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Collection of Collections

Collection of Collections

Jack and Beverly Wilgus' personal collection website, of which the most interesting areas are: strongmen and strongwomen, photographs and photographica, and toaster collectibles. Great images, in some... Read More or Visit Site

Model T Ford Club of America

Model T Ford Club of America

An invaluable resource for anyone interested in Ford Model T’s. After checking out the photo gallery, dive into the main event, the comprehensive encyclopedia of Model T information, specifications, parts,... Read More or Visit Site

Lee Maxwells Washing Machine Museum

Lee Maxwells Washing Machine Museum

Grab some laundry and get ready for old washing machine heaven. Lee Maxwell's definitive and amazing website includes a database of antique laundry machines from Acme to Zenith, with dozens of brands in... Read More or Visit Site

SmallDollars.com

SmallDollars.com

If you're a fan of contemporary U.S. Small Dollar Coins, Mike Wallace's SmallDollars.com is for you. This no-nonsense site is packed with detailed information about Susan B. Anthony, Sacagawea, Native... Read More or Visit Site

The Remington Site

The Remington Site

Since 1999, the Remington Site has offered classical music collectors a glimpse into Remington Records, an independent and almost forgotten label that released cheap classical records in the early days of the... Read More or Visit Site

Czech Book Covers

Czech Book Covers

This Smithsonian microsite showcases Czech avant-garde book cover designs from the 1920s and 30s, complete with high-res scans and design descriptions. Browse the collection by designer, author, or date of... Read More or Visit Site

Truth in Advertising

Truth in Advertising

This gallery of cigarette magazine advertising from the 1940s and 50s contains no surgeon general's warning, just page after page of sexy and sophisticated-looking smokers. Transcribes the small print so you... Read More or Visit Site

American Cut Glass Association

American Cut Glass Association

A great reference on ‘American Brilliant Cut Glass’ (produced between 1876 and 1914), this site features a striking photo gallery, reference articles, and selected items from the ACGA’s own collection.... Read More or Visit Site

Architectural Construction Toys

Architectural Construction Toys

Jackie Britton's definitive reference on construction toys from around the world. Browse photos and related information on toys ranging from Linclon Logs to Dia Blocks to Easylock Bricks to Legos. See also... Read More or Visit Site

Cardboard Junkie

Cardboard Junkie

Dave Campbell's in-depth blog on old baseball (and some football) cards lives up to it's motto: 'do cards, not drugs' (the site is certainly addicting). Highlights include the blog's card-of-the-week posts,... Read More or Visit Site

Coca-Cola Collectibles

Coca-Cola Collectibles

The Collectibles page of the official Coca-Cola website features photos and videos on bottles, signs, advertising, and postcards, with articles on the Coca-Cola Santa Claus and the company's changing slogans. or Visit Site

Picos Pigs

Picos Pigs

This stunning and well-catalogued collection of toy piggy banks, put online by Flavio Del Greco and Alvise Felici (originally in Italian) is nothing to snort at. The collection includes 750 pigs crafted in... Read More or Visit Site