Other interesting or useful websites:

Chicago Playing Card Collectors Inc.

52 Plus Joker

International Playing-Card Society

Melbourne Playing Card Collectors

The English Playing Card Society

 Tieman Spits
Tieman Spits is a collecter from the USA of Holland-American Line shipping cards. He welcomes people to his website and if you have a card or deck that you do not see on the site would welcome either a good quality scan for his site or an opportunity to purchase/trade the actual card or deck.

Jelle Sietsma
Jelle Sietsma has been collecting playing cards for 40 years. Her collection ranges from Dutch jokers, to Coca Cola, to Shell Oil, to OLA (Streets in this country). Her website features sections of cards she has to swap and cards she knows she needs and would love to hear from those willing to swap!

Joop Muller
Joop Muller and Miriam van Houten have created a fascinating website showcasing their own vast collections and selling cards via Ebay.


CARTORAMA is a mail-order business established in 1994, and specializing on playing cards for collectors, games and ephemera. We use to issue 2 to 3 fully illustrated fixed price lists a year, mainly focussing on playing cards, and written in English. I have been myself in the playing card business since 1982, and was of course a collector (but not of playing cards).

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