Topic: John Hay Library

John Hay Library curators balance preservation, education

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John Hay Library curators balance preservation, education

February 2, 2017 0 comments

The Anne S.K. Brown Military Collection in the John Hay Library loaned two 16th-century books to the Art Institute of Chicago last week.

Slave shackle display speaks to University history

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Slave shackle display speaks to University history

March 1, 2016 0 comments

The John Hay Library is displaying a pair of slave shackles, on loan from the International Slavery Museum, in a glass case.

Lecture details chocolate’s bittersweet history

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Lecture details chocolate’s bittersweet history

February 16, 2016 0 comments

“It’s here at Brown where my ideas radically changed, and I found chocolate,” said Kathryn Sampeck Monday night in her lecture “How Chocolate Came to Be.”