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Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation


Tancin to talk at Frick Environmental Center

25 April 2018

Hunt Institute Librarian Charlotte Tancin and the Heinz History Center's Samuel W. Black will give a gallery talk centered around the Frick Environmental Center's current art exhibition, Botany: From Slavery to Freedom, on Thursday, 26 April 2018, from 6:00 to 7:30 pm. The talk is free and open to the public, but you will need to register on the Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy's Web site.

About the Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation

The Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation, a research division of Carnegie Mellon University, specializes in the history of botany and all aspects of plant science and serves the international scientific community through research and documentation. To this end, the Institute acquires and maintains authoritative collections of books, plant images, manuscripts, portraits and data files, and provides publications and other modes of information service. The Institute meets the reference needs of botanists, biologists, historians, conservationists, librarians, bibliographers and the public at large, especially those concerned with any aspect of the North American flora.

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Scarlett T. Townsend