Official List of "PADAH" Autograph Dealers & Auction Houses

                                                                                                

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                                                                                                                                July 2021

 

 In the international world of collecting autographs, PADAH is unique. It is by far the largest and most respected profssional autograph  group.  Its goal is to ensure collectors of autographs and signed books have a place to go to acquire genuine autographs. The members of PADAH have proven themselves to be true professionals in the business. It would be a very rare experience that any collector would have an unpleasant situation dealing with one of its members.  PADAH is free of corruption and politics!  There is no money involved in PADAH, no collection of membership dues and no hiding of yearly accounting reports. PADAH is operated by a handful of volunteers. Membership is FREE.

                                For more information about being a member email:  skoschal@aol.com

Should a collector have an unpleasant encounter with a seller or especially a company who claims to authenticate autographs, outside of the PADAH family, we cannot help you get a refund. However, we may be able to give you guidance through our COA Reference Library where records are maintained of those who sell forgeries or mis-authenticate autographs on a regular basis.   

Most importantly, many collectors and most dealers are aware of the thousands of serious mistakes made by those companies who claim they can authenticate autographs. 

Should any collector purchase an autographed item from a member of PADAH and is ignorant enough to waste money on having the item authenticated by the ABC type authenticating companies, PADAH professionals are NOT required to issue a refund. 

A guess or an opinion from one of those companies is basically useless. In almost all cases the collector will not know who examined their autograph and will be unable to find out who did so when contacting the company. In most cases it really does not matter.  The bill of sale from a PADAH member is a collectors only legal document!

Before purchasing an autograph,  look at the updated monthly list of PADAH members  on www.theautographplanet.com or just look for the PADAH logo on the dealers web site.

 

               These are autograph professionals who research their items and will honor their guarantee of authenticity.

 The following professional autograph dealers, auction houses and book dealers who offer signed books do their diligence authenticating the autographs they sell.  

  

                              There are dealers who may have been inadvertently left off the list.

                                             May we hear from you for possible submission?

 

 Abraham Lincoln Bookshop – Dan Weinberg, Chicago, IL    Lincoln@aol.com

Adam Andrusier – London, UK    adam@andrusierautographs.com

Alexander Historical Auctions – Chesapeake City, MD  Bill Panagopulous                        

                                                   sales@alexautographs.com

Andreas Wiemer Historical Autographs - Kelkheim Germany,

                                              autographs@aw-autographen.com

Antiquar & Auktionator - Holland

Artifactcloud@  Weil der Stadt, Germany,  Florian Noller   contact@artifactcloud.com

Bauman Rare Books - N.Y., N.Y.    brb@baumanrarebooks.com

B&B Rare Books, Ltd.-N.Y., N.Y.  Joshua Mann  josh@bbrarebooks.com

Brian & Maria Green, Inc.- Kernersville, NC     bmgcivlwar@triad.rr.com

Bruce Gimelson Autographs – Garrison, N.Y.    bgimelson@aol.com

Burkhard Schubert –  Niedernwohren, Germany  info@autogrammwelt.de

classic entertainment autographs - Gary Brucato - Queens, N.Y. - ceautographs@gmail.com

Charles “Chuck” Bird – Escondido, CA    ckbird@gmail.com

Cowan’s Auctions – Cincinnati, OH.  Danielle Linn    info@cowans.com

Custodians of History – Plymouth, MA    Peter Forman    peter@custodiansofhistory.com

Deco Memorabilia – Beverly Hills, CA   Nelson Deedle

Diana J. Rendell, Inc. -Waban, MA   dianajrendell@aol.com

Erasmushaus Ltd. – Basel, Switzerland          hdb@erasmushaus.ch

Frameabilia -Alexandria, VA   Rick Badwey   rick@frameabilia.com

Gerard A.J. Stodolski, Inc. – Bedford, NH   mail@gajs.com

Greg Nazareth – Pompano Beach, FL

Greg Tucker Autographs – Henderson, NV   grgtucker@aol.com

Harlan J. Berk, Ltd. – Chicago, IL       info@hjbltd.com

Historama – Jerusalem, Israel      Martin Teller   inquiries@historama.com

Historic Autographs – Coral Springs, FL    Howard Storfer   historicsells@gmail.com

History Makers Autographs - Nokomis, FL   Steve Nowlin                                                 info@historymakersautographs.com

International Autograph Auctions, Europe SL - Malaga, Spain  info@autografosubastas.es

Ira & Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles – Los Angeles, CA    info@goldbergcoins.com

Jack Bacon & Co. – Reno, NV   jb@jackbacon.com

J.A. Stargard -  Berlin, Germany          info@stargardt.de

JG Autographs – Peabody, MA   Jared Gendron

Jim Stinson Sports – St.  George, UT

John K. King Books – Detroit, MI   info@rarebooklink.com

JR’s Autogramme – Nurenberg, Germany Jorg Riess    riess@jrautogramme.de

Julian Browning -  London, UK      julian@jbautographs.com

Kenneth W, Rendell, Inc. -South Natick, MA    kwrll@kwrendell.com

Kotte Autographs -  Rosshaupten, Germany  Thomas Kotte   info@kotte-autographs.com

