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    • Contemporary Book Arts in Eastern Ontario 

      Special Collections Staff (2013-03-01)
      Library Exhibit, 1 March - 31 May, 2013 Opening Reception: Thursday, 7 March, 5:00pm - 6:30pm. Contributing Artists: Hugh Barclay, Wendy Cain, Rebecca Cowan, Holly Dean, Roberta Heubener, Mary Kritz, Margaret ...
    • Charles Dickens at 200 

      Special Collections Staff (2012-04-02)
      Charles Dickens at 200 Library Exhibit, 2 April - 31 December, 2012 Queen's Special Collections joins the global celebration of the man and his great achievements by showing some of the treasures in its rare and valuable ...
    • Catherine Parr Traill, Jessie Roy and Annie Boyd - Early Canadian Botantists 

      Crowder, Adele (2001-11)
      The W. D. Jordan Special Collections & Music Library and The Fowler Herbarium at Queen's University, are pleased to present an exhibit & lecture relating to three early Canadian botanists - Catherine Parr Traill, Jessie ...
    • Bookbindings in Paper and Cloth, 1800 - 1925 

      Lock, Margaret (2004-03-03)
      This exhibition featured both utilitarian and quality bindings. Most were publishers’ bindings or edition bindings; that is, one of many copies of the same title given an identical binding by the publisher. Modern book ...
    • Bible through the Ages: an exhibit to honour Dr. Fraikin, Queen's University Theological College 

      Special Collections Staff (2002-12-06)
      Bible Through the Ages Library Exhibit, 6 December 2002 - 26 January 2003 On display are selected items from the Jordan Library's collection of about 1200 Bibles, representing many historically significant versions. ...
    • A Selection of Gifts to Special Collections from Queen's Alumni 

      Special Collections Staff (2001-09)
      A Selection of Gifts to Special Collections from Queen's Alumni Libary Exhibit, September - October 2001 Presented for Homecoming Weekend, September 2001, this exhibition is one way of saying, “Thank you” to all our ...
    • A Dickensian Holiday 

      Sparks, Jillian (2015-12-16)
      A Dickensian Holiday, Dec. 16 – Jan 4, 2016 A Christmas Carol is arguably Charles Dickens best Christmas story, but he wrote several other Christmas stories including two more novellas: The Chimes and A Cricket by ...
    • The Young Ladies Journal Latest Winter Parisian Winter Fashions 1878 

      Unknown author (1878-10)
      Panoramic fashion plate of 17 women and 3 children in fashionable dresses. | Extensive outdoor backdrop of either a park or a promenade square. Dress colors ordered from left to right are Top: brown with black coat, grey ...
    • The Young Ladies Journal Parisian Summer Fashions 1878 

      Unknown author (1878-05)
      Panoramic fashion plate consisting of 15 women and 4 young girls wearing fashionable dresses. | Extensive pavilion backdrop with steps, a pond, and a house. | Dress colors ordered from left to right Top: purple, blue with ...
    • The Young Ladies Journal Monthly Panorama of Fashion 

      Unknown author (1877-11)
      Panoramic fashion plate consisting of 12 women and 2 young girls in fashionable dresses. | They are inside a room with wallpaper and carpeting. | Dress colors ordered from left to right are burgundy with creme coat, green ...
    • The Young Ladies' Journal Summer Latest Parisian Fashions 1877 

      Unknown author (1877-05)
      Panoramic fashion plate containing 17 ladies and 3 young girls in dresses. | Outdoor pavilion scene with stairs, trees, bushes, and large plants. | Dress color order from left to right Top: green with white details, blue ...
    • Complete Set of Lace Designs in Honiton and Point Braid 

      Unknown author (1878-09)
      Five lace patterns printed on a purple background, including designs for lace, collar, cuff, handkerchief border, and plastron trimming.
    • June Roses 

      Unknown author (1877-06)
      Red, yellow, and pink rose floral arrangement, with the ink shading still preserved.
    • Designs for Glove Box & Handkerchief Sachet 

      Unknown author (1876-10)
      Full color floral designs within squares and rectangles. Two of the four designs are bordered by blue ribbon.
    • Published with The Young Ladies' Journal, September 1st, 1874 

      Unknown author (1874-09)
      Embroidery design for slippers consisting of floral and geometric patterns in green, blue, purple, yellow, and orange. Printed on raised-grid canvas.
    • The Young Ladies Journal Monthly Panorama of Fashion 

      Unknown author (1879-07)
      Panoramic fashion plate containing 12 women and 3 young girls in fashionable dresses. | Garden backdrop with heavy foliage. | Dress colors ordered from left to right are brown with black coat, purple with white details, ...
    • The Young Ladies Journal Latest Parisian Summer Fashions 1879 

      Unknown author (1879-05)
      Panoramic fashion plate containing 14 women and 6 young girls in fashionable dresses. | Garden background with decorative wooden fencing. | Dress colors ordered from left to right are grey with rust details, black and white ...
    • The Young Ladies Journal Monthly Panorama of Fashion 

      Unknown author (1879-04)
      Panoramic fashion plate containing 12 women and 3 young girls in fashionable dresses. | They are standing on a green carpet, and green plants are in the background. | Dress colors ordered from left to right are pink with ...
    • The Young Ladies Journal Monthly Panorama of Fashion 

      Unknown author (1879-03)
      Panoramic fashion plate containing 12 women and 3 young girls in fashionable dresses. | Interior backdrop of room with black and white tiled floor. | Dress colors ordered from left to right are brown with blue details, ...
    • The Young Ladies Journal Monthly Panorama of Fashion 

      Unknown author (1879-02)
      Panoramic fashion plate containing 12 women and 3 young girls in fashionable dresses. | Blank backdrop aside from grey floor and grey curtains. | Dress colors ordered from left to right are red with black details, blue ...