Behind the Scenes: Rare Books at the Field Museum

The Field Museum in Chicago, IL offers a chance to glimpse rare books from the Mary W. Runnells Rare Book Room on October 5 and 12, 2002. On two Saturdays in October, the Field Museum in Chicago will open up its rare book room and let in the light -- and interested researchers. The program will allow participants a rare glimpse at treasures in the Mary W. Runnells Rare Book Room, such as rare 15th century manuscripts, as well as works by Audubon and Darwin. The program will be presented on Saturday October 5 and Saturday October 12. The cost for this program is $15 and pre-registration is required. For more information, see the website.