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Content Roundup – late December 2019 / first week January 2020

Masthead, National Defender, v. XXII, no. 9, Tuesday, October 9, 1877, Whole Number: 1101

This omnibus report details the final digitized materials from 2019 and the initial content newly live in January 2020. Notable are over 75 issues of the newspaper National Defender, the 1866 Catholic Almanac, 4 more vintage maps from the John F. Smith, III and Susan B. Smith Antique Map Collection, more Dime Novel and story paper issues, including issues now available in the public domaine from 1924, and 6 issues of the Gaelic American newspaper from the Joseph McGarrity Collection.

Catholica Collection

Official Catholic Directory

Sadlier’s Catholic almanac and ordo for the year of our lord 1866 with a full report of the various dioceses in the United States, British North-America, and Ireland
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:599993]

Dime Novel and Popular Literature

Fiction

Aunt Maria; or, She thought she knew it all : a story of two young fellows who thought they knew something / by Sam Smiley
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:601050]

The Bradys and the torn shoe; or, Convicted by a footprint / by a New York detective
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:599953]

Buffalo Bill overboard; or, Playing the black and red / by the author of “Buffalo Bill.”
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:599704]

Work and Win (3 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:599913]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:596729]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:581798]

The Demon doctor; or, Deadhold, the “kid” detective / by “Old Sleuth
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:577330]

Periodicals

Boston Weekly Magazine (2 issues added)
https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Collection/vudl:599821

New York Ledger (4 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:599782]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:594097]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:599819]

New York Weekly (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:570782]

Front cover, The People’s Home Journal, v. XXXIX, no. 3, March, 1924

People’s Home Journal (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:599516]

Front cover, Weekly Ledger, v. LII, no. 24, Saturday, June 14, 1924

Weekly Ledger (2 issues)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Collection/vudl:599781]

Good news : Best stories from every quarter, v. 6, no. 150, March 18, 1893

Good News (6 issues added; 3 from v.5 and 3 from v. 6)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:594211]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:593441?lookfor=title%3Aaugust]

Portland Transcript (9 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:545726]

Saturday Night, v. XVI, no. 52, Saturday, September 6, 1879

Saturday Night (2 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:582029]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:580471]

Frank Leslie’s Chimney Corner, v. XI, no. 268, July 16, 1870

Chimney Corner (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:599468]

Saturday Courier (2 issues)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:593126]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:593134]

Historical Society of Montgomery County

National Defender (78 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:465299]

The John F. Smith, III and Susan B. Smith Antique Map Collection

Phelps & Ensign’s travellers’ guide and map of the United States : containing the roads, distances, steam boat and canal routes
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:594282]

The United States and its new possessions : Puerto Rico, Cuba, Hawaii, Philippine Islands, and Alaska, with general maps of Europe, Asia, Africa and Pan-America
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:594294]

Carte de l’isle de Sainte Lucie, pour servir à l’Histoire générale des voyages
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:594258]

Isle de la Martinique ; Isles de la Guadeloupe, de Marie, Galante, de la Désirade, et celles des Saintes[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:594270]

Joseph McGarrity Collection

Newspapers

Selection (p. 1), The Gaelic American, v. II, No. 13, April 1, 1905

The Gaelic American (6 issues added from 1905)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:280074]


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