CUL Digital Collections: November 2011


'Philadelphia' locomotive and tender, 1838
In November, CUL uploaded 566 items into our CONTENTdm collections. Below are some highlights:

- 29 items, mostly lithographs, from the Collection of Railroad Negatives

-16 currency notes in the Rowe-Barr Collection of Texas Currency

Echo, written by Aaron Spelling, was produced by the SMU Arden Club in 1947- 67 items in the McCord-Renshaw Performing Arts digital collection, including 31 photographs and  35 theater programs from the SMU Arden Club

- 96 photographs of the aftermath of the 1906 earthquake in San Francisco

- 12 Civil War cartes de visite

- 92 students newspapers from 1922-1923

- 6 sketches by Jerry Bywaters

- 39 aerial photographs, including Palm Beach, FL; Sandy Point, Long Island; and other estates, ca. 1930-1934, by Robert Yarnall Richie

The Famous Blockade Runner 'Hornet.' Aransas Pass, Texas.- 209 early Texas postcards from the Eric Steinfeldt collection of maritime views digitized as part of the FY 2012 TexTreasures grant

Shown above left: [‘Philadelphia’ locomotive and tender, 1838, by Hermann Engel. Shown above right: Echo, a one-act play written by Aaron Spelling, was produced by the SMU Arden Club in 1947. Shown left: The Famous Blockade Runner “Hornet.” Aransas Pass, Texas, ca. 1920s.

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