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July 13, 2024:: United Auctions and Antique Purchasing auction of the Dan & Myrna Coleman Tool Collection continued in Portville, NY (and online)
July 19-21, 2024: Jacktown-Blue Mountain Antique Gas & Steam Engine Association 53rd Annual Antique Gas Engine & Tractor Show in Bangor, PA
July 25-27, 2024: Martin J. Donnelly Spectacular Summer Auction in Avoca, NY
July 26-28, 2024: Early American Muzzleloading Gunmakers Fair in Kempton, PA
July 26-28, 2024: Maine Japanese Woodworking Festival in Mercer, ME (limited pre-registered admission)
July 27, 2024: Great Planes Trading Co. Annual Hotter n Hell Antique Tool Auction in St. Charles (St. Louis), MO
August 9-10, 2024: Goschenhoppen Historians' 56th Annual Folk Festival at Henry Antes Plantation in Perkiomenville, PA
August 22, 2024: David Stanley Auction in Osgathorpe, Leicestershire, England
September 3-4, 2024: Martin J. Donnelly Auction (online only)
September 6-7, 2024: Toolgating and Auctions in Nashua, NH; organized by The Vintage Tool Shoppe
September 6-8, 2024: Fair Lawn Farm 18th Century Trades Fair in Highland County, VA
September 7, 2024: Rocky Mountain Tool Collectors Annual Meeting in Longmont, CO
September 8, 2024: Mid-West Tool Collectors Assoc. (M-WTCA) Area P Tool Trading in Barto, PA
September 15, 2024: Annual CRAFTS Picnic at Camp Tecumseh, NJ
September 18-21, 2024: Surveyors Historical Society Annual Rendezvous in Dubuque, IA
September 21, 2024: Great Planes Trading Co. Annual St. Charles Antique Tool Auction in St. Charles (St. Louis), MO
September 21, 2024: Northeast Woodworkers Association Annual Lumber & Tool Auction in Colonie, NY
September 29, 2024: CANCELLED Mid-West Tool Collectors Assoc. (M-WTCA) Area P Meet in Adamstown, PA
October 1-2, 2024: Martin J. Donnelly Auction (online only)
October 4-6, 2024: Association for Industrial Archaeology 2024 Conference in Cardiff, England
October 6, 2024: Tools of the Trades Fall Show & Sale in Pickering, Ontario, Canada
October 11-14, 2024: The Catskill Mountain Makers Camp in East Durham, NY
October 12-13, 2024: Landis Valley Village & Farm Museum Harvest Days in Lancaster, PA
October 19-20, 2024: Jacktown-Blue Mountain Antique Gas & Steam Engine Association 45th Annual Fall Harvest and Sawmill Show in Bangor, PA
November 1-2, 2024: 65th Brown Tool Sale and Auction in York, PA
November 3, 2024: CRAFTS Member Get-Together at the Moravian Blacksmith Shop in Bethlehem, PA
November 5-6, 2024: Martin J. Donnelly Auction (online only)
November 23, 2024: Great Planes Trading Co. Annual Fall Antique Tool Auction in St. Charles (St. Louis), MO
December 3-4, 2024: Martin J. Donnelly Auction (online only)

 

Past Events
July 10-11 2024: PITCA (Pressing Iron Trivet Club of America) Auction preceding the Annual Conference in Archbold, OH
June 29-July 7, 2024: Kutztown Folk Festival in Kutztown, PA
June 27, 2024: David Stanley Auction in Osgathorpe, Leicestershire, England
June 22, 2024: Horst Antique Tool Auction in Ephrata, PA
June 13-14, 2024: National Association of Watch and Clock Collectors (NAWCC) Convention in Chattanooga, TN
June 12-15, 2024: Mid-West Tool Collectors Assoc. (M-WTCA) Spring Meeting in Middleton, WI
June 8, 2024: Historic Trades Day incl. antique tool sale at Eric Sloane Museum in Kent, CT
June 7, 2024: Tin & Coppersmith Convergence in Blair, NE
