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Dan Matthews and Joey Whiteside formed The Authentication Company LLC after both had discussed the idea of marking and identifying advertising antiques as a means for ensuring their originality & authenticity.  TAC (pronounced “tack”) guarantees all items marked with their security holograms & serial numbers to be original items and not reproductions.

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UPCOMING EVENTS

  1. Carlisle Fall Meet

    October 2 - October 6
  2. AACA Fall Meet at Hershey, Pa.

    October 9 - October 13
  3. Chicagoland Petroleum & Advertising Show

    October 20 - October 22
  4. Chicagoland Coin-op Show, new location

    November 10 - November 12

WHO WE ARE

Dan Matthews and Joey Whiteside formed The Authentication Company LLC after both had discussed the idea of marking and identifying advertising antiques as a means for ensuring their originality & authenticity.  TAC (pronounced “tack”) guarantees all items marked with their security holograms & serial numbers to be original items and not reproductions.  Items that are found to be authentic received a specific TAC # for a specific item.  No items will have the same TAC #. 

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WHAT WE DO

WHAT?
Items we can mark as original: 

Original period correct items from a certain era in time which include Signs, Globes, Cans, metal thermometers, Displays, and other miscellaneous advertising items.   

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