Walter Magnes Teller Collection

Walter Magnes Teller Collection Emily Esten from UMASS Amherst is currently interning in the Museum’s Research Library. Her first project centered around Manuscript Collection #131 (Mss 131) with a complete finding aid serving as the finish product. Below are Emily’s reflections on her first completed project.  Check out the blog post I wrote for the … Continue reading Walter Magnes Teller Collection

Mss 131

This week at the archives, I finished Mss 131! I was very excited (though it’s difficult to show excitement in a library – mostly just excessive smiling and reserved self-high-fiving) and I think I had a right to be. It was really weird to realize that my work is going to be in that library … Continue reading Mss 131

Archives and Moby Dick

Since entering my hiatus from weekly blog posts, I’ve returned home for the summer to enjoy the weather, catch up on reading, and relax. Well, not so much relax - that lasted about a week before I needed to get back to work. I’ve certainly missed writing blog posts, and since many people (primarily family … Continue reading Archives and Moby Dick