Collector finds motivation in Japanese tin toys

Michael Linn’s dogged pursuit of garage sales, thrift stores and antique shops helps him in creating an enviable collection of more than 1,000 Japanese tin toys, including hundreds of Japanese friction, wind-up and battery operated trains from the 1950’s and 1960’s. The collection spills over into his office, garage and even his bedroom closet. It’s even spawned a website that celebrates Linn’s passion as a ‘Mega Collector’. Read More +