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Thomas Ollive Mabbott


Born in New York City. Married to Maureen Cobb on August 30, 1928; divorced in 1937.. Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Columbia University. Teacher at Northwestern University and Hunter College. Authority on Edgar Allen Poe.

Editor of the Numismatic Review in 1945. He received the ANA Medal of Merit in 1950. He died at home.

Collector of ancient coins. Parts of his collection were sold at auction by Hans M. F. Schulman in five sales 1969-70.

Source credit: Pete Smith, American Numismatic Biographies


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