Featured Event March 31 & April 1 =
28th Metro East Postcard Show in Collinsville, Il.
24 dealers from throughout the US with thousands of postcards, stereo
views, and miscellaneous paper items for your purchasing pleasure. FREE
admission and FREE appraisals. Located at the VFW Hall, 1234 Vandalia,
Collinsville, Il. The VFW Hall is located on Highway 159 (called
Vandalia Street) and is easily accessible from Interstates 70 & 270, 255
and I-64. Hours: Friday: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Saturday: 9:00 a.m. to
4:00 p.m. For more information call 618-531-4189.Click
here for more information and a map.
Featured Shop For Sale Fire Toys
and Fire Museum in St. Louis area.
Large collection, one of a kind antiques from 1800. Many rare Fire Fighting
items and memorabilia. Over 3,000 items. 30 large display cases, etc. Good
investment and money maker. For more information call 314-920-9210
The Asheford Program is an
internationally recognized, professional-level "Profit & Pleasure"
on the study of antiques, collectibles and appraising. Click
here for more information.
Come see what our customers have been raving
about! Don't miss this dazzling array of unique home furnishings and
decorative accessories you won't find anywhere else. Make your interior come
alive with handmade reproductions of antique American country & formal furniture, historic replicas, whimsical contemporary folk art, seasonal Halloween & Christmas items
and some original antiques. Our award-winning artisans and craftsmen have
been named the best in the nation by Early American Life magazine. Located
at Kane County Fairgrounds in St. Charles, IL.
It is a beautiful
September day here in the Midwest and
the Old Sawmill is starting up. The American Flag is being raised and
breakfast is being served out of the chicken coop Café.
Someone blows the whistle on a large Steam Engine and people are starting to
arrive to enjoy the day out on a working farm. Located in Highland,
March is the
time to plan a visit to the Annual St. Louis Antique Bottle & Jar Show.
Discover antique bottles, fruit jars, pottery, breweriana, insulators and
related advertising. Located in St. Louis, MO.
The Lincoln Land Depression Era Glass &
Pottery Club will host its annual show and sale in April. Depression glass items are those made during the
Depression Years in America. They were made inexpensively by machine and
sold through "5 and 10 cent" stores or given away as publicity items or
premiums. Included, too, are "Elegant Glass" items sold through Department
and Jewelry Stores.
Your Midwest resource for Fun and Adventure with antique, specialty and boutique shops, day
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History comes alive in the Midwest.
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