From the Internet Bookshelf
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Selections from the New Zealand Numismatic Journal
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Currency Coming and Going
The Business of Collecting
New Banknote Issues
Local Coin/Numismatic Shows Happening this Week
- Annual Northeast Alabama Coin Show, Gadsden, AL, March 17-18 (Coinzip).
- South Bay/Sunnyvale Coin Show, Sunnyvale, CA, March 17-18 (Coinzip).
- 62nd Annual Collectors Show, Colby, KS, March 18-19 (Colby Gun & Coin Show).
- 88th Annual NWCC Coin Show, Brooklyn Center, MN, March 18-20 (NWCC).
- Jacksonville-Camp Lejeune Coin and Paper Money Show, Jacksonville, NC, March 18-19 (Coinshows-USA).
- Statesville Coin and Currency Show, Statesville, NC, March 18-19 (Coinzip).
- Christal Clear Coin Show, Kansas City, MO, March 22-25 (CC Coin Show).
- Fort Collins Coin Club Coin Show, Loveland, CO, March 24-25 (Coinshows-USA).
- Southeastern Idaho Annual Coin & Card Show, March 24-25, Idaho Falls, ID (Coinshows-USA).
- 60th Las Vegas Numismatic Society Coin Show, March 24-26, Las Vegas, NV (CK Shows).
- Cowtown Coin Show, White Settlement, TX, March 24-25 (Coinzip).
- Gatorland Collectibles Expo, Ocala, FL, March 25-26 (Coinshows-USA).
- Tallahassee Coin and Stamp Show, Tallahassee, FL, March 25-26 (Tallahassee Numismatic Club).
- Inland Empire Coin Show, Coeur d'Alene, ID, March 25-26 (Coinshows-USA).
- Mid-Missouri Collectors Show, Osage Beach, MO, March 25-26 (Coinshows-USA).
(Always call ahead to confirm)
- Plantation, FL; Berwyn, IL; Gillespie, IL; Fort Wayne, IN; Michigan City, IN; Muscatine, IA; Manhattan, KS
- North Attleborough, MA; Livonia, MI; Omaha, NE; Clifton, NJ; Nashua, NH; Cheektowaga, NY; Liverpool, NY
- Hilliard, OH; Cobourg, ON; Wilsonville, OR; Langhorne, PA; Philipsburg, PA
Upcoming Online Currency Auctions
- Heritage Tuesday World Paper Money Auction, March 14 (Greysheet).
- Heritage Tuesday U.S. Currency Auction, March 14 (Greysheet).
- World Banknote Auctions Currency Sale 40, Sessions 1-3, March 15-19 (World Banknote Auctions).
- Heritage Tuesday World Paper Money Auction, March 21 (Greysheet).
- Heritage Tuesday U.S. Currency Auction, March 21 (Greysheet).
- March 2023 World Paper Money Signature Auction, March 23 (Heritage Auctions).
- Stack's Bowers Spring 2023 Auction, Session 7, March 23 (Stack's Bowers).
- Stack's Bowers Spring 2023 Auction, Session 13, March 28 (Stack's Bowers).
- March 2023 Trigometric Auction, Sessions 1-3, March 28-30 (Trigometric).
- Stack's Bowers April 2023 Hong Kong Auction, Session D, April 20 (Stack's Bowers).
- Stack's Bowers April 2023 Hong Kong Auction, Session G, April 23 (Stack's Bowers).
- Stack's Bowers April 2023 Hong Kong Auction, Session I, April 24 (Stack's Bowers).
- Stack's Bowers April 2023 Hong Kong Auction, Session K, April 25 (Stack's Bowers).
Major Coin and Currency Shows
- Whitman Spring Coin Expo, Baltimore, MD, March 16-18 (Whitman Expo).
- 4th Aachen Show, Aachen, Germany, March 17-19 (Aachen-Show).
- MPC Fest 2023, Port Clinton, OH, March 17-19 (Ticketsauce).
- Central States Numismatic Society Convention, Schaumburg, IL, March 26-30 (CSNS).
- 61st Annual Ontario Numismatic Association Convention, Hamilton, ON, March 31-April 2 (Canadian Coin News).
- MIF Paper Money Fair, Maastricht, Netherlands, April 29-30 (MIF).
- 2023 World's Fair of Money, Pittsburgh, PA, August 8-12 (ANA).
Banknote, Security Printing, and Cash Management Industries
Upcoming Industry Conferences
- 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