South Wellington Coin Society sees history in money
No matter what the denomination, coin or paper, “You can find somebody in this room who knows something,” he said. One member recently returned from China, where there is a lot of counterfeit money from around the world ready for the unwary.
Rare coins worth millions displayed in New Orleans
It closed for good in 1909. Its coins can be identified by the distinctive "O'' mintmark. Coins from the mint are on display at the show, as well as paper money and historic tokens produced in or for New Orleans and other locations in Louisiana.