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Exhibitions Added in Past 31 Days
Date Added: May 23, 2016
Title: 05|03|1953
Institution: Central European University / Galeria Centralis, Open Society Archives
Location: Hungary / Budapest
Subjects: Stalin, Joseph ; Soviet Union ; Communism ; Politics and government ; Death and dying ; Funerals ; Memorials ; Anniversaries ; Journalism ; Portraits
Date Added: May 23, 2016
Title: The 2000 Years of Communism
Institution: Central European University / Galeria Centralis, Open Society Archives
Location: Hungary / Budapest
Subjects: Communism ; Christian life and culture ; Social movements ; Europe--History
Date Added: May 23, 2016
Title: All Aboard Toronto! Railways and the Growth of a City
Institution: Toronto Public Library
Location: Canada / Ontario / Toronto
Subjects: Toronto, Ontario, Canada ; Local history ; Railroads ; Transporation ; Urban planning ; Urban life ; Architecture ; Maps ; Ephemera ; Games
Date Added: May 23, 2016
Title: Angkor: The Lost City in the Jungle
Institution: Central European University / Galeria Centralis, Open Society Archives
Location: Hungary / Budapest
Subjects: Angkor Wat (Cambodia) ; Archaeology ; Ruins
Date Added: May 23, 2016
Title: Animals are Allowed in the Library
Institution: Toronto Public Library
Location: Canada / Ontario / Toronto
Subjects: Animals ; Natural history ; Audubon, John James ; Illustrated books ; Scientific illustration
Date Added: May 23, 2016
Title: Audubon Images on Stamps
Institution: Toronto Public Library
Location: Canada / Ontario / Toronto
Subjects: Audubon, John James ; Birds ; Postage stamps
Date Added: May 23, 2016
Title: Auschwitz: Rekonstrukcio, 1945-1989
Institution: Central European University / Galeria Centralis, Open Society Archives
Location: Hungary / Budapest
Subjects: The Holocaust ; Auschwitz-Birkenau ; Concentration camps ; Jews ; World War II ; Hungarian language
Date Added: May 24, 2016
Title: The Berlin Collection: Being a History and Exhibition of the Books and Manuscripts Purchased in Berlin in 1891 for the University of Chicago
Institution: University of Chicago / University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Bibliographical treasures ; University of Chicago
Date Added: May 23, 2016
Title: Bodies in Formation: Mass Gymnastics Under Communism
Institution: Central European University / Galeria Centralis, Open Society Archives
Location: Hungary / Budapest
Subjects: Athletes ; Sports ; Communism ; Gymnastics ; Social movements ; Public health ; Propaganda ; Spartakiad ; Eastern Europe--Social history--20th century
Date Added: May 24, 2016
Title: Building for a Long Future: The University of Chicago and its Donors, 1889-1930
Institution: University of Chicago / University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: University of Chicago ; Philanthropists ; Education ; College and university founders ; Chicago, Illinois ; Local history ; Biography ; Campuses ; Libraries and library buildings
Date Added: May 23, 2016
Title: Canada Entertains!
Institution: Toronto Public Library
Location: Canada / Ontario / Toronto
Subjects: Canada--Social history--20th century ; Entertainers ; Performing arts ; Musicians ; Dance ; Ballet ; Opera ; Motion pictures ; Actors ; Drama ; Portraits
Date Added: May 23, 2016
Title: Canadians on Guard: The Home Front, 1939-1945
Institution: Toronto Public Library
Location: Canada / Ontario / Toronto
Subjects: Canada--History--20th century ; World War II ; Military history ; Wars ; Posters ; Propaganda ; Women's history ; Labor ; Social history ; Civilians during wartime
Date Added: May 23, 2016
Title: A Case of Considerable Interest: An Exhibition Celebrating the 35th Anniversary of the Arthur Conan Doyle Collection of the Toronto Public Library
Institution: Toronto Public Library
Location: Canada / Ontario / Toronto
Subjects: Doyle, Arthur Conan ; Sherlock Holmes (Fictional character) ; Detective stories ; English literature ; Crime-writing ; Authors and writers ; Biography ; Toronto Public Library ; Collectors and collecting ; Canada ; Book covers and dust-jackets
Date Added: May 23, 2016
Title: The Changing Face of Toronto
Institution: Toronto Public Library
Location: Canada / Ontario / Toronto
Subjects: Toronto, Canada ; Urban life ; Portraits ; Labor ; Local history ; Demography ; Ethnic diversity
Date Added: May 23, 2016
Title: The Circus Comes to Town
Institution: Toronto Public Library
Location: Canada / Ontario / Toronto
Subjects: Circus ; Performing arts ; Popular culture ; Recreation ; Animals ; Portraits ; Documentary photography ; Posters ; Graphic arts ; Prints ; Children's books ; Canada--Social history ; Acrobats ; Ephemera ;
Date Added: May 23, 2016
Title: Contagious Middle Ages in Post-Communist East Central Europe
Institution: Central European University / Galeria Centralis, Open Society Archives
Location: Hungary / Budapest
Subjects: Europe--History ; Transmission of ideas ; Revivals ; Middle Ages ; Medieval literature ; Popular culture ; Folklore--Europe
Date Added: May 23, 2016
Title: The Divide
Institution: Central European University / Galeria Centralis, Open Society Archives
Location: Hungary / Budapest
Subjects: Middle East ; Israel ; Palestine ; Politics and government ; Human rights ; Landscapes ; Terrorism
Date Added: May 24, 2016
Title: En Guerre: French Illustrators and World War I
Institution: University of Chicago / University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Illustrators ; World War I ; French art--20th century ; Wars ; Propaganda ; Portraits ; Soldiers ; Graphic arts ; Civilians during wartime ; Fashion ; Children's books
Date Added: May 24, 2016
Title: Envisioning South Asia: Texts, Scholarship, Legacies
Institution: University of Chicago / Crerar Library and Regenstein Library, University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: South Asia ; India ; Literary history ; Authors and writers ; Poetry ; Palm-leaf manuscripts ; Buddhism ; Mughal Empire ; Maps ; Christian missions and missionaries ; Translations and translating ; British Empire ; Colonial history ; Popular culture
Date Added: May 23, 2016
Title: Exposed: Featuring Highlights from the Toronto Star Photograph Archive
Institution: Toronto Public Library
Location: Canada / Ontario / Toronto
Subjects: Toronto Star (Newspaper) ; Photographs ; Journalism ; Toronto, Canada--Social history--20th century ; Portraits ; Popular culture ; Documentary photography ; Photographers ; Multimedia
Date Added: May 24, 2016
Title: Firmness, Commodity, and Delight: Architecture in Special Collections
Institution: University of Chicago / University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Architecture ; Bibliographical treasures ; Historic buildings ; Engravings ; Prints ; Decorative arts ; Blueprints ; Postcards ; Scrapbooks ; Models and model-making
Date Added: May 23, 2016
Title: Footprints of the Hound: Celebrating the Centenary of the Return of Sherlock Holmes in The Hound of the Baskervilles and the 30th Anniversary of the Arthur Conan Doyle Collection
Institution: Toronto Public Library
Location: Canada / Ontario / Toronto
Subjects: Sherlock Holmes (Fictional character) ; Detective stories ; Doyle, Arthur Conan ; English literature ; Crime-writing ; Anniversaries ; Ephemera ; Bookbindings ; Biography
Date Added: May 23, 2016
Title: Forced Labor Camps
Institution: Central European University / Galeria Centralis, Open Society Archives
Location: Hungary / Budapest
Subjects: Labor ; Forced labor camps ; Communism ; Soviet gulags ; Prisons ; Soviet Union--History ; Human rights
