From the Internet Bookshelf
--Each week News & Notes brings you material from around The Web with paper money content--
Articles from The California Numismatist
--All links lead to pdfs of the journal issue; scroll to find the article--
Currency Coming and Going
The Business of Collecting
New Banknote Issues
Local Coin/Numismatic Shows Happening this Week
(Always call ahead to confirm)
- National Battlefield Coin Show, Gettysburg, PA, September 8-10 (America's Coin Shows).
- San Jose Coin Expo, San Jose, CA, September 9-10 (Greysheet).
- Cowtown Coin Show, White Settlement, TX, September 9-10 (Coinzip).
- Greater Tulsa State Coin Show, Broken Arrow, OK, September 9-11 (Greysheet).
- Sioux Falls Coin and Sports Card Show, Sioux Falls, SD, September 9-11 (AMA Coins).
- Rare Coins of Raleigh Coin Show, Raleigh, NC, September 10-11 (Coinzip).
- Caveman Coin Club Show, Grants Pass, OR, September 10-11 (Coinshows-USA).
- 63rd Annual West Tennessee Collectors Club Show, Jackson, TN, September 10-11 (Coinzip).
- Illinois Numismatic Association Show CANCELLED, Northlake, IL, September 15-17.
- Vicksburg Coin Show, Vicksburg, MS, September 16-17 (Coinzip).
- Westchester Coin Show, Tarrytown, NY, September 16-17 (Greysheet).
- Duncan's Annual Coin Show, Duncan, OK, September 16-17 (Coinzip).
- Harrisburg Coin Show, Harrisburg, PA, September 16-17 (Harrisburg Coin Club).
- Houston Fall Coin Show, Houston, TX, September 16-17 (Coinzip).
- Buena Park Coin Show, Buena Park, CA, September 17-18 (Pacific Expos).
- FRCC Coin Show, Longmont, CO, September 17-18 (Front Range Coin Club).
- Carolina Coin and Stamp Show CANCELLED, Hickory, NC, September 17-18.
- New Port Richey, FL; Seminole, FL; Grandville, MI; Grand Rapids, MI; Roseville, MN; Clifton, NJ
- Colts Neck, NJ; Broadview Heights, OH; Lancaster, PA; Aiken, SC; Beaumont, TX
- Phoenix, AZ; Orange, CT; Milford, CT; Melbourne, FL; Marietta, GA; Countryside, IL; Indianapolis, IN; Annapolis, MD
- Royal Oak, MI; Southfield, MI; Maple Grove, MN; Independence, MO; Albany, NY; Melville, NY; Syracuse, NY
- Fairview Park, OH; Pittsburgh, PA; Telford, PA
Upcoming Online Currency Auctions
Major Coin and Currency Shows
- VI International Numismatic Congress, Warsaw, Poland, September 11-16, 2022 (INC).
- MIF Paper Money Fair Maastricht, Maastricht, NL, September 24-25, 2022 (MIF).
- Whitman Expo, Baltimore, MD, October 27-29, 2022 (Whitman).
- Long Beach Expo, Long Beach, CA, October 29-October 1, 2022 (Long Beach Expo).
Banknote, Security Printing, and Cash Management Industries
Upcoming Industry Conferences
- The Silk Road Cash and Payments Conference, Almaty, Kazakhstan, October 3-5, 2022 (Currency Research).
- The 6th International Banknote Designer Conference, Dubrovnik, Croatia, October 24-27, 2022 (IBDA).
- HSP-Asia, Colombo, Sri Lanka, Dec. 5-7, 2022 (Reconnaissance).
- The Currency Conference, Mexico City, Mexico, May 15-18, 2023 (Currency Research)
From the Annals of Crime
Websites to Like
- Paper Money Forum (Numismatic discussion threads)
- Newman Numismatic Portal (Digital numismatic library)
- Numismatic Bibliomania Society (Includes E-Sylum, the weekly online complement to the NBS's journal, The Asylum)
- The American Revenue Association (Hobby website).
- New York Toll Script and Tokens (Collector website)..
- The American Historical Print Collectors Society (Hobby website).
- International Bank Note Society (useful features even for non-members).
- The Banknote Den (David Lok's website, with superb essays as well as a link to his book, The Many Faces of Money).
- The Higgins Museum (the one in Okoboji, IA, not Worcester, MA)
- Cigar History Museum's coupon gallery
- Boordgeld (Dutch ships' money)
- Depression Scrip (emergency money of the 1930s, and more)
- Wisconsin Depression Scrip
- Caishen's Temple-Asia Money
- Minnesota Nice
- The Currency Collector (more good essays by John Sandrock).
- Curious Banknotes (British Transition Towns, British 20th century vouchers, Micronations).
- COINWeek (numismatic aggregator with some paper money content).
- MRI Bankers' Guide (for its updates of new banknotes).
- Mujand (fantasy banknote maker).
- Alternative Banknotes and Coins (Alternatehistory). Fantasy thread.
- Stane Straus's Polymer Banknotes of the World
- Banknote News (roundup of news and promotional website for The Banknote Book).
- Stevenbron Banknotes (collector's blog with active updates).
- Mintage World (online museum of Indian numismatics).
- Chattanooga Money (site details historical episodes in Chattanooga, Tennessee's monetary and banking history)
- My Georgia Collection (collector site devoted to "Georgia State Notes, Obsolete Currency, Bonds, and Alternative Scrip")
- Banknotesworld ("THE German-language Banknote forum") Discussion threads and more.
- Counting on Currency (Industry website).
- Kuster's Engineering (Company website). Your expert in currency disintegration.
- PYMNTS.com (Industry website).
- Currency Research (Industry website).
- International Banknote Designers Association (Industry website)
- International Association of Currency Affairs (Industry website).
- International Banknote Designers Association (Industry website).
- De La Rue (Company website).
- Giesecke & Devrient (Company website).
- Our Passports (travel documents and other ephemera)
- Social Money (a Flickr album of photographs illustrating modern complementary currencies, heavy on Argentina).
- Library of Congress Prints & Photographs Online Catalog (search for banknotes etc.).
- Where's George? (currency tracking project).
- CoinsWeekly, numismatic website run by Ursula Kampmann. German-language version is here. Content is not identical.
- Blog du CNA (Club Numismatique d'Argenteuil)
- AFEP Association Française pour l'Étude du Papier-monnaie
- Monnaies Locales Complementaires
- Guild of Independent Currencies (promotes local currencies in the U.K.)
- Our Money (Eurozone currency).
- The Ephemera Society of America (Hobby website, with archived articles on ephemera topics)
- A Library of Scrip and Local Currency
- Fictional currency galleries (Deviant Art).
- Pakistani Currency