Mark Twain Collection
Jerry Bartholomew talked about his private collection of Mark Twain items. Since college, Bartholomew has had an interest in Twain and… read more
Jerry Bartholomew talked about his private collection of Mark Twain items. Since college, Bartholomew has had an interest in Twain and began collecting anything and everything bearing the writer’s name. Bartholomew has amassed a collection of over 1,000 items-including books, stamps and ties.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Carson City, Nevada, from July 8-12 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Charter Communications local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Jerry Bartholomew Resident Carson City
Samuel Clemens in Carson City
Former Nevada State Archivist Guy Rocha talked about American author and humorist Samuel Clemens and his time spent in…
What Mark Twain Didn't Say
Retired State Archivist Guy Rocha talked about some of the sayings attributed to Mark Twain for which there is no…
U.S. Senator Key Pittman on Ice
Retired State Archivist Guy Rocha talked about the story that U.S. Senator Key Pittman actually died before his last…
Why Nevada Became a State
Retired State Archivist Guy Rocha talked about some historical errors that were commonly taught about the history of…