Edison and Newman Room, Houghton Library, Harvard Yard
To celebrate the founding of the Russian Research Center at Harvard seven decades ago, Houghton Library has selected seven treasures from its rich collections of Russian material to share with visitors and alumni. See the original telegram sent by John Reed to the New York Call in the midst of the October Revolution, a silk embroidered book from Catherine the Great's library, and other Russian rarities.
Curated by Christine Jacobson, A.M. '16.
For more information, please call 617-495-4037.