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Content Roundup – Last Week – April 2021

Program, Villanova Interscholastic, Track and Field, Saturday May 11, 1940

Here is an overview of the the newly digitized, online this week! Noteworthy are early newspaper issues, a dissertation by the Augustinian author Guillaume Bonjour, O.S.A. from 1696, more dime novels, and Villanova track and field programs.

Contributions from Augustinian Theologians and Scholars

Dissertatio de nomine patriarchae Josephi a pharaone imposito in defensionem vulgatae editionis …
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:635479]

Dime Novel and Popular Literature

Fiction

The twin lieutenants / by Alexander Dumas
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:648039]

Diamond Dick, Jr.’s tricky telegrams; or, The new schoolmarm at Sugar Notch / by W. B. Lawson
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:641310]

Ralph’s flight from Governor’s Island; or, A friend in the enemy camp / by Beverley Kennon
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:643687]

Periodicals

Boys’ World (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:647269]

New York Ledger (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:647987]

Portland Transcript (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:642703]

Saturday Night (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:646251]

Newspapers

The London Gazette, no. 905, from Monday, July 20, to Thursday, July 23, 1674

The London Gazette (3 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:648587]

Villanova Digital Collection

College and University Functions

Villanova Singers (Invitation), April 14, 1963
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:646347]

Track and Field

Track and Field Interscholastic Programs (4 items added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:640803]

Photograph, Sister Liberty Bell, 2003

The Sister Liberty Bell photos (5 photos added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:648527]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:648551]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:648521]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:648539]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:648533]


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Content Roundup – Third Week – 2021

Signature, Letter, To: Mrs. Mary C. Audenried From: William T. Sherman, April 21, 1885

This week sees the addition of materials digitized recently, including more Dime Novels and Story Papers and newly acquired letters written from William T. Sherman to Mrs. Mary C. Audenried, widow of Sherman’s longtime aide-de-camp.

Dime Novel and Popular Literature

Diamond Dick, Jr.’s substitute; or, A blockade that was raised / by W. B. Lawson
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:641270]

Love’s labor won / by E.D.E.N. Southworth
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:646739]

Phil on special duty; or, Fun and mystery in camp / by Beverley Kennon
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:643647]

Periodicals

Weekly Novelette (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:647249]

Boys’ World (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:646299]

Detail, [1] p., The New York Ledger, v. XX, no. 5, April 2, 1864

New York Ledger (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:646287]

Portland Transcript (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:642691]

Front cover, Sunday Magazine of the Sunday Record-Herald, November 17, 1912

Sunday Magazine of the Sunday Record-Herald (2 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:647327]

Sunday Magazine of the Sunday Star (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:646564]

Front cover, Sunday Magazine of the New-York Tribune, July 5, 1908

Sunday Magazine of the New-York Tribune (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:646612]

Detail, p. 8, The illustrated police news, law courts and weekly record, v. 32, no. 829, September 16, 1882

The Illustrated Police News, Law Courts and Weekly (4 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:646719]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:646699]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:646679]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:646659]

Manuscript

Letter, To: Mrs. Mary C. Audenried From: William T. Sherman, November 2, 1886

William T. Sherman Correspondence (5 letters added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:647248]


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Content Roundup – First and Second Weeks – April 2021

Detail p. 1, Color cover illustration: “The Volcano of Vesuvius in Eruption”, Saturday Globe, v. 18, no. 20, Saturday, October 1, 1898

This double week Content Roundup features the most recent content digitized from Distinctive Collections including a number of treasures including an early survey of the land that will become Villanova College, the first known Alumni Association minute book as well as more Dime Novels and story papers. Notable as well are issues of the Saturday Globe newspaper reputed to be the first United States national newspaper; this Utica New York published weekly newspaper also was one of the first to regularly feature a full color cover illustration on the front page, often graphically portraying an event such as a disaster or war (note the above illustration of the then current eruption of Vesuvius).

