(Photographs by Peter Hvizdak – New Haven Register) The conservation lab at Yale’s Sterling Memorial Library restores documents so that scholars, worldwide, can study manuscripts that open windows to history. Paula R. Zyats, Assistant Chief Conservator in the Preservation Department Conservation Lab at Yale University’s Sterling Memorial Library and Tasha Dobbin-Bennett, a papyrologist, linguist and […]
Hugo made landfall just north of Charleston, SC at Sullivan’s Island around midnight September 22, 1989 as a Category 4 storm with estimated maximum sustained winds of 135-140 mph.
Monday August 4, 2014 marks the 100th anniversary of Great Britain’s declaration of war on Germany. In 1914 British Prime Minister Herbert Asquith announced at 11 pm that Britain was to enter the war after Germany had violated Belgium neutrality. The First World War or the Great War lasted until 11 November 1918 and is […]
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