Did full depth Coke cases actually hold hutch bottles?
The answer is very rarely, if ever. Learn more about the Hutch bottle and full depth case time frames, and learn why finding a case that actually held hutch bottles is a lot harder than one might think.
A history of Coca-Cola's first licensed product.
The curious and complicated history of Coca-Cola Chewing Gum reads like a television soap opera. Learn more about this interesting part of Coca-Cola's (and chewing gum's) history.
Which cardboard was displayed with which frame?
Of course you can put your Coca-Cola cardboard in any old frame that fits. But, for those of you who care about accuracy, we have established accurate usage dates of the different style frames.
Living with our collections.
Some great photos of how different Coca-Cola collectors display their items.
Is your tray real
A side-by-side comparison of real and reproduction Coca-Cola serving trays,
There are a lot of fakes out there!
A partial visual list of the growing amount of fake items items being produced.
Preserving your artifacts.
You spend a lot of money for your artifacts, here is how to take care of them.
A tribute to the Schmidt Museum.
The museum is gone now but the great collection lives on in photos.
Bottling plant beginning dates.
A list of bottling plants and their beginning dates.
Selections from "The Paperboy "
Choice selections from a collector of early paper items.
Evolution of the Coca-Cola logo
Knowing the years a particular logo was used can help you correctly date your item.
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