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The Procession of Flowers in Colorado by Helen Hunt Jackson and Alice A. Stewart. Boston: Roberts Bros., 1886.
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Timeless illustrations from "Birds of America" by ornithologist, artist, and naturalist John James Audubon.
Rare Book Talk
Pompeii on the Potomac: Brumidi's Ninteenth-Century, Roman-style Frescos in the US Capitol by Dr. Elise A. Friedland
Thursday, May 31, 2018 at 3pm. Rosenwald Room, LJ 205. Jefferson Building, 2nd Floor. Free and open to the public.
Rare Book of the Month Blog Post: A Revolutionary Woman and the Declaration of Independence
The Declaration of Independence
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Featured Finding Aid
Sylvester and Orphanos Archive Collection
The correspondence and production materials associated with the operation of Sylvester and Orphanos Publishers from its beginning in 1976 through 2006.
Digital Selections: The Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection
Visit the new online presentation of digitized Rosenwald books with new content being continually added. This site offers enhanced functionality for both viewing and searching items
|The unique materials of the Rare Book
and Special Collections Division, now totaling over 800,000 items,
include books, broadsides, pamphlets, theater playbills, prints,
posters, photographs, and medieval and Renaissance manuscripts. At
the center is Thomas Jefferson's book collection, which was sold
to Congress in 1815.