Let Us Now Praise Famous Men

Lukas, Paul
May 1999
Money;May99, Vol. 29 Issue 5, p206
Discusses Halls of Fame in the United States. Background on the Hall of Fame for Great Americans in New York City; American attitudes toward fame and celebrity; The National Softball Hall of Fame and Museum; The National Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame; The International Boxing Hall of Fame; The National Bowling Hall of Fame and Museum.


Related Articles

  • The Original Hall of Fame.  // American Heritage;Jul/Aug2001, Vol. 52 Issue 5, p11 

    Features the Hall of Fame for Great Americans in New York, New York. Historic significance; Features of the hall of fame; Location of the institution.

  • Cooperstown, New York. Allen, Mel // Yankee;Jul/Aug2002, Vol. 66 Issue 6, p112 

    Features The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum in Cooperstown, New York. Details of the architectural design; List of baseball memorabilia and collections found in the museum; Names of contributors.

  • SPORTY SPOTS. VAUGHAN, DONALD // Boys' Life;Oct2016, Vol. 106 Issue 10, p30 

    The article evaluates various sports-related destinations including the Skateboarding Hall of Fame & Museum, the U.S. Ski ad Snowboard Hall of Fame and Museum and the International Volleyball Hall of Fame.

  • Hall Induction Likely On The Move.  // Golf World;4/19/2010, Vol. 63 Issue 33, p19 

    The article discusses the proposed changes in the time and venue of the annual induction ceremony of new members to the World Golf Hall of Fame museum (WGHOF) located at the World Golf Village (WGV) in St. Augustine, Florida. It is being suggested to move the time of the ceremony from fall to...

  • IN BASEBALL, EVERYONE'S FAMOUS. Walters, John // Newsweek Global;1/10/2014, Vol. 162 Issue 2, p111 

    The article discusses the exclusivity of the U.S. Baseball Hall of Fame and the author's opinion that the admissions process has become too inclusive. Topics include the 2014 induction of Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine, and Frank Thomas and snubbing of Craig Biggio, the history of Hall of Fame voting,...

  • Celebrating the Sporting Life.  // Souvenirs, Gifts, & Novelties;Jan2012, Vol. 51 Issue 1, p170 

    The article looks at the efforts of sports museums and halls of fame to find ways to appeal to local fans and sports-minded travelers across the U.S. It describes the marketing approaches of Patriots Pro Shop at Patriot Place, Locker Room Gift Store at the Georgia Sports Hall of Fame, and the...

  • Representing the sporting past in museums and halls of fame. Ramshaw, Gregory // Annals of Leisure Research;Jul2012, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p312 

    No abstract available.

  • TREASURES OF THE ROAD.  // Sports Illustrated;NASCAR 2010/2011, p70 

    Captions are presented to photographs of stock car racing memorabilia which are museum exhibits at the Hall of Fame of the organization NASCAR in Charlotte, North Carolina including cowboy boots worn by the late driver Davey Allison, a leather helmet for drivers from the 1920s and rings...

  • 2010 Marks the 34th Year of Honors Weekend.  // Wrestling USA;9/15/2010, Vol. 46 Issue 1, p8 

    The article reports on the highlights of the Honors Weekend of the National Wrestling Hall of Fame & Museum in Stillwater, Oklahoma held in June 2010. It notes that the event opened with the State Chapter conference. It cites that 18 teams and over 70 people attended the annual golf tournament...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics