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Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Secrets of RSABG's Collections: Printed & Pressed

1:00 - 2:30 PM
Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden
Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden
1500 N. College Avenue
Claremont, CA, 91711
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(909) 625-8767

In this tour and talk led by library specialist Irene Holiman and historian Janet Farrell Brodie, PhD., professor of history at Claremont Graduate University, you will learn what resources and documents await the researcher in Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden's Library, Archives and Herbarium. Among its written and pressed collections the garden houses and protects a great diversity of works that include century-old photographs and volumes, carefully pressed plant specimens that cross geography and time, to the most recent environmental, historical, biological, and horticultural publications. You will be surprised at the diversity of works that can appeal to the student, researcher, and avid reader of many interests!

Free for students with ID, Claremont College Faculty and Staff.

Fee: RSABG members $10, public $15

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