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Grace Nail Johnson (Mrs. James Weldon Johnson), bridal photo in Panama 1910. (JWJ MSS 49)
February 24, 2010
A House of Dust, a poetry project created by Alison Knowles and James Tenney in 1967, an early example of a computer generated poem, creating stanzas by working through iterations of lines with changing words from a finite vocabulary list.
February 15, 2010
A wooden sculpture "The Boxer Wild Cat", by Leslie Garland Bolling, ca. 1930.
February 4, 2010
[Illuminated Books #18: Demon Tumbling Down Stairs] by Erica Van Horn, in honor of the exhibition The Book Remembers Everything: The Work of Erica Van Horn, on view at the Beinecke Library from January 13 to March 27, 2010, and online: http://beinecke.library.yale.edu/exhibitions/vanhorn/home.html.
January 15, 2010
An assortment of tickets in Beinecke Library collections. A 1000 mile ticket on the Atchison, Topeka and the Santa Fe Railway Company, 1901: An airplane ticket for Alfred Stieglitz, 1929:
December 7, 2009

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