Showing Collections: 41–56 of 56
- Subject: Collectors and collecting X
- Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library 33
- Yale Center for British Art, Institutional Archives 9
- Yale Center for British Art, Rare Books and Manuscripts 6
- Manuscripts and Archives 5
- Lewis Walpole Library 3
- English 53
- French 7
- German 5
- Latin 2
- Multiple languages 2
- Dutch; Flemish 1
- Estonian 1
- Italian 1
- Russian 1
- Spanish; Castilian 1 ∧ less
- Mellon, Paul 6
- Yale University 6
- Babb, James T. (James Tinkham), 1899-1968 5
- Yale Center for British Art 5
- Tinker, Chauncey Brewster, 1876-1963 4
- Wilder, Thornton, 1897-1975 4
- Yale University. Library 4
- Beinecke, Frederick W. 3
- Hunt, William Holman, 1827-1910 3
- Pforzheimer, Walter L. (Walter Lionel), 1914-2003 3
- Rossetti, Dante Gabriel, 1828-1882 3
- Walpole, Horace, 1717-1797 3
- Albers, Josef, 1888-1976 2
- Bacon, Leonard, 1887-1954 2
- Baskett, John 2
- Beckford, William, 1760-1844 2
- Brown, Ford Madox, 1821-1893 2
- Browning, Elizabeth Barrett, 1806-1861 2
- Browning, Robert, 1812-1889 2
- Burne-Jones, Edward Coley, 1833-1898 2 ∧ less
- Storage location
- Stored onsite 21
- Stored onsite and offsite 19
- Stored offsite 16
George Dudley Seymour papers
Call Number: MS 442
Overview: The papers consist of correspondence, writings, photographs, research files, printed material, and miscellanea of George Dudley Seymour, a lawyer, antiquarian, historian, author and city planner in New Haven, Connecticut. Seymour's personal papers and collected manuscripts document the history of the Seymour family, the patriot Nathan Hale, the city planning movement in New Haven, Connecticut, and local history, 1684-1944. General correspondence files contain the bulk of personal...
Found in: Manuscripts and Archives
Matthew Shepperson archive
Call Number: MSS 32
Overview: The collection comprises manuscript material concerning Matthew Shepperson, portrait copyist, art instructor to elite lords and ladies, and collector of portraits
Betsy Beinecke Shirley collection of American children's literature
Call Number: GEN MSS 764
Overview: Collection consists of manuscripts (correspondence and drafts of writings), illustration material (drawings in all media, photographs, book dummies, and printing blocks and plates), and publication proofs by various authors and artists including Louisa May Alcott, Alexander Anderson, Louis-Maurice Boutet de Monvel, Gelett Burgess, Harrison Cady, Palmer Cox, F. O. C. Darley, W. W. Denslow, Jo Mora, Peter Newell, and Symeon Shimin, as well as work produced for the McLoughlin Brothers publishing...
Joseph Southall archive
Call Number: MSS 80
Overview: The collection comprises 14 autograph letters from Joseph Southall to Laurence Hodson; a catalog of paintings by Southall; and three additional lists of works by Southall.
Louis Starr collection concerning the field notes of William Clark
Call Number: WA MSS S-2774
Overview: The collection consists of legal records and personal papers that document litigation over William Clark's autograph manuscripts that recorded his impressions (in 1803 and 1804) during a portion of the Lewis and Clark Expedition. The collection is of interest not only for its documentation of the provenance of the Clark manuscripts and litigation concerning their ownership, but also for its relation to the broader legal and historical issues surrounding the distinction between public records...
Franz R. and Kathryn M. Stenzel Research Files on Western American Art
Call Number: WA MSS S-2369
Overview: The research files consist of correspondence, printed material, writings, documents, and photographs documenting the art collection and writings of Portland, Oregon collectors Franz and Kathryn Stenzel. The collection includes files on over 1000 artists, compiled as the Stenzels built their collection of Northwestern American art and conducted research for publication. It includes extensive files for artists James Madison Alden, E. S. Paxson, Cleveland Rockwell, and James Gilchrist...
Leonard Strong collection
Call Number: GEN MSS 1084
Overview: The Leonard Strong Collection consists of autograph manuscripts and typescripts of poems, essays, short stories, and monographs; correspondence; and drawings by Strong which were acquired by the library over several decades. A group of materials acquired from James T. Babb include his correspondence with Strong and the book and manuscript dealer Bertram Rota.
Henry C. Taylor papers
Call Number: GEN MSS 1743
Overview: The collection contains correspondence, financial records, photographs, and other research materials documenting the creation of Henry C. Taylor’s collection of 410 rare books, medieval manuscripts, maritime atlases, and incunabula on the science of navigation and history of exploration. Also included are drafts and related correspondence for several bibliographies of his collection compiled by three different bibliographers, including John S. Kebabian's The Henry C. Taylor...
Chauncey Brewster Tinker papers
Call Number: GEN MSS 354
Overview: Collection contains correspondence, writings, personal papers,financial records, photographs, subject files, clippings, printed material, and other papers by or relating to Chauncey Brewster Tinker.Correspondence consists primarily of letters to Tinker, including letters from Leonard Bacon, Charles Montgomery Hathaway, Jr., Sinclair Lewis, A. Edward Newton, Thornton Wilder, and the Yale University Library, along with several third-party letters, and a few copies and drafts of letters by...
[Collection of autograph letters of various English peers, statesmen, antiquaries, etc.]
Call Number: OSBORN C232
Dates: 18th and 19th century
Horace Walpole collection
Call Number: LWL MSS 1
Overview: The collection includes approximately 3,000 letters to and from Horace Walpole as well as other manuscript materials by him, including copies of Aedes Walpolianae and The Mysterious Mother, his commonplace books, his "Books of Materials," and various miscellanies.
Found in: Lewis Walpole Library
John Hay Whitney and Betsey Cushing Whitney family papers
Call Number: MS 1938
Overview: The papers consist of correspondence, topical files, writings, legal and financial papers, photographs, scrapbooks, and audiovisual material documenting John Hay Whitney and Betsey Cushing Whitney and their extended family. The papers provide a substantive resource for the study of the private and public lives of the Whitney family, a prominent American family, widely known for its members' engagement in business, public service, government service, publishing, philanthropy, horse racing and...
Found in: Manuscripts and Archives
Yale Center for British Art Paintings and Sculpture Department records
Call Number: A024
Scope and Contents: The Paintings and Sculpture department records consist of curatorial records dating from 1977 to 2013.
Yale Center for British Art Prints and Drawings Department records
Call Number: A026
Scope and Contents: The Prints and Drawings department records document the department's curatorial activities from 1975 to 2018. The collection includes administrative documents, correspondence, acquisition records, exhibition records, and documentation of curators' scholarship and research.
Yale Center for British Art Rare Books and Manuscripts Department records
Call Number: A028
Scope and Contents: The Rare Books and Manuscripts department records comprise general administrative records, correspondence, and exhibition records. Additionally, there are rare book dealer files that document the acquisition of books by the department.
Yale Center for British Art Registration Department records
Call Number: A030
Scope and Contents: This collection consists of loan files, special exhibition files, accession files, and black and white photographic prints and their accompanying negatives. The photographs depict objects from Paul Mellon’s bequest.