“Frank L. Lowther: Enlisted Man, Fledgling Archivist” Now On Display in the Claude Moore Health Sciences Library

Historical Collections Assistant, Janet Pearson, assembling "Frank L. Lowther: Enlisted Man, Fledgling Archivist"

Historical Collections Assistant, Janet Pearson, assembling “Frank L. Lowther: Enlisted Man, Fledgling Archivist”

Frank L. Lowther: Enlisted Man, Fledgling Archivist will be on display from June 18 to September 1 in the lobby of the Claude Moore Health Sciences Library. The exhibit features items from the library’s collections that were owned by Frank L. Lowther. Lowther was an enlisted man in the 8th Evacuation Hospital Unit, a UVA-sponsored unit that served in North Africa and Italy during World War II. Items in the exhibit, which include letters and uniforms, relate to Lowther’s time in the 8th Evac. You can learn more about the 8th Evac. and its personnel by visiting the library’s exhibit about the unit online.

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