Secrets in a Botanic Garden's Collections, Printed and Pressed

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Secrets in a Botanic Garden's Collections, Printed and Pressed

Wednesday, February 8, 2017, 1 pm -2:30 pm

Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden
1500 N. College Ave, Claremont, CA 91711

Among its written and pressed collections the garden houses and protects a phenomenal diversity of works that include century-old photographs, stereopticons, volumes, and pamphlets, carefully pressed plant specimens that cross geography and time, to the most recent environmental, biological, and historical publications. You will be surprised at the diversity of works that can appeal to the student, researcher, and avid reader of many interests!

Will be led by Library Specialist, Irene Holiman, Herbarium Collections Manager, Mare Nazaire, PhD., and historian and CGU History professor, Janet Farrell Brodie, PhD.

Free for students with ID, and CUC Faculty and Staff

$15.00 Public, $10.00 Garden Members

For more information please visit http://www.rsabg.org/community-education/1124-secretslibrary, or contact Education Assistant, Diana Nightingale at dnightingale@rsabg.org or (909)-625-8767 ext. 251

Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Gardens 1500 North College Ave, 91711 Claremont CA