Collection context

Summary

Creator:
National Bank of Detroit. Money Museum
Abstract:
Promotional materials for the opening the Money Museum at the National Bank of Detroit on April 28, 1960.
Extent:
1 folder
Language:
English
Preferred citation:

National Bank of Detroit Money Museum press releases and photographs, 1960, Archives, American Numismatic Society

Background

Scope and Content:

Contains press releases, a fact sheet, and photographs promoting the opening the Money Museum at the National Bank of Detroit on April 28, 1960. The Money Museum’s director, Rear Admiral Oscar H. Dodson, USN, was an ANS Fellow (1943) and past president of the American Numismatic Association. The press releases provide detailed descriptions of the museum’s holdings as well as biographical data about Dodson and Nate S. Shapero, a local businessman and numismatist who donated his collection to the museum. The photographs depict the exhibit, visitors, and, in addition to Dodson and Shapero, individuals such as Donald F. Valley, Henry T. Bodman, Carol Brandner, and Linda Gibson.

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:

National Bank of Detroit Money Museum press releases and photographs, 1960, Archives, American Numismatic Society

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