Financial History Issue 116 (Winter 2016) | Page 9

MUSEUM NEWS   THE TICKER Financial History Remembers Former Editor Diana Herzog Diana Herzog, long-time editor of Financial History magazine, passed away from complications due to a stroke on January 13, at the age of 76. Diana was involved with the Museum since its inception, both as the wife of founder John Herzog and through her career in collectible financial documents. She began her work in this field at R.M. Smythe & Co., first researching obsolete and inactive securities and then branching out into the field of autographs as the firm expanded to become a leading auction house. Diana was a formidable businesswoman, securing important consignments f