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Author Topic: Jenks' Cabinet of Curiosities  (Read 1260 times)
Dr von Zarkov
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« on: September 02, 2014, 02:41:15 am »


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Professor John Whipple Potter Jenks founded a museum of science at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island, USA.

His office, a veritable cabinet of curiosities, has been recently restored.

Read about Jenks and his museum in the New York Times and at the museum's website.
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« Reply #1 on: September 05, 2014, 04:06:04 pm »

Kinda reminds of home in a way.

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β€œall of us felt very much a sense of regret and melancholy that some people just decided to throw all this away.”

Yep, that makes me sad.

Thanks for posting.

~SeVeN~
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« Reply #2 on: September 09, 2014, 07:57:52 am »

That's rather cozy.
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