A Non-Profit Corporation.  Member Owned.  N.R.A. Affiliated

Manetta Lynn Shoup

Terry Morgan                          Bart Sidle
419-568-2711                       419-965-2592

Don Dombrowski                    Gerald Gordon


​                             Bob Neu

2017 Board of Trustees:

About Tri-State Gun Collectors, Inc.


AN ORGANIZATION DEDICATED TO HELPING PEOPLE

2010 Established as Non-Profit 501-C4 Status
N.R.A. Affiliated

Tri-State Gun Collectors organization has been an honorable collector and dealer's club for over fifty years.

TRI-STATEGUN COLLECTORS was founded in the early 1950's by collectors Charlie Schumm, Harry Lewis, and Carl Horn of Lima, Ohio. (NOTE: Harry Lewis, Carl Horn, and Charlie Schumm are deceased.)

On January 23, 1958 the newly founded club was incorporated as the "WESTERN OHIO ANTIQUE ARMS ASSOCIATION"

On December 3, 1958 they changed the name to "TRI-STATE GUN COLLECTORS ASSOCIATION"

Since the early 1960's, the gun shows have been held at the Allen County Fair Grounds in Lima, Oh. Also, since the 1970's, the Club has contributed over $50,000 to the Allen Fair Board for building improvements. Tri-State. Gun Collectors donates all monies over and above the Club's operating expenses to worthy organizations with specific needs.

Presently, Tri-State Gun Collectors has more than 2,000 members. Membership-display meetings are scheduled eight times each year on the first full weekend of the month October thru May.

Tom Baeumel Treasurer, T.S.G.C.

Manetta Obringer
419-647-0067

Vice President
Trevor Shively
419-591-6321

Treasurer
Tom Baeumel
419-738-3313

President
Tom Holycross
419-303-3920

Secretary
Doug Vermillion
419-339-0404

Assistant Show Manager: 

​Welcome

Larry James                             Jack Witham                              Dick Brown
419-230-5737                          

                          Ron Nickey                               Lester Salisbery

Show Manager: 

2017 Officers:

​Shows are the

first full weekend of the month,

October thru May.

2017 Board of Directors: