token collector Dick Hanscom has written an
article in Coin News, September 1991, "The Whaling Company Tokens of
Georgia Island". E-mail Dick about Alaskan and polar tokens at
You can ask Dick about the publication Alaskan Token Collector
||World Coin News, May 9, 1994, features an
article by David
Thompson about the "monkey money" of South Georgia. This article
the history of Carl Larsen's whaling enterprises.
||The 50 ore token shown above is owned by
Bob Lyall, who
provided us with these lovely scans. Bob has done much
research into these tokens and proudly owns two. He has written an
for the Alaskan Token Collector & Polar Numismatist "Tokens of the
Globe Hotel, Stanley, Falkland Islands".
||Phil "FalkPhil" Middleton at Falkland
Collectibles, Inc., offers stamps and coins and information about
Falkland Islands and South Georgia.
||Russell Rulau's book Latin American
the round 5 kroner token.
||Learn more about South
Atlantic islands and South