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Fine and Performing Arts 10.11.21
Indian Miniature Depicts Rare Marian Iconography

A 16th-century painting recently acquired for the Marian Library depicts a seldom-seen scenario: the Blessed Mother feeding the Christ child with a spoon. The painting’s subject matter, its age, its origin in India and its artistry all add to the appeal of this rare treasure.

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Faith/Mission 10.04.21
Bartolo Longo and Our Lady of the Rosary

A printing school was essential to Blessed Bartolo Longo's message of devotion to the rosary.

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International Marian Research Institute

Emerging from summer institutes hosted by the Marian Library, the global, scholarly and pastoral mission of the International Marian Research Institute is to make the Virgin Mary, Mother of Jesus Christ better known, loved and served.


University Libraries Special Collections

The Marian Library is part of University of Dayton Libraries and is housed in the Roesch Library building. University Archives and Special Collections, the U.S. Catholic Special Collection, and the Marian Library are three branches of the University Libraries special collections.

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