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Friday, March 11
The Erma Bombeck Collection: A Sneak Preview
All Day
Location: Stuart and Mimi Rose Gallery, Roesch Library first-floor lobby

The world came to know the wit and wisdom of 1949 University of Dayton graduate Erma Bombeck through legions of newspaper columns, books and television appearances. With her family’s recent donation of her personal collection, the world now has a glimpse into the mind, heart, soul and relationships of the beloved and celebrated humorist. This selection of letters, photographs, clippings and artifacts provides a preview of the Erma Bombeck Collection’s treasures now undergoing arrangement, description and preservation ahead of a major exhibit planned for the spring of 2024. It will reopen later this summer through Oct. 23 during library hours. 

Contact Information:
Name: University Archives