Dime Novel and Popular Literature

Fiction

Front cover, An enemy to the rescue; or, Trooper Phil’s narrow escape / by Beverley Kennon

Red, White & Blue (3 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:643609]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:642260]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:643463]

Diamond Dick, Jr. (2 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:640990]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:641152]

Neva’s choice : a sequel to “Neva’s three lovers” / by Mrs. Harriet Lewis
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:643198]

Frank Merriwell on the road : or, The show that broke records / by Burt L. Standish
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:645960]

Periodicals

Boys’ World (3 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:642607]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:642619]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:642631]

Portland Transcript (2 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:642667]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:642679]

Front cover, Illustrated Sunday Magazine of the Denver Republican, December 25, 1910

Illustrated Sunday Magazine of the Denver Republican (4 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:646194]

New York Ledger (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:646275]

Detail p. 1, Saturday Night, v. V, no. 42, Saturday, July 11, 1868

Saturday Night (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:646239]

Masthead, Sporting Item, v.1, no. 7, March 19, 1892

Sporting Item (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:645942]

The illustrated police news, law courts and weekly record (2 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:645866]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:645886]

Weekly Novelette (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:642751]

Newspapers

Front cover detail, “The Battle of Vinegar Hill”, Saturday Globe, v. 17, no. 40, Saturday, February 19, 1898

Saturday Globe (7 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:646198]

Villanova Digital Collection

p. 1, “February 15, 1856”, Jug Book

Jug Book, Recordings of Students’ Misconduct, 1856
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:644711]

Detail 1 p., Minute Book Villanova Alumni Association

Alumni Association book, 1875-1885
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:644131]

Survey, Draft of a Plantation late the Estate of John Rudolph

Survey, Draft of a Plantation late the Estate of John Rudolph decd. situate in Radnor Township, Delaware County, Surveyed Nov. 1, 1839
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:643603]

Enrollment Management Records, 1855-2008

List of Students, classes, and examinations, 1866-1867
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:642832]

List of students, 1868-1870

List of Students, 1868-1870
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:642888]

University Catalogues

Villanova College Bulletin, Saturday Morning Session, 1936-37, v. 62, no. 3, part 3, September 1936
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:645661]

Bulletin of Villanova University, Graduate and Part-time Sessions, 1955-1956
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:645683]

Bulletin of Villanova University, Graduate and Part-time Sessions, 1956-1957
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:645734]


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Content Roundup – Last week – March 2021

Broadside, “Proclamation”, June 28, 1922 / Army Executive of the Irish Republican Army

This week we again offer newly digitized materials as well as additional content digitized in the spring! Especially noteworthy are early newspaper issues, more Dime Novels, additional photographs of Connelly Center, early Villanova Commencement Day awards of premiums (degrees), and several rare pamphlets and broadsides from the Joseph McGarrity Collection.

Dime Novels and Popular Literature

Fiction

Diamond Dick, Jr. at Deep Gulch; or, Handsome Harry and his thirty-eight pops / by W. B. Lawson
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:642487]

Ralph’s promotion; or, In command of an enemy’s Ironclad / by Beverley Kennon
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:642220]

My mother’s rival / by Charlotte M. Braeme
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:642182]

Non-Fiction

Book of 1,000 facts in history : an accurate compilation

Multum in Parvo Library (2 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:638621]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:638641]

Periodicals

The New York Ledger, v. XX, no. 1, March 5, 1864

New York Ledger (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:642643]

The Boys’ World (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:642727]

Detail, p. [1], Saturday Night, v. V, no. 40, Saturday, June 27, 1868

Saturday Night (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:642595]

Joseph McGarrity Collection

Books

Appeal for the Irish School Children of Connemara, to provide food for them and support for the Irish language

Appeal for the Irish School Children of Connemara, to provide food for them and support for the Irish language
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:522442]

Broadside, “Proclamation”, June 28, 1922 / Army Executive of the Irish Republican Army
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:522936]

Declaration of Principles adopted by the National Convention of the Friends of Irish Freedom, Hotel Aster, New York, December 10 and 11, 1921

Declaration of Principles adopted by the National Convention of the Friends of Irish Freedom, Hotel Aster, New York, December 10 and 11, 1921
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:522923]

Newspapers

The National Gazette and Literary Register, v. 4, no. 477, Thursday, March 18, 1824

The National Gazette and Literary Register (5 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:642592]

Villanova Digital Collection

Connelly Center Photographs

Photograph, Connelly Center (Interior, Staircase), undated.

Connelly Center (Interior)(11 color photos and 2 Negatives added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:620532]

Photograph, Connelly Center (Interior), August 15, 1997.

Connelly Center, 1997 (Renovation?) (11 photos added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:642594]

Enrollment management records

Annual distributions of premiums, Villanova College, Commencement Day, June 30, 1880

Annual distributions of premiums, Villanova College, Commencement Day, June 30, 1880
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:642772]

Annual distributions of premiums, Villanova College, circa 1870-1879

Annual list of premiums (awards) (3 added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:642529]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:642557]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:642808]


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Content Roundup – Third Week – March 2021

Photograph, Rev. John P. Stack, O.S.A., 1994

This week sees the addition of materials digitized recently, including more Dime Novels and Story Papers, more early newspaper issues, and photos of Rev. John P. Stack, O.S.A. and of the the Belle Air mansion.

