Author Archives: Jaime Fogel

Fabulous Find: Centennial Chime

This fabulous find comes from the Centennial Exhibition which was held in Philadelphia in 1876 in honor of our country’s 100th birthday! You can view it online as part of BTG’s Digital Collections: http://boktowergardens.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/singleitem/collection/p16755coll5/id/48 This stereograph* is of the Centennial … Continue reading

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Mystery/Fabulous Find

Greetings, everyone! I hope that you’re all having a wonderful summer! First, I wanted to update you that the last mystery that was shared we believe with 99% certainty is a single bell located at St. Mary’s Cathedral of the … Continue reading

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Mysteries from the Archives (part VI)

Greetings, everyone! It’s been a busy week here in the Anton Brees Carillon Library! Restoration work has begun on the tower, I am continuing to process the vertical files, and LuAnn is hard at work on a special digitization project … Continue reading

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Mysteries (Part V) – Solved

Once again, you guys come through for us to solve another mystery! #21) Nieuwe Toren, Kampen, Netherlands Thank you to Milford Myhre, Pieter Blonk, Jeffrey Bossin, and Rick Watson for your help identifying this tower! Thank you so much!

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Mysteries from the Archives (Part V)

Greetings, everyone! LuAnn and I were hoping you guys could once again lend a hand to solve this Mystery from the Archives! This image is part of a series of glass negatives from the William Gorham Rice collection (along with … Continue reading

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Follow up to Fabulous Finds (Part III)

As a follow up to Part III of Fabulous Finds from the GCNA Archives (read the original post here), I thought you might be interested to know that I have come across one of the first GCNA Membership cards from … Continue reading

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Mysteries (Part IV) – Solved

And in another impressive display of knowledge from the GCNA, we were able to solve all of these mysteries in record time! #20.1) St. Sophia Cathedral Kiev, Ukraine#20.2) Holy Trinity – St. Sergius Lavra Sergiyev Posad, Russia #20.3) St. Isaac’s … Continue reading

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