Society of Paper Money Collectors

The Society of Paper Money Collectors (SPMC) promotes the study and appreciation of paper money and related financial history. As a non-profit organization, the SPMC provides grants for research, publishes a bi-monthly journal, sponsors exhibits and lectures at regional and national venues, and supports education and outreach to the greater numismatic community.


Take your collecting experience to the next level by joining those who already have.

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Bank Note History Project

Find out who signed your bank notes, and learn more about them! Do some research and write up a Banker Bio or Bank History as part of SPMC's Bank Note History Project!

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Obsoletes Database Project

Visit SPMC’s online census and catalog of U.S. Obsolete Notes, built with the assistance of many contributing members.

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Paper Money - Vol. LX - No. 5 - Whole #335 - Sep/Oct 2021

Journals Posted 5 days 14 hours ago

The End of Silver Certificates--Peter Huntoon William Fraser White--Charles Derby Plate Letter Placement Glitches--Doug Murray and Peter Huntoon Color Watermarks from Domtar--Roland Rollins...

Paper Money and its Authors Win 2021 NLG Writers Awards

Press Releases Posted 1 month 1 day ago

At its 2021 Writers Award Ceremony on August 6, the Numismatic Literary Guild (NLG) announced that Paper Money and its editor, Benny Bolin, won the 2021 award for the Best Club or Not-for-Profit...

Buena Park Coin Show

Events Posted 2 months 2 weeks ago

Event Date: 
Saturday, September 18, 2021 to Sunday, September 19, 2021

Retail Clerks Hall
Buena Park, CA

News & Notes Volume VII, No. 13

News & Notes Posted 2 days 17 hours ago

News & Notes Volume VII, No. 13                            September 14, 2021        From the Internet Bookshelf          --Each week News & Notes brings you material from around The Web with...


Blogs Posted 1 month 4 weeks ago

Bringing Vignettes to Life "Minnie"                     Flandreau (pronounced "Flan-droo"), South Dakota is a small city on the eastern edge of the state, about fifty miles north of Sioux Falls, the...


Forum Posted 1 month 3 weeks ago

Hello, My name is Mike and I live in the Birmingham, AL area.   Joined SPMC a week ago and am looking over this web site, hoping to share and learn.   Like an earlier poster said this forum doesn't...

Dealer Directory

Get in touch with member paper money dealers in your area to buy or sell.

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Hall of Fame

SPMC honors major past and present contributors to the hobby. Visit our Hall of Fame.

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Literary and service awards are presented each year to SPMC members for sharing their knowledge and talents.

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