Architecture in the mid-20th Century was a profession dominated by men. The network of wives who worked in every possible capacity to make their husbands’ work successful typically goes under recognized. Maria Stone was no exception. Archives allow a better understanding of these tenacious women and the roles they played in the development of some of the most memorable architecture of the century.
In the final An Archivist Abroad blog post, Lori Birrell describes the presentation she gave at the Fulbright Commissioners’ conference.
In this edition of An Archivist Abroad, Lori Birrell describes her trip to the Open Society Archives in Budapest.
Read about our head of Special Collections’ visit to the Library and Information Center of the Hungarian Academy of Science in her second of three blog posts!
The Libraries and the Bentonville Film Festival Foundation have reached an agreement to have the Libraries serve as the festival archive.
Special Collections intern and MA candidate in English, Amanada White, discusses the exhibit she curated examining American Bibles through the lens of what scholars call “history of the book” studies.
Lori Birrell, head of Special Collections, documents her trip to speak at the Fulbright Executive Directors meeting in Budapest this spring.
A selection of the Florence Price Papers, housed in the University Libraries Special Collections department, is now available online. The digital exhibit features photographs, correspondence, music programs and biographical documents.
Join the University Libraries Thursday, April 26 at 3 p.m. in the Special Collections Reading Room for a student showcase presented by Amanda White and Laine McGinty.
Happy Earth Week! As a rich variety of events are held on campus and around town, it might be hard to remember that Earth Day is a relatively new holiday, one first celebrated in 1970. Today, the City of Fayetteville promotes its “Recycle Something” initiative and...