Collecting Baseball Memorabilia: A Handbook, 2d ed.
This second edition handbook provides readers with advice on obtaining autographed baseball memorabilia (balls, bats, photos, etc.), whether through in-person or through the postal service. It also provides insight into the booming online market for memorabilia, with information on online auctions as well as working with fellow online collectors. The author discusses designing a personalized memorabilia room and display, in addition to the most successful ways to authenticate memorabilia and a handy guide to acquiring the signatures of each living member of the Hall of Fame.
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"Best in the Business" - Sports Collectors Digest
Great book for beginning and experienced collectors on designing unique baseball memorabilia. Learn the best approach to begin collecting, how to authenticate in person autographs and online purchases, to designing a Hall of Fame baseball collection. Every detail is covered in this book from what to purchase, where to purchase, and how to design and display a memorabilia collection. This book contains many photographs. A spring trining directory provides the best place to meet the players in Florida.and Arizona.
SingleSignature and Team Baseballs
3 Unorthodox Collecting
4 The Hall of Fame Baseball Collection
5 The Sleaze Factor
6 The Autograph Craze
SingleSigned and Hall of Fame Hats
8 The Bat Collection
9 The Photograph Collection