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What Is It? December 2016

What Is It? December 2016

Send your answers to the What Is It contest, postmarked by December 20, to the Mountain States Collector, P.O. Box 1003, Bailey, CO 80421. Three winners will be drawn. Winners receive a year’s subscription to the Mountain States Collector.

by · December 4, 2016 · 0 comments · What Is It?
The Antique Wisdom of Sally Starr

The Antique Wisdom of Sally Starr

By Jon DeStefano   Thomas Jefferson said,”That which we elect to surround ourselves with becomes the museum of our soul and the archives of our experience.” That quote was probably related to antiques and he was talking to Sally Starr because she took his words to heart and shaped her life around them. Sally loved antiques since she was three […]

by · November 7, 2016 · 0 comments · Feature Article
Help Support Small Business Saturday, November 26 Homestead Antique Mall Leading the Way

Help Support Small Business Saturday, November 26 Homestead Antique Mall Leading the Way

Small Business Saturday is a way for people to support small businesses that are a large part of our community. Homestead Antique Mall, Tennyson Street Warehouse and My Favorite Things are three such businesses that offer one of a kind and unique items.   Homestead Antique Mall, located at 6530 Wadsworth Blvd. in Arvada has over 70 of Denver’s finest […]

by · November 7, 2016 · 0 comments · Feature Article
The Appraiser’s Diary: Veterans Day Honor the Sacrifice of Many

The Appraiser’s Diary: Veterans Day Honor the Sacrifice of Many

By Rachel Hoffman   Freedom comes at a high price when men and women have to risk and sacrifice their lives for the nation we have built and way of life we have come to enjoy. The men and women who have served our country in times of war and peace are some of our nation’s best citizens. We justly […]

by · November 7, 2016 · 0 comments · Appraiser's Diary
Thanksgiving on Paper

Thanksgiving on Paper

By Robert Reed   The grand holiday of Thanksgiving has been celebrated in many ways over the decades, and a surprising amount of it remains in memories of paper.   Trade cards, holiday postcards, magazine covers, menus, and colorful decorations have all faithfully carried the enduring Thanksgiving theme nationwide.   Historians have long noted that President George Washington delivered an […]

by · November 6, 2016 · 0 comments · Feature Article