06/15/2012 - The Historical Society of the Town of Middletown (HSM) will host a Vintage Post Card and Ephemera Show and Sale Saturday, June 16 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the HSM hall, 778 Cemetery Road, Margaretville.
Admission is $3; HSM members get in free.
Several vendors will offer old post cards, documents, maps, advertisements, flyers and other paper items. While the focus of the show is on old New York State views, dealers will also have topical, foreign, and holiday cards. The show is coordinated by John Duda of Fleischmanns, well known post card collector and dealer.
A special exhibit of antique post cards, "Wish You Here," on loan from the Delaware County Historical Association, will be also on view.
"The Great Outdoors," images and memorabilia related to outdoor recreation in this part of the Catskills, remains on exhibit for the season.
Raffle tickets will be available for a beautiful original watercolor of a Millbrook barn painted by the late Michael Fauerbach of Denver.
There will be light refreshments, and the opportunity to stroll around the beautiful pond and grounds.