Monday, November 19, 2007

The 20th Century Audubon: Roger Tory Peterson

In June of 1952, Roger Tory Peterson received an honorary degree from Franklin and Marshall College. He would go on to receive 21 additional honorary degrees from colleges and universities throughout the United States. In honor of Peterson's many achievements as a painter, ornithologist, and photographer, the Archives and Special Collections is pleased to exhibit several signed Field Guides from our collections. Please enjoy this two case exhibition on the first floor of the library.