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September 12, 2014 at 5:00PM a large Toy Train

and Railroad Memorabilia Collection

Preview Sept. 12th 10:00AM until sale time or by appointment

The majority of items from the collection of the late Norman “Ric” Nelson of Silver Spring, MD. Mr. Nelson was a retired WETA-TV broadcast technician and former Montgomery County police officer.  Mr. Nelson had been a Washington area guitarist since the 1950′s. As a teenager in country entertainer Luke Gordon’s band, he frequently played behind singer Patsy Cline. He was a member of the B&O Railroad Historical Society and did volunteer work at the B&O Archives.

The majority of the toy trains are unused and Mint in Original boxes. Makers are; Lionel, Mikes Train House, Rail King by MTH, Williams, Weaver 3rd Rail and more. A good selection of Railroad Memorabilia from the B&O archives, Western MD, RR, C&O RR and others. Includes blueprint guides, photos, documents and more interesting items.


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Coming in October and November

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October, 2014 Estate Sale with Mid-Century and Antique Furnishings

A large selection of antique French Copper and Brass wear with some very interesting items. 

A Full Tiger and Zebra Skins with provenance, Buffalo Hide and more

Ethnographic material, Antique furnishings, decorative items and much more


November, 2014 Toys, Advertising, Carnival and Circus Items including 11 Sideshow Banners from an Indiana Collection – stored since the late 1990′s