Exploring Cornell's Rare Books and Manuscripts

Friday, August 29, 2014 at 3:40pm to 4:00pm

Kroch Library Olin Library, Ithaca, NY 14850, USA

Cornell’s richest historical treasures live underground in Kroch Library, home to the Library’s rare books, manuscripts, photographs, and archives. The collections span from ancient cuneiform tablets, to an original manuscript of the Gettysburg Address written in Abraham Lincoln’s own hand, to comic books and hip hop.

Meet at the Rotunda on the top floor of Kroch Library, about 40 minutes after the start of the Olin, Kroch, and Uris tours. Duration of the tour is about 20 minutes

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Cornell University Library

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rareref@cornell.edu

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