Giving to Reed

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Gay Walker ’69, Archivist and Special Collections Librarian

“A Reed education is a great gift.”
—GAY WALKER ’69

THREE TERMS TO DESCRIBE REED

academic rigor
individualistic
formative

FAVORITE ITEMS IN SPECIAL COLLECTIONS

Timothy Ely’s Trajections (one-of-a-kind artist's book)
Lloyd Reynolds’ “Scribble Books” (pocket notebooks/diaries/address books)
Comrades of the Quest: An Oral History of Reed College by John Sheehy ’82

RECENT FAVORITE BOOKS

Memoirs of Hadrian by Marguerite Yourcenar
Horace Walpole’s Strawberry Hill
by Michael Snodin

Make a “great gift” today to support analytical thinking, conference-style discussions and the spirit of inquiry that has defined the Reed experience for decades.
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