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Miles White Unsinkable Molly Brown 1960 Broadway Show Costume Design Archive
Located in Miami, FL
Myles White was the Costume Designer for the Broadway production of The Unsinkabable Molly Brown in 1960. The Unsinkable Molly Brown 1960 Broadway Show was produced from a book by Ri...
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American Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

'The Birds' Original Vintage Movie Poster by Boris Grinsson, French, 1963
Located in Devon, GB
A spooky French Moyenne poster by prolific French poster artist Boris Grinsson for Alfred Hitchcock's 1963 psychological masterpiece 'The Birds,' based on Daphne du Maurier's 1952 sh...
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French Post-Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

Ulm Minster Church Souvenir Building Vintage, Germany, 1930s
Located in Nürnberg, DE
A 1930s souvenir building architectural model. Some wear with a nice patina, but this is old-age. Made of metal. A beautiful nice desktop item or just a display item in your collecti...
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German Vintage Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Metal

Altotting Pilgrimage Church Souvenir Building Vintage, Bavaria, Germany, 1960s
Located in Nürnberg, DE
A 1960s souvenir building architectural model. Some wear with a nice patina, but this is old-age. Made of metal. A beautiful nice desktop item or just a display item in your collecti...
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German Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Metal

Early 20th Century Lollipop No Parking Sign by Lyle Signs
Located in Port Jervis, NY
Fabulous lollipop "No Parking Between Signs" sign. All original, paint included, has not been repainted. Cast iron base with Lyle Signs Minneapolis. Top is painted steel. Tin sign is...
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American Industrial Vintage Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Iron, Tin

St. Peter Cathedral Church Souvenir Building Vintage, Italy, Rome, 1960s
Located in Nürnberg, DE
A 1960s souvenir building architectural model. Some wear with a nice patina, but this is old-age. Made of metal. A beautiful nice desktop item or just a display item in your collecti...
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German Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Metal

Mid-Century Modern Fornasetti Style Metal Tray with Confederate Money Notes
Located in Haddonfield, NJ
Painted metal tray with scalloped edges bearing the confederate money notes of early America. This mid-size serving tray is perfect for serving your guests. The painted gold trim and...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Sheet Metal

50-Star American Flag, Flown over Capitol on Day 50-Star Flags Became Official
Located in Colorado Springs, CO
50-Star American flag, Flown over the U.S. Capitol on the Day 50-Star Flags Became Official, 1960 Presented is a cotton, machine-sewn flag with 50 stars. This flag was flown over ...
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American Vintage Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Cotton

Antique Hammer Vintage Tool Stacked Leather Handle on Forged Iron Estwing Style
Located in National City, CA
For your consideration: An antique vintage Hammer tool aged stacked leather handle on forged iron No markings appear visible. Attributed to Estwing line. Approximate dimensions: 14...
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American Industrial Vintage Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Iron

I Love Lucy MCM Old Fashioned Sculptural Glass TV Tube 1950s Vintage, USA
By RCA
Located in National City, CA
For your consideration: Mid-Century Modern old fashioned sculptural glass TV tube Days of I Love Lucy vintage sculptural glass television tube, 1950s Designed for RCA and Curtis Ma...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Glass

Distressed Military Light Green Wood Ammo Box + Leather Handle Carry Case 1940s
Located in National City, CA
For your consideration: Vintage Military Carry case handled box in wood with leather handles, painted light green Appears as distressed Military Ammo box in light green Measures: 1...
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American Industrial Vintage Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Leather, Wood

French Engraved Snake on a Cane or Walking Stick Phoney War, Meuse 1939/1940
Located in FR
Cane carved during the phoney war, France, 1939 A snake is engraved around the stick Poplar The phoney war, is the period of the beginning of the Second World War which lies betwe...
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French Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Poplar

The Beatles 'Yellow Submarine' Original Vintage Movie Poster, Japanese, 1969
Located in Devon, GB
This fantastically bizarre Japanese B2 poster offers some of the best artwork created to promote The Beatles 1968 hit psychedelic musical animation 'Yellow Submarine,' with its optic...
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Japanese Post-Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

Collection of Vintage Shaving Brushes
Located in Buffalo, NY
A collection of 17 distinctive vintage shaving brushes from the 1940s-1950s. Great design, colors, bakelite, carved plastic, wood. Horsehair, nylon, wonderful display or objects, sev...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Nylon, Plastic, Bakelite, Wood

