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Date Added: March 2, 2015
Title: 100 Thematic Maps / 100 Thematische kaarten
Institution: Universiteit Utrecht / University of Utrecht / Universiteitsbibliotheek Utrecht
Location: Netherlands / Utrecht
Subjects: Maps ; Cartography ; Netherlands ; Geography ; Graphic arts ; Visual arts ; Dutch language
Date Added: March 2, 2015
Title: 400 Years of the Telescope / 400 Jaar sterrenkijker
Institution: Universiteit Utrecht / University of Utrecht / Universiteitsbibliotheek Utrecht
Location: Netherlands / Utrecht
Subjects: Telescopes ; Astronomy ; Maps ; Cartography ; Anniversaries ; Inventions ; Science and technology ; Dutch language
Date Added: March 2, 2015
Title: African American Legacy: The Carol Mundy Collection, 1720-Present
Institution: University of Central Florida, in collaboration with Carol Mundy / University of Central Florida Library Special Collections & University Archives
Location: United States / Florida / Orlando
Subjects: African Americans ; African diaspora ; United States--History ; African American art ; Education ; Performing arts ; Ephemera ; Portraits ; Collectors and collecting ; Multimedia
Date Added: February 25, 2015
Title: Aftershocks: Experiences of Japan's Great Earthquake
Institution: University of Melbourne, in collaboration with the Japan Foundation, Sydney and the Asia Institute, University of Melbourne / East Asian Rare Materials Collection, University of Melbourne
Location: Australia / Victoria / Melbourne
Subjects: Earthquakes ; Japan--History--20th century ; 1923; Disasters ; Tokyo, Japan ; Urban life ; Urban planning ; Postcards ; Myths and legends
Date Added: March 2, 2015
Title: Archive Frans van Dooren
Institution: Universiteit Utrecht / University of Utrecht / Universiteitsbibliotheek Utrecht
Location: Netherlands / Utrecht
Subjects: Dooren, Frans van ; Italian literature ; Biography ; Dante Alighieri ; Renaissance literature ; Translations and translating ; Collectors and collecting ; Manuscripts
Date Added: February 25, 2015
Title: Art Bound: A Selection of Artists' Books
Institution: University of Melbourne / Baillieu Library
Location: Australia / Victoria / Melbourne
Subjects: Artists' books ; Book arts ; Australian art
Date Added: March 26, 2015
Title: Artists and Their Models
Institution: Smithsonian Institution / Archives of American Art
Location: United States / Washington, D.C.
Subjects: Artists ; American art ; Oral histories ; Interviews ; Portraits ; Drawings ; Photographs ; Ephemera ; Manuscripts ; Correspondence ; Multimedia
Date Added: March 20, 2015
Title: ASCAP: 100 Years and Beyond
Institution: Library of Congress
Location: United States / Washington, D.C.
Subjects: American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) ; American music ; Copyright ; Composers ; Performing arts ; Sound recordings ; Awards ; Songs ; Television ; Radio ; Broadway ; Law and legal literature ; Anniversaries
Date Added: February 25, 2015
Title: Aubrey Beardsley--A Tribute
Institution: University of Melbourne / Baillieu Library, Cultural Collections, University of Melbourne Library
Location: Australia / Victoria / Melbourne
Subjects: Beadsley, Aubrey ; Illustrators ; Biography ; Illustrated books ; Avant-Garde ; Popular culture ; Art Nouveau ; Periodicals ; Ukiyo-e (Woodblock prints) ; Publishing industry ; Graphic arts
Date Added: February 25, 2015
Title: Chicago's Black Metropolis: Understanding History Through a Historic Place
Institution: National Park Service (United States)
Location: United States / Washington, D.C.
