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Content Roundup – Third Week – February 2020

Front cover, The Smuggler; or, The Secrets of the coast : a legend of the land and ocean / by Sylvanus Cobb, Jr.

Newly digitized this week are a number of rare materials including issues of newspaper issues of limited availability, more dime novels and story paper issues, more Villanova basketball brochures, annual programs from the Friendly Sons of St. Patrick collection, and a rare early book on motion authored by Robert Boyle from the Joseph McGarrity collection, and other treasures to read and research!

Dime Novel and Popular Literature

Fiction

Work and win : an interesting weekly for young America, no. 51, November 24, 1899.

Fred Fearnot’s betrayal; or, The Mean work of a false friend / by Hal Standish
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:608510]

Fred Fearnot’s own show; or, On the road with a combination / by the author of “Fred Fearnot”
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:603129]

The Corsican brothers / by Alexander Dumas
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:607329]

[1] p.,The Sabbath Library > v. 1, no. 16

Sunbeam Susette / by Emma Leslie
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:607456]

Periodicals

Chicago Ledger (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:606690]

Our continent, v. I, no. 9, April 12, 1882

Our Continent (4 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:600981?lookfor=title%3Aapril]

Selection p. [1], The New York Ledger, v. XIII, no. 16, June 27, 1857

New York Ledger (4 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:333913?lookfor=title%3Ajune+-title%3Acopy]

[225[ p., The Weekly novelette, v. IV, no. 15, Saturday, December 25, 1858.

Weekly Novelette (featuring, The Smuggler; or, The Secrets of the coast : a legend of the land and ocean / by Sylvanus Cobb, Jr. all issues combined in a single wrapper)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:610849]

Joseph McGarrity Collection

Books

An essay of the great effects of even languid and unheeded motion : Whereunto is annexed An experimental discourse of some little observed causes of the insalubrity and salubrity of the air and its effects / by the honourable Robert Boyle Fellow of the Royal Society
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:603203]

Newspapers

Selection p. [1],T he Gaelic American, v. II, No. 52, December 30, 1905

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

Museum of Nursing Collection

Cadet Nurse Corps Records, 1943-1946, Insert from Photograph Album 1, of Elizabeth Lattell, [1943-1946]

Elizabeth Eleanor Lattell-Beardmore-McQuale Collection
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:605395]

Radnor Historical Society

Newspapers

p. [3],T he Suburban (Wayne Times Edition), v. 22, no. 9, June 8, 1906

The Suburban, Wayne Times Edition (34 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:609777]

Society of the Friendly Sons of St. Patrick

Front cover ,Program, 206th Annual Banquet, Society of the Friendly Sons of Saint Patrick, March 17, 1977

Annual Programs (5 added: 1977, 1982, 1984, 1988, 2009)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Collection/vudl:486743]

Villanova Digital Collection

Athletics

Front cover, Villanova University Basketball Brochure, 1969-1970

Villanova Basketball Media Guides (5 added for seasons 1969-1974)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:598054]


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Content Roundup – Second Week – February 2020

[8-9] p., The Story of Robin Hood

February continues with mild and clement weather and brings forth a crop of newly digitized resources for your reading and research needs. Notable this week are a number of Villanova Basketball media guides, more Dime Novels and story paper issues, two Belle Air yearbooks, as well as more issues of the Gaelic American newspaper from the Joseph McGarrity Collection.

Dime Novel and Popular Literature

Fiction

Turkey-Foot / by Capt. Latham C. Carleton
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:606566]

The Story of Robin Hood
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:607401]

Periodicals

Boys’ World (3 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:603978]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:603990]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:604003]

Chicago Ledger, v. LI, no. 29, Saturday, July 21, 1923

Chicago Ledger (2 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:576695]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:582041]

The New York Ledger, v. XIII, no. 9, May 9, 1857

New York Ledger (5 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:333913?lookfor=title%3Amay]

Portland Transcript (4 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:590827?lookfor=title%3Anovember+OR+title%3Aoctober&submit=Set]

Story Teller (4 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:600977?lookfor=title%3Aseptember]

Joseph McGarrity Collection

Newspapers

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

Newspapers

The Scranton Republican, Wednesday morning, November 26, 1884

Scranton Republican (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:599772]

Villanova Digital Collection

Yearbooks

[3] p., Belle Air 1957

Belle Air 1957
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:607646]

[163] p., Belle Air 1958

Belle Air 1958
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:607916]

Athletics

Basketball

Front cover, Villanova University Basketball Brochure, 1967-1968

Villanova Basketball Media Guides (8 added, for seasons 1960-1969)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:598054]

Front cover, Chicago Ledger, v. LI, no. 31, Saturday, August 4, 1923.


