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Recent Exhibits

The Reflection of Technology in Brewing

The country housewife's family companion... ; p. 379

The University of Michigan Special Collections Library presents a new student-curated project by recent UM School of Information graduate Meg Morrissey.This exhibit uses historical material from the Janice Bluestein Longone Culinary Archive and the William L. Clements Libraryto demonstrate the swift…

Singing the Antiphonary

<p>Detail of Mich. Ms. 246 (pag. 79)</p>

On August 26, 2014, led by Dr. Stefano Mengozzi, a group of six singers recorded a selection of Gregorian chant music at the St. Thomas Apostle Catholic Church in Ann Arbor, Michigan. To be precise, they sang from a fifteenth-century Antiphonary from the University of MichiganSpecial Collections…

Jell-O: America’s Most Famous Dessert: At Home Everywhere

Jell-O, America's most famous dessert (1916); p. 9-10

An exhibit highlighting materials from the University of Michigan Special Collections Library. First trademarked in 1897, Jell-O began its rise in popularity with the introduction in 1904of the prophetic slogan "America's Most Famous Dessert." Soon accompanying the slogan was the blonde Jell-O…