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Browse our Instagram!Program from the Boston College collection of Abbey Theater, which has had an addition of more programs and revamped description! The programs reflect the Theater’s history, including many dramas written by Abbey ci-directors W.B. Yeats, Lady Gregory, and J.M. Synge. #AbbeyTheater #IrishPlaywright #WeLoveNewDescriptionOne of our catalogers is attending @rarebookschool this week, and their cat has taken an interest as well! Maybe we’ll soon have a furry cataloger ? #CatsWhoCatalog #CreatingPurrrrfectRecords #LibraryPetsGuide to the Boston Water Works,1848 #BostonWaterWorks #CivilEngineering #StayCoolOutThere #DrinkSomeWaterToy birch bark canoe from the Robert F. Pollock collection of Normbega Park (MS2007-004) bit.ly/NorumbegaFindingAid
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It’s common for archival collections to contain the manuscripts and typescripts of writers’ works, as well as notes, galley proofs, and correspondence. These materials can give insight into a writer’s process, the evolution of a written work, and the life … Continue reading →
As a Boston College student who had participated in the creation of an exhibit in the John J. Burns Library and enjoyed a great many more, I was always baffled when fellow undergraduates were unaware of its presence on campus. … Continue reading →