Williamsport, IN, United States
DoneSat, Feb 7, 2009 2:00 PM UTC
February 6th and 7th Toy Train Auctions
The Saturday February 7th sale will offer a very large selection of S gauge American Flyer featuring the furniture and personal contents from A. C. Gilberts office, founder and president of the A. C. Gilbert Company. Charles E. Stuart knew A. C. Gilbert and was assigned the responsibility of liquidating the A.C. Gilbert Company from 1967-1968. While selling off the assets of the company, Mr. Stuart was able to purchase the contents from A. C. Gilberts office. Some of the items highlighted are; train and erector oil painting from 1913, antique William and Mary chairs, marble top side table, 17th Century English wooden chest, English oak desk, A. C. Gilberts personal collection of magic books, original drawings, posters, and photographs. This memorabilia from A. C. Gilbert was in the possession of Charles and Constance Stuart from 1967 to present. The Friday, February 6th session will be made up of a large selection of trains, accessories and parts from various estates and private collections. This sale will feature a wide range of modern era, postwar and prewar trains from many manufacturers including; Lionel, American Flyer, MTH Rail King, K-Line, Williams and Marx. For more information about this auction please call 724-528-1500, www.stoutauctions.com or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.