Exhibits at the Library


Malignant Fever

This exhibit highlights the effects of epidemic diseases by examining one of the most famous outbreaks in U.S. history—the 1793 yellow fever epidemic in Philadelphia.

Baskin Exhibit 1

Heralding the Way to a New World

Drawing on materials from the recently acquired Lisa Unger Baskin Collection, this exhibit explores contributions of women in science and medicine.


Intimate Gestures: Handmade Books by William Gedney

Intimate Gestures surveys the photographer William Gedney’s little-known practice of making photobooks by hand.


Aunties: The Seven Summers of Alvetina and Ludmilla

Photographs by by Nadia Sablin, 2014 Winner of the CDS/Honickman First Book Prize in Photography


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