From the Internet Bookshelf
--Each week News & Notes brings you material from around The Web with paper money content--
Oro di Carti (Paper Gold)
Italian-language website devoted to paper money, maintained by David Oldrati.
(The following pages are easily translated by your browser. You can do this, people!)
Currency Coming and Going
The Business of Collecting
New Banknote Issues
Local Coin/Numismatic Shows Happening this Week
- The Collectorama Coin Show, Lakeland, FL, June 22-24 (The Collectorama Show)
- The Greater Chicago Coin etc. Show, Tinley Park, IL, June 22-24 (Chicago Coin Show).
- Early American Coppers Convention, Portland, OR, June 22-25 (EACS)
- Michigan State Numismatic Society Summer Show, Warren, MI, June 23-25 (MSNS).
(Always call ahead to confirm)
- Greenacres, FL; South Bend, IN; Devens, MA; Mt. Pleasant, MI; Old Bridge, NJ; Depew, NY
- Cinti, OH; Westlake, OH; Pittsburgh, PA; Trevose, PA
Upcoming Online Currency Auctions
- Heritage Tuesday U.S. Currency Auction, June 20 (HA).
- Heritage Tuesday World Paper Money Auction, June 20 (HA).
- Lyn Knight June 2023 Auction, June 21 (Lyn Knight).
- Lyn Knight June 2023 Auction, June 28 (Lyn Knight).
- World Banknote Auction, World Currency Sale 45, Session 1, June 28 (WBA).
- World Banknote Auction, World Currency, Sale 45, Session 2, June 29 (WBA).
- Stack's Collectors Choice Auction, June 29 (Stack's Bowers).
- CGB Live Auction, July 4 (CGB Numismatique).
- Archives International Auction 86, July 18 (Archives International).
- Trigometric July Auctions, July 21-23 (Trigometric)
- Noonans British and Irish Banknotes, July 27 (Noonans);
- Noonans World Banknotes, August 31 (Noonans).
Major Coin and Currency Shows
- Long Beach Expo, Long Beach, CA, June 22-24 (Long Beach Expo).
- Summer TOREX Show, Toronto, ON, June 24-25 (TOREX).
- Summer FUN, Orlando, FL, July 13-15 (FUN).
- RCNA 2023 Annual Convention, Halifax, NS, July 18-22 (Canadian Coin News).
- 2023 World's Fair of Money, Pittsburgh, PA, August 8-12 (ANA).
Banknote, Security Printing, and Cash Management Industries
Upcoming Industry Conferences
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).
- The Souvenir Card Collectors Society
- 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).
- 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).
- 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