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From the Archives & Special Collections: Ch-Ch-Changes

Good news! For those of you who haven’t already visited the Archives & Special Collections this year, we got a makeover! Walls have been added, windows, doors, the whole shebang… but it doesn’t stop there! We just recently received our … Continue reading

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From the Archives & Special Collections: Jellied Prunes

It is almost Thanksgiving which means food, a lot of great food. Recipes have been perfected, passed down year from year, and everyone has their favorites. It would be safe to say, though, that split pea pancakes, jellied prunes, and … Continue reading

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From the Archives and Special Collections : Animals at Play

At this time in November, when all the animals are starting to disappear into their warm burrows or nests for winter, it’s nice to remember spring and summer when they were all running around in our backyards. This book, a … Continue reading

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From the Archives & Special Collections: Slide Binders

Are you a photo aficionado? Do you like photo slides and negatives? Well boy howdy do we have a collection for you to come look at. Hiding in the archives & special collections storeroom are 15 shelves filled to the … Continue reading

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From the Archives & Special Collections: I Heard Being A Vampire Really Sucks

HAPPY HALLOWEEN LOGGERS!!! We here at Collins hope you had a fang-tastic holiday! Now, the Archives & Special Collections is not known for being a spooky place, but perhaps it should be. Little do people know, among the dusty old … Continue reading

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“Election Coverage” a pop-up exhibit from the Archives & Special Collections

“Election Coverage” a pop-up exhibit from the Archives & Special Collections will be on the first floor of the Library. Tuesday, Nov. 1               1-2 pm Thursday, Nov. 3              4-5 pm Monday, Nov. 7                2:30-3:30 pm Tuesday, Nov. 8               1-2 pm … Continue reading

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From the Archives & Special Collections: Sugar Donuts

It’s October 2016. The leaves have changed color and the temperature has dropped. Fire places have been lit and blankets have been bought. October is the month of Homecoming and Halloween; the month of pumpkins and hot cider. But what … Continue reading

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From the Archives & Special Collections: Halloween Hijinks

Sometimes even the Faculty needs a bit of fun. In this photo some staff members from the 1926 faculty basketball team decided to dress up and take this treasure of a photo. As it is October and we are all … Continue reading

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From the Archives & Special Collections: Is Music Your Forte?

Greetings music majors and music lovers alike! I’d just like to take a quick minuet to conduct some music related business. Little do people know, the Archives & Special Collections has a vast collection of material pertaining to the music … Continue reading

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From the Archives & Special Collections: Do You Copy?

File → Print. Today, that’s all it takes to print a document. Going back sixty-three years, though, it wasn’t that easy. Pictured below is the College of Puget Sound’s copy center in 1953. According to A Sound Past, the lady … Continue reading

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