Headlines Tagged with Collectibles — 360 headlines found
The effort by Columbia University and the Morgan Library & Museum to record scents in old books and associated objects is a worthy project....A dictionary owned by Mark Twain still had a distinct aroma of tobacco in its pages. Twain, of course, was an in
Mar 27, 2017 New York Times
added Mar 28, 2017 00:16
Seven rare, identical Ty Cobb baseball cards more than a century old were found weeks ago inside a torn paper bag on the floor a house...also came printed with his name on the reverse side, above the phrase "King of the Smoking Tobacco World."
Mar 2, 2016 Reuters
added Mar 3, 2016 22:39
New databases are enabling historians and descendants of slaves to piece together family trees and identify patterns in the lives of runaways...A portrait of Elisa Greenwell, a slave who escaped a Maryland tobacco plantation, was acquired by the National
Feb 18, 2016 New York Times
added Feb 18, 2016 22:17
More than 100 years ago, a gentleman began collecting baseball cards that came with his packs of cigarettes. His impressive collection stayed in his family, and after all these years, it is finally being offered to the public. This century-old haul featur
Jan 7, 2015 Business Wire
added Jan 8, 2015 10:43
Burdick was a simple-living bachelor from the Syracuse area who found distraction from his chronic arthritis in the collection and study of American cards and ephemera, including the baseball-theme trade cards produced by tobacco and candy companies.
Jul 12, 2013 New York Times
added Jul 12, 2013 16:33
A man entered the Secret Stash with five long boxes of comic books, thinking he was going to get five grand for them. However, the bags were yellow, and the comics smelled of smoke. Because of the cigar smoke damage, Walt was only able to offer $500 for t
Oct 22, 2012 Comicbook.com
added Oct 23, 2012 15:03
once belonging to Agatha Christie, up for grabs at a Sotheby’s sale. The Christie case was given by the famed British novelist to saxophonist Bob Leeming as a present to express her gratitude.
Jun 18, 2012 RT TV / TV Novosti (ru)
added Jun 21, 2012 10:31
Apr 7, 2012 Tempo (ph)
added Apr 7, 2012 00:00
Smoking may have gone the way of ‘Mad Men,’ but good design never quits. Photo Maria Sanchez, $211, yoox.com. Credit Mari Maeda and Yuji Oboshi Photo Baccarat, $750, barneys.com. Credit Mari Maeda and Yuji Oboshi Photo Fundamental.Berlin, $80, shop-te
Nov 21, 2017 New York Times
added Nov 22, 2017 05:22
[UK] Previously unseen letter from a Titanic passenger in which he expressed his regret that his wife and daughter were not with him goes up for auction
Simonius-Blumer had been playing cards in the smoking room until 11pm. He was in his stateroom at the time of the collision 'Here in the smoking room you can feel the propellers working, while in my cabin it is as quiet as in my room at home.
Apr 20, 2017 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 20, 2017 20:15