This is Abraham Lincoln by Frederick Hill Meserve, Limited Edition, 1941
Located in Colorado Springs, CO
Meserve, Frederick Hill. This is Abraham Lincoln. Harrogate: Lincoln Memorial University City, 1941. Limited edition. Includes 30 tipped-in poster stamps. Bound in publisher's origin...
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Vintage Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

Original Vintage 1963 Beatles Concert Ticket
Located in Bristol, GB
An original ticket to the Beatles' November 12, 1963 show at the Guildhall in Portsmouth. The Beatles and their music need no introduction. As a result of their all-encompassing ...
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Vintage Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

WWII Trench Periscope in Case Dated 1945
Located in London, GB
A Second World War British trench periscope in case, by H.G.P. dated 1945. In original case. Prism housing marked: PERISCOPE No 14A MK III X 10 Ø 4° H.G.P. 1945 REGd No 8960 O....
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English Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Optical Glass

Audrey Hepburn "Roman Holiday" Original Vintage Movie Poster, American, 1953
Located in Devon, GB
A delightful US window card for Audrey Hepburn's 1953 Hollywood debut "Roman Holiday," the reverse Cinderella story of a frustrated young princess who eludes her attendants for 24 ho...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

Beatles 'Help!' Original Vintage Movie Poster by Eryk Lipinski, Polish, 1967
Located in Devon, GB
Although Western films were shown during the Soviet era in the Communist Bloc, American publicity materials were banned, allowing the state-commissioned artists to operate with total...
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Polish Post-Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

'Batman' Original Vintage Movie Poster, American, 1966
Located in Devon, GB
"For the first time on the motion picture screen in color!" A fabulously kitsch and colorful US One Sheet poster for the first full length feature film of the DC Comics character Bat...
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American Post-Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

James Bond 'Thunderball' Original Vintage Movie Poster, Japanese, 1965
Located in Devon, GB
In Sean Connery's fourth outing as suave secret agent James Bond, 'Thunderball' saw the British spy dispatched to the Bahamas to recover two nuclear warheads stolen by Spectre, culmi...
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Japanese Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

1960s Leather Boxing Ball
Located in High Point, NC
A leather boxing ball from Czechia circa 1960. A lozenge of tan leather filled with padding. Metal rings at each end allow the ball to be hung as a target for striking practice. The ...
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Czech Vintage Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Leather

100-Record Retro American Seeburg Select-O-Matic V-200 Jukebox
Located in London, GB
100-Record Retro American Seeburg Select-O-Matic V-200 Jukebox, American, c. 1955 Dimensions: Height 149cm, width 91cm, depth 68cm This stylish vinyl jukebox is a classic Americ...
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American Modern Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Chrome, Brass

Texas State Flag, ca 1920-1950
Located in York County, PA
Flag Of The Republic Of Texas, Which Became The Texas State Flag, Made Circa 1920 – 1950 Texas State flag, made sometime in the period between 1920 and 1950. The single star is ma...
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American Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Cotton

The War Speeches of the Rt. Hon. Winston S. Churchill, Signed by Churchill
Located in Colorado Springs, CO
The War Speeches of the Rt. Hon. Winston S. Churchill, signed by Churchill in Vol Two, First Edition, Three Volume Set in Original Dust Jackets, 1950 Churchill, Winston S.; Charle...
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Vintage Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

Original Early Irish IPA Back Bar Mirror Advertising
Located in Ferndale, MI
Early, probably pre WW2 Edinburgh India Pale Ale advertising back bar mirror.
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Irish American Classical Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Mirror

Midcentury Modern CGE 'Compagnia Generale Elettricità' Cast Iron Ceiling Fan
Located in Firenze, Tuscany
Made from General Electric in Italy. To be used only with 220 Volts Perfectly functioning and balanced with 3 new wooden blades. 220 V - 80 watts - 19 Kg. Dimmer and hook to the ...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Iron, Brass

Sketch of the Futurist Poster "Day of Two Crosses", Against Tuberculosis, 1939
Located in Milan, IT
Sketch of the futurist poster "Day of two crosses, 16th April 1939, XVII", mixed technique of pastel and water-color, for an Italian campaign against tuberculosis, to inform people a...
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Italian Futurist Vintage Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

Longines
Located in Saint-Ouen, FR
Manufacturer: Longines Model: Horn Ball Year: 1930 Serial number: 3739371 Material(s): 18-karat gold Dimensions: 25 x 31mm Glass: Sapphire Lume: No Calib...
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Swiss Vintage Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Gold

