p. 9, selection: “Ty Cobb, Superman”, Chicago Ledger, v. XLIV, no. 39, September 23, 1916
Spring has sprung – enjoy a host of newly digitized content available in the Digital Library this week. Highlights include: a new Mail Call podcast highlighting the Easter Rising, more newspaper and story paper issues, a manuscript of transcribed and annotated letters of Bishop Francis Patrick Kenrick, and 2 more extensive collections of Irish music from the Philadelphia Ceili Group.
Bishop Kenrick collection
Manuscript Transcription, Letters of Francis Patrick Kenrick to George Allen Family, 1849-1863. Volume 1.
Dime Novel and Popular Literature
The secrets of the diamond island / by Frank R. Turner
Clear the way; or, The boys of Bear Hollow / by John Gordon
Clear grit; or, A young emigrant’s adventures / by Archie Van
Two brave boys; or, The mystery of the Great North Woods / by Dwight Weldon
Barefooted Ben; or, The boy who built a railroad / by Henry L. Black
Front cover, Chicago Ledger, v. XLIV, no. 39, September 23, 1916
Chicago Ledger (3 issues added)
 p., The Wellspring for young people, v. LXXV, no. 51. December 12, 1918.
Wellspring for Young People (4 issues added)
Easter Rising 1916 (episode number 5)
Historical Society of Montgomery County
 p., Olive Branch, v. 14, New Series, no. 52, Whole no. 721 [sic 720], April 29, 1856
Olive Branch (67 issues added)
 p., New-York Weekly Tribune, v. XII, no. 580, October 23, 1852
New-York Weekly Tribune (6 issues added)
Philadelphia Ceili Group
Sean Nós Singing (7 items added)
Songs About Women (9 items added)