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CANCELLED Sports Collectibles Live Auction Set for June 8, 2013

THE JUNE 8th LIVE AUCTION SCHEDULED AT THE HORSHAM DAYS INN HAS BEEN CANCELLED.  WE ARE SORRY FOR THIS LATE NOTICE HOWEVER CIRCUMSTANCES BEYOND OUR CONTROL FORCED US TO CANCEL. Mark your calendars for Saturday June 8th to be at the Horsham Days Inn, at 10 AM, as the A’s Society sponsors a live auction […]

Showcases Sale Clearance!

Showcases Sale Clearance! Make Your Best offer! Must go by May 17th!

Society Saddened by the Death of Joe Astroth

Society Saddened by the Death of Joe Astroth, click here to download story.


 The Directors of the Philadelphia Athletics Historical Society have announced that because of financial responsibilities beyond their control that the Society will close the Hatboro facility and the conclusion of business on Saturday, April 27, 2013.  Shortly after that date the Society Museum will be open to the general public at their new home inside […]

March 2013 Live Auction Lot Preview

A’s Society Live Auction Preview

PHILLIES SHIRTS LOTS # 12, #13, #14 consists of three PHILLIES HOME SHIRTS

A’s Society to Sponsor 2nd Live Auction

Mark your calender for Saturday March 2nd as the A’s Society will sponsor its 2nd live auction. As in the previous auction that was a resounding success, the A’s Society will be offering many rare artifacts from its Museum. 

The 1929 Athletics World Series Championship Team Poster

  This rare photo of the 1929 Philadelphia Athletics is being offered in a limited edition of less than ten. Framed to a full size of 18×24 you will look long and hard to find a copy of this photo that was issued by a local Philadelphia Newspaper shortly after the Athletics won the World […]

Autographed Baseballs Now Available

You’ve asked for it and here it is. The list of available autographed baseballs from the Society Gift Shoppe. This list is current as of January 11, 2013. Click here to contact ERNIE or call 267-446-9860 to place your order verbally & arrange a method of payment.


1950 was a special year for the Philadelphia athletics because it commemorated Connie Mack’s golden anniversary as the manager of the A’s. To celebrate this special event the Athletics made many collectibles available to its fans. The team yearbook was featured in gold as was the team photograph. There were decals of your favorite players, […]