AAA Public Auction Brings Iconic San Diego Post Office Sale to Proxibid Marketplace

Omaha, Nebraska – Feb. 25, 2015 – Proxibid (, the most trusted online Marketplace for buying and selling highly valued items, will provide online bidding for AAA Public Auction’s United States Postal Service District Hub Auction. This sale features the contents of one of San Diego’s premier post offices, including USPS collectibles and various types of machinery. Online bidding is already available by visiting Lots begin closing Wed., March 4 at 10 a.m. Pacific.


Since the 1960s, this particular post office was San Diego’s primary mail hub. Every piece of mail delivered to the city was sorted and processed in this building using the equipment available in this auction. Do not miss out on featured items such as:

  • Lot 635 – US Postal Safe: This authentic safe used by the USPS is a fantastic collectible.
  • Lot 871 – Double-sided Neon Sign: This lot consists of an Express Mail Sign complete with a bald eagle.
  • Lot 872 – USPS Service Sign: This carved wooden postal sign is a true keepsake from this widely known post office.
  • Lot 1714 – Cardboard/Trash Compactor: This compactor was used at this post office and now, it can be yours!


“This post office is widely known in San Diego,” said Bobby Beacham from AAA Public Auction. “People knew this place, and we are excited to be able to share a little bit of its history with bidders from around the world on Proxibid.”


For more information about this sale, to view the online catalog or to place a bid, please visit


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About AAA Public Auction

The Beacham family has been conducting auctions in San Diego since 1975.  The company currently contracts with the city of San Diego, the superior courts system, the United States Postal Service, local businesses, large big box retailers, and also conducts estate sales for local families in need of finding a way to liquidate assets.


AAA Public Auction has a 10,000-square foot facility in the College Area Business District where the company hosts a live public auction weekly.


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