Found 76 articles matching Political category.
  • Oct 4 2008
  • 4 Oct 2008

White House Insert and Place Cards

  • Sep 29 2008
  • 29 Sep 2008

Antiques and Collectibles at the American Presidential Experience

When I ask visitors to the WorthPoint booth at the American Presidential Experience what type of antiques and collectibles they collect, the answer is most often, “Nothing, nothing at all.” Until I ask a few other questions, then they begin to remember that, “Yes, I have a few of this or that.”

  • Sep 22 2008
  • 22 Sep 2008

Campaign Collectibles & Even More Campaign Collectibles

It should come as no surprise high on the list of hot collectibles are presidential campaign related. Action figures, masks, comic books and of course, bobbleheads have hit the market. Coming soon if you’re not politically inclined? Seats from the to-be-demolished home of the New York Mets, Shea Stadium, and items from the House that Ruth Built, Yankee Stadium.

  • Sep 15 2008
  • 15 Sep 2008

Answers to Presidential Collectibles Quiz

Here are the answers to the Presidential Collectibles: What’s It Worth Quiz

1. C. $225

2. B. $522

3. Because it is not particularly scarce, it’s C. $20 to $30, when in good condition

4. Not particularly scarce, but still unusual, the value is: C. $7 to $12

How did you do?

  • Sep 14 2008
  • 14 Sep 2008

Presidential Collectibles: What’s It Worth Quiz

So you think you know political collectibles? What’s hot. What’s not. And most importantly, what they’re worth.

  • Sep 4 2008
  • 4 Sep 2008

Spiro Agnew Watch

He was known as “Nixon’s Nixon,” and not in a good way. As vice president of the United States under Richard Nixon from 1969 to 1973, Spiro T. “Ted” Agnew became the voice of the Establishment, a critic of the critics of society in general and the Vietnam War policy in particular.

  • Sep 3 2008
  • 3 Sep 2008

Daron’s Air Force One Collectibles

Maybe it’s understandable why a nice guy from Kansas, who has a batch of really interesting collectibles, might go postal after being saluted by a president of the United States.

  • Sep 2 2008
  • 2 Sep 2008

‘Official’ Vice Presidential China

On the grounds of the U.S. Naval Observatory near the British Embassy in Washington, D.C. sits a grand old Victorian mansion built in 1893. Originally the home of the Chief of Naval Operations, it was requisitioned as the first official home for the vice president of the United States in 1974.

  • Aug 31 2008
  • 31 Aug 2008

Dinner in Camelot

The date was June 20, 1959. John F. Kennedy, then a United States senator from Massachusetts, was campaigning across the country for the 1960 Democratic nomination for president. Campaigning with him was his wife, Jacqueline.

  • Aug 31 2008
  • 31 Aug 2008

Daron Clinesmith’s Air Force One Collectibles

Maybe it’s understandable why a nice guy from Kansas, who has a batch of really interesting collectibles, might go postal after being saluted by a president of the United States.