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Take a look at the following articles written by Harry:
 

 

RECENT RINKER ON COLLECTIBLES COLUMNS

Column #1453 - Question and Answer
Column #1454 - Why I Prefer Collecting Antiques and Collectibles with a Story
Column #1455 - Question and Answer
Column #1456 - Winter Reads: Another Batch of Antiques and Collectibles Cozy Novels

ARCHIVED RINKER ON COLLECTIBLES COLUMNS

CHRISTMAS BONUS

$300 and A Closet (2008)
$300 and A Closet (2007)
$250 and A Closet (2006)
$250 and A Closet (2005)
$250 and A Closet (2004)
$250 and A Closet (2003)
$250 and A Closet (2002)
$250 and A Closet (2001)
$250 and A Closet (2000)
$250 and A Closet (1999)
$250 and A Closet (1998)

SPECIAL

Column #902 - Family Stories

Column #1304 - Top 10 Changes in the Last 5 Years - Part I
Column #1306 - Top 10 Changes in the Last 5 Years - Part II

Column #1308 - Top 10 Changes in the Last 5 Years - Part III

Column #1036 - Top 10 Changes in the Last 20 Years - Part I
Column #1038 - Top 10 Changes in the Last 20 Years - Part II

Column #1040 - Twenty Years and Counting
Column #1206 - Ten Signposts to Identify Endangered Collecting Categories

SPECIAL SERIES – What Is Going to Happen to All My Stuff When I Die? Advice for the Collector's Executor(s)

Part I
Part II

Part III

SPECIAL SERIES – Why Collectors Stop Collecting

Column #1198 - Why Collectors Stop Collecting – Part I
Column #1200 - Why Collectors Stop Collecting – Part II
Column #1202 - Why Collectors Stop Collecting – Part III
Column #1204 - Why Collectors Stop Collecting – Part IV
Column #1208 - Why Collectors Stop Collecting – The Final Word 

SPECIAL SERIES – Globalization of Collecting

Part I – Understanding the Collecting Community
Part II – America's Role

Part III – Understanding the Foreign Collecting Scene
Part IV – Technology's Role, Current State of the Market and Growth Opportunities

SPECIAL

Disposing of the Personal Property of a Parent, Relative, or Friend

Where Can I Sell It?

SPECIAL SERIES – Researching Collectibles

Part I – Research Facilities
Part II – Research Techniques

SPECIAL SERIES – Dealing with Water Damage with Special
Emphasis on Flood Damage

Part I – Planning Ahead and Weathering the Immediate Emergency

Part II – Site Clean-up and Initial Recovery Steps
Part III – Recovery of Water-Damaged Paper, Books, and Photographs

Part IV – Recovery of Water-Damaged Ceramics, Glass, Furniture, Metals, and Textiles

 

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