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We are a group of collectors who focus on products produced by and information about the former A.C. GilbertTM Company. These include Erector sets, chemistry sets, microscopes, American Flyer trains and many others.
- Showcase and celebrate the works of A.C.Gilbert
- Promote the Heritage Society by educating the public and by showing the works of our members.
Members: See March Newsletter for new password.
If you haven't received your March Newsletter, you probably haven't renewed your membership.
If you believe we have made a mistake, contact the Secretary.
News and Upcoming Events
The 2013 National Convention will be at the Holiday Inn Elk Grove IL Saturday July 13, 2013.
More details are in the March newsletter. There are a limited number of tables available, so register early if you want to reserve one.
2/12/13 New very cool ACGHS Facebook page offers more fun for everyone. Check it out here.
2/9/13 NEW Bruce Hansen's comprehensive book on Gilbert's Wheel Toys
Part 1 Part 2
7/17/10 Watch this terrific YouTube video
made at the 2009 Midwest Regional Meeting.
Thanks to Dave Blood and crew for putting this together.
For Members Only
Minutes of the 2/10/13 Board Meeting are on the Members Only page
The 2012 Treasurer's report and the final 2012 Treasury Status is on the Members Only page
The December Newsletter will contain your membership renewal form for 2013
Please fill it out and return it with your check for $25.
It is also available here
The ACGHS Members Models Manual 2012 edition is available for
$10 $5 post paid to all members.
Send your check made out to ACGHS to Joe Swiatek. His address in is the Membership Directory.
Low resolution copy of the ACGHS Members Models Manual 2012 edition.
We want to add your unique models to the next edition of this manual.
Send your pictures and descriptions to Bruce Hansen
See our specs for the manual
Exclusive Special Edition Erector 100th anniversary model replica of the A.C. Gilbert Hall of Science Building is available for purchase on the Members Only page
4/14/12 Manuals for #6.5 and 1929 #7.5, B and 10/12 sets
now in pdf format on the Members Only page
NEW Members' Activities Page.
Have you had a Gilbert display in a public place? Do you have a Gilbert Room that you would like to share? Any other Gilbert related activities?
Please send pictures and a description to Dave Ware. Email address is in the directory.
Send your comments, questions and suggestions to the Webmaster