Collecting Oil Cans

Collecting Oil Cans

A complete book devoted exclusively to oil cans, containing over 750 color photographs of cans spanning 120 years, and over 90 brands. The cans are presented alphabetically by company, and a detailed description and estimated value are included for each. Helpful information for collectors includes methods different oil companies used to date their cans, how to grade the condition of a can, collector resources, and a list of can manufacturers. This excellent guide is a must for the serious gas station collector, and a wonderful introduction for the beginner. 160 pages published 2001

More Oil Cans for the Collector

More Oil Cans for the Collector

An additional book devoted exclusively to oil cans, containing over 750 color photographs of cans spanning 1880s to 1980s. The cans are presented alphabetically by company, and a detailed description and estimated value are included for each. 250 brands are identified. A Canadian section with 32 companies is included. This excellent guide is a must for the serious gas station collector, and a wonderful introduction for the beginner. 158 pages published 2003

American Oil Cans, Identification & Price Guide

American Oil Cans, Identification & Price Guide

This is the best of several currently available books on quart oil can collecting. The 1100 digitally sharpened color images are the clearest you will find anywhere. A line of information is noted on each can with brand, company name, colors, can material, dates and value. Helpful tips on grading, pricing and dating by seams and lids. 128 pages. Volume 1 published 2003. All brands and can styles are not included.



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