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Blumenthal, Barbara B. (Barbara Borenstein)



Smith College class of 1975

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Interview with Barbara Blumenthal (Class of 1975) by Celeste Clerk, 2017 May 19

Scope and Contents In this interview, Barbara Blumenthal talks about her relationship with the Rare Book Room at Smith as both a student and then later staff. Blumenthal reminisces about her beginnings in the book arts at Smith and how the staff in the Rare Book Room changed the course of her career. She recollects her time as a student in the 1970s and what it was like to be a married student on campus. At the end of the interview, Blumenthal talks about the changes to the library happening in 2017 and what...
Dates of Materials: 2017 May 19

Nuremberg Chronicle conservation collection

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 310183630361748]
Identifier: MRBC-MS-00408
Scope and Contents Contains documentation of the conservation of Hartmann Schedel's "Nuremberg Chronicle" (German edition, 1493) by Barbara Blumenthal and Daniel Gehnrich in summer 2000-summer 2001. The collection includes: Folder 1: photocopies of manuscript inscriptions and text at the front of the book; Folder 2: scraps removed from the book, detritus removed from the book gutters, and an original headband; Folder 3: photographic 35 mm. negatives and prints of the conservation process, taken by Blumenthal;...
Dates of Materials: 2000-2001

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