Collecting: Eccentric Passion, Compulsive Accumulation, or Reasonable Pursuit of Happiness?

Authors

Lawrence Taylor, Gettysburg College

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Description

Former U.S. Ambassador Lawrence “Larry” Taylor talks about his lifelong passion for collecting, including his Abraham Lincoln bookends, a selection of which were exhibited at Musselman Library in 2012-13.

Publication Date

10-15-2012

Keywords

Abraham Lincoln, Civil War, Memorabilia, Antiques Collectors, Lincoln Collectors, Civil War Collectors, Military paraphernalia, Americana, Preservation, Cultural property

Disciplines

Cultural History | History | Intellectual History | Military History | Political History | United States History

Collecting: Eccentric Passion, Compulsive Accumulation, or Reasonable Pursuit of Happiness?

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