BOOKS WITH REFERENCE...

CRUEL AND UNUSUAL PUNS:  A CELEBRATION OF THE SPOONERISM Don Hauptman.  1991.  Acknowledgments page.   ACRONYMANIA Don Hauptman.  1993.  Acknowledgments page.   GREENSPAN:  THE MAN BEHIND MONEY Justin Martin.  2001.  Pages xii and 261. “Fred Cookinham’s Ayn...

UPCOMING TOURS CALEN...

  UPCOMING TOURS FOR 2017: I HAVE DECIDED NOT TO USE THIS “UPCOMING TOURS” PAGE ANYMORE.  IT SEEMS TO JUST CONFUSE READERS. GO TO EACH TOUR’S ICON FOR DATE, TIME AND MEETING PLACE.  THANK YOU. UNDER “STORIES OF NEW YORK” THERE ARE THREE PAGES OF TOURS....

FRED’S BLOG

2011 TO MOVE BETWEEN PAGES ON THIS WEBSITE: SOME PAGES HAVE AN ARROW WAY DOWN AT THE LOWER RIGHT CORNER OF THE PAGE.  YOU MAY HAVE TO SCROLL DOWN TO SEE IT.  “STORIES OF NEW YORK” HAS THREE PAGES OF TOURS. 2012 I am looking for sponsors for my tours.  I have been doing my...

A Rebellious Brew

  New York’s Tea Party of 1774 Sponsored annually by Fraunces Tavern® Museum. Contrary to popular belief, Boston was not the only colonial city to have its own ‘tea party’ in revolutionary times. Many seaport cities, including New York, had their own versions, albeit on smaller...

EVACUATION DAY, 1783

  Sponsored annually by Fraunces Tavern® Museum. This was the day in 1783 when the British pulled out of New York City and the War for Independence was over. Where: Contact Fraunces Tavern® Museum for meeting place and price. Reservations...

YOUR TOUR GUIDE

  Frederick Cookinham, licensed New York City tour guide, earned his Bachelor’s Degree in American History at Cortland State College in 1976, and his Master’s at Brooklyn College in 1987. Fred has led tours for the Morris-Jumel Mansion, Prof. Kenneth Jackson’s class at...

AGE OF RAND: IMAGINING AN OBJECTIVIST FUTURE WORLD

Frederick Cookinham is the author of THE AGE OF RAND: IMAGINING AN OBJECTIVIST FUTURE WORLD, available from www.amazon.com. An observer of the Objectivist and Libertarian movements for forty-four years, Frederick Cookinham has written for several movement magazines. “Creative and thought provoking.” -Amazon reviewer “Refreshing, insightful look at Ayn Rand and the Objectivists.” -Amazon reviewer “Objective Objectivism.” -Amazon reviewer “Rambling but intriguing…. It’s a thoughtful book, at times amusing…and is far from hero-worshiping when it comes to Rand herself.” Gary...