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Exhibitions Added in Past 31 Days
Date Added: August 12, 2014
Title: 100 Years First World War / 100 Jahre Erster Weltkrieg
Institution: Deutsche Nationalbibliothek
Location: Germany / Leipzig
Subjects: World War I ; Anniversaries ; Wars ; Politics and government ; Germany--History--20th century ; Collectors and collecting ; Propaganda ; Journalism ; German language
Date Added: July 25, 2014
Title: The 500th Anniversary of Andreas Vesalius (1514-1564)
Institution: University of Cambridge / Cambridge University Library
Location: United Kingdom / England / Cambridge
Subjects: Vesalius, Andreas ; Biography ; Physicians ; Renaissance literature ; Medicine ; Anatomy ; Illustrated books ; Scientific illustration ; Pop-up and movable books ; Multimedia
Date Added: July 8, 2014
Title: ABC: An Artists' Book Abecedarium
Institution: University of Utah / J. Willard Marriott Library
Location: United States / Utah / Salt Lake City
Subjects: Alphabet ; ABC books ; Artists' books ; Graphic arts ; Book arts ; Typography
Date Added: August 13, 2014
Title: American Foodways: The Jewish Contribution
Institution: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor / Janice Bluestein Longone Culinary Archive, Special Collections Library
Location: United States / Michigan / Ann Arbor
Subjects: Food ; Jewish life and culture ; United States--Social history ; Immigrant histories ; Folklife ; Charities ; Cook books ; Cooking ; Ephemera ; Restaurant menus ; Festivals
Date Added: July 8, 2014
Title: Are We There Yet? Westward Exploration and Travel in North America
Institution: University of Utah / J. Willard Marriott Library
Location: United States / Utah / Salt Lake City
Subjects: North America ; Travel and tourism ; Travel literature ; Exploration ; Maps ; Politics and government ; Indians of North America ; United States--Social history
Date Added: July 22, 2014
Title: Art of Science 2014 (Princeton University)
Institution: Princeton University / Princeton University Office of Information Technology, and School of Engineering and Applied Science
Location: United States / New Jersey / Princeton
Subjects: Science and technology ; Visual arts ; Scientific illustration ; Art--21st century ; Biology ; Geology ; Environmental research ; Physics ; Engineering ; Digital technology ; Nanotechnology ; Multimedia
Date Added: August 12, 2014
Title: Arts in Exile / Kuenste im Exil
Institution: Deutsche Nationalbibliothek, in collaboration with other German libraries and archives
Location: Germany / Leipzig
Subjects: Exile literature ; Exiles ; Biography ; Portraits ; World War II ; Germany--social history--20th century ; Artists ; Author and writers ; Voluntary organizations ; Human rights ; National identity ; Immigrant histories ; Performing arts ; German language
Date Added: July 8, 2014
Title: Behind the Badge: The U.S. Postal Inspection Service
Institution: Smithsonian Institution / National Postal Museum (United States)
Location: United States / Washington, D.C.
Subjects: Postal history ; Postal workers ; Law enforcement ; United States Postal Inspection Service ; Crime ; Politics and government ; United States--History ; Transportation ; Communication ; Multimedia
Date Added: August 13, 2014
Title: Birthing Reproductive Justice: 150 Years of Images and Ideas
Institution: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor / University of Michigan Library
Location: United States / Michigan / Ann Arbor
Subjects: Women's history ; Contraception ; Children ; Medicine ; Abortion ; United States--Social history ; Social movements ; Posters ; Ephemera ; Periodicals ; Sexuality ; Motherhood ; Eugenics
Date Added: July 23, 2014
Title: Blade and Bone: The Discovery of Human Antiquity
Institution: Linda Hall Library
Location: United States / Missouri / Kansas City
Subjects: Ancient world ; Anthropology ; Extinction ; Natural history ; Science and technology ; Fossils ; Caves ; Archaeology ; Prehistoric art ; Human beings ; Anatomy ; Evolution
Date Added: August 19, 2014
Title: Bonnie Cone: Educator, Trailblazer, Visionary
Institution: University of North Carolina, Charlotte / J. Murrey Atkins Library Special Collections
Location: United States / North Carolina / Charlotte
Subjects: Cone, Bonnie Ethel ; College and university founders ; Biography ; Women's history ; Charlotte, North Carolina ; College and university administrators ; Education ; Oral histories ; Multimedia
Date Added: July 22, 2014
