Special Collections Exhibits


A reprise of popular gallery exhibits

First Ladies of K-State, 1863-2009
This exhibit highlights the lives of twelve of the first ladies of K-State.

Is This the Twentieth Century?
Facts and Trivia about K-State in 1900 from the editorial, "Is This The Twentieth Century?" in The Student's Herald, Kansas State Agricultural College, January 11, 1900.

Selected Bibliographies 

Smith Geography Collection 
This collection is made up of over 3,000 books covering three centuries. Included are atlases, pedagogical materials, social studies texts, and geography textbooks, many of which are rare and in some cases unique.

Educating Armies
A collection of texts utlized by various militaries to convery both technical information and abstract ideas about war.

What's Cookin'
An introduction to hidden or overlooked aspects of the Cookery Collection.

Ad Astra Per Aspera: 150 Years of Riley County, Kansas History
A celebration of the Manhattan/Riley County Sesquicentennial in 2005.

Last updated: 08/28/2015