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List of appraisers

Appraiser List

The following appraisers were suggested by section membership in response to an expressed need for contacts specializing in appraisal. Inclusion on this list is by no means an endorsement by the section.

Appraisal Associates
Mary O'Neal
250 Beacon Street
Boston, MA 02116
(p) 617-247-6399
(f) 309-416-3475
Specialty: 20th century textual items - documents and books

Appraisal Associates International
Sharon A. Smith Theobald
3746 Westlake Court
West Lafayette, IN 47906
(p) 765-463-1270
Specialty: Fine Art (paintings, prints, drawings, sculpture)

Beasley Books
Paul Garon
1533 W. Oakdale
Chicago, IL 60657
(p) 773-472-4528
(f) 773-472-7857
Specialty: American labor history, American radicalism

Bill Morgan
265 E. 7th Street, #3
New York, NY 10009
(p) 212-477-1156
Specialty: 20th century literature

Bookworm & Silverfish
Jim Presgraves, Proprietor
P.O. Box 639
Wytheville, VA 24382
(p) 276-686-5813
(f) 276-686-6636
Brattle Book Shop
Ken Gloss
9 West Street
Boston, MA 02111
(p) 617-542-0210
(f) 617-336-1467

Garrett Scott, Bookseller
P.O. Box 4561
Ann Arbor, MI 48106
(p) 734-741-8605
(f) 734-741-8606
Specialty: 18th and 19th century literature
Harry L. Stern, Ltd. Antiquarian Books
777 N. Michigan Avenue
Suite 2805
Chicago, IL 60611
(p) 312-337-1401
(f) 312-214-2510

Joseph J. Felcone, Inc.
Joseph Felcone
P.O. Box 366
Princeton, NJ 08542
(p) (609) 924-0539
(f) (609) 924-9078
Specialty: Books and manuscripts

Payne Associates
John R. Payne
2309 Camino Alto
Austin, TX 78746
(p) 512-328-4535
(f) 512-328-4536
Specialty: Books and manuscripts

R & A Petrilla Appraisal Service
Bob and Alison Petrilla
PO Box 306
Roosevelt, NJ 08555-0306
(609) 426-4999
Specialty: Books, manuscripts, ephemera

Samuel J. Hough
25 Berwick Lane
Manuscript Department
Cranston, RI
Specialty: Manuscript collections, personal & political papers, Gorham Silver Co., rare books

Second Story Books
Allan Stypeck
12160 Parklawn Dr.
Rockville, MD 20852
(301) 770-0477 ext. 13
Specialty: Books and manuscripts

Skinner Auctions
Stuart Whitehurs
357 Main Street
Bolton, MA 01740
978-779-6241 extension 1293

Southpaw Books
Eugene Povirk
Box 155
Conway, MA 01341
Specialties: Books and manuscripts. social reform, African American, labor, women, literature

Stuart Lutz Historic Documents, Inc.
784 Morris Turnpike, PMB#151
Short Hills, NJ 07078-2698

William D. Farmer
18408 Douglas Road
South Bend, IN 46637
Specialty: Appraises University of Notre Dame documents, ephemera, printed material, and objects, especially those relating to ND athletics.

Page last updated July 26, 2010