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Submitted by jgoffin on Wednesday May 29, 2013

There are good-engraving days...

Submitted by jgoffin on Friday March 22, 2013

If you think digitization is an easy process, check out the latest post at Brown University's Curio blog, which discusses the procedure they undertook to digitize

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Submitted by jgoffin on Saturday March 09, 2013

The latest Occasional Nugget was recently mailed to subscribers:

Submitted by jgoffin on Thursday February 28, 2013

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We were very lucky to get a visit last Friday from some exceptional students.

Submitted by jgoffin on Wednesday December 19, 2012

Here's an item that's probably best described as a "multimedia" production:

Submitted by jgoffin on Thursday December 06, 2012

237 years ago today James Macpherson wrote this letter to Gen. Philip Schuyler of the relatively new Continental Army. The purpose of the letter is to request that Shuyler remove him from what was essentially a desk job and let him join the

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Submitted by jgoffin on Tuesday November 27, 2012

I recently received a package containing my very first Kickstarter purchase, the

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Submitted by jgoffin on Wednesday November 21, 2012

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Submitted by jgoffin on Monday November 05, 2012

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Submitted by jgoffin on Wednesday October 31, 2012

In honor of Halloween, here's a frightful double feature: