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Things of Value You Might Have in Your Garage

Are any of these in your attic or garage? If so, find an appraiser at the American Society of Appraisers.

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Bikes

Mike Wolfe and Frank Fritz, the American Pickers on the History Channel, travel from barn to outbuilding across the United States looking for secondhand treasures to buy and resell. In their new book, American Pickers Guide to Picking (Hyperion, $24.99), the two offer a list of money-fetching brands to look for. Are any of these in your attic or garage? If so, find an appraiser at the American Society of Appraisers (appraisers.org).

Bikes: Columbia, Elgin, Gormully & Jeffery, Orient, Star, Victor/Victoria,Schwinn

Above: Green Schwinn Bicycle

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Toys

Dinky, Gottschalk, Gunthermann, Keystone, Marklin, Schuco, Steiff, Wilkins

Above: Dinky truck

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Cars

Cadillac Roadster, Chevelle, Ford Fairlane and Galaxie, Nash, Plymouth, Rolls-Royce, Studebaker,

Above: 1929 Cadillac 341 Roadster

Plus: Here are 10 items you should never store in your garage.

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Motorcycles

BSA, Excelsior, Flying Merkel, Harley-Davidson, Honda, Indian, Kawasaki

Above: Indian

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Signs and Mascots

The blue greyhound from Citizens 77, the Exxon tiger, Pegasus from Mobil gas, the red American Indian from Pontiac, the yellow shell from Shell, the dinosaur from Sinclair, the red star from Texaco

Above: The red star from Texaco

Plus: Check out these amazing fortunes found in attics.