Sessions & Viewing Hours

The auction sessions and viewing will take place at our offices at 1770 Woodward Drive, Suite 101, Ottawa.

There is guest parking in the lot behind the building and more on nearby streets (subject to City of Ottawa parking regulations). All parties are invited to attend and bid in person. Interested observers are always welcome.

Session #1 The John Hillson Collections
Lots 1-559
Wednesday, May 22nd, 9:00am EDT
Session #2 Postal History & Literature (Including the Andrew Liptak Postal History Collection)
Lots 601-1017
Thursday, May 23rd, 9:00am EDT
Session #3 Canada & British North America
Lots 1101-1849
Friday, May 24th, 9:00am EDT
Session #4 British Commonwealth & Worldwide
Lots 1901-1998
Saturday, May 25th, 9:00am EDT
Session #5 Lots and Collections & Remainders
Lots 2001-2584
Saturday, May 25th, 10:00am EDT*
* Start time is approximate. There will be a brief lunch break each day from approximately 12:30-1:00pm. Session #5 will begin immediately following the conclusion of the previous session. Floor bidders may pay for and collect their winnings at the end of each day if they have finished bidding.


At our offices, 1770 Woodward Drive, Suite 101, Ottawa. Other times may be booked by appointment, but please allow us 48 hours’ notice so we can arrange for staffing. Contact us by e-mail or telephone at 613-567-3336.

Saturday, May 11th, 2019 10:00 am to 5:00 pm EDT
Friday, May 17th 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Saturday, May 18th 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Monday, May 20th 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Tuesday, May 21st
Priority will be given to out-of-town bidders, please!
10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Wednesday, May 22nd No viewing: Auction Session 1
Thursday, May 23nd No viewing: Auction Session 2
Friday, May 24th No viewing: Auction Session 3
Saturday, May 25th No viewing: Auction Sessions 4 & 5