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Content Roundup – Last Week – January 2020

p, 26, Historical Marker application documents, Philadelphia Historical Commission, Saint Leo the Great Roman Catholic Church, January 2019

Newly digitized offerings this week include a variety of materials. Especially noteworthy materials include: an atlas of Pennsylvania from the John F. Smith, III and Susan B. Smith Antique Map Collection, a significant number of story paper and newspaper issues, and nine applications for historical designation for church buildings in the city submitted to the Philadelphia Historical Commission. In addition, more historic Villanova basketball programs and the 1956 Belle Air yearbook are also available!

Dime Novel and Popular Literature

Fiction

The Belle of Lynn; or, The miller’s daughter / by Charlotte M. Braeme
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:604107]

The Royal greens; or, The Scout of the Susquehanna : a tale of the valley of Wyoming / by Dr. J. H. Robinson
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:605323]

Paratextual Materials

Catalogue of Frank Tousey’s Popular Music
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:564114]

Periodials

The Independent, v. XLV, no. 2330, Thursday, July 27, 1893

The Independent (1 issue)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:589341]

Our Continent (5 issues)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:600981?lookfor=title%3Amarch]

Portland Transcript (7 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:590847]

Story Teller (4 issues)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:600977?lookfor=title%3Aaugust]

Youth’s Companion (4 issues)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:603964]

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

Plate 14, A geological hand atlas of the sixty-seven counties of Pennsylvania

A geological hand atlas of the sixty-seven counties of Pennsylvania
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:604364]

Joseph McGarrity Collection

Newspapers

Selection [1] p., The Gaelic American, v. II, No. 34, August 26, 1905

The Gaelic American (13 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:266848]

Pennsylvaniana

Celeste A. Morello Collection

p. 9, Historical Marker application documents, Philadelphia Historical Commission, Saint Thomas Aquinas Roman Catholic Church, May 2019

Historic designation applications (9 added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Collection/vudl:603864]

Villanova Digital Collection

Yearbooks

p. 173, Belle Air, 1956

Belle Air 1956
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:603595]

Athletics

Basketball

Basketball Schedules (9 added from 1939-1985)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:598779]


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Content Roundup – Third Week – January 2020

The Portland transcript, v. XV, no. 24, September 27, 1851

Newly digitized and available this week are a number of new materials including more issues of the Gaelic American newspaper, additional Dime Novel and Story Paper issues, and the Historical Marker application for the Philadelphia Church of the Annunication.

Dime Novel and Popular Literature

Fiction

Buffalo Bill’s big contract; or, Helping the railroad builders / by the author of “Buffalo Bill.”
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:602055]

What is her name?
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:603011]

Periodicals

The Boys’ world, v. 21, no. 4, January 28, 1922

The Boys’ World (3 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:603166]

Chicago Ledger, v. XXXVIII, no. 29, Saturday, July 16, 1910

Chicago Ledger (2 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:601490]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:601510]

New York Ledger (4 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:333913?lookfor=title%3Aapril]

Portland Transcript (4 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:590827?lookfor=title%3Aseptember]

The Story Teller (3 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:602095]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:602107]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:602119]

Joseph McGarrity Collection

Newspapers

The Gaelic American – Vol. I, No. 66, December 17, 1904.

The Gaelic American (11 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:266848]

Pennsylvaniana

Celeste A. Morello Collection

6a p., Historical Marker application documents …

Historical Marker application documents, Philadelphia Historical Commission, Church of the Annunication, Roman Catholic Church, April 2019
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:602199]


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Content Roundup – Second Week – January 2020

The Gaelic American, v. II, No. 27, July 8, 1905

This week we offer a host of newly digitized materials including Dime Novel and story paper issues, rare newspaper issues (for example The Gaelic American) and two noteworthy speeches from the Society of The Friendly Sons of St. Patrick for The Relief of Emigrants from Ireland.

