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From the Archives: The Fears of White Men

Currently in the Archives & Special Collections is The Fears of White Men by Tate Foley, 2010. Letterpress printed on Mohawk Superfine, this art book takes a heavily satirical look at the irrational fears of the white American race. Ranging … Continue reading

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From the Archives: Always Eating

It can easily be assumed that food is one of the most important parts of our life here at Puget Sound. We walk into the sub and we are faced with many options. Some days there are a wide verity … Continue reading

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From the Archives: Cool Japanese Wood-block Art!

We take a hiatus from our general “odd thing we stumbled across in the archives’ photos” this week to give you “odd thing we stumbled across in the Shelmidine Room”. While hunting for art for this year’s Christmas card, I … Continue reading

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From the Archives: The Seattle Antiquarian Book Fair

Back in early October we blogged about the Seattle Antiquarian Book Fair, which took place the weekend of October 11th. Having attended the book fair, I’m here to bring you a little recap of the event! As a student working … Continue reading

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From the Archives: Photographers of Puget Sound

As I walk through campus in these early autumn days I cannot help but to notice the trees turning vibrant colors, the glowing ivory tracing its way up the brick buildings, and the sunsets in the evening that transform the … Continue reading

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From the Archives: Cross Currents

Today I learned that in the Archives & Special Collections we have something called, Crosscurrents. I found it particularly interesting, as they are a published collection of student works, ranging from poetry, photography, art, music, and much more. In Crosscurrents … Continue reading

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From the Archives: Guess What? It’s National Archives Month Again!

October is here again, and with it comes Halloween, pumpkins, ghosts, and frankenbooks! Oh, and National Archives Month. The Behind the Archives Door lecture series continues today at 4:00p.m. (second floor of the Collins Library) with a “At-Home” Preservation by … Continue reading

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From the Archives: Boys and Beards

After spending days in the Archives & Special Collections organizing copies of the Trail, I came across many interesting articles about the University of Puget Sound. Being a freshman, I am unaware of many of the traditions that occur on … Continue reading

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From the Archives: “‘Spirit of CPS’ Passes To Its Reward, Faithful Campus Steed Is No More”

The story behind this headline is just about as dismal as it sounds. Upon rummaging through the archives I came across this headline in an issue of The Puget Sound Trail dated September 28th of 1928, and it most certainly … Continue reading

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From the Archives: Recent Additions

The Archives & Special Collections recently added quite a few items to the collections.  A small sampling is on display outside of the Archives & Special Collections.  Take a look at our video (link below) or stop by during our Open … Continue reading

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