Date Added: May 24, 2016
Title: Frédéric Chopin and his Publishers
Institution: University of Chicago / University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Chopin, Frédéric ; Composers ; Biography ; Publishing industry ; Music ; Piano
Date Added: May 23, 2016
Title: Frozen Ocean: Search for the North-West Passage
Institution: Toronto Public Library
Location: Canada / Ontario / Toronto
Subjects: Northwest Passage ; Exploration--Canada ; Arctic ; Maps ; Geography ; Scientific expeditions ; Voyages ; Hudson Bay ; Franklin, John, Sir
Date Added: May 23, 2016
Title: The Gilded Age of Fashion, 1890-1914
Institution: Toronto Public Library
Location: Canada / Ontario / Toronto
Subjects: Fashion ; Clothing and costume ; Decorative arts ; 20th century ; Periodicals ; Women's history ; Illustrated books ; Advertisements ; Multimedia
Date Added: May 23, 2016
Title: Gone Fishin'
Institution: Toronto Public Library
Location: Canada / Ontario / Toronto
Subjects: Fishing ; Recreation ; Camping ; Canada--Social history ; Postcards ; Maps ; Rural life ;
Date Added: May 24, 2016
Title: The Graphics of Revolution and War: Iranian Poster Arts
Institution: University of Chicago / University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Iranian art ; Graphic arts ; Revolutions ; Posters ; Iran--History--20th century ; Propaganda ; Islamic life and culture ; Political satire ; Caricatures ; Artists ; Women's history
Date Added: May 23, 2016
Title: Group of 7: Style and Design
Institution: Toronto Public Library
Location: Canada / Ontario / Toronto
Subjects: Canadian art ; Painting ; Artists ; Arts and Crafts Movement ; Graphic arts ; MacDonald, J. E. H. ; Book arts ; Jackson, Alexander Young ; Bookplates ; Group of Seven
Date Added: May 23, 2016
Title: Heralding the Way to a New World: Exploring Women in Science and Medicine Through the Lisa Unger Baskin Collection
Institution: Duke University / Duke University Libraries
Location: United States / North Carolina / Durham
Subjects: Women's history ; Science and technology ; Baskin, Lisa Unger ; Collectors and collecting ; Medicine ; Biography ; Midwives ; Natural history ; Nurses and nursing ; Taxidermy
Date Added: May 24, 2016
Title: I Step Out of Myself: Portrait Photography in Special Collections
Institution: University of Chicago / University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Portraits ; Photography ; Poetry ; Photographers ; Silbert, Layle ; Watson-Schütze, Eva ; Boughton, Alice ; Modotti, Tina ; Karsh, Yousef ; Mead, Mildred ; Eggan, Joan ; Van Vechten, Carl
Date Added: May 24, 2016
Title: Integrity of the Page: The Creative Process of Daniel Clowes
Institution: University of Chicago / University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Clowes, Daniel ; Biography ; Cartoonists ; Screenwriters ; Creativity ; Authors and writers ; Graphic arts ; Sketchbooks ; Drawings ; Cartoons ; Book covers and dust-jackets
Date Added: May 23, 2016
Title: John J. Audubon's Birds of America
Institution: Toronto Public Library
Location: Canada / Ontario / Toronto
Subjects: Audubon, John James ; Birds ; Natural history ; Illustrated books ; Scientific illustration ; Biography
Date Added: May 23, 2016
Title: Kabuki: The Actors, the Performance
Institution: Toronto Public Library
Location: Canada / Ontario / Toronto
Subjects: Kabuki ; Ukiyo-e (Woodblock prints) ; Drama ; Performing arts ; Prints ; Japan--Social history ; Japanese art ; Actors
Date Added: May 23, 2016
Title: Kincs mükincs közkincs
Institution: Országos Széchényi Könyvtár / National Széchényi Library
Location: Hungary / Budapest
Subjects: Bibliographical treasures ; Illuminated books ; Medieval and Renaissance manuscripts ; PapyrI ; History of the book ; Christian literature ; Books of Hours ; Christian art ; Signs and symbols ; Incunabula ; Hungarian language
Date Added: May 23, 2016
Title: Landmarks of Chicago and New York: A Tale of Two Cities
Institution: Central European University / Galeria Centralis, Open Society Archives
Location: Hungary / Budapest
Subjects: Chicago, Illinois ; New York City (N.Y.) ; Architecture ; Urban life
Date Added: May 23, 2016
Title: Magnetic North
Institution: Toronto Public Library
Location: Canada / Ontario / Toronto
Subjects: Arctic ; Exploration ; Landscapes ; Portraits ; Inuit ; Natural history ; Multimedia
Date Added: May 24, 2016
Title: Mapping the Young Metropolis: The Chicago School of Sociology, 1915-1940
