• Life in the Floating World: Ukiyo-e and the Merchant Class in Edo Period Japan

    Created January 31, 2011
  • Life in the Floating World: Ukiyo-e Prints

    Created January 31, 2011
  • Life in the Floating World: Picture Perfect

    Created January 31, 2011
  • The Roman World

    Created January 21, 2011
  • The Alphabet is Historic: Mediterranean World

    Created January 21, 2011

    Disney film, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, the 1st animated feature, is released

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    Thomas Eakins, American painter, photographer, and sculptor, is born

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    American painter Jackson Pollock born

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    January 28, 1912
  • Launchpad: A Trip to Wonderland: The Nursery 'Alice'

    Created January 3, 2011
    Arm Reliquary from Treasures of Heaven exhibit

    Treasures of Heaven

    This website, based on the NEH-funded exhibit, explores the history of Christian saints and their relics through a variety of different digital tools and programs. Learn about exhibition objects through the cultural, geographical, and architectural environment for which they were originally created.