The folks over at the National Sporting Library and Museum recently decided to showcase some work from Henry “Hank” Woolman, III, in a “Angling in Special Collections” exhibit. In particular, the NSLM wanted to showcase one of Woolman’s bamboo fly rods. In preparing the exhibit, however, Erica Libhart discovered there was quite a lot more to Woolman than she initially thought.
What follows is a heartwarming story I think we could all use on this Wednesday. Take the time to read through Libhart’s story here.