Institution: University of Chicago / Crerar Library, University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Maps ; Geography ; Map-makers ; Chicago School of Sociology, University of Chicago ; Chicago, Illinois ; Local history ; Sociology ; Urban planning ; Urban life ; Communities ; Crime ; Demography
Date Added: May 24, 2016
Title: My Life is an Open Book: Do-It-Yourself Autobiography
Institution: University of Chicago / University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Autobiography ; Zines ; Authors and writers ; United States--Social history--20th and 21st centuries ; 1990s ; Women's history ; Graphic arts ; Popular culture ; Feminism
Date Added: May 23, 2016
Title: NAACP: A Century in the Fight for Freedom
Institution: Library of Congress
Location: United States / DC / Washington
Subjects: African Americans ; Civil rights ; United States--History ; Racial segregation ; Racism ; Civil liberties ; Anniversaries
Date Added: May 23, 2016
Title: Nabokov Under Glass
Institution: New York Public Library
Location: United States / New York / New York
Subjects: Nabokov, Vladimir ; Novelists ; Biography ; Authors and writers ; Russian literature--20th century ; American literature--20th century ; Manuscripts--20th century
Date Added: May 23, 2016
Title: Nancy Cunningham Knickerbocker: 19th Century College Leader
Institution: North Central College / North Central College Archives
Location: United States / Illinois / Naperville
Subjects: Knickerbocker, Nancy Cunningham ; Biography ; Women's history ; College and university professors ; North Central College (Naperville, Illinois)
Date Added: May 23, 2016
Title: The National Game
Institution: Toronto Public Library
Location: Canada / Ontario / Toronto
Subjects: Lacrosse ; Sports ; Canada--Social history ; Indians of North America ; Ephemera ; Athletic competitions ; Athletic teams ; Portraits ; Toronto, Canada ; Local history
Date Added: May 12, 2016
Title: The Nisei Soldier Congressional Gold Medal: Honoring the Japanese American World War II Soldiers Who Fought in the Service of the United States
Institution: Smithsonian Institution / Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center, in collaboration with the National Museum of American History and the National Veterans Network
Location: United States / Washington, D.C.
Subjects: Japanese-Americans ; World War II ; Internment camps ; Soldiers ; United States armed forces ; Oral histories ; Medals and medallions ; Awards ; Patriotism ; Military history ; Biography ; Portraits
Date Added: May 24, 2016
Title: On the Edge: Medieval Margins and the Margins of Academic Life
Institution: University of Chicago / University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Medieval art ; Illuminated books ; Camille, Michael ; Art history ; Signs and symbols ; College and university life ; University of Chicago ; Medieval and Renaissance manuscripts ; Marginalia ; Heraldry ; Student projects
Date Added: May 23, 2016
Title: Paulius Normantas: Wars and Peace
Institution: Central European University / Galeria Centralis, Open Society Archives
Location: Hungary / Budapest
Subjects: Normantas, Paulius ; Documentary photography ; Wars ; Asia
Date Added: May 23, 2016
Title: Picture Perfect! Canadian Picture Book Art from the Osborne Collection of Early Children's Books
Institution: Toronto Public Library
Location: Canada / Ontario / Toronto
Subjects: Children's books ; Book arts ; Illustrated books ; Canadian literature ; Illustrators ; Epics ; Indians of North America ; Awards
Date Added: May 23, 2016
Title: Propaganda, Music and Noise: The Cold, Cool and Hot Wars. A Work in Progress by Tom Bass
Institution: Central European University / Galeria Centralis, Open Society Archives, supported by the Fritt Ord Freedom of Expression Foundation, Norway
Location: Hungary / Budapest
Subjects: Propaganda ; Music ; Freedom of expression ; Communication ; Radio ; Eastern Europe ; Communism ; International relations ; Multimedia
Date Added: May 24, 2016
Title: Race and the Design of American Life: African Americans in Twentieth-Century Commercial Art
Institution: University of Chicago / University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: African Americans ; Popular culture ; Advertisements ; United States--Social history--20th century ; Ethnic stereotyping ; Racism ; Minstrel shows ; Sheet music ; Jazz ; Illustrators ; Graphic arts
Date Added: May 24, 2016
Title: Reading the Greens: Books on Golf from the Arthur W. Schultz Collection
Institution: University of Chicago / University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Golf ; Sports ; Social history ; Games
