Midwest Military Museum
James F. Dryden - Historian
Member: Nippon Bijutsu Token Hozon Kyokai-Tokyo, Japan~Japanese Sword Society-US~Chicago Art Institute

We are in urgent need of the following items.
We are buying these items in cash on the spot.


Nazi helmets, flags, medals, badges, daggers, swords, uniforms, steins, headgear, military toys and toy soldiers, artwork, documents, autographs, porcelain, gorgets.

WWI German

Spiked helmets, military steins, edged weapons and medals.


In critical need of Japanese Samurai swords, uniforms, hats, helmets, badges and medals, daggers, dress swords and field gear.


Civil War items: swords, uniforms, field gear, insignia, documents, regimental unit histories. Promotions, especially those signed by Abraham Lincoln.


Swords, fighting knives, patches, flight jackets, paratrooper gear, jump suits, etc.

Our Needs

Please click on the links below to see the types of items we're looking for:


Please Note
We are totally involved in the preservation of history and historical artifacts.
We are in no way affiliated with nor do we endorse any group or movement that is connected with subversive ideology (i.e. White Power, Nazi, etc.).