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Library Exhibits  

Information about library exhibits - past, present, and those to come.
Last Updated: Apr 23, 2015 URL: Print Guide RSS Updates
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Library Gallery 

World War II Posters - from our Government Documents Collection. March 23 through April 28.

First Floor - North Wall

Gallery of Excellence - 2014 WTAMU faculty and staff awardees.

Government Documents Bulletin Board

Kick Back @ Cornette Library. Monday, May 11, 2015. 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Special Collections

Katherine Anne Porter: “A Writer’s Writer”—Highlighting materials in the Casa Magni Collection—Texas Poets’ Corner, 2nd Floor. Exhibit prepared by Tori Smith, Spring 2014 graduate.           

Path to Freedom: Harriet Beecher Stowe & Frederick Douglass—Featuring items from the library’s Special Collections. Library Atrium.                                                            



Dust, Drought, and Dreams Gone Dry: A Traveling Exhibit and Public Programs for Libraries about the Dust Bowl.

Viewing and discussion of the movie version of The Grapes of Wrath. Held on January 29, 2015. Hazlewood Room at the Panhandle Plains Historical Museum. Introduced and discussion led by Dr. Jean Stuntz, Professor of History, WTAMU; with panel members, Dr. Pat Tyrer, Professor of English, WTAMU; and Dr. Marty Kuhlman, Professor of History, WTAMU.

Traveling Exhibit Dates: May 1 through June 24, 2015.

Viewing and discussion of Ken Burns' Dust Bowl

         Part 1 - Sunday, April 11, 2015 - Cornette Library Lecture Room, 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm

         Part 2 - Sunday, April 18, 2015 - Cornette Library Lecture Room, 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm

                      Introduction and discussion facilitated by Dr. Jean Stuntz, Professor of History, WTAMU.

Viewing and discussion of The Plow That Broke the Plains, a documentary produced by the Resettlement Administration in 1937.  7:00 pm - 8:30 pm. Cornette Library Lecture room. Discussion facilitated by Dr. Alex Hunt, Professor of English, WTAMU.

"Letters from the dust Bowl: Caroline Henderson'd Life in the Oklahoma Panhandle." Presentation by Dr. Jean Stuntz, Professor of History, WTAMU. 7:00 pm - 8:45 pm. Southwest Branch, Amarillo Public Library (6801 W. 45th).

Hiroshima & Nagasaki - 60 Years Later

July 13 through July 31, 2015.

Posters from The Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum in Japan.

Changing America: The Emancipation Proclamation, 1863, and the March on Washington, 1963: A Traveling Exhibition

Traveling Exhibit Dates: October 14 through November 27, 2015.

Information on exhibit opening and other program events to be announced.

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