Special Exhibits

Featured Exhibit

Documenting Change at Wake Forest: Dr. Edwin Wilson’s Papers

October 1, 2018 – February 1, 2019
Special Collections & Archives Reading Room (ZSR 625)
Curated by Rebecca Petersen May

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About Our Exhibits

  • Exhibit Commemorates World War ITuesday, Oct 3, 2017 11:29 am — In 1917, the United States Congress approved a resolution declaring war on the German empire, and Americans suddenly became active participants in the Great War raging in Europe. The First World War was a watershed event in American and world history, and ZSR Special Collections & Archives commemorates the war’s 100th anniversary with an exhibit […]

  • SCA & Piedmont Opera: Commemoration of World War IThursday, Sep 21, 2017 10:17 am — Over the past several years, Special Collections & Archives has made a targeted effort to partner with local and regional businesses and organizations on special exhibits and events. These have included Bookmarks, Foothills Brewing, Hoots Roller Bar and Beer Company, Piedmont Craftsman, and SECCA. Our most recent collaboration is with Winston-Salem’s Piedmont Opera, whose mission […]

  • Caring For Our Collections: A Day in the Life of a Preservation LibrarianThursday, Apr 13, 2017 9:33 am — Caring For Our Collections: A Day in the Life of a Preservation Librarian Have you ever made a list of all the things you do in a day or a week? How well do we understand our jobs? How well do our supervisors and colleagues understand what each of us do? This idea was the […]

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