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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.

October 16, 2014

[Photograph album of Jamaican views].

Coconut industry Jamaica Pictorial works.
Description: 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.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Manuscript Unit
ISBN: 0961215402 (pbk.)

Clayton & Swift's map of Leavenworth & additions / compiled and drawn by P. Clayton and Wm. H. Swift, surveyors and real estate agents.

Real property Kansas Leavenworth Maps.
Author: Clayton, P., surveyor,
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Art Storage 972
ISBN: 9780983553021

Crock of gold / by James Stephens ; with twelve illustrations in colour and decorative headings and tailpieces by Thomas MacKenzie.

Pan (Greek deity) Fiction.
Author: Stephens, James, 1882-1950,
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2014 2018
ISBN: 9780983553021

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.

Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): JWJ Zan D747 M1863F
ISBN: 9780983553021

1200 stamps fill this S & H green stamps quick saver book.

Author: Sperry and Hutchinson Company,
Imprint: [New York : Sperry and Hutchinson Company, between1960 and 1969?]
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2014 2061; BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2014 2062

King's bell / by Richard Henry Stoddard.

American poetry 19th century.
Author: Stoddard, Richard Henry, 1825-1903,
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2014 2050
ISBN: 1466936215

Mary Derwent : a tale of Wyoming and Mohawk Valleys in 1778 / by Ann S. Stephens.

Shawnee Indians Wars, 1775-1783 Fiction.
Author: Stephens, Ann S. (Ann Sophia), 1810-1886,
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Za St43 858Mh
ISBN: 1466936215

New and complete tables of the net duties payable, and drawbacks allowed, on goods, wares, and merchandises, imported into, exported from, and carried coastwise in, Great-Britain, agreeable to the act of the 27th Geo. III. called the Consolidation...

Maritime law Great Britain Early works to 1800.
Author: Steel, David, 1763-1803.
Imprint: London : Printed for D. Steel, at the Navigation-Warehouse, Union-Row, Tower-Hill, MDCCXCVI [1796]
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2014 1976
ISBN: 1466936215

October 15, 2014

Some reflections on a pamphlet lately publish'd, entituled, An argument shewing that a standing army is inconsistent with a free government, and absolutely destructive to the constitution of the English monarchy.

Political science.
Author: Defoe, Daniel, 1661?-1731.
Imprint: London : printed for E. Whitlock near Stationers-Hall, 1697.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): NZ Z697df
ISBN: 0500013519

Standard and diggers' news : the authorised government gazette for Witwatersrand.

Imprint: Johannesburg : Steam Print Works, [1891-1900]
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2014 Folio S364
ISBN: 0961215402 (pbk.)


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