For Presidents Day, Special Collections is featuring what librarian John Buechler valued as one of our major holdings, a copy of Royall Tyler's comedy The Contrast, with President George Washington's "bold, clear signature" on the title page.
Silver Special Collections recently acquired four tickets for the 1868 Senate impeachment trial of President Andrew Johnson.
Silver Special Collections will close at 5:00 pm on Wednesday, November 20, 2019.
The New England Regional Fellowship Consortium, a collaboration of thirty major cultural agencies that includes UVM's Silver Special Collections Library, will offer at least twenty awards in 2020-2021.
The UVM Libraries Center for Digital Initiatives recently launched the John Johnson Collection, which includes 168 maps, surveys and architectural drawings.
The latest Special Collections blog post looks at summer school in 1919.
Manuscripts and University Archives Assistant Erin Doyle is processing the papers of Elmer Towne, a UVM graduate who served as Vermont’s Commissioner of Agriculture from 1954 to 1963. In 1956, Towne met Elsie, a “spokescow” from the Borden Company.
Students, faculty and community members filled Ader Hall to celebrate Shakespeare's birthday last week.