Category Archives: U.S. West

CUL Digital Collections Update: July 2014

In July 2014, SMU’s Central University Libraries uploaded 459 items into our CUL Digital Collections web site. CUL Digital Collections now contain approximately 39,000 published items. Highlights include: Two albums of photographs by Sir Victor Sassoon. Landscapes, China and India, … Continue reading

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CUL Digital Collections: June 2014

In June 2014, CUL uploaded 261 items into our CONTENTdm collections. CUL now has approximately 38,550 published items. Highlights include: 52 non-oil-related Texas negatives, August 1949-August 1954, by Robert Yarnall Richie as part of the TexTreasures FY2014 grant. Major companies … Continue reading

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CUL Digital Collections Update: May 2014

In May 2014, CUL uploaded 398 items into our CONTENTdm collections. CUL now has approximately 38,289 published items. Highlights include: 2 items from the George Albert Converse Papers and Photographs, including the 17-page Specifications for Illuminating Outfits for Ships of … Continue reading

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CUL Digital Collections Update: January 2014

In January 2014, CUL uploaded 518 items into our CONTENTdm collections. CUL now has approximately 36,217 published items. Highlights include: 146 non-oil-related Texas negatives by Robert Yarnall Richie as part of the TexTreasures FY2014 grant. Major companies include Imperial Sugar … Continue reading

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CUL Digital Collections Update: December 2013

In December 2013, SMU Central University Libraries (CUL) uploaded 488 items into our CONTENTdm collections. CUL now has 35,699 published items. Highlights include: 172 non-oil related Texas negatives, ca. 1930s-1940s, by Robert Yarnall Richie as part of the TexTreasures FY2014 … Continue reading

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CUL Digital Collections Update: October 2013

In October 2013, CUL uploaded 502 items into our CONTENTdm collections. CUL now has approximately 34,735 published items. Highlights include: 139 non-oil-related Texas negatives by Robert Yarnall Richie as part of the TexTreasures FY2014 grant 15 photographs and documents from … Continue reading

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CUL Digital Collections Update: September 2013

In September 2013, CUL uploaded 1,086 items into our CONTENTdm collections. Highlights include: 60 photographs and prints in the newly-created Doris A. and Lawrence H. Budner Collection on Theodore Roosevelt. 410 slides in the Octavio Medellin: Works of Art and … Continue reading

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CUL Digital Collections Update: August 2013

A new web page was created for the Fred Harvey Co. Materials from the DeGolyer Library, which are a subset of the items contained in the U.S. West: Photographs, Manuscripts, and Imprints digital collection that contains photographs, images, albums, and … Continue reading

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CUL Digital Collections: May 2013

In May 2013, CUL uploaded 468 items into our CONTENTdm collections. Highlights include: 143 Texas-related oil negatives by Robert Yarnall Richie as part of the TexTreasures FY2013 grant 35 negatives by Robert Yarnall Richie that are not related to Texas … Continue reading

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DeGolyer Library photos of the Klondike Gold Rush

Thirty-three prints from the DeGolyer Library’s Alaska, photographs accession are available on line. The photos document the Klondike Gold Rush in the late 1890s. Gold was originally discovered in 1896 in the Yukon Territory of Canada. Over the next 4 … Continue reading

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