Who is Edith Somerville?

I discovered Edith Somerville (Irish, 1858-1949), cousin and writing partner of Violet Martin (Irish, 1862-1915), while searching the Library archives for content to post on the NSLM’s Facebook for Women’s History Month. One of my favorite things about my job are the opportunities I have to research our collections and share them digitally, but I […]

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NSLM + GivingTuesday

This year the National Sporting Library & Museum will participate in its first-ever GivingTuesday and we are so excited! Falling annually on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving, GivingTuesday began with the simple idea of encouragement: encouragement to do good, to inspire others to give, reach out to others, create community, and celebrate generosity. GivingTuesday was created […]

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