Current Exhibitions

Second Floor

Exhibition opens on October 10, 2019 at 3PM!

 

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The Cushing Memorial Library and Archives is pleased to announce a new exhibition celebrating the Aggie Traditions. The opening of A Spirit Can Ne’er Be Told: Traditions of Aggieland exhibition will be on Thursday, October 10, 2019. During the opening only, the 1946 Corregidor Muster flag will be displayed at the Cushing Library.

The opening will feature a panel discussion with former Yell Leaders Richard Biondi ’60, Bob Segner ’69, Marty Holmes ’87 and Roy May ’15 (3 p.m., Evans Library, Room 204E, second floor). After the panel, a mini Yell Practice will take place on the steps of the Cushing Library, at approximately 4 p.m.

A reception will follow inside the Cushing Library (until 5 p.m.). Please RSVP to Winona Murphy at winonam@tamu.edu or 979-862-1027.

A Spirit Can Ne’er Be Told: Traditions of Aggieland is free and open to the public. The exhibition runs from October 10, 2019 to February 28, 2020 (open Monday through Friday, 9 a.m.-5:45 p.m.).

The exhibition features materials found in the University Archives as well as some key items that have been borrowed for this exhibition. Items displayed include the oldest known Aggie Ring, an ax handle that survived being thrown in the ’89 Bonfire, historic Yell Books, a facsimile of the 1946 Corregidor Muster Flag and Reveille II’s last every day collar.

For more information, please contact the Cushing Library Front Desk at 979-845-1951.