From the Internet Bookshelf
--Each week News & Notes brings you material from around The Web with paper money content--
- Lighthouses on World Paper Money, by Miguel Chirinos (Numismondo). First published in the IBNS Journal, 2010. Link to pdf.
- My Lighthouse Page (Meine Leuchturm-Seite). Website of Klaus Hülse, In German, but link can be translated. Awesome devotion to lighthouses, with galleries that include banknotes, stock certificates, stamps, etc.
- Lighthouses on banknotes (Moneypedia). Annotated gallery.
- Banknotes with Lighthouses (World of Lighthouses). Image gallery from website devoted to lighthouses.
- Lighthouses on coins, banknotes, and other currency (Lighthouse Stamp Society). Image gallery from website devoted primarily to lighthouse on stamps.
- The Utvær Lighthouse on Norway's 50 krone note (PMG). From 2019. A description of the lighthouse from the Bank of Norway (Norges Bank). From 2018.
Currency Coming and Going
Oh sh*t, the market's tanking (Hackaday).
The Business of Collecting
New Banknote Issues
Local Coin/Numismatic Shows Happening this Week
(U.S. Shows only, some very local--call ahead to confirm)
- Denver Coin Expo, Denver, CO, September 30-October 2 (Denver Coin Expo).
- Greater Chicago Coin etc. Show, Tinley Park, IL, September 30-October 2 (Chicago Coin Show).
- Long Beach Expo, Long Beach, CA, September 30-October 2 (Long Beach Expo).
- New Hampshire Coin & Currency Expo, Manchester, NH, October 1-2 (NH Coin Expo).
- North Carolina Numismatic Association Show, Concord, NC, October 1-3 (NCNA).
- COINACOPIA Coin Show, Tampa, FL, October 2 (COINACOPIA).
- Michigan City Coin etc. Show, Michigan City, IN, October 2 (Coinshows-USA).
- Crawford County Coin Show, Bucyrus, OH, October 2 (Coinzip).
- SEMO Miner Card and Coin Show, Miner, MO, October 2 (Coinshows-USA).
- Knoxville Coin and Currency Show, Knoxville, TN, October 2 (Greysheet).
- Colby Gun and Coin Show, Colby, KS, October 2-3 (Sunhusker Shows).
- Bloomington Coin and Currency Show, Bloomington, MN, October 3 (Coinzip).
- Quad City Coin Club Show, Milan, IL, October 3 (Quad City Coin Club).
- The Garden State Coin etc. Show, Parsippany, NJ, October 3 (Coinzip).
- Brunswick Coin Club Show, Brunswick, ME, October 3 (Brunswick Coin Club).
- Dayton Coin Show, Dayton, OH, October 3 (Coinzip).
- North County Monthly Coin Show, Anaheim, CA, October 3 (Pacific Expos).
- Universal Coin etc. Show, Fairview Park, OH, October 3 (Coinzip).
- Milwaukee Numismatic Society Coin Show, Brookfield, WI, October 3 (MNS).
- West Chester Coin Club Show, West Chester, PA, October 3 (Coinzip).
CANCELLED: Ocean City, MD; Decatur, IN
Upcoming Online Currency Auctions
(Organized by earliest ending date)
Major Coin and Currency Shows
- Paper Money Fair - The Netherlands (formerly "Maastricht", Valkenburg, etc.), 's-Hertogenbosch October 23-24, 2021 (Eijsermans Events).
- Whitman Expo, Baltimore, MD, November 18-20, 2021 (Whitman Expo).
- 67th FUN Show, Orlando, FL, January 6-9, 2022 (FUN).
- 2022 National Money Show, Colorado Springs, CO, March 10-12, 2022 (ANA).
- 2022 Chicago World's Fair of Money, August 16-20, 2022 (ANA).
- XVI International Numismatic Congress, Warsaw, Poland, September 11-16, 2022 (INC
Banknote, Security Printing, and Cash Management Industries
Upcoming Industry Conferences
- High Security Printing-Latin America, Mexico City, March 14-16, 2022 (Reconnaissance).
- Tax Stamp and Traceability Forum, Malta, May 16-18, 2022 (Reconnaissance).
- The Europe Cash Cycle Seminar, Amsterdam, Nov 1-3, 2021 (Currency Research).
- High Security Printing-Asia, Colombo, Sri Lanka, Dec. 5-7, 2022 (Reconnaissance).
- Digital Document Security, Vienna, Austria, Jan. 17-19, 2022 (Reconnaissance).
- The Banknote Conference/ The Currency Conference, Washington, D.C., Feb. 21-24 2022 (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
- 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).
- Tom Chao (collector's blog with active updates).
- 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).
- Secura Monde International (Company website). Good banknote news feed.
- 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)
- French Banknotes of War (Collector's website). Abundant material in English and French.
- 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