Mecum Auctions Announces the Salmon Brothers Collection Auction on June 16th, 2012

By Auto News Log • March 27th, 2012

140 Cars Spanning 100 Years of American Automotive History – All at No
Reserve

WALWORTH, Wis.,- Mecum Auctions announces a special auction
event has been added to its 2012 schedule, as they prepare to offer The
Salmon Brothers Collection, June 16, 2012, in North Little Rock, Ark.

Twin brothers Tom and Don Salmon, avid car collectors for more than 40 years
will sell their private collection of more than 140 cars along with a group
of GM engines, and a variety of rare parts and road art all at no reserve.
Headlined by an extraordinary gathering of 1957 Chevrolet Bel Airs, the
collection also includes Corvettes, Muscle Cars, 50’s, Classics and Antiques
spanning 100 years of rich American automotive history.

“Every car collector in the country can appreciate what the Salmon brothers
have brought together over the years,” said President and CEO Dana Mecum.
“Nearly every major domestic manufacturer has representative examples in
this collection with vehicles ranging from a 1908 Maxwell to a Roush powered
2008 Ford Mustang. Mecum Auctions has specialized in offering significant
American automobiles since our inception 25 years ago, and the Salmon
brothers collection is a superb example of our shared appreciation of
American automotive heritage.”

The complete auction lineup will be available soon at on our website. For
questions and bidder registration information visit www.mecum.com or call
262.275.5050.

Schedule:

The Salmon Brothers Collection
4343 Roundtop Road
Little Rock, Ark. 72117

Preview:

Friday, June 15th 10-6 p.m. and Saturday June 16th, 8-11 a.m.

Auction:

Saturday, June 16th at 11 a.m.
(All Times Central)

Photos Credit:

David Newhardt Courtesy of Mecum Auctions

Source: Mecum Auctions

 

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