The auction firm Oliver’s has announced the sale of the Historical Collection of the Late William “Billy” Pate, May 19, at his residence in Islamorada, at 1 p.m. Items include tackle, rods, reels, flies, record fish mounts and others, all going to the highest bidder. Admission is $25 per person. Visit the Oliver’s website for more details, or call (207) 985-3600. There will be a public preview on Friday, May 18 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Saturday, May 19 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.