From the Internet Bookshelf
--Each week News & Notes brings you material from around The Web with paper money content--
Some Famous Scammers and Scams
From: Justice Traps the Guilty #6, published 1948 (Deceptology).
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)
- CoinX, St. Charles, MO, November 4-6 (Scotsman).
- Sacramento Coin Show, Sacramento, CA, November 5-6 (Sacramento Coin Show).
- Houston Winter Coin Show, Houston, TX, November 5-6 (Coinzip).
- Vienna Coin and Stamp Show, Vienna, VA, November 6-7 (Coinzip).
CANCELLED: Rochester, NY; Salem, VA (Always confirm this!)
Poplar Bluff, MO; Michigan CIty, IN; Mustang, OK; Knoxville, TN
Livonia, MI; Parsipanny, NJ; Dayton, OH; Fairview Park, OH; Springfield, OH; Irwin, PA
Upcoming Online Currency Auctions
- Heritage U.S. Currency Weekly Auction, November 2 (Greysheet).
- Heritage World Paper Money Weekly Auction, November 2 (Greysheet).
- World Banknotes Auction Raqmu Collection of Jordan, November 4 (World Banknote Auctions).
- Spink Southeast Asia Coin and Banknote Auction Part II, November 6 (Spink).
- Heritage U.S. Currency Weekly Auction, November 9 (Greysheet).
- Heritage World Paper Money Weekly Auction, November 9 (Greysheet).
- Stack's Bowers November 2021 Collector's Choice Auction, November 10 (Stack's Bowers).
- Emporium Hamburg Numismatics Auction 95 & 96, November 13 (Emporium Hamburg).
- Heritage Michael S. Tallent Auction Part III, November 14 (Heritage Auctions).
- Heritage The Stuart Weisner MPC Collection November 16 (Greysheet).
- Sincona Auction 73, November 22 (Sincona).
- Stack's Bowers November 2021 Baltimore Auction Session 4, November 22 (Stack's Bowers).
- Stack's Bowers November 2021 Baltimore Auction Session 9, November 30 (Stack's Bowers).
Major Coin and Currency Shows
- 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).
- Edmonton Coin Show, Edmonton, AB, March 12-13, 2022 (Edmonton Numismatic Society).
- 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