Title: Botanical Treasures from Duke's Hidden Library
Institution: Duke University / Duke Libraries, in collaboration with Duke Herbarium
Location: United States / North Carolina / Durham
Subjects: Botany ; Plants ; Natural history ; Biology ; Fungi ; Collectors and collecting ; Duke University ; Science and technology ; Environmental research ; Lady Gaga ; Taxonomy
Date Added: July 8, 2014
Title: Brave Cowboy: An Edward Abbey Retrospective
Institution: University of Utah / J. Willard Marriott Library
Location: United States / Utah / Salt Lake City
Subjects: Abbey, Edward ; Authors and writers ; Novelists ; Biography ; Western Americana ; American literature--20th century ; Novels ; Cowboys ; Environmentalism ; Landscapes ; Travel and tourism
Date Added: July 22, 2014
Title: Cheap Thrills: The Highs and Lows of Paris's Cabaret Culture, 1880-1939
Institution: Duke University / Duke Libraries
Location: United States / North Carolina / Durham
Subjects: Paris, France ; Urban life ; Performing arts ; Music ; Dance ; Visual arts ; Graphic arts ; Music-halls (Variety-theaters, cabarets, etc.) ; France--Social history--19th and 20th centuries ; Entertainers ; Periodicals ; Popular culture ; Multimedia
Date Added: August 13, 2014
Title: Clark Library Literary Maps
Institution: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor / Stephen S. Clark Library, University of Michigan Library
Location: United States / Michigan / Ann Arbor
Subjects: Maps ; Geography ; Fiction ; United States--Social history ; American literature ; Novels ; Posters ; Local history ; Authors and writers ; Folklore
Date Added: July 22, 2014
Title: Common Destinations: Maps in the American Experience
Institution: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Location: United States / Delaware / Wintherthur
Subjects: Maps ; United States--History ; Map-makers ; United States--Maps ; Cartography ; Popular culture ; Social history ; Graphic arts ; Visual arts ; Transmission of ideas ; Politics and government ; Artifact collections ; Globes
Date Added: August 13, 2014
Title: CVGA [Computer & Video Game Archive] Disassembled
Institution: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor / University of Michigan Library
Location: United States / Michigan / Ann Arbor
Subjects: Computer & Video Game Archive (CVGA), University of Michigan ; Computer technology ; Computer games ; Games ; Recreation ; Inventions ; Science and technology ; Business and corporate histories
Date Added: July 8, 2014
Title: A Day in the Life of Asian Pacific America
Institution: Smithsonian Institution / Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center
Location: United States / Washington, D.C.
Subjects: Asian Pacific Americans ; Crowdsourcing ; Immigrant histories ; United States--Social history--21st century ; Documentary photography ; Portraits ; Popular culture ; Folklife ; Family life ; Labor
Date Added: July 25, 2014
Title: The Death of Captain Cook: Mythmaking in Print
Institution: University of Cambridge / Cambridge University Library
Location: United Kingdom / England / Cambridge
Subjects: Cook, James, Captain ; Exploration ; Voyages ; Scientific expeditions ; European expansion ; Biography ; Pacific islands ; Ethnology ; Myths and legends ; Journalism ; Heroism ; Memorials ; Ethnic stereotyping
Date Added: July 31, 2014
Title: Denali Centennial: Commemorating Our Pioneers
Institution: American Alpine Club
Location: United States / Colorado / Golden
Subjects: Mountaineering ; Mountains ; Denali (Mount McKinley), Alaska ; Geography ; Anniversaries ; Explorers ; Recreation ; Athletic competitions ; Correspondence ; Diaries ; Camping ; Scientific instruments
Date Added: July 31, 2014
Title: Desert Pioneers
Institution: American Alpine Club
Location: United States / Colorado / Golden
Subjects: Mountaineering ; Mountains ; Deserts ; Southwestern Americana ; Documentary photography ; Explorers ; Biography ; Yosemite National Park (California) ; New Mexico ; Recreation ; Athletes ; Landscapes Multimedia;
Date Added: July 8, 2014
Title: Dramatis Personae: Early Print Culture and European Performance Arts
Institution: University of Utah / J. Willard Marriott Library
Location: United States / Utah / Salt Lake City
Subjects: Performing arts ; Printing history ; Sheet music ; Drama ; Playwrights ; Poetry ; Comedy ; Theaters ; Dance ; Illustrated books
Date Added: August 13, 2014
Title: Engraved in Wood: The Work of John DePol (1913-2004)
