Houston (PRWEB) February 19, 2013
Organizers are anticipating hundreds of attendees over a two-day period when the Greater Houston Metro Antique Postcard & Paper Americana Show and Sale occurs Friday and Saturday, March 15-16.
Antique postcard and paper buyers and sellers 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 postcards and paper items 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 starts at 9 a.m., Friday, and is $5, per person, and covers both days. Regular admission is $3 per person, available beginning at 10 a.m.; it too covers both days.
Show times are 10 a.m. – 6 p.m., Friday, March 15; and 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., Saturday, March 16.
The show is scheduled for Ramada Inn & Suites Houston North, 16510 I-45 North (North Freeway),
Exit #64 Richey Road and F.M. 1960.
This show is being produced by Jim Taylor, and CourthouseSquare.net, and will be produced in the spring and (possibly) in the fall, annually.
Additional details and background available at http://www.courthousesquare.net or by contacting Jim Taylor, 888.451.0340, jmtaylor (at) ipa (dot) net