PNNA News 2018

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Another great year! 2018 was another great year for the PNNA, with the usual conventions in Tukwila and Portland, plus other activities including a seminar in Portland.


PNNA-Willamette Coin Club 14th Annual Fall Convention & Coin Show was held October 19-21, 2018 in Portland, OR (Dealer/exhibitor setup on Oct. 19)

Past WCC/PNNA fall coin show reports:
2005-2019 reports consolidated into a 23-page PDF file.

Coin Grading, Problem Coins & Conservation (ANA/PNNA Seminar)
October 18-19, 2018 in Portland, OR

Washington State (Puyallup) Fair
Official Fair website | PNNA Fair page (on new website)
August 31-September 23, 2018 except Tuesdays and 9/5; PNNA booth in Hobby Hall. 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 14-18, 2018 in Philadelphia, PA. See a report.

ANA Summer Seminar
June 16-28, 2018 in Colorado Springs, Colorado (pre-registration/tuition required to take courses).

ANA National Coin Week
April 15-21, 2018 Theme: “Connecting Cultures: From Many, One.”

PNNA Convention (69th Annual)
March 16-18, 2018 in Tukwila, WA

Past spring convention reports:
2001-2019 reports consolidated into a 40-page PDF file.

ANA National Money Show
March 8-10, 2018 in Irving, TX


Mailing dates (all 2018) are for PNNA members subscribed to paper copies.

Other News

In Memoriam – We regret to announce the death in September of longtime PNNA Honorary Life Member and former editor Del Cushing. More details were reported in The Nor’wester.

PNNA Scholarships – Applications for ANA Summer Seminar scholarships were due Feb. 15 – see the 1st Quarter Nor’wester. The winners for 2018 were announced.

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