Charles R. Rosvall

Telephone: (303) 923-3432

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I am looking forward to the opportunity to be of service to you.


Summary of qualifications

1940 -2002                    ROSVALL AUCTION CO., INC.       Denver, CO


     My parents started ROSVALL AUCTION CO., INC. in 1940; I carried on the family tradition of weekly auctions and personal property appraisals after my father died in 1992, until September 2002 when I closed down the auction business. My company specializes in personal property appraisals, buying and selling of used furniture and antiques at the same location.  Estimates for appraisal values are done for a fee.

    We are capable and experienced in handling personal property estate appraisals (large & small), valuations for court proceedings, appraisals for personal insurance purposes or financial banking (trust) concerns.  We handle appraisals of furniture (both antique and modern), jewelry, collections of coins, firearms (guns), automobiles and many other miscellaneous household items. On occasion, I also do appraisals of commercial inventories.



1954 - 1966                   Mile High Academy                         Denver, CO

High School Diploma-June 1967

§     Southwestern Union College Academy                                       Keene, TX



International Society of Appraisers               Board Approval: 1979 to 2004

National Auctioneers Association                 Board Approval: 1972 to 2004

Colorado Auctioneers Association                Board Approval: 1972 to 2004

Federal Firearms License                                Up to Date.



Professional     memberships

Registered Court Appraiser/Estate Liquidator           Colorado-1972

Licensed Business                                                      Colorado-1972 to 2012

Mid-Western/Rocky Mountain Area Appraisers-Auctioneers—1972 to 2004

Federal ATF Firearms License                                     United States  : Up to Date.


Security clearance

Recognized in the State of Colorado Public Administration Offices of:

     E. Carney                      Adams County

     R. Graham                    Arapahoe County

     R. Steenrod                  Denver County

     J. Boatright                   Jefferson County

     I have, also, worked intermittently for Boulder and Douglas counties.

Federal recognition in the United States District Court-Colorado and          United States Bankruptcy Court-Colorado with federal judges:

      Daniel Sparr              Joyce Steinhardt            James Wade


Professional experience

1969 - 2002                   Rosvall Auction Co., Inc                  Denver, CO

Military / Appraiser-Auctioneer/ Owner

§     Commencing in 1972, after a brief tour of duty in the U.S. Army (1969-1971), I resumed assisting my father in the family business and thereby acquiring both excellent training and experience in the handling of appraisals, auctioning and customer relationships.  Through ethical and accurate work, I achieved becoming known as one of the “ Leading Mid-western/Rocky Mountain Area Appraisers and Auctioneers”.


Additional professional activities

Initiate written personal property appraisals and personal property estate auctions for clients.

Perform appraisal consultation work for local banks in trust departments.

Maintain contacts and resources, including antique and furniture dealers, competitors, the public, and various moving or storage companies.



Denver Banks:  Bank of Cherry Creek             Bank One                  Colorado State Bank     UMB Bank      U.S. Bank          Wells Fargo

Legal Firms:       Holland & Hart                Sherman & Howard

                            Rothberger, Appel, Powers & Johnson     

Commercial:      Jensen Development Co.          Safeway Foods

                           Sanford Homes                Wood Brothers Homes

Moving & Storage:       Apaca         Bekins          Cowboy Transfer

Allied Van Lines--Berkeley/  Denver Moving & Storage/ Weickers

North American Van Lines—Amick                      Johnson United

                                      Student Movers


Extracurricular activities

Antique Dealers Trade Shows, Auctioning at Fund Raisers



Woodworking, snow-skiing, fishing, computers


Interests and activities

Art, fine furniture, family, opera, theatre, dining, Indian artifacts, horseback riding, ballroom dancing, and vacations.


Family Bio

Born on November 7, 1948; parents are Opal M. Jackson Rosvall and Charles W. Rosvall (deceased). Married to Joan Bergvall Rosvall.








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