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2014 National Convention,
held at the Baltimore Convention Center

October 30th - November 1st, 2014
Annual C4 Convention

C4 National Conventions

The Whitman Baltimore Expo

Baltimore Convention Center
One West Pratt Street
Baltimore, MD

Sheraton Inner Harbor Hotel
Phone: (410) 962-8300  (for reservations only)
for best price book through Whitman Baltimore Expo link


On Thursday, October 30th, the American Numismatic Society and C4 will jointly present “Circulating Coinage in Pre-Federal America,” a Coinage of the Americas Conference, which the ANS has held for thirty years on a variety of topics. The program is jointly funded by the Stack Family Fund at the American Numismatic Society & C4.

Thursday - Friday - Saturday

Thursday Evening October 30th

Sheraton Inner Harbor Hotel - Harborview Room

C4 Social

5:00 - 6:15pm, - Social / Food
C4 and ANS members welcome !

Educational Forums

6:20-6:40pm, C4 Book Awards

Special COAC sponsored by C4 and the ANS/Stacks Family
Circulating Coinage in Pre-Federal America
C4/ANS members please sign-up with ANS by October 24th.

6:45-6:55pm, Harvey Stack, COAC: Introduction

7:00-7:40pm, Oliver Hoover, Coins of our Forefathers: The Circulating Money of North America before 1780

7:50-8:30pm, Chris Salmon, The Silver Coins of Massachusetts: Evolution of Minting Techniques

8:40-9:20pm, Jack Howes, Thomas Machin: The Man and his Coinage

9:30-10:10pm, John Kraljevich, World Coins that Circulated in Colonial America: Sources and Methods

C4 Auction

Friday, October 31, 5pm

Baltimore Convention Center
Room 308

C4 Business Meetings


7:00am - Publications Meeting (Sheraton Inner Harbor- Orioles Grille)

Connecticut Copper Symposium – public welcome:
Room 304 Convention Center
9:00-9:30am, Bruce Smith, Introduction to Connecticut Coppers
9:30-10:00am, Chris McDowell, Abel Buell and the Connecticut Mint
10:00-10:30am, Bill Gleckler, CT Coppers at the Connecticut State Library

Room 304 Convention Center
11:00am, Ray Williams, Spanish American Coinage and its Importance to our Colonial and Federal Economy
2:00pm, Eric Goldstein, The Cornell Hoard, A Colonial Currency Speculator's Stash
4:30 - 5:30pm, MA Copper study group: 1787 Ryder 2b-E Cent (C4 & EAC members only)


7:00am - C4 Board of Directors breakfast meeting (Sheraton Inner Harbor- Orioles Grille)
8:00am - C4 Board of Directors meeting (Room 304 Convention Center)
9:00am - C4 Annual Business meeting (Room 304 Convention Center)

Room 304 Convention Center
10:00am - Will Nipper, A Whirlwind Tour of Coins and Tokens Used in Early America

Additional Hotel Information:

The Whitman Baltimore Coin Show site lists special rate hotels for the show and can be booked thru the site.

The Sheraton Inner Harbor Hotel - Recomended for convenience and security. All Social/Educational activities held here.

Marriott Inner Harbor

Holiday Inn Inner Harbor

Hampton Inn Inner Harbor at Camden Yards -- a bit of a walk

Days Inn Inner Harbor (not a Whitman listed  hotel, but close to the Convention Center)

Stacks Bowers is always looking for colonial consignments.

Contact Vicken Yegparian,

C4 Members consigning to this auction should inform Stack's Bowers as such, so that C4 is acknowledged for the consignment.


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