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ST. LOUIS, MO. (KTVI) - There were some lookee-lou's in St. Louis county on Friday.  Curious shoppers came to Crestwood for the first day of an estate sale. That's what this gentleman who owns this house is doing.  Selling off all kinds of collections accrued over 92 years.

There were rooms full of books and all kinds of owls.  But many got their cabooses to Crestwood so they could chugga chugga choose some fun toys.

Mike Harris organizes estate sales around the metropolitan region. He gets a first hand look at people's lives as they transition from a long time home to a new residence.

We all have collections of some sort, daily reminders of the people and places that left their impressions on us...no matter how old you are.

That's half the fun of estate sales or garage sales, getting a chance to see how the other half live and what they collected along the way.