Past Exhibitions

Haricombe Gallery, Watson Library:

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Documented: Perspectives on Migration and Creation
September 4, 2018 through January 11, 2019


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Side by Side: A Partnership of Honor and Support
February 8 through September 13, 2018

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art+science: Collaborative Research at the University of Kansas
September 17, 2014 through January 17, 2015


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Lasting Impact: Brown v. the Board of Education
April 11 through September 1, 2014

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Robbing the Soil
September 12, 2013 through January 31, 2014


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Robert Gordon Vosper: A Force for Libraries
July 12 through August 31, 2013


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Rhythm and Meaning: Jazz at KU
February 15 through April 19, 2013


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James Naismith's Life and Legacy: Celebrating 150 Years
September 15 through December 16, 2011


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Notable Government Documents: 2006 – 2010
July 1 through September 10, 2011


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1861 | Kansas from Statehood to Civil War
February 4 through April 1, 2011



Kenneth Spencer Research Library Exhibit Space:

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Free Speech in America:
The Wilcox Collection at 50

February 6 through April 18, 2015

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Ornithological Illustration in the Age of Darwin:
The Making of John Gould's Bird Books

September 10 through November 15, 2014


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Legacy of the White City:
Revisiting the World's Columbian Exposition of 1893

May 8 through August 8, 2014


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The Magic of Oz: A Collection Celebrating a Classic Materials
from the collection of KU alumna and lifelong Oz collector Jane Albright

January 21 through April 19, 2014


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Plainly Spoken: A traveling exhibit sponsored
by the Midwest Chapter of the Guild of Book Workers

November 11, 2013 through January 6, 2014


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Quantrill’s Raid on Lawrence:
Stories of Loss, Destruction and Survival

August 21 through October 31, 2013


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River City Rebels: Beat Poetry in Lawrence
May 9 through July 12, 2013


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100 Years of Jayhawks: 1912-2012
December 5, 2012 through April 9, 2013


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Riddle Me This: A History of Games and Puzzles
An exhibit by graduate students in KU's Museum Studies program

May 3 through August 8, 2012

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