Maps tell a story

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
August 1, 2017

A Short History of the Seed & Nursery Catalogue in Europe and the U.S.

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
June 5, 2017

A Short History of the Seed & Nursery Catalogue in Europe and the U.S.

Catalogue of Vegetable Seeds. 1850.

A Short History of the Seed & Nursery Catalogue in Europe and the U.S. Presented by Special Collections & Archives Research Center, Oregon State University Libraries. The OSU Seed and Nursery Trade catalogue collection contains over 2,000 items from 1832 to 1966. While the collection is most comprehensive in its representation of American catalogues from […]

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Terraced hillside with snow, Ichang, 1908

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
March 23, 2017

Terraced hillside with snow, Ichang, 1908

Terraced hillside with snow, Ichang, 1908

Ichang [Title from label in photograph album.] Alternate Title: Terraced hillside with snow Photograph by Ernest Henry Wilson (1876-1930, American, English) Yichang, Hubei Sheng, China March 3, 1908 A larger version of this image is available in HOLLIS, the online catalog of Harvard Library. Ernest Henry Wilson (1876-1930) was the furthest traveled of all the […]

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National Geographic Topographical Maps Online

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
August 26, 2016

National Geographic Topographical Maps Online

National Geographic

National Geographic Topographical Maps Online via PetaPixel, Reddit, and Fstoppers = National Geographic has digitized every US Geological Survey (USGS) topographical map from across the United States on one easy-to-navigate site and made them easy to print out at home. If you’ve ever gone hunting topographical maps via the USGS, you know that it can […]

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