Category Archives: Little Magazine Collection

detail from Heinrich Zeisings Theatrum machinarum.
September 1st, 2017

Although the campus is buzzing with the excitement of football — first home game tonight — and the beginning of classes next week, we want to take this occasion to […]

May 9th, 2016

Our colleague Jim Lattis (of UW-Madison’s Space Place) has alerted the campus to a rare transit of Mercury, and to a special opening of Washburn Observatory on Monday, May 9, […]

November 13th, 2015

We honor Friday the 13th with thirteen works from Special Collections, replete with examples of horror, mystery, spirits, and luck (bad or otherwise). The links below bring up the full […]

October 24th, 2014

The history of the Little Magazines Collection in Special Collections began in the late 1950s, when Memorial Library acquired by purchase and donation the collection of Marvin Sukov, a Minneapolis psychiatrist […]

March 16th, 2013

The Libraries’ own Susan Barribeau was one of the speakers at the Grolier Club symposium about little magazines on March 13, in conjunction with the Grolier’s exhibition entitled “American Little […]