Subjects: Chicago, Illinois ; United States--History--20th century ; Social history ; African Americans ; Urban life ; Transportation ; Business and corporate histories ; Advertisements ; Architecture ; Teachers' resources
Date Added: April 13, 2015
Title: Closeted/OUT in the Quadrangles: A History of LGBTQ Life at the University of Chicago
Institution: University of Chicago / John Crerar Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Lesbian, gay male, bisexual or transgender persons ; Sexuality ; College and university life ; University of Chicago ; Oral histories ; Social movements ; Women's history ; Student publications ; AIDS ; Protests ; Ephemera
Date Added: February 18, 2015
Title: The Collectors: Searchers, Secrets and the Power of Curiosity
Institution: Wellcome Collection
Location: United Kingdom / England / London
Subjects: Collectors and collecting ; Biography ; Tradescant, John ; Bacon, Francis ; Graunt, John ; Wellcome, Henry Solomon ; Stopes, Marie ; Museums ; Scientific expeditions ; Natural history ; Demography ; Anatomy ; Sexuality ; Multimedia
Date Added: February 23, 2015
Title: Drawn to the Page: Irish Artists & Illustration ca. 1830-1930
Institution: Trinity College Dublin / Trinity College Library Dublin
Location: Ireland / Dublin
Subjects: Drawings ; Illustrated books ; Irish artists ; History of the book ; Engravings ; Graphic arts ; Irish literature ; Travel and tourism ; Victorian era ; Private presses
Date Added: February 23, 2015
Title: Edmund Burke (1729-1797)
Institution: Trinity College Dublin / Trinity College Library Dublin
Location: Ireland / Dublin
Subjects: Burke, Edmund ; Biography ; Politics and government ; Statesmen and stateswomen ; Authors and writers ; Revolutions ; Parliament (United Kingdom) ; France--History--Revolution
Date Added: February 23, 2015
Title: Emperor of the Irish: Brian Boru & the Battle of Clontarf, 1014
Institution: Trinity College Dublin / Trinity College Library Dublin
Location: Ireland / Dublin
Subjects: Boru, Brian ; Ireland--History--11th century ; Politics and government ; Vikings ; Royalty ; Kings ; Military history ; Battles ; Signs and symbols ; Manuscripts ; Artifact collections
Date Added: March 16, 2015
Title: Explore Mackintosh
Institution: Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA)
Location: United Kingdom / England / London
Subjects: Mackintosh, Charles Rennie ; Architects ; Biography ; Architecture ; Historic buildings ; Glasgow, Scotland--19th and 20th centuries ; Glasgow School of Art ; Art Nouveau
Date Added: February 25, 2015
Title: FabricAsian
Institution: University of Melbourne / Baillieu Library, Cultural Collections, University of Melbourne Library
Location: Australia / Victoria / Melbourne
Subjects: Asia ; Textiles ; Textile industry ; Asian art ; Decorative arts ; China ; Indonesia ; Japan ; Folk art ; Prints ; Clothing and costume ; Embroidery
Date Added: February 25, 2015
Title: The Facsimile and the Manuscript
Institution: University of Melbourne / Baillieu Library, Cultural Collections, University of Melbourne Library
Location: Australia / Victoria / Melbourne
Subjects: Facsimiles ; Medieval and Renaissance manuscripts ; Collectors and collecting ; Bibliographical treasures ; Illuminated books ; Graphic arts ;
Date Added: April 13, 2015
Title: Flights Before the Wrights: Octave Chanute, Chicago. Aeronautical Pioneer, Engineer & Teacher
Institution: University of Chicago / John Crerar Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Chanute, Octave ; Biography ; Aeronautics and aviation ; Airplanes ; Inventors ; Inventions ; Scientific discoveries and experiments ; Astronautics
Date Added: March 2, 2015
Title: Fortress Europe: Sieges and Fortifications on the Map / Fort Europa: Belegeringen en vestingen in kaart gebracht
Institution: Universiteit Utrecht / University of Utrecht / Universiteitsbibliotheek Utrecht
Location: Netherlands / Utrecht
Subjects: Maps ; Forts ; Battles ; Engineering ; Cartography ; Europe--History--17th-19th centuries ; Urban planning ; Dutch language
Date Added: February 25, 2015
Title: Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum Virtual Tour
Institution: Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum (National Archives and Records Administration)
Location: United States / New York / Hyde Park
Subjects: Roosevelt, Franklin D. ; Presidents of the United States ; Biography ; United States--History--20th century ; Politics and government ; Depressions ; World War II ; Elections ; Family histories ; Roosevelt, Eleanor ; Multimedia
Date Added: February 18, 2015
Title: A Global Icon: Mary in Context
Institution: National Museum of Women in the Arts (United States)
Location: United States / Washington, D.C.
Subjects: Mary, Mother of Jesus ; Christianity ; Religious art ; Christian art ; Icons ; Signs and symbols ; Women's history ; Motherhood ; Folk art ; Saints ; Multimedia
Date Added: February 23, 2015
Title: A Great Many Choice Books: 300 Years of the Old Library
Institution: Trinity College Dublin / Trinity College Library Dublin
Location: Ireland / Dublin
Subjects: Trinity College Dublin ; Libraries and library buildings ; Collectors and collecting ; Bibliographical treasures ; Anniversaries ; Manuscripts ; Philanthropists ; Librarians
Date Added: March 26, 2015
Title: Handmade Holiday Cards from the Archives of American Art
Institution: Smithsonian Institution / Archives of American Art
Location: United States / Washington, D.C.
Subjects: Greeting cards ; Holidays ; American art--20th century ; Graphic arts ; Prints
Date Added: April 13, 2015
Title: Homer in Print: The Transmission and Reception of Homer's Works
Institution: University of Chicago / University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Homer; Ancient Greece ; Poetry ; Transmission of ideas ; Humanism ; Translations and translating ; Iliad (Poem) ; Odyssey (Poem) ; Epics ; Medieval manuscripts ; Textual criticism ; Publishing industry ; Classical influences
Date Added: February 23, 2015
Title: In Tune: A Millennium of Music in Trinity College Library
Institution: Trinity College Dublin / Trinity College Library Dublin
Location: Ireland / Dublin
Subjects: Music ; Musicians ; Composers ; Performing arts ; Sheet music ; Manuscripts ; Ireland--Social history ; Songs ; Folk music ; Portraits ; Collectors and collecting
Date Added: February 23, 2015
Title: Ireland in Turmoil: The 1641 Depositions
Institution: Trinity College Dublin / Trinity College Library Dublin
Location: Ireland / Dublin
Subjects: Ireland--History--17th century ; 1641 ; Politics and government ; Colonial history ; Rebellions ; Religion ; Catholic Church ; Protestantism ; Urban life ; Local history ; Dublin, Ireland ; Violence ; Refugees
Date Added: April 13, 2015
Title: A Library for All Time: The History of the John Crerar Library
Institution: University of Chicago / John Crerar Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Libraries and library buildings ; John Crerar Library, University of Chicago ; Crerar, John ; Philanthropists ; Illinois Institute of Technology
Date Added: February 25, 2015
Title: Libri: Six Centuries of Italian Books, from the Baillieu Library's Special Collections
Institution: University of Melbourne / Baillieu Library, Cultural Collections, University of Melbourne Library
Location: Australia / Victoria / Melbourne
Subjects: Bibliographical treasures ; Collectors and collecting ; Italian literature ; History of the book ; University of Melbourne ; Illustrated books
Date Added: March 20, 2015
Title: Magna Carta: Muse & Mentor
Institution: Library of Congress
Location: United States / Washington, D.C.
Subjects: Magna Carta ; England--History--13th century ; Law and legal literature ; Bibliographical treasures ; Politics and government ; John, King of England ; Parliament (England)
Date Added: March 2, 2015
Title: Maps of Holland and Utrecht / Kaarten van Holland en Utrecht
Institution: Universiteit Utrecht / University of Utrecht / Universiteitsbibliotheek Utrecht
Location: Netherlands / Utrecht
Subjects: Maps ; Holland ; Utrecht, Netherlands ; Geography ; Cartography ; Renaissance literature ; Dutch language
Date Added: March 26, 2015
Title: Monuments Men: On the Front Line to Save Europe's Art, 1942-1946
Institution: Smithsonian Institution / Archives of American Art
Location: United States / Washington, D.C.
Subjects: World War II ; Art ; Military history ; Manuscripts ; Correspondence ; European art ; Europe--History--20th century ; 1940s ; Conservation and preservation of museum artifacts ; United States Army
Date Added: March 16, 2015
Title: The Museum of Savage Beauty
Institution: Victoria & Albert Museum (V&A)
Location: United Kingdom / England / London
Subjects: McQueen, Alexander ; Biography ; Fashion designers ; Clothing and costume ; Decorative arts ; Signs and symbols ; Artifact collections ; Death and dying ; Religion ; Christian art
Date Added: March 9, 2015
Title: New Beginnings: Immigrant Women and the American Experience
Institution: National Women's History Museum, in collaboration with Google Cultural Institute
Location: United States / Washington, D.C.
Subjects: Women's history ; Immigrant histories ; United States--Social history ; Labor ; Citizenship ; Communities ; Family life ; Politics and government ;
Date Added: March 9, 2015
Title: Oregon Wine History Archive
Institution: Linfield College
Location: United States / Oregon / McMinnville
Subjects: Oregon ; Local history ; Wine ; Agriculture ; Food ; Business and corporate histories ; Interviews ; Oral histories
Date Added: March 30, 2015
Title: Patriotic America: Blue Printed Pottery Celebrating a New Nation
Institution: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library, in collaboration with Historic New England and the Transferware Collectors Club
Location: United States / Delaware / Winterthur
Subjects: Pottery ; Decorative arts ; Signs and symbols ; United States--Social history--19th century ; International relations ; Business and corporate histories ; Staffordshire, England ; Graphic arts ; Patriotism ; National identity ; Labor
Date Added: February 23, 2015
Title: Preservation & Conservation: What's That?
