TITLE

Political Museum Creep

PUB. DATE
February 1999
SOURCE
Christian Science Monitor;2/26/99, Vol. 91 Issue 63, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Editorial. Comments on political memorabilia in the United States. The idea of presidential libraries and museums devoted to former speakers of the US House of Representatives; The issue of whether government property belongs to the US Congress and taxpayers or to the individual who held the speaker position; The suggestion that there are too many political shrines.
ACCESSION #
1571997

 

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