Paul Cooper Oak Crest Interview

Kim Tolbert

Paul Cooper sits down with Tameka Harris from Good Morning Oak Crest and talks about the finer points of the auction, and the history of his family’s business.

 

Specialty Phonograph Collection for Auction

“Music expresses that which cannot be put into words and that which cannot remain silent.” – Victor Hugo Dr Leigh M. Martinet 1924 – 2016 To Leigh Martinet, phonographs were not machines, they were “friends.” This stemmed from a childhood hobby of collecting devices that played recorded music. Their fascinating appearance and the different way […]

April 21, 2017

Train & Toy Collection

With our specialty train and toy auction open for bidding, I sat down with resident expert Jamey Levinson and asked him, “what are you favorite lots and why?” 1). Lot 8031 – Very fine Lionel Postwar 773 Hudson and Tender Lot 8031 is one of the finest locomotives that Lionel produced in the post war […]

March 24, 2017