Acknowledgements and Authors

The Newberry 125 exhibition is sponsored by the Jacob & Rosaline Cohn Foundation.


Exhibition Team


Project Director: Rachel Bohlmann

Curatorial Team: Rachel Bohlmann, Martha Briggs, Paul F. Gehl, and David Spadafora

Conservation: Barbara Korbel, Lesa Dowd, and Virginia Meredith

Exhibitions Coordinator: Gwendolyn Rugg

Exhibition Design: John Vinci, Vinci Hamp Architects, Inc.

Graphic Design: J. Dakota Brown

Case Fabrication: Ravenswood Studio, Inc.


Special thanks to the Newberry Library staff in the Roger and Julie Baskes Department of Special Collections, and Michael Mitchell and the Facilities Management staff. Special thanks also to the staff and friends of the library whose interpretations of the items appear in The Newberry 125: Stories of Our Collection, upon which this exhibition rests.