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Open Gallery and Appraisal Fair at Hollings Library

Hollings Main, Brittain Gallery
Feb 24, 2018 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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The Ernest F. Hollings Special Collections Library will hold an Open Gallery event Saturday, February 24, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Exhibits on display will include "The Duty of a Writer: John Dos Passos," the new exhibit from the Irvin Department of Rare Books and Special Collections. The event is free and open to the public.

The Thomas Cooper Society Collectors' Circle will host an Appraisal Fair during this Open Gallery. Five experienced appraisers with backgrounds in books, prints, manuscripts, and art will be on hand to talk with the public. Appraisals are free and open to the public. Please limit three items per person. Guests with art should set an appointment by contacting or 803-777-8240.

Exhibits on display during this Open Gallery event include:

  • “It Is So Ordered: Judges and the Law in South Carolina,” South Carolina Political Collections Gallery
  • “The Hollings Hunger Tours, 50th Anniversary,” South Carolina Political Collections, Brittain Gallery
  • “The Consummate Activist: Ike Williams,”  South Carolina Political Collections, Brittain Gallery

The Hollings Library is located on the University of South Carolina campus and is entered through Thomas Cooper LIbrary at 1322 Greene Street, Columbia SC 29208. Driving and parking directions are available here.