Page Turners

January 10, 2019

It is an elite club—libraries and museums tweeting, posting, and generally celebrating the extraordinary experience of turning the enormous pages of the Audubon Double Elephant Folio. Fragile in spite of thier size (indeed, becuase if it!), turing the pages safely requires two or more pairs of hands.

A few recent Instagram favorites …

Smithsonian Museum of Natural History 

Lilly Library, Indiana University 

Field Museum