Vintage Norseman Style Polished Chrome Viking Helmet
Located in Haddonfield, NJ
Post modern polished chrome Viking helmet. The only known Viking helmet with the possibility of reconstruction was found in Norway. This great archeological find inspired the Norsem...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Chrome

Vintage Metal Pedal Car
Located in High Point, NC
A metal pedal car from the 1960s. This sophisticated toy has the long, low, flat shape of a vintage car; a raised steering wheel and the back license plate add to this charming impre...
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European Vintage Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Metal

'Breakfast at Tiffany's' Original Vintage US Lobby Card Movie Poster, 1961
Located in Devon, GB
Lobby Cards were designed for display in a cinema lobby to lure the movie-going public. Typically released in sets of 8, each card depicted a different scene from the film. This char...
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American Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

German Military 12 x 60 Carl Zeiss Observation Binoculars
Located in Oxfordshire, GB
Carl Zeiss 12 x 60 Binoculars. A pair of rare Second World War Carl Zeiss 12 x 60 German ex-military binocular director telescope for a 4 m rangefinder. These observation binoculars...
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Vintage Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Aluminum

Soldier's Story by Omar Bradley, Signed Limited Edition, 1951
Located in Colorado Springs, CO
Bradley, Omar N. A Soldier’s Story. New York: Henry Holt & Company, 1951. Limited edition printing, #697 of 750 copies. Signed by Bradley on the limitation page. In original cloth bi...
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American Vintage Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

Animal Farm by George Orwell, First American Edition
Located in Colorado Springs, CO
Orwell, George. Animal Farm. New York: Harcourt, Brace and Co., 1946. First American edition. First issue dust jacket with mylar cover. Presented in a custom clamshell. This first...
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American Vintage Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

Breakfast at Tiffany's A Short Novel and Three Stories, Signed by Truman Capote
Located in Colorado Springs, CO
Capote, Truman. Breakfast at Tiffany's: A short novel and three stories. New York: Random House, 1958. Third edition. Signed by Capote on the title page. In the original publisher’s ...
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American Vintage Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

The Fountainhead by Ayn Rand, Early Blakiston Edition, 1943
Located in Colorado Springs, CO
Rand, Ayn. The Fountainhead. Philadelphia: The Blakiston Company, 1943. Early wartime edition. In its original dust jacket and hardcover, burgundy cloth boards with gilt titles to fr...
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American Vintage Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

'The Ipcress File' Original Vintage Movie Poster, South African, 1965
Located in Devon, GB
An exceedingly rare poster for the South African release of the 1965 British espionage thriller 'The Ipcress File' starring Michael Caine as agent Harry Palmer. The South African one...
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South African Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

'Superman Flies Again' Original Vintage Australian Daybill Movie Poster, 1954
Located in Devon, GB
Superman jets off on this super rare stone lithography daybill poster for the Australian release of 'Superman Flies Again,' a 1954 compilation of three episodes of the hit US televis...
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Australian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

Mid-20th Century Hide and Wood Game Paddle
Located in Atlanta, GA
A leather and wooden gaming paddle from the mid-20th century. This vintage game paddle from India features a wooden handle and droplet-shaped body which has been wrapped in stretched...
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Indian Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Metal

"Penny Pineapple" Mechanical Bank Commemorating Hawaiin Statehood American, 1960
Located in Incline Village, NV
Cast Iron mechanical bank manufactured in Littlestown and Deer Park Pennsylvania. Imswiler and Saylor (note embossing on bottom plate) purchased casting rights and manufactured the f...
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American Folk Art Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Iron, Iron

Vintage Note/Phone Number Keeper Made in Japan
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Telephone number keeper or just a note keeper notepad from the 19960Â’s made in Japan, the brand is Lion. Metal with vinyl accents. Measurements: 6.5 deep x 4 wide x 1 high (i...
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Japanese Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Metal

Red Arrow Reflect O Flare Light Vintage Car Safety Device Compact Road Hazard
Located in National City, CA
Vintage automotive safety road hazard gear compact reflect o flare for vintage car enthusiasts in reflector red, midcentury period. New Jersey USA (model 96) Red paint has some oxi...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Metal

Don Quixote Sancho Panza and Windmill Machine Age Chrome Sculpture, a Trio
Located in Atlanta, GA
A stunning trio of Machine Age chromed metal sculptures, featuring Don Quixote, Sancho Panza, and a windmill. Incredible precise metal sculpture works with Machine Age stylized robot...
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French Machine Age Vintage Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Metal, Chrome

Agnes Varda's 'Lions Love' Original Vintage Movie Poster, French, 1969
Located in Devon, GB
Silkscreen printed in glorious day-glo orange and mauve, this rare half-grande poster for the French release of art-house icon Agnès Varda’s 'Lions Love' packs a serious punch. Regar...
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French Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

Industrial Midcentury Nail Pliers Pincers Tool Rustic Steel Iron Patina 1960s
Located in National City, CA
Vintage tool nail pliers pincers pullers. Made in the USA. 1960s Signs of vintage wear and tons of character present. Great design and form. Wonderful prop. Dimensions: 12.25 H x...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Steel, Iron

Machine Age Industrial Streamline U.S. Navy Radar Assembly by RCA circa WW II
Located in Dallas, TX
Machine Age Art Deco Industrial Streamline U.S. Navy Radar Assembly by RCA circa WW II Tall sculptural radar loop assembly for World War Two Naval ship, submarine, plane or dirigibl...
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American Industrial Vintage Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Aluminum, Iron

Japanese Aeronautical Compass WWII Brass and Glass
Located in Milan, IT
Rare Japanese aeronautical compass made in WWII, made of brass and glass, mounted on springs with the function of absorbing shocks and vibrations, internal goniometric circle at the ...
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Japanese Vintage Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Brass

Jacqueline Kennedy Authentic 1960s Artbag Creations Handbag
Located in Bristol, GB
A black leather handbag gifted by Jacqueline Kennedy to Maud Shaw, her children’s nanny Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis (1929-1994) married John F Kennedy in 1953. When he was elected ...
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Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Leather

Otis Redding Vintage 1960s Signed Album Cover
Located in Bristol, GB
A rare signed copy of Otis Redding's debut album Pain in My Heart, released in January 1964. Otis Redding (1941-1967) was an American singer / songwriter, and is regarded as one of ...
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British Vintage Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

Gretna Green Vintage Runaway Marriage Collection, 1930s
Located in Bristol, GB
Two items connected with Gretna Green, a popular site for runaway couples. A postcard signed by anvil priest Richard Rennison. An original blank marriage certificate signed by ...
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Vintage Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

The Beatles Genuine 1964 Slept-in Bed Linen
Located in Bristol, GB
A unique set of Beatles Memorabilia A set of four pieces of white bed linen (approximate 1/2cm x 1/2cm) each slept on by one of The Beatles.  The linen was kept from a visit ma...
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Vintage Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Cotton

Original 1960s Pontins May Ball Color Music Poster
Located in Bristol, GB
- A rare original poster for the Pontins May Ball in 1968 - Stars The Crazy World of Arthur Brown, Jimmy James and the Vagabonds and Rod Mason's Jazzband - A superb piece of me...
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British Vintage Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

The Beatles Original 1963 Signatures in Autograph Book
Located in Bristol, GB
- Set of gorgeous Beatles autographs: John Lennon, Paul McCartney and George Harrison. - Accompanied by another page from an autograph book, where Lennon has also signed "Benny Higg...
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Vintage Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Other

Oliver Hardy Vintage 1930s Autographed Divorce Document on Paper
Located in Bristol, GB
Oliver Hardy was an American comedian and actor, most famous for being one half of the popular comedy duo, Laurel and Hardy. One of the most popular comedians of all time, and a cent...
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American Vintage Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

James Dean Original Autographed 1949 High School Yearbook Page
Located in Bristol, GB
- James Dean's yearbook from Fairmount High School, 1949 - Rare signing of "Jim" by the soon-to-be screen star - Brilliant caption, naming Dean as "our regular basketball guy" ...
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American Vintage Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

John F Kennedy Original 1960 Presidential Campaign Color Poster
Located in Bristol, GB
- An original poster from John F. Kennedy's 1960 presidential Campaign - In exceptional condition, professionally mounted and framed with bold colors This large 27" x 41" post...
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American Vintage Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

Grandma Moses Vintage 1950s Autographed Color Photograph
Located in Bristol, GB
American painter Grandma Moses (1860-1961) was discovered by the collector Louis Caldor. At the time, Grandma Moses was bartering paintings at the women's exchange during the Gre...
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Vintage Mid-20th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Other