John M. Taylor's History in Your Hand: Fifty Years of the Manuscript Society PDF

By John M. Taylor

ISBN-10: 027595918X

ISBN-13: 9780275959180

This booklet chronicles the evolution of the Manuscript Society, a fifty-year-old association of creditors and archivists, within the context of autograph amassing ordinarily. the writer offers a accomplished account of the becoming difficulties posed through forgers and discusses the infamous Salt Lake urban bomber, certainly the most skillful forgers of this century. From the hindrance confronted via archivists whilst papers are threatened with destruction to a couple of the Society's so much memorable conferences, this paintings tells a narrative that would curiosity generations to come.

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