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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 23, 2015

What a black man saw in a white man's country : some account of a trip to the land of the midnight sun / by William S. Brooks.

Author: Brooks, William S. (William Sampson), 1865-
Edition: 4th ed.
Imprint: [Minneapolis, Minn.? : William S. Brooks?], c1899.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): JWJ Zan B79248 899W
ISBN: 9780802723079

Elizabeth, a colored minister of the gospel, born in slavery.

Author: Old Elizabeth, 1766-
Imprint: Philadelphia, Tract Association of Friends, 1889.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): JWJ Zan OL125 889E
ISBN: 9780826352873

Greater Omaha : Omaha, So. Omaha, Dundee & vicinity.

Streets Nebraska Omaha Maps.
Author: Towl Engineering Co.,
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Zc37 908to
ISBN: 0878161589

Firespitter / Jayne Cortez.

Author: Cortez, Jayne,
Imprint: New York : Bola Press, ©1982.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): JWJ Zan C818 982F
ISBN: 9780826352873

Hedgehog's grand combination of the powers of darkness : will exhibit at Jake Key's Roost, Thursday evening, May 5th, 1870 : programme ... the whole to conclude with Hedgehog's celebrated feat of swallowing a live negro! : during the performance o...

African Americans Suffrage.
Imprint: [United States : s.n., 1870]
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): JWJ Zan H357 +870H
ISBN: 0878161589

Kankakee Company, a western enterprise in the state of Illinois : reports, estimates, and statistics of eminent engineers upon its water power and navigation, and letters, statements, etc., from reliable gentlemen as to the value of its properties...

Water resources development Kankakee River (Ind. and Ill.)
Author: Kankakee Company (Ill.)
Imprint: Boston : W.F. Brown & Co., 1871.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2015 521
ISBN: 1589802519

South Coast : the ideal seaside home and resort section of southern California.

Real estate development California, Southern.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Zc72 910pr 10
ISBN: 1560251220

Missing pages in American history : revealing the services of Negroes in the early wars in the United States of America, 1641-1815 / by Laura E. Wilkes.

African American soldiers.
Author: Wilkes, Laura E. (Laura Eliza), 1871-1922,
Imprint: [Washington? : Laura E. Wilkes?], c1919.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): BEIN JWJ Zan W6528 919M
ISBN: 1589802519

March 21, 2015

[Portraits of British authors].

Authors Great Britain 18th century.
Description: The collection consists of seven engraved portraits of eighteenth- and nineteenth-century British authors and editors. The sitters include J. G. Lockhart, William Oldys, Alexander Pope, Isaac Reed, Joseph Townsend, Thomas Tyers, and Thomas Warton.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): GEN MSS 1329
ISBN: 9780802723079

March 20, 2015

Aunt Sally's policy-players' dream book and wheel of fortune.

Dream interpretation.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): JWJ Zan P757 889Pb
ISBN: 9781584981138 (pbk. : alk. paper)


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