Midwest Scavenger: Fiftyish Fantastic Finds

Midwest Scavenger: Fiftyish Fantastic Finds

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Sarah Rae Smith
Feb 27, 2009
This week the Midwest Scavenger is full of the great buys from the era we have plenty of. We were hard pressed to find anything without a "Mid Century or Retro" label, but the good news is in the Midwest pieces of this nature are rather plentiful and so they aren't priced out of reach for small pocketbooks or those looking to purchase more than one piece!. Click through the jump to see if there's anything in your neck of the woods!

In order to help clarify which Craigslist finds are represented in the pictures above, the listings below match the pictures above going top to bottom and left to right.

  • Mid Century Blond Table and Chairs: for $60 in Kansas City, Mo
  • Retro Bread Box: for $30 in Kansas City, Mo
  • Pair of Knoll Brno Chairs: for $500 in Kansas City, Mo
  • Assorted Dining Chairs: for $5 each in Kansas City, Mo
  • Vintage Cabinet with Jack & Jill motif: for $225 in Affton, Mo
  • Retro Orange Swivel Chair: for $75 in St. Louis, Mo
  • Pair of Stacking Footstools: for $30 in St. Louis, Mo
  • Tulip Floor Lamp: for $85 in Union, Mo
  • Mid Century Magazine Rack: for $50 in Minneapolis, Mn
  • Eames Knock Off Lounger: for $400 in St. Paul, Mn
  • Original 60's Knoll Saarinen Tulip Coffee Table: for $400 in Minneapolis, Mn
  • Eames Lounger Imitation: for $250 in Minneapolis, Mn
  • Antique Victorian Bust of Beethoven: for $80 in Minneapolis, Mn
  • Mid Century Rosewood Coffee Table + 6 Nesting Tables: for $150 in Bloomington, In
  • Antique Chicken Coop: for $50 in Zionsville, In
  • Retro Pitcher + 6 Tumblers: for $25 in Omaha, Ne
  • 1950's Red Leather Chairs: for $100 each (5 available) in Cincinnati, Oh (possibly Ky)
  • Tulip Chairs and Table: for $200 in Cincinnati, Oh
  • 1950's Radio: for $125 in Mariemont, Oh
  • 1950's Danish Modern Lounge Chairs: for $75 each (5 available) in Cincinnati, Oh
  • Teacup Cognac Mod Space Age 60s Retro Chair: for $200 in Cleveland, Oh
  • Retro Couch and Two Chairs: for $200 in Cleveland, Oh
  • Knoll Coffee Table: for $225 in Kirtland, Oh
  • Orange Couch: for $275 in Waukesha, Wi
  • Retro Chrome/Leather-ish Seating: for $250 in Milwaukee, Wi

    Unpictured, but still great finds!

  • Pair of Danish Modern Lounge Chairs: for $145 in Kansas City, Mo
  • Mid Century Pull Out Writing Desk: for $65 in Kansas City, Mo
  • Mid Century Coffee/Side Table: for $100 in Kansas City, Mo
  • Grey 5x8 Area Rug: for $250 in Kansas City, Mo
  • Retro Computer Chair: for $15 in St. Louis, Mo
  • Vintage Library Bookshelves: for $25 in St. Charles, Mo
  • MC End Tables, Coffee Table and Couch: for $40 and up in St. Louis, Mo
  • Antique Frame and Silver Mirror: for $15 in St. Louis, Mo
  • Room and Board Dublin Sofa: for $650 in Eden Prairie, Mn
  • High Top Black Table for 4: for $80 in Minneapolis, Mn
  • Antique Oak Library Table: for $100 in Eagan, Mn
  • Mid Century Desk: for $195 in Bloomington, In
  • New Modern Daybed: for $995 in Indianapolis, In
  • Vintage Wooden Cane Loveseat: for $40 in Indianapolis, In
  • Antique Leather Curved Chairs: for $300 in Fortville, In
  • Pair of Strap Steel Lawn Chairs: for $85 in Des Moines, Ia
  • Retro Style Couch + 3 Chairs: for $100 in Blair, Ne
  • Mid Century Hutch: for $50 in Omaha, Ne
  • Mid Century Bedroom Set: for $150 in Cincinnati, Oh
  • Malm Fireplace: for $400 in Cincinnati, Oh
  • Modern Table and Chairs: for $225 in Cincinnati, Oh

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