Delaware Memorabilia Auction

Extensive collection of Delaware Ohio postcards and advertising pieces

Began: 03/01/20 at 2:00 PM EST
Location: 500 E. Lincoln Ave., (Mingo Park – Hillborn Room), Delaware, OH 43015

Historical Delaware Memorabilia Auction

March 1, 2020 @ 2PM

Doors Open at Approximately 1PM


500 E Lincoln Avenue – Delaware, OH 43015

(Mingo Park – Hillborn Room – Look for Signs)


This extensive collection of Delaware, OH related items took decades to assemble is now being  made available for your bidding. This is an impressive collection comprised of hundreds of items, we’ve never seen many of these items and we are proud to offer you some true treasures.  Below is a partial listing. Everything sells absolute!

HUNDREDS OF POSTCARDS – All Delaware, OH related, many Ohio Wesleyan related. Also included are images including the 1916 storm, Downtown Delaware, Houses, Churches, Aerial Views, Businesses, Bun’s, Big Four Railroad Station, Parades, 30+ 1913 Flood images, Sulpher Springs, Deposit Banking Co. Souvenir cards, Mckenzie Lumber and much more! MISC. EPHEMERA – Numerous letters from the 1800’s, Bun’s Menus, Sunray Stove Co. Booklet, 1818 $5 Delaware County National Bank of Delaware, OH bill, 1854 Delaware County Branch bill, 1929 $20 Delaware County Bill, Oak Hall School Souvenir, Delaware High School Commencement Program, Receipts, 1894 Delaware County Fair Program, 1860’s Delaware County Fair Premium tags, Funeral Fans, 1848 Letter of Expulsion from Odd Fellows, Railroad Stereoscope Image, 1913 Delaware Gazette Flood Issue, Kintz Bros. Grill items, misc. items including names of Delaware Chair Co., Fritz Pfiffner, Mclure, Styles, Hoffman, Riddle, Graff, Hoeffle & Willis, Durth and more. MISC OTHER ITEMS – 1944 Relay Baton From Event at OWU, FB Willis Campaign Button, 1939 Delawarian, 1936 OWU vs. Xavier football program, Panoramic Photo of Sandusky Street, 1874 Geological Survey, COMPLETE 1866 Atlas of Delaware County by Beers, Soule & Co., Case Dairy Products Glass Gallon Jug, Delaware Milk Company Cottage Cheese Crock, Delaware Ice and Coal Ice Tongs, Delaware Bottles, Cigar Boxes, Sheriff’s Badge, Hotel Donavin Key w/ Brass tag, trade tokens and more. MODERN ITEMS – Modern publications including Ghost Towns book, History and Photographic books and OWU History.

TERMS-NOTE: Cash, check and CC accepted (4% buyer’s premium for credit card). Restrooms available. Don’t miss this opportunity, bring a friend!


Collin Howard

 Wes Wigton




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