MSU Libraries welcomes visitors to open house

STARKVILLE – Mississippi State University Libraries will host an open house in honor of its new Todd A. Herring Collection.
The event will be 1 p.m. today at the MSU Libraries’ Special Collections Department. In addition, a new exhibit, “A Historian Collects: Selections from the Todd A. Herring Collection,” will open.
Herring earned both his master’s and doctoral degrees from MSU. In 2008, he began donating materials to his alma mater.
Dennis Seid 10/8/09 can cut this graphTo date, MSU Libraries’ Manuscripts Division of Special Collections has received some 18 cubic feet of traveler’s accounts; estate, military, and business records; religious materials; photographs, letters, and pamphlets; rare books; newspaper articles and journals; artifacts dated 1683 to 1993; and more.
For more information visit library.msstate.edu/spcoll or call (662) 325-3848.

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