Greater Austin Antique Postcard and Paper Show Has New Venue, New Dates

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Organizers are anticipating hundreds of attendees over a two-day period when the Greater Austin Texas Antique Postcard & Paper Americana Show and Sale occurs Friday, May 31, and Saturday, June 1.

"This is a fun show for our vendors and customers. There is always something going on in Austin, to keep everyone busy,” said Jim Taylor, show organizer and owner of Courthouse Square Antique Postcards.

"This is a fun show for our vendors and customers. There is always something going on in Austin, to keep everyone busy,” said Jim Taylor, show organizer and owner of Courthouse Square Antique Postcards. "Our new Round Rock, North Austin location at Wingate by Wyndom, has great access, much less traffic congestion, and promises to bring great historical and fun postcards and photos to the collectors."

This is the 2013 Edition of the Greater Austin Texas Show and Sale, produced by Jim Taylor, and CourthouseSquare.net.

Antique postcard and paper buyers and sellers will enjoy two days of shopping, selling and trading. Thousands of pre-1940, original historic photos and postcards of towns and historical events are sorted alphabetically by town and priced individually, or in lots. Additionally rare, vintage Halloween, Santa, patriotic and more are available at this event.

Buyers and sellers from seven states bring nearly a million antique postcards for sale at the Postcard and Paper Americana show. They also buy collections and accumulations and give free appraisals of most all vintage postcards, old photographs, and paper ephemera.

Vendors are bringing original historical photographs of Texas, Missouri, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Arkansas, Oklahoma, Civil War, Western American, Route 66, mining, sports, political, maps, Native Americans, rodeo, movie, railroadiana, Oklahoma and Indian Territory, Victorian era, Kewpies, 101 Ranch, Border War and thousands of other topical and state view postcards. Other historical paper memorabilia and ephemera are also for sale.

“Early bird” admission cost, available at 9 a.m., Friday is $5 and covers both days. Regular admission is $3 per person, and is available at 10 a.m.; it too covers both days. Show times are 10 a.m. – 6 p.m., Friday May 31, and 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., Saturday, June 1.

The show is scheduled at Wingate by Wyndham, Williams Conference Center, 1209 N Interstate-35, Round Rock, TX 78664.

For more information, contact Jim Taylor, 888-451-0340, jmtaylor(at)ipa(dot)net.

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