Chicago Pop Culture Con will bring a variety of comics, toys, gaming, sci-fi, LEGOs, TV/movie memorabilia, superheroes, Steampunk, action figures, and stars to fans in Chicago, Nov. 25-26.
Did you know Mickey and Minnie Mouse share the same 'official' birthday? Nov. 18, 1928 is the day, as it is the day the cartoon short "Steamboat Willie" debuted. Learn more fun facts about the famous pair.
Collaboration is a popular word in the society today, but before it was a trendy term, the company behind View-Master relied on partnerships to promote its exciting view device.
Tin toys, holiday antiques, and doorstops, oh my! Sorry, it was too good to pass up with the unique, scarce, and uncommon examples coming to auction. Seriously though, those three collecting interests are well represented among the majority of the 1,370 lots in Bertoia Auctions’ Signature Auction, Nov. 11-12. Below are...
By Antoinette Rahn Colorado resident Ken Mueller is an unapologetic fan of P.B.J. Before you start wondering what peanut butter and jelly sandwiches have to do with collecting, let me explain. P.B.J. etc. stands for “Pins,” “Buckles” and “Jewelry.” This clever moniker is what Mueller uses when describing his collection. A...
One man's lifetime collection of toy trains will come before bidders Nov. 11 through Turner Auctions + Appraisals.
One man's love for transportation and motion fueled his life, including his collecting efforts. Come Nov. 11 Bonhams will bring to auction more than 150 lots of toy trains and railroad memorabilia from this man's extensive collection.
Come Nov. 3-5, the QCCA Expo Center in Rock Island, Ill. will be transformed into the Fall Antique Spectacular Vintage Market.
Viktor Schreckengost is one of those people who lived his life to the fullest, and because of that, the rest of us are able to enjoy life even more. Learn more in this '10 Reasons' column by Print Editor Karen Knapstein.