Thursday, March 14, 2013
The virtual exhibit can be viewed from the library’s web portal http://www.sunymaritime.edu/stephenblucelibrary/exhibitseafaringwomen2013.htm, including:
· An online slideshow presentation on women in maritime history and the origins of Women’s History Month http://www.sunymaritime.edu/stephenblucelibrary/WomenHistShow.htm), featuring information on prominent figures as Captain Joy Bright Hancock, Representative Edith Nourse Rogers, Tracy Edwards, and Linda Greenlaw.
· Recommended readings from the Library’s collection. http://www.sunymaritime.edu/stephenblucelibrary/pdfs/Women-History-Bibliography-2008.pdf
· Additional resources on the first female graduates, faculty, and administrators of Maritime College.
The physical exhibit will be on display in the Library’s foyer area featuring archival photographs, reading materials, a digital presentation, and a tribute to the Lillian C. Liburdi Borrone Special Collection.