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Selby Ungar


Born in Brooklyn, New York. Served with the United States Air Force. Married to Bernice with a daughter.

Known also as “The King of Carson City.” 

Served on the board of the National Silver Dollar Roundtable (NSDR). In 1997 he received the NSDR “Man of the Year” award and in 2003 the NSDR Lifetime Achievement Award.

Co-author of Carson City Morgan Dollars: Featuring the Coins of the GSA Hoard (2009).

He died in Costa Mesa, California. 

obit: CW 12/10/2018

Source credit: Pete Smith, American Numismatic Biographies


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