Monthly Archives: September 2003

Hearth to Hearth: Food at the Tavern

Hearth to Hearth: Food at the Tavern – The Journal of Antiques and Collectibles – September 2003 By Alice Ross Before the current age of entertainment, taverns in the 18th and early 19th centuries were the important social centers of most communities. They provided the men of most communities a place to gather for drinking, celebrations, catching up […]

The National Museum of American Illustration: A New Treasure in Newport, Rhode Island

The National Museum of American Illustration: A New Treasure in Newport, Rhode Island – The Journal of Antiques and Collectibles – September 2003 A New Treasure in Newport, Rhode Island Long shunned by art museums for their mass-produced works, illustrators have earned a home of their own in one of Newport’s most beautiful neighborhoods. The National […]

Make Money Advertising Your Antiques Business

Make Money Advertising Your Antiques Business – Business of Doing Business – The Journal of Antiques and Collectibles – By Ed Welch Antiques dealers need two types of advertising, “wanted to buy” and “wanted to sell.” “Wanted to buy” ads and “wanted to sell” ads are fundamentally different from one another: They are worded differently and […]