Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Private Collection: Drafting Board

This drafting board is from the late 1960's to early 1970's. It was used by the original owner in central Iowa and was inherited by the current owner and is in a private collection in NW Iowa.




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Private Collection: Iowa State Capitol Building Copper Roof Material

These pieces of Iowa history are in a private collection in NW Iowa.













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Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Private Collection: 1975 Iowa State Fair Snoopy Souvenir

This Snoopy toy is from the 1975 Iowa State Fair. It was originally mounted to a stick. The current owners parents purchased it for her when they attended the Iowa State Fair that year shortly after moving to Des Moines, Iowa im 1975. She was 3 years old at the time. Snoopy is in a private collection in NW Iowa.















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Private Collection: Lincoln-Kennedy Penny

This is Lincoln-Kennedy Penny given to customer by various banks across the country. Some of the facts while true are mere coincidences and others are not correct. This penny still belongs to the original owner and is in a private collection in NW Iowa.




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Previous articles in the series:
Private Collection: Kodak Partytime Instant Camera
Private Collection: Kiwi Shoe Server Kit
Private Collection: 1930's Listerine Bottle
Private Collection: The New Orpheum 80th Anniversary Commemorative Merlot Bottle
Private Collection: Fat's Inagural Great Beer Ride Across Iowa Bottle
Private Collection: Odell Brewing and Boulevard Brewing Companies Silver Anniversary Bottle
Private Collection: 2012 Model A Day Lager Bottle
Private Collection: c.1961 Motorola Record Player
Private Collection: California Raisin
Private Collection: Bedtime Bert
Private Collection: Idora Beaute Container
Private Collection: Standard Bearings Bottle Top
Private Collection: Vintage J. R. Watkins Menthol Camphor Container
Private Collection: Moosehaven, Florida Anniversary Plate
Private Collection: 1960 Coronado Dog Tax
Private Collection: Barley Dog Tag
Private Collection: Glenwood Safety Patrol Badge
Private Collection: 1964 Journeyman Plumber Coin
Private Collection: 1961 Park Forest Dog License
Private Collection: Langridge Drugs Tiny Bond
Private Collection: 1970's Baby Cloth Diaper Safety Pin
Private Collection: Midge Toy Die Cast Car
Private Collection: Cub Scouts 50th Anniversary Mug
Private Collection: Vintage Monopoly Game Piece
Private Collection: Rengo Obesity Treatment Box Lid
Private Collection: Air Way Auto Compass
Private Collection: Norlund Ice Cleat
Private Collection: 1970's Hy-Vee Sugar Free Root Beer Can
Private Collection: Outers No. 444 Gunslick Gun Cleaning Solvent
Private Collection: Taber's Floex Metal Gasket Cement Bottle
Private Collection: Matchbook, Elliott Lumber and Coal
Private Collection: Matchbook, The Tiki
Private Collection: Matchbook, The Tin Cup Restaurant, El Mirador Cocktail Lounge, and Hotel Francis
Private Collection: Matchbook, Turn Style
Private Collection: Matchbook, Baker Auto Parts
Private Collection: Matchbook, Union Bank
Private Collection: 1930's to 1940's Hamms Beer Can
Private Collection: 1930's to 1940's Stag Beer Can
Private Collection: The Great Muppet Caper Glasses
Private Collection: Smurf Glasses, Smurfette
Private Collection: A&W Dancing Bear Glass
Private Collection: Fly Fishing Reel
Private Collection: 4th Brewing Company Beer Coasters
Private Collection: Twirling Baton
Private Collection: Pipes and Pipe Stand
Private Collection: Depression era Rittenhouse Door Chime
Private Collection: 1960's Ceramic Duck
Private Collection: Auto Strop Safety Razor
Private Collection: Hemming Reloading Service Ammunition Box
Private Collection: 1984 Chicago Cubs
Private Collection: Late 1950's, Early 1960's Tonka Allied Moving Truck
Private Collection: Schwinn American Advertisement
Private Collection: 1992 Topps Micro Baseball Cards
Private Collection: 1966 Batman Pin
Private Collection: Barilla Plus Souvenir Hacky Sack
Private Collection: Brian Duffy RAGBRAI Cartoon Cube
Private Collection: RAGBRAI Playing Cards
Private Collection: RAGBRAI XXVI, 1998
Private Collection: RAGBRAI XXXVI, 2008 Souvenir
Private Collection: RAGBRAI XXXVIII, 2010 Souvenir
Private Collection: RAGBRAI XLIV, 2006 Souvenir
Private Collection: RAGBRAI XLIII, 2015 Souvenir
Private Collection: 1985 Polish Postage Stamp
Private Collection: Bicycle Poker Chip
Private Collection: Bicycle Tournament Coin
Private Collection: 1972 Munich Olympic Games Cycling Pin
Private Collection: 1984 Los Angeles Olympic Games Russian Soviet Cycling Pin
Private Collection: 1996 Atlanta Olympic Games Cycling Pins, Magnet, and Coin
Private Collection: Marineland Pennant
Private Collection: Chicago Cubs 1984 N.L. East Division Champions Pennant
Private Collection: Iowa Cubs Pennant
Private Collection: Orpheum Theater Grand Re-Opening Ticket
Private Collection: USS Arizona Memorial Theater and Ferry Admission Pass
Private Collection: The Plaza Inn Token
Private Collection: Sears Centennial Coin
Private Collection: Softball
Private Collection: Antique Garden Cultivator
Private Collection: U.S. Mailbox Bank

