an effort to raise awareness of Mark Twain's time in Redding,
Connecticut I have put together a slideshow presentation that
highlights his final home, Stormfield, and the library he
founded for the people of Redding.
special Thank You to all those that made this PowerPoint
you to Barbara Schmidt and her amazing Twain resource site.
you to David Thompson and his collection of Twain photos and
http://www.twainquotes.com/DaveThomson.html & http://steamboats.com/museum/davet.html
you to Kevin Mac Donnell for his knowledge, insights, rare
photos and books.
you to Susan Boone Durkee for her knowledge, photos, artwork
and parties. Two of Susan's portraits appear in the slideshow-
Jean and Sam in his Oxford Gown.
you to The Mark Twain House, for their truly amazing museum,
and priceless photos. Thank you to Patti Phillippon for access
you to Heather Morgan and her staff at the Mark Twain Library
for access and usage. The MTL is a treasure trove of new information
on Twain's Final years.
you to The Mark Twain Forum and all its members for sharing
their knowledge and bringing Twainiacs together.
you to The Mark Twain Journal, for promoting Stormfield and
Redding in Volume 44. www.MarkTwainJournal.com
you to The Mark Twain Project, for access to Sam's letters.
Your work has allowed for the research that fuels us all to
keep searching and sharing. www.MarkTwainProject.org