Schlipf relates memories of his friendship with Myers during their Carleton College years. He does not recall Myers as a collector, but he remarks on Myers' interest in trains, books as important physical objects, and shares insights into Myers' personality. Throughout Schlipf also comments on his own experiences with Carleton and with libraries.
personal characteristics, libraries, library philosophy, trains, Portrait of a Collector, Librarian
United States History
Schlipf, Fred and Miner, Meg, "Fred Schlipf" (2015). All oral histories. 124.