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Mysteries from the Archives (part IX)

Happy New Year!! Thought that we’d ring in the new year with some more Mysteries from the Archives! As always, if you can help to provide any information about any of these photos, please email jfogel@boktower.org. Thank you! Mystery #32: … Continue reading

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Oh Look, There’s a Bell!

Thank you, everyone for a wonderful 2016 GCNA Congress! And kudos to Ellen Dickinson and the members of the Yale Guild on a job well done! For those you who were not able to make it to Connecticut, we wanted … Continue reading

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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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Oakland University’s Elliott Carillon Nears Completion

The tower for the new Elliott Carillon at Oakland University in Rochester, Michigan, has been topped off with its cupola, the bells have been delivered and the bourdon is being installed. Getting close!

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SPRING

Tulips spring, bells ring.

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French Recognition for GCNA Member

Elizabeth Vitu recently sent the following e-mail to the GCNA chat group, commenting on a French newspaper article she attached: Hello everyone, Featured in this Perpignan newspaper article is our colleague Mitchell Stecker, who has won first prize in the … Continue reading

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