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Selected images from the Lilly Library, At the Old Settlers Reunion. 1931. Photographed by Frank M. Hohenberger, Valentine The Lilly Library

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Exhibition: Globalization of the United States: 1789-1861, September 15 - December 18, 2014, Lilly Library Main Gallery

Exhibition: Book Bites: Texts that Influenced and Reflected How America Eats, September 1 - November 26, 2014, Lilly Library Main Gallery

Friends of the Lilly Library Annual Meeting & Lecture: Paper: A Defining Technology, November 13, 2014 at 5:30 pm

Themester Fall 2014 Lecture: The Globalization of American Cuisine: Women as Agents of Historical Change, November 18, 2014 at 4 pm

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Songs fit for the son of a Prime Minister
In November 1901, Herbert John Gladstone was presented with Universal Harmony, or The Gentleman and Ladie’s Social Companion, a collection of songs printed in London by J. Newbery in 1745. The book is inscribed “From the Directors & Secretary of the Bath Clubs log. To the Right Hon. Herbert J. Gladstone M.P. their Chairman, on […]

Victorian Holiday Cards Exhibition through December 23
Cards from the Lilly Library’s collection of Victorian holiday cards will be exhibited in the Lilly’s Lincoln Room through December 23rd. The tradition of the Christmas card dates to 1843, when Sir Henry Cole asked John Calcott Horsely, R.A., to design a card that he could send to friends at the holiday season. One thousand […]

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