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European History & Culture

…that number in the thousands of volumes, along with a unique gathering of materials on the Rhaeto-Romance language. Fiske also established the library’s 37,000-volume Icelandic Collection. The collection contains virtually…

Funding for Research

…Taxpayer Identification Number and Certification) which can be found on the IRS website. Foreign Nationals: In order to treat a payment as a reimbursed business expense for tax purposes, the…

Music

…synthesizer. RMC hosts a growing number of archives on punk and post-punk music, including hundreds of fliers and posters, more than 1,500 fanzines, along with sound recordings, clothing, photographs, original…

The Fiske Dante Collection

…Rare Book and Manuscript Collections. The image archive in Artstor contains a number of images related to the Fiske Dante Collection, in particular a comprehensive scan of the 120 images…

Lavoisier

…A good number of the collection’s books and manuscripts document the life of Marie-Anne-Pierrette Lavoisier, a talented pupil of Jacques-Louis David who both illustrated her husband’s works and translated others’…

Women’s Studies

…In addition, RMC holds the papers of silent film actresses Irene Castle and Mame Hennessy; a large number of portraits and autograph letters of 19c. French, British, and American actresses;…

Atlantic Philanthropies Archives

…Support grassroots campaigns in the U.S. to increase the number of children and families with health insurance and to help win passage and implementation of the Affordable Care Act. Secure…

FAQ

…the Rare Book collections because they are first or important editions; autographed (by author, owner, etc.); valuable, or significant for any number of reasons. We sometimes acquire new books because…

About Gay and Lesbian Popular Fiction

…Fiction Collection contains approximately one hundred pulp novels, primarily from the 1950s and 1960s. A number of these novels belong to series, such as Midwood, which also include gay men’s…

Collection Highlights

number of subjects, over the past 150 years deeper investments have been made in selected areas. Some highlights of collecting strengths are below. Catalog records for rare books, manuscripts, and…