Aug 26

Virtual Exhibit Tour: The Strategies of Suffrage

On August 26, 1920 the 19th Amendment was certified by the U.S. Secretary of State and women achieved the right to vote throughout the United States. Join the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library in celebrating the 100th anniversary of this event with a virtual tour of the exhibit "The Strategies of Suffrage: Mobilizing a Nation for Women's Rights" on Wednesday, August 26th at 2:00 p.m. The event will be streamed live on our Facebook page. This event is free and open to the public. For more information email 

2:00 pm to 3:00 pm Online
Oct 17

Virtual Home Movie Day

Join Brown Media Archives as we celebrate Home Movie Day 2020! This family day will feature fun home movies from our archives, crafts, and much more! Stay tuned for more details coming soon!

1:00 pm to 4:00 pm Online
Nov 12

Inaugural Food, Power and Politics Lecture: Dr. Marion Nestle

Dr. Marion Nestle is the Paulette Goddard Professor Emerita of nutrition, food studies and public health at New York University. She is also a consumer advocate, nutritionist and author of six award-winning books. Nestle’s research examines scientific and socioeconomic influences on food choice, obesity and food safety, with an emphasis on the role of food marketing. Among her recent honors are the John Dewey Award for Distinguished Public Service from Bard College and the Public Health Hero Award from the University of California School of Public Health at Berkeley.

Richard B. Russell Special Collections Libraries Online