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Close up of orrery built by David Rittenhouse in 1770


Page in CAJS Rar Ms 700
  • Workshop
June 20, 2024

Coffee with a Codex: Geleitsbatzen ledger

On June 20, Judaica Special Collections Cataloging Librarian Louis Meiselman will bring out CAJS Rar Ms 700, Geleitsbatzen ledger, for the record of sales of travel papers for and by the Jewish community of Worms, Germany. Written in Worms, 1685-1686.

  • 12:00pm - 12:30pm
  • Online
Open to the Public
engraving of the Boston Tea Party protest
  • Conference
June 20 - 22, 2024

Archives of Revolution: A Conference About How We Make the Past

A collaboration between the John Carter Brown Library on the campus of Brown University and the University of Pennsylvania’s McNeil Center for Early American Studies and Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books, and Manuscripts. 

  • The John Carter Brown Library at Brown University
Open to the Public

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