the show, and Raymond Kaskey gave autographs.

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We'll see you again this year in Tukwila and Portland!

Convention and Special Event News

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The 66th Annual PNNA Convention will be held May 1-3, 2015 in Tukwila, WA. As always, the PNNA show features a large active bourse, exhibits, numismatic theater and club meetings, and a popular young numismatist (YN) program!

National Coin Week! ANA National Coin Week will be April 19-25, 2015 with the theme Building Tomorrows: Inspiration and Innovation at World's Fairs. We hope you are able to participate! See PNNA NCW award information.

It's Over! - We hope you enjoyed the Show! The ANA National Money Show was held in Portland, March 5-7, 2015 (Thursday-Saturday) at the Oregon Convention Center.
See the PNNA webpage for show.

It's Over! PNNA-Willamette Coin Club 10th Annual Fall Convention & Coin Show was October 11-12, 2014 in Portland, OR, with dealer and exhibitor setup on Friday, October 10. Free copies of The Nor'wester were available, and Portlandia medals were for sale. See the dealer list.

It's Over! Washington State (Puyallup) Fair! The PNNA had a booth in the Hobby Hall during the full duration of the Fair, September 5-21, 2014. See the PNNA Fair information page.

Greetings from the PNNA!
See the PNNA President's message.

Newsletter Updates! The 1st Quarter 2015 12-page edition of The Nor'wester was mailed by 12/26, or see the online editions page for this and previous editions.

Reminder! PNNA scholarship applications for the 2015 ANA Summer Seminar were due March 1 - see the 1st Quarter Nor'wester, or see the scholarship page. The winners for 2014 were previously announced, and wrote interesting reports.

The 4th Quarter 2014 16-page fall convention edition of The Nor'wester was mailed on September 24. The 3rd Quarter 2014 12-page edition of The Nor'wester should have arrived by July 3.

In Memoriam - We regret that several prominent PNNA members passed away during the second half of 2014, including longtime Seattle-area coin dealer Gene Henry and past ANA Seattle and Portland convention general chairman Larry Rowe. See the memorial page.

Features: "Who were the original Nor'westers?" | Numismatic remembrance of national tragedies
Also see: The Nor'wester (newsletter) | News summaries from the website | Other information by category.


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What is our charter?

Per Article II of the PNNA Constitution and Bylaws, "The objects and purposes of this association are to promote, extend, and protect the interests of numismatists and numismatic activities throughout the Pacific Northwest (Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana, British Columbia, Alberta, Yukon Territory, Northwest Territories, and Alaska) and to foster and encourage the study of numismatics in all its forms."

What do we do? — In addition to maintaining this web site, the PNNA publishes a quarterly newsletter, holds two annual conventions (see above), and promotes numismatics through special programs, activities and awards such as National Coin Week awards for coin clubs and the numismatic display at the Puyallup Fair each September.

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Updated 3/22/2015 by J. Eric Holcomb, PNNA Webmaster