Collection context

Summary

Creator:
Atkins, James
Abstract:
Six letters from James Atkins to Ralph Nelson concerning the exchange of information on British colonial coins and efforts to obtain coins for each other.
Extent:
6 letters (1 folder)
Language:
English
Preferred citation:

James Atkins letters to Ralph Nelson, 1889, Archives, American Numismatic Society.

Background

Scope and Content:

Six letters (January-November 1989) from James Atkins to Ralph Nelson of North Bondgate, Bishop Auckland, England, concerning the exchange of information on British colonial coins and tokens and efforts to obtain coins for each other.

Biographical / Historical:

James Atkins of East Street, Bromley, England, was the author of The Coins and Tokens of the Possessions and Colonies of the British Empire (1889) and coauthor of The Coins and Tokens of the Possessions and Colonies of the British Empire (1888).

Access

RESTRICTIONS:

Collection open to all researchers.

TERMS OF ACCESS:

Copyright restrictions may apply. Permission to publish or reproduce must be secured from the American Numismatic Society.

PREFERRED CITATION:

James Atkins letters to Ralph Nelson, 1889, Archives, American Numismatic Society.

LOCATION OF THIS COLLECTION:
75 Varick Street, 11th floor
New York, NY 10013, United States
CONTACT:
archives@numismatics.org