Wednesday, February 1st, 2017

From Special Collections/University Archives: Literary Societies at Bucknell

In the early history of the University at Lewisburg, former name of Bucknell University, the faculty and the student-body was small and university life and…

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Wednesday, January 25th, 2017

From Special Collections/University Archives: Bucknell and World War I

The outbreak of World War I in 1914 was one of the most shocking events to unfold in the course of human history. Through the…

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Monday, December 12th, 2016

From University Archives: Katherine Brown Larison

Many buildings around campus commemorate administrators, educators, and beneficiaries from Bucknell University’s history. Some names may be familiar to you—Sojka, Langone, Bucknell—but others may seem…

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Monday, December 5th, 2016

From Special Collections: Telling the Story of the Centralia Mine Fire

Writing a book is a process that requires research as well as imagination. Special Collections/University Archives holds the David DeKok Collection which is comprised of…

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Friday, October 21st, 2016

From Special Collections: William Morris and His Kelmscott Press

One of the central problems of modernity is an increasing isolation from the past. Due to technological, economic, and social upheaval, many of our connections…

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