June 6-9, 2024: Artist-Blacksmith's Association of North America (ABANA) 50th Anniversary Celebration & Conference in Johnstown, PA
June 5, 2024: Mining History Association 34th Annual Conference in Park City, UT
June 2, 2024: CRAFTS Member Meeting (and M-WTCA Area P Meet) in High Bridge, NJ
May 27, 2024: Whiskey River Trading Auction of vintage axes, saws, etc. (online only)
May 24-26, 2024: Bernardston Gas Engine Show & Giant Flea Market in Bernardston, MA
May 18-19, 2024: Jacktown-Blue Mountain Antique Gas & Steam Engine Association 38th Annual Swap Meet and Flea Market in Bangor, PA
May 16-18, 2024: Society for Industrial Archeology Annual Conference in Minneapolis, MN
May 17-19, 2024: Traditional Timber Frame Research & Advisory Group (TTRAG) Open Conference in Lancaster, PA (in partnership with the Delaware Valley Chapter of the Association for Preservation Technology)
May 11, 2024: History Day at East Jersey Old Town Village in Piscataway, NJ
May 9, 2024: David Stanley Auction in Osgathorpe, Leicestershire, England
May 7-8, 2024: Martin J. Donnelly Auction (online only)
May 4, 2024: Great Planes Trading Co. Annual Humboldt Iowa Antique Tool Auction in Humboldt, IA
April 26-27: Fine Woodworking New England free event in Manchester, CT (incl. antique tool flea market)
April 24-27, 2024: Early American Industries Assoc. (EAIA) Annual Meeting in Williamsburg, VA
April 21, 2024: Mid-West Tool Collectors Assoc. (M-WTCA) Area P Meet in Adamstown, PA
April 20, 2024: PAST Tool Collectors Spring Tool Show in Spreckels, CA
April 20, 2024: Horst Antique Tool Auction in Ephrata, PA
April 20, 2024: CRAFTS Tool Auction in Oldwick, NJ
April 13, 2024: Early American Industries Assoc. (EAIA) Regional Meeting at the American Precision Museum in Windsor, VT
April 7, 2024: Tools of the Trades Spring Show & Sale in Pickering, Ontario, Canada
April 7, 2024: Mid-West Tool Collectors Assoc. (M-WTCA) Area P Meet in Pittsburgh, PA
April 7, 2024: CRAFTS Member Meeting in High Bridge, NJ
April 2-3, 2024: Martin J. Donnelly Auction (online only)
March 30, 2024: Whiskey River Trading Auction of vintage axes, drawknives, etc. (online only)
March 27, 2024: Olde Trade Auction of tools and more (online only)
March 22-23, 2024: 64th Brown Tool Sale and Auction in York, PA
March 21, 2024: David Stanley Auction in Osgathorpe, Leicestershire, England
March 15-16, 2024: Potomac Antique Tools and Industries Assoc. (PATINA) Auction & Dealer Show in Damascus, MD
March 5-6, 2024: Martin J. Donnelly Auction (online only)
March 2, 2024: Whiskey River Trading Auction of vintage axes, drawknives, etc. (online only)
March 2, 2024: Great Planes Trading Co. Annual Cabin Fever Antique Tool Auction in St. Charles, MO (and online)
February 28, 2024: Olde Trade Auction of tools and more (online only)
February 18, 2024: Hartzell's Irons in the Fire Auction in Bangor, PA (and online)
February 17, 2024: Whiskey River Trading Auction of vintage axes, etc. (online only)
February 15-17, 2024: 35th Annual Air Works Consignment Auction in Millersburg, OH, including antique tools
February 9-11, 2024: The Woodworking Shows in Edison, NJ
February 6-7, 2024: Martin J. Donnelly Auction (online only)
February 4, 2024: CRAFTS Member Meeting in High Bridge, NJ
February 1, 2024: David Stanley Auction in Osgathorpe, Leicestershire, England
January 27, 2024: MWTCA Area P Annual Tool Show and Auction in York, PA
January 20, 2024: Horst Antique Tool Auction in Ephrata, PA
