Room 26 Cabinet of Curiosities
Poet Elizabeth Alexander on The Colbert Report
January 22, 2009
Dr. J.V. Lauderdale and his family seated on the ground, a blanket with their picnic near them, one daughter holding her doll.
January 19, 2009
Writers' Notebooks Walt Whitman, "Pictures" holograph notebook, corrected (YCAL 202) ***
January 15, 2009
Sketchbooks with drawings by Katherine Sophie Dreier, dating from 1909-1938, YCAL MSS 261 ; related materials can be found in the
January 12, 2009
Eartha Kitt (January 17, 1927 – December 25, 2008), photographed by Carl Van Vechten on October 19, 1954.
January 7, 2009
A slightly belated Happy New Year from Room 26, with some suggested resolutions at the end. Items from a group of ephemera from the P.C. Darrow Printing Co., Chicago, Illinois, circa 1890-1910.
January 4, 2009
New acquisitions, unique documents, and visual and textual curiosities from the collections.