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News Release
Jun. 18, 2019
SAN MARINO Calif.— The Art Collectors' Council of The Huntington Library Art Collections and Botanical Gardens funded the purchase of several notable American works at its annual meeting last month...
Frontiers
Jun. 18, 2019
 
The cycad is often regarded as a living fossil —a favorite food of dinosaurs that hasn’t changed much in hundreds of millions of years. An international team of botanists debunked that...
Verso
Jun. 12, 2019 by Usha Lee McFarling
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Have you ever wondered what happens to the ripe, luscious oranges you see growing in The Huntington's orchards? They help feed people in need ...
Verso
Jun. 5, 2019 by Deborah Miller
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This is the season when students start scribbling words like "Have a great summer!" ...
News Release
Jun. 4, 2019
SAN MARINO, Calif. — The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens announced today that it will enter a float in the Jan. 1, 2020 Rose Parade®. The beloved Southern California destination...
News Release
Jun. 4, 2019
SAN MARINO, Calif. — The Huntington's Centennial Celebration kicks off Sept. 5, 2019, setting in motion a yearlong series of exhibitions, public programs, new initiatives, and more—inviting people...
Lecture
Jun. 3, 2019
Architectural historian Barbara Lamprecht explores a little known but key aspect of Richard Neutra's unique contribution to architecture: designing environments that fused constructions and site to create...
Video
May. 29, 2019
Li Wei Yang, curator of the Pacific Rim Collection at The Huntington, retraces the history of Chinatown in Los Angeles using old Chinese Restaurant menus from the You Chung Hong Family Collection ...
News Release
May. 28, 2019
SAN MARINO, Calif.— "Nineteen Nineteen," the major exhibition of the Centennial Celebration at The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens, will open on Sept. 21, 2019, demonstrating...
Lecture
May. 23, 2019
Historian Victoria Johnson discusses the life of David Hosack, the attending physician at the Hamilton-Burr duel and founder of the nation's first public botanical garden, today the site of Rockefeller...
Verso
May. 22, 2019 by Natalie Russell
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"Books are weapons in the war of ideas." This was the motto of the Council on Books in Wartime, a consortium of ...
Lecture
May. 21, 2019
The Browns of California: A Conversation with Governor Jerry Brown and Miriam Pawel, moderated by William Deverell ...

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