Many of these collections are publicly available, but due to contractual and licensing issues, several collections are restricted to computers on campus or to users logged into the Bucknell network from off campus.
Adieu Saigon...: Adieu Saigon, Au Revoir Hanoi (also known as the Beaucarnot Project) is a large, collaborative project that involved several people from Bucknell University and California Lutheran University. The project ties together the diary of a young woman from 1943 French colonial Indochina, the journey she took while keeping the diary, and the journey re-traced by a team of history students and their professor in 2004. The project's web site includes a complete history and explanation of the project as well as additional supporting research.
Artists' Books Collection: Images of select holdings from the artists' books collection held in Special Collections/University Archives at the Ellen Clarke Bertrand Library, Bucknell University. .
Bucknell History Collection: Images of Bucknell University from the university archives photograph collection in Special Collections/University Archives at the Ellen Clarke Bertrand Library, Bucknell University.
Costume History: The Costume History Collection is a database of images from the Abridged History of Costume by Beverly and Stephen Sbarge, editors. The collection includes images portraying various hairstyles, jewelry, and garments ranging from ancient Egyptian to contemporary styles from designers such as Gianni Versace and Calvin Klein. These images have been licensed from the vendor specifically for Bucknell University's educational use, including classroom projection and research. Images may not be for publication without written consent from the vendor or the image owner. Access to the collection is restricted to on-campus use or by logging into the ArtStor database when working off the Bucknell University network.
DeGregorio Collection of Antiquities: Digital images representing antiquities donated by Dr. and Mrs. Bart DeGregorio to the Ellen Clarke Bertrand Library's Special Collections/University Archives, Bucknell University. Among the antiquities in the collection are a wedge-shaped script on Babylonian cuneiform clay tablets, Egyptian hieroglyphs on papyrus, a Mesoamerican ceremonial implement carved on bone, and an Armenian illuminated manuscript scroll.
Nelson F. Davis Covered Bridges Photograph Collection: Digital images of Pennsylvania covered bridges reproduced from slides, negatives, and original photographs taken between 1936 and 1937 by Dr. Nelson F. Davis, who was a Professor of Biology at Bucknell University from 1898 to 1939. This collection is held in the manuscript collections of Special Collections/University Archives at the Ellen Clarke Bertrand Library, Bucknell University.
Samek Art Museum: The Samek Art Museum's collection consists of over 5,500 works. Digital images represent the diversity of the Museum's holdings and include images of objects from Europe, North and South America, Africa, China, Japan, and the Pacific region. The collection is composed of artwork from ancient times through the contemporary period and includes a variety of media formats.
World War II Posters: During the fall semesters of 2006 and 2008, professor David Del Testa's History 100 courses worked with Special Collections/University Archives' World War II poster collection to photograph, research, and describe individual posters which cumulated into an image collection.
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