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Twain collection finds a nice new home

The Nevada Appeal's Silver Dollars & Wooden Nickels feature recognizes positive achievements from the capital region and, when warranted, points out others that missed the mark.SILVER DOLLAR: Gerald Bartholomew’s “accidental discovery” is now benefiting the Carson City Library. Bartholomew, who has collected Mark Twain-related items since the 1960, is donating more than 1,100 books and other items to the library.“I’d rather keep it together and have it available for scholars and students, whoever wants to see it,” said Bartholomew, 65, a medical technician at Carson Tahoe Health. “I can’t really use them. I’ve read them all already.”Twain, born Samuel Clemens …

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The Nevada Appeal Updated Sep 22, 2012 09:03PM Published Sep 22, 2012 09:02PM Copyright 2012 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.