Voices from the Beinecke Library

Room 26 Cabinet of Curiosities

Back patterns for American playing cards (from the Cary Collection) USA3 USA167 USA10 USA9
March 17, 2008
A group of little books by the [insert puzzling or inadequate adjective here] English artist. [The title of the third book is: Drawings Done Whilst On Phone To Idiot]
March 11, 2008
Pages from Transvestia, a magazine published in Los Angeles, California between 1960 and the early 1980s,  edited by Virginia Charles Prince. The magazine was one of the principal modes of information and contacts for transvestites in the United States. Most issues featured life stories, such as Gloria's
March 4, 2008
Zora Neale Hurston, photographed by Prentis Taylor
February 28, 2008
Posters from Die Deutsche Werbegraphik (Berlin : Verlag Francken & Lang, 1927)
February 21, 2008
Portrait of George Washington on a playing card, Hearts (Cary USA 204)
February 18, 2008


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