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Content Roundup – First Week – November 2015

Plate 1, "Gregor Mendel", from Mendelizm ili teoriia skreshchevaniia.  Moscow : Knigoizdatel'stvo studentov Moskovskago sel'skokhoziaistvennago instituta, 1914.

Plate 1, “Gregor Mendel”, from Mendelizm ili teoriia skreshchevaniia. Moscow : Knigoizdatel’stvo studentov Moskovskago sel’skokhoziaistvennago instituta, 1914.

This two week report, covering the last week of October and the first week of November, brings a number of newly digitized and described materials to your attention. Some of the treasures in this double-dose of content include: a rare 1914 Russian work on Gregor Mendel and genetics; over 50 new issues of the I.C.B.U. journal; 46 issues of the rare Chambers’s London Journal; a new set of music from the Philadelphia Ceili Group; and a host of books from the Joseph McGarrity collection including a presentation copy of poems of Padraic Pearse, to Joseph McGarrity.


Catholica

Newspapers

[1] p., I.C.B.U. Journal, v. 19, no. 321, November 15, 1889

[1] p., I.C.B.U. Journal, v. 19, no. 321, November 15, 1889

I.C.B.U. Journal (56 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:428063]

Dime Novel and Popular Literature

Fiction

Front cover, The Brighton boys in transatlantic flight

Front cover, The Brighton boys in transatlantic flight

The Brighton boys in transatlantic flight / by Lieutenant James R. Driscoll
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:432550]

Periodicals

Comfort (2 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:430138]
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:430180]

Selection from 8 p., Happy days : a paper for young and old, v. XXX, no. 766, June 19, 1909

Selection from 8 p., Happy days : a paper for young and old, v. XXX, no. 766, June 19, 1909

Happy Days (1 issue added: title story “Trailing the Black Fox; or, Two boy traders from Winnipeg / by Jas. D. Montague”
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:434386]

Joseph McGarrity Collection

Books

Font cover, Fun o' the forge

Font cove, Fun o’ the forge

Fun o’ the forge : stories / by Brian O’Higgins
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:432987]

Poems of the Irish revolutionary brotherhood
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:431586]

[1] p., Suantraidhe agus goltraidhe

[1] p., Suantraidhe agus goltraidhe

Suantraidhe agus goltraidhe / Pádraic mac Piarais
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:431492]

p. 1, Belfast Newspapers

p. 1, Belfast Newspapers

Belfast newspapers : past and present / by A. Albert Campbell
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:431560]

Front cover, Clár Oireactais 1909.

Front cover, Clár Oireactais 1909.

Clár Oireactais 1909
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:431708]

Newspapers

Front cover, An Ċraoḃ-ruaḋ

Front cover, An Ċraoḃ-ruaḋ

An Ċraoḃ-ruaḋ : irisleaḃar Ċonnarṫa na Gaeḋilge ġá ċur amaċ ag muinntir na h-Árd-Sgoile Ultaiġe Béal-Feirsde : high-class literary and art magazine, devoted to the promotion of the Irish language, arts, and industries (volume 1 complete)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:432865]

[221] p., The Shan Van Vocht, v. I, no. 11, November 6, 1896

[221] p., The Shan Van Vocht, v. I, no. 11, November 6, 1896

The Shan Van Vocht (5 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:291027]

Selection, p. 656, "Worm Lozenge" from The Irish People, v. 1, no. 41, September 3, 1864

Selection from p. 656, “Lloyd’s Vegetable Worm Lozenges”, The Irish People, v. 1, no. 41, September 3, 1864

The Irish People (6 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:426929]

Mendel Collection

p. 318

p. 318

Mendelizm ili teoriia skreshchevaniia = “Mendelism or the theory of crossing” / E. A. Bogdanov.
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:10949]

Pennsylvaniana

Front cover, Typescript Article: The Sciacchitani of Norristown (Montgomery County, Pennsylvania); Comments on MSS Records at HSP, 2011

Front cover, Typescript Article: The Sciacchitani of Norristown (Montgomery County, Pennsylvania); Comments on MSS Records at HSP, 2011

Celeste A. Morello Collection (5 items added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:402253]

Philadelphia Archdiocesan Historical Research Center

Historic Papers

Front, Report, By: Mr. Downing on the Cost of 3 Stenographers for the Catholic Club's Tenth Anniversary Banquet at Hotel Bellevue, January 29, 1887

Front, Report, By: Mr. Downing on the Cost of 3 Stenographers for the Catholic Club’s Tenth Anniversary Banquet at Hotel Bellevue, January 29, 1887

Catholic Club of Philadelphia Records, 1871-1923 (4 items added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:428999]


Philadelphia Ceili Group

Events

“Skylark”, April 29, 1989 (19 sets added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:431538]


Roman Catholic High School Alumni Association

4 items added
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Collection/vudl:206082]

World

Periodicals

Masthead, [385] p., Chambers's London Journal of History, Literature, Poetry, Biography, and Adventure, v. 2, no. 81, December 10, 1842

Masthead, [385] p., Chambers’s London Journal of History, Literature, Poetry, Biography, and Adventure, v. 2, no. 81, December 10, 1842

Chambers’s London Journal (46 issues added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:429634]

p. 99, "Types of Irish Costume", from An Ċraoḃ-ruaḋ

p. 99, “Types of Irish Costume”, from An Ċraoḃ-ruaḋ


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