Beinecke Top Tens

Beinecke Top Tens gather (approximately) ten related items to give an at-a-glance look at some of the Library’s interesting, important, strange, compelling, beautiful holdings.
  • Beinecke Top Tens: Civil Rights

    April 7, 2013

  • Beinecke Top Tens: Wilder at the Movies

    April 2, 2013

    Promotional material for “Hello, Dolly!”, the movie musical based on Thornton Wilder’s play, “The Matchmaker.” The collection consists of 3 programs, one...
  • Beinecke Top Tens: Paul Robeson

    March 5, 2013

    Beinecke Top Tens: Paul Robeson Lobby cards for 1933 motion picture “Emperor Jones” starring Paul Robeson and directed by Dudley Murphy, from the stage play by...
  • Beinecke Top Tens: Modernist Manuscripts

    March 1, 2013

    Hart Crane, “The Bridge” The Dial/Scofield Thayer Papers, YCAL MSS 34 H.D., Trilogy H. D. Papers, YCAL MSS 24 T. S. Eliot, “The Waste Land” The Dial/Scofield...
  • Small Press Reading Room

    February 24, 2013

    The following presses were featured in the first Small Press Reading Room event, co-sposored by the Yale Colelction of American Literature and The Yale Lit...
  • Beinecke Top Tens: Ernest Hemingway

    February 23, 2013

    Ernest Hemingway Top Ten Photograph of Langston Hughes, Michael Koltyov, Ernest Hemingway, Nicolas Guillen, 1937, from the Langston Hughes Papers JWJ MSS 26...
  • Theorizing Racial Formations

    January 1, 2013

  • Ezra Pound--New Acquisitions

    November 7, 2012

    New additions enrich Beinecke’s Pound collection Recent acquisitions of Ezra Pound letters and manuscripts present new research opportunities in the...