From the Internet Bookshelf
--Each week News & Notes brings you material from around The Web with paper money content--
Exploring German Notgeld at Notgeld.com
A commercial site and sponsor of the German Notgeld Collectors' Club (GNCC); some material is gated for club members only.
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)
- Johnson County Numismatic Society Show, Lenexa, KS, October 15-16 (JCNS).
- Rome Annual Coin Show, Rome, GA, October 15-16 (Coinzip).
- Cowtown Coin Show, White Settlement, TX, October 15-16 (Coinzip).
- Richmond Fall Coin and Currency Show, Richmond, VA, October 15-17 (Richmond Coin Club).
- McAlester Coin Show, McAlester, OK, October 15-16 (Coinshows-USA).
- Santa Maria Coin Show, Santa Maria, CA, October 16 (Coinshows-USA).
- Lafayette Coin Show, Lafayette, LA, October 16 (Lafayette Numismatic Society).
- 4 Mile Coin and Collectibles Show, Grand Rapids, MI, October 16 (Coinshows-USA).
- Baltimore Stamp and Coin Show, Timonium, MD, October 16 (Coinzip).
- Fountain Hills Coin Club Show, Scottsdale, AZ, October 16 (Fountain Hills Coin Club).
- St. Augustine Coin Show, St. Augustine, FL, October 16 (Coinzip).
- Mountain State Numismatic Society Show, Milton, WV, October 16 (MSNS).
- Midlands Coin Club Show, Columbia, SC, October 16 (Midlands Coin Club).
- Ocean County Coin Club 50th Annual Show, Pleasant Beach, NJ, October 16 (Ocean County Coin Club).
- Jackson Area Coin Club Show, Jackson, MI, October 16 (Coinshows-USA).
- Florida Gulf Coast Coin Show, New Port Richey, FL, October 16 (Coinzip).
- Firestone Coin Club Show, Akron, OH, October 16 (Coinzip).
- Silsbee Club Coin Show, Silsbee, TX, October 16 (Coinshows-USA).
- Central Texas Coin Show, Austin, TX, October 16 (Coinshows-USA).
- Wilkes-Barre Coin Club Annual Show, Pittston, PA, October 16-17 (NEPA Coin Clubs).
- Arcadia Coin etc. Show, Arcadia, CA, October 16-17 (Coinshows-USA).
- Oakbrook Terrace NOISE Coin Show, Oakbrook Terrace, IL, October 17 (Coinshows-USA).
- Polk County Coin Show, Rickreall, OR, October 17 (Greysheet).
- Clifton World Money Show, Clifton, NJ, October 17 (Coinshows-USA).
- Dubuque Key City Coin Club Show, Dubuque, IA, October 17 (Coinzip).
- Blackstone Valley Coin Show, Woonsocket, RI, October 17 (Coinshows-USA).
- Blue Ribbon Coin Show, Toledo, OH, October 17 (Blue Ribbon Coin Show).
- Firelands Coin Club Show, Norwalk, OH, October 17 (Coinshows-USA).
- Onondaga Numismatic Association Show, Syracuse, NY, October 17 (Greysheet).
- Cicero-Berwyn Coin and Stamp Bourse, Berwyn, IL, October 17 (Coinshows-USA).
- Pine Tree Coin Club Show, Orono, ME, October 17 (Coinzip).
- Cupertino Coin Club Show, Cupertino, CA, October 17 (Coinshows-USA).
- Citrus County Coin Club Show, Homosassa, FL, October 17 (Citrus County Coin Club).
- Buffalo Numismatic Society Show, Cheektowaga, NY, October 17 (Coinzip).
- Coin and Collectibles Fair, Plainview, NY, October 17 (Coin and Collectibles Fair).
- Columbus Coin Show, Hilliard, OH, October 17 (Coinzip).
- Third Sunday Stamp and Coin Show, Fairfield, NJ, October 17 (Greysheet).
CANCELLED: Sarasota, 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