From the Internet Bookshelf
--Each week News & Notes brings you material from around The Web with paper money content--
Various Monographs about Banks and Banking in the United States
--All links lead to pdf files. See files for original publication dates.--
Currency Coming and Going
The Business of Collecting
New Banknote Issues
Local Coin/Numismatic Shows Happening this Week
(Always call ahead to confirm)
- 63rd Annual Blue Ridge Numismatic Association, Dalton, GA, August 4-6 (BRNA).
- Las Vegas Coin Show at the Orleans, Las Vegas, NV, August 5-7 (Greysheet).
- Vienna Coin and Stamp Show, Vienna, VA, August 6-7 (Coinzip).
- Tyler Coin Show, Tyler, TX, August 12-13 (Tyler Coin Club).
- Iredell-Statesville Coin Club Show, Statesville, NC, August 13-14 (Greysheet).
- Lubbock Coin etc. Show, Lubbock, TX, August 19-20 (J. Fitz Shows).
- Northeast Alabama Coin Show, Gadsden, AL, August 26-28
- NASC Golden State Coin Show, Arcadia, CA, August 26-28
- The Vegas National Coin Show, Las Vegas, NV, August 26-28
- Columbia Coin Show, Columbia, MO, August 27-28
- Salem-Roanoke Valley Coin Show, Salem, VA, August 27-28
Upcoming Online Currency Auctions
- Heritage U.S. Currency Weekly Auction, August 2 (Greysheet).
- Heritage World Paper Money Weekly Auction, August 2 (Greysheet).
- Lyn Knight US currency auction August 3 sale (Lyn Knight).
- 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).
- Heritage U.S. Currency Weekly Auction, August 9 (Greysheet).
- Heritage World Paper Money Weekly Auction, August 9 (Greysheet).
- Noonan's Banknote Auction, August 25 (Noonans).
Major Coin and Currency Shows
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