Dime Novel and Popular Literature

Fiction

The black dwarf / by Sir Walter Scott (from the Arm Chair Library)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:602939]

Fred Fearnot’s great peril; or, Running down the counterfeiters / by author of Fred Fearnot (from Work and Win):
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:602015]

Periodicals

The Boys’ world, v. 20, no. 45, November 5, 1921

Boys’ World (11 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:601460]

Selection, [185] p.,T he Balance and Columbian repository, v. II, no. 24, Tuesday, June 14, 1803

Balance and Columbian Repository (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:583075]

The Examiner, no. 112, Sunday, Feb. 18, 1810

The Examiner (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:583965]

New England farmer, v. IV, no. 29, Friday, February 10, 1826

New England Farmer (2 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Collection/vudl:588833]

Detail, [p.1], The New York Ledger, v. XIII, no. 1, March 14, 1857

New York Ledger (3 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:600599]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:600611]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:600623]

Our continent, v. I, no. 1, February 15, 1882.

Our Continent (index + 2 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:600548]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:600556]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:600578]

Detail, [129 p.], The Portland transcript, v. XV, no. 17, August 9, 1851

Portland Transcript (12 issues added, one of which is a copy 2)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:590827]

Port Folio (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:589218]

Detail, [1 p.], The Story teller, v. I, no. 10, July 3, 1898.

Story Teller (3 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:600536]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:601014]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:601026]

Joseph McGarrity

Newspapers

Detail, [1 p.], The Gaelic American, v. II, No. 21, May 27, 1905

Gaelic American

1904: 11 issues added
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:589517]

1905: 25 issues added
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:280074]

The Society of The Friendly Sons of St. Patrick for The Relief of Emigrants from Ireland

Addresses and Speeches

Address / by Dáithí O’Ceallaigh … January 19, 1988
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:600988]

Address / by Mr. John Hume, Deputy Leader of the Social Democratic & Labour Party, Northern Ireland … Thursday, March 17, 1977
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:600956]


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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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Content Roundup – Second Week – November 2019

Photograph, Basketball (Varsity), NCAA Championship Team and President Ronald Reagan at the White House, 1985

For your reading and research pleasure this week we offer a number of newly digitized materials. Especially noteworthy are additional Villanova basketball photographs including the 1985 NCAA championship team, some very early story paper issues, and the newly acquired Astronomical Observations manuscript penned by the noted American writer H.P. Lovecraft.

Americana

H.P. Lovecraft Collection

[17] p. ; Astronomical observations

Astronomical observations / made by H.P. Lovecraft, 598, Angell St, Providence, R.I. U.S.A. years 1909-1915
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:593162]

Dime Novel and Popular Literature

Fiction

The red scourge; or, How Morgan, the buccaneer, stormed the citadel / by an old salt
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:588026]

Periodicals

Boston Weekly Magazine (2 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:589417]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:589425]

Chicago Ledger, v. XXXVIII, no. 9, Saturday, February 26, 1910

Chicago Ledger (2 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:591497]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:591517]

The Evening fire-side, or Weekly intelligence in the civil, natural, moral, literary and religious worlds, v. I, no. 19, seventh-day, 20th of fourth month, 1805

Evening Fire-side (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:582149]

The Graphic : an illustrated weekly newspaper, v. XVIII, no. 457, Saturday, August 31, 1878

The Graphic (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:583918]

Philadelphia Saturday Courier (2 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:591569]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:585462]

The Portland transcript, v. XIV, no. 27, October 19, 1850

Portland Transcript (3 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:592014]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:592026]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:592038]

The weekly museum, v. XVI, no. 15, [whole] no. 796, Saturday, April 14, 1804

Weekly Museum (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:582133]

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

A map of the country from Rariton River in East Jersey, to Elk Head in Maryland: shewing the several operations of the American & British armies, in 1776 & 1777 / Neele sc., Strand
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:584497]

