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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Media Center

Access our vast collection of paper money educational resources.

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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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March/April 2018

Journals Posted 1 month 5 days ago

Silver Certificates of the Great Depression Revisited--Lee Lofthus Patented Lettering--Peter Huntoon Unusual Confederate Printed Backs--Michael McNeil The Stockyards Nat’l Bank of Fort Worth-

On-line Voting for Literary Awards has begun

Press Releases Posted 4 days 6 hours ago

Voting for literary awards including articles appearing in Paper Money, favorite column in Paper Money and book of the year has begun. Go to www.spmc.org/vote and enter your votes.  Only one vote p

Wisconsin Valley Coin Club’s Show and NUMISMATISTS OF WISCONSIN STATE SHOW

Events Posted 1 month 2 weeks ago

Event Date: 
Sunday, April 22, 2018


201 N 17th Ave,
WAUSAU, 54401

News & Notes Volume III, No. 43

News & Notes Posted 2 days 23 hours ago

News & Notes Volume III, No. 43                         April 17, 2018            [NB: Links from previous issues may go stale, and rather quickly at that.

Just a short note to say I am selling on Ebay 9 notes as far back as 1866

Forum Posted 2 weeks 1 day ago

Hello fellow currency collectors, I am new to SPMC. I hope you will forgive my gaff if I placed this in the wrong place. Let me know if I did and I will rectify it.

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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