Volume 61 – #06

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Volume 61#06

June 20 – July 3, 2023

Incumbent Royal Canadian Numismatic Association President Steve Woodland (left) and long-time collector William O’Brien (right) are competing for the helm of the national organization.

Incumbent, first VP vie for RCNA presidency

For the first time in years, there is a race for president of the Royal Canadian Numismatic Association (RCNA). Incumbent Steve Woodland, who is completing his first two-year term as president, is being challenged by first vice-president William O’Brien. There is also a race for director representing Newfoundland and Labrador and Nova Scotia. Dan McCormick is seeking re-election as director while Jeffrey Wilson, a former director in Ontario who is relocating to Nova Scotia, is also seeking the role. Jacques Poitras and James Williston, who are running for first and second vice-presidents, respectively, have no challengers and the same applies to the remaining 11 directorships. However, Lloyd Chan of California and Robert Fritsch of New Hampshire are joining the board as new directors representing the eastern United States. They are replacing retiring directors Jeff Chapman and William Kamb. France Waychison is also a newcomer to the board, being acclaimed as director for Quebec-Montreal and suburbs, which was previously vacant. Continue reading →

Features
Longtime collector puts numismatic library on the market
Page 1
Collectors to set sail at RCNA Convention by the sea
Page 1
RCNA offers coin grading workshop at convention
Page 6
Demand for Queen coins push numismatic sales 23% in first quarter
Page 10

Regulars
Pick Our Brain
Do you have a collecting question?
Page 6
Trends
Focus on RCM Collectibles
Page 16
CCN Marketplace
Are you buying or selling?
Page 24
Show & Bourse
Check out the shows in your area
Page 26
Columns
Stanley Clute
Notes & Bills
Molson Bank kept the family in ‘notes’
Page 8
John Regitko
Errors & Varieties
Auction houses must double-check listings’ accuracy
Page 12

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