Bids in Surprising Places

When one plays the markets, they expect certain behaviors from certain stocks. “Blue chip” stocks are generally massive companies that experience slow, steady growth, while...Read More

Vietnam War Hero to Sign Book at RIAC June Firearms Auction

Rock Island Auction Company is please to announce that Vietnam War hero Capt. William "Hawk" Albracht will be signing copies of his new book on...Read More

Bidding Wars Galore!

Spring is a magical time of year when everything becomes more active. Animals begin stirring & migrating, trees sprout their buds, school athletes fill the...Read More

RIAC's First Ever Four-Day Auction Delivers Fun & Results

When you mix a fun atmosphere with a lot of behind-the-scenes hard work, you end up with the type of success that accompanied Rock Island...Read More

Feeding Frenzy Finishes 2014 With $47.5 Million in Sales of Collector Firearms

Rock Island (December 10) – Rock Island Auction Company’s December 2014 Premiere Collector Firearms Auction proved to be quite an exciting and successful weekend. Not...Read More
Singer 1911 pistol M1911A1

RIAC's May Premiere Auction Draws Competitive Collectors

May 6, 2014     ROCK ISLAND, Ill. – Big crowds and intense bidding battles made for an action-filled weekend at Rock Island Auction Company’s...Read More
NRA Gun Gurus 2013

Rock Island Auction Company Appears in Feature Segment on NRA Gun Gurus

04/01/2014 ROCK ISLAND, IL – Join the National Rifle Association’s top firearms experts as they evaluate the prized guns of real Americans in “NRA Gun Gurus,”...Read More
Smith & Wesson at Columbian Exposition

Rock Island Auction Company to Sell Several High Value & Significant Historic Items in September

Rock Island Auction Company has an abundance of fascinating historical items for sale in their upcoming September Premiere Firearms Auction, to be held Sept 13th-15th,...Read More
engraved Winchester 1866

Massive Three Day Summer Collector Firearms Auction Does Not Disappoint, Posting $4.7 Million in Sales

07/02/2013 Rock Island, IL (July 2) - Rock Island Auction Company’s popular summer Regional Collector Firearms Auction once again exceeds expectations by surmounting the sales...Read More