Afghan partisan serials collection, 1968-2011 14 manuscript boxes, 24 oversize boxes
Re-Imagining Collection, 1993-2016 3 Linear Feet
R. Stuart Hummel Family Papers, 1860-1976, bulk bulk 150 Linear Feet
Primarily fragments, these specimens were acquired to demonstrate the development of writing in the western world. A variety of scripts are represented, from Carolingian minuscule to the humanistic hands and the "cancelleresca."
Summary: THE ITALIAN OR THE CONFESSIONAL OF THE BLACK PENITENTS : A ROMANCE by Ann Radcliffe, edited with an introduction by Frederick Pond. Some pages are typed and some are pages of old editions. Includes note to the printer explaining the spacing on pages (June 14, 1930).
Summary: An edited version of the journal kept by Parsons during her trip overland from Wisconsin to California in 1850, edited with an introduction by Elene and Elizabeth Wilbur. The journal is the chronology of a trip undertaken by a young woman and her husband as they travelled from Janesville, Wisconsin to what was to become Oakland, California.