Institution: Trinity College Dublin / Trinity College Library Dublin
Location: Ireland / Dublin
Subjects: Conservation and preservation of library materials ; Libraries and library buildings ; Collectors and collecting ; Science and technology ; Bookbindings ; Color ; Artifact collections ; Photographs
Date Added: February 25, 2015
Title: Romance or Pulp Fiction? It's Your Choice
Institution: University of Melbourne / Baillieu Library, Cultural Collections, University of Melbourne Library
Location: Australia / Victoria / Melbourne
Subjects: Love ; Pulp fiction ; Book covers and dust-jackets ; Graphic arts ; Sexuality ; Australia--Social history--20th century
Date Added: March 23, 2015
Title: Sailors and Daughters: Early Photography and the Indian Ocean
Institution: Smithsonian Institution / National Museum of African Art (United States)
Location: United States / Washington, D.C.
Subjects: Photography ; Africa--Social history--19th and 20th centuries ; Immigrant histories ; Indian Ocean ; Ethnic diversity ; Communities ; Portraits ; Travel and tourism ; Burchardt, Hermann ; Women's history ; Clothing and costume ; Labor
Date Added: March 20, 2015
Title: Sakura: Cherry Blossoms as Living Symbols of Friendship
Institution: Library of Congress
Location: United States / Washington, D.C.
Subjects: Washington, D.C. ; United States--Social history--20th century ; Japan ; International relations ; Trees ; Flowers ; Friendship ; Signs and symbols ; Diplomacy ; Art ; National Cherry Blossom Festival
Date Added: February 18, 2015
Title: Shakespeare's Works
Institution: Folger Shakespeare Library
Location: United States / Washington, D.C.
Subjects: Shakespeare, William ; English literature ; Playwrights ; Poets ; Printing history ; Drama ; Performing arts ; Actors ; Portraits
Date Added: February 25, 2015
Title: Tea: the Global Infusion
Institution: University of Melbourne / Baillieu Library, Cultural Collections, University of Melbourne Library
Location: Australia / Victoria / Melbourne
Subjects: Tea ; Beverages ; China--Social history ; International relations ; Chinese art ; Artifact collections ; Medicine ; Folklife ; Paintings ; Decorative arts
Date Added: March 2, 2015
Title: Toonneel des Aerdrijcx
Institution: Universiteit Utrecht / University of Utrecht / Universiteitsbibliotheek Utrecht
Location: Netherlands / Utrecht
Subjects: Maps ; Anniversaries ; Geography ; Cartography ; Dutch language
Date Added: February 23, 2015
Title: Troubled Magnificence: France Under Louis XIV
Institution: Trinity College Dublin / Trinity College Library Dublin
Location: Ireland / Dublin
Subjects: France--History--17th century ; Louis XIV, King of France ; Europe ; Royalty ; Poverty ; Architecture ; Paris, France ; Performing arts ; Religion ; Taxation ; Politics and government ; Prints ; Engravings
Date Added: March 2, 2015
Title: Water Management Maps in Google Earth / Waterstaatkundige kaarten in Google Earth
Institution: Universiteit Utrecht / University of Utrecht / Universiteitsbibliotheek Utrecht
Location: Netherlands / Utrecht
Subjects: Maps ; Cartography ; Infrastructure ; Netherlands--History--17th-19th centuries ; Google Earth ; Urban planning ; Water
Date Added: March 30, 2015
Title: The Winterthur Library Revealed: Five Centuries of Design and Inspiration
Institution: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Location: United States / Delaware / Winterthur
Subjects: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library ; Libraries and library buildings ; Collectors and collecting ; Decorative arts ; Du Pont family ; Business and corporate histories ; Artifact collections ; Bibliographical treasures ; Furniture
Date Added: March 30, 2015
Title: You May or You May Not Be: Ricardo Arias, Samuel Holloway, Marinos Koutsomichalis, Matthew Shlomowitz, Rogelio Sosa, Jonathan Zorn
Institution: Modelab, in collaboration with the Ex-Galerie Barbazanges
Location: France / Paris
Subjects: Satie, Erik ; Sound recordings ; Modern music ; Anniversaries ; Musique d'Ameublement ; Composers ; Multimedia