Detail of book of prayer and black sail ships
Curatorial Dialogues: Black Ship Scrolls and Mary Queen of Scots’ Prayer Book
Tue., Sep. 1
Category: Lectures
Location: Huntington Zoom event

Two remarkable—and remarkably different—manuscripts from the Library’s collections are the focus of this presentation and conversation with Li Wei Yang, Curator of Pacific Rim Collections, and...

Photograph of Charlotte Ah Tye and “California Desert Protection Act,” c.1989
Collecting the History of the West, the Pacific Rim, & California at The Huntington: A Centennial Reflection
Wed., Sep. 2
Category: Lectures
Location: Zoom event

Drawing upon their half-century of collective experience, the Huntington Library's curators responsible for its Western, Pacific Rim, and California holdings discuss the history of their...

Telescope at observatory
Carnegie Lecture - Building Astronomical Instrumentation for the Next Generation
Mon., Sep. 14
Category: Lectures
Location: Carnegie Science Livestream

Sloan Digital Sky Survey has pioneered the development of novel equipment designed to address many crucial astronomical questions. Dr. Solange V. Ramirez, Carnegie Astronomer and SDSS-V Project...

Print of a pirate
Confederate Infamy
Wed., Sep. 23
Category: Lectures
Location: Huntington Zoom event

Robert Bonner, professor of history at Dartmouth College, probes the deep history of the images, words, and ships that cast odium on the slaveholders' rebellion of the 1860s. This lecture is a ...

Illustration of the Olive View Tuberculosis Sanitarium
Archiving Olive View: 100 Years of Public Health in L.A.
Thu., Sep. 24
Category: Lectures
Location: Zoom event

Join us for a celebration and exploration of the Olive View Tuberculosis Sanitarium historical archive in an online event with USC Libraries Southern California studies specialist Suzzane...