Tag Archives: Maryland

Collecting Old & Rare Books: Grandma's Old Books

Collecting Old & Rare Books: Grandma’s Old Books – The Journal of Antiques and Collectibles – August 2012 by James Dawson One of my favorite bookshops ever was on Route 50 a few miles south of Cambridge, Maryland. Don’t look for it now, because it is long gone, but I used to see it from […]

A Sneak Preview of Geppi’s Entertainment Museum at Camden Yards

Sneak Preview of Geppi’s Entertainment Museum at Camden Yards – The Journal of Antiques and Collectibles – September 2006 Baltimore, Maryland The completion of Geppi’s Entertainment Museum at Camden Yards, set to open on September 8, represents the culmination of a lifelong dream for Baltimore businessman Stephen A. Geppi, president and CEO of Diamond Comic Distributors. […]

Ken's Korner: Maryland buys former slave’s home for $1M

Ken’s Korner: Maryland buys former slave’s home for $1M – The Journal of Antiques and Collectibles – April 2006 The state of Maryland has paid $1 million for the deed to a home and former slave’s cabin in Rockville, Md. The cabin was once the home of Josiah Henson, whose story was the inspiration for […]