Dime Novel and Popular Literature

Fiction

Jenny Harlowe / by W. Clark Russell
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:639208]

Diamond Dick, Jr. (2 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:640886]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:640806]

Peril in port; or, Ralph’s important prize / by Beverley Kennon.

Red, White and Blue (3 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:642055]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:642095]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:641832]

Non-Fiction

Thirteen / by Noel Dunbar

Multum in Parvo Library (2 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:638581]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:638601]

Periodicals

Frank Leslie’s Chimney Corner, v. XI, no. 286, November 19, 1870

Frank Leslie’s Chimney Corner (2 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:639018]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:639038]

Portland Transcript (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:642340]

Joseph McGarrity Collection

Newspapers

The Irishman (6 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:615318?type=AllFields&page=5]

Newspapers

Detail, [1] p.,Newburyport Herald and Country Gazette, v. 4, no. 74, Friday, July 3, 1801

Newburyport Herald and Country Gazette (2 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:642446]

Detail from [1] p., with stamp: “Greenock Coffee Room”, The Morning Chronicle, no. 11,587, Monday, July 7, 1806

The Morning Chronicle (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:629450]

The London Chronicle, or Universal Evening Post (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:629242]

Bloomville Mirror, v. 9, no. 13, Tuesday, August 30, 1859

Bloomville Mirror (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:632186]

Detail, [1] p., “Mr. Adams’ Opinions”, New-Hampshire Patriot, no. 6, May 23, 1809, Whole Number: 32

New-Hampshire Patriot (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:626676]

The Philadelphia Saturday news, and literary gazette (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:634588]

Villanova Digital Collection

University Personnel

Photograph, Rev. John P. Stack, O.S.A., 1990s.

Rev. John P. Stack, O.S.A. (9 photos added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:620509?type=AllFields&filter%5B%5D=topic_facet%3A%22Stack%2C+John+P.%2C+O.S.A.%22]

Campus: Buildings, Scenes, and Views

Photograph, Belle Air Mansion (Exterior), 1900s

Belle Air Mansion (3 photos added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:620490?type=AllFields&filter%5B%5D=topic_facet%3A%22Villanova+University+–+Belle+Air+Mansion%22]


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Content Roundup – First and Second Weeks – March 2021

Order of Ranks, 1871

This week sees the addition of materials digitized recently, including more Dime Novels and Story Papers, and historical Villanova enrollment records.

Dime Novel and Popular Literature

Fiction

Mr. Meeson’s will / by H. Rider Haggard
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:638509]

Diamond Dick, Jr.’s newspaper; or, A threat that failed to work / by W.B. Lawson

Diamond Dick, Jr. (2 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:640650]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:640846]

Coralie / by Charlotte M. Braeme

Coralie / by Charlotte M. Braeme
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:641539]

Non-Fiction

Secrets of New York.

Multum in Parvo Library (4 items added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:639094]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:639114]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:638437]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:638417]

Periodicals

p. [193], Frank Leslie’s Chimney Corner, v. XI, no. 273, August 20, 1870

Frank Leslie’s Chimney Corner (3 issues)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:638958]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:599820?lookfor=title%3Aseptember]

Portland Transcript (2 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:637877]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:637889]

Practical Housekeeper and Ladies’ Fireside Companion (3 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Collection/vudl:637678]

The People’s Home Journal, v. XVIII, no. 8, August 1903

People’s Home Journal (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:641892]

p. [17], The Weekly novelette, v. IV, no. 2, Saturday, September 25, 1858.

Weekly Novelette (volume cover + 2 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:641872]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:641513]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:641519]

Villanova Digital Collection

List of Students, 1876-1877

Enrollment Management Records (5 items added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:641986]


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Content Roundup – Last week – February 2021

Photograph, Augustinians playing ping-pong (St. Thomas of Villanova Monastery Common Room), 1948

This week sees the addition of materials digitized earlier, including more Dime Novels and Story Papers, more early newspapers as well as Villanova athletics and other photographs.

