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First Fridays – Objects of Desire – May 2014

May 2 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

| Free

First Fridays Series, Objects of Desire

First Fridays seriesWhether the desire to possess a rare book, a longing for a home to call one’s own, or the pursuit of an organization’s mission, the Archives and Special Collections of the University of Minnesota Libraries brings the stories to life in this year’s First Fridays presentations.

All events at noon, 120 Elmer L. Andersen Library.

Light refreshments will be served. Free and open to the public.

Join us for this First Fridays presentation on May 2.

Arcana of Nature: Natural Desire at the University of Minnesota

Presented by Erik Moore, University Archivist, and Rebecca Wilson, Project Manager, Exploring Minnesota’s Natural History.

Discover the mysteries of Minnesota’s environment and pursue these natural phenomena as the objects of desire of geologists, biologists, and zoologists. Learn more about University Archives’ year-long project to digitize and make available the field notebooks, photographs, and records of the Minnesota Geological & Natural History Survey and individual University faculty.

Details

Date:
May 2
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Cost:
Free

Organizer

University of Minnesota Libraries Archives and Special Collections
Phone:
612-625-9825
Website:
www.lib.umn.edu/special

Venue

Elmer L. Andersen Library, Room 120
222 21st Ave. S., Minneapolis, MN, 55455 United States
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