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Address: Tacoma-Lakewood Coin Club c/o David F. Schmidt, PO Box 11192, Tacoma, WA 98411, phone 253-565-6565.
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TLCC Numismatic Exhibits: August 2012 meeting

Sample displayers & display items from the August 2012 TLCC regular meeting:
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Guest speaker Bill McKivor, who spoke about British tokens and early American items,
such as the Lieutenant Colonel John E. Howard / Battle of Cowpens early American medal shown at right.
According to Bill, "It is the first strike of a Comitas Americana medal done by the U.S. Mint in the 1860's. The originals were done in France, and are impossible to find unless you have $25K in your pocket. The American restrikes are also very rare but a lot cheaper." Note there are also modern restrikes including those done in pewter for the Bicentennial.


Left/Center: U.S.S. Halsey medal and patch.
Right: 1991 Mt. Rushmore commemorative dollar.


U.S. elongated coin "type set" with replicas of coin designs.


Left/Center: Charles Schultz Museum elongated cents.
Right: Brandenburg Gate, Berlin, Germany elongated coin.


Left: 1922 German notgeld made of silk.
Left center: New Mexico school tax token.
Right center: Boy Scout "Good Turn" medallion pocket piece.
Right: 1921-D Morgan Dollar, ICG MS61.