Institution: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor / University of Michigan Library
Location: United States / Michigan / Ann Arbor
Subjects: DePol, John ; Engravers ; Engravings ; American art--20th century ; Artists ; Biography ; Illustrators ; Private presses ; Prints ; Print-makers ; Woodblocks ; Graphic arts
Date Added: July 8, 2014
Title: Evolution of Darwin
Institution: University of Utah / J. Willard Marriott Library
Location: United States / Utah / Salt Lake City
Subjects: Darwin, Charles ; Evolution ; Natural history ; Scientific illustration ; Zoology ; Botany ; Science and technology ; Controversial literature ; Social history--19th century ; Biography ; Anatomy
Date Added: July 8, 2014
Title: The Feminine Touch: Women and the Work of the Book
Institution: University of Utah / J. Willard Marriott Library
Location: United States / Utah / Salt Lake City
Subjects: Women's history ; Book arts ; Illuminated manuscripts ; Illustrators ; Graphic arts ; Illustrated books ; Print-makers ; Artists' books ; Printers ; Publishing industry ; History of the book ; Business and corporate histories
Date Added: July 8, 2014
Title: Fighting Words: American Revolutionary War Pamphlets
Institution: University of Utah / J. Willard Marriott Library
Location: United States / Utah / Salt Lake City
Subjects: American Revolutionary War ; Wars ; Pamphlets ; Colonial history--North America ; Politics and government ; Speeches ; Law and legal literature ; Great Britain--History--18th century ; Sermons
Date Added: July 8, 2014
Title: Fold, Flap, Peek, Pull, Pop
Institution: University of Utah / J. Willard Marriott Library
Location: United States / Utah / Salt Lake City
Subjects: Pop-up and movable books ; Book arts ; Graphic arts ; Publishing industry ; Printing history ; Science and technology ; Children's books ; Renaissance literature ; Artists' books
Date Added: July 25, 2014
Title: The French Experience in Print, 1944-1946: Literature of the Liberation
Institution: University of Cambridge / Cambridge University Library
Location: United Kingdom / England / Cambridge
Subjects: French literature ; World War II ; History of the book--France--20th century ; Nationalism ; Paris, France ; France--History--20th century ; Popular culture ; Heroism ; Prisoners of war ; Military history
Date Added: August 13, 2014
Title: From Trace to Text: Highlights from the University of Michigan Papyrus Collection
Institution: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor / University of Michigan Library
Location: United States / Michigan / Ann Arbor
Subjects: Papyri ; Ancient world ; History of writing ; Conservation and preservation of library materials ; Transmission of ideas ; Communication
Date Added: August 19, 2014
Title: Heroes and Villains: Silver Age Comics
Institution: University of North Carolina, Charlotte / J. Murrey Atkins Library Special Collections
Location: United States / North Carolina / Charlotte
Subjects: Comics ; Myths and legends ; Heroism ; Popular culture ; United States--Social history--20th century ; Publishing industry ; DC Comics ; Marvel Comics ; Graphic arts ; Periodicals
Date Added: July 8, 2014
Title: Joseph Nicephore Niepce
Institution: University of Texas, Austin / Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
Location: United States / Texas / Austin
Subjects: Niepce, Joseph Nicephore ; Photography ; Inventors ; Science and technology ; Biography ; Prints ; Inventions ; Chemistry ; Conservation and preservation of library materials ; Multimedia
Date Added: August 13, 2014
Title: Language Comes After Artist: A Selection of Printed Works by Lynne Avadenka
Institution: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor / Special Collections Library
Location: United States / Michigan / Ann Arbor
Subjects: Book arts ; Avadenka, Lynne ; Artists ; Artists' books ; Private presses ; Land Marks Press ; Michigan ; Interviews ; American art--20th and 21st centuries ; Judaic literature ; Jewish life and culture ; Graphic arts
Date Added: July 8, 2014
Title: Make It New! Modernism & the Medieval Presence
Institution: University of Otago / De Beer Gallery, University of Otago Central Library
Location: New Zealand / Dunedin
Subjects: Modernism ; Medieval literature ; English literature--20th century ; Pound, Ezra ; Eliot, T. S. ; Poetry ; Graphic arts ; Dante Alighieri ; Novels ; Joyce, James ; Aquinas, Thomas ; Medieval art ; Woolf, Virginia ; Architecture
Date Added: August 18, 2014
