Rep. Melvin Watt D-NC Proposes Civil Rights Quarter Dollars(8/27/08) Civil rights leaders and events are the latest proposal for quarter dollar coin designs.
Rep. Watt D-NC introduced legislation to establish circulating quarter dollar coins with reverse designs that are emblematic of some forty prominent civil rights leaders and important events.
Olympics Baseball Collectibles Win Gold(8/27/08)
The USA baseball team may have taken the bronze in Beijing, but you win gold with Olympic baseball collectibles. Although it has waned in popularity over the years, Olympic baseball has provided a showcase for some of the best young stars in the sport, which increases the desirability of their card collectibles.
Wyoming Double Dies Found(8/26/08)
A Pennsylvania coin fancier sent in three different hub doubled die varieties on the reverse of the 2007-P Wyoming state …
WWII Inland Paratrooper Liner: A Treasure Found in an Unlikely Place(8/26/08) Of all WWII US Airborne military collectibles, Original helmets are one of the hardest items to obtain for a collection. There were three main types used in WWII. A fiber (cardboard) liner was used early on. This was soon replaced by high pressure (fiberglass) liners made by Inland and Westinghouse.
2008 DNC Collectibles: Where to Get Them(8/25/08)
While the Democratic National Convention in Denver is capturing all the front-page headlines, DNC collectibles are making news of their own along with Captain Cook’s boomerang and a hip-hop-bling auction.