From the Internet Bookshelf
--Each week News & Notes brings you material from around The Web with paper money content--
Back Material from the Franklin Noll Consultancy "Library"
--Source publications vary--
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)
- The Collectorama Show, Lakeland, FL, December 9-11 (Collectorama).
- Rowan County Coin Club, Salisbury, NC, December 10-11 (Coinzip).
- Gallatin Coin and Currency Show, Gallatin, TN, December 10-11 (Coinzip).
- Texas Coin Show, Grapevine, TX, December 10-12 (Coinshows-USA).
- West Suburban Coin and Collectibles Show, Countryside, IL, December 11-12 (Greysheet).
- Annandale Coin Show, Annandale, VA, December 11-12 (Annandale Coin Show).
South San Francisco, CA; New Port Richey, FL; Seminole, FL; Michigan City, IN; North Attleborough, MA
Grandville, MI; Broadview Heights, OH; Colts Neck, NJ; Schertz, TX; Silsbee, TX
- Phoeniz, AZ; Orange, CT; Milford, CT; Melbourne, FL; Indianapolis, IN; Iowa CIty, IA; Auburn, MA
- Southfield, MI; Burlington Township, NJ; Melville, NY; Rochester, NY; Telford, PA
Upcoming Online Currency Auctions
- Monetarium Winter Auction, December 3-9 (Monetarium).
- Dan Freeland Collection of Michigan Banknotes, December 8 (Lyn Knight).
- Archives International Auction 72, December 7 (AIA).
- Heritage U.S. Currency Weekly Auction, December 7 (Greysheet).
- Heritage World Paper Money Weekly Auction, December 7 (Greysheet).
- Heritage HKINF World Paper Signature Auction # 4034, December 11 (Heritage Auctions).
- 2021 Early December USKL, December 11 (Lyn Knight).
- World Banknote Auction Select Sale 9, December 12 (World Banknote Auction).
- Heritage U.S. Currency Weekly Auction, December 14 (Greysheet).
- Heritage World Paper Money Weekly Auction, December 14 (Greysheet).
- Heritage: The Stewart Weisner MPC Collection Currency Showcase Auction 62211 (Greysheet).
- December 2021 Collectors Choice Laguna Coast Registry Auction Part II, December 15 (Stacks Bowers).
Major Coin and Currency Shows
- 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
- 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