COLLECTION - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/COLLECTION News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) For sale: Century-old cards of Ty Cobb, Cy Young http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58361157-68/cards-baseball-collection-thibodeau.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58361157-68/cards-baseball-collection-thibodeau.html.csp">For sale: Century-old cards of Ty Cobb, Cy Young</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVID SHARP</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-01T11:17:10.526-06:00">Updated Sep 1, 2014 11:17AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Biddeford, Maine • A baseball fan took up smoking a century ago and with it acquired another habit: holding onto little cards that bore the faces of baseball’s earliest greats. Now, the trove of more than 1,400 tobacco cards featuring a slew of Hall of Famers like Cy Young and Ty Cobb — the legacy of a teenage smoker whose family hung onto a collection that dates to 1909 — is going up for auction. The cards will be sold by a Maine auction house that is becoming known for selling rare memorabilia...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58361157@www.sltrib.com Mon, 01 Sep 2014 11:17:10 MDT A Look Back: Some of Utah's prominent boxing stars http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58349800-78/ap-archives-associated-boxers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58349800-78/ap-archives-associated-boxers.html.csp">A Look Back: Some of Utah's prominent boxing stars</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-29T13:02:32.072-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 01:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Each Friday, the Salt Lake Tribune presents historical images in a special series called "A Look Back." This week we've pulled together a collection of photos from the Associated Press archives of boxers who called Utah home.</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58349800@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 13:02:32 MDT Review: Artists cover landmark Johnny Cash album http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58322791-223/cash-album-johnny-tears.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58322791-223/cash-album-johnny-tears.html.csp">Review: Artists cover landmark Johnny Cash album</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOHN CARUCCI</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-28T11:16:07.752-06:00">Updated Aug 28, 2014 11:16AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Throughout his career, Johnny Cash sang about the downtrodden, giving a voice to the voiceless. But his 1964 concept album, “Bitter Tears: Ballads of the American Indian,” started a new conversation about social awareness. The collection of songs written by Cash and Peter La Farge provided strong commentary about the U.S. government’s mistreatment of American Indians. Cash’s record label tried talking him out of releasing the album, fearing it would alienate his country music fan base, but his r...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583227912014-08-28T11:16:07.752-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-28T11:16:07.752-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58322791@www.sltrib.com Thu, 28 Aug 2014 11:16:07 MDT Emmy veterans take home the trophies http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58336266-68/2014-66th-angeles-associated.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58336266-68/2014-66th-angeles-associated.html.csp">Emmy veterans take home the trophies</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Scott D. Pierce </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-26T07:58:59.256-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 07:58AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards looked an awful lot like a repeat — or, at least there were an awful lot of repeat winners. “Modern Family” won its fifth consecutive Emmy (tying “Frasier”) as best comedy series, and “Breaking Bad” won its second consecutive Emmy as best drama to cap off a night in which it quickly became clear that the best way to win an Emmy was to have already won one. Or more than one. “ ‘Modern Family’ has been a big, beautiful dream for the last five years,” said exe...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58336266@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 07:58:59 MDT Smithsonian adds LGBT history to museum collection http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58313012-68/gay-history-museum-collection.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58313012-68/gay-history-museum-collection.html.csp">Smithsonian adds LGBT history to museum collection</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BRETT ZONGKER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-19T12:47:56.763-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 12:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Hundreds of photographs, papers and historical objects documenting the history of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people are being added to the Smithsonian Institution’s collection Tuesday, including items from the popular TV show “Will and Grace.” Show creators David Kohan and Max Mutchnick along with NBC are donating objects to the National Museum of American History. The collection includes original scripts, casting ideas, political memorabilia surrounding the show and the...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58313012@www.sltrib.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 12:47:56 MDT Prize-winning poet W.S. Merwin still at work at age 86 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58279482-223/merwin-age-think-prize.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58279482-223/merwin-age-think-prize.html.csp">Prize-winning poet W.S. Merwin still at work at age 86</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By HILLEL ITALIE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-15T15:39:08.57-06:00">Updated Aug 15, 2014 03:39PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">He is 86 years old, his eyesight is failing and much of his recent work reads like a man saying goodbye. But W.S. Merwin continues to write poems; he cannot help himself. “I wrote the last one about 10 days ago, it doesn’t stop, and I don’t know where it comes from,” says Merwin, a two-time Pulitzer Prize winner and former U.S. poet laureate widely regarded as among the greatest poets of the past half-century. “I remember, just over a year ago, after several readings and two red-eye flights, I ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582794822014-08-15T15:39:08.57-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-15T15:39:08.57-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58279482@www.sltrib.com Fri, 15 Aug 2014 15:39:08 MDT PBS antique show finds baseball memorabilia worth $1 million http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58285035-223/pbs-antiques-baseball-boston.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58285035-223/pbs-antiques-baseball-boston.html.csp">PBS antique show finds baseball memorabilia worth $1 million</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By LYNN ELBER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-11T14:50:33.881-06:00">Updated Aug 11, 2014 02:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • The PBS series “Antiques Roadshow” says it hit a home run with a collection of 1870s Boston baseball memorabilia. A trove of signatures and rare baseball cards from Boston Red Stockings players was appraised at $1 million for insurance purposes, series producer Marsha Bemko said. She said it’s the largest sports memorabilia find in the history of the 19-year-old public TV show, which travels America looking for varied heirlooms and treasures. The collection was brought to an “Antiq...