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PGS Gold & Coin Buys, Sells, & Appraises All Types of Historical Documents, Famous Autographs, Signed Books, Original Manuscripts, Signed Photographs, Letters, And More

There are countless documents throughout time that have shaped the course of history & humankind. From the Declaration of Independence to the surrender of Japan in World War II, famous and historical documents can provide insight into our forefathers’ thoughts, intentions, and circumstances.

PGS Gold & Coin certified historical document dealers buy, sell, and appraise historical documents, original manuscripts, diaries, speeches, and other historically significant documents of interest. 

We have a vast source of fellow collectors, specialized dealers, and history enthusiasts who ensure these important documents and artifacts are enjoyed & preserved for generations to come.

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When a collector has decided to sell a historical document collection, PGS Gold & Coin historical document dealer coordinates all aspects of collection-building and/or liquidation of a collection. Historical artifacts & original documents can be evaluated by our experts at any PGS Gold & Coin coin shop locations throughout Chicagoland and the Midwest. Collectors searching for a specific area of historical interest or looking to expand their collection of important historic documents in a particular era, region, or genre can contact PGS Gold & Coin historical document buyers & sellers.

Follow these quick steps for a free evaluation:

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  1. Lay your items on a table and take some general overview pictures. Look for any markings, hallmarks, or stamps that will help identify the item, take pictures of those also. Using a white background produces the best pictures. Make sure to note and photograph any areas of damage or discoloration.
  2. If you know specific details about your items, please include as much information as possible. Example: year, era, model, issue, and any provenance you may have.
  3. Send your photos to [email protected]. Be sure to include your complete contact information name, address, mobile number, and email. 

A PGS representative will get back to you as soon as possible. 

, Historical DocumentsIf you’re looking for a certified historical document dealer where you can buy historical documents, sell historic documents coins, or have a famous signature or a historical document appraised, contact PGS Gold & Coin today. PGS Gold & Coin is a trusted Historical Document Dealer, certified historical document buyer, and historical document seller in the Chicago area and Midwest region.

As a Certified Coin Expert and Precious Metal Specialist, PGS Gold & Coin can buy, sell, and appraise a wide variety of high-end items. Our retail stores and online store have a large inventory of rare coins, antique silver coins, U.S. gold coins, foreign gold coins, silver dollars, type coins, foreign silver coins, 90% junk silver coins, ancient coins, medals tokens exonumia, old U.S. currency & Confederate currency, foreign currency, gold bullion, silver bullion, platinum bullion, palladium bullion, rhodium bullion, diamond engagement rings, loose diamonds, and gemstones. Our online store inventory includes all of the above plus autographed sports memorabilia, historical documents, militaria & war memorabilia, pocket watches & timepieces, comic books, antique toys and trains, musical instruments, rare stamps, estate jewelry, fur coats, luxury items, designer handbags and purses, fine wine collections, antiques, and collectibles. We also buy and sell smartphones, cell phones, iPads, laptops, video game consoles, and other new in the box electronics. 

For more information from a certified historical document dealer about buying selling appraising historical documents and artifacts, call your trusted local numismatist PGS Gold & Coin (888) 416-2701

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For more information from a certified wine dealer about buying and appraising

fine wines, champagne, cognac, and vintage liquor & spirits.

Call your trusted local numismatist PGS Gold and Coin (888) 416-2701


PGS Gold & Coin has retail coin shops conveniently located in the Chicago suburbs of
Palatine (847) 713-1282, Wheaton (630) 534-9356, Schaumburg (847) 235-7063, and Villa Park (331) 246-0759

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PGS Gold & Coin’s mission is to provide our customers with fair market value in exchange for any unwanted rare coins, platinum, gold, silver, diamond, jewelry, and collectibles. We strive to deliver the highest quality of customer service each and every day.

PGS Gold & Coin is locally owned and family operated since 2008. PGS has become one of the premier and most trusted rare coin and precious metals dealers in the Midwest region & Chicagoland area.

We are a Certified Coin Dealer by PCGS (Professional Coin Grading Service), NGC (Numismatic Guaranty Corporation), and PMG (Paper Money Guaranty). We are a proud sponsor of the ANA (American Numismatic Association) and have an A+ Rating with the BBB (Better Business Bureau).

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Main Office: 830 W. Northwest Highway, Suite 7, Palatine, Illinois 60067, USA  •  Tel: (847) 348-6447  •  Email: [email protected]

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