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Ransom Center Exhibition Explores Greenwich Village Bohemian Culture Through Bookshop Door

Ransom Center Exhibition Explores Greenwich Village Bohemian Culture Through Bookshop Door

The Harry Ransom Center's exhibition "The Greenwich Village Bookshop Door: A Portal to Bohemia, 1920–1925" showcases how one artifact, in this case a door from a Greenwich Village bookshop in the 1920s, can serve as a starting point to reconstruct the history of a time and place.

Web Exhibition Explores History, Connections Between Visitors to Greenwich Village Bookshop

Web Exhibition Explores History, Connections Between Visitors to Greenwich Village Bookshop

The Harry Ransom Center's Web exhibition "The Greenwich Village Bookshop Door: A Portal to Bohemia, 1920–1925" uses a door from a bookshop owned by Frank Shay in Greenwich Village in the early 1920s as an entryway into the lives, careers and relationships of New York bohemians of that era.