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Content Roundup – Fourth Week – April 2015

  • Posted by: Michael Foight
  • Posted Date: April 24, 2015
  • Filed Under: Content Roundup
Gatefold, La Passion de notre frère le Poilu

Gatefold, La Passion de notre frère le Poilu

This week find a number of new Lusitania materials, more newspaper issues from a variety of collections, and a rare French Great War illustrated book of poetry. Sit back and browse!

Catholica Collection

The Hierarchy of the Roman Catholic Church in the United States (25 parts added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Collection/vudl:397006]

Newspapers

Front cover, The Boys' and Girls' Weekly Catholic Magazine, v. 1, no. 25, Saturday, November 21, 1846

Front cover, The Boys’ and Girls’ Weekly Catholic Magazine, v. 1, no. 25, Saturday, November 21, 1846

Boys’ and Girls’ Catholic Weekly Magazine (17 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:398772]

Dime Novel and Popular Literature


Fiction

Captain Carey; or, Fighting the Indians at Pine Ridge / by Lieut. Lounsberry
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:400645]

Periodicals

Comfort, v. XX, no. 4, February 1908
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:399829]

Great War

p. 5, La Passion de notre frère le Poilu

p. 5, La Passion de notre frère le Poilu

La Passion de notre frère le Poilu : illustrations en couleurs de Léon Lebègue / Marc Leclerc
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:400447]

Box, top, Lusitania medal.

Box, top, Lusitania medal.

Lusitania medal
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:400962]

Narcotic register scrapbook
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:400908]

Joseph McGarrity Collection

Newspapers

Ad, from p. 16, The Irish Republic, v. 1, no. 33, December 14, 1867.

Ad, from p. 16, The Irish Republic, v. 1, no. 33, December 14, 1867.

Irish Republic (17 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:398433]

World Collection

Lusitania menu

Lusitania menu

Lusitania Menu and Ticket collection, 1913
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:400970]

Postcard, To: B. M. Landstaff From: Jack Chevalier, June 9, 1909
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:400904]

"Washington and Lincoln", p. 13, Comfort, v. XX, no. 4, February 1908

“Washington and Lincoln”, p. 13, Comfort, v. XX, no. 4, February 1908


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Content Roundup – Third Week – April 2015

  • Posted by: Michael Foight
  • Posted Date: April 17, 2015
  • Filed Under: Content Roundup
Front cover, When the Lusitania went down / by Charles McCarron and Nat. Vincent

Front cover, When the Lusitania went down / by Charles McCarron and Nat. Vincent

Steam with us to syncopated beat as we add newly digitized materials related to the World War I sinking of the Lusitania including a propaganda medal and two musical scores. More Catholic newspapers and young adult fiction title round out the week’s available offerings.

Catholica

Newspapers

The Catholic Standard and Times (1916: 14 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:395072]

[33] p., The Boys' and Girls' Weekly Catholic Magazine, v. 1, no. 5, Saturday, July 4, 1846

[33] p., The Boys’ and Girls’ Weekly Catholic Magazine, v. 1, no. 5, Saturday, July 4, 1846

Boys’ and Girls’ Weekly Catholic Magazine (7 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:397737]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:397747]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:397755]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:397765]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:398317]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:398327]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:398337]


Dime Novel and Popular Literature

Fiction

Boys of the Central: a high-school story / by I.T. Thurston
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:398887]

Great War

Obverse

Obverse

Great Britain 1917 – WW1 Goethe Anti-German Propaganda Brass Medal – Nach Paris
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:396441]

Musical score, When the Lusitania went down / by Charles McCarron and Nat. Vincent
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:399779]

Musical score, Then the boys will come home again / words and music by W. A. Stroube
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:399787]

World

Lithograph, Lusitania.

Lithograph, Lusitania.

The Cunard Line Steamships: Lusitania and Mauretania
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:400316]


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Content Roundup – Second Week – April 2015

  • Posted by: Michael Foight
  • Posted Date: April 10, 2015
  • Filed Under: Content Roundup
Front cover, Un Combat dans le Sacramento

Front cover, Un Combat dans le Sacramento

Enjoy a few new items this week! Especially noteworthy are the first digitized issues of the Fenian newspaper, “The Irish Republic”, from 1867, and the initial parts of a large collection of plates documenting a snapshot of the hierarchy of the Roman Catholic Church in 1888.

Catholica Collection

Plate, The Right Rev. Rupert Seidenbusch, D.D., O.S.B., Bishop of Halia and Vicar Apostolic of Northern Minnesota

Plate, The Right Rev. Rupert Seidenbusch, D.D., O.S.B., Bishop of Halia and Vicar Apostolic of Northern Minnesota

The Hierarchy of the Roman Catholic Church in the United States (59 parts added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Collection/vudl:397006]


Newspapers

The Catholic Standard and Times (1916: 3 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:395072]

Dime Novel and Popular Literature

Covers and Illustrations

Un Combat dans le Sacramento
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:396752]

Paratextual Materials

New York Family Story Paper Bride of the Tomb 1887 calendar

New York Family Story Paper Bride of the Tomb 1887 calendar

New York Family Story Paper Bride of the Tomb 1887 calendar
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:396115]

Joseph McGarrity Collection

Newspapers

Masthead, The Irish Republic : a journal of liberty, literature, and social progress, v. 1, no. 5, June 1, 1867

Masthead, The Irish Republic : a journal of liberty, literature, and social progress, v. 1, no. 5, June 1, 1867

Irish Republic (5 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Collection/vudl:398433]

Plate, The Right Rev. Alfred A. Curtis, D.D., Bishop of Wilmington, Del.

Plate, The Right Rev. Alfred A. Curtis, D.D., Bishop of Wilmington, Del.


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Content Roundup – First Week – April 2015

  • Posted by: Michael Foight
  • Posted Date: April 2, 2015
  • Filed Under: Content Roundup
Front cover, Ardmore Chronicle - Volume XXIX, No. 62 [63 sic], December 21, 1918

Front cover, Ardmore Chronicle – Volume XXIX, No. 62 [63 sic], December 21, 1918

A few new items are online this week. Of particular note is the Great War scrapbook created by Margaret Emilia Brunner, of her husband, Major Francis Wilfred Brunner who was an officer in the Royal Scots Fusiliers. Major Brunner was killed at age 44 on September 8th, 1915 during the Gallipoli campaign after surrendering to Turkish forces; he was bayoneted to death while a captive prisoner. Have a happy Easter and Passover!

Catholica

The Hierarchy of the Roman Catholic Church in the United States (3 parts added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:397007]

Newspapers

The Catholic Standard and Times (1916: 3 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:395072]

Dime Novel and Popular Literature

Fiction

The airship boys in the great war; or, The rescue of Bob Russell / by De Lysle F. Cass
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:396481]

Periodicals

Comfort, v. XX, no. 8, June 1908

Comfort, v. XX, no. 8, June 1908

Comfort (6 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:397168]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:397198]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:397232]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:397262]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:397291]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:397317]

Front cover, The illustrated police news, law courts and weekly record, v. 48, no. 1232, May 31, 1890

Front cover, The illustrated police news, law courts and weekly record, v. 48, no. 1232, May 31, 1890

The illustrated police news, law courts and weekly record (3 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:396922]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:396940]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:396958]

Front cover, he young engineer; or, Fighting against odds / by Howard Devere

Front cover, he young engineer; or, Fighting against odds / by Howard Devere

Wide Awake Library (2 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:392209]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:392243]

Great War

Selection, [132] p., Margaret Emilia Brunner Scrapbook, 1914-1915

Selection, [132] p., Margaret Emilia Brunner Scrapbook, 1914-1915

Margaret Emilia Brunner Scrapbook, 1914-1915
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:397775]

Historical Society of Montgomery County

[11] p. Ardmore Chronicle - Volume XXIX, No. 61 [62 sic], December 14, 1918

[11] p. Ardmore Chronicle – Volume XXIX, No. 61 [62 sic], December 14, 1918

Ardmore Chronicle (1918: 17 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:394423]

Malvern Retreat House

Front cover, Men of Malvern, V. 18 No. 9 December 1956

Front cover, Men of Malvern, V. 18 No. 9 December 1956

Men of Malvern (13 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:203750]

World

The secrete log-boke of Christopher Columbus
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:398062]


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Content Roundup – Last Week – March 2015

  • Posted by: Michael Foight
  • Posted Date: March 27, 2015
  • Filed Under: Content Roundup
Front cover, Comfort, v. XX, no. 1, November 1907

Front cover, Comfort, v. XX, no. 1, November 1907

This week finds warmer, albeit rainy, weather and a host of newly digitized materials! Take “Comfort” in 3 new issues of this great household newspaper recovered from the dust bin of history and now available for your reading pleasure, as only one example of the many exciting reads newly available this week.

Catholica

Newspapers

The Catholic Standard and Times

1915 (21 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:388581]

1916 (9 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:395072]

Dime Novel and Popular Literature

Fiction

Yankee boys in Japan; or, The young merchants of Yokohama / by Henry Harrison Lewis
http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:396118

Periodicals

Comfort (3 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:395358]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:395392]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:395426]

Front cover, The Household Companion : A journal of amusement and home topics, v. VII, no. 8, October 15, 1889

Front cover, The Household Companion : A journal of amusement and home topics, v. VII, no. 8, October 15, 1889

Household Companion (1 issue added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:385761]

Front cover, Chips and Chin Chin among the Mormons / by Peter Pad

Front cover, Chips and Chin Chin among the Mormons / by Peter Pad

Wide Awake Library (5 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:391282]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:392105]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:392139]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:392191]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:392173]

Historical Society of Montgomery County

Ardmore Chronicle

1917 (3 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:387825]

1918 (18 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:394423]

Joseph McGarrity Collection

Newspaper

Deutsche Warschauer Zeitung (35 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:360347]

Malvern Retreat House

Malvern Retreat House Newsletters

Front cover, Men of Malvern, V. 17 No. 8 August 1955

Front cover, Men of Malvern, V. 17 No. 8 August 1955

Men of Malvern (23 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:203750]

Front cover, Shorty Jr. on his ear; or, Always on a racket : a sequel to "Shorty Jr." / by the author of "Shorty"

Front cover, Shorty Jr. on his ear; or, Always on a racket : a sequel to “Shorty Jr.” / by the author of “Shorty”


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Content Roundup – Third Week – March 2015

  • Posted by: Michael Foight
  • Posted Date: March 20, 2015
  • Filed Under: Content Roundup
Front fly leaf, selection, photograph of Henri Drigeon, Scrapbook, Campagne 1914

Front fly leaf, selection, photograph of Henri Drigeon, Scrapbook, Campagne 1914

Spring returns at last, as well as another round of snow. So sit back after shoveling snow – and enjoy one of the many new offerings this week. Especially noteworthy are: a French soldier’s Great War scrapbook from 1914, new title from La Salle University’s Susan Dunleavy Collection of Biblical Literature, and over 30 issues of the Malvern Retreat House’s “Men of Malvern” periodical.

Americana

[8 recto], Photograph Album of Sonora, California

[8 recto], Photograph Album of Sonora, California

Photograph Album of Sonora, California
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:394424]

Catholica Collection

Newspapers

The Catholic Standard and Times

1915 (7 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:388581]

1916 (2 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:395072]

1918 (6 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:391201]

Dime Novel and Popular Literature


Fiction

Page [4], selection, the Meadow-Brook girls afloat

Page [4], selection, the Meadow-Brook girls afloat

The Meadow-Brook girls afloat; or, The stormy cruise of the Red Rover / by Janet Aldridge
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:393906]

Periodicals

Front cover, he National Police Gazette, v. XLVIII, no. 457, Saturday, June 19, 1886

Front cover, he National Police Gazette, v. XLVIII, no. 457, Saturday, June 19, 1886

National Police Gazette (5 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:380053]

Front cover, Dick the shadow. Wide Awake Library.

Front cover, Dick the shadow. Wide Awake Library.

Wide Awake Library (3 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:391246]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:391314]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:391264]

Great War

Front cover, Scrapbook, Campagne 1914

Front cover, Scrapbook, Campagne 1914

Scrapbook, Campagne 1914
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:394768]


Historical Society of Montgomery County

Front cover, Ardmore Chronicle - Volume XXIX, No. 28, Saturday, April 13, 1918

Front cover, Ardmore Chronicle – Volume XXIX, No. 28, Saturday, April 13, 1918

Ardmore Chronicle

1917 (5 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:387825]

1918 (16 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:394423]

La Salle University

Susan Dunleavy Collection of Biblical Literature

Leaf iii, recto

Leaf iii, recto

Euangelia und Epistolen : mit der glos durch das Ganze iar mit Propheceien und Lectione newe gedrucht mit vil schönen Figuren
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:378772]


Malvern Retreat House

Men of Malvern (33 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:203750]

Page 12, selection, The National Police Gazette, v. XLVIII, no. 458, Saturday, June 26, 1886

Page 12, selection, The National Police Gazette, v. XLVIII, no. 458, Saturday, June 26, 1886


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Content Roundup – Second Week – March 2015

  • Posted by: Michael Foight
  • Posted Date: March 13, 2015
  • Filed Under: Content Roundup
Page [86], Border War Mexican Revolution Pennsylvania Division, Camp Stewart, El Paso, Texas, Scrapbook

Page [86], Border War Mexican Revolution Pennsylvania Division, Camp Stewart, El Paso, Texas, Scrapbook

Roaring into Spring as the snow melts, this week finds a host of new Digital Library Partner content available including: newsletters from the Malvern Retreat House, issues of the Ardmore Chronicle from the Historical Society of Montgomery County, periodicals from the Roman Catholic High School Alumni Association, and two new audio workshops from the Philadelphia Ceili Group. As well, we bring a newly digitized scrapbook from the Great War collection and more dime novel and story paper issues for your reading pleasure!


Catholica Collection

Newspapers

The Catholic Standard and Times (1918: 13 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:391201]


Dime Novel and Popular Literature


Fiction

Little Snap the postboy; or, Working for Uncle Sam / by Victor St. Clair
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:393103]

Automobile Lillian, the girl bandit : Adventurous night of a tender-hearted girl in a stolen automobile
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:393551]


Periodicals

Front cover, Chicago Ledger, v. XLIX, no. 46, Saturday, November 12, 1921

Front cover, Chicago Ledger, v. XLIX, no. 46, Saturday, November 12, 1921

Chicago Ledger (11 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:392308]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:391815]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:391833]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:392017]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:391987]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:391931]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:391957]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:392046]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:392075]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:392500]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:393434]

Front cover detail,The Saturday blade, v. XXVIII, no. 22, Saturday, November 13, 1915

Front cover detail,The Saturday blade, v. XXVIII, no. 22, Saturday, November 13, 1915


Saturday Blade (1 issue added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:393424]

Front cover, Wide Awake Library, v. I, no. 819, March 28, 1888

Front cover, Wide Awake Library, v. I, no. 819, March 28, 1888

Wide Awake Library (5 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:390177]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:390277]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:391228]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:391348]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:392269]

Great War

Page [1], Border War Mexican Revolution Pennsylvania Division, Camp Stewart, El Paso, Texas

Page [1], Border War Mexican Revolution Pennsylvania Division, Camp Stewart, El Paso, Texas

Scrapbook, Border War Mexican Revolution Pennsylvania Division, Camp Stewart, El Paso, Texas, 1914-1917 by Captain James Archbald
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:392831]


Historical Society of Montgomery County

Front cover, Ardmore Chronicle , Saturday, October 27, 1917

Front cover, Ardmore Chronicle , Saturday, October 27, 1917

Ardmore Chronicle

1917 (36 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:387825]


Malvern Retreat House

Front cover, Men of Malvern, V. 13 No. 12 December 1951

Front cover, Men of Malvern, V. 13 No. 12 December 1951

Men of Malvern (1950: 4 issues added; 1951: 11 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:203750]

Philadelphia Ceili Group

New Tunes Workshop
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:393481]

Fiddle Workshop
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:393812]

Roman Catholic High School Alumni Association

Journals, Newspapers, and Yearbooks

The Catholic High School Journal

Volume XI 1901 (2 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:390153]

Volume XII 1902 (3 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:392949]

Front cover, Chicago Ledger, v. L, no. 52, Saturday, December 30, 1922

Front cover, Chicago Ledger, v. L, no. 52, Saturday, December 30, 1922


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Content Roundup – First Week – March 2015

  • Posted by: Michael Foight
  • Posted Date: March 6, 2015
  • Filed Under: Content Roundup
Page 3, recto, Scrapbook of Einer Smestad, WWI US Infantryman

Page 3, recto, Scrapbook of Einer Smestad, WWI US Infantryman

This weeks finds a covering of snow blanketing the region, and a few new resources to examine, including a thick scrapbook and photo album from a Great War soldier! Enjoy these offerings as Spring nears.

Catholica

Newspapers

Page 9, The Catholic Standard and Times, v. 23, no. 25, Saturday, May 4, 1918

Page 9, The Catholic Standard and Times, v. 23, no. 25, Saturday, May 4, 1918

The Catholic Standard and Times (1918: 12 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:391201]


Dime Novel and Popular Literature

Fiction

Two American Boys with the Allied Armies
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:391442]


Periodicals

Frank Leslie’s Chimney Corner

Page 8, Frank Leslie's Chimney Corner, v. XXVI, no. 676, May 4, 1878

Page 8, Frank Leslie’s Chimney Corner, v. XXVI, no. 676, May 4, 1878

Volume XXVI (8 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:384792]

Volume XXVII (7 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:390155]

Cover selection, Happy days : a paper for young and old, v. XXX, no. 765, June 12, 1909

Cover selection, Happy days : a paper for young and old, v. XXX, no. 765, June 12, 1909

Happy Days (1 issue added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:391095]


Great War

Page 2, verso (detail), Scrapbook of Einer Smestad, WWI US Infantryman

Page 2, verso (detail), Scrapbook of Einer Smestad, WWI US Infantryman

Scrapbook of Einer Smestad, WWI US Infantryman
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:392606]

Page 51, verso, Scrapbook of Einer Smestad, WWI US Infantryman

Page 51, verso, Scrapbook of Einer Smestad, WWI US Infantryman


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Content Roundup – Last Week – February 2015

  • Posted by: Michael Foight
  • Posted Date: February 27, 2015
  • Filed Under: Content Roundup
Front cover, selection, The illustrated police news, law courts and weekly record, v. 21, no. 522, October 28, 1876

Front cover, selection, The illustrated police news, law courts and weekly record, v. 21, no. 522, October 28, 1876

This week brings both Spring Break and newly digitized rare content! Enjoy the many new offering including two new Great War photo albums, many rare newspaper issues, new stereograms, a host of new dime novel and story paper issues, and a rare volume of bible illustrations from our Digital Partner La Salle University. So when you are beach side in warmer climes, take a moment to relax and read!


Americana

Stereogram, "Katrina's Lake and Island, Scotland", 1893.

Stereogram, “Katrina’s Lake and Island, Scotland”, 1893.

Stereogram Collection (4 stereograms added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:353872]

Catholica

The Catholic Standard and Times

1917 (7 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:391199]

1918 (10 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:391201]

Dime Novel and Popular Literature


Fiction

Front cover, A taxicab tangle; or, The mission of the Motor Boys.

Front cover, A taxicab tangle; or, The mission of the Motor Boys.

Brave and Bold (2 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:388349]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:388387]

The Dreadnought Boys in Home Waters by Captain Wilbur Lawton
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:390361]

Periodicals

Page 9, selection, The illustrated police news, law courts and weekly record, v. 14, no. 357, August 28, 1873

Page 9, selection, The illustrated police news, law courts and weekly record, v. 14, no. 357, August 28, 1873

The Illustrated Police News, Law Courts and Weekly Record (10 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:386627]

Albany Journal (1 issue added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:381043]

The Albany Evening Journal (1 issue added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:381683]

The Argus (1 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:381673]

Farm and Home (1 issue added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:381699]

Front cover, Frank Leslie's Chimney Corner, v. XXVI, no. 669, March 23, 1878

Front cover, Frank Leslie’s Chimney Corner, v. XXVI, no. 669, March 23, 1878

Chimney Corner (4 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:386668]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:386686]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:386704]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:386722]

Youth’s Companion (1 issue added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:383741]

Front cover, Wide Awake Library, Ikey; or, He never got left .

Front cover, Wide Awake Library, Ikey; or, He never got left .

Wide Awake Library (5 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:388425]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:388443]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:390259]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:388583]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:388617]

Great War

Page 5, recto, Lina and Milda Dshkalis photograph album

Page 5, recto, Lina and Milda Dshkalis photograph album

Lina and Milda Dshkalis photograph album
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:391116]

Page 9, recto, Photographic Album of Beatrice Mae Correia, 1917-1918

Page 9, recto, Photographic Album of Beatrice Mae Correia, 1917-1918

Photographic Album of Beatrice Mae Correia, 1917-1918
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:391170]

Historical Society of Montgomery County

Cover story, Ardmore Chronicle - Volume XXVIII, No. 44, Saturday, August 4, 1917

Cover story, Ardmore Chronicle – Volume XXVIII, No. 44, Saturday, August 4, 1917

Ardmore Chronicle (1917: 21 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:387825]

Joseph McGarrity Collection

Uncollected Papers (3 items added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:387826]


La Salle University

Susan Dunleavy Collection of Biblical Literature

[116, unfolded leaf, recto],  Bible illustrations : early 18th century engravings.

[116, unfolded leaf, recto], Bible illustrations : early 18th century engravings.

Bible illustrations : early 18th century engravings
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:389683]

Front cover, A hoodoo machine; or, The Motor Boys' runabout no. 1313

Front cover, A hoodoo machine; or, The Motor Boys’ runabout no. 1313


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Content Roundup – Third Week – February 2015

  • Posted by: Michael Foight
  • Posted Date: February 20, 2015
  • Filed Under: Content Roundup
Front cover illustration, selection, The illustrated police news, law courts and weekly record, v. 26, no. 656, May 24, 1879

Front cover illustration, selection, The illustrated police news, law courts and weekly record, v. 26, no. 656, May 24, 1879

This week finds newly available a number of new newspaper issues, dime novels, and Digital Partner materials. See crime stories ripped from the headlines of yesteryear in the fantastic Illustrated Police News! Read about the ongoing war in Europe in both the Ardmore Chronicle and the Catholic Standard and Times! Consider cooking a Mince-Meat Pie! Stay warm in the February Freeze and watch out for hat stealing monkeys! Until next week …

Catholica Collection

Newspapers

The Catholic Standard and Times (1915: 7 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:388581]

Dime Novel and Popular Literature


Fiction

The young train dispatcher / by Burton E. Stevenson
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:389005]

The mystery of Cleverly : a story for boys / by George Barton
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:388654]

Paratextual Materials

Agent button, for Saturday Blade and Chicago Ledger newspapers
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:389673]

Periodicals

Front cover, Grit (Story Section), no. 19, Story Section no. 1212, April 7, 1918

Front cover, Grit (Story Section), no. 19, Story Section no. 1212, April 7, 1918

Grit (collection created, 2 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:390154]

Front cover, Golden Hours : A Weekly Journal of Good Literature for Young Folks, v. XXXII, no. 821, Saturday, October 24, 1903

Front cover, Golden Hours : A Weekly Journal of Good Literature for Young Folks, v. XXXII, no. 821, Saturday, October 24, 1903

Golden Hours : A Weekly Journal of Good Literature for Young Folks (2 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:289367]

Front cover, The illustrated police news, law courts and weekly record, v. 54, no. 1382, April 15, 1893

Front cover, The illustrated police news, law courts and weekly record, v. 54, no. 1382, April 15, 1893

The Illustrated Police News, Law Courts and Weekly Record (14 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:386627]

Front cover, Happy days : a paper for young and old, v. XXX, no. 764, June 5, 1909

Front cover, Happy days : a paper for young and old, v. XXX, no. 764, June 5, 1909

Happy Days (6 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:381486]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:381504]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:381522]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:383662]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:383680]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:383850]

Youth’s Companion (10 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:383500]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:383522]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:383543]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:383484]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:383564]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:383578]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:383596]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:383611]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:383701]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:383723]

Frank Leslie’s Chimney Corner (1 issue added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:390155]

Historical Society of Montgomery County

Ardmore Chronicle

1915 (1 issue added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:358337]

1917 (6 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:387825]

Roman Catholic High School Alumni Association


Journals, Newspapers, and Yearbooks

Purple & Gold (1 issue added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:207468]

The Catholic High School Journal

p. [1], The Catholic High School Journal, v. X, no. 3, November 1900

p. [1], The Catholic High School Journal, v. X, no. 3, November 1900

Volume IX 1900 (2 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:387118]

Volume X 1900 (4 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:390152]

Volume XI 1901 (2 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:390153]

page 607, The Youth's companion : the best of American life in fiction fact and comment, v. 92, no. 46, November 14, 1918

page 607, The Youth’s companion : the best of American life in fiction fact and comment, v. 92, no. 46, November 14, 1918


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