Category Archives: Research on Lace

Lecture: Dr. Laurie Waters, “New Piece of Old Lace In My Office, Come See!” – June 20, 2013

New Piece of Old Lace In My Office, Come See! Modern research techniques for historic textiles Sponsor:  Brookhaven Women in Science Speaker: Dr. Laurie Waters, Los Alamos National Laboratory Place:  Berkner Hall, Brookhaven National Laboratory William Floyd Parkway, County Road … Continue reading

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Lecture: Dr. David Hopkin, “The Visionary World of the Lacemaker” – April 15, 2013

The Visionary World of the Lacemaker Speaker: Dr. David Hopkin, Hertford College, University of Oxford Place:  Scandinavistica library Department of Estonian and Comparative Folklore, University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia Date: April 15, 2013 Time: 18:15 Website: http://tinyurl.com/d4thrvm Information: Jontahan Roper, … Continue reading

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Quantative Analysis: Google Ngram Viewer – Part I

On December 16, 2010, Google launched a new tool called ‘Ngram Viewer’ at https://books.google.com/ngrams. Anyone driving to work and listening to NPR got a quick preview – I’ve been playing with it ever since. This utility is a direct result … Continue reading

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