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.
December 8, 2017
$500.00 reward, the above reward has been authorized by our clients for any information that will place them in touch with Arthur George Whittington, Jr., whose photgraph and description appear below.
Circa 16 autograph and typed letters, signed, between Karl Arndt and John Duss concerning Duss's trusteeship of the Harmony Society, Arndt's research concerning the Harmonists, the publication of Duss's The Harmonists: A Personal History (Philadelphia: Porcupine Press, 1943), and Ardnt's negative review of Duss's book in Western Pennsylvania Historical Magazine. Includes 7 letters addressed to Arndt from various correspondents about his review and 6 letters between Arndt and Susan Creese Duss, the final trustee of the Harmony Society and John Duss's wife. Topics include the disposition of the Harmony Society's records and researchers' access to the records, the escheat case involving the Harmony Society's property, and the accuracy of Duss's statements about the Harmony Society and his role as trustee.
BEINECKE (Non-Circulating) Technical Services in process: WA MSS S-3294
Around the central head of a roaring cougar, other animals cavort: 2 horses, a zebra, a peacock, a unicorn, a fox, and an unidentified deer-like creature with a single horn. Illustrations also include a lipstick case, a can of hairspray, a flagpole flying a slip and pair of panities, a spotted (leopard?) shoe, and a triangle in a black circle that may be the LGBTQ pink triangle symbol.
BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): BrSides Box 2017 68
Burning of the "Sarah Sands" / by Rudyard Kipling ; illustrated by C.M. Sheldon.