From the Internet Bookshelf
--Each week News & Notes brings you material from around The Web with paper money content--
Selected Articles from the Banknote Index
Currency Coming and Going
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)
- Louisville/Kentucky State Numismatic Association 61st Annual Show, Louisville, KY, October 7-9 (SPMC).
- Utah Coin Show, Sandy, UT, October 8-9 (Coinshows-USA).
- M.O.O.N. Coin Show, Brooklyn Center, MN, October 8-10 (MOON Coin Show).
- Contra Costa Coin Show, Walnut Creek, CA, October 8-10 (Diablo Numismatic Society).
- Colt's Neck Coin etc. Show, Colt's Neck, NJ, October 9 (Greysheet).
- Grand Rapids Area Coin Show, Grand Rapids, MI, October 9 (Coinzip).
- Lansing Coin Expo, Lansing, MI, October 9 (Coinzip).
- Cleveland Coin Expo, Broadview Heights, OH, October 9 (Cleveland Coin Expo).
- Seminole Coin etc. Show, Seminole, FL, October 9 (Greysheet).
- 12th Annual Mark Twain Area Coin Show, Hannibal, MO, October 9 (Coinzip).
- Virginia Beach Coin Show, Virginia Beach, VA, October 9-10 (Greysheet).
- Michiana Coin & Currency Show, South Bend, IN, October 10 (Michiana Coin Show).
- Fairfield Coin Show, Fairfield, IL, October 10 (Coinshows-USA).
- Pee Dee Area Coin Club Show, Florence, SC, October 10 (Coinzip).
- Camelback Collectibles Coin Show, Phoenix, AZ, October 10 (Camelback Collectibles).
- Greater Atlanta Coin Show, Marietta, GA, October 10 (Greater Atlanta Coin Show).
- Melville Coin Show, Melville, NY, October 10 (Melville Coin Show).
- ONR Coin Show, Pittsburgh, PA, October 10 (Coinzip).
- Burlington Coin Show, Burlington Township, NJ, October 10 (Burlington Coin Show).
- Detroit Area Coin Show, Southfield, MI, October 10 (Coinzip).
- West Suburban Coin Show, Countryside, IL, October 10 (West Suburban Coin Show).
- 71st St. Coin and Currency Show, Indianapolis, IN, October 10 (Coinshows-USA).
- Orange Coin Show, Orange, CT, October 10 (Coinshows-USA).
- Liberty Coin Show, Milford, CT, October 10 (Coinshows-USA).
- South Brevard Coin Club, Melbourne, FL, October 10 (Coinshows-USA).
- Montgomery County Coin Show, Telford, PA, October 10 (Montco Coin Show).
- Tri-County Coin Club Show, Falls Creek, PA, October 10 (Coinshows-USA).
CANCELLED: Jacksonville, FL
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
- The Europe Cash Cycle Seminar, Amsterdam, Nov 1-3, 2021 (Currency Research).
- World Banknote Summit (Online), November 22-24, 2021 (World Banknote Summit).
- Digital Document Security, Vienna, Austria, Jan. 17-19, 2022 (Reconnaissance).
- The Banknote/Currency Conference, Washington, D.C., Feb. 21-24 2022 (Currency Research).
- HSP-Latin America, Mexico City, March 14-16, 2022 (Reconnaissance).
- Tax Stamp and Traceability Forum, Malta, May 16-18, 2022 (Reconnaissance).
- HSP-EMEA, Tallinn, Estonia, June 13-15, 2022 (Reconnaissance).
- HSP-Asia, Colombo, Sri Lanka, Dec. 5-7, 2022 (Reconnaissance).
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