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    • Gothic Fantasy Collection finding aid 

      W.D. Jordan Rare Books and Special Collections, Staff (2020)
      Listing of uncatalogued items in the Gothic Fantasy Collection.
    • Queen's Refuge : refugees and the university : September 25 - November 26 : W.D. Jordan Rare Books & Special Collections at Queen's University Library 

      Steinberg, Swen; Edwards, Brendan; Zelle, Megan; KingHill, Nicholas; Leavitt, Aerin; Home, Heather (Queen's Univesity Library, 2021)
      "This exhibition examines stories of forced migration in the history of Queen's University and within the Queen's community. It reflects the diverse trajectories of those who sought refuge. Some found sanctuary at Queen's ...
    • Queen's College Library Holdings 

      Queen's University Libraries (2022)
    • Mazo de la Roche Collection 

      Unknown author (2022)
    • Lambo Collection on the History of Medicine: finding aid 

      Queen's University Libraries (1979-06-27)
    • Sitting in circle 

      De Line, Sebastian; Martínez, Iván; INDG301-001, Students (Department of Languages, Literatures & Cultures. Indigenous Studies, 2020)
      Welcome to our circle, in the form of the inaugural issue of the Sitting in Circle zine... produced by students of INDG301-001: Contemporary Indigenous Art in the Department of Languages, Literatures & Cultures at Queen's ...
    • Landing page text 

      Steinberg, Swen (2021-05-25)
    • Luciuk suitcase 

      Steinberg, Swen (2021-05-25)
    • In Memoriam: Arthur E. Covington, Canada's Pioneer Radio Astronomer 

      Special Collections staff (2001-03)
      Arthur E. Covington, a donor of the Riche-Covington Collection to Queen's Libraries, passed away recently. In his honour, the staff of Queen's W.D. Jordan Special Collections and Music Library have put together a modest ...
    • Ink Paper Lead, Board Leather Thread 

      Special Collections staff (2002-03)
      An exhibition of hand-printed books and fine bindings presented by The Loving Society of Letterpress Printers and The Binders of Infinite Love The exhibition includes works by: - Wesley W. Bates, West Meadow ...
    • Postcards from the Past - Tourism Then and Now 

      Special Collections staff (2002-05)
      A colourful glimpse into the history of tourism in early Canada, with an emphasis on the Thousand Islands region. Included in the Exhibit are a range of resources from our collection dating back to the 18th Century: ...
    • Learn Well and Progress Daily - Posters from the Chinese Cultural Revolution 

      Special Collections staff (2002-06)
      This exhibition presented images of youth in propaganda posters produced during the Chinese Cultural Revolution, 1966-1976. Chairman Mao Zedong called on all youth to build a new China in accord with Communist and Maoist ...
    • Highlights from the 18th Century Political and Historical Collections 

      Special Collections staff (2002-10)
      An exhibition in honour of the retirement of Professor J.A.W. (Jock) Gunn, D. Phil., Oxon., F.R.S.C. 17 October 2002 - 3 December 2002 In selecting items for the exhibition, Dr. Gunn compares Queen's collections with the ...
    • Leather and Vellum Bookbindings, 1500 - 1920 

      Special Collections staff (2003-01)
      An exhibition curated by Margaret Lock of Locks' Press Kingston, illustrating the history of bookbinding with examples from the Jordan Library collections. The exhibition is arranged chronologically, covering the history ...
    • Propaganda - the Medium is Never the Message! 

      Special Collections staff (2003-03)
      What is Propaganda? It is a public action or display of doctrines, ideas, arguments, facts or allegations spread by deliberate effort through any medium of communication in order to influence others, to further one's ...
    • John Buchan: His Life, His Library, His Legacy 

      Special Collections staff (2004-10)
      An Exhibition presented on the occasion of the visit of the John Buchan Society (UK), October 2004 Featuring Buchan's Private Library and Papers held by the Library and Archives of Queen's University at Kingston John ...
    • The Ruddell Collection of Early Maps 

      Special Collections staff (2006-01)
      In 2003, Albert H. Ruddell, Queen's B.Sc. 1952 (Mechanical Engineering), donated a collection of 175 maps to Queen's University Library. The collection includes maps of the world and North America, detailed maps of Canada, ...
    • Once Upon a Time: An Exhibition of Artist's Books 

      Special Collections staff (2006-10)
      An exhibition of handmade books created by Lise Melhorn-Boe 2006 Department of Women's Studies Visitor and Visiting Artist-in-Residence
    • The Aliquando Century: The First One Hundred Books from The Aliquando Press of William Rueter 

      Special Collections staff (2009-02)
      The Aliquando Press was established by William Rueter in Toronto early in 1963. His aim was to personally explore all aspects of the hand-produced book. One essential aspect of a private press is that the proprietor ...
    • Edward Gibbon and the Age of Quarto 

      Special Collections staff (2011-09)
      Thanks to the generosity of a donor, the Library has recently acquired a set of the first editions of Gibbon's History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire (1776-1788). To commemorate this acquisition, Special ...