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Antiquarian bookseller catalog collection

 Collection
Call Number: X346
Overview: Antiquarian bookseller catalogs collected by Yale University Library.
Dates: circa 1747 - circa 1993

Stanley Yale Beach papers

 Collection
Call Number: GEN MSS 802
Overview: The papers primarily contain correspondence between Stanley Yale Beach and his family, friends, and colleagues in the aeronautical and engineering fields. The bulk of the collection is his correspondence with engineers and manufacturers, in particular those in Germany, as well as with his friend, poet Harry Arthur Powell. A small group of files reveal Beach's investigation into the missing French aviators Charles Nungesser and François Coli, and his relationship with the New York clairvoyant...
Dates: 1911-1948, bulk 1917-1933

The Paul Bekker Papers

 Collection
Call Number: MSS 50
Overview: Correspondence and other writings, photographs, music, and additional materials by and about the German music critic Paul Bekker (1882-1937)
Dates: 1883-1937 (bulk)

Collection of book illustrations

 Collection
Call Number: AOB 75
Overview: This collection comprises illustrations salvaged from damaged bound volumes.
Dates: 1793-20th century

Charles William Bradley Papers

 Collection
Call Number: GEN MSS 325
Overview: Notes and correspondence kept by Charles William Bradley, circa 1841-1860. Notes chiefly pertain to Bradley's study of the forenames and surnames in various nations. The remaining notes and correspondence pertain to his time in China (primarily Singapore) while an American consul--these notes relate to Chinese history, language, and climate.
Dates: circa 1841-1860

Chlingensperg family diaries

 Collection
Call Number: GEN MSS 1495
Overview: The Chlingensperg Family Diaries, which span from 1769 to 1830, contain diaries kept by four members of a prominent Bavarian family: Joseph Maria Bernhard von Chlingensperg, Joseph von Chlingensperg auf Berg, Karoline von Chlingensperg, and Joseph von Chlingensperg. The subject matter of the entries ranges from financial and professional records to details of the sexual affairs of Joseph von Chlingensperg auf Berg.
Dates: 1769-1830

Collection of Bookplates by Alfred Cossmann

 Collection
Call Number: BKP 70
Overview: The collection contains bookplates by Alfred Cossmann, an Austrian graphic artist and engraver.
Dates: 1902-1944

Ernst Curtius Papers

 Collection
Call Number: GEN MSS 1025
Overview: Papers relating to the history and archaeology of ancient Greece and Rome, including autograph manuscript notes and lectures, clippings of writings by Curtius, and clippings of reviews of his writings, circa 1830s-1890s; albumen photographs, drawings, and printed and manuscript maps documenting archaeological excavations in Olympia and other sites in Greece, circa 1850s-1890s; and a few autograph letters, signed, to Curtius from unidentified correspondents, 1860s-1880s.
Dates: circa 1830s-1896, bulk 1860-1896

Curt von Faber du Faur papers

 Collection
Call Number: YCGL MSS 23
Overview: The collection consists of material generated by Curt von Faber du Faur as author, collector, literary historian, curator of the Yale Collection of German Literature, and Yale faculty member. Material comprises writings, including drafts of literary and critical works, articles, lectures, and essays; correspondence; and personal papers.
Dates: circa 1936-1966

Fashion and costume plate collection

 Collection
Call Number: DRA 5
Overview: The collection consists of plates, scrapbooks, and dress pattern catalogs, depicting European and American fashion, costume, and national dress primarily from the 18th and 19th centuries.
Dates: 1700-1900

The Siegrun H. Folter Collection of Heinrich Funk Materials

 Collection
Call Number: MSS 148
Overview: The collection contains material related to Siegrun Folter's research on the music of German composer Heinrich Funk (1893-1981). Materials include music, correspondence, clippings, notes, programs and a draft of a thematic index for Funk's music (written/compiled by Folter).
Dates: 1923-1983

Trude Geiringer photographs and scrapbook

 Collection
Call Number: GEN MSS 1700
Overview: The collection consists of gelatin silver photographic prints, photograph albums, and a scrapbook created by Austrian photographer Trude Geiringer. Albums contain studio portraits and travel photographs of Austria, the Swiss Alps, Rome, and pre-World War II Yugoslavia in regions of present-day Croatia and Slovenia. Also included is a picture postcard featuring a portrait of actor Werner Krauss. The scrapbook contains newspaper and magazine clippings of images taken by Atelier Geiringer und...
Dates: 1927–1937, undated

Harold Jackson Gordon Jr. papers

 Collection
Call Number: MS 246
Overview: Correspondence from civilians and former army officers in Germany relating to Gordon's dissertation: The Reichswehr and the German Republic, 1919-1926 (Yale University, 1953). The letters from the civilians written between 1946 and 1951 discuss their recollections of the Nazi movement and contemporary economic and political conditions in Germany. The letters on the German army, responding to a questionnaire sent by Gordon are from Germany army officers, a British general, a German member of the...
Dates: 1916-1978

Bertita Harding Writings

 Collection
Call Number: YCAL MSS 485
Overview: The Bertita Harding writings consists of drafts and setting copies, typescript and typescript carbon, corrected, for Harding's biographical and historical works from the 1930s and 1950s.
Dates: 1935-1955

Thomas de Hartmann Papers

 Collection
Call Number: MSS 46
Overview: Music, correspondence and other papers, photographs, and additional materials by and about the Russian composer Thomas de Hartmann (1886-1956)
Dates: 1902-1982 (inclusive), 1902-1982 (inclusive), 1902-1982 (inclusive)

Collection of German heraldry materials

 Collection
Call Number: BKP 110
Overview: This collection comprises printed illustrations of German coats of arms, individually mounted and labeled, as well as reproductions of early German bookplates and other supporting reference material related to German heraldic devices.
Dates: late 18th century-early 20th century

Zbigniew Herbert papers

 Collection
Call Number: GEN MSS 527
Overview: The collection consists chiefly of correspondence and writings relating to Zbigniew Herbert from 1968-1989. There is personal and professional correspondence with Polish literary and cultural figures, publishers, translators and scholars. Noteworthy correspondents include Stanislaw Baranczak, Jozef Czapski, Gustaw Herling-Grudzinski, Konstanty Jelenski, Alina Kalczynska, Susan Sontag, Jacek Trznadel, Petar Vujicic and Adam Zagajewski. Writings include holograph and typescript drafts of essays...
Dates: 1968-1989

The Paul Hindemith Collection

 Collection
Call Number: MSS 47
Overview: Music, correspondence and other papers, photographs, and additional materials by and about the German composer Paul Hindemith (1895-1963).
Dates: 1901-1993, inclusive

Semen and Pavel I︠U︡shkevich papers

 Collection
Call Number: GEN MSS 290
Overview: Writings and correspondence by or relating to the I︠U︡shkevich brothers and their family. Includes family photographs, and corrected typescripts of stories, plays and screenplays in Russian and in translation.
Dates: 1892-1985, bulk 1892-1930

George Ivask papers

 Collection
Call Number: GEN MSS 93
Overview: The papers document George Ivask's work as a literary editor, and in particular, his publication of émigré poetry in Na zapade; antologiia russkoi zarubezhnoi (an anthology) and Opyty (a literary journal). The letters of Russian émigré poets and writers document their life in the United States and the papers also contain their literary manuscripts. Photographs consists of pictures of Ivask's friends and colleagues.
Dates: 1913-1963, bulk 1940-1960