Peter Francis Jr. - The Center for Bead Research

Tucked away in the Lake Placid woods .. Peter lived with his parents in their split-level comfortable home. The Center for Bead Research took up the entire lower level ..
which extended to the rear and was stuffed full of beads, books and papers.

A familiar pose, cigarette in hand, attempting to catch up with piles of correspondence

Drawers and filing cabinets full of beads and reference literature

The Library section

The Display section with some rare and wonderful beads