Auction house marks 90th year

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The same year Alex Cooper Auctioneers opened its doors the Ziegfeld Follies opened on Broadway, the first Little Orphan Annie-strip appears in NYC Daily News, and a then 2 1/2-year-old Judy Garland made her show business debut. A lot has changed in the 90 years since the Maryland auction house began serving the antiques community, but Alex Cooper Auctioneers is going strong. Read More +

From the Editor: Celebrating sentimental Favorite Finds

Antique Trader Favorite Finds 2014

The annual Antique Trader Favorite Finds issue is here, with the arrival of the Nov. 26, 2014 issue. The stories – submitted by readers from various regions of the U.S. — are captivating, inspiring, entertaining and informative. The Favorite Finds contest, sponsored by Heritage Auctions, results in an issue that also serves as a great reminder of the beauty of the world that surrounds us, especially those things that have been around for awhile. Plus, this special issue celebrates the joy and sense of community to be found among collectors. Read More +