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Special Collections: Religion Resources: Rare Books

This guide will help you navigate the Religion collections in the Department of Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation (RBSCP)
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Rare Books on Religion

RBSCP holds many books related to the religious institutions and practices of individuals and organizations within our geographic collecting range (Rochester, Monroe County, and the surrounding counties). Many religions began in this area, including Spiritualism, Mormonism, and the Millerites.

Assistant Director, Department of Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation

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Autumn Haag

Areas of Expertise

  • 19th Century Social Justice and Activism
  • Black History and Culture
  • Rochester and Monroe County History
  • Women’s History
  • Political Collections - William Henry Seward, Thurlow Weed, and Midge Costanza
Contact:
Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation
Rush Rhees Library
Room 225
755 Library Road
University of Rochester
Rochester, NY 14627
585-275-9327
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