Skip to main content

COVID-19 Update

Read the Library Reopening FAQ and other COVID-19 updates. Library staff are providing online services and support.

Series Accession 2020-M-0004: Additional Material, 1864

 Series
Call Number: MS 450, Series Accession 2020-M-0004

Scope and Contents

This accession comprises a photograph, dated 1864, of Benjamin Silliman's library. There is a manuscript description of the library's family history on the photograph's verso.

Dates

  • 1864

Conditions Governing Access

From the Collection: Series II, General Correspondence, boxes 18-23 (NOTE the exclusion of box 24), and Series III, Diaries, Journals, Reminiscences, and Manuscripts, Boxes 25-31 are available on microfilm. Patrons must use FILM HM 140 instead of originals.

The materials are open for research.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Daniel Carroll Joynes, 2019.

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Creator

Part of the Manuscripts and Archives Repository

Contact:
Yale University Library
P.O. Box 208240
New Haven CT 06520-8240 US
(203) 432-1735
(203) 432-7441 (Fax)

Location

Sterling Memorial Library
Room 147
120 High Street
New Haven, CT 06511

Opening Hours