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Newly Cataloged Acquisitions

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.

July 21, 2016

For sale 240 beautiful lots! in A.J. Hawhe's South Park subdivision ...

Real property Illinois Chicago Maps.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): BrSides Folio 2016 51
ISBN: 9789004282971

Wait & Bowens subdivision of that part of the W. 1/2 of N.E. 1/4 of Sec. 23, T. 38 N of R. 14 E. lying W. of R.R.

Real property Illinois Chicago Maps.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): BrSides Folio 2016 50
ISBN: 9782912539496

General view of Tacoma, Wash.

Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Zc78 905ge
ISBN: 9789004282971

Washington land owners' bulletin : a farmers advertising journal.

Farms Washington (State) Periodicals.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Zc78 +W26
ISBN: 9782912539496

Letter : Pomfret, Connecticut, to Jedidiah Morse, Charlestown, Massachusetts, 1812 September 16.

New Madrid Earthquakes, 1811-1812.
Author: Senter, Nathaniel G. M. (Nathaniel Greene M.), 1784 or 1785-1837.
Description: Autograph letter, signed, from Nathaniel G. M. Senter, traveler, author, and lecturer, to Jedidiah Morse, geographer. Senter relates his 1811 journey down the Ohio River to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and New Madrid, Missouri, where he witnessed several earthquakes. Senter also discusses his membership in the United States Military Philosophical Society and his efforts to publish his travel manuscripts.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Manuscript Unit
ISBN: 9780911221572

July 20, 2016

Delano newsletter.

Collective bargaining Agriculture California Periodicals.
Imprint: Delano, Calif. : United Farm Workers Organizing Committee AFL-CIO
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Zc +D36
ISBN: 9781934795712

Food Caravan to Delano newsletter.

Agricultural laborers California Social conditions Periodicals.
Imprint: Oakland [Calif.] : Agricultural Labor Support Committee
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Zc72 +F73
ISBN: 9789004282971

Great Northern bulletin : devoted to the interests of Minnesota, the Dakotas, Montana, Idaho, Washington and Oregon.

Land settlement.
Imprint: St. Paul, Minn. : [Great Northern Railway Company]
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Zc19 +G79b
ISBN: 9789004282971

Iohn Bull making observations on the comet [graphic] / Woodward delin. ; Rowlandson scul.

John Bull (Symbolic character) Caricatures and cartoons.
Author: Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827,
Description: "The comet has the profile head of Napoleon wearng a plumed bicorne; it rushes up from the left. towards the sun, the profile head of George III, much irradiated. John Bull, a carbuncled 'cit', stoops low to look through a telescope on a tripod pointing towards the comet. Napoleon looks up at the King, who gazes fixedly above his head. He has ascended from a small piece of land rising from the narrow Channel separating it from John's wider fragment. Up this a frog clambers. On the open sea ships are strung out along the horizon. John says: "Aye - Aye - Master Comet - you may attempt your Periheliums - or your Devil heliums for what I care but take the word of an Old Man you'll never reach the Sun depend upon it"."--British Museum online catalogue, description of variant state.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Auchincloss Rowlandson v. 8
ISBN: 9789004282971

More miseries, or, The bottom of Mr. Figg's old whiskey broke through [graphic].

Author: Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827,
Description: "Inscription in the upper right. corner: 'A Serio Comic Scene that befel the Grocers Wife at Norwich Or Mrs Figgs bottom exposed owing to the bottom of Mr Figgs Whiskey breaking through.' The two-wheeled gig has stopped at the door of an old-fashioned grocer's shop. A plump woman stands on the ground behind the shafts, naked between waist and stockings, the hole in the floor of the gig having scraped up her petticoats. A scene of violent action: one man holds the head of the restive horse. Men (l.) rush to look at the unfortunate woman who screams with upraised arms, as does her husband who stands with his back to his shop. A woman furiously clutches the hair of a too-eager spectator (r.); a barking dog leaps towards Mrs. Figg. Over the shop-door hangs a conical sign: 'Old Sugar loaf.' A board over the door is inscribed 'Grocery Sweetmeats Hams Tongues Starch Plumbs Figs Vermicelli Tripe Barley Pickles Mustard Soap Hogs Puddings &c Sold here by Peter Figg.' In a bow window are many jars, &c, two inscribed 'Mustard' and 'Virgin Honey'. Above it are two large pot-plants. An agitated woman screams from a casement window over the door. On the house is a placard: 'Cattle Life Insurance Cow Lane Smithfield.'."--British Museum online catalogue.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Auchincloss Rowlandson v. 8
ISBN: 9780911221572

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