Title: Mapping Decline: St. Louis and the American City
Institution: University of Iowa / University of Iowa Libraries
Location: United States / Iowa / Iowa City
Subjects: St. Louis, Missouri--Maps ; Urban life ; Urban planning ; Racial segregation ; Racism ; Politics and government ; Demography ; African Americans ; Real estate ; Poverty ; Housing ; United States--Social history ; Time-lines
Date Added: August 13, 2014
Title: Maps and Map-Making in India
Institution: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor / University of Michigan Library
Location: United States / Michigan / Ann Arbor
Subjects: Maps ; Map-makers ; Cartography ; Colonial history--India ; Geography ; Rennell, James ; East India Company ; Politics and government ; Scientific instruments ; Great Britain ; Ramaswamy, Sumathi
Date Added: July 8, 2014
Title: Messenger of Thought: Treasures from the Rare Middle East Collections
Institution: University of Utah / J. Willard Marriott Library
Location: United States / Utah / Salt Lake City
Subjects: Middle East ; Islamic literature ; Papermaking ; Calligraphy ; Coptic language ; Arabic language ; Papyri ; Quran ; Manuscripts ; Hebrew language ; Printing history ; Ancient world ; Illuminated manuscripts
Date Added: August 1, 2014
Title: Nicephore Niepce House: The Reference Website About the Inventor of Photography
Institution: Maison Nicephore Niepce
Location: France / Saint-Loup-de-Varennes
Subjects: Niepce, Joseph Nicephore ; Photography ; Inventors ; Science and technology ; Biography ; Prints ; Inventions ; Chemistry ; Daguerre, Louis Jacques Mande
Date Added: August 15, 2014
Title: Over Here: WWI and the Fight for the American Mind
Institution: New York Public Library
Location: United States / New York / New York
Subjects: World War I ; Wars ; Anniversaries ; United States--History--20th century ; Propaganda ; National identity ; Patriotism ; Civilians in wartime ; Posters ; Blogs ; Multimedia
Date Added: July 8, 2014
Title: Public Sentiment: A Nineteenth-Century War of Words
Institution: University of Utah / J. Willard Marriott Library
Location: United States / Utah / Salt Lake City
Subjects: United States--History--Civil War ; Slavery ; English literature--18th and 19th centuries ; Controversial literature ; Human rights ; Politics and government ; Abolition ; African Americans
Date Added: August 13, 2014
Title: Smallpox Eradication in India, 1972-1977
Institution: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor / University of Michigan Library
Location: United States / Michigan / Ann Arbor
Subjects: Smallpox ; Medicine ; Public health ; India--Social history--20th century ; World Health Organization (WHO) ; Physicians ; Diseases ; Vaccination ; Death and dying ; United Nations ; Politics and government ; Brilliant, Lawrence
Date Added: August 11, 2014
Title: That's So Gay: Outing Early America
Institution: Library Company of Philadelphia
Location: United States / Pennsylvania / Philadelphia
Subjects: Lesbian, gay male, bisexual or transgender persons ; United States--Social history ; Popular culture ; American literature ; Homosexuality ; Sexuality ; Love ; Women's history ; Clothing and costume ; Valentines
Date Added: August 11, 2014
Title: A United State: American Identity and Memory in the Stereograph
Institution: Library Company of Philadelphia
Location: United States / Pennsylvania / Philadelphia
Subjects: United States--Social history ; National identity ; Patriotism ; Stereoscopic images ; Photography ; Signs and symbols ; Myths and legends ; Transmission of ideas ; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Date Added: July 8, 2014
Title: Viva Mexico!
Institution: University of Utah / J. Willard Marriott Library
Location: United States / Utah / Salt Lake City
Subjects: Mexico ; Anniversaries ; Manuscripts ; Printing history--Mexico ; Facsimiles ; Mixtec Indians ; Pre-Columbian art ; Nahua Indians ; Mesoamerica ; Aztecs ; Catholic Church ; Colonial history--Mexico; Mexican art
Date Added: July 8, 2014
Title: The Wrong Carlos: Anatomy of a Wrongful Execution
Institution: Columbia University / Columbia Law School, in partnership with the Center for Digital Research & Scholarship, Columbia University Libraries/Information Services
Location: United States / New York / New York
Subjects: Executions ; Crime ; Law and legal literature ; DeLuna, Carlos ; Journalism ; Law schools ; Trials ; Interviews ; Capital punishment ; Texas ; Hispanic Americans ; Multimedia