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Newly Cataloged Acquisitions

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.

May 16, 2016

Letter : Galveston, Texas, to Eliza L. Pixley, West Fairlee, Vermont, 1838 July 20.

Physicians Texas.
Author: Kimball, J. P.
Description: Autograph letter, signed, from J. P. Kimball, physician and translator, to his sister, Eliza L. Pixley. Kimball discusses his work as a physician, his efforts to translate Spanish laws, Galveston's economic prosperity, and Jean Lafitte's relationship with Galveston.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Manuscript Unit
ISBN: 0898457750

Madeline E. Stanton / edited by Leonard G. Wilson.

Imprint: New Haven, Conn. : Journal of the History of Medicine and Allied Sciences, 1981.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Meriden Gravure 804
ISBN: 9781937027698

Kansas Aid executive committee meeting minutes, 1861.

Agriculture Kansas.
Author: Kansas Aid.
Description: Manuscript minutes, in the hand of A. H. Davis, secretary, for meetings of the Kansas Aid executive committee. The minutes document the activities an unidentified Kansas aid society in Milton, Kansas, with reports from aid societies in Miami County, Ohio. The minutes discuss the election of John Furnace as chair; the delivery of goods, including grains, to settlers; and plans to establish a grain depository in Wyandot, Ohio.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Manuscript Unit
ISBN: 0898457750

Many Mexicos / by Lesley Byrd Simpson.

Civilization.
Author: Simpson, Lesley Byrd, 1891-1984.
Edition: [3rd ed. rev. & enl.].
Imprint: Berkeley : University of California Press, 1961.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Meriden Gravure 790
ISBN: 9781937027698

"Beaver!" / designed by G.E. Studdy.

Card games Specimens.
Author: Studdy, G. E. (George Ernest), 1878-1948,
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): PLAYING CARDS GEN 98

Reports / MacDowell Colony of the Edward MacDowell Association, Inc.

Author: MacDowell Colony, Inc.
Imprint: Peterborough, N.H. : The Colony, [1963-1983]
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Meriden Gravure 797
ISBN: 9781940696256

Letter : Greensboro, Alabama, to Ashbel Smith, Houston, Texas, 1839 November 24.

Slave trade Louisiana.
Author: Davis, Durant H.
Description: Autograph letter, signed, from Durant H. Davis to Ashbel Smith concerning Davis' stock of slaves, his plans to sell them in Texas and New Orleans, Smith's requests for slaves, Davis' dealings in young enslaved women, and Davis' relationship with an enslaved woman, Mary, whom he ended his relationship with and freed.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Manuscript Unit
ISBN: 0898457750

Rollandet's new map of the city of Denver / compiled and drawn by Rollandet and Von Richthoffen.

Author: Rollandet, Edward.
Imprint: Denver : Edward Rollandet, 1881.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2016 Folio 67
ISBN: 9781940696256

American Academy of Arts and Sciences.

Author: American Academy of Arts and Sciences.
Imprint: Boston, 1959.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Meriden Gravure 803
ISBN: 9781937027643

Smart set playing cards : narrow size : gold edges.

Playing cards Specimens.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): PLAYING CARDS GEN 101
ISBN: 9781940696256

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