Chat with a Curator - Halloween

In this video, James Moran, former AAS vice president for programs and outreach, visits the library's stacks to meet with curators Ashley Cataldo, Lauren Hewes, and Laura Wasowicz to learn about "spooky" items in the collection.

This educational video explores the spookier side of AAS collections.

Primary sources, listed in order of appearance
The following primary sources were discussed in this video.

Timestamp Thumbnail Access Title Item details
1:17 Dodge Family Diaries, 1867-1871. AAS catalog record
3:28 Image of Lands sacred and classical. Lands sacred and classical. Gliddon's grand moving transparent panorama of the Nile, Egypt and Nubia, gallery of Egyptian antiquities, mummies ... AAS catalog record
5:25 Spectropia, or Surprising spectral illusions. AAS catalog record

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