For several years I've had this negative on my desk. It was found in the EKU negatives, but I knew it wasn't taken on our campus. I also had no idea where it was taken and no idea what I was going to do with it.

The Anna Kadlec Papers

Anna Kadlec with children on the playground at the University of Chicago Settlem
The featured collection this month is the Anna Kadlec Papers.

Maude Gibson Paintings

Miss Maude Gibson (1870-1964) was an Eastern art professor from 1910 until 1941, serving as the only instructor in the department for twenty of those years. She was noted for her watercolor sketches of landscapes and floral compositions.

The Holmes Book

Given to the library in 1931 by John Wilson Townsend, Under a Fool’s Cap: Songs by Daniel Henry Holmes, Jr. was simply referred to as “the Holmes book” in correspondence between President Herman Lee Donovan and Librarian Mary Floyd.

Morris Garrett Photographs

Eastern students with a 'Beat Morehead' sign.
The Morris Garrett Photograph collection is a personal scrapbook that has been carefully preserved and recorded. The collection is a photographic memoir of Morris Garrett’s time at Eastern Kentucky University, as a student. Garrett’s...

Walter Binder Papers

This collection consists primarily of photographs that Walter Binder took or acquired while serving in WWI. Binder served with the 487th Aero Squadron of the Army Air Service, Allied Expeditionary Forces. Printed material is comprised of official...