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Hiram Edmunds Deats


He was ANA member 36 out of 61 charter members and the last surviving member when he died in 1963. Served on the ANA Board 1893 to 1894.

Deats was a founding member of the American Philatelic Society and remained a member for 77 years.

He gained some fame outside of numismatics. He was foreman of the grand jury that indicted Bruno Hauptmann in the Lindberg kidnapping case.

Source credit: Pete Smith, American Numismatic Biographies


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