From the Internet Bookshelf
--Each week News & Notes brings you material from around The Web with paper money content--
Selected Presentations from the Atlanta Fed's Workshop on Monetary and Financial History, May 23-24, 2022
Organized by William Roberds of the Atlanta Fed. His blogging about the
two-day conference can be found here for Day One and here for Day Two. The links below
are to Power Point presentations only. See Roberd's blog discussions for their context.
Currency Coming and Going
The Business of Collecting
New Banknote Issues
Local Coin/Numismatic Shows Happening this Week
(Always call ahead to confirm)
- Missouri Numismatic Society 62nd Annual Coin Show, St. Charles, MO, July 21-23 (Missouri Numismatic Society).
- Bakersfield Coin Show, Bakersfield, CA, July 22-23 (Greysheet).
- Crescent City Coin Club Show, Kenner, LA, July 22-23 (Crescent City Coin Club).
- RCR Coins & Currency Show, Rocky Mount, NC, July 23-24 (Coinzip).
- Annandale Coin Show, Annandale, VA, July 23-24 (Annandale Coin Show).
- Pensacola Numismatic Society Coin Show, Milton, FL, July 29-30 (Greysheet).
- Warner Robins Coin Show, Warner Robins, GA, July 29-30 (Coinzip).
- Bay State Coin Show, Marlborough, MA, July 29-30 (Bay State Coin Show).
- Low Country Summer Coin Show, Ladson, SC, July 29-31 (Low Country Coin Club).
Upcoming Online Currency Auctions
- Heritage U.S. Currency Weekly Auction, July 19 (Greysheet).
- Heritage World Paper Money Weekly Auction, July 19 (Greysheet).
- Holabird Wild West Auction, July 21 (Holabird).
- Mavin International Auction 60, July 23, 30 (Mavin International).
- Heritage the Skourtes Collection of Fancy Serial Number $2 FRNs, July 24 (Heritage Auctions).
- Heritage U.S. Currency Weekly Auction, July 26 (Greysheet).
- Heritage World Paper Money Weekly Auction, July 26 (Greysheet).
- Archives International Auction 78, July 27, 2022 (Archives International).
- Lyn Knight Currency Auctions July 29 Sale (Greysheet).
- World Banknote Auctions Live Sale 29, Parts 1 and 2, August 4, 7 (World Banknote Auctions).
- Monetarium Auction 31, August 4-7 (Monetarium).
- Heritage Bim's Military Payments Certificate Currency Showcase Auction, August 7 (Heritage Auctions).
- Noonan's Banknote Auction, August 25 (Noonans).
Major Coin and Currency Shows
- 2022 RCNA Convention, Ottawa, ON, July 20-24 (RCNA).
- 2022 Chicago World's Fair of Money, August 16-20, 2022 (ANA).
- VI International Numismatic Congress, Warsaw, Poland, September 11-16, 2022 (INC).
- MIF Paper Money Fair Maastricht, Maastricht, NL, September 24-25 (MIF).
Banknote, Security Printing, and Cash Management Industries
Upcoming Industry Conferences
- 16th International Conference on Security Printing Technologies, Istanbul, Turkey, July 28-29, 2022 (WASET).
- The Silk Road Cash and Payments Conference, Almaty, Kazakhstan, October 3-5, 2022 (Currency Research).
- The 6th International Banknote Designer Conference, Dubrovnik, Croatia, October 24-27, 2022 (IBDA).
- HSP-Asia, Colombo, Sri Lanka, Dec. 5-7, 2022 (Reconnaissance).
- 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