[Ads-l] update on troves

Laurence Horn laurence.horn at YALE.EDU
Mon Mar 30 16:52:24 UTC 2015


Headline in today's Times of local interest (here on the list and here in New Haven):

Yale Buys 
Photo Trove 
Of Lincoln 
[p. C1]

The online version has a different title so you'll have to my word for it (or look at the note at the very bottom of the piece):
http://www.nytimes.com/2015/03/30/arts/design/yales-beinecke-library-buys-vast-collection-of-lincoln-photos.html

LH

> On Mar 30, 2015, at 10:31 AM, Ben Zimmer <bgzimmer at gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> On Mon, Mar 30, 2015 at 8:46 AM, Michael Quinion wrote:
>> 
>> This is an interesting event. I've not only been extensively quoted in the
>> British newspaper The Guardian today on the subject of "trove", but also
>> provoked a change to its style guide. It's not every decade I do that!
>> 
>>  https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__wwwords.org_trove&d=AwIBAw&c=-dg2m7zWuuDZ0MUcV7Sdqw&r=wFp3X4Mu39hB2bf13gtz0ZpW1TsSxPIWYiZRsMFFaLQ&m=cZ74JQeEkAXd3sDV-zZVt_vsAtOwpuvsf7-synbGEJQ&s=JIg9HQaGcmSiG2kIQWoCSQ51DPdZQJQfAEa4uXvVfsc&e= 
> 
> Very nice! I also tackled "trove" when I was responding to reader
> questions for the NYT "On Language" column:
> 
> https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__www.nytimes.com_2011_01_09_magazine_09FOB-2Donlanguage-2Dt.html&d=AwIBAw&c=-dg2m7zWuuDZ0MUcV7Sdqw&r=wFp3X4Mu39hB2bf13gtz0ZpW1TsSxPIWYiZRsMFFaLQ&m=cZ74JQeEkAXd3sDV-zZVt_vsAtOwpuvsf7-synbGEJQ&s=qNh6Nv6swbuqqg21siRF54bdMYK-rhYyy-N2MKBDG6A&e= 
> 
> I give examples of standalone "trove" back to 1791.
> 
> --bgz
> 
> -- 
> Ben Zimmer
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