UA Libraries, Special Collections - Moon Exhibit Curator Tour
Friday, Nov. 1 9 a.m. and 3 p.m.
Location:
1510 E University Blvd.
Tucson, AZ 85721

 

Open July 20, 2019-Dec. 20, 2019
Monday- Friday, 9 a.m.-6 p.m.  

This exhibit commemorates the 50th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing, draws from a new aquisition of papers from Ewen Whitaker, associate research scientist at the University of Arizona Lunar and Planetary Laboratory and expert on the suface and the physical features of the moon. 

The Whitaker Collection features extensive maps, photographs, books, correspondence and other academic works related to lunar studies. The exhibit also features items on loan from the Lunar and Planetary Laboratory, the Museum of Optics at the University of Arizona College of Optical Sciences and the Learning Games Initiative Research Archive. 

Curator-led Mini-Tour of the Moon Exhibit

Friday, Nov. 1, 2019, 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. 

Join us for a free curator-led introduction and overview of the moon exhibit. Talk with subject matter experts who curated the exhibit. Each mini-tour will run approximately 15 minutes. Space is limited. RSVP required. The exhibit will be open for viewing following the tour. 

For questions contact Danielle Raines rainesd@email.arizona.edu or 520-621-7833. 

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This exhibit and mini-tour are presented by UA Libraries, Special Collections as part of the UAAA College and Campus Central 2019.