ANA Summer Seminar - The Medal in America

The course The Medal in America will be taught by David T. Alexander and David Menchell at the 2023 ANA Summer Seminar in Colorado Springs on June 18-21, 2023.
Medal Collectors of America was founded in 1998 as a club dedicated to the study and collection of artistic and historical medals. Our goal is to encourage research and publication in the medal field, while bringing together all who are interested, through meetings, publications, and other activities. Our magazine, The MCA Advisory, is published quarterly in both print and electronic versions, and we encourage submissions from both newcomers and experienced researchers. We hold two meetings a year, which are open to all, featuring guest speakers on a wide range of topics relating to medal collecting. One is held in August in conjunction with the American Numismatic Association convention, and the second in January in conjunction with the New York International Numismatic convention. One of the greatest benefits to membership is the opportunity to acquire our annual medal, which is struck in very limited quantities and available only to members.

The MCA Advisory

Volume 25, No. 3 (Autumn 2022)

A Betts Medal that Never Was: No. 428. ca. 1765, Safety of the People Medal

Christopher R. McDowell

From Science to Religion?

Lev Tsitrin

Fire & Ice: Two Prize-Winning Medals

Marcy Leavitt Bourne

Medal Award Design for Soldiers in Cuba for Capturing Maroon Slaves (1820)

Dr. Angel O. Navarro Zayas

The Ulysses S. Grant Indian Peace Medal: A Poignant Voice of the Time

Michael Oppenheim

King's College: The First Canadian Die-Struck Academic Medals

Warren Baker

Isaac Shelby: the Man, the Medal, the Mysteries

Robert W. Shippee

Batman in the Renaissance? Alfonso the Magnanimous as Depicted by Pisanello

Michael J. Sanders

"ORIGINS" The Medal Collectors of America Annual Medal, 2022

Stephen Scher

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