Hershey, PA, United States
DoneSat, Jul 28, 2007 12:00 PM UTC
Hershey Chocolate Memorabilia Auction
The auction consists of (500) catalogued lots of Hershey memorabilia, including: printer's blocks, unused candy labels, point of sale advertising, candy molds, candy boxes, Hershey Park memorabilia, books and ephemera, photographs, and postcards. The auction includes many rare and one of a kind items, such as a prototype for M.S. Hershey's Philadelphia business card (c.1876), Hershey-Lancaster, PA baking chocolate mold, door knob set with the Cocoa Bean Baby logo (c.1920's) and a Hershey salesman's sample book (c.1920's). Perhaps the most unique portion of the collection includes over (100) original artist illustrations that depict package and product prototypes.