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Regional History 0

Wish You Were Here…

The Postcard Collection contains over 200 color and black and white views of buildings, landmarks and scenic views from Cape Girardeau, Missouri, and the surrounding region.   Southeast Missouri State University (formerly the Missouri State Normal School –Third District, and later the Southeast Missouri State Teachers College) are also represented.  Views of other Missouri, Kentucky and Illinois locales are also included, […]

Rare Books 0

Giving Day 2018

On Tuesday, November 27, Southeast Missouri State University will attempt to fund 12 projects in 24 hours.  Today’s blog post highlights one of the 12 projects that is directly related to our work with rare books and manuscripts! Special Collections & Archives (SC&A) in Kent Library teaches both undergraduate and graduate classes each semester about the rare books and manuscripts […]

University Furniture 0

Restoring Historic Furniture

  Today’s blog post was written by guest author Peter Reckling, a student worker for Special Collections & Archives.  Peter is currently a junior at Southeast Missouri State University, studying historic preservation. The idea of furniture restoration first came about when the Special Collections & Archives manager, Roxanne Dunn, approached me about restoring a table that was on display in […]