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Date Added: March 30, 2016
Title: Architectonic Fixations: Photographs from the Collection of Russell Sturgis Held by the Archive of Washington University in St. Louis
Institution: Washington University in St. Louis / Washington University Archives, Washington University Libraries
Location: United States / Missouri / St. Louis
Subjects: Sturgis, Russell ; Collectors and collecting ; Architecture ; Photographs ; Historic buildings ; Cathedrals ; Europe ; Church buildings
Date Added: March 30, 2016
Title: Art to Enchant: Illustrators and Shakespeare
Institution: Washington University in St. Louis / Washington University Libraries
Location: United States / Missouri / St. Louis
Subjects: Illustrated books ; Shakespeare, William ; Drama
Date Added: March 30, 2016
Title: Artistic Expressions of the Jewish Renaissance: Highlights from the I. Edward Kiev Judaica Collection
Institution: George Washington University / George Washington University Libraries, Estelle and Melvin Gelman Library
Location: United States / Washington, D.C.
Subjects: Jewish life and culture ; Jewish art--19th and 20th centuries ; Religious art ; Struck, Hermann ; Lilien, E.M. ; Graphic arts ; Zionism ; Art Nouveau ; Signs and symbols ;
Date Added: March 30, 2016
Title: Begun in War, Built in Peace: The US-Kuwaiti Strategic Partnership
Institution: George Washington University / George Washington University Libraries, Estelle and Melvin Gelman Library
Location: United States / Washington, D.C.
Subjects: International relations ; United States--History--20th century ; Kuwait--History--20th century ; Persian Gulf ; Iraq-Kuwait Crisis, 1990-1991 ; Wars ; Invasions ; George Washington University ; Famous alumni ; Politics and government
Date Added: March 30, 2016
Title: The Cuban Missile Crisis, 1962: The 40th Anniversary
Institution: George Washington University / National Security Archive (United States)
Location: United States / Washington, D.C.
Subjects: United States--History--20th century ; Cuban Missile Crisis (1962) ; Cuba--History--20th century ; Cold War ; Presidents of the United States ; Kennedy, John Fitzgerald ; Politics and government ; Multimedia
Date Added: March 30, 2016
Title: Curtain Time: Student Performing Arts at Washington University
Institution: Washington University in St. Louis / Washington University Libraries
Location: United States / Missouri / St. Louis
Subjects: Performing arts ; College and university life ; Washington University
Date Added: March 30, 2016
Title: Depicting Devotion: Illuminated Books of Hours from the Middle Ages
Institution: Washington University in St. Louis / Washington University Libraries
Location: United States / Missouri / St. Louis
Subjects: Illuminated books ; Books of hours ; Christian literature ; Medieval and Renaissance manuscripts ; Calendars ; Saints ; Signs and symbols ; Catholic Church ; Liturgy ; Bible ; Medieval and Renaissance art
Date Added: March 30, 2016
Title: Documenting Ferguson
Institution: Washington University in St. Louis, in partnership with other St. Louis-area universities and organizations
Location: United States / Missouri / St. Louis
Subjects: Collaborative projects ; Crowdsourcing ; Documentary photography ; Ferguson, Missouri ; Brown, Michael ; Memorials ; Racism ; Protests ; Law and legal literature ; Politics and government ; Current events ; Police brutality
Date Added: March 30, 2016
Title: Double Exposure: Al Parker's Illustrations, from Model to Magazine
Institution: Washington University in St. Louis / Modern Graphic History Library, Washington University Libraries
Location: United States / Missouri / St. Louis
Subjects: Parker, Al ; Illustrators ; Biography ; Periodicals ; Graphic arts ; Advertisements ; Popular culture ; United States--Social history--20th century ; Book covers and dust-jackets ; Portraits ; Creativity
Date Added: April 6, 2016
Title: Folk Hero: Remembering Yuri Kochiyama Through Grassroots Art
Institution: Smithsonian Institution / Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center
Location: United States / Washington, D.C.
Subjects: Kochiyama, Yuri ; Biography ; Women's history ; United States--Social history--20th and 21st centuries ; Artists ; Japanese Americans ; Malcolm X ; Civil rights ; Social movements ; Portraits ; Multimedia
Date Added: April 7, 2016
Title: From English to Algonquian: Early New England Translations
Institution: American Antiquarian Society
Location: United States / Massachusetts / Worcester
Subjects: Printing history--New England--17th century ; Algonquian language ; Indians of North America ; Colonial history--North America ; Translations and translating ; Time-lines ; Education
Date Added: March 30, 2016
Title: From Strength to Strength: An Exhibit in Tribute to Stephen Joel Trachtenberg
Institution: George Washington University / George Washington University Libraries, Estelle and Melvin Gelman Library
Location: United States / Washington, D.C.
