For Keeps

By David Peterkofsky

Billed as a podcast about collections and connections, "For Keeps" features conversations with collectors of interesting and/or unusual items.

  1. 1.
    71. Kmart In-Store Music Tapes, Saved by Mark Davis
    36:19
  2. 2.
    70. The Black Cowboy Museum, Curated by Larry Callies
    34:13
  3. 3.
    69. Self-Help Books, Collected (and Written) by Christine Whelan
    36:32
  4. 4.
    68. Elliott Smith's Musical Legacy, with Collector Charlie Ramirez
    35:36
  5. 5.
    67. Cameras and Mystery Photos, with William Fagan
    36:10
  6. 6.
    66. "Nature Boy" Eden Ahbez, Celebrated by Brian Chidester
    37:41
  7. 7.
    65. Antarctic Family History, Preserved by Karen Ronne Tupek
    35:17
  8. 8.
    64. The Mister Rogers "Neighborhood Archive" of Tim Lybarger
    37:22
  1. 9.
    63. Nancy Drew Collector and Expert Jenn Fisher
    35:35
  2. 10.
    62. The Duran Duran Archive of Andrew "Durandy" Golub
    36:10
  3. 11.
    61. The Paintings of Miles Davis, with Jo Gelbard
    37:49
  4. 12.
    60. The "Three's Company" Collection of Sacha Pavic
    36:29
  5. 13.
    59. Chasing (and Collecting) Muhammad Ali, with Jonathan Eig
    33:32
  6. 14.
    58. The Voices of Alcoholics Anonymous, Archived by Mike Fitzpatrick
    37:37
  7. 15.
    57. Reggae, Bob Marley, and the Archives of Roger Steffens
    38:55
  8. 16.
    56. 'Golden Girls' Star Rue McClanahan's Archive, with Michael La Rue
    38:16
  9. 17.
    55. The Ultimate Hockey Fan Cave, with Kenn Shaw
    38:43
  10. 18.
    54. The Messages of the Kindred Spirit Mailbox, with Annie Breth
    31:34
  11. 19.
    53. Saving Le Studio, "Rush's Abbey Road," with Richard Baxter
    41:47
  12. 20.
    52. Author Richard Bach's Memorabilia, with Paul Everitt
    34:36
  13. 21.
    51. The Hunt for a Legend's Calypso Tapes, with Niels Werdenberg
    33:38
  14. 22.
    50. Soviet-Era Collectibles, with Katya Zykova
    34:40
  15. 23.
    49. 1970s Records and 'Celebrity Crush' Stories, with Kristin Nilsen
    41:05
  16. 24.
    48. "Ring Finder" Alison Walker, Metal Detectorist Extraordinaire
    32:45
  17. 25.
    47. James Lileks, Motel Postcard Enthusiast
    35:24
  18. 26.
    46. "Barbie on the Brain" with Matthew Kennedy
    36:53
  19. 27.
    45. Lisa Ridey, Australia's Top Snoopy Fan
    31:25
  20. 28.
    44. Collecting the Mysterious Banksy, with John Brandler
    38:26
  21. 29.
    43. Hot Wheels Fanatic Bruce Pascal
    38:39
  22. 30.
    42. Peggy Gallagher, Beanie Babies Collecting Pioneer
    34:55
  23. 31.
    41. Migrants' Belongings, Saved and Photographed by Tom Kiefer
    29:55
  24. 32.
    40. Messages in Bottles, Collected by Wim Kruiswijk
    43:40
  25. 33.
    39. Paul Goresh, the Beatles Collector Who Befriended John Lennon
    58:59
  26. 34.
    38. The "Quackery" Collection of William Helfand
    26:33
  27. 35.
    37. Velvet Painting Mania: Carl Baldwin of the Velveteria
    37:29
  28. 36.
    36. Tony Valadez, "Seinfeld" Superfan and Owner of Little Jerry's
    25:36
  29. 37.
    35. Bob Ross Fanatics Jerry and Cat
    34:25
  30. 38.
    34. Massimo Bolzoni's World-Record Condom Collection
    26:14
  31. 39.
    33. "Museum of Failure" Curator Samuel West
    32:54
  32. 40.
    32. "Brady Bunch" Collector Wendy Winans
    22:07
  33. 41.
    31. Robbie Rogers and the Mysterious Artist Harvey
    32:35
  34. 42.
    30. Callie Crossley's Black Santa Collection
    38:10
  35. 43.
    29. Hot Sauce Fanatic Vic Clinco
    26:54
  36. 44.
    28. Allee Willis, Hit Maker and Kitsch Curator
    37:59
  37. 45.
    27. The Bill Ripken "FF" Baseball Card Collection of Jon Pederson
    38:15
  38. 46.
    26. Space Memorabilia Collector Tina Stagg
    33:07
  39. 47.
    25. Milli Vanilli Fan Todd Cuzzort's Connection With Fab Morvan
    45:39
  40. 48.
    24. "Mr. Apology," Collector of Apologies
    36:16
  41. 49.
    23. Hawaiiana Collector Mary Melton
    33:34
  42. 50.
    22. Pinball Machine Collector Chuck Webster
    22:42

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