John Reznikoff grew up in Connecticut as the son of two accomplished academics. At the age of 18, John decided that he wanted to leave university so that he could start his own book business. With that, he began a lifelong education in the world of rare books. John became a member of the ABAA in 1993. University Archives is located in Westport, CT and specializes in History, Presidential material, the Civil War, and the Revolutionary War.