From the Internet Bookshelf
--Each week News & Notes brings you material from around The Web with paper money content--
Love, Romance, Money, and Valentine's Day
Currency Coming and Going
The Business of Collecting
New Banknote Issues
Local Coin/Numismatic Shows Happening this Week
- The Collectorama Show, Lakeland, FL, February 16-18 (Collectorama Show).
- Redwood Empire 53rd Annual Coin Show, Santa Rosa, CA, February 17-18 (Redwood Empire Coin Club).
- Frederick Coin Show, Frederick, MD, February 17-18 (Greysheet).
- Duncan 54th Annual Coin Show, Duncan, OK, February 17-18 (Coinzip).
- Orange Coin Show, Orange, TX, February 17-18 (Coinzip).
- Cessna Coin and Stamp Show, Wichita, KS, February 17-19 (Coinshows-USA).
- 53rd Upstate SC Coin Show, Spartanburg, SC, February 17-19 (Upstate Coin Show).
- Cheyenne Coin Expo, Cheyenne, WY, February 17-19 (Coinzip).
- Wyoming Valley Coin Club Show, Pittston, PA, February 18-19 (NEPA Coin Clubs).
- Columbia Stamp and Postcard Show, Columbia, SC, February 18-19 (Coinshows-USA).
- Virginia Beach Coin Show, Virginia Beach, VA, February 18-19 (Tidewater Coin Club).
- Calgary Numismatic Society Annual Spring Money Fair, Calgary, BC, March 4-5 (Canadian Coin News).
(Always call ahead to confirm)
Cromwell, CT; Plantation, FL; Dubuque, IA; Berwyn, IL; North Attleborough, MA; Troy, MI; South St. Paul, MN
Omaha, NE; Nashua, NH; Clifton, NJ,; Fairfield, NJ; Cheektowaga, NY; Hilliard, OH; Toledo, OH
North Huntington / Irwin, PA; Langhorne, PA; Oshkosh, WI
Upcoming Online Currency Auctions
- Heritage Tuesday World Paper Money Auction, February 14 (Greysheet).
- Heritage Tuesday U.S. Currency Auction, February 14 (Greysheet).
- Stack's Bowers Collectors Choice Online Auction, February 16 (Stack's Bowers).
- Heritage Tuesday World Paper Money Auction, February 21 (Greysheet).
- Heritage Tuesday U.S. Currency Auction, February 21 (Greysheet).
- Stack's Bowers World Collectors Choice Online Auction, February 23 (Stack's Bowers).
- World Banknote Auctions World Currency Sale 39, February 23 (World Banknote Auctions).
- World Banknote Auctions U.S. Currency Sale 1, February 24 (World Banknote Auctions).
- Teutoburger Muenzauktion 154, February 24 (Teutoburger Muenzauktion).
- Heritage Hap Seiders PA Nationals Auction, February 26 (Heritage Auctions).
- Archives International Auction 83, February 28 (AIA).
- Noonan's Banknotes Auction, March 1-2 (Noonan's).
- World Banknote Auctions Navy Commander Collection Part I, March 10 (World Banknote Auctions)
Major Coin and Currency Shows
- TOREX, Toronto, ON, February 25-26 (TOREX).
- 2023 National Money Show, Phoenix, AZ, March 2-4 (ANA).
- 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