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HIST 1402: Global Islam: Cornell's Middle East
& Islamic Studies Collections

Supplementary Guide for the Rare Book and Manuscript Collections Session

Cornell's Middle East & Islamic Studies Collection

Cornell's Middle East & Islamic Studies Collection

A bit of Cornell history...

History and Development of the Cornell University Library Collections on the Middle East

Photographs from the Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library. LUNA Collections

Andrew Dickson White, 1885

 

Willard Fiske

The Passionate Collector: Willard Fiske and His Libraries
RMC online exhibition

 

Willard Fiske, 1889 Cairo, Egypt
Fiske sat for this photographic portrait during the extended trip to Greece and Egypt he took with A. D. White.

Ascension de pyramide, 1888
Giza, Egypt

Honeymoon in Egypt

Jennie McGraw Fiske and Willard Fiske on the Nile, 1880

Honeymoon in Egypt

Jennie McGraw Fiske and Willard Fiske on the Nile, 1880

Mark Twain Exhibition at Cornell

Ottoman Costume. A Dragoman suit made of camel wool purchased by Charles Langdon in Cairo, Egypt ca. 1869-70.
Cornell Costume and Textile Collection