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Did you attend our most recent Auction?

IF YOU ATTENDED THE SOCIETY’S RECENT AUGUST AUCTION YOU WILL RECEIVE A COMPLIMENTARY COPY OF THE SOCIETY’S NOVEMBER NEWSLETTER WITH COMPLETE DETAILS OF OUR PROPOSED DECEMBER LIVE AUCTION.

Live Auction August 30, 2014 Days Inn Horsham, PA

A’s Society Live Auction Schedule for Saturday, August 30, 2014 at 10 AM Horsham Days Inn, Easton Road Horsham, PA SPECIAL APPEARANCE BY AMERICAN LEAGUES 1952 MVP BOBBY SHANTZ For a list of items after July 15th write to Elmonte37@aol.com

Bucks County Baseball Cards Now Open

Bucks County Baseball Cards recently opened its doors to its sports memorabilia store at 237 Mill St. Bristol. It specializes in unique and vintage sports items with a special emphasis on Philadelphia sports teams including our beloved Philadelphia A’s.  The store is opened Fri. evenings from 6-8 p.m. and Sat. afternoons from 12 noon- 4 […]

Autographed Chuck Bednarik Eagles Hartland Figurine

$100 each Chuck Bednarik AUTOGRAPHED dual mounted Hartland Figurines. Number 33 of 100 and 36 of 100.  These are part of the last items he was able to autograph.   To order, please click here to contact us.

Philadelphia Athletics Large Championship Felt Pennants

Shipping is free both for only $75 1910 & 1929/30  11″x36″ Includes a free team photo of each year. Supplies are limited order now.

Live Auction Saturday December 14, 2013

AUCTION:  Saturday, December 14, 2013 10 am until ? ALL 100 LOTS MUST BE SOLD! The Philadelphia Athletics Historical Society is sponsoring their final ever sports Memorabilia Auction that includes collectibles from the Society’s Members personal collections DAYS INN 1st Floor Conference Room Route 611, Easton Road in Horsham, PA 19044 **Refreshments and door prizes***

Lou Brissie, an All-Star and War Hero, Dies at 89

Our good friend Lou Brissie passed away yesterday afternoon after a 5 months stay in the VA hospital. He fought bravely and courageously till the end. He was a great American, hero, gentleman, and friend. He will be greatly missed. Read more from The New York Times Read more from Augusta Chronicle

Lou Brissie Field Dedication and Ceremony

Lou Brissie Field Dedication and Ceremony Set for Veterans Day – Download your Invitation

In St. Louis, Celebrating a Team Long Gone

Check out this featured article in the New York Times… In St. Louis, Celebrating a Team Long Gone

Photo of the A’s Last at Bat

September 19, 1954 Athletics last at bat in Connie Mack Stadium versus the Yankees.