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A Future for “The Havermap”?

Now that Special Collections’ map exhibit in the library is over, what will happen to “The Havermap?” The large aerial view of the campus, conceived by Eli Blood-Patterson ’11, aimed to map the “social geography” of Haverford and invited viewers to tag different spots on campus with their recollections of personal events that happened there. Continue reading

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Maps Show Opens in Magill Library

Quaker & Special Collections just opened its latest show, You Are Here: Exploring the Contours of our Academic Community Though Maps, in the Sharpless Gallery of Magill Library. Continue reading

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Special Collections Unearths “Rare & Unique” Bibles

In recognition of this year’s 400th anniversary of the King James Bible (the English translation by the Church of England of the Christian Bible), Special Collections unveiled a new show, “Gather all nations & tongues: Rare & Unique Bibles from … Continue reading

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