Numismatic stories and slide presentations

GAZAWAY BUGG LAMAR is a 25-minute Keynote (Apple) slide show examining a fun topic: how often does family history turn into a numismatic investigation? And how cool is it to have connections (albeit tenuous) to Gazaway Bugg Lamar, James Taylor Soutter, and General John Adams Dix. This is about serendipitous numismatic research that I wish I had done thirty years ago! No music, no narration. Read it and laugh; read it and cry when we get to the Civil War years. 

You have multiple options for viewing:

1) COMING SOON: Watch the complete presentation as a .PDF file; this is currently & SLOWLY loading below on this page.

2) While waiting for #1, you can view the .PDFs for Parts 1 & 2 by clicking on the blue buttons to the left.

3) If you have Apple Keynote, send me an email, and I'll send you a link to my cloud to view it -- with all the music and transitional effects.

4) If you are a coin club and want to use this as your presentation, email me at I'll send you a .pdf version or access to the Keynote version; in most cases, I can telephone in to your meeting if you wish. Or travel for local shows.

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