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Historical Writings Relating to Money and Banking from the Independent Review
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Currency Coming and Going
The Business of Collecting
New Banknote Issues
Local Coin/Numismatic Shows Happening this Week
- Middle Georgia Coin and Currency Show, Perry, GA, January 27-28 (Coinzip).
- Vicksburg Coin Show, Vicksburg, MS, January 27-28 (Coinzip).
- Mesa Coin Show, Phoenix, AZ, January 28-29 (MCC).
- Red River Valley Coin Club 63rd Annual Show, Fargo, ND, January 28-29 (RRVCC).
- West Penn Coin Club 61st Annual Show, Cheswick, PA, January 28-29 (Greysheet).
- Vienna Coin and Stamp Show, Vienna, VA, January 28-29 (Coinzip).
- 5th Annual ANFC Convention, Drummondville, QC, February 11-12 (Canadian Coin News).
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Upcoming Online Currency Auctions
- Archives International Auction 82, January 24 (AIA).
- Heritage Tuesday World Paper Money Auction, January 24 (Greysheet).
- Heritage Tuesday U.S. Currency Auction, January 24 (Greysheet).
- Archives International Auction 82, January 24 (AIA).
- Lyn Knight January 2023 Auction, January 25 (Lyn Knight).
- Stack's January 2023 Collectors Choice Auction, January 26 (Stack's Bowers).
- Muenzen Gut-Lynt Auction 10, January 29 (Muenzen Gut-Lynt).
- Heritage the Hap Seiders Collection of Pennsylvania Nationals Part II, January 29 (Heritage Auctions).
- World Banknote Auctions World Currency Sale 38 Session 1, February 2 (World Banknote Auctions).
- World Banknote Auctions World Currency Sale 38, Session 2, February 5 (World Banknote Auctions).
- Heritage Tuesday World Paper Money Auction, February 7 (Greysheet).
- Heritage Tuesday U.S. Currency Auction, February 7 (Greysheet).
- Lyn Knight Winter 2023 Sale, February 8 (Lyn Knight).
- World Banknote Auctions U.S. Currency Sale 1, February 24 (World Banknote Auctions).
- World Banknote Auctions Navy Commander Collection Part I, March 10 (World Banknote Auctions)
Major Coin and Currency Shows
- CAND Winter Coin Show, Hamilton, ON, January 28-29 (CCN).
- Long Beach Expo, Long Beach, CA, February 2-4 (Long Beach Expo).
- Berlin World Money Fair, Berlin, Germany, February 3-5 (World Money Fair).
- TOREX, Toronto, ON, February 25-26 (TOREX).
- Numismata Munich, Munich, Germany, March 4-5 (Numismata)
- 4th Aachen Show, Aachen, Germany, March 17-19 (Aachen-Show).
- MPC Fest 2023, Port Clinton, OH, March 17-19 (Ticketsauce).
- MIF Paper Money Fair, Maastricht, Netherlands, April 29-30 (MIF).
Banknote, Security Printing, and Cash Management Industries
Upcoming Industry Conferences
- High Security Printing - EMEA, Abu Dhabi, UAE, March 7-9, 2023 (Renaissance).
- The Silk Road Cash and Payments Conference, Almaty, Kazakhstan, March 27-29, 2023 (Currency Research).
- Optimal & Digital Document Security, Prague, Czech Republic, April 17-19, 2023 (Renaissance).
- The Currency Conference, Mexico City, Mexico, May 15-18, 2023 (Currency Research).
- High Security Printing - Latin American, Nassau, The Bahamas, June 5-7, 2023 (Renaissance).
- High Security Printing - Asia, Colombo, Sri Lanka, December 4-6. 2023 (Renaissance).
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).
- 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).
- 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