Evolution of the Heart: The University Library: The First Century, 1827-1923

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ISBN 0772760098, 47 pages, $10.00 | Ref. #7017

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Curated by Harold Averill of the University Archives, this exhibition celebrates the early history of the University Library, profusely illustrated with photographs and documents. Early documents detail the founding of King's College, the Library's early homes, the devastating fire of 1890 and the building of the new Library and its collections afterwards. The catalogue won a first place award from the Rare Books and Manuscripts Sections of the American Library Association.