1999 Annual CSA Convention
Sarasota, Florida 5-7 FEB 1999

Photos by John Kimbrough

 

The 1999 Confederate Stamp Alliance annual convention and exhibition was held in Sarasota, Florida in conjunction with the Sarasota National Stamp Exhibition 5-7 FEB 1999.

Overall view of the exhibit area of the show with the bourse tables around the perimeter.

Here I am at my bourse table assisting a local collector.
Standing behind me is Betty Bush wife of my partner Conrad Bush.

Here I am again standing next to my one-frame exhibit on fake CSA Postal History.
My exhibit was awarded a Silver Medal.

My partner, Conrad Bush, standing next to his exhibit on Confederate fancy and unusual cancels.
Connie's exhibit was awarded a Vermeil Medal.

CSA Member Ian Tickell from Leigh-on-Sea, England. Ian never misses a CSA Convention.
Ian's exhibit on the "Defense of Northern Virginia" was awarded a Vermeil Medal as well as
the Brian and Maria Green CSA award for the best military mail exhibit.

From Left: Ron Tate (CSA President), Rick Calhoun (CSA 2nd Vice President),
Roger Oswald (1st Vice President), Dan Warren MD (CSA Member and APS Judge)
Labron Harris (Postal History Dealer and Senior Professional Golfer)

Local Florida CSA Members from Left: Bill Johnston, Phil Warman, Ed Herrold
Phil acted as local host for the CSA Convention
Thanks, Phil, for a job well done.

Ed Herrold discussing Confederates with Gordon McHenry.
The photo on the table is Gordon's Grandfather who was a soldier in an Arkansas Regiment.