The Golf Collectors' Society is dedicated to preserving history, traditions and memorabilia of golf. Their bulletin publishes collectors' stories of how they obtained items and provides a forum for collectors seeking specific clubs. Their website provides links to auction videos. Their events page lists golf trade shows and tournaments for golfers who use vintage clubs. They also have links to other organizations dedicated to "hickory golfers" and international golf history and have a Facebook page.Continue Reading
Antique golf putters can also be found at antique stores, antique shows, auctions, estate sales and online auctions such as eBay. AntiqueBuyer.com buys and sells antique golf putters. Geoff Magnum's Putting Zone lists several online resources for locating antique golf putters. Wood Shaft Golf has several articles on golf history, valuing various golf clubs and how to maintain old golf clubs.
Antique putters might be found at annual hickory golf tournaments like the Hickory Clambake at Morro Bay in Morro Bay, California, the International Festival of Hickory Golf and the SoHG International Hickory Cup in Temple Terrace, Florida, the Spring Gathering in Metamora, Illinois, the French Hickory Open in France and the McNabb Cup in Whitehall, Michegan and the Arizona Desert Hickory in Sun City West, Arizona.Learn more about Antiques