New Exhibit! March 20, 2021
Making Their Mark: Decorating and Finishing
An Induction to Finishing, by hand or machine. Finishing adds the titling and decoration to a book’s cover, back and spine. Learn about the tools, processes and materials used to decorate a book’s binding.
Bound for Beauty: Highlights from the Kathleen V. Roberts Collection of Decorated Publishers Bindings
An eighty-year retrospective of Decorated Publishers’ Bindings from our Kathleen V. Roberts Collection.
Celebrating the 19th Amendment: Suffragists in Print
From Abigail Adams to Zitkála-Šá, suffragists put their sentiments into print, stating their point of view. Formally organizing in the 1840s, they won the right to vote, state-by-state, with national ratification in 1920. This centennial exhibit of women writers, editors and publishers celebrates their decades of activism.
Suffragists in Print