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Registered on December 28, 2005
updated on October 17, 2016:

The Ohio Camera Collector's Society
P O Box 282
Columbus, Ohio 43216-0282
United States

occs's E-Mail
Daniel Hausman
For meeting and membership call: 740-358-6390

America's Oldest Camera Collector's Club. Monthly meetings are usually held the first Sunday of every month at the Grandview Municipal Center 1016 Grandview Ave. Grandview Heights, OH 43212 at 2:00PM except Holiday weekends.

We will meet Sunday, November 6, 2016 to hold the election for the 2017 officers. Please note that your dues must be paid in order to cast a ballot. The meeting will be held at the Grandview Municipal Center 1016 Grandview Ave. Grandview Heights, OH 43212 at 2:00PM. We will also be planning the December Holiday Meeting and January Dinner Meeting. As always bring your latest finds to share. The theme of this meeting is “Elementary, my Dear Watson” Detective, Disguised, Spy and Police Cameras.

Hope to see you there! I will also be able to accept dues payments, still only $10.00.

Daniel W. Hausman
President, The Ohio Camera Collector's Society

Email me for a current schedule or to be added to our mailing list. For a map copy and paste this link in your browser: http://tinyurl.com/8dlpb or Email occs@insight.rr.com for details. Or find us on Facebook: http://tinyurl.com/38tvmhx

P.O. Box 282
Columbus, OH 43216-0282
Email: occs@insight.rr.com
Web site http://www.historiccamera.com/club/occs

The Show and auction are over for 2016, the info below is for reference only.

Auction May 20,2016 12-5PM Preview begins at 12 PM, auction at 1 PM.
NEW Location!!
University Lodge No 631 F&AM
2436 W Dublin Granville Rd, Columbus, Ohio 43235
Saturday May 21, 2016
9:00 AM to 2:00 PM

Free Parking both days. Auction is open to the public. $5 donation for the Camera Show, Student with current ID FREE!

CONSIGN: Your no-longer-wanted CAMERAS, old or newer
Your unused DARKROOM EQUIPMENT that is in the way.
Your old TINTYPES of Granny's oldest cousin.
Your obsolete PHOTO EQUIPMENT, gathering dust.
Your replaced CURRENT CAMERAS, any kind:
antique, classic, modern, whatever.
SPECIALIZED BUYERS: Your material will be offered at an
ALL PHOTOGRAPHIC AUCTION attended by an international
group of collectors, buyers, and dealers.
85% IS YOURS: You receive 85% of the selling price of your
items, OCCS retains 15% to cover advertising and professional
auctioneer's fee. OCCS is a non-profit organization. OCCS members
receive a discounted commission fee.
NO WAITING: Your check will be mailed within 15 days.
Auctioneer: Mark VanHook,Columbus, Ohio See his site for more photos and description of items: www.mvhauctioneer.com
To consign contact Tim Carrig at(419) 673-6260 weekdays.

OCCS Show table Reservation form-copy and paste into a new document starting here, then fill out and mail in.

To reserve a dealer table, print the following form and fill out completely and return to:
OCCS TRADE FAIR, PO Box 282, Columbus, OH 43216=0282. Make checks/money orders payable to
The Ohio Camera Collectors Society. Questions, call Dan Hausman, Show Manager 740-358-6390

I would like to reserve _______ 6-foot table(s) - Maximum of 2. All reservations are first come, first served. If extra tables become available, check here _____ for notification.

Member rates (per table)
Sat. $65.00(Member $60) $ ________________
*2016 Dues ($10) $ __________________ (Optional)Lifetime Membership $100, Family $150.
Total Amount Enclosed $ __________________

I understand that: Non-photographic material will not be displayed. No equipment or signs will project above exhibitor's head. Neither Ohio Camera Collector's Society nor the University Lodge #631 will be held responsible for loss or damage for any cause. Dealer set up begins at 8:00AM, Table(s) to be set up by 10:00 AM. Issued badges for exhibitors and assistants must be worn during the show.


Name ______________________________________________

Address ____________________________________________

City _________________________ State _______ Zip ___________

Phone ( ) _____________________Fax ( ) ___________________


Name of assistant (Limit of one) ____________________________________________

Please list special items you will commit for consignment and advance advertising for the Friday Auction. We must receive auction material by May 1 for newspaper advertising deadline.



Absentee biding will be available with a Buyer's premium, contact Mark Van Hook, Auctioneer as listed above for details. See preview pictures here:


Large quality auction of antique, vintage, collectible and usable cameras, photographic equipment, images, and related items. Listing and photos will be posted here as details become available.

Consignments are still coming in. Check back for updates before sale date. There are always numerous additional items that are consigned too late for advertising, so be sure and be present.

All photographic auction featuring digital, film, antique and collectable cameras including Leica M4M with New York motor, Leica RFs including IIIa w/5 cm f2 Summar, IIIf red dial with 5 cm Summarit, Leica UR replica, Leica Model 1 1929 with 5cm Elmar (5 digit SN), Kardon 35 civilian model, Nicca 3-F w/ 5cm f2 Nikkor, Detrola 400 outfit, Tower 48 w/5 cm f2 Nikkor, unmarked 35mm hand crank movie camera, Blair Lucidagraph, Brewster type stereo viewer, Quick Focus Kodak, Century and Ansco 8 x 10 view cameras, many smaller view cameras by Seneca, Folmer & Schwing, Rochester, Kodak and others. 7 x 17 Korona banquet camera, Kalart press camera. Large collection of Universal Camera Company cameras and accessories including Girl Scout, Hollywood, and other AF models, Duovex Stereo, Mercury, Roamer I & II, Stere-All, Perfex, Minute 16, Universal movie cameras and projectors, Universal Camera Company stock certificate and many Universal advertising items and accessories. Sony A55 digital camera in box and other digital cameras. Large collection of 110 cameras including Pentax & Minolta SLRs, Astrocam rocket cam, microscope, advertising and toy cameras and literature. Kodak cameras including folding, box, Flexo Kodak, Medalist II, VPK, No 2 Stereo Kodak, No. 3 Panoram, Eastman roll film holder, Cine Kodak Model A, Retina, Retina Reflex and others. TLRs including Rolleicord, Graflex, Minolta, Argus, Welta and many others. Hundreds of 35mm SLRs and lenses including Nikon, Canon, Minolta, Olympus, others. Sigma 600mm and Celestron 100mm mirror lenses. Stereo viewers and cards, tripods, dollies, Bowens Monolite, sheet film holders, brass lenses, books, manuals, advertising items including Hammer Dry plate hammer.Miniature cameras, including Hit cameras and a Minox C in a glass bottle. Many box lots.
Doors open at 12 noon for preview, no early admission. Indoor auction with comfortable seating and food available. All purchases must be removed day of auction. We accept cash, good Ohio checks with positive ID (no out of state checks); (Visa and Mastercard also accepted with 5% buyer�s premium for charge cards only).

Mark Van Hook, Laura Mantle Auctioneers.


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