Art Adams Estate Auction

Saturday, June 30, 2018 @ 10:00 AM

To settle the estate of Art Adams, the following items will be sold at public auction located at 7305 Ave. C Vestaburg MI. 48891.

Saturday June 30, 2018 @ 10am

Large 2 Possibly 3  Ring Auction!

No Buyers Premium!


From the M-46 and Crystal Rd Intersection- travel south on Crystal Rd ½ mile to 3rd St. (Main St.) then 3 blocks west to sale site. Watch for Pioneer Auction Signs!


Classic Cars-

1928 Ford Model A 2 door Sedan

1930 Ford Model A 4 door Sedan

1931 Ford Model A 2 door Sedan

1946 Plymouth 4 door Sedan, 6 cyl flathead, auto trans- Texas car

1948 Chevy Fleetmaster 4 door Sedan, 6cyl flathead, manual 3 on the tree trans, 40,488 miles, 2nd owner

1947 Dodge SD 4 door Sedan, 6 cyl flathead, fluid drive trans, 46,000 miles

1955 Olds 4 door Sedan, Olds Rocket V8, auto trans, 68,441 miles

1962 Chevy Belair 4 door Sedan, 283 V8, auto trans 119,681 miles

1964 Mercury Marauder 4 door hard top, 390 V8, auto trans

1966 Chrysler Newport Town Sedan, 4 door, 383 V8, auto trans, Very Sharp!

1970 Chrysler Newport, 2 door, 383 V8, auto trans

1972 Chevy Impala, 4 door, 350 V8, auto trans

Assort of Model A and other car parts (drive train, tires, radiators, lights, etc)


*Note- the cars listed above are in original condition. They have not been, chopped, or modified in any way as far as we can tell. They have been sitting in the barn for years and will need some minor work but are very solid and complete! Must see to appreciate!



2004 GMC Envoy 4 door XL 2WD, 141,346 miles, V6,  auto trans, loaded

2007 Buick LaCrosse, 121,880 miles, 4 door, V6, auto trans

2001 Buick Park Avenue Ultra, 4 door, 190,208 miles, V6, auto trans

1997 Chevy Suburban 4WD, 146, 507 miles, 350 V8, auto trans

2- Ford F350 single axle box trucks w/ 10’ boxes (used for storage)

2-Chevy 3500 single axle box trucks w/ 10’ boxes (used for storage)


Tractors /Trailers- 

 3 Ford 8N & 9N tractors, all w/ good rubber and tin work, all run well

45’ tandem axle semi van trailer  (Used for storage)

20’ enclosed tandem axle trailer w/ swing doors

5’x8’ single axle utility trailer

Small lawn trailers


Household Furnishings-

Oak china hutch w/ bow glass front and sides

Dark Oak china hutch

Display shelves


2 leather recliners

Setting chairs


Glider rockers

Vintage oak end stands and tables

Oak coffee table

Valley Slate pool table

Pedestal globe display

4 post queen bed



Mirrors and wall hangings

Assort of kitchen appliances

Pots and pans

Dishes, Utensils, food prep dishes

GE Refrigerator

3 Vertical freezers

Crosley washer

Maytag dryer

Sharp 12,000 btu air conditioner, like new

Much More!


Antiques/ Collectibles-

Dozens of pieces of antique furniture (chairs, cabinets, dressers, etc)

Wall and mantel clocks

Lg. vintage Sherman Williams wall clock

Wooden wall mount and desk phones

Vintage radios

Collectible glass (carnival, depression, cut, colored)

Occupied Japan items

Americana figurines

Vintage beer and soda cans

Signage and mirrors


Beer Steins (Domestic and German)

 Nascar Memorabilia

Collectible toys

Atari video game w/ box

8 track player w/ tapes

Porcelain and musical dolls

Music boxes

Oscar Schmidt auto harp

Gas and oil cans

Dozens of brass torches

Dozens of straight blades and boxes

Assort of knives

Lg. set of cobbler shoe repair tools

Vintage tools and boxes

Black smith forge

Hand crank feed grinder

Cast Iron bean kettle

Cast iron skillets

 License plates

Newspapers and other ephemera

Boxes of vintage car parts

1958 Hiawatha bicycle- original

100’s of vintage Avon pieces

Vintage hand tools and garden tools

1000’s of knick, Knacks and small primitives not listed!


