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Doty, Richard

Dr., Curator and writer. Born in Portland, Oregon. Received B.A. from Portland (OR) State University in 1964. Received Ph.D. from University of Southern California in 1968. Married Margaret D'Ambrosio.

Assistant professor at Central College in Pella, Iowa from 1967 to 1970; assistant professor at York College of City University of New York 1967 to 1971; assistant rpofessor at University of Guam 1971 to 1973.

Doty worked at the American Numismatic Society 1974 to 1986. His titles were assistant curator of modern coins 1974 to 1976, associate curator of modern coins 1976 to 1981 and curator of modern coins and paper money 1981 to 1986. In April 1986 he was appointed curator for Western Hemisphere numismatics at the Smithsonian Institution.

Associate editor of Studies in Early American Coinage in 1976. Editor with Eric Newman of Studies on Money in Early America in 1976. It was published by ANS at $27.50. Author of The MacMillon Encyclopedia Dictionary of Numismatics issued in 1982 at $34.95.

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    The Macmillan Encyclopedic Dictionary of Numismatics 1982

    The Macmillan Encyclopedic Dictionary of Numismatics

    The Macmillan Encyclopedic Dictionary of Numismatics by Richard G. Doty. This is an in-copyright publication. "Snippet" results will appear in the Newman Portal search results.

    America's Copper Coinage 1783-1857 1984

    America's Copper Coinage 1783-1857

    Booklet accompanying slide set depicting examples of American copper coinage. The booklet was distributed in a box that contained corresponding transparency slides, these are viewable at

    Italiam Fato Profvgi: Numismatic Studies Dedicated to Vladimir and Elvira Eliza Clain- Stefanelli 1/1/1996
    America's Money, America's Story 2008

    America's Money, America's Story

    Richard Doty's examination of American history through numismatics. 

    Note: this document is copyright protected and not available for full view on the Newman Portal. Content from this document is included in NNP search results on a limited view ("snippet") basis.  Copies may purchased at

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