History Links

April 22, 1985 Lawrence Journal World front-page Obituary for Tom Maupin

Sept 7, 1995 Lawrence Journal World obituary for H. Neil Mecaskey, Jr

1982 LJ World editorial on Maupintour  “Horatio Alger Story – Rags to Riches.”

1993 LJ World story – Neil Mecaskey transfers ownership to employees

Sept 1999 LJ World story on the renovation of the Ludington-Thacher House, Maupin & Mecaskey’s former home

Dec 2011 Lawrence Journal World story on Maupin-Mecaskey’s former home

A vintage People to People article discussing the history of that organization.  See pg 5 for notes including Maupin & Mecaskey.

People to People Eisenhower Distinguished Service Recipients List, Maupin & Mecaskey, 1977

Oct 2001 LJ World article announcing the “End of an Era” with Maupintour’s move to Las Vegas.  Good historical timeline at end of article.

Tom Maupin: "A meaningful itinerary is an Art."

Vintage Magazine & Newspaper Ads

1971 Maupintour ad in The Rotarian magazine.  “Beautiful living, happy people…”

1972 Maupintour USSR, Eastern Europe Ad, Unhurried Holidays

1975 Maupintour Christmas page in the Lawrence newspaper

1984 Maupintour ad in The Rotarian magazine.  Includes Tom Maupin picture and quote “A meaningful itinerary is an art.  I think we do it well.  … “

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