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Akron through lens of early African-American photographer

02/05/2014
The Opie Evans photography exhibit, which spans the mid-1940s through the early 1970s, opens Feb. 10 as part of UA's Rethinking Race series. Read More

Opie Evans Exhibit to Open Feb. 10th

02/04/2014

The University of Akron Archival Services, a division of University Libraries, is pleased to announce the opening of an exhibition on the photography of Opie Evans at the Dr. Shirla R. McClain Gallery of Akron’s Black History and Culture with an opening reception on February 10th from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.  Evans was a local reporter, broadcaster, publisher, and businessman and one of the earliest African-American photographers in Akron.

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Archival Services Announces Completion of OHRAB Grant

01/30/2014

Archival Services, a division of University Libraries, is pleased to announce the successful completion of a

grant to digitize, preserve and to make available online 153 historic technical reports from the Daniel Guggenheim Airship Institute, which was a part of the University’s College of Engineering from 1929 to 1949. The digitized reports, which are available online as fully searchable PDF documents, can be accessed at http://cdm15960.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/landingpage/collection/p15960coll3.

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