CUL Digital Collections: September 2011

General Sterling Price, Confederate States Army

General Sterling Price, Confederate States Army

Southern Methodist University libraries added 477 items into our CONTENTdm collections in September. Central University Libraries now has approximately 19,000 published items.

Below are some highlights from September:

- 13 items from the Collection of Civil War and military cartes de visite and portraits

- 6 items from the Alexander Gardner cartes de visite and portraits

- 37 photographs from Partridge’s Alaska photographs, 1887

- 18 items from the Locomotive builders’ photographs

Cowboy Head, ca. 1940, by Jerry Bywaters

Cowboy Head, ca. 1940, by Jerry Bywaters

- 39 prints from the Jerry Bywaters Collection on Art of the Southwest

- 186 items uploaded and/or annotated in the Lawrence T. Jones III Texas Photographs collection

- 15 reproduction orders, including 8 photographs by Jack Kilby; a photo of Martin Luther King speaking at SMU in 1966; and 6 items from the Horton Foote collection.

- 20 aerial photographs from the 1930s, including Palm Beach and Long Island estates and the Empire State Building, by Robert Yarnall Richie

- 81 student newspapersfrom 1928

Shown above left: [General Sterling Price, Confederate States Army], watercolor, ca. 1860-1869. Above right: Cowboy Head, ca. 1940, by Jerry Bywaters.

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