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Approximately 400 glass plate negatives documenting the history and work of the Detroit News through the late 19th century and early 20th century recently came to the Bentley.
A telegram in the Bentley’s archives reveals a Jewish scientist on the run from Nazi persecutors, and a U-M dean keen to recruit a brilliant mind.
Using an array of high-tech software and hardware, U-M Professor Peter Sparling creates a 3-D dance experience that challenges where and how such performances are archived.
Josephine Gomon was whip-smart, headstrong, and a behind-the-scenes force in Detroit politics at a time when women weren’t expected to do much beyond the kitchen.
What does the quote on the front of Angell Hall mean, and why is it there?
Elizabeth Bauer’s collection reveals the crucial work of a tireless advocate.
Historical materials meet everyone’s favorite search engine in this issue’s notes from Bentley Director Terrence J. McDonald.
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