Exhibits

Featured Exhibit

February 26, 2021 to April 1, 2021
Location: Swem Library Lobby

In this exhibit, we have centered on more private aspects of the lives of Black Americans based on source materials housed in Special Collections with the hope that it will help challenge ideas of who belongs in an exhibit.

Current Exhibits

  • Clarence Webb in his grocery store in Williamsburg Triangle Block

    Reframing Race and Capitalism in Virginia's New South

    September 8, 2020 to August 31, 2021
    Location: Marshall Gallery, First Floor Rotunda

    This exhibit analyzes the ways in which changing market and race relations intersected with Virginia families throughout the burgeoning New South, the economic and cultural developments that occurred in the southern United States after the Civil War and Reconstruction period.

  • Russian women marching in detail image of a propaganda poster

    Russian and US Relations in the Twentieth Century

    September 19, 2019 to April 4, 2021
    Location: 3rd Floor Rotunda Gallery

    Through the wide-ranging, eclectic materials of William & Mary Libraries' Special Collection Research Center, this exhibit highlights the era's conflicts and compromises from a firsthand perspective.