A home movie (originally captured on 16mm film) taken by Julian Stein of Gertrude Stein's oldest brother Michael Stein's home, designed by Le Corbusier, in Garches, France followed by scenes of Gertrude Stein and Alice B. Toklas at the Hotel Pernollet in Belley, France.
January 6, 2011
Over 6000 individual items make up the Yale Papyrus Collection. From Aramaic to Syriac; From Pharaonic to Modern; From Akanthon Polis to Theadelphia, the collection includes wills, diplomas, letters, land records, school exercises, and spells, such as the Egyptian/Coptic love charm pictured below. To learn more about the collection, go to: http://beinecke.library.yale.edu/digitallibrary/papyrus.html
September 27, 2010
A photograph of the first production of Owen Dodson's Divine Comedy, based on the life of the religious leader Father Divine, at the Yale University Theatre, February, 1938.
August 12, 2010