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    • 19th Century Actors and Theater Photographs

    • Actors; Actresses; Singers; Magicians; Stage props; Theater--United States--History--19th century
    • The 19th Century Actors and Theater Photographs database consists of over 600 photographs including cartes-de-visite and cabinet card studio portraits of entertainers, actors, and actresses who performed on the American stage in the mid- to late...
    • 2006 Florida Artists' Book Prize Exhibition

    • Florida Artists’ Book Prize exhibition; Artists' Books; Prizes; Florida;
    • Broward County Library's Bienes Museum of the Modern Book used CONTENTdm software to create a virtual exhibit catalog for the 2006 Florida Artists' Book Prize Exhibition. This enabled us to show brief movies of the books in motion.
    • "Fruit-full" Arkansas: Apples

    • Apple industry; Apple orchards; Apples; Arkansas folklore; Plant varieties
    • “’Fruit-full’ Arkansas: Apples” is a 69-image collaborative exhibit of the University of Arkansas Libraries Special Collections, Fayetteville, AR, and Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville, AR. The university selections include...
    • A Fruitful Heritage

    • Apples; Apricots; Blackberries; Cherries; Currants; Grapes; Harvesting; Insects; Machinery; Orchards; Peaches; Pears; Plums; Raspberries; Spraying & dusting; Strawberries; Vineyards
    • The Missouri State Fruit Experiment Station was established by the Missouri legislature in 1899 to serve the fruit production and processing industries of Missouri. In the course of their advisement and research, the Station directors and staff...
    • A Proud Heritage: 100 Years of Nursing Education

    • Nursing -- Study and teaching -- Virginia -- Richmond -- History; Nursing schools -- Virginia -- Richmond -- History; Virginia Commonwealth University. School of Nursing -- History
    • In the late 1980s, nursing alumni, faculty, and students began planning for the one hundredth anniversary observance of the founding of the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Nursing. The school traces its rich heritage back to the...
    • A. B. Nichols Panama Canal Collection

    • Panama Canal (Panama); Hydraulic engineering; Canals, Interoceanic
    • A. B. Nichols Panama Canal Materials were gathered and organized during Nichols' tenure as Office Engineer. A.B. Nichols was first employed by the Isthmian Canal Commission in 1899 to survey the Nicaraguan route. In 1904, he was assigned to the...
    • Abe L. Plotkin Collection

    • Holocaust; Concentration Camps; Displaced Persons
    • Abe L. Plotkin (1913-2007) was a 1935 graduate of St. Thomas College (now the University of Scranton). This digital collection contains material from Plotkin's United States Army experience in Germany during the last weeks of World War II and the...
    • Aerial Views of the University of the Pacific

    • University of the Pacific; Stockton, California; San Jose; Santa Clara; English Tudor Gothic style; Aerial photography;
    • The University of the Pacific’s main campus in Stockton was established in 1924. The first campus was in Santa Clara (1852-1871), and later moved to San Jose (1871-1924). The original buildings on the Stockton campus were designed in the English...
    • African American Women in Iowa Digital Collection

    • African American Women
    • This digital collection of photographs, news clippings, pamphlets, scrapbooks, directories, and newsletters documents the experience of African American women in Iowa during the twentieth century. The collection, ca. 1924-1970, is an outgrowth of...
    • African Americans Seen Through the Eyes of the Newsreel Cameraman

    • African American History
    • Fox News and Fox Movietone News camera crews covered the people and events of the country and, indeed, the world. From 1919 to 1963 these journalists aimed their viewfinders at the mundane and the spectacular. The resulting images—most of which...
    • AlabamaMosaic

    • Alabama History; Alabama Culture; Alabama Places; Alabama People
    • AlabamaMosaic is a repository of digital materials on Alabama's history, culture, places, and people. Its purpose is to make unique historical treasures from Alabama's archives, libraries, museums, and other repositories electronically accessible...
    • Alaska, Western Canada and United States Collection

    • Building sites--Yukon; Chilkoot Pass; Dawson (Yukon); Dyea (Alaska); Eskimo architecture--Alaska; Gold mines and mining--Alaska; Yukon River (Alaska and Yukon)
    • The Alaska Western Canada and United States collection is a digital collection of historic photographs documenting the geographic area of Alaska, Western United States and the Canadian provinces of Yukon Territory and British Columbia. The...
    • Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition

    • Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition (1909); Building construction--Washington (State)--Seattle; Exhibition buildings; Indians of North America--Washington (State)--Seattle; Women--Employment--Alaska; Spectators
    • The more than 1200 photographs from the Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition document the fair held on the campus of the University of Washington during the summer of 1909. Images include depictions of the buildings, grounds, entertainment, and exotic...
    • Alaska's Virtual Library and Digital Archives

    • Alaska; Native American history; Native American culture; Fishing; Industry; Natural disasters
    • Alaska's Digital Archive presents a wealth of historical photographs, oral histories, moving images, documents, and other materials from libraries, museums, and institutions throughout our...
    • Albert Einstein

    • Albert Einstein; Institute for Advanced Study; physicists; scientists; Princeton
    • Images of and related to Albert Einstein, Institute for Advanced Study Faculty member from 1933 until his death in 1955.
    • Albert Henry Barnes Photographs

    • Automobiles; Barns; Boats; Bridges; Canyons; Churches; Fishing; Railroad cars; Railroad tracks; Women--clothing and dress; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts
    • Both a photographer and a painter, Albert Henry Barnes (1876-1920) photographed the people, the cities and the landscapes of the Pacific Northwest. This collection of 302 images gives a representative sample of his work.
    • Albert Tissandier: Drawings of Nature & Industry in the United States

    • Western art; North American landscapes; Albert Tissandier;
    • Drawings made by the French illustrator Albert Tissandier as he traveled across the United States in 1885, 1886, 1890, and 1893. The drawings reside in the permanent collection of the Utah Museum of Fine Arts.
    • Albertsons Library Digital Collections

    • Boise State University; Boise, Idaho; West (U.S.) in literature; Authors, American--19th century--Biography; Authors, American--20th century--Biography; Jordan, Len B. (Len Beck), 1899-1983; Political campaigns; Legislators; Legislators' spouses;...
    • Photos, documents, maps, and other resources from Special Collections documenting the history, culture, and people of Idaho and the American West.
    • Album of Posctards of British Actors and Actresses

    • Actors-Great Britain; Actresses-Great Britain; Real photo postcards; Theatre; Drams; Plays
    • The album contains portraits of 42 actresses and 24 actors from the Edwardian era of British theatre. It belonged to Elsie Taylor, a London schoolgirl and was compiled during 1906-1910. At the turn of the 20th century postcards were a relatively...


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