Matchcover Links


Rathkamp Matchcover Society
The largest and oldest of the clubs. Newsletter, an annual convention, and more. 

Angelus Matchcover Club

California’s oldest club (50 years old in 2001); a regional club serving the greater Los Angeles-Pasadena area. 

Sierra-Diablo Matchcover Club

A San Francisco, California area regional club with an international presence.

British Matchbox Label and Booklet Society(BML&BS).
A club focused on collecting matchbox labels as well as matchbooks and matchcovers.

For more club information, click here.

Personal Sites

The Matchcover Vault
An excellent, very comprehensive collecting site by Mike Prero. Mike is the editor of several club newsletters, and he has posted hundreds of his articles here.

Lilek's Matchbook Museum
Hundreds of vintage matchbooks are artfully arranged and displayed with a little story about each one. Updated every Monday by James Lileks, a well known Minneapolis Star-Tribune columnist.

Auction, Buying and Selling Sites

Huge on-line auction with many matchcovers listed. 

Matchcover Pro  

On-line auction run by The Matchcover Vault site.

Matchcover Manufacturers

D. D. Bean & Co.
U.S. matchbook manufacturing company. 

Atlas Match
U.S. matchbook manufacturing company.