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582850352014-08-11T14:50:33.881-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-11T14:50:33.881-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58285035@www.sltrib.com Mon, 11 Aug 2014 14:50:33 MDT Senate bill would end NSA phone records collection http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58238545-68/bill-nsa-records-collection.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58238545-68/bill-nsa-records-collection.html.csp">Senate bill would end NSA phone records collection</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KEN DILANIAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-29T17:58:02.282-06:00">Updated Jul 29, 2014 05:58PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Sen. Patrick Leahy on Tuesday introduced a bill to end the National Security Agency’s bulk collection of phone records, a proposal that goes further than a similar House measure and has drawn support from civil liberties groups, the White House and Republicans. The bill represents the latest step in fulfilling a January promise by President Barack Obama to end the NSA’s collection of domestic calling records. If enacted, it would represent the most significant change to come in the...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582385452014-07-29T17:58:02.282-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-29T17:58:02.282-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58238545@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 17:58:02 MDT Study: 35 percent in U.S. facing debt collectors http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58237523-79/percent-debt-credit-collections.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58237523-79/percent-debt-credit-collections.html.csp">Study: 35 percent in U.S. facing debt collectors</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOSH BOAK</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-29T13:41:59.619-06:00">Updated Jul 29, 2014 01:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • More than 35 percent of Americans have debts and unpaid bills that have been reported to collection agencies, according to a study released Tuesday by the Urban Institute. These consumers fall behind on credit cards or hospital bills. Their mortgages, auto loans or student debt pile up, unpaid. Even past-due gym membership fees or cellphone contracts can end up with a collection agency, potentially hurting credit scores and job prospects, said Caroline Ratcliffe, a senior fellow at ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582375232014-07-29T13:41:59.619-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-29T13:41:59.619-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58237523@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:41:59 MDT Study: 35 percent in U.S. are facing debt collectors http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58236765-79/debt-percent-collections-credit.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58236765-79/debt-percent-collections-credit.html.csp">Study: 35 percent in U.S. are facing debt collectors</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOSH BOAK</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-29T09:09:02.104-06:00">Updated Jul 29, 2014 09:09AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • More than 35 percent of Americans have debts and unpaid bills that have been reported to collection agencies, according to a study released Tuesday by the Urban Institute. These consumers fall behind on credit cards or hospital bills. Their mortgages, auto loans or student debt pile up, unpaid. Even past-due gym membership fees or cellphone contracts can end up with a collection agency, potentially hurting credit scores and job prospects, said Caroline Ratcliffe, a senior fellow at ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582367652014-07-29T09:09:02.104-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-29T09:09:02.104-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58236765@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 09:09:02 MDT Photos of the day July 16, 2014 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58191300-68/ap-news-sports-politics.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58191300-68/ap-news-sports-politics.html.csp">Photos of the day July 16, 2014</a></h4> The Associated Press <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-16T14:33:02.387-06:00">Updated Jul 16, 2014 02:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A collection of some of the day's best photos, from around the world.</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581913002014-07-16T14:33:02.387-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-16T14:33:02.387-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58191300@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Jul 2014 14:33:02 MDT Photos of the day July 14, 2014 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58183545-68/ap-associatedpress-photosoftheday-news.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58183545-68/ap-associatedpress-photosoftheday-news.html.csp">Photos of the day July 14, 2014</a></h4> The Associated Press <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-14T15:05:02.114-06:00">Updated Jul 14, 2014 03:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A collection of some of the day's best photos, from around the world.</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581835452014-07-14T15:05:02.114-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-14T15:05:02.114-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58183545@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Jul 2014 15:05:02 MDT Teddy Roosevelt library to rely on digital efforts http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58177158-68/library-roosevelt-presidential-collection.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58177158-68/library-roosevelt-presidential-collection.html.csp">Teddy Roosevelt library to rely on digital efforts</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KEVIN BURBACH</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-12T12:34:05.671-06:00">Updated Jul 12, 2014 12:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Bismarck, N.D. • Theodore Roosevelt’s love of the country’s untouched, natural beauty spurred him to create and conserve hundreds of national forests, parks and monuments during his presidency. His legacy, though, is being preserved digitally. A devoted group of scholars and Roosevelt admirers has been scanning his papers and artifacts for years and is finalizing a design for a library and museum commemorating the life of the 26th president. Unlike the presidential libraries that came before it,...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58177158@www.sltrib.com Sat, 12 Jul 2014 12:34:05 MDT Museum exhibits explore Utah art and Hindu belief http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58165206-66/utah-museum-exhibit-moksha.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58165206-66/utah-museum-exhibit-moksha.html.csp">Museum exhibits explore Utah art and Hindu belief</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SEan P. Means</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-11T13:17:03.104-06:00">Updated Jul 11, 2014 01:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Looking to expand your mind this weekend? Here are two museum exhibits you should consider: • “Early Utah Masterpieces,” an exhibit of important and historically significant works in the Utah Statae Fine Art Collection, is now on display at Discovery Gateway, 444 W. 100 South, Salt Lake City, in The Gateway shopping center. The show, part of the Utah Arts & Museum’s Traveling Exhibit Program, features 26 giclee prints of works from the state’s collection that go back to the 19th century. The exh...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58165206@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Jul 2014 13:17:03 MDT