The Library's catalog, Orbis, provides access to collections material across the Yale University Library. Below is a list of recently cataloged Beinecke Library acquisitions that are now available in the catalog.
April 17, 2014
H. A. Rey Collection relating to Curious George, 1964-1972. ...
The collection consists of material primarily relating to H. A. Rey and his children's book character Curious George. It includes a copy of Curious George Goes to the Hospital (Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company in collaboration with the Children's Hospital Medical Center, Boston, 1966), two graphite sketches for illustrations appearing on pages 10 and 39, a clipped review of the book, and two drawings featuring Curious George for a pictorial bookmark published by Scholastic Press, with the printed bookmark (undated). Also present are two undated black-and-white photographs of Rey at work in his studio; the mechanical for Rey's 1972 New Year card with the printed card (1971); two copies of a greeting card published by the Lee Walp Family Juvenile Book Collection featuring a drawing by Rey (circa 1964); and one autograph letter, signed, from Rey to Lee Walp discussing the bookmark and the New Year card (January 11, 1972).
BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): GEN MSS 1123
On his own face in a glass / Harry K. Lamont ; [words by] Ezra Pound. ...
Photographs that document male tourists on a cycling tour of Yellowstone National Park, circa 1900. Identified individuals in the group include Carl Casey, James B. Platt, Dr. De Puy, H. E. White, and W. B. S. Trimble.