Shop Tools-

Century 230/ 140 AC/DC stick welder

Westinghouse 220 stick welder

Craftsman 110 wire welder

Victor acetylene torch set w/ cart

100’ torch hoses

2 ton cherry picker

Craftsman vertical air compressor

Multi. Older air compressors

Air tools

Tire changer (air)

Tire balancer  (manual)

Tube repair press

Atec and Solar battery chargers/ jump starters

Lg. assort.  of power tools

Lg. assort of cordless power tools

Huge assort. of Hand tools (sockets, wrenches, etc)

Power cords

Shop lights

Jacks and jack stands

Shop Vacs

Variety of drill bits

Metal and wood storage cabinets

Paints and stains

Much More!


Lawn & Garden-

Husqvarna YTH22V46 riding lawn mower, 22hp Briggs, 46” deck- like new!

Huskee riding lawn mower, 22hp Briggs, 46” deck

Multi push mowers

Husqvarna 924SBE snow blower, electric start, self-propelled- like new!

Husqvarna 445 chainsaw w/ 16” bar

Stihl 031 Chain saw w/ 16” bar

Older McCulloch and Poulan chain saws

Truelife 12000 watt generator

Multi walk behind front mount rototillers

Wood chipper w/ 8hp Tecumseh

Craftsman and Weed Eater leaf blowers and trimmers

Clark Pressure washer

Assort. hand garden tools

Multi ladders (step, extension, etc)

Gas cans

Single bottom 3 pt. plow

Small section drag

Much More!


 Guns/ Sporting-

Remington model 11, 12 ga semi auto shotgun S#382072

Remington Sportsman model 48, 12 ga semi auto shotgun S#3116167

Remington model 782, 22 LR bolt action rifle S#121828

British Enfield 303 bolt action rifle S#W53390

National Arms 10 ga dbl hammer shotgun S#27968

American Gun Co NY 12 ga dbl hammer shotgun S#345485

American Gun Co NY 12 ga dbl hammer shotgun (bad barrel) S#78162

Nickerbocker 12 ga dbl hammer shotgun S#122273

CS Shattuck, Hatfield, Ma 12 ga sbl S#2303

Wooden gun cabinet w/ glass front

Assort of ammunition

Coleman heaters and lanterns



Fishing poles

Tackle boxes


Buildings/ Miscellaneous items

12’x16’ carport w/ steel frame, roof,  and sides

12’x16’ carport w/ steel frame, roof and open sides

100’s of pieces of  steel office furniture (chairs, filing cabinets, shelves, etc)

Fifth wheel assembly

Piles of scrap iron

This is a partial listing, far to many Items to list!

Auctioneers Note-

We hope you’ll come out and join us as we sell the lifelong collection. This auction sale has it all from modern everyday items to some hard to find antiques and collectibles. Sale will take place rain or shine with plenty of shade trees if needed. There will be 2 possibly 3 auction rings running so please bring a friend! Guns sell @ Noon followed by cars and tractors! From the Adams Family and all of us at Pioneer, thanks in advance we look forward to seeing you there!

Terms and Conditions-
Cash, good personal check with proper ID, accepting Visa, MasterCard and Discover w/ a 3% processing fee. All out of state checks must have a letter from bank verifying funds. All property to be settled for day of sale. No property to be removed from premises until settled for. Not responsible for accidents or goods after sold. Auctioneers and sale personnel act as selling agents only and assume no liability or guarantees. Announcements day of sale take precedence over printed matter.