News & Notes Volume IX, No. 51

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          News & Notes Volume IX, No. 51

                           June 4, 2024


   From the Internet Bookshelf 

               --Each week News & Notes brings you material from around The Web with paper money content--           

                                    A Visit to the Rhode Island Currency Website

      "This website hosts a personal collection of paper money from the state of Rhode Island"
Richly illustrated, gorgeous scans of notes from the colonial, antebellum, and national banking eras.

                    Click on individual notes for enlarged images and commentary.

                                                  Here is the homepage.

A few sample notes:

A few bank histories:

Notes are organized by both county and city/town. Use the vertical menu on the homepage to navigate.

               Clicking on "view by bank name" leads to profiles of dozens of Rhode Island banks.

    Currency Coming and Going

     The Business of Collecting

     New Banknote Issues

​​     Local Coin/Numismatic Shows Happening this Week

     Multi-Day Shows​

                                (Always call ahead to confirm)

      June 8

​      June 8

     Upcoming Online Currency Auctions

     Major Coin and Currency Shows

    Banknote, Security Printing, and Cash Management Industries

    Upcoming Industry Conferences

      From the Annals of Crime

                      Website to Like