Fractional Currency Collections Board is a group of dealers and collectors who are interested in the collection and study of fractional currency. It was named after F.C.C. Boyd who was one of the earliest collectors of fractional currency. This group was organized in 1983 and now has a membership of over 500 individuals, which includes some of the finest known collectors of this hobby. Their yearly meeting is held in the Memphis International Paper Money Show that is held in June of each year. If you are interested in fractional currency, it is "a must" that you join. A quarterly newsletter is sent to each member and is a great source of information about fractional currency. Information about joining may be obtained from the following source:


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FCCB c/o Bill Brandimore Membership Chairman 1009 Nina, Wausau, Wisconsin 54403

A great source of information on fractional currency is a book, A Collectors Guide to Postage & Fractional Currency, writtem by Rob Kravitz. Rob is a primier expert in grading of these notes. His book gives an in depth history of fractional notes and also has an accurate price guide for rarity to grade listings. It is an invaluable source and is a 'must have' if you plan on a fractional collection. It can be obtained by contacting Rob and the following address.

Rob's Coins & Currency
PO Box 6099
Chesterfield, MO 63006 

phone: 314-878-3564

Another good source for information on all types of currency is The Society of Paper Money Collectors, Inc. It was founded in 1961 and has over 1750 members. You can check out their web site at SPMC.