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Gallery Tour And Talk


Mar 19, 2018
06:30 PM until 07:30 PM


Join exhibition curator and Special Collections consultant, Elizabeth A. S. Beaudin, Ph.D for a guided tour of "Living in the New World" exhibition.

Discover unique items, such as "Acts of Apostles from the New Testament in the Mohawk language/translated by H. A. Hill, with corrections by William Hess and John A. Wilkes, Jr." published in 1835 and William Hubbards’ 1677 discourse on the Pequot War, which are included in Pequot Library’s collection on long-term deposit at the Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library at Yale University and on display during the exhibition on view through May 6, 2018. This program is free.

Elizabeth A. S. Beaudin received her Ph.D. from Yale University, writing her thesis on medieval love narratives from Muslim Spain. Dr. Beaudin recently retired after 30 years on Yale’s campus. During the last dozen years there, Dr. Beaudin worked on grant-funded projects to create digital repositories, all specializing in the Optical Character Recognition of Arabic text.




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