Dime Novel and Popular Literature Collection

Fiction

Hinton Hall / by Mrs. May Agnes Fleming
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:640936]

Diamond Dick, Jr.’s worst enemy; or, The short stop to a ride in the flume / by W. B. Lawson
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:640610]

Paratextual Materials

he Saturday Blade and The Chicago Ledger agent appointment card], To: Linwood Longee, September 17, 1891

Chicago Ledger ephemera (1 item added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:631600]

Periodicals

Frank Leslie’s Chimney Corner, v. X, no. 252, March 26, 1870

Frank Leslie’s Chimney Corner (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:638321]

Girls’ Companion (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:639615]

The Portland transcript, v. XVIII, no. 37, December 23, 1854

Portland Transcript (4 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:574014?lookfor=title%3Adecember]

Old ocean : selections from The Youth’s companion

Selections from The Youth’s Companion (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:637542]

Newspapers

New-York American (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:640977]

The Morning Republican, Monday, January 3, 1876

The Morning Republican (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:633195]

Villanova Digital Collection

Track and Field Images (10 negatives added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:640801]

Program, Field and Track Day, June 5, 1915

Program, Field and Track Day, June 5, 1915
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:641054]

Personnel (2 photographs added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:620509]

Campus Buildings

Photograph, Villanova College Library (Interior) Irish Cultural Exhibit (Rev. James Donnellon, O.S.A., Mr. Thomas Falvey and Honorable John J. Hearne), September 22, 1955.
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:641030]

University Functions

Photograph, Convocation (Conferring Honorary Degree on John Hearne, Irish ambassador, Rev. Joseph Dougherty, O.S.A., Very Rev. Joseph A. Hickey, O.S.A., Augustinian Prior General and Rev. Francis X. N. McGuire, O.S.A., President, September 22, 1950
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:641036]


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Content Roundup – Third Week – February 2021

This week sees the addition of materials digitized earlier, including more Dime Novels and Story Papers, the rare Irish literary magazine Beltaine edited by W.B. Yeats, and historical Villanova track and field photographs.

Dime Novel and Popular Literature

Fiction

Diamond Dick, Jr.’s torpedo; or, A train that could not be flagged / by W. B. Lawson
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:640570]

The siege of Granada / by Sir E. Bulwer Lytton
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:637348]

Nick Carter in Wall Street; or, Tracking a stolen fortune / by the author of “Nick Carter.”
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:640690]

Non-Fiction

How to conduct a small mail order business / hints and helps by W.E. Skinner.
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:637634]

Periodicals

The Boys’ World (2 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:588614?lookfor=title%3Amarch]

Frank Leslie’s Chimney Corner, v. X, no. 241, January 8, 1870

Frank Leslie’s Chimney Corner (1 issue)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:638301]

Portland Transcript (3 issues added)
[http://hades.library.villanova.edu/diglibmaster/Item/vudl:574014?lookfor=title%3Anovember]

Joseph McGarrity Collection

Newspapers

Beltaine, no. 1, May, 1899

Beltaine (2 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Collection/vudl:640710]

Villanova Digital Collection

Photograph, Track (Varsity), 1924-1925

Track and Field (5 photographs added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:640801]

Photograph, Villanova College Library (Irish Cultural Exhibit) Honorable John J. Hearne and Owen Hunt, 1955

Irish Cultural Exhibit (2 photographs added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:640789]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:640795]


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Content Roundup – Early February – 2021

Title page, Ireland illustrated; containing the topographical history of the principal cities …, 1843. Bound with: The Irish Penny Magazine.

This week sees the addition of materials digitized earlier, including more Dime Novels and Story Papers and more early newspapers. Of particular note are issues of the Irish Penny Magazine from the Joseph McGarrity Collection.

Americana

Magazines

Social Justice (4 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:640550]

Collier’s (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:639823]

Dime Novel and Popular Literature

Fiction

Love conquers pride, or, Where peace dwelt / by Mrs. Alex. McVeigh Miller
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:638661]

Neva’s three lovers : a novel / by Mrs. Harriet Lewis
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:639928]

Pretty Polly Pemberton / by Mrs. Frances Hodgson Burnett
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:637134]

The mysterious key / by Louisa M. Alcott
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:637170]

Periodicals

People’s Home Journal (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:639627]

Boys’ World (3 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:588614?lookfor=title%3Afebruary]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:639519]

Frank Leslie’s Chimney Corner, v. IX, no. 231, October 30, 1869

Frank Leslie’s Chimney Corner (5 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:638281]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:640464]

The Girls’ companion, v. 16, no. 46, November 17, 1917

Girls’ Companion (3 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:640563]

New York Ledger (3 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:637973]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:630035?lookfor=title%3Aoctober]

Portland Transcript (6 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:574014?lookfor=title%3Aoctober]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:574014?lookfor=title%3Aseptember]

Joseph McGarrity Collection

Newspapers

Frontispiece, Ireland illustrated; containing the topographical history of the principal cities bound with The Irish Penny Magazine

The Irish Penny Magazine (13 issues and bound with titles + cover and frontispiece)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:640463]

Newspapers

New York Daily Tribune, v. 24, no. 7,482, Thursday March 30, 1865

New York Daily Tribune (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:632194]

The Morning Republican, Monday, January 3, 1876

The Morning Republican (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:633195]


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Content Roundup – middle to late January 2021

A story of the sawdust : the pathetic history of “Old Props'” darling.

A New Year and another set of newly digitized materials for your research and reading pleasure. This roundup selection includes more popular culture content including some non-fiction titles, Dime Novels, and story paper issues, and additional nursing history materials from the Museum of Nursing History.

Catholica

St. Agatha’s Church, Meadville, Pennsylvania: seventy-five years of history, 1849-1924 / Rev. Andrew J Weschler Pastor
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:635633]

Dime Novel and Popular Literature

Fiction

Our Jonesville folks / by Josiah Allen’s wife

Our Jonesville folks / by Josiah Allen’s wife
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:637062]

Truth is always best / by Mary and Elizabeth Kirby
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:638457]

Winifred Bertram / by the author of “The Schonberg-Cotta family”
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:637420]

Dick Oakley’s adventures; or, The secret of a great exhibit / Clarence Converse

Brave and Bold Series (3 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:633423]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:633463]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:633503]

On time : or, Bound to get there / by Oliver Optic
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:625785]

A Golden Shower; or, the Boy Banker of Wall Street and other stories / by a Self-Made Man
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:285003]

Non-Fiction

Ten Cent Hand Books (2 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:625242]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:639134]

Volume of anecdotes.

Multum in Parvo Library (4 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:625591]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:637614]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:635300]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:635320]

Periodicals

Comfort, v. XXX, no. 6, April 1918

Comfort (2 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:638091]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:638055]

Chicago Ledger, v. XLV, no. 52, Saturday, December 29, 1917

Chicago Ledger (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:639352]

Portland Transcript (3 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:637654]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:637284]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:637296]

Boy’s World (2 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:639671]

New York Ledger (2 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:637913]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:637925]

Street & Smith’s Literary Album, v. 9, no. 209, December 18, 1869

Street & Smith’s Literary Album (3 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Collection/vudl:639205]

Weekly Ledger (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:626748]

Joseph McGarrity Collection

Books

Lava Lane, and other poems / by Nathalia Crane
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:635751]

Museum of Nursing History

NYUS Victory – v.1, n.1 August 21, 1945 from: Scrapbook (Part 3) of Jessie Margaret Ada Mutch

Scrapbook (Part 3) of Jessie Margaret Ada Mutch, [1943 – 1946].
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:636114]

A disbound scrapbook album on brittle paper, assembled by Jessie Margaret Ada Mutch, from her time in the U.S. Army Nurse Corps, serving in the European Theater of Operations, mostly France, 1942-1946. This section contains items from the end of the war and after, 1943-1946, including: correspondence on commendation and other notecards and letters; invitation, program, menu, and guest list for dinner in honor of doctors and nurses returned from duty, March 21 1946; newspaper and newsletter clippings and articles from publications such as Stars and Stripes, Yank: the Army Weekly, and the ship’s newspaper of the SS N.Y.U.-Victory, August 21-26, 1945, troop transport ship returning units from Europe to the U.S.

From: Packet (1) of Jessie Margaret Ada Mutch

Packet (1) of Jessie Margaret Ada Mutch, 1944 – 1961.
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:636236]

Packet of papers assembled by Jessie Margaret Ada Mutch, from her time in the U.S. Army Nurse Corps as Major, then Lieutenant colonel, and transfer to the U.S. Army Retired Reserve. Contains letters, certificates, forms, and worksheets on commissions and commendations, 1944-1961.

Newspapers

The Saturday blade, v. XXXII, no. 38, Saturday, February 28, 1920

Saturday Blade (2 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:638021]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:638039]

Villanova Digital Collection

Graduate Theses

The Effect of Gender on Tickle Sensitivity: A Test of the Interpersonal Theory of Tickle
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:639672]


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