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    WatsonOne does not need to be a Chess Champion, a Chess Researcher or a Chess Historian to be touched by the greatness of the John G. White Chess Collection, at the Cleveland Public Library.  The enchanting displays of chess, checkers and chess boards can literally transport one through time. 

     John G. White was a prominent Cleveland attorney who donated an impressive collection of Chess, Checkers, Folklores, and Orientalia to the Cleveland Public Library at the...

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    Unequaled in his artistic and technical execution of woodcuts and engravings, 16th-century German artist Albrecht Dürer (1471–1528) revolutionized the art of printmaking. The exhibition Dürer’s Women: Images of Devotion & Desire features over fifty of his impressions from the Cleveland Museum of Art’s distinguished collection of Dürer’s prints and considers the artist’s multivalent depictions of women over the course of his career. Exhibit is on display Sunday, June 22, 2014 to Sunday, September 28, 2014. The Cleveland Public Library collection...

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