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University of Wisconsin--Madison Libraries Department of Special Collections

Overview
Works: 367 works in 383 publications in 5 languages and 711 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Bibliography  Catalogs  Exhibition, pictorial works  History  Sources  Textbooks  Academic theses  Diaries 
Classifications: NA737.W7, 720.92
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Publications about University of Wisconsin--Madison
Publications by University of Wisconsin--Madison
Most widely held works by University of Wisconsin--Madison
Lewis Koch, notes from the stone-paved path : meditations on north India by Lewis Koch( Book )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
A list of the publications on apiculture contained in the Dr. Charles C. Miller Memorial Apicultural Library : taken from records made by a number of W.P.A. workers by Charles C. Miller Memorial Apicultural Library( Book )
2 editions published in 1936 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
The books in the collection were in the Steenbock Memorial Library (formerly the Library of the College of Agriculture of the University of Wisconsin) until May 1994 when they were tansferred to the Dept. of Special Collections. The journals remain in Steