In October, SMU’s Central University Libraries uploaded 401 items into our CONTENTdm collections. CUL now has approximately 19,300 published items.

Below are some highlights from October 2011:

Frederick Guest's 'Villa Artemis' estate, Palm Beach, FL, ca. 1930s19 items from the Inaugural celebration of the Mexico, Cuernavaca & Pacific Railway

20 locomotive builders’ cards from Baldwin Locomotive Works

7 photographs of Monterey Mexico, ca. 1885-1890

27 aerial photographs, including Palm Beach and other estates, ca. 1930-1934, by Robert Yarnall Richie

The Decentralizer, March 1, 19135 issues of The Decentralizer, 1913-1914, a socialist newspaper covering Texas and Oklahoma

34 currency notes in the Rowe-Barr Collection of Texas Currency

129 items, uploaded and/or provided with enhanced descriptive annotations, in the Lawrence T. Jones III Texas Photographs collection

151 issues of the SMU student newspaper.

Shown above left: Frederick Guest’s ‘Villa Artemis’ estate, Palm Beach, FL, ca. 1930-1934, by Robert Yarnall Richie. Shown above right: The Decentralizer, March 1, 1913, a monthly socialist journal from Hallettsville.


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