Getting High at Harvard: Studying the Ludlow-Santo Domingo (LSD) Library at Houghton Library


Friday, October 20, 2017, 5:30pm to 6:30pm


Edison & Newman Room, Houghton Library

Jensen Davis '20Houghton celebrates what would have been the collector Julio Santo Domingo’s 60th birthday with an in-depth look at his creation, the LSD Library, from one student’s perspective. Birthday cake will be served!

Presented by: Houghton Library
Admission: Exhibitions at Houghton Library are free and open to the public – no Harvard ID is necessary to view the exhibitions. 
Altered States: Sex, Drugs, and Transcendence in the Ludlow-Santo Domingo Library Exhibition Runs: September 5-December 16, 2017
Hours: Monday, Friday, Saturday: 9 AM-5 PM; Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday: 9 AM-7 PM 
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Jensen Davis is a sophomore at Harvard College, joint-concentrating in History and Literature and Women and Gender Studies. She was a summer 2017 SHARP/Houghton Library Fellow with a project focused on researching the origins of the psychedelic movement in America. She used the Ludlow-Santo Domingo Library extensively in her research.

Further details on the exhibition 'Altered States: Sex, Drugs, and Transcendence in the Ludlow-Santo Domingo Library' can be found here: