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Photographs and film stills used to illustrate the pioneering film magazine  Close Up (1927-1933), edited and published by writers and filmamkers Kenneth Macpherson, Bryher (Annie Winifred Ellerman), and H. D. (Hilda Doolittle).  A complete description of the collection can be found online: Close Up Magazine Photograph File YCAL MSS 337.
July 6, 2010
"Better be meek than be fragments in trying to be fireworks" - Marianne Moore
July 2, 2010
Manuscript drafts of  "Montage of a Dream Deferred" by Langston Hughes  (JWJ MSS 26 Langston Hughes Papers Finding Aid; additional images from the Langston Hughes Papers)
June 28, 2010
Rachel Wilf, Yale Class of 2012 "Social Change through Science: Homosexual Activism Influencing the Kinsey Report"
June 22, 2010
A selection of unidentified persons from the Edmund Wilson Papers:
June 14, 2010
The Anna Catherine Bahlmann Papers Relating to Edith Wharton are now available for research; a descriptive guide to the papers is online:  Anna Catherine Bahlmann Papers Relating to Edith Wharton, YCAL MSS 361.
June 3, 2010

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