The Lloyd Library is excited to participate in the 2018
FotoFocus Biennial, Open Archive with two exhibits.
Out of the Stacks is a collection of artists’ books created by
members of the Cincinnati Book Arts Society using
photographic mediums that are based on items from the
Stepping further out of the stacks, Nature Conservancy
photographers Rick Connor and TJ Vissing showcase the
seasons in A Year on the Edge: A Photographic Narrative
of the Edge of Appalachia Preserve.
The exhibit runs runs September 28 through November 30.
The George Rieveschl, Jr. History of Pharmaceutical Chemistry Exhibit
The George Rieveschl, Jr. History of Pharmaceutical Chemistry Exhibit features a patented Lloyd Cold Still (at right) built in Cincinnati and used at the University of Michigan and at AYSL Corp; significant components of the Soxhlet extractor used by Drs. Monroe Wall and Mansukh Wani to isolate the anti-cancer drug Taxol® at Research Triangle Institute in North Carolina; and culminates with a look at the anti-allergen drug, Benadryl® and its creator, local Cincinnati scientist and philanthropist, George Rieveschl, Jr.
This exhibit made possible through the generous support of: The George Rieveschl, Jr. Book Fund; American Chemical Society-Cincinnati Chapter; American Society of Pharmacognosy Foundation; Elizabeth Wakeman Henderson Foundation; AYSL Corporation; Research Triangle Institute; LLM’s Friends and Donors; Anonymous; Camden Foundation; In Memory of the Grabowski Family; Brian Hanson; and Benet’s Pharmacy.