Tokens

General Token Information

Essential Resources

  1. Rulau, Russell. Standard Catalog of United States Tokens 1700-1900 4th Edition. Krause Publications, 2004.
  2. Jaeger, Katherine. A Guide Book of United States Tokens and Medals, 1st Edition. Whitman Publishing, 2008.

Civil War Tokens

Auction Records

Photos

Census

Essential Resources

  1. Bowers, Q. David. Guide Book of Civil War Tokens. Whitman Publishing, 2013.
  2. Fuld, George and Melvin. US Civil War Store Cards, 2nd Edition. Quarterman Publications, 1975.
  3. Fuld, George and Melvin. Patriotic Civil War Tokens, 5th Revised Edition. Civil War Token Society, 2006.
  4. Schenkman, David E. Civil War Sutlers.
  5. The Civil War Token Journal Reprints, Vol 1-6.

Hard Times Tokens

Census

Auction Records

Essential Resources

  1. Rulau, Russell. The Standard Catalog of Hard Times Tokens.

Communion Tokens

Essential Resources

  1. Bason, Autence A. Communion Tokens of the United States of America. Self published. Greensboro, NC.
  2. Creswell, O.D. Comprehensive Directory of World Communion Tokens. Nadin-Davis Numismatics, 1985.

OPA Tokens

 

Red Points

There are 30 tokens in the OPA Red set. The known letter combinations are HC, HT, MM(Rare), MV(Ultra Rare), TH, TY, UC, UH, UT, UV, UX, UY, VC, VH, VT, VU, VX, VY, XC(Semi-Rare), XH, XT, XU, XV, XY, YC(Semi-Rare), YH, YT, YU, YV, YX.

Blue Points

There are 24 tokens in the OPA Blue set. The known letter combinations are CC, CH, CT, CV, CX, HH, HU, HV, HX(Semi-Rare), HY, TC, TT, TU, TV, TX, UU, VV, WC(Ultra Rare), WH(Rare), WT, WU(Semi-Rare), WW(Rare), XX, YY.

Tax Token Society

Encyclopedia and Price Guide

Auction Records

Essential Resources

  1. Malehorn, Merlin K. & Tim Davenport. United States Sales Tax Tokens and Stamps: A History and Catalog. 1993.

Transit Tokens

Pricing

Auction Records

Essential Resources

  1. Coffee, J.M. and H.V. Ford. The Atwood-Coffee Catalogue of United States and Canadian Transportation Tokens, 6th Ed. American Vecturist Association, 2007.
  2. Delaney, James P & Bob Nolan. Car Wash Tokens of North America. 2010.
  3. Pernicano, Joseph V. Feisel's Catalog of Parking Tokens of the World, 6th ed. 2006.

Coal and Lumber Company Stores

Essential Resources

  1. Brown, Stuart E., Jr. Scrip: Trade Tokens Issued By United States Coal Mining Companies & Company Stores. Virginia Publishing Company, 1978.
  2. Dodrill, Gordon. 20,000 Coal Company Stores. Dusquene Lithographing Co., 1971.
  3. Trantow, Terry N. Catalogue of Lumber Company Store Tokens, 2nd ed. 1998.
  4. Williams, B. & S. Ratliff. Edkins Catalogue Of United States Coal Company Store Scrip, 3rd Edition, Volumes I & II. National Scrip Collectors Association.

Military Tokens

Essential Resources

  1. Cunningham, Paul A. Military Tokens of the United States - Volume 1, Domestic Issues. 1997.
  2. Cunningham, Paul A. Military Tokens of the United States - Volume 2, Overseas Issues. 1998.
  3. Curto, James J. Military Tokens of the United States
  4. Yarwood, John F. Military Tokens Of The British Commonwealth.