July is National Ice Cream Month and the Libraries wants you to break out your ice cream maker and try out some recipes … from 1907.
Month: July 2011
Here are some wonderful watercolors, just added to the Libraries’ Galaxy of Images, from the Anthropology Library.
Check out the preview below of CSPAN’s American History TV featuring the U.S. Exploring Expedition of 1838-1842. Included in the program are the Libraries’ very own Cullman Library and items from its United States Exploring Expedition collection.
Each month this summer, we are featuring a travel or vacation related item. In June, we featured an 1895 catalog about the Hamburg-American Line express steamers. This month, we are featuring a circa 1896 brochure about a hotel called The Beach House.
Here are some of the newest additions to the National Museum of American History Library.
For your picnic, barbecue, or just to drape about the house, here are some patriotic crepe paper decorations for the Fourth of July from Dennison Manufacturing Co.
Celebrate your local letter carriers today on National Postal Worker Day.