Sunday, January 31, 2016

Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Music Artifacts: Ron Emory Display

On public display in the Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino are artifacts from famous musicians. The artifacts range from stage costumes, guitars, portraits, musical instruments and even a surf board. Some of the music stars are gone, some are retired and some are still performing today.

Ron Emory display:











Previous articles in the series:
Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Music Artifacts: Prince
Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Music Artifacts: Slash
Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Music Artifacts: David Cassidy
Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Music Artifacts: Stevie Nicks Display
Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Music Artifacts: Mick Jagger Display
Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Music Artifacts: James Brown Display
Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Music Artifacts: Kid Rock Display
Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Music Artifacts: Johnny Cash Display
Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Music Artifacts: Elvis Presley Display
Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Music Artifacts: Fleetwood Mac Display
Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Music Artifacts: Lynyrd Skynyrd Display
Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Music Artifacts: Creedence Display
Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Music Artifacts: Styx Display
Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Music Artifacts: Soundgarden Display
Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Music Artifacts: Keith Urban Display
Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Music Artifacts: Korn Display
Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Music Artifacts: Ozzy Osbourne Display
Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Music Artifacts: Michael Jackson Display
Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Music Artifacts: Tommy Bolin Display
Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Music Artifacts: Steven Tyler Display
Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Music Artifacts: Mariah Carey Display
Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Music Artifacts: Bob Dylan Display
Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Music Artifacts: Steppenwolf Display
Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Music Artifacts: The Ramones Display
Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Music Artifacts: The Elton John Display
Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Music Artifacts: The Bo Diddley Display
Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Music Artifacts: The Buddy Holly Display
Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Music Artifacts: The Les Paul Display
Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Music Artifacts: The ZZ Top Display
Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Music Artifacts: The Kiss Display
Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Music Artifacts: The Billy Idol Display
Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Music Artifacts: The Joan Jett and the Blackhearts Display
Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Music Artifacts: The Trashmen Display
Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Music Artifacts: The Jan & Dean Display
Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Music Artifacts: The Beach Boys Display
Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Music Artifacts: The Beatles Display
Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Music Artifacts: The John Lennon Display
Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Music Artifacts: The Sir Paul McCartney Display
Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Music Artifacts: The Porl Thompson Display
Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Music Artifacts: The RATT Display
Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Music Artifacts: The John Bonamassa Display
Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Music Artifacts: The Ventures Display
Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Music Artifacts: The Tom Morello Display
Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Music Artifacts: The Brian Setzer Orchestra Display
Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Music Artifacts: The Steely Dan Display
Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Music Artifacts: The Led Zepplin Display
Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Music Artifacts: The Geri Halliwell Display
Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Music Artifacts: The Katie Perry Display
Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Music Artifacts: 2nd Tommy Bolin Display
Sioux City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Music Artifacts: John Entwistle Display