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Content Roundup – First Week – March 2020

Negative, Basketball (Kenneth A. Harrison, No. 5), 1957

Newly digitized and available this week are a number of important resources. Notable materials include: over 100 photographic negatives depicting Villanova varsity basketball players and coaches, an atlas of the United States from 1870 from the John F. Smith, III and Susan B. Smith Antique Map Collection, a history of the early years of philanthropic work from the Society of The Friendly Sons of St. Patrick for The Relief of Emigrants from Ireland Collection, early issues of the rare Pennsylvania newspaper the Hanover Spectator, and rounding out this week’s offerings, yet more Dime Novels and story paper issues.

Dime Novel and Popular Literature

Fiction

The Indian spirit, or, Perils of the border : a story of Indian warfare / by Arthur L. Meserve (from Beadle’s Frontier Series)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:615319]

Periodicals

The Boys’ world, v. 21, no. 21, May 27, 1922

Boys’ World (4 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:603166?lookfor=title%3Amay]

Chicago Ledger, v. XXXVIII, no. 39, Saturday, September 24, 1910

Chicago Ledger (2 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:615894]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:615914]

Good Stories, v. XXX, no. 3, Old Series no. 351, June 1913

Good Stories (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:615423]

p. 6, Happy hours, v. XXX, no. 6, Whole no. 455, October 1908

Happy Hours (1 issue added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:615451]

Portland Transcript (5 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:590827?lookfor=title%3Ajanuary]

The Story teller, v. I, no. 31, November 27, 1898

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

Newspapers

Detail, [1] p., Hanover spectator, v. 4, no. 17, Wednesday morning, February 2, 1848

Hanover Spectator (9 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Collection/vudl:571385]

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

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

Statistical atlas of the United States : based on results of the ninth census 1870 with contributions from many eminent men of science and several departments of the government, 1874
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:611320]

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

Front cover

History of the Society of the Friendly Sons of St. Patrick for the relief of emigrants from Ireland of Philadelphia : March 17, 1771-March 17, 1892
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:604697]

Villanova Digital Collection

Athletics

Basketball

Front cover, Villanova University Basketball Brochure, 1975-1976

Villanova Basketball Media Guides (3 added, for seasons 1974-1977)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:598054]

Negative, Basketball (Studio Set-Up), 1956

Varsity basketball images (110 added from the Villanova University Negatives Collection, 1948-1958)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:579126]


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Content Roundup – Last Week – February 2020

This week may mark the end of February, but it doesn’t mark the end of excitement as we offer a set of newly digitized materials for your reading and research needs! Notable this week are: another year (1850) in the ongoing project to digitize the Official Catholic Directory; more Dime Novels; more photographs on the history of Basketball at Villanova, more issues of the Gaelic American from the Joseph McGarrity Collection.

Catholica Collection

Official Catholic Directory

The Metropolitan Catholic Almanac and Laity’s Directory for the year 1850
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:609973]

Dime Novel and Popular Literature Collection

Fiction

Fred Fearnot’s skate for life; or, Winning the “Ice Flyers'” pennant / by Hal Standish
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:610327]

The sea king / by Captain Marryat (from the Arm Chair Library)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:612325]

Bullet head; or, The Indian trailer / by Captain Latham C. Carleton (from Beadle’s Frontier Series)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:613112]

[1] p. Rose, Robin, and Little May.

Rose, Robin, and Little May (from Sabbath Library)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:612285]

Periodicals

Front cover, Chicago Ledger, v. XXXVIII, no. 34, Saturday, August 20, 1910

Chicago Ledger (2 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:612776]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:612796]

Selection [1] p., The New York Ledger, v. XIII, no. 19, July 18, 1857

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

[49] p.,The Weekly novelette, v. III, no. 4, Saturday, April 10, 1858

Weekly Novelette (2 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:614433]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:614453]

Joseph McGarrity Collection

Newspapers

The Irishman: a unique monthly journal (2 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:615318]

The Gaelic American (1904: 20 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:589517]

Villanova Digital Collection

Athletics

Basketball

Negative, Basketball (Alexander G. Severance (Coach)), 1947

Basketball images (20 added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:579126]


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Content Roundup – Fourth Week – February 2020

Selection, [305] p., Franklin’s Miscellany : A cheerful companion for the lovers of science and literature, natural history and useful information, v. II, no. 91, Saturday, September 7, 1839

A host of new content is available for reading and study this week. Notable materials include: 41 issues of the rare newspaper “Franklin’s Miscellany” from 1838, over 20 more issues of the Gaelic American newspaper, and the book by Dan Breen “My fight for Irish freedom” which features an introduction by Joseph McGarrity.

Dime Novel and Popular Literature

Fiction

The death rangers : a tale of the Tankawana Valley in 1730 / by Louis Lamorie (from Beadle’s Frontier Series)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:612181]

Periodicals

[1] p., The Boys’ world, v. 21, no. 14, April 8, 1922

Boys’ World (2 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:605991]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:606003]

[1] p., Chicago Ledger, v. XXXVIII, no. 31, Saturday, July 30, 1910

Chicago Ledger (2 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:610287]
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:610307]

[17] p., Franklin’s Miscellany : A cheerful companion for the lovers of science and literature, natural history and useful information, v. II, no. 55, Saturday, December 29, 1838.

Franklin’s Miscellany (index + 41 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:588832]

[241] p., Our continent, v. I, no. 16, May 31, 1882

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

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

The Story teller, v. I, no. 27, October 30, 1898

Story Teller (5 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:600977?lookfor=title%3Aoctober]

Joseph McGarrity Collection

Books

“Dan Breen”, [ii], My fight for Irish freedom

My fight for Irish freedom / by Dan Breen ; with an introduction by Joseph McGarrity (Philadelphia)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:609041]

Newspapers

Selection, [1] p., The Gaelic American – Vol. IV No. 14, April 6, 1907, Whole Number 186

The Gaelic American (24 issues added)
[https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:266848]


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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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