Past Exhibits

  • The Quebec Act was a response not to the misbehavior of unruly Bostonians, but rather to the challenges of governing the French, Catholic, and Amerindian inhabitants of the vast North American territories acquired by Britain in the Seven Years’ War.
  • In celebration of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics, we invite you to explore the ways in which competition and community have shaped past Games.
  • This exhibit features student poetry inspired by items from the extensive holdings of Swem’s Special Collections.
  • This exhibit examines Glenn Close’s enduring connections as a member of the Tribe through primary source documents in Swem Library’s Special Collections.
  • On the morning of January 20, 1983 an alarm was pulled to signal a fire in the Jefferson Hall dormitory.
  • Continuing our annual tradition, this year’s exhibit features lines from Moore’s poem describing St. Nicholas while showcasing the collection’s vibrant illustrations and diverse interpretations of his appearance.
  • This exhibit features student calligraphy from a recent W&M course on Chinese calligraphy and painting.