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.
October 16, 2014
"Your prodigal" : letters from Ned Dickinson, 1879-1885 / Barton Levi St. Armand.
Photograph album depicting rural life and views of Jamaica, circa 1900, by an unidentified creator. Photographs include views of Bowden Harbour, Manchioneal, Mandeville, Moneague, Moore Town, Montego Bay, Port Antonia, and Saint Ann's Bay. Images may have been taken by a tourist and depict scenes of "native" dwellings, markets, roads and street scenes, sugar plantations, and coconut groves. A number of photographs show travel to "Roaring River" and "Blue Hole." Also included are a few portraits showing Indian "coolies" on the road to Mooretown, a "deaf dumb and blind beggar" at Montego Bay, and an unidentified young woman.
BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Manuscript Unit
Clayton & Swift's map of Leavenworth & additions / compiled and drawn by P. Clayton and Wm. H. Swift, surveyors and real estate agents.
Frederick Douglass will talk on the President's Emancipation Proclamation, and the arming of black men : Friday ev'ng, Feb. 6, 1863, at the Cooper Institute : admission 25 cents : platform tickets, 50 cents.