1. MS 626 - Robert Peters Collection

    In continued remembrance of poet Robert Peters death, we have posted a few visual materials from our Peters Collection (MS 626) below. Featured materials include, a syllabus from one of Peters’ classes, two advertisements for performances of “The Blood Countess,” and a script for “The Picnic in the Snow: Ludwig of Bavaria,” inscribed to Meredith Peters, among others. For more information about the collection or to view the collection, please contact the Rare Books & Special Collections located in the Center for Archival Collections.
     

     
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  4. First World War 100th Anniversary

    In honor of the 100th anniversary of WWI, we have posted some WWI photos from our collections below. Featured photos are from our Rare Books & Special Collections, MMS 1784 - Gramm-Bernstein Motor Truck Company (Lima, Ohio) and MS 1116 - Young-Furst Collection. We have more materials on exhibit at the Jerome Library. Be sure to stop by and check them out! For more information, please contact the Center for Archival Collections.

     
  5. Here are some photos from one of our rare books, Treat’em rough; letters from Jack the Kaiser killer, by Ring W. Lardner,” which includes stories from the home front during WWI. For more information, please contact the Center for Archival Collections.

     
  6. From MMS 1784 - Gramm-Bernstein Motor Truck Company (Lima, Ohio), which includes photographs related to the Liberty truck produced by the Gramm-Bernstein Motor Truck Company during World War I, and biographical information on Carl J. Bigelow, who worked as chassis superintendent for the company. The top photo features Thomas Edison (!!!). For more information, please contact the Center for Archival Collections.

     
  7. From MS 1116 - Young-Furst Collection, which includes several photographs from WWI. These are just a few photos from the collection. For more information, please contact the Center for Archival Collections.

     
  8. From MS 1116 - Young-Furst Collection, which includes several photographs from WWI. 

     
  9. "A letter of Columbus"

     
  10. Christo and Jeanne-Claude, “The Gates”