Philadelphia Ceili Group

Fall Festival 1982, Tape #7, Side One
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:593584]

Villanova Digital Collection

Photograph, Basketball (Varsity), Rollie Massimino, Head Coach, 1980

Basketball Images (13 images added, including the 1985 NCAA championship team)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Collection/vudl:579126]

Falvey Memorial Library

Mosaic: News from Falvey Memorial Library (Fall 2019 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:592895]


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Content Roundup – First Week – November 2019

Newly digitized offerings this week include a variety of materials. Especially noteworthy are 3 additional maps from the John F. Smith, III and Susan B. Smith Antique Map Collection and a significant number of story paper and newspaper issues. In addition, more historic Villanova basketball photographs are also available!

Americana

Flyer, Providence Astronomical Society, [1909?]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:591735]

Dime Novel and Popular Literature

Fiction

Iron and steel; or, The Fall of Port Hudson / by Major A. F. Grant
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:588066]

Periodicals

Chicago Ledger (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:590282]

International Weekly Illustrated Ladies’ Journal, part 18, no. 36

International Weekly Illustrated Ladies’ Journal (5 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:583015]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:583035]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:583055]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:589578]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:589598]

The Philadelphia Saturday Courier, v. VII, no. 321, Saturday, May 20, 1837.

Philadelphia Saturday Journal (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:585478]

Portland Transcript (3 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:588118]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:588130]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:588142]

The Household, v. 6, no. 8, August, 1873

Household (3 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:588834]

Judge, v. 23, no. 561, July 16, 1892

Judge (2 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:589180]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:589199]

Street and Smith’s New York Weekly : a journal of useful knowledge, romance, amusement, & c. , v. 51, no. 11, January 4, 1896.

New York Weekly (21 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:302221?lookfor=id%3A%5B%22vudl%3A589000%22+TO+%22vudl%3A592000%22%5D]

The Odd fellow, v. XII, no. 21, Wednesday, February 12, 1851

Odd Fellow (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:582105]

Selectin, p. 5, Saturday Night, v. XXXIII, no. 41, Saturday, May 30, 1896

Saturday Night (5 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:570282?lookfor=title%3Amay]

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

Americae nova tabula / Auct. Guiljelmo Blaeuw
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:579434]

Carte de France : dressée pour l’usage du Roy / par Guillaume Delisle, premier geographe de Sa Majesté, de l’Académie Royale des sciences
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:584492]

The East Indies : including more particularly the British Dominions on the Continent of India / by the Revd. John Blair
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:579439]

Joseph McGarrity Collection

Newspapers

The Gaelic American

4 issues added: 1904
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:589517]

28 issues added: 1918 / 1919
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:266848]

Newspapers

Daily Cleveland Herald (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:580499]

Radnor Historical Society

The Suburban (Wayne Times Edition), v. 24, no. 8, May 22, 1908

The Suburban, Wayne Times Edition (1908: 10 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:581980]

Villanova Digital Collection

Athletics

Basketball Images (5 photographs added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Collection/vudl:579126]


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Content Roundup – Third Week – October 2019

Photograph, Basketball (Varsity), Robert McDonnell, Guard, [1940s]

This week we offer a horde of newly digitized materials for your research and enjoyment. Notable are: more Villanova basketball photographs, the next volume in the ongoing digitization of the Official Catholic Directory, Dime Novels and story papers issues, Irish music, and newspapers!

Catholica Collection

The Official Catholic Directory

The Catholic Almanac for 1848
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:585981]

Dime Novel and Popular Literature

Fiction

Old Broadbrim on the wrong case; or, Revenge after twenty years / by the author of “Old Broadbrim.”
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:588835]

Periodicals

Boys’ World (v. 17: 7 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:588614]

Detail, p. 68, Frank Leslie’s Chimney Corner, v. XVIII, no. 447, December 20, 1873

Chimney Corner (6 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:583605]

Philadelphia Saturday Courier (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:585470]

Portland Transcript (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:588094]

Detail p. 5, Saturday Night, v. XXXIII, no. 36, Saturday, April 25, 1896

Saturday Night (4 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:570282?lookfor=title%3Aapril]

