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Recent Acquisitions

The Beinecke Library is pleased to announce the acquisition of the Cultivating Thought Series—texts printed on cups and bags from Chipotle Mexican Grill.
June 22, 2015
The Beinecke Library has acquired a collection of promotional photographs related to the 1943 film Cabin in the Sky.
January 14, 2015
The Beinecke Library has acquired a collection of promotional photos related to the 1929 film Hallelujah.
January 14, 2015
A recently-acquired archival collection documenting the "Red Summer" of 1919
September 23, 2014
The Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library is thrilled to announce that it has acquired the Cave Canem Foundation Records.
September 9, 2014
The Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library is excited to announce that it has acquired the literary archive of award-winning poet, dramatist, and literary activist Cornelius Eady.
September 9, 2014
The Beinecke Library is pleased to announce the acquisition of the David J. Supino collection of works by Henry James.
July 18, 2014

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