Date Added: May 24, 2016
Title: Recipes for Domesticity: Cookery, Household Management, and the Notion of Expertise
Institution: University of Chicago / University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Recipes ; Home economics ; Cook books ; Cooking ; Food ; Labor ; Women's history
Date Added: May 24, 2016
Title: Researching Mexico: University of Chicago Field Explorations in Mexico, 1892-2014
Institution: University of Chicago / University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Mexico ; University of Chicago ; Scientific expeditions ; Research methods ; Sociology ; Anthropology ; Linguistics ; Scientists ; Natural history
Date Added: May 23, 2016
Title: Setting the Stage: 20 Years of Design for Opera Atelier
Institution: Toronto Public Library
Location: Canada / Ontario / Toronto
Subjects: Performing arts ; Opera Atelier (Toronto, Canada) ; Stage design ; Artists ; Opera ; Theaters ; Painting ; Gauci, Gerard
Date Added: May 23, 2016
Title: Sidney Paget: Iconic Illustrator of Sherlock Holmes
Institution: Toronto Public Library
Location: Canada / Ontario / Toronto
Subjects: Paget, Sidney ; Illustrators ; Biography ; Sherlock Holmes (Fictional character) ; Doyle, Arthur Conan ; Novels
Date Added: May 23, 2016
Title: The Siege of Budapest
Institution: Central European University / Galeria Centralis, Open Society Archives
Location: Hungary / Budapest
Subjects: Budapest, Hungary ; World War II ; Local history ; The Holocaust ; Urban life ; Sieges
Date Added: May 24, 2016
Title: Souvenirs! Get Your Souvenirs! Chicago Mementos and Memorabilia
Institution: University of Chicago / University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Chicago, Illinois ; World's Fairs ; Ephemera ; Souvenirs ; Local history ; World's Columbian Exposition (1893) ; Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934)
Date Added: May 23, 2016
Title: Special Collections A to Z
Institution: Toronto Public Library
Location: Canada / Ontario / Toronto
Subjects: Toronto Public Library (Toronto, Canada) ; Bibliographical treasures ; Alphabet ; Local history ; History of the book ; Multimedia
Date Added: May 23, 2016
Title: Tabula Hungariae
Institution: Országos Széchényi Könyvtár / National Széchényi Library
Location: Hungary / Budapest
Subjects: Maps ; Hungary--History--16th century ; Map-makers ; Ottoman Empire ; Geography ; Collectors and collecting ; Printing history
Date Added: May 23, 2016
Title: Ten Years of Freedom: 1956 in Hungarian Historical Thought
Institution: Central European University / Galeria Centralis, Open Society Archives
Location: Hungary / Budapest
Subjects: Hungary--History--20th century ; Communism ; Hungarian Revolution (1956) ; Social movements
Date Added: May 23, 2016
Title: This Magical Book: Movable Books for Children, 1771-2001
Institution: Toronto Public Library
Location: Canada / Ontario / Toronto
Subjects: Pop-up and movable books ; Children's books ; Graphic arts ; History of the book
Date Added: May 23, 2016
Title: Toronto: A Place of Meeting. 10,000 Years of History Virtual Gallery
Institution: Toronto Public Library
Location: Canada / Ontario / Toronto
Subjects: Toronto, Ontario ; Canada--History ; Local history ; Time-lines ; Urban life ; Indians of North America ; Canada--Social history
Date Added: May 23, 2016
Title: Treasures from the Collection of Library Founder Count Ferenc Széchényi, Specialities of a Cosmographic Atlas
Institution: Országos Széchényi Könyvtár / National Széchényi Library
Location: Hungary / Budapest
Subjects: Széchényi, Ferenc ; Collectors and collecting ; Maps ; Bbiliographical treasures ; Map-makers ; Geography ; Hungary ; Europe ; Nautical charts ; Military history ; Hungarian language
Date Added: May 24, 2016
Title: We Are Chicago: Student Life in the Collections of the University of Chicago Archives
Institution: University of Chicago / University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: University of Chicago ; College and university life ; Souvenirs ; Ephemera ; Student publications ; Photographs ; Campuses
Date Added: May 23, 2016
Title: When Cinderella Went to the Ball: Five Hundred Years of Fairy Tales
Institution: Toronto Public Library
Location: Canada / Ontario / Toronto
Subjects: Children's books ; Anniversaries ; Cinderella (Tale) ; Fairy tales ; Myths and legends ; Perrault, Charles ; Illustrated books ; Grimm, Wilhelm ; Grimm, Jacob ; Andersen, Hans Christian ; Animals ; Little Red Riding Hood (Tale)