About the Exhbit

The exhibit includes books and maps from Special Collections & Rare Books at the University of Missouri Ellis Library. The physical exhibit was curated by Alla Barabtarlo, Head of Special Collections and Rare Books, with immense help from the staff of Special Collections, Archives and Rare Books (SCARaB) Division, Kelli Hansen, Karen Witt, Anselm Huelsbergen and Erin Zellers. Invaluable help with graphic design was provided by Amy Jones, Graduate Library Assistant and image scanning was provided by Rebecca Volger and Caitlin Corbett.

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Technical Notes

Images are displayed using Lokesh Dhakar's jQuery Lightbox2 plugin, used under a Creative Commons Attribution 2.5 License. Additionally, the maps are displayed using Zoomify Express.