Numismatic stories and slide presentations

“1935/36 SAN DIEGO COMMEMORATIVE HALF DOLLAR" (20 minutes) A visit to Balboa Park on a lovely Spring day reminded me about numismatic lessons quite forgotten, and the discovery of a multitude of ties between three world ‘fairs’, two rival California cities, and a host of artists. All this from a simple question: Do the buildings on Aitkin's Commemorative accurately depict the buildings still standing in Balboa Park? Did I mention that it was a fine day for a stroll down memory lanes of the numismatic variety?


You have multiple options for viewing:

1) Watch the complete presentation as a .PDF file by clicking on ALL 4 blue buttons in turn. 

2) If you have Apple Keynote and want to watch with all the transition effects, send me an email, and I'll send you a link to my cloud to view it; or a Keynote disc.

3) If you are a coin club and want to use this as your presentation, email me at r.b.korver@NumiStorica.com. I'll send you a .pdf version, a PowerPoint export, and two Keynote versions; in most cases, I can telephone-in to your meeting if you wish. Or travel for local shows.

​4) Working on loading Keynote on this URL -- but no success yet! Tech support says it won't happen. We'll see...