Monthly Archives: October 2012

CUL Digital Collections Spotlight: October 2012

Selected items added to SMU CUL Digital Collections in October 2012

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SMU DeGolyer Library’s Brehme photographs of Mexico

Seventy-eight photographs and real photographic postcards by Hugo Brehme depicting the Mexican landscape between the years 1905 and 1920 are now available online. The images, held by SMU’s DeGolyer Library, are part of the Mexico: Photographs, Manuscripts, and Imprints digital collection, … Continue reading

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The Texas Oil Industry Illustrated through Postcards

  191 postcards that depict the oil boom in Texas are now available online in the Texas: Photographs, Manuscripts, and Imprints digital collection, which is one of more than 30 digital collections that form part of CUL Digital Collections. The … Continue reading

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CUL Digital Collections: September 2012

In September 2012, CUL uploaded 1,098 items into our CONTENTdm collections. CUL now has approximately 26,680 published items. Highlights include: 114 images in the Lawrence T. Jones III Texas Photographs collection, including 26 cased daguerreotypes, ambrotypes, and tintypes 776 slides … Continue reading

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