Subjects: Trachtenberg, Stephen Joel ; College and university administrators ; George Washington University ; Washington, D.C. ; Local history ; College and university life ; Campuses
Date Added: March 30, 2016
Title: Grotesques, Glass, & Graham: A Marriage of Masonry
Institution: Washington University in St. Louis / Washington University Libraries
Location: United States / Missouri / St. Louis
Subjects: Campuses ; Washington University in St. Louis ; Historic buildings ; Romanticism ; Architecture ; Church buildings ; Medieval art ; Signs and symbols ; Masons
Date Added: March 30, 2016
Title: Hebrew Printing in Ukraine: An Exhibit of Rare Books from the I. Edward Kiev Judaica Collection
Institution: George Washington University / George Washington University Libraries, Estelle and Melvin Gelman Library
Location: United States / Washington, D.C.
Subjects: Hebrew language and literature ; Judaic literature ; Yiddish language and literature ; Jewish life and culture ; Religious literature ; Printing history--Ukraine ; Eastern Europe
Date Added: March 30, 2016
Title: In Character: The Life and Legacy of Mary Wickes
Institution: Washington University in St. Louis / Washington University Archives
Location: United States / Missouri / St. Louis
Subjects: Wickes, Mary ; Biography ; Women's history ; Famous alumni ; Actors ; Performing arts ; St. Louis, Missouri ; Local history
Date Added: March 30, 2016
Title: The Jack Anderson Collection
Institution: George Washington University / George Washington University Libraries, Estelle and Melvin Gelman Library
Location: United States / Washington, D.C.
Subjects: Anderson, Jack ; Journalists ; Authors and writers ; Biography ; United States--History--20th century ; Politics and government ; Pulitzer Prize
Date Added: March 30, 2016
Title: The James Merrill Digital Archive: Materials for the Book of Ephraim
Institution: Washington University in St. Louis / Washington University Libraries
Location: United States / Missouri / St. Louis
Subjects: Merrill, James ; Poets ; Biography ; American literature--20th century ; Authors and writers ; Manuscripts ; Book of Ephraim (Poem) ; Ouija board ; Spiritualism ; Occult phenomena
Date Added: March 30, 2016
Title: James Merrill: Other Writings
Institution: Washington University in St. Louis / Washington University Libraries
Location: United States / Missouri / St. Louis
Subjects: Merrill, James ; Authors and writers ; Biography ; American literature--20th century
Date Added: April 4, 2016
Title: The Lost Symphony: Whistler and the Perfection of Art
Institution: Smithsonian Institution / Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Location: United States / Washington, D.C.
Subjects: Whistler, James McNeill ; American art--19th century ; Leyland, Frederick Richards ; Painters ; Paintings ; Patronage ; Biography ; Aesthetics ; Beauty ; Collectors and collecting ; Quarreling
Date Added: March 30, 2016
Title: The Philip Mills Arnold Semeiology Collection of the Washington University Libraries
Institution: Washington University in St. Louis / Washington University Libraries
Location: United States / Missouri / St. Louis
Subjects: Semeiology ; Signs and symbols ; Communication ; Language
Date Added: March 30, 2016
Title: The PNC Riggs Collection
Institution: George Washington University / George Washington University Libraries, Estelle and Melvin Gelman Library
Location: United States / Washington, D.C.
Subjects: PNC Bank ; Riggs Bank ; Washington, D.C. ; Local history ; Finance and investing ; Banks and banking ; Presidents of the United States
Date Added: March 30, 2016
Title: The President's Physician: The Life and Legacy of Dr. Janet G. Travell
Institution: George Washington University / Gelman Library
Location: United States / Washington, D.C.
