Exhibit sponsored by Columbia University in the City of New York. The exhibit was made possible by the below team and was undertaken during the university presidency of Lee C. Bollinger (2001-2023).


Lee C. Bollinger, President Emeritus, Columbia University
John H. Coatsworth, Provost, Columbia University
David M. Greenberg, Executive Vice President, University Facilities and Operations
Maxine F. Griffith, Executive Vice President for Government and Community Affairs
David M. Stone, Executive Vice President, Office of Communications and Public Affairs
Ann D. Thornton, Vice Provost and University Librarian, Columbia University Libraries/Information Services


Project Sponsor: La-Verna Fountain, Vice President, Strategic Communications & Construction Business Initiatives
Project Director: Carole Ann Fabian, Director, Avery Architectural & Fine Arts Library
Film Producer: Leonard Cox, Assistant Vice President and Chief Creative Officer
Exhibit Designer: Janet Tam, Exhibition Coordinator, Avery Architectural & Fine Arts Library
Exhibit Curator: Thai S. Jones, Lehman Curator for American History, Rare Book & Manuscript Library


E. Melanie DuPuis, Professor of Environmental Studies & Sciences, Pace University
Kenneth T. Jackson, Jacques Barzun Professor of History & the Social Sciences, Columbia University
Catherine McNeur, Assistant Professor of Environmental History & Public History, Portland State University
Frederica Perera, Professor of Environmental Health Sciences, Columbia University
Eric K. Washington, Columbia University Public Scholar
Anne Whitman, President, Hudson Moving and Storage Company


Columbia University Facilities & Operations:
Muin Alzougbi
Michael Azzopardi
Edward D. Lauth
Radhy Miranda
Jamie Nash
Mohammad R. Ozair
Donald A. Schlosser
Eleanor E. Templeton

Columbia University Libraries / Information Services:
Kitty R. Chibnik
Eric C. Glass
Ashley R. Jester
Michael Kideckel
Julia E. Marden
AJ Murphy
Dwight Primiano
Sean M. Quimby
Chris M. Sala
Margaret Smithglass
Ian Sullivan


Columbia Creative
Columbia University Libraries / Information Services
Columbia University Office of Communications and Public Affairs – Video Production
Columbia University Information Technology – Web Services
Office of Public Safety