Document Type


Publication Date

Fall 2012

Department 1



Table of Contents:

“Lincoln: The Constitution and the Civil War”; From the Director (Robin Wagner, Hugh Newell Jacobson, Jim Biesecker, Bill Baldwin, Brian Derr, Brian Herrell); Upcoming Events; Librarians Strike a Comical Pose (Clint Baugess, Jess Howard); Knitters Decorate Library Walkway; Bookshelf (Kerry Walters, Steve Gimbel, Dan DeNicola, Bassam Romaya, Stephen Stern, Allen Guelzo, Michael Birkner ’72); Next Chapter (Edwin D. Freed ’43, Michael Birkner ’72); Presidential Election Now… And Then (Emily Francisco ’14, Ken Mott, Lawrence Taylor); Professor Donates His Art to the Library (Jim Agard); You’ve Got to Read All Year Round; Civil War Song Sheets Add a Special Note to Exhibits (Emily Francisco ’14); Alumnus Returns Book—40 Years Later (Richard Owens ’72, Nancy Costella); Focus on Philanthropy—A Tribute to Kenneth Cramer ’52; Graduate’s Mom Thanks Library (Sue Clark, Cynthia Downing ’12); Exhibit Features Lincoln Book Ends (Lawrence Taylor); Research Reflections: Jacob’s Account of the Rebel Invasion (Allen Guelzo); Special Collection’s Exhibit: Slaves, Soldiers, and Citizens (Angelo Scarlato, Lauren Roedner ’13); Civil War Art on Display (John T. Hoback ’62); Report of Library Gifts 2011-2012; Phi Beta Kappa Chapter Recognized as Best in U.S.


Edited by Robin Wagner and Sunni DeNicola