Subjects: Travell, Janet G. ; Physicians ; Women's history ; Biography ; Politics and government ; United States--Social history--20th century ; Presidents of the United States
Date Added: March 30, 2016
Title: The Printing House of the Family Blaeu: 17th Century Cartographic Printing from the Netherlands
Institution: Washington University in St. Louis / Washington University Libraries
Location: United States / Missouri / St. Louis
Subjects: Blaeu Family ; Printing history--17th century ; Maps ; Netherlands--History--17th century ; Printers ; Atlases
Date Added: March 30, 2016
Title: Prophetic Illustration in the Paracelsus Collection
Institution: Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine / Bernard Becker Medical Library
Location: United States / Missouri / St. Louis
Subjects: Paracelsus ; Physicians ; Medicine ; Biography ; Science and technology ; Schlueter, Robert E. ; Collectors and collecting ; Prophecies ; Religion ; Illustrated books ; Egenolff, Christian ; Renaissance literature ; Huser, Johannes
Date Added: March 30, 2016
Title: The Rare Books of the Shimeon Brisman Collection in Jewish Studies
Institution: Washington University in St. Louis / Washington University Libraries
Location: United States / Missouri / St. Louis
Subjects: Bibliographical treasures ; Collectors and collecting ; Brisman, Shimeon ; Judaic literature ; Jewish life and culture ; Bookplates ; Provenance ; Multimedia
Date Added: March 30, 2016
Title: Remembering Mississippi Freedom Summer
Institution: Washington University in St. Louis / Washington University Libraries Film & Media Archive
Location: United States / Missouri / St. Louis
Subjects: Mississippi Freedom Project ; Civil rights ; Racial segregation ; Racism ; Protests ; Social movements ; Documentary photography ; Education ; United States--Social history--20th century ; Multimedia
Date Added: March 30, 2016
Title: The Revised Dred Scott Case
Institution: Washington University in St. Louis / Washington University Libraries
Location: United States / Missouri / St. Louis
Subjects: Scott, Dred ; African Americans ; Civil rights ; Slavery ; Law and legal literature ; Human rights ; United States--History ; Trials ; Racism
Date Added: March 30, 2016
Title: Scientific Art in Victoria, Australia
Institution: Museum Victoria
Location: Australia / Victoria / Melbourne
Subjects: Scientific illustration ; Natural history ; Victoria, Australia ; Museum Victoria ; Collectors and collecting ; Multimedia ; Paintings ; Engravings ; Google Cultural Institute
Date Added: March 30, 2016
Title: The State of the Union: Reconstructing a Thomas Jefferson Family Library
Institution: Washington University in St. Louis / Washington University Libraries
Location: United States / Missouri / St. Louis
Subjects: Jefferson, Thomas ; Collectors and collecting ; Coolidge, Ellen Wayles ; Presidents of the United States ; Provenance ; Washington University ; Family histories ; Bookbindings ; Libraries and library buildings
Date Added: April 4, 2016
Title: Story of the Beautiful
Institution: Smithsonian Institution / Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Location: United States / Washington, D.C.
Subjects: Peacock Room ; Whistler, James McNeill ; Murals ; Collectors and collecting ; Freer, Charles Lang ; Porcelain ; Decorative arts ; Detroit, Michigan ; Leyland, Frederick Richards ; London, England ; Aesthetics
Date Added: March 30, 2016
Title: Terra Incognita
Institution: Washington University in St. Louis / Washington University Libraries
Location: United States / Missouri / St. Louis
Subjects: Maps ; Exploration ; Ethnic stereotyping ; Indians of North America ; Empires ; Colonial history
Date Added: March 30, 2016
Title: Thrill Seekers: The Rise of Men's Magazines
Institution: Washington University in St. Louis / Modern Graphic History Library, Washington University Libraries
Location: United States / Missouri / St. Louis
Subjects: Periodicals ; Popular culture ; United States--Social history--20th century ; Graphic arts ; Men's magazines ; Science fiction and fantasy ; Adventure ; Sexuality ; Sports ; Clothing and costume
Date Added: March 30, 2016
Title: Treasures from the Jewish Cultural Renaissance in Germany, 1898-1938: An Exhibit of Selected Works from the I. Edward Kiev Judaica Collection
Institution: George Washington University / Gelman Library
Location: United States / Washington, D.C.
Subjects: Jewish life and culture ; Jews ; Germany--Social history--20th century ; Judaic literature ; Kiev, I. Edward ; Collectors and collecting ; Religious literature ; Authors and writers
Date Added: March 30, 2016
Title: The Wayman Crow Professorship of Physics at Washington University
Institution: Washington University in St. Louis / Washington University Libraries
Location: United States / Missouri / St. Louis
Subjects: Washington University ; Physics ; Biography ; Education ; College and university professors ; Crow, Wayman ; Philanthropists ; College and university founders
Date Added: March 30, 2016
Title: William H. Gass: The Soul Inside the Sentence
Institution: Washington University in St. Louis / Olin Library
Location: United States / Missouri / St. Louis
Subjects: Gass, William H. ; Authors and writers ; Novelists ; Biography ; College and university professors ; Philosophy ; Manuscripts ; American literature--20th century ; Photographers