Topic: Booth Heritage Foundation

Ransom Center Launches Online Digital Image Collection

Nov. 11, 2013

[caption id="attachment_43142" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="This page in the scrapbook highlights an engraved notice for American magician S. S. Baldwin's performances in Peking, China, in 1879, pasted above a review for an appearance at the Academy of Music (city and date unknown)."]This page in the scrapbook highlights an engraved notice for American magician S. S. Baldwin's performances in Peking, China, in 1879, pasted above a review for an appearance at the Academy of Music (city and date unknown).[/caption]

AUSTIN, Texas  The Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin, has launched a new platform of freely available digitized images of collection materials on its website.

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Suzanne Deal Booth and David G. Booth Provide $1 Million Gift for Ransom Center's Conservation and Preservation Programs

April 13, 2010

The Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin, has received a $1 million gift from the Booth Heritage Foundation to support and enrich its conservation and preservation programs.

The gift to Campaign for Texas, the university's capital campaign, will support a five-year initiative to enhance the Ransom Center's conservation and preservation programs for physical materials and to transform the Center's digital preservation program.

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