A leading Hobby Organization
The Central States Numismatic Society, founded in 1939, is one of the larger numismatic organizations in the United States with membership fluctuating around 2,000. CSNS, as it is known informally, operates in a 13 state Midwestern region but membership is open to residents of all states and foreign countries.
States in the region are Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota and Wisconsin.
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'15 CSNS Literary Competition...Open to Members read
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Educational Seminars 2015
Dates And Locations For 2015 CSNS Numismatic Seminars Announced:
May 23, 2015 - Milwaukee, Wi
- Bill Brandimore - "Small-Size Silver Certificates: Mules, Stars & Block Rarities"
- Peter Huntoon - "Wisconsin National Banknotes"
- Neil Shafer - "Commemorative Paper Money"
- Wendell Wolka - "Antebellum Wisconsin Banknotes & Banking"
Spring 2015 Seminar Speakers
November 22, 2015 - Rosemont, IL
- Dr. Steve Feller - "The Money of Iowa"
- Dr. Larry Lee - "The Gold Banknotes of Clark Gruber & Co."
- Mark Hotz - "John Dillinger and the National Banks he Robbed"
- Peter Huntoon: "Col. Green, America's Most Extravagant Collector"
CSNS 77th Annual Convention
April 27-30, 2016
Renaissance Hotel &
- 2016 - April 27-30 - 77th Anniversary Convention
- 2017 - April 26-29 - 78th Anniversary Convention
- 2018 - April 25-28 - 79th Anniversary Convention
Future Convention Dates
Renaissance Hotel & Convention Ctr., Schaumburg, IL
Other CSNS Information
- See CSNS Events at CoinTelevision.com
- 2015 ANA Scholarship Information
- Submission information for our Publication The Centinel
- A Primer on Numismatics
- New CSNS Education Programs
- CSNS Constitution and Bylaws can be found Here