Room 26 Cabinet of Curiosities

New acquisitions, unique documents, and visual and textual curiosities from the collections.
  • Cats!

    July 31, 2007

    Photograph of chorus line .
  • Topfferiana

    July 27, 2007

    Original sketches by Rodolphe Topffer from an album, ca. 1830s-1840s
  • Who Knows?

    July 27, 2007

    Alexander, the man who knows.
  • Browlia and Frowlia

    July 24, 2007

    [Unknown juvenile artist. Scrapbook of scenes from the lands of Browlia and Frowlia, ca. 1899] The official postage of Browlia One of many curious Browlian...
  • Anarchy in the UK

    July 20, 2007

    Anarchism Lancastrium . #5, Lancaster, England, September 1975.
  • Monster Piglet

    July 19, 2007

    Pierre LEGENDRE. Crackville . Paris. Ancienne Librairie Furne. 1898
  • Party

    July 19, 2007

    Party for Grace and James Weldon Johnson … Studio of Mr. Charles Studin. Drawing by Aaron Douglas. [Invitation]...
  • Welcome!

    July 18, 2007

    Room 26 Cabinet of Curiosities features new acquisitions, unique documents, and visual and textual curiosities from the collections of the Beinecke Rare Book...
  • About this Site

    July 18, 2007

    Room 26 Cabinet of Curiosities features new acquisitions, unique documents, and visual and textual curiosities from the collections of the Beinecke Rare Book...