"The collection is important for what it tells us especially about the material culture of American political history - buttons, ribbons, posters, broadsides, photographs, souvenirs," said Russell Martin, assistant dean for collections and director of the DeGolyer Library. "It ranges from George Washington's presidency to the present day, and is helpful in giving students and other researchers a taste of the continuity and changes in our political life."
"We never really had a big inning, never were able to really string some hits together and get a rally going," Blue Jays catcher Russell Martin said. "You can point the finger at us and say we didn't do a good job, or you can point the finger at those guys. To get us out, you have to pitch well. You have to, and they did."