The weekly museum, v. XII, no. 22, [whole] no. 594, Saturday, March 15, 1800

Weekly Museum (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:582117]

The Society of The Friendly Sons of St. Patrick for The Relief of Emigrants from Ireland

Front cover, Program, 167th Annual Banquet, Society of the Friendly Sons of St. Patrick, March 17, 1938

Annual Programs (9 programs added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:486743]

Historical Society of Montgomery County

National Defender (8 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:576559]

Joseph McGarrity Collection

Newspapers

Detail [1] p., The Gaelic American – Vol. I No. 29, April 2, 1904

The Gaelic American (1904: 3 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:589517]

Newspapers

Rutland herald, v. 35, no. 2, January 6, 1829

Rutland Herald (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:579283]

Radnor Historical Society

Newspapers

The Suburban (Wayne Times Edition), v. 24, no. 14, July 3, 1908

The Suburban, Wayne Times Edition (8 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:581980]

Philadelphia Ceili Group

1982 Fall Festival (Tape #6, Side Two)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:589678]

Villanova Digital Collection

Athletics

Photograph, Basketball, Presentation of Villanova College Alumni Association Most Valuable Player Award to Paul Arizin, March 1950.

Basketball Images (12 photographs added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:579126]


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Content Roundup – Second Week – October 2019

Photograph, Basketball (Varsity), Jim McMonagle ’63, [1959-1963]

Newly digitized this week are a number of important items including: more historic basketball photographs including photos of Al Severance (Head Coach, 1936-1961), players from the 30s and 40s, and Jim McMonagle ’63; all of the 2019 Honor’s theses; more Dime Novels; more issues of the National Defender newspaper; and other story paper issues!

Dime Novel and Popular Literature

Fiction

The Boy rifles; or, The Underground camp / by Archie C. Irons
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:578430]

Periodicals

The Boys’ world, v. IV, no. 43, October 28, 1905

The Boys’ World (5 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:577384]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:577396]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:577408]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:577420]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:577432]

Flag of Our Union (3 issues)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:528322?lookfor=title%3Anovember]

International Weekly Illustrated Ladies’ Journal, part 15, no. 30

International Weekly Illustrated Ladies’ Journal (2 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:582935]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:582955]

Detail, p. [1], Street and Smith’s New York Weekly : a journal of useful knowledge, romance, amusement, & c. , v. XXIX, no. 28, May 18, 1874

New York Weekly (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:579768]

Portland Transcript (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:570878]

Detail, p. [1], Saturday Night, v. XXXIII, no. 29, Saturday, March 7, 1896

Saturday Night (4 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:570282?lookfor=title%3Amarch]

Historical Society of Montgomery County

Detail, p. [2], National Defender, v. XX, no. 9, Tuesday, October 12, 1875, Whole Number: 997

National Defender (12 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:576559]

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

Carte particuliere de la côte du nord-ouest de l’Amérique reconnue par les frégates françaises la Boussole et l’Astrolabe en 1786
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:571277]

Terra Nova ac maris tractus circa Novam Franciam, Angliam, Belgium, Venezuelam, Novam Andalusiam, Guianam, et Brasiliam / F. de Wit
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:571341]

Antigua

Antigua surveyed by Robert Baker, Surveyor General of that island; engraved and improved by Thomas Jefferys
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:571294]

The island of Cuba with part of the Bahama banks & the Martyrs. / By Thos. Jefferys, geographer to His Majesty
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:571289]

Radnor Historical Society

Newspapers

The Suburban (Wayne Times Edition), v. 24, no. 15, July 10, 1908

The Suburban, Wayne Times Edition (12 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:581980]

The Society of The Friendly Sons of St. Patrick for The Relief of Emigrants from Ireland

Program, 203rd Annual Banquet, Society of the Friendly Sons of St. Patrick, March 18, 1974

Programs (6 programs added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:485093]

Villanova Digital Collection

Athletics

Photograph, Basketball (Varsity), Al Severance, Head Coach, 1935

Basketball images (8 added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:579126]

Undergraduate Honors Theses

2019 (13 theses added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:565016]


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