A Lively Experiment

Notes on collections at the RIHS

Category Archives: Collection Of The Month


In addition to collections of materials like books, manuscripts and images, the Historical Society has a wide range of ephemeral items, including bookplates like the ones below: Bookplates range in … Continue reading

25 August 2010 · Leave a comment

The Best Pie They Ever Tasted (Martin Page, part II)

In his cypher book, Martin Page let his artistic skills shine, but when the time came to put his life into words, Page resorted to idiosyncratic text in an idiosyncratic … Continue reading

12 June 2010 · 1 Comment

Christ Church Records

With this post we’re beginning what will hopefully become a regular feature, our collection of the month, and our first collection to be featured is the records of Christ Church … Continue reading

11 February 2010 · 2 Comments

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