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Fall 2021 – Alumni Author Display Returns

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After a 2 year “COVID” hiatus we have again put up the  ALUMNI AUTHORS BOOK DISPLAY, our exhibit of alumni authors. The works of more than 121 alumni authors, 14 producers, 3 artists, 2 composers and 13 actors are currently on display, representing a total of 153 former students. If any alumnus wants to be included in […]

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Fall 2021 – In Memory of 9/11/2001 Victims

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A new library display is up in memory of all who lost their lives lost on 9/11/2001, 20 years ago, especially our Portsmouth Abbey School alumnus,  Edward “Ted” Brennan III, of the class of 1982. Father Ambrose Wolverton, OSB of the Abbey celebrated the Memorial Mass. Ted was an employee of Cantor Fitzgerald, which lost 658 staffers on […]

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Spring 2021- Capone Donation Milestone

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This donation has reached a milestone! The library has just added the 2,600 items into the History Department Capone Fund donation as of this spring. Robert Capone Sr., father of Robert. Jr., class of 1991, has been donating money for a number of decades in varying dollar amounts, specifically each year for the benefit of […]

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Winter 2020-2021 – Eichenberg Illustrations

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This month the library has a display of the works of Fritz Eichenberg focusing on his “Works of Mercy”.  Eichenberg (October 24, 1901 – November 30, 1990) was a German-American illustrator and arts educator who worked primarily in wood engraving. His best-known works were concerned with religion, social justice and nonviolence.Raised in a non-religious family, […]