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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.

March 30, 2015

First mortgage loans on improved farms in the rapidly growing North-West / negotiated by J. Blair Shoenfelt, investment banker, Estelline, Hamlin Co., Dakota.

Mortgage loans.
Author: Shoenfelt, J. Blair.
Imprint: [Watertown, S. Dakota? : Courier-News Co., steamprinters?, 1886?]
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Zc35 886sh
ISBN: 9780826352873

Geoid and magnetic field anomalies : their relationship to the core-mantle interface / by Ramon E. Bisque and George E. Rouse.

Author: Bisque, Ramon E.,
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Zab H21 +Zz968B; BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Zab H21 +Zz968B
ISBN: 0878161589

International illustrated stock book.

Livestock Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Imprint: Minneapolis, Minn., U.S.A. : International Stock Food Co., [1903?]
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Zc10 903in
ISBN: 0878161589

March 29, 2015

Life in Philadelphia.

Artists England London 19th century.
Author: Hunt, Charles, active 1825-1857,
Description: A collection of fourteen hand-colored aquatints by Charles Hunt after drawings by William Summers, satirizing the pretensions of the early 19th-century middle-class free black population of Philadelphia. The prints are undated and were published in London by Harrison Isaacs and G. S. Tregear. They derive from an American series, Edward W. Clay's "Life in Philadelphia," of 1828-1830, which depicted African Americans attempting to mimic white high society.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): JWJ MSS 159
ISBN: 0878161589

March 27, 2015

Critique of the Black nation thesis.

Black nationalism United States.
Imprint: Berkeley, CA : Racism Research Project, ©1975.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): JWJ Zan R115 975C
ISBN: 9780826352873

What her hair says about her / Jenny Sadre-Orafai ; cover, Greta Hambke.

Hair Fiction.
Author: Sadre-Orafai, Jenny,
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Zac Sa159 W5561 +2012
ISBN: 9781590054161

From aargh! To zap! : Harvey Kurtzman's visual history of the comics / by Harvey Kurtzman with Michael Barrier.

Comic books, strips, etc. United States History and criticism.
Author: Kurtzman, Harvey.
Edition: Signed hardcover ed.
Imprint: Princeton, Wis. : Kitchen Sink Press, ©1991.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2015 Folio 47
ISBN: 0878161589

Why war?

Author: Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955.
Imprint: [Paris] : International Institute of Intellectual Co-operation, League of Nations, 1933.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2015 2369
ISBN: 9781590054161

Georgian poetry : 1918-1919.

English poetry 20th century.
Imprint: [London] : Poetry Bookshop, 1919.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2015 2370
ISBN: 0878161589

Glorifying the American screen! : Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1936-1937.

Motion pictures United States.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Zc72 +937gL
ISBN: 0878161589


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