Special display: "The natural history of Carolina, Florida, and the Bahama Islands

Thursday, May 4, 2017 at 10:30am to 4:00pm

Kroch Library, Level 2B, Reading Room Olin Library, Ithaca, NY 14850, USA

In conjunction with a special program by Mann Library and the Cornell Department of Horticulture, Mark Catesby's original work "The natural history of Carolina, Florida, and the Bahama Islands" will be on display in the Reading Room of the Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections. This rare 2-volume work, published as individual folios between 1731 and 1743, is part of the History of Science collection at RMC.

For more information about the program:  http://events.cornell.edu/event/Catesby

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Exhibit

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Cornell University Library, Mann Library

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exhibit, Cornell University Library, Mann Library, history of science, botany, natural history, Mark Catesby, rare book, Rare and Manuscript Collection

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http://mannlibrary.cornell.edu

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#markcatesby

Contact E-Mail

mann-public-ed-prog@cornell.edu

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Eveline Ferretti

Contact Phone

255-5406

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