L’Autographe SA – Geneva, Switzerland   Renato Saggiori  informations@l’autographie.com

LeLands Auctions – Matawan, NJ    Joshua Evans  contact@lelands.com

Leslie Hindman Auctioneers – Chicago, IL      support@hindmanauctions.com

Librairie Signatures – Paris, France

Lim Antigua –Lucca, Italy      Massimo Fino      limantiqua@limantiqua.it

Markus Brandes Autographs – Kesswil, Switzerland   shop@brandesautographs.com

Neale Lanigan -  South Piedmont, AL

One of a Kind Auctions – Coral Gables, FL   David Gindy    david@oakauctions.com

Pat Claren – Colorado Springs, CO     patclaren@gmail.com

Profiles in History – Calabasas, CA    Joe Maddallena   info@profilesinhistory.com

R.J.M. Autographs & Antiques – Boston, MA   Bob Minnocci   bminnocci@aol.com

Rolf Ramseier Autographs – Guntershausen, Switzerland     info@rrautographs.com

Ron Gordon – Las Cruuces, NM    rgordon@zianet.com

Ron Keurajian – Rochester Hills, MI

Ron Meininger Antebellum Cove – Gaithersburg, MD   antebellumcovers.com

Schubertide Music & Arts – Newton, MA    Gabriel Boyers    schubertidemusic@gmail.com

Scripta Historica – Kleindstheim, Germany    Robert Fecher   scriptahistorica@gmx.de 

Scripta Scientism - Germany

Schulson Autographs – Milburn, NJ     Claudia Strauss   info@schulsonautographs.com

Second Story Books – Washington, DC   Allan Stypeck    research@secondstorybooks.com

Seth Kaller, Inc. – White Plains, NY        info@sethkaller.com

Skip Hensel – Metarie, LA

Sophie Duprie Autographs – Calne, UK     sophie@sophieduprieautographs.com

sportsintegrity.com - Joe Coppola - Joe@sportsintegrity.com

Stephen Koschal -  Colorado Springs, CO     skoschal@aol.com

Tamino Autographs - N.Y., NY     Nestor Masckauchan    info@taminoautographs.com

The Bull Pen – N.Y., N.Y.  info@the-bullpen.com

The Raab Collection – Ardmore, PA      Nathan Raab     questions@raabcollection.com

The Written Word – Tamworth, NH      Dan Rowe    writword@gmail.com

Thomas A. Goldwasser Rare Books – San Francisco, CA    mail@goldwasserbooks.com

Todd Mueller Autograph Auctions – ColoradoSprings, CO

                                                todd@toddmuellerautographs.com

Tom Lingenfelter Heritage Collector’s Society – Doylestown,  PA.   tom@heritagecs.com

Treasures in Writing – Keystone Heights,  FL    Lynne Keyes   lynne@treasuresinwriting.com

Vintagememorabilia – Bremerton, WA  Gary McAvoy  vmail@vintagememorabilia com

 Whytes - Dubin, Ireland - Ian Whyte - info@whytes.ie

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Thank you, Steve, and all the best. You and your fellow members of PADAH deserve a big round of applause for bringing integrity and honesty to this field of collecting.    Jim D, N.C.

Steve, it seems everything you touch turns to gold. This list is precious, no need to go anywhere else. A safe place to purchase autographs.    Mike J.  Iowa

Steve, the last four things I bought you authenticated them as not genuine. I learned my lesson and will only purchase from members of PADAH.”  Mark L, Florida

Mr. K. "....as a past member of the U.A.C.C., PADAH is like night and day, I really appreciate the PADAH list of professionals, I have vowed to only purchase from their members and as of today have had no problems. Finally a breathe of fresh air..." Carol P. GA

Steve, "using your authentication service is heavenly. Tired of paying up to $150.00 using others in the past and finding out their opinion is wrong is disheartening. I really appreciate you flat rate no mater what the value of the autograph.'  Julius, Amsterdam

STEPHEN  "I don't know what came over me but I decided to go to one of thosee ABC type authenting companies to get a second opinion on my Babe Ruth autograph and paid $400.  They failed it, since then two PADAH members who I offered to sell it to said it was genuine.  Never again will I use those ABC type companies....."  Kevin M., California

Mr. Koschal. "I purchased three autographs from two different PADAH members.  I have to see for myself what this authenticating scam was all about.  I contacted PAAS and Beckett for a second opinion and told them what website to go to to  look at the autographs.  Both companies stated that the three autographs were not likely to pass authentication.  All the negative stories I have read about the autheticating companies have to be true. Live and learn............."  Juan C. Puerto Ricoo

  

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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