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Newly Cataloged Acquisitions

The Library's catalog, Orbis, provides access to collections material across the Yale University Library.  Below is a list of recently cataloged Beinecke Library acquisitions that are now available in the catalog.

August 1, 2018

Grand United Order of Odd Fellows Chart.

African American fraternal organizations Pictorial works.
Description: Sketches of symbols, black people and animals relating to order.
Imprint: [New York] NY : Currier & Ives, [1881]
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): BrSides 2018 76
ISBN: 0945926707

Nightingale music / written composed and arranged for Christine Millie, the two-headed nightingale, by William Wilson.

Conjoined twins Pictorial works.
Imprint: [London] : Published by Emery, 408 Oxford Street, London, and Hime & Addison, Manchester, [between 1865 and 1889?]
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): BrSides 2018 75
ISBN: 8181462475

Pitcher decorated with scenes inspired by Harriet Beecher Stowe's Uncle Tom's cabin.

Slaves Pictorial works.
Description: Stoneware pitcher with hinged pewter lid. Decorated with the scenes of a slave auction and a fugitive woman with her baby being pursued by a man with a whip.
Imprint: Hanley : Published by E. Ridgway & Abington, January 1, 1853.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): JWJ Za St78 M853P
ISBN: 0802134823

Proposed development of Bay Farm Island, city of Alameda, California / by Shoreline Properties, Inc., Don J. Hawley, president, June 1964.

Real estate development California Alameda.
Author: Shoreline Properties, Inc.,
Imprint: [Alameda, California?] : Jones-Thenn Associates : Riches Research, Inc., [1964]
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating) Technical Services in process: 2018 Folio 105
ISBN: 0802134823

Rabbits do not know what they are : aphorism / by Jack Spicer.

Author: Spicer, Jack.
Imprint: [Minneapolis, Minn.] : Printed at the Bieler Press for Granary Books, 1986.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): BrSides 2018 80
ISBN: 0802134823

Rand McNally detailed 1927 auto road map, Chicago and vicinity.

Real estate development Indiana Michiana Shores.
Author: Rand McNally and Company,
Imprint: Chicago, Ill. : Rand McNally & Company, [1927?]
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating) Technical Services in process: 2018 Folio 104
ISBN: 0802134823

Sac County red book [cartographic material] : an atlas and breeders' directory.

Cattle breeds Iowa Sac County.
Imprint: [Sac City, Iowa?] : Sac Sun, 1924.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating) Technical Services in process: 2018 Folio 106
ISBN: 0802134823

San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge, November 12, 1936.

Description: Souvenir silk scarf printed in brown and black ink commemorating the opening of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge in 1936.
Imprint: [United States?], [1936?]
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): BrSides Folio 2018 23
ISBN: 0802134823

Thirty years later : directed by Oscar Micheaux with an all star colored cast : prod. & dist. by Micheaux Pictures Company, New York City.

African Americans in motion pictures Pictorial works.
Description: Lobby card for 1928 motion picture "Thirty years later."
Imprint: [New York?] : [Micheaux Pictures Company?], [1928?]
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): BrSides 2018 77
ISBN: 0802134823

Town of Sunnyvale / compiled from former surveys April 1906 by Chas. Herrmann of Herrmann Bros. San Jose, Cal.

Real property California Sunnyvale Maps.
Author: Herrmann Bros.,
Imprint: Sunnyvale, California : D.W. James, [1907?]
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating) Technical Services in process: 2018 Folio 107
ISBN: 0802134823


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