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Perkins Library - Duke University

  • 411 Chapel Dr
  • Durham, NC 27708
  • Primary: (919) 660-5870
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America's seventh-largest private university library houses several thousand rare and unique materials, including maps, photographs, films, broadsides, Confederate prints, ancient clay tablets, manuscripts, and books printed prior to 1501. Houses many Genealogy resources, including local histories and published family genealogies.

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A Whitman Sampler: A Bicentennial Celebration

Join the Duke University Libraries to celebrate Walt Whitman’s 200th birthday with readings and remarks by Richard H. Brodhead, President Emeritus of Duke, on why he loves the “Good Gray …

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