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Yale and New Haven stereograph collection

Call Number: RU 689
Overview: The materials consist of stereographs of Yale and New Haven, Connecticut from the late 19th century. The majority depict buildings, street scenes, views of the New Haven Green, East Rock Park, West Rock, and Fair Haven.
Dates: circa 1870-1880

Linus Yale papers

Call Number: MS 872
Overview: Family and business correspondence and financial records largely relating to the invention of the Yale Lock and Linus Yale's attempts to establish a sucessful business in Newport, New York, and Philadelphia. The papers of the Yale Lock company continue after the death of Linus Yale and contain documents on its financial reorganization and on suits against infringements of Yale Patents (1868-1870).Yale's intellectual and social life is revealed in his correspondence with Henry and Walter Brown,...
Dates: 1821-1873

Yale University and New Haven photograph album

Call Number: RU 1036
Overview: The album contains mounted photographs of Yale buildings and New Haven, Connecticut landmarks.
Dates: circa 1890

Yale University and New Haven photograph collection

Call Number: RU 1035
Overview: The materials consists of photographs documenting Yale and New Haven. The unsigned photographs were probably available for purchase for inclusion in class albums.
Dates: circa 1880-1899

Loveday Yates sketches of Yale University

Call Number: RU 640
Overview: The collection consists of pencil and charcoal drawings depicting scenes of Yale and New Haven, Connecticut drawn by Loveday Yates in the 1940s and 1950s.
Dates: circa 1940-1950

York Square Trustees records

Call Number: MS 1250
Overview: Minutes of meetings, financial and legal records, and correspondence of the York Square Trustees, organized in 1834 to maintain a park between Broadway and Ashmun Street in New Haven, Connecticut. Many of the papers document the Trustees' losing battle to maintain the park against the city of New Haven, the Hebrew Ladies' Orphan Society, and other institutions wishing to build on the land.
Dates: 1834-1926