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The Artside: Exhibits present Civil War from different perspectives

...Kristin Casaletto has opened Parable, an exhibit of hand-pulled prints and monumentally scaled works, at the New York Public Library's Muhlenberg branch in Chelsea. Parable features artwork from Mississippi Voices, a series of woodcuts and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-11-11/artside-exhibits-pres
Efforts underway to preserve Revolutionary War battlefield

...casualties, starting the day after the battle. Other clues emerged from maps and regimental records identified in the New York Public Library.Efforts to locate graves have included the use of "cadaver dogs" specially trained to detect the scent of human...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-11/efforts-underway-preserve-rev
Pooh's recipes for pots of honey

At the New York Public Library, visitors to the Winnie-the-Pooh room are greeted by a gigantic mural of the roly-poly bear and his friends sitting down...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/food/recipes/2010-11-16/poohs-recipes-pots-hon
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Sale of historic letters now off

...investigates whether they were among items stolen from the New York Public Library years ago. The letters are 19th century correspondence...the All-Star Game's Fan Fest in St. Louis. New York Public Library spokeswoman Heidi Singer declined to comment...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/07/07/bas_540057.shtml
Baseball
UC libraries join Google's book-scanning project despite lawsuits

...Google's crusade to ensure reams of knowledge written on paper makes the transition to the digital age. The New York Public Library and Oxford University also are allowing portions of their libraries to be scanned. The project is expected to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/08/10/liv_92005.shtml
Life & style
Documents will go to King's alma mater

...the Smithsonian Institute, Duke University, and the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture at the New York Public Library. Mrs. King's death in January was a catalyst for the sale, as her will calls for the liquidation of her estate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/06/25/met_86627.shtml
Metro
Sources

...in Africa; or Progress of the Protestant Episcopal Mission at Cape Palmas, West Africa, by Anna M. Scott, New York Public Library, New York, N.Y.The personal and business papers of Richard and Emily Tubman (including letters, deeds...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2001-09-09/sources
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Publishers protest Google's online library project

...And so far Google hasn't provided us with any good answers." Google also is scanning books stored in the New York Public Library and Oxford in England, but those two libraries so far are only providing Google with "public domain" works...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/25/art_454123.shtml
Arts
Exhibit gives personal context to life of Malcolm X

...Malcolm X's six daughters in the effort to win back the archive. The daughters have given the documents to the New York Public Library for 75 years, and a tiny percentage has been organized into an exhibit, called "Malcolm X: A Search for Truth...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/18/art_453509.shtml
Arts
Europeans to counter Google digital library

...the libraries of four universities - Oxford, Harvard, Stanford and the University of Michigan - as well as the New York Public Library and putting them online. It will take years to complete. So great is the concern that six European leaders have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/09/liv_452613.shtml
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