New Hampshire Works On Paper - February February 22, 2009
Holiday Inn, 9 Northeastern Blvd, Nashua, NH - Exit 4, Rt. 3
Adult Admission: $5
Young Collectors 12-21: $3
Under 12: Free w/Paid Adult
Plenty of Free Parking
News-Antique.com - Jan 12,2009 - New Hampshire Works On Paper
A Totally New Show Concept For New England!
NASHUA, NH – February 22, 2009: After a very successful series of Paper & Postcard Shows in 2008, Flamingo Eventz has decided to expand the concept and offer an all-inclusive series of shows that encompasses everything on or of paper! New Hampshire Works On Paper will feature Books, Paper, Postcards, Maps, Posters, Prints, Valentines, Magazines, and all things Paper & Ephemera. And, these shows will be presented in a rotating calendar in both the Nashua & Concord, NH Holiday Inns with a different mix of exhibitors at each – sort of a moveable paper feast, so as to offer book & ephemera enthusiasts two fabulous opportunities in two great locations! These fun shows present a totally new concept of shows in New England, and the early reaction has been enthusiastic throughout the book, ephemera & postcard community.
Participating exhibitors include: Gary Austin/Austin’s Antiquarian Books of Wilmington, VT offering rare historical books and documents; Kit Barry/Kit Barry Ephemera of Brattleboro, VT offering display, storage, repair, and conservator supplies; Henry Deeks of Ashburnham, MA offering unique examples of paper & other ephemera; Jonathan Flaccus/The Unique Antique of Putney, VT offering political memorabilia; Jack & Sandy Fowles/Mainely Treasures of Litchfield, NH offering select trade & postcards; Greg Williams of Philadelphia, PA offering children’s series and books on art & natural history; John & Lynn Tyler of Layton, NJ offering books on early science and history as well as early scientific instruments; John Heillebrand of Jenkintown, PA offering fine, rare antiquarian books; Jack Freas of Havertown, PA offering rare books, prints & ephemera; Jim Bennett of West Springs, IL offering autographs, historic books, and ephemera; Philip & Susan Bishop of Millersville, PA offering rare books & decorative covers; Guy Hellander of Charlton, MA offering post cards & trade cards; Al & Barbara Johnson/Sunset Creations of Goffstown, NH offering World’s Fair ephemera; Peter Keyes/Oxbow Books of Newbury VT offering rare first editions; Christian Mattson of Baltimore, MD offering foredge paintings and juvenile series books; Doug Richards/Quality Postcards of Bow, NH offering a wide range of important postcards; Isabel Sloan/Windrush Books of Gloucester, MA offering Civil War and historical books; David Sysyn/Eastview Ephemera of Greenfield, NH offering New Hampshire related ephemera and cards; and John Waite/John Waite Rare Books of Ascutney, VT offering travel, historical and romantic books. These and many more select exhibitors will be exhibiting only at this special shows.
A special feature found only at Flamingo Shows will be verbal appraisals by well-known TV personality and appraiser John Bruno & other book & ephemera experts from 12-2pm at $5 per item.
Date: February 22, 2009
Hours: Sunday: 9am-3pm.
Appraisals: 12-2pm, $5/item.
Admission: Adults: $5, Young collectors 12-21: $2.50, under 12: free w/Adult, plenty of free parking.
Directions: The Nashua Holiday Inn is located at 9 Northeastern Blvd, Nashua, NH. Check our website: www.FlamingoEventz.com for easily downloaded maps.
Miscellaneous: Full-service restaurants are available at both sites.