Temporary exhibits

After Promontory: 150 Years of Transcontinental Railroading

“After Promontory takes a wide view, considering the events at Promontory to be the start of a larger phenomenon, an entire era of transcontinental railroad construction that stretched for nearly fifty years. At its core is the assertion that, collectively, the transcontinental railroads profoundly reshaped the human geography of the West, giving birth to the region [...]

2020-05-05T07:32:03-05:00June 1st, 2020||

The Lure of Niagara: Highlights from the Charles Rand Penney Historical Niagara Falls Print Collection 

  The Lure of Niagara: Highlights from the Charles Rand Penney Historical Niagara Falls Print Collection  It is believed that more prints were made of Niagara Falls before the twentieth century than of any other specific place, and The Charles Rand Penney Collection of Historical Niagara Falls Prints is the largest collection of this genre. [...]

2020-01-31T14:11:03-06:00January 17th, 2020||

1968: Folsom Redemption Temporary Exhibit Opening

  Join us as we celebrate the opening of our newest temporary exhibit on June 16th, 1968: A Folsom Redemption - Celebrating the fiftieth anniversary of a landmark concert that revived his music career, 1968: A Folsom Redemption is a collection of photographs and memories of two journalists lucky enough to be among a handful [...]

2019-05-29T14:35:59-05:00June 16th, 2019||