Special Collections & Archives
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Ferguson’s planetary phases diagram. While combing through the vast amount of science related items we hold in Special Collections & Archives, I came across quite the peculiar book. I decided to scour the stacks for it as astronomy has always... Read More
Mary Vaux Walcott sitting on some rocks facing the camera with waterfalls behind her. (original image) Special Collections here at FSU holds a large collection of books on botany and herbal medicine that go as far back as the 16th century. As much... Read More
Long known as the “Poet of Childhood,” Eugene Field is famous for his satirical and whimsical poems that evoke dreams, mischief, and romance. One of his most well-known poems “Wynken, Blynken, and Nod” conjures images of the three eponymous sailors... Read More
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