Author Archives: Elisa McCune

SMU Libraries Digital Collections Update: June 2020

In June 2020, SMU Libraries uploaded 379 items into SMU Libraries Digital Collections. Highlights include: 19 images, ca. 1910-1920, from the Elmer and Diane Powell Collection on Mexico and the Mexican Revolution. These images, taken around Mexico, feature Mexican and … Continue reading

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SMU Libraries Digital Collections Update: May 2020

In May 2020, SMU Libraries uploaded 270 items into SMU Libraries Digital Collections. Highlights include: 77 scrapbook pages, ca. 1911-1950, from Mainly Concerning Myself, a scrapbook compiled by Texas artist Edward G. Eisenlohr. This scrapbook captures a record of Eisenlohr’s life … Continue reading

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SMU Libraries Digital Collections Update: April 2020

In April 2020, SMU Libraries uploaded 183 items into SMU Libraries Digital Collections. Highlights include: 27 photographs and pamphlets, 1899-1945, relating to Texas history. This project was made possible by a grant from the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library … Continue reading

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