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Heritage Americana & Political Auction September 2016 “Lincoln and His Times” auction was so successful that we have decided to do another theme auction this spring. It will be an eclectic sale which may include anything of historical interest from the Revolutionary War era through the early 1800s, and it will receive the same broad promotion enjoyed by the Lincoln auction. If you have appropriate material, there will never be a better venue in which to offer it! Read More

More Great Dolson Politicals in Feb. 18th Heritage Historical Internet auction More Great Dolson Politicals in Feb. 18th Heritage Historical Internet auction(0)

Bid now in Heritage Historical Auctions February 18, 2017 Dolson Politicals Internet Auction.  On December 3, 2016, Heritage auctioned many items from the remarkable Scott Dolson collection. Now we are presenting the balance of the collection, 239 lots (including a number of great group lots!). Mostly 19th and very early 20th century vintage, they are in outstanding collection and assembled with the same astute eye demonstrated by the Dolson items offered previously. Read More

Heritage Historical Bidding Now Open: March 8, 2017 Rare Books Auction Heritage Historical Bidding Now Open: March 8, 2017 Rare Books Auction(0)

Bid now in Heritage Historical Auctions  March 8, 2017 Rare Books Auction. There are lots of goodies slated for the auction block. As always, we try to offer a diverse group of material so that the largest assortment of collectors possible can participate.  Bid, view and register at historical.ha.com. Read More

Bid Now: Heritage Historical Auctions February 17th Manuscripts and Autographs Signature Internet Auction Bid Now: Heritage Historical Auctions February 17th Manuscripts and Autographs Signature Internet Auction(0)

Bid now in Heritage Historical Auctions February 17, 2017 Manuscripts and Autographs Signature Internet Auction. There are lots of goodies slated for the auction block. As always, we try to offer a diverse group of material so that the largest assortment of collectors possible can participate.  Bid, view and register at historical.ha.com. Read More

Sylvester Stallone’s Library Collection of Rare Books Debuts at Heritage Auctions Sylvester Stallone’s Library Collection of Rare Books Debuts at Heritage Auctions(0)

Actor, writer and director Sylvester Stallone’s personally-owned library of rare and collectible books will debut in Heritage Auctions’ Rare Books auction March 8 in New York. The collection of nearly 45 lots, spanning hundreds of volumes includes rarities such as one of 300 sets of The Complete Writings of Walt Whitman, with an extraordinary 1890 hand-written postcard from Whitman (est. $4,000). Read More

More Great Dolson Politicals in Feb. 18th Heritage Historical Internet auction More Great Dolson Politicals in Feb. 18th Heritage Historical Internet auction(0)

Bid now in Heritage Historical Auctions February 18, 2017 Dolson Politicals Internet Auction.  On December 3, 2016, Heritage auctioned many items from the remarkable Scott Dolson collection. Now we are presenting the balance of the collection, 239 lots (including a number of great group lots!). Mostly 19th and very early 20th century vintage, they are in outstanding collection and assembled with the same astute eye demonstrated by the Dolson items offered previously. Read More

Heritage Auctions Historical News: A Sad Farewell to Gene Cernan, the ‘Last Man on the Moon’ Heritage Auctions Historical News: A Sad Farewell to Gene Cernan, the ‘Last Man on the Moon’(0)

It was just announced that Captain Eugene Cernan passed away at age 82 in a Houston hospital surrounded by loved ones. This comes way too soon after the death of another of America’s heroes, John Glenn. While Glenn’s orbital flight in Friendship 7 was America’s second major step toward landing on the moon, Cernan flew in space three times, and each time he set the bar a little higher for those that would come after. Let’s take a look at his space missions and comments he made about them. Read More

Omaha Beach D-Day Fag Signals $1.1 million Arms & Armor Sale at Heritage Auctions Omaha Beach D-Day Fag Signals $1.1 million Arms & Armor Sale at Heritage Auctions(0)

An Omaha Beach D-Day Flag that was flown on LCT Landing Craft emerged from Heritage Auctions’ $1.1 million Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria auction as the top lot in Dec. 11 in Dallas. The flag, with 48 stars and frayed edges, realized $45,000. It was one of a trio of flags that brought the three highest returns in the Dec. 11 auction. Read More

Cigar Store Indian, Malcolm S. Forbes Estate Political Buttons, Pace $1.7 Million Heritage Auctions Americana & Political Sale Cigar Store Indian, Malcolm S. Forbes Estate Political Buttons, Pace $1.7 Million Heritage Auctions Americana & Political Sale(0)

Frenzied bidding drove the return on a Hand-Carved American Tobacconist Cigar Store Indian to $150,000 to claim top-lot honors in Heritage Auctions’ Americana & Political Auction Dec. 3 in Dallas, Texas that realized a combined $1,783,252. Read More

Bid: Heritage December 11 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction Bid: Heritage December 11 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction(0)

Bid now in Heritage Historical Auctions December 11, 2016 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction. Circle that date, as there are lots of goodies slated for the auction block. As always, we try to offer a diverse group of material so that the largest assortment of collectors possible can participate.  Bid, view and register at historical.ha.com. Read More

Thomas Edison’s Lightbulbs, Keys to Menlo Park Laboratory Bring $64,375 at Heritage Auctions Thomas Edison’s Lightbulbs, Keys to Menlo Park Laboratory Bring $64,375 at Heritage Auctions(0)

