Exploring Historical Madness

Exploring Historical Madness

A student-curated exhibit drawn from the archives of Phialdelphia’s Friend’s Asylum explores Quakerism and the “curability” of mental illness.

Summer Reading: Krista Oldham

Summer Reading: Krista Oldham

The college archivist and records manager recommends three titles that grapple with what America has become—politically, racially, even sartorially—and how it got that way.

Summer Reading: Julie Summerfield

Summer Reading: Julie Summerfield

Our collection management and metadata services assistant makes five suggestions, including two titles for young readers, that involve unexpected connections and new worlds of possibility.