From the Internet Bookshelf
--Each week News & Notes brings you material from around The Web with paper money content--
Websites Devoted to Obsolete Notes and Scrip from American States
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)
- Dearborn Michigan Regional Show, Dearborn, MI, August 5-7 (SPMC).
- The Vegas National Coin Show, Las Vegas, NV, August 6-8 (CK Shows).
- New Mexico Coin etc. Show, Albuquerque, NM, August 6-8 (Greysheet).
- COINACOPIA Monthly Show, Tampa, FL, August 7 (Coinzip).
- Silsbee Coin Club Show, Silsbee, TX, August 7 (Greysheet).
- Coin etc. Show, Carthage, MO, August 7 (Coinzip).
- Knoxville Coin and Currency Show, Knoxville, TN, August 7 (Greysheet).
- WANS Coin Show, Williamsport, PA, August 7 (Coinshows-USA).
- Michigan City Show, Michigan City, IN, August 7 (Coinshows-USA).
- Vienna Quarterly Show, Vienna, VA, August 7-8 (Coinzip).
- Montgomery County Coin Show, Telford, PA, August 8 (Coinshows-USA).
- Wisconsin Valley Coin Show, Wausau, WI, August 8 (Coinzip).
- 71st Street Coin and Currency Show, Indianapolis, IN, August 8 (Coinzip).
- Beaver Dam Coin Show, Beaver Dam, WI, August 8 (Coinshows-USA).
- Melville Coin etc. Show, Melville, NY, August 8 (Melville Coin Show).
- Greater Atlanta Coin Show, Marietta, GA, August 8 (Altcoin).
- South Brevard Show, Melbourne, FL, August 8 (Coinshows-USA).
- Greater Worcester Coin Show, Auburn, MA, August 8 (Coinzip).
- Detroit Area Coin Show, Southfield, MI, August 8 (Coinzip).
- Bloomington Coin Show, Bloomington, MN, August 8 (Coinshows-USA).
- Camelback Collectibles Show, Phoenix, AZ, August 8 (Camelback Collecibles).
- Orange Coin & Sports Cards Show, Orange, CT, August 8 (Coinshows-USA).
- West Suburban Coin Show, Countryside, IL, August 8 (Suburban Coin Shows).
- Burlington Coin Show, Burlington Township, NJ, August 8 (Burlington Coin Show).
- SEMO Miner Show, Miner, MO, August 8 (Coinshows-USA).
Upcoming Online Currency Auctions
(Organized by earliest ending date)
- Heritage U.S. Currency Weekly Auction, August 3 (Greysheet).
- Heritage World Paper Money Weekly Auction, August 3 (Greysheet).
- Archives International Auction 69, August 4 (Archives International).
- CGB Numismatique Internet Auction Banknotes. August 10 (CGB).
- Spink Bond and Share Certificates of the World Auction, August 10 (Spink).
- Heritage U.S. Currency Weekly Auction, August 10 (Greysheet).
- Heritage World Paper Money Weekly Auction, August 10 (Greysheet).
- Mavin International Auction 57, August 14 (Mavin International).
- Stack's Bowers August 2021 ANA Auction, Session A, World Paper Money, August 16 (Stack's Bowers).
- Stack's Bowers August 2021 ANA Auction, Session 5, U.S. Currency, August 18 (Stack's Bowers).
- World Banknote Auctions Live Sale 13, August 19 (World Banknote Auctions).
- Stack's Bowers August 2021 ANA Auction, Session G, World Paper Money, August 23 (Stack's Bowers).
- Stack's Bowers August 2021 ANA Auction, Session I, World Paper Money, August 24 (Stack's Bowers).
- Stack's Bowers August 2021 ANA Auction, Session 11, U.S. Currency, August 25 (Stack's Bowers).
- Dix Noonan Webb, British, Irish and World Banknotes auction, August 26 (DNW).
Major Coin and Currency Shows
- ANA World's Fair of Money, Chicago, IL, August 10-14, 2021 (ANA).
- Aachen Show, Sept 25-26, 2021, Aachen, Germany (Aachen-Show).
- 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. 6-8, 2021 (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