An archive of Thomas Edison’s lightbulbs, court evidence and the keys to his famed Menlo Park, New Jersey, laboratory where he invented the phonograph, sold for a combined $64,375 at a Dec. 3 public auction of Historical Americana held by Heritage Auctions in Dallas. The archive included six, 19th century lightbulbs tied to a famous court case, which had descended in the family of Edison’s own attorney for more than 100 years. Read More

Heritage Historical Americana & Political Auction Ends December 3, 2016 Heritage Historical Americana & Political Auction Ends December 3, 2016(0)

Our Americana & Political Auction #6168 scheduled for December 3rd here in Dallas is in progress. The auction is one of our best and consists of two catalogs. One catalog comprises the stellar 463-lot Scott W. Dolson Collection of Political Americana. The other catalog includes items from scores of other consignors in a variety of categories with a total of 454 lots. The “regular” sale has a wide range of Americana, above and beyond political items. It is an eclectic offering with lots of neat stuff! The total estimated value for both sales is $1.8M, an indication of the quality of the material. Read More

Bid: Heritage December 11 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction Bid: Heritage December 11 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction(0)

Bid now in Heritage Historical Auctions December 11, 2016 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction. Circle that date, as there are lots of goodies slated for the auction block. As always, we try to offer a diverse group of material so that the largest assortment of collectors possible can participate.  Bid, view and register at historical.ha.com. Read More

Heritage- Historical Offers Amazing Americana & Political Auction Set for December 3, 2016 Heritage- Historical Offers Amazing Americana & Political Auction Set for December 3, 2016(0)

As Thanksgiving approaches, the Historical Department at Heritage, are truly thankful that we’ve finished the essential tasks associated with our Americana & Political Auction #6168 scheduled for December 3rd here in Dallas. The deadlines have been met, not without some “high anxiety,” the images and descriptions posted, and the auction is now open for bidding. Read More

World’s Earliest 10 Commandments Tablet Sold for $850,000 by Heritage Auctions World’s Earliest 10 Commandments Tablet Sold for $850,000 by Heritage Auctions(0)

The world’s earliest-known stone inscription of the 10 Commandments – one of the most important documents in history, and a “national treasure” of Israel  – sold for $850,000 Wednesday, Nov. 16 at a public auction of ancient Biblical archaeology artifacts by Heritage Auctions in Beverly Hills, California. The two-foot-square slab of white marble, which weighs almost 115 pounds, is chiseled with 20 lines of letters in Samaritan script, derived jointly from Hebrew and Aramaic. Read More

Uncensored John F. Kennedy Campaign Notes Offered Dec. 3 at Heritage Auctions Uncensored John F. Kennedy Campaign Notes Offered Dec. 3 at Heritage Auctions(0)

A lot consisting of 98 pages of notes in former President John F. Kennedy’s hand from the 1960 presidential campaign highlights a group of important Kennedy memorabilia offered in Heritage Auctions’ Dec. 3 Americana & Political auction. The papers’ opening bid is $25,000, but that could prove conservative, according to Tom Slater, Director of Americana Auctions at Heritage. Read More

Earliest 10 Commandments Tablet Slated For Heritage Auctions Earliest 10 Commandments Tablet Slated For Heritage Auctions(0)

The world’s earliest-known stone inscription of the 10 Commandments – one of the most important documents in history, and a “national treasure” of Israel – will be offered Nov. 16, 2016 by Heritage Auctions in the Properties of the Living Torah Museum Auction in Beverly Hills, California. The tablet is the centerpiece of an offering of Bible-related historical artifacts, all thoroughly researched and authenticated, owned by the Living Torah Museum in Brooklyn, New York. The tablet has an opening bid of $250,000. Read More

Bidd: Heritage Auctions Historical November 11 Space Exploration Auction Bidd: Heritage Auctions Historical November 11 Space Exploration Auction(0)

Bid now in Heritage Historical Auctions November 11, 2016 Space Exploration Auction. Circle that date, as there are lots of goodies slated for the auction block. As always, we try to offer a diverse group of material so that the largest assortment of collectors possible can participate.  Bid, view and register at historical.ha.com. Read More

Apollo 13 Space-flown Autographed Checklist May Bring $30,000 in Heritage Auctions Space Auction Apollo 13 Space-flown Autographed Checklist May Bring $30,000 in Heritage Auctions Space Auction(0)

Collectors will have a rare opportunity to bid on Heritage Auctions’ largest compilation of space-flown, signed and collectible space-related memorabilia — including the space-flown Apollo 13 Command/Service Module Launch Checklist book (est. $30,000) signed by astronauts Jim Lovell, Fred Haise, and Jack Swigert upon their safe return. In addition to artifacts from various explorations, the Nov. 11 Space Auction offers original artwork by astronaut Alan Bean, whose depictions of his time on the surface of the moon have been exhibited around the country. Read More

Bid: November 3 Heritage Nature & Science Grand Format Internet Auction Bid: November 3 Heritage Nature & Science Grand Format Internet Auction(0)

Bid now in Heritage Historical Auctions November 3, 2016 Heritage Nature & Science Internet Auction. Circle that date, as there are lots of goodies slated for the auction block. As always, we try to offer a diverse group of material so that the largest assortment of collectors possible can participate.  Bid, view and register at historical.ha.com. Read More

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