January 20, 2024: Jacktown-Blue Mountain Antique Gas & Steam Engine Association Snow Show in Bangor, PA
January 12-13, 2024: Cabin Fever Model Engineering Expo Show in Lebanon, PA
January 2-3, 2024: Martin J. Donnelly Auction (online only)
December 7, 2023: David Stanley Auction in Osgathorpe, Leicestershire, England
December 5-6, 2023: Martin J. Donnelly Auction (online only)
November 29, 2023: Dennis W. Ahrens Blacksmith Tools & Supplies Auction (online only)
November 25, 2023: Whiskey River Trading Auction of vintage axes, etc. (online only)
November 18, 2023: Brookline Auction Gallery November Tool Auction in Brookline, NH (and online)
November 18, 2023: Great Planes Trading Co. Annual Fall Antique Tool Auction in St. Charles (St. Louis), MO
November 7-8, 2023: Martin J. Donnelly Auction (online only)
November 5, 2023: CRAFTS Member Meeting in High Bridge, NJ
October 26, 2023: Chupp Auction of the Dan & Myrna Coleman Tool Collection continued in Shipshewana, IN (and online)
October 21-22, 2023: Jacktown-Blue Mountain Antique Gas & Steam Engine Association 44th Annual Fall Harvest and Sawmill Show in Bangor, PA
October 20-21, 2022: 63rd Brown Tool Auction in York, PA
October 15, 2023: Tools of the Trades Fall Show & Sale in Pickering, Ontario, Canada
October 7-8, 2023: Landis Valley Village & Farm Museum Harvest Days in Lancaster, PA
October 6-9, 2023: The Catskill Mountain Makers Camp in East Durham, NY
October 5, 2023: David Stanley Auction in Osgathorpe, Leicestershire, England
October 3-4, 2023: Martin J. Donnelly Auction (online only)
October 1, 2023: Mid-West Tool Collectors Assoc. (M-WTCA) Area P Meet in Adamstown, PA
September 30, 2023: EAIA Regional Meeting at The Stickley Museum in Fayetteville, NY
September 27-30, 2023: Mid-West Tool Collectors Assoc. (M-WTCA) Fall Meeting in Des Moines, IA
September 23-24, 2023: 53rd Annual Peters Valley Craft Fair in Augusta, NJ
September 15-17, 2023: 44th Annual Days of the Past Antique Power & Equipment Show at Washington Crossing State Park in Titusville, NJ
September 16, 2023: Northeast Woodworkers Association Annual Lumber & Tool Auction in Colonie, NY
September 16, 2023: Horst Antique Tool Auction in Ephrata, PA
September 13-16, 2023: Surveyors Historical Society Annual Rendezvous in Katy and San Felipe, TX
September 12, 2023: Bonhams Annual Instruments of Science and Technology Auction (online but based in London)
September 10, 2023: Annual CRAFTS Picnic at Camp Tecumseh, NJ
September 9, 2023: Rocky Mountain Tool Collectors Annual Meeting in Longmont, CO
September 9, 2023: Great Planes Trading Co. Annual St. Charles Antique Tool Auction in St. Charles (St. Louis), MO
September 5-6, 2023: Martin J. Donnelly Auction (online only)
September 1-2, 2023: Handworks in Amana, IA
August 11-12, 2023: Goschenhoppen Historians' 55th Annual Folk Festival at Henry Antes Plantation in Perkiomenville, PA
August 3, 2023: David Stanley Auction in Osgathorpe, Leicestershire, England
July 28-30, 2023: Early American Muzzleloading Gunmakers Fair in Kempton, PA
July 27, 2023: Annual PITCA (Pressing Iron Trivet Club of America) Auction by Hartzell's featuring items from the collections of William "Buck" Carson, David and Sue Irons, and the Late Madelyn Lapp; in Pittsburgh PA (and online)
July 27-29, 2023: Martin J. Donnelly Spectacular Summer Auction in Avoca, NY
July 21-22, 2023: Horst Summer Catalogued Antique & Americana Auction (including tool lots #102-119, 229-246) in Ephrata, PA
July 16-17, 2023: National Association of Watch and Clock Collectors (NAWCC) Ward Francillon Time Symposium in Lancaster, PA
July 14-16, 2023: Jacktown-Blue Mountain Antique Gas & Steam Engine Association 52nd Annual Antique Gas Engine & Tractor Show in Bangor, PA
July 8, 2023: Great Planes Trading Co. Annual Hotter n Hell Antique Tool Auction in St. Charles (St. Louis), MO
July 1-9, 2023: Kutztown Folk Festival in Kutztown, PA
June 25, 2023: Mid-West Tool Collectors Assoc. (M-WTCA) Area P Meet in Adamstown, PA
June 14-17, 2023: Mid-West Tool Collectors Assoc. (M-WTCA) Spring Meeting in Green Bay, WI
June 9, 2023: Chupp Auction of the Dan & Myrna Coleman Tool Collection continued in Portville, NY (and online)
June 8, 2023: David Stanley Auction in Osgathorpe, Leicestershire, England
June 8-11, 2023: Society for Industrial Archeology Annual Conference in Grand Rapids, MI
June 4, 2023: CRAFTS Member Meeting in High Bridge
June 3, 2023: PAST Tool Collectors Spring Tool Show in Spreckels, CA
June 2-3, 2023: Tool-Gating in New Hampshire & Auction in Brookline, NH; organized by The Vintage Tool Shoppe
May 26-28, 2023: Bernardston Gas Engine Show & Giant Flea Market in Bernardston, MA
May 20-21, 2023: Jacktown-Blue Mountain Antique Gas & Steam Engine Association 37th Annual Swap Meet and Flea Market in Bangor, PA
May 17-20, 2023: Early American Industries Assoc. (EAIA) Annual Meeting in Staunton, VA
May 13, 2023: History Day at East Jersey Old Town Village in Piscataway, NJ
May 13, 2023: Horst Antique Tool Auction in Ephrata, PA
May 6, 2023: Great Planes Trading Co. Annual Humboldt Antique Tool Auction in Humboldt, IA
May 2-3, 2023: Martin J. Donnelly Auction (online only)
April 30, 2023: Hartzell's Auction of Pressing Irons and Trivets from the collections of William "Buck" Carson, Dave Irons, and Ed Haas in Bangor, PA
April 30, 2023: Mid-West Tool Collectors Assoc. (M-WTCA) Area P Meet in Adamstown, PA
April 15, 2023: CRAFTS Tool Auction in Oldwick, NJ
April 4-5, 2023: Martin J. Donnelly Auction (online only)
April 2, 2023: Tools of the Trades Spring Show & Sale in Pickering, Ontario, Canada
April 2, 2023: CRAFTS Member Meeting in High Bridge, NJ
March 31-April 1, 2023: 62nd Brown Tool Auction in York, PA
March 23, 2023: David Stanley Auction in Osgathorpe, Leicestershire, England
March 23, 2023: Great Planes Trading Co. Annual Cabin Fever Antique Tool Auction in St. Charles (St. Louis), MO
March 18, 2023: PAST Tool Collectors Spring Tool Show in Spreckels, CA
March 18, 2023: Horst Antique Tool Auction in Ephrata, PA
March 11, 2023: PATINA Tool Dealer Sale & Auction in Damascus, MD
March 7-8, 2023: Martin J. Donnelly Auction (online only)
February 16-18, 2023: 34th Annual Air Works Consignment Auction in Millersburg, OH, including antique tools
February 10-12, 2023: The Woodworking Shows in Edison, NJ
February 7-8, 2023: Martin J. Donnelly Auction (online only)
February 5, 2023: CRAFTS Member Meeting in High Bridge, NJ
January 28, 2023: MWTCA Area P 26th Annual Tool Show and Auction in York, PA
January 26, 2023: David Stanley Auction in Osgathorpe, Leicestershire, England
January 21, 2023: Jacktown-Blue Mountain Antique Gas & Steam Engine Association Snow Show in Bangor, PA
January 3-4, 2023: Martin J. Donnelly Auction (online only)
 

Events of 2020-2022 are archived here.