whitman75

San Diego, CA

I'm an east coast guy leaving on the West Coast got into collecting/picking about 4 years ago. I love things with historical connection and that have a story. I loveI'm an east coast guy leaving on the West Coast got into collecting/picking about 4 years ago. I love things with historical connection and that have a story. I love fishing and cooking. Most of the stuff I find I keep. (Read more)

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Vintage Original JFK Kennedy Presidential Limo Leaving Airport Photo - Advertisingin Advertising
Drill Instructor School MCRD Parris Island Challenge Coin - US Coinsin US Coins
World War 2 Bullion Citation Ribbon Bars - Military and Wartimein Military and Wart…
Vintage German Mother of Pearl Nude Pin Up Girl Pocket Knife  - Sporting Goodsin Sporting Goods
Charles Dickens " The Chimes" 1845 1st Edition Book - Booksin Books
Vintage Optimus No.48 Stockholm Sweden Brass Lantern - Sporting Goodsin Sporting Goods
Civil War Era Sketchbook Artist Drawings - Visual Artin Visual Art
WW2 Condolence Letter  Signed by General H.H. Arnold On Memorial Day - Military and Wartimein Military and Wart…
World War 2 Death Notification Document Signed By Gen H.H. Arnold - Military and Wartimein Military and Wart…
Vintage Folding Phillipines Butterfly Folding Blade Bone Knife - Sporting Goodsin Sporting Goods

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  1. Hey Trey at a garage sale of someone cleaning out there grandfathers garage. He told me was an Amature Photographer. I'm not sure when and where all the photos took place time/date. But this is a grea...
  2. Hey Tom Thanks for the information
  3. Ivan I'm not exactly sure maybe one of the experts could answer that
  4. Thanks for all the advice
  5. Thanks Spirit and Blunder the cover is attached at the bottom of the spine the pages are all attached while the cover is 3/4 loose. Just having something from Dickens is cool.
  6. Good one Blunder
  7. Thanks Bruns!!!
  8. Motor Coleman are really Collectible good luck
  9. Thanks Dizzy its a lot older than I thought from the bottom markings. Much appreciated
  10. I also have one signed by the Secreatary of War and other signed by Generals.
  11. Yes Scott, Limber was the name of the pilot lost this was addressed to his brother.
  12. Scott I added another one for you to check out
  13. Scott I also have some documents and photos reagarding the development of the Tiny Tim Missle Which appear to be maybe classified at the time. A great collection you would enjoy.
  14. Thanks Scott I also have some other high ranking signatures for this Airmen and the documents reagarding the information when and where he was shot down over German Terriory. These were actually aquir...
  15. Thanks Scott I also have some other high ranking signatures for this Airmen and the documents reagarding the information when and where he was shot down over German Terriory.
  16. I just found out this is called a Balisong Knife from the Phillipines as far as dating it no idea but it's pretty cool and I love the grips.
  17. Thanks Efes!!
  18. Thanks Uncle Ron for the great information on this.
  19. Well I kinda am !
  20. Yep I could have said Roman and that would have really created a small storm
  21. I don't know that's why the ?? The blade is old and I'm not used to seeing such crude stamping on the blade of a knife especially since it's not siting at the tang. But to be sure I have no idea I'm l...
  22. Thanks Scott I was just using Outlaws to Grab attention. I agree back in the day people all carried weapons so it's not that unusual but a great image.
  23. Wow!! Epic
  24. Thanks Scott for the information regarding this is the 1st one I have like it and I haven't had the opportunity to view others. If someone knows a website dedicated to these oddballs please share I wo...
  25. Vintage Cognac Nice stuff
  26. Thanks Spirit I haven't been so lucky to see anything like that. I love RPPC and have some great stuff but nothing like that.
  27. Thanks Spirit I just found the Information on this. It's an early Jim Beam Pyrex Glass Decanter from 1955. I really enjoy the ducks on the glass it's well done.
  28. Thanks Mil I have found out there was several Military Academies during the start of the civil war all the way into the beginning of the war many of which were in the southern states. From what I coul...
  29. Well I Figured out it reads Eight Lever Just don't know the Maker.
  30. I got an expert Opinion this photo is very likely post war late 1860's
  31. I didnt realize that there were also so many child soldiers during the war i suppose this could also be the case.
  32. From the north or south? He does look young thats for sure.
  33. I was told 95 percent likely to be a replica but the pin appears to be an authentic Reich Labor Service Female youth Pin.
  34. I don't know many German patches to have rolled edges so I'm guessing a replica.
  35. Thanks PP it's one I couldn't find a thing on either. I always appreciate you're information.
  36. These are Police Gazette Magazine Issued Photo Posters. I
  37. Also some photos are from CM Conlon
  38. Thanks Tom I did also Notice it's stamped D1 SA on the back. I appreciate the information
  39. Thanks Bobby you nailed it and yes it's 2 1/2 inch long.
  40. Thanks Rob I just listed a couple more maybe you could help with.
  41. Thanks Rob you nailed it! I'm looking to get a book on lure identification. Could you possible share what ID you're using with me?
  42. Thanks Kerry I located the female Pinback and its indeed Girl Scout just gotta figure out the Eagle.
  43. Great story Moon they must be a fascinating family with great stories.
  44. Thanks Pol Pins u have the best collection BTW
  45. These are great
  46. Thanks Fritz
  47. Thanks PP Happy New Year!
  48. Thanks PP it's kinda different for sure.
  49. Merry Xmas Valentino yes the swap meet are still around still great stuff around just gotta be there at the right time these days or there gone quick
  50. Merry Xmas to you Nice!
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