Treasures from the Permanent Collection: An Interactive Spotlight Tour

Friday, October 14, 2022, 12:30 PM

Topic: From Librarian to Director: An Introduction to Belle da Costa Greene

Are you curious about Belle da Costa Greene, the first Director of the Morgan Library and Museum, who has new found fame following the publication of The Personal Librarian by Marie Benedict and Victoria Christopher Murray? Our virtual tour and discussion will take a look at her extraordinary life, from its beginnings in Washington DC to the heights of power and prestige that surrounded her in her roles as librarian and, finally, as Director of the Morgan.

Please note that the program will take place online. After registering, participants will receive a confirmation email with instructions on how to participate using Zoom. We ask that you download the app in advance for the best user experience.

Tickets: Free; limited availability, advance registration is required.


Please call (212) 685-0008 ext. 560 or e-mail for information.