Partners and Friends

AldoDesign is a professional website design and development company and the website designer for the Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame. Our websites work in every browser and platform, including mobile and tablets. Our sites include SEO (search engine optimized) code. AldoDesign also provides custom web site templates, video production, logo design and branding and much more.

Founded by Joan & Don Lyons in 1996 and located in the former Heddon manufacturing facilities in Dowagiac, Michigan, the Heddon Museum is dedicated to preserving and interpreting the many contributions that the Heddon family made to the City of Dowagiac and the sport of fishing.

Carolina Antique Tackle Collectors was formed in 1991 by a small group of seven fishing tackle collectors from North and South Carolina. The Club has since grown to over two hundred members representing fifteen states.

The Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame is the international headquarters for education, recognition and promotion of fresh water sportfishing. Our mission is to develop and maintain the Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame and its museum for the preservation and display of historical artifacts of fresh water sportfishing.

The Whitefish Press is dedicated to publishing a wide variety of works on fishing history and fishing tackle. It was founded in 2006 by Dr. Todd E.A. Larson, who along with his partners Marc T. Hanger (Acquisitions Editor) and Chad S. Beckett (Legal), have worked to slowly grow the business to the point where it will be a unique voice in the publishing world for those interested in preserving our outdoor heritage.

ColorGraphic Printing is a multi service print provider with regional, national, and international customers.
In addition to offset, digital, and wide format printing services we also have full bindery department capabilities, mailing services, fulfillment and online store front solutions.

ORCA is The Old Reel Collectors Association, Inc., which is a non-profit, educational corporation. They are a loose knit group of fishing reel collectors who are joined by their interest in old fishing reels and their history.

For 25 years Lang’s Auction has been honored to sell the most important collections of fishing tackle in America. With seller’s commissions as low as 0%, consignor and buyer guarantees, and world price records in every category of antique and collectible tackle – Lang’s provides the quality and proven results your collection deserves.

Guyette and Deeter offer combined professional experience dating back to the mid 1970s. Having personally handled the most important decoys and collections in North America, their depth of expertise is unsurpassed in the field of antique waterfowl decoys.

Florida Antique Tackle Collectors, Inc. is a non-profit, member supported organization registered in the State of Florida. The purposes of the Club are to enhance and promote the collection, preservation and knowledge of old or antique angling memorabilia and the history of tackle produced in Florida and to assist other groups and organizations with similar goals.

MiniCo Insurance Agency offers MiniCo Collectibles Insurance, a specialty insurance policy to protect fine art and valuable collectibles that are expected to appreciate in value. Get coverage for your collection of fishing tackle within 24 hours with no deductible and no appraisal required at application.

Hunting & Fishing Collectibles Magazine, has become the authoritative publication for serious collectors of antique and contemporary artifacts from America’s Hunting & Fishing Tradition. This high-end, all-color, 84-page, bimonthly publication is a must-have reference source for individuals who want to invest intelligently in the Hunting & Fishing sector of America’s General Antique Trade.

Morphy Auctions, located in Adamstown PA, is one of the largest auction houses under one roof.  Counting on decades of experience running successful antique auctions for both sellers and buyers, the team at Morphy Auctions aims to delight our clients with fresh-to-the-market auctions, professionalism and state-of-the-art auction venues