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Buried Treasures 
Sponsor: University and College Division

Date: Tuesday, April 25
Time: 4:40-5:40 pm
Location: Salon P

Session Description: 
Lisa Henry will speak on the Julian P. Kanter Political Commercial Archive at the University of Oklahoma, a depository for political television and radio commercials. The purpose of the archive is to preserve these materials while making them available for research. The Julian P. Kanter Political Commercial Archive has been designated an official project by Save America's Treasures. JoAnn Palmeri will speak on the University of Oklahoma Libraries' History of Science Collection, a premier research collection in its field. Holdings of nearly 100,000 volumes from every field and subject area of science, technology and medicine range chronologically from Hrabanus Maurus, Opus de universo (1467) to current publications in the history of science. The Darwin collection consists of all of Darwin’s works in their first editions and several autographed letters, as well as hundreds of subsequent editions and translations.

Lisa Henry, Curator at the Julian Kanter Political Commercial Political Archive

JoAnn Palmeri, Curator, History of Science Collection, University of Oklahoma

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