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Nantucket Atheneum

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Works: 37 works in 37 publications in 1 language and 47 library holdings
Genres: History  Catalogs 
Classifications: F72.N2,
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Publications by Nantucket Atheneum
Most widely held works by Nantucket Atheneum
A diary of the visits of Frederick Douglass to Nantucket Island : in the years 1841, 1842, 1843, 1850 and 1885 by Francine Farr( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Catalogue of the Atheneum Library : With its rules and regulations. by Nantucket Atheneum( Book )
1 edition published in 1883 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Atheneum collection by Nantucket Atheneum( Archival Material )
in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Bylaws, excerpts of minutes of trustees' meetings, history and programs
The Nantucket Atheneum presents 2008 Geschke lecture Gov. Pete Du Pont ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
A former governor, state legislator and one-time presidential candidate, Gov. Du Pont currently writes a political column for the Wall Street Journal's web site. In his lecture Gov. Du Pont discussed the 2008 presidential campaign as well as energy policy and green technologies
Ships' logs by New England Microfilming Project( Book )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Catalogue of books in the Nantucket Atheneum, added the charter and by-laws of the institution by Nantucket Atheneum( Book )
1 edition published in 1835 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The Nantucket Atheneum presents 2008 Geschke lecture Mike Barnicle ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Mr. Barnicle began his remarks by remembering NBC political newsman Tim Russert, who was scheduled to give the July 7th address, but had died suddenly of a heart attack two weeks before. He discussed the 2008 Presidential campaign
The Nantucket Atheneum presents 2007 Geschke lecture Jack and Suzy Welch ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Jack Welch is the former chairman and CEO of General Electric and currently serves as an advisor to a small group of Fortune 500 businesses. Suzy Welch is an executive-in-residence at Babson College's Center for Women's Leadership. Together, the pair write a syndicated column for Business Week, which appears in more than 45 countries. In this lecture, Suzy Welch serves as moderator and the two interact with the audience in a Q & A format
The Nantucket Atheneum presents 2006 Geschke lecture series Daniel Habib, The Concord Monitor ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Daniel Habib, Photo Editor of the Concord Monitor and National Press Photographer's Association's Photo Editor of 2006, shows examples of his photography and a clip from a documentary film he is making. He discusses the power of images and the ethical issues that arise when an editor needs to decide how to use an image
Catalogue of the Atheneum Library, Nantucket, Mass. : with its rules and regulations by Nantucket Atheneum( Book )
1 edition published in 1883 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
An evening with Maria Mitchell ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Ms Maggie Conroy appears as Maria Mitchell, the Atheneum's first librarian in 1836 who then went on to become the first woman to be inducted into the American Academy of Science and a professor at Vassar College. Conroy wrote the presentation after researching Mitchell's diaries. The performance covers the years that Mitchell worked at the library, discovered a new comet from her Nantucket rooftop, helped fight the Great Fire of 1846 and traveled in Europe with Nathanial Hawthorne and his family
The Nantucket Atheneum presents 2007 Geschke lecture Francis Beinecke, President, Natural Resources Defense Council ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Ms. Beinecke, president of the Natural Resources Defense Council, talks about leadership in the environmental movement and the emergence of "green" technologies
The Nantucket Atheneum presents 2006 Geschke lecture series David Brancaccio, PBS Television ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
David Brancaccio, host of PBS Television's "Now," discusses censorship in the media and where it comes from
The Nantucket Atheneum presents 2007 Geschke lecture Dr. Susan Hockfield ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Dr. Hockfield is president of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. She spoke about the need for leadership in academia and in the world of technology. She highlighted some of MIT's accomplishments in various technology fields, including computer science, mechanical engineering and new emerging "green technology."
The Nantucket Atheneum presents a 2007 book talk David Halberstam Tribute ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
In the fall of 2007 colleagues and peers of David Halberstam, who was killed in a car accident in April of 2007, conducted the book tour he would have done. The Atheneum joined sixty other literary institutions and book stores nationwide. Steve Sheppard served as MC. Nat Philbrick read an excerpt from the book, Foley Vaughan and John Shea talked about their friendships with David Halberstam and Lawrence Coles, group spokesperson for a color guard of nine Korean War Veterans in attendance that night, spoke about why the book was important to him and his experience as a veteran
Whaling logbooks and other documents held at the Atheneum Library, Nantucket, Mass ( Book )
1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The Nantucket Atheneum presents 2009 Geschke lecture Doris Kearns Goodwin ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Ms Kearns Goodwin spoke primarily about President Abraham Lincoln, his cabinet officials and the America during the Civil War, drawing many of her remarks from her 2007 book, Team of Rivals. She also spoke about President Barack Obama's historic presidential election and drew some parallels between Obama and Lincoln
The Constance Laibe Hays memorial lecture 2007 Calvin Trillin ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
In a lecture titled "Life as a Deadline Poet", Mr. Trillin shared his observations on the life of a "Deadline Poet". He talked about his beginnings as a journalist and writer, his experiences covering Washington and New York politics and his often hilarious relationships with the editors and publishing houses with whom he has worked
The Nantucket Atheneum presents Senator John Kerry & Teresa Heinz Kerry ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Senator and Mrs. Kerry have written a book called, This Moment on Earth: Today's New Environmentalists and Their Vision for the Future. They discuss several of the people featured in the book, people they consider to be on the cutting edge of the country's re-emerging environmental movement
The Nantucket Atheneum presents 2008 Geschke lecture Gwen Ifill ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Ms Ifill is moderator and managing editor of PBS's "Washington Week" and senior correspondent for "The News Hour with Jim Lehrer". She began her remarks by honoring NBC political journalist Tim Russert who had died suddenly of a heart attack the month before. Ms Ifill discussed the 2008 presidential election and the issues being discussed within the campaign; such as the energy crisis and race and class in America
 
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controlled identity United Library Association (Nantucket, Mass.)

Atheneum (Nantucket, Mass.)
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Nantucket (Mass.). Atheneum
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