PNNA News 2016

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Relive the Memories! (Historical information & reports):
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Another great year! 2016 was another great year for the PNNA, with the usual conventions in Tukwila and Portland, plus other activities and a new PNNA logo!


PNNA-Willamette Coin Club 12th Annual Fall Convention & Coin Show was held October 7-9, 2016, in Portland, OR (Dealer/exhibitor setup was on Oct. 7)

Washington State (Puyallup) Fair
September 2-25, 2016
No volunteer is knowledgeable about all aspects of numismatics – if your question wasn’t answered or if you were unable to attend the Fair, please e-mail your question to

ANA World’s Fair of Money
August 9-13, 2016, in Anaheim, CA. See a report.

ANA Summer Seminar
June 18-30, 2016, in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

PNNA Convention (67th Annual)
April 22-24, 2016, in Tukwila, WA

ANA National Coin Week
April 17-23, 2016
Theme: “Portraits of Liberty: Icon of Freedom.”


Mailing dates are for PNNA members subscribed to paper copies.

Other News

New Logo! The new PNNA logo shown on this website was approved by the board on July 23, 2016. Thanks to Tim Garcia for designing this logo, based on the 75th anniversary medal design by Thomas D. Rogers.

PNNA Scholarships
Applications for the 2016 ANA Summer Seminar were due March 1 – see the 1st Quarter Nor’wester. The winners for 2016 were announced.

PNNA 75th Anniversary Medals – See the memorabilia catalog page, or the images below. Most of these medals were sold in 2015, but a few may have been left over for sale in 2016.

PNNA 75th Anniversary Medal set (obverse)
PNNA 75th Anniversary Medal set (obverse)
PNNA 75th Anniversary Medal set (reverse)
PNNA 75th Anniversary Medal set (reverse)

Ancient Greek Coin Online Exhibit
An online exhibition entitled “Athenian Owls” was being hosted online by the Politismos Museum of Greek History, and was free to the public for viewing through April 2016 at