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Mary Nelson Sports Memorabilia & Toys Sale, Fri & Sat, July 14 & 15, Northfield

9:00AM-4:00PM both days, numbers given at 8:30AM

In order to settle the estate of Mary Nelson, we will be selling the following items at her home at 605 6th St E, Northfield, MN. Incredible selection of clothing and shoes, sports memorabilia and just plain fun items

-Minnesota Vikings collectibles:  Jim Marshall, and numerous other autographed pictures, all sorts of Vikings clothing, hats, jackets, toys, ephemera, and collectibles

-Minnesota Twins ephemera including souvenirs from 1987 Twins, Wheaties boxes, Homer Hankies, and all sorts of paper nostalgia and collectibles

-North Carolina Tar Heels starter jacket, and numerous other UNC collectibles

-Northfield Raiders collectibles, clothing, paper ephemera, etc

-Danbury Mint Florida Gators Ben Hill Griffin Stadium model

-more women’s & teen boy’s clothing, & jewelry

-more women’s shoes (sizes 6 ½-8 ½)

Full size bed with posture type mattress, kid’s loft bed, kid’s fire truck bed, jewelry chests, 2 freezers, dressers, desk, bedding, linens, 80’s boy’s toys, sports equipment, baseball gloves & caps, autographed sports items, posters, baseball cards, sleeping bags, Buzz Light Year, Simpsons, Disney items, Fisher Price Rescue Heroes, games, stuffed animals, Teddy bears, Matchbox cars, Jesse Ventura doll/memorabilia, vintage & newer Christmas items, more items too numerous to list

Mary Nelson Estate Sale-Fri & Sat, June 23 & 24, Northfield, MN



9:00AM-4:00PM both days, numbers given at 8:30AM

In order to settle the estate of Mary Nelson, we will be selling the following items at her home at 605 6th St E, Northfield, MN. Incredible selection of clothing and shoes, collector, and just plain fun items

-100’s of items of women’s clothing

-100+ pairs of women’s shoes (sizes 6 ½-8 ½)

-Fireman, fire department & fire truck collectables

-Honda “Spree” scooter, Holiday blow molds

-original Oscar Meyer Weinermobile

-Northern pike mounts & fishing equipment

Ashley dining room table & chairs, Carleton College rocking chair, gun cabinet,

Sony Bravia TV, blanket chest/wardrobe, couch, recliners, corner cabinet,

Lamps, oak entertainment center, coffee table, display cabinet, patio furniture,

gas grill, lawn mower, “Little Giant” type ladder, outdoor chairs, wheelbarrow,

yard /lawn ornaments, garden tools, kitchen items, cookbooks, shelving, picture frames, vacuum, plastic tubs, women’s bicycles, birdbath, catering supplies,

office supplies, CDs, DVDs, VHS tapes, vintage clothing, teen boy’s clothing,

winter coats, Christmas sweaters

NOTE:  Anyone who knew Mary knew that she was Northfield’s biggest sports fan.  On July 14 & 15 we will be having a second sale featuring her collection of sports ephemera and autographed mementos: Vikings, Twins, North Carolina Tarheels, and Northfield Raiders.  Also featured will be a large number of toy and game items as well as a huge amount of Christmas décor.  Watch www.kuhlmanauction.com for more details and pictures.


Connie Madison Moving Sale-June 2 & 3, Red Wing, MN

Connie Madison is selling her home and will be having a moving sale at 983 Aurora Circle in Red Wing on Friday & Saturday, June 2 &3 . Lots of high quality, very clean items. Hours will be from 9:00AM-4:00PM both days.  Numbers will be given at 8:30

Just finished setting up and taking pictures.  Found some old windups and a fireman climbing ladder.  Really big sale.  See you tomorrow

Nordic Track 5100R treadmill

1984 Olympics collectibles including XXIII Olympics Limited Edition sponsor pins set

Yardwork snow thrower

Yardwork 2 x 20 Ion snowthrower

Husky step ladder

Black & Decker workmate

Yard & garden items

Shop Vac

Metal racks

Golf clubs

Miniature working model bicycle

Duck boots

Sorel boots

“Marine” HO engine

Child’s play kitchen

Big Bird director’s chair

Waterford platter

Christmas & Halloween décor

File cabinets, plant stands, night stand, pictures, sheets, towels, linens, puzzles, Christmas tree, CD’s, Easter items, baskets, housewares, pots & pans, cookware snow shovels, camp chair, umbrellas, books, many items too numerous to mention

We are just now opening boxes from storage and are finding vintage toys and games and vintage Christmas items.  Please look at this post again after the weekend for more pictures and details




Charlie & Vonnie Blekre Moving Sale, May 19 & 20, Rochester, MN

Charlie and Vonnie Blekre are moving up North and will be having a moving sale at their home at 2018 7th Ave NE in Rochester.  Lots of high quality, very clean items. 9:00AM -4:00PM both days, numbers given at 8:30AM

Baker Furniture dining room table, 6 matching chairs, Bassett glass door hutch,Hobart M. Cable piano, Duncan Phyfe table w/leaves, couch and matching loveseat, white couch, rocking chair, 3 drawer curved front chest, 4 older needlepoint chairs, leather arm chairs, leather office chair, office desk, large globe, Lane cedar chest, 3 kitchen stools, patio furniture, rugs, small tables, lamps, pictures, Gorham sterling candlesticks, sterling salt & pepper, cut and pressed glass, RS Prussia bowl, etched glass serving bowl & underplate,

3D LG TV, brass miniatures, vintage & German glass ornaments, saxophone, “Instant Pot”, vintage bassinet, bone china cups & saucers, mid-century items, ruby glasses, games, Barbie doll house, partial American Flyer train set,

Womens’ & girls clothing –name brand & vintage, jewelry, Asian art, copper boiler, brass pail, Goebel, Royal Adderley, Precious Moments, Raedeke duck print, large sitting dog statue, wildlife art, antique rugs, F.B. Rogers & Oneida silverplate, Harley Davidson beer glasses, glass cakeplate, antique quilt, Sansui speakers, Nivico turntable, Interntional Welcome Home stoneware (svc for 12), Martha Stewart 6 qt Dutch oven, Large Keurig coffee maker, Farberware aluminum clad cookware, Haier mini-fridge, Luray dishes, all sorts of décor items, vases, pots, baskets, holiday items, many books and household items too numerous to mention