Austin Rocks: Treasures at the Harry Ransom Center

If you’ve had your fill of live music, yummy trailer food or checking out my favorite Austin bar, maybe it’s time for more intellectual pursuits. The Harry Ransom Center is a humanities research library and museum on the campus of the University of Texas at Austin. It houses a couple of permanent exhibits that you can see anytime – one of the five complete Gutenberg Bibles in the U.S., and the world’s first photograph – but it is also home to some extraordinary literary and artifact collections donated by authors, artists and/or their families. What’s exciting about the Ransom collections

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