Society of Collectors Event | Newberry

Society of Collectors Event

"The Exotic and the Beautiful: The World in Colour"
Tuesday, April 2, 2013
By Invitation Only
Events for Donors

Members of the Society of Collectors and special guests are invited to drinks, hors d’oeuvres, and a talk by Newberry Trustee Norman R. Bobins entitled “The Exotic and the Beautiful: The World in Colour.” The event and talk will focus on the collection of colour plate books from the library of Mr. Bobins, who will be joined by Paul Saenger, George A. Poole III Curator of Rare Books and Collection Development Librarian, in displaying selected treasures from the Bobins Collection and related Newberry highlights.

This event is by invitation only. To learn more about the Society of Collectors, contact Frances Lai at (312) 255-3545 or via email at