Robert Hamm, a native Oregonian, earned his B.A. and M.A.T. from Lewis & Clark College. He taught high school English and college classes and began to collect historic newspapers along with antique maps. He gives presentations on "Becoming Oregon" (historic newspapers) and on "Celebrating Cartography" about his collection of authentic antique maps to schools, libraries, historical societies, service organizations, and museums. Contact: [email protected] or 503.577.5005.