Author Archives: Karen Knapstein

Silver Wings soars on the history of Allied Flyers

Silver Wings & Leather Jackets is the sixth book in a series by Jon A. Maguire illustrating the uniforms and insignia of U.S. Army from World War I through World War II. It is the third book of the series that covers aviation uniforms and insignia up to the formation of the U.S. Air...

Family’s brewing heritage strengthens collecting resolve

In the 19th century there were thousands of breweries in operation all across America. Brewing was a booming business with stiff regional competition. How did companies get the word out about their brand where there was so much to choose from in the marketplace? By putting their company name on as many promotional products...