Occupy Collecting

December 24, 2011 - 5:15 PM
In this Dec. 13, 2011 photo, Jean Ashton, left, library director at the New-York Historical Society, and Matthew Murphy, the library's head of cataloging, display part of a growing collection of Occupy Wall Street items, in New York. More than a half dozen major museums and organizations from the Smithsonian Institution to the New-York Historical Society have been avidly collecting materials produced by the Occupy movement for preservation. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)