Voices from the Beinecke Library

Room 26 Cabinet of Curiosities

Pages from scrapbooks in Beinecke Library collections (some of these and other examples from Beinecke collections are featured in Scrapbooks: An American History by Jessica Helfand, Yale UP, 2008) Glenway Wescott (YCAL MSS 134) (featured page includes photos of Glenway Wescott and Yvor Winters)
March 15, 2012
Sacred Bridge, Summer Palace, Nikko [from the album "Photos by Russell J. and Blanche C. Matthias of their 1917 trip to the Far East, handcolored by Blanche Matthias], 1917. From the Blanche C. Matthias Papers YCAL MSS 45
March 10, 2012
Birthplace of Hart Crane, Garrettsville, Ohio. Photographed by John S. Baker, March, 1967 Hart Crane collection, 1910-1972; YCAL MSS 37
February 26, 2012
Canyon de Chelly, photograph by Richard Erdoes. From the Richard Erdoes papers, WA MSS S-2609.
February 19, 2012
From the Walt Whitman Collection *** From the Alfred Stieglitz / Georgia O'Keeffe Archive (from Lenore Tawney)
February 12, 2012
Celebrate Dickens' birthday by viewing Dickens-related materials in Yale collections, including the Gimbel Dickens Collection at the Beinecke Library:
February 7, 2012


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