Featured labor-related material – “Labor”

In conjunction with the exhibition, “For Liberty, Justice, and Equality: Unions Making History in America,” we will be featuring labor-related materials from the Prange Collection.  The exhibit, which draws upon materials from the labor collections of Special Collections and University Archives at the University of Maryland, will be on display in the Maryland Room Gallery […]

Ehime University students visit the Prange Collection

On September 14, the Prange Collection welcomed a group of Ehime University students from Japan.  The students took a tour of the Prange stacks and viewed a display of original materials, including magazines, newspapers, and books.  They also viewed the scanning of the Prange Collection books and then had an opportunity to share their thoughts […]

Exhibit on the Japanese Constitution

Check out the Prange Collection exhibit of materials related to the Constitution of Japan!  “The Japanese Constitution Turns 70!” commemorates the 70th anniversary of the Constitution’s enactment. The exhibit is on display in the Maryland Room on the first floor of Hornbake Library North through October 2017.  Displayed items include: Tentative Revision of the Meiji […]

Yamamoto Shuguro Exhibition at the Kanagawa Museum of Modern Art

An exhibition on Yamamoto Shugoro/山本周五郎 (1903-1967) and his work will open on September 30, 2017 at the Kanagawa Museum of Modern Literature.  The exhibition commemorates the 50th anniversary of Yamamoto’s death.   Materials acquired since the museum’s previous exhibition on Yamamoto in 1991 will be on display.  A reproduction of one item from the Prange Collection will […]

An exhibition at the Hornbake Library: “For Liberty, Justice, and Equality: Unions Making History in America”

The labor study collection at the Special Collections and the University Archives, University of Maryland Libraries, currently presents an exhibition at the Maryland Room Gallery in the Hornbake Library North, University of Maryland.  The exhibition, “For Liberty, Justice, and Equality: Unions Making History in America,” will be available for public between September 2017 through July […]

An Exhibition at Fukuoka Communal Archives

Fukuoka Communal Archives will start an exhibition on public relations materials, “福岡の広報紙展~伝えたい!知ってほしい!行政の取組み~,” on July 19. Various public relations materials, such as newspapers, magazines and newsletters, will be in display.  Two materials housed in the Prange Collection will be used on the exhibition panels.  The exhibition will be available between July 19 through September 24.  For […]

An exhibition at Nerima Shakujikoen Furusato Museum

Nerima Shakujikoen Furusato Museum/練馬区立石神井公園ふるさと文化館 and Tokyo Metropolitan Archives are co-sponsoring an exhibition, “独立70周年-練馬区誕生への軌跡, ” narrating the 70 years history of Nerima ward.   It will be held at Nerima Shakujikoen Furusato Museum between June 24 through August 15, 2017.  Several newspapers from the Prange Collection will be used for the panels. (Click the image to […]