Tokens of the Gilded Age

Tokens of the Gilded Age

This month we feature objects from the latter years of the 19th century, a period Mark Twain aptly named The Gilded Age, for its excess and superficial splendor. It was a golden era for political accessories and swag, and has bequeathed us a
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Closed April 4-5

We will be closed Thursday, April 4 and Friday, April 5. Orders placed during our absence will ship Monday, April 8. We will monitor email and phone messages, and respond to anything urgent.
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New Closeouts category

Announcing a new special category of closeout and discontinued items... CLOSEOUTS Many items in this category are in short supply and will not be restocked. Others are being phased out. Once they're gone, they're gone! A great
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A 20th century selection

A 20th century selection

It's already March?! Seems like the year only started but we live in exciting times. This month we have a selection of 20th century items, including rare McKinley, TR, Cox, Debs, Coolidge, FDR and Truman pins, a great World War II poster with
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More markdowns and auctions!

More markdowns and auctions!

20+ items have been added to  Markdowns  and 35  auctions on eBay  will end over two days starting Monday. Some great items, including one of the rarest Debs buttons we have ever handled.
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Reconstruction era politics

Reconstruction era politics

We begin 2024 with an offering of Reconstruction era items, featuring another installment from the major collection of political exonumia we secured last fall, with many high grade and rare specimens. This period spans the presidencies of Andrew
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Closed January 22-24

We will be closed Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, January 22-24. Orders placed during our absence will ship no later than Friday, January 26. We will monitor email and phone messages, and respond to anything urgent.
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New Markdowns category

A new  Markdowns  category was added in December. Items that haven't sold after a period of time are typically reduced, but now you have an easy way to see everything, with the amount of the reduction, in one category. The marked down
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Closed January 11-15

We will close Thursday, January 11, returning after the MLK holiday. Orders placed during our absence will ship no later than Wednesday, January 17. We will monitor email and phone messages, and respond to anything urgent.
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Freedom to All

Freedom to All

Our final update of 2023 features items from the years leading up to and during the Civil War, a conflict that arose over sectional differences stemming from the extension of slavery. As long as the "peculiar institution" remained confined to the
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Closed December 7-14

We will be closed starting Thursday, December 7, returning Friday, December 15. Orders placed during our absence will ship no later than Monday, December 18. We will monitor email and phone messages, and respond to anything urgent.
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Dem-Pops and Gold Republicans

Dem-Pops and Gold Republicans

This month we feature items from a 20 year period that was arguably the golden age of political Americana: 1896 to 1916. Politics underwent radical transformation, from the relatively closed system of electing leaders of the 19th century, to the
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The Early Republic

The Early Republic

The early years of the Republic, from the adoption of the Constitution and presidency of George Washington, to the death of Zachary Taylor at the midpoint of the 19th century, frame the selection of items featured in our October update. This
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Closed Oct. 4-9

We will be closed starting Wednesday, October 4, returning after the Columbus / Indigenous Day holiday. Orders placed during our absence will ship no later than Wednesday, October 11. We will monitor email and phone messages, and respond to
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Back Jack and Stop the War

Back Jack and Stop the War

With nearly 100 new listings, this is among our largest updates, all postwar era material from Truman to Jimmy Carter, with an emphasis on John F. Kennedy, who in many ways defined the times and is the standard against which all modern presidents
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100 restocks & 50 auctions

100 restocks & 50 auctions

We're back from summer vacation and just added a large number of items to the  Back in Stock  category. Many of these items sold out years ago, and stock is limited. You'll definitely want to browse this category in case you
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Closed August 2-7

We will close Wednesday, August 2, reopening Tuesday, August 8. Orders placed during our absence will ship no later than August 9. We will monitor email and phone messages, and respond to anything urgent.
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Paradoxical politics: The 1920s and '30s

Paradoxical politics: The 1920s and '30s

We are back with a selection of items from the 1920s and '30s. It was a time of stark contradictions. Prohibition took effect simultaneously with women achieving full suffrage rights. Pro-enforcement Republicans sat in the White House as a
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Happy 4th from Legacy Americana

Happy 4th from Legacy Americana

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Stalwarts and Bloody Shirts

Stalwarts and Bloody Shirts

The final decades of the 19th century were largely a time of peace and prosperity. Americans, still traumatized by the rupture of the Civil War, came to a tacit agreement not to let politics lead to bloodshed, and agued over boring and benign
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