Buried Treasure: Highlights of Cornell’s Archives

  • 28 Oct 2015
  • 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
  • 312 Sutter St #500, San Francisco, CA 94108

You are invited to a Cornell University Library Salon with Anne R. Kenney, the Carl A. Kroch University Librarian.


Two stories below the Arts Quad lies a vault the size of a football field housing some of Cornell’s most valuable treasures.

From a lock of Charles Dickens’ hair to Ezra Cornell’s safe, the vault in the Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections features a trove of amazing historic artifacts and collections.


Join Evan Earle ’02, the new Dr. Peter J. Thaler ’56 University Archivist, and Corey Earle ’07, Cornell historian, for a behind-the-scenes presentation of some of Cornell University’s most fascinating and least-known treasures.


6:00 - 7:00 p.m. - Hors d'oeuvres and drinks

7:00 - 8:30 p.m. - Presentation and Q&A


Cost: General Admission $35
Young Alumni (2005 - 2015) $25
Space is limited,  please RSVP by October 21, 2015

Click here to register.


Please contact Lori Auble (607-255-9868) with questions.

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