From the Internet Bookshelf
--Each week News & Notes brings you material from around The Web with paper money content--
Some Currency History from the Cleveland Fed
Currency Coming and Going
The Business of Collecting
New Banknote Issues
Local Coin/Numismatic Shows Happening this Week
- Rome Coin Show, Rome, GA, October 14-15 (Coinshows-USA).
- Johnson County Numismatic Society 54th Annual Show, Lenexa, KS, October 14-15 (JCNS).
- New Hampshire Coin and Currency Expo, Manchester, NH, October 14-15 (NH Coin Expo).
- McAlester Coin Show, McAlester, OK, October 14-15 (Coinshows-USA).
- Cowtown Coin Show, White Settlement, TX, October 14-15 (Coinzip).
- Richmond Fall Coin and Currency Show, Richmond, VA, October 14-16 (Richmond Coin Club).
- Kingman Coin etc. Show, Kingman, AZ, October 15-16 (Pioneer Country Events).
- Arcadia Coin, Currency, Collectibles Show, Arcadia, CA, October 15-16 (Coinzip).
- Jacksonville-Camp Lejeune Coin and Paper Money Show, Jacksonville, NC, October 15-16 (Coinzip).
- Wilkes-Barre Coin Club Show, Pittston/Laflin, PA, October 15-16 (Greysheet).
- Tampa Paper Money Expo, Tampa, FL, October 20-22 (Coinzip). Advisable to confirm this one.
- PAN Coin Show, Monroeville, PA, October 20-22 (PAN).
- Annual Northeast Alabama Coin Show, Gadsden, AL, October 21-23 (Coinzip).
- El Dorado Arkansas Coin and Currency Show, El Dorado, AR, October 21-22 (Coinzip).
- Bakersfield Coin Show, Bakersfield, CA, October 21-22 (Coinzip).
- Florida Gulf Coast Coin Shows, New Port Richey, FL, October 21-22 (FGCCS).
- Ozarks Coin Club Annual Show, Springfield, MO, October 21-22 (Ozarks Coin Club).
- Stepex 22, Big Flats, NY, October 21-22 (Coinzip).
- Oklahoma Moose Lodge Show, Duncan, OK, October 21-22 (Coinzip).
- Inland Empire Coin Show, Coeur d'Alene, ID, October 22-23 (IECC).
- Fresno Numismatic Society Coin Show, Fresno, CA, October 22-23 (Fresno Numismatic Society).
- Frederick Coin and Currency Show, Frederick, MD, October 22-23 (Frederick, MD).
(Always call ahead to confirm)
- Stockton, CA; Lady Lake, FL; St. Augustine, FL; Wildwood, FL; Lafayette, IN; Grandville, MI; Grand Rapids, MI
- Jackson, MI; Linwood, NJ; Austin, TX; Milton, WV
- Tucson, AZ; Plantation, FL; Dubuque, IA; Hunt Valley, MD; Orono, ME; Omaha, NE; Clifton, NJ; Fairfield, NJ
- Cheektowaga, NY; Syracuse/Liverpool, NY; Hilliard, OH; Toledo, OH; Langhorne, PA; Rickreall, OR; Woonsocket, RI
Upcoming Online Currency Auctions
- Stack's Bowers October 2022 Hong Kong Auction Session M, October 11 (Stack's Bowers).
- Heritage U.S. Currency Tuesday Auction, October 11 (Greysheet).
- Heritage World Paper Money Tuesday Auction, October 11 (Greysheet).
- The Louis Rose Error Currency Collection Auction, October 16 (Heritage).
- Heritage U.S. Currency Tuesday Auction, October 18 (Greysheet).
- Heritage World Paper Money Tuesday Auction, October 18 (Greysheet).
- World Banknote Auctions Live Sale 33 Session 1, October 20 (World Banknote Auctions).
- Christoph Gaertner 54th Auction, October 21 (Auktionshaus Gaertner).
- World Banknote Auctions Live Sale 33 Session 2, October 23 (World Banknote Auctions).
- World Banknote Auctions Pine View Collection, November 1 (World Banknote Auctions).
Major Coin and Currency Shows
- Denver Coin Expo, Denver, CO, October 13-15 (Rocky Mountain Expos).
- The 3rd International Banknote Convention, Aachen, Germany, October 14-16 (Aachen-show).
- Whitman Expo, Baltimore, MD, October 27-29, 2022 (Whitman).
- TOREX, Toronto, ON, October 29-30 (Canadian Coin News).
- Long Beach Expo, Long Beach, CA, October 29-October 1, 2022 (Long Beach Expo).
- NUPHILEX Fall Show 2022, Montreal, QC, November 4-6 (Canadian Coin News).
Banknote, Security Printing, and Cash Management Industries
Upcoming Industry Conferences
- The 6th International Banknote Designer Conference, Dubrovnik, Croatia, October 24-27, 2022 (IBDA).
- Americas Cash Cycle Seminar, San Diego, CA, November 14-16 (Currency Research).
- HSP-Asia, Colombo, Sri Lanka, Dec. 5-7, 2022 (Reconnaissance).
- The Silk Road Cash and Payments Conference, Almaty, Kazakhstan, March 27-29, 2023 (Currency Research).
- The Currency Conference, Mexico City, Mexico, May 15-18, 2023 (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
- Caishen's Temple-Asia Money
- 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).
- 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).
- 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)
- 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