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Library Archives For Mary Jo Fairchild

For five long years, Nazi Germany occupied the British Channel Islands, just off the coast of Normandy, France. This collection of photographs, newspapers, wartime propaganda, and personal memorabilia and communications … Read More

Check out this article published on The College Today highlighting how documents from the collections of the South Carolina Historical Society inform student understanding of the historical record in Special Collections.  http://today.cofc.edu/2016/12/15/archival-silence-founding-fathers/

Theme: Sustainability Literacy as a Bridge to Addressing 21st Century Problems Description of Entries Sought: Works demonstrating research, scholarship, and creative endeavors embodying sustainability by College of Charleston faculty and … Read More

New Exhibit: Photographs of Will Fulmore, ’68

Posted on 16 September 2016 | 8:57 am

Looking Past: Photographs of Will Fulmore 1946-1997 September 15-November 30, 2016 Addlestone Library, 2nd floor gallery 205 Calhoun St., Charleston, SC  The work of College of Charleston alum William Wesley Fulmore … Read More

Special Collections Digital Exhibits Launched!

Posted on 7 April 2016 | 12:20 pm

College of Charleston Special Collections is pleased to announce the launch of a digital exhibit platform at speccoll.cofc.edu. Special Collections digital exhibits feature virtual iterations of physical exhibits installed in … Read More

Today: Research Fellow Workshop with Sarah Fox

Posted on 23 March 2016 | 9:29 am

  Join the Pearlstine/Lipov Center for Southern Jewish Culture for the first Charleston Research Fellow Workshop on Wednesday, March 23 at 12pm in Arnold Hall. Our speaker will be Sandra Fox, … Read More

New scholarship: “By Dawns Early Light”

Posted on 10 March 2016 | 10:53 am

By Dawn’s Early Light: Jewish Contributions to American Culture from the Nation’s Founding to the Civil War is a new book  based on exhibit currently installed at Princeton University’s library … Read More

A new exhibit installed in the first floor rotunda of the Addlestone Library tells the story of the decades-long struggle for integration at the College of Charleston. Curated by Dr. … Read More

On February 11th, Special Collections staff had the opportunity to give a guest lecture on the history of printing and bookmaking to Professor Emily Beck’s Spanish 493 seminar focusing on … Read More

Sarah Collins Rudolph, Junie Collins Williams, and Janie Collins Simpkins being interview in CofC Special Collections by Debi Chard. “Ties That Bind Two Holy Cities” is the first series of … Read More