Category: travel and exploration

  • New Exhibit: Plants Plantations Labor Trade

    Posted on Jan 27th

    We welcome you to our new exhibit,  Plants  Plantations  Labor  Trade: An Exhibit of Holdings of the UW-Madison Libraries and Wisconsin Historical Society […]

  • “A Boiling, Surging, Roaring Ocean of Fire!”

    Posted on May 20th

    In light of recent news re ports and striking video of an eruption from Kilauea volcano on Hawaii’s Big Island, we revisit here […]

  • Closed December 23 through January 1

    Posted on Dec 20th

    The Department of Special Collections will be open our normal hours (weekdays, 9 am – 5 pm) through December 22, closed December […]

  • In Honor of the Lunar New Year

    Posted on Jan 28th

    In honor of the lunar new year celebration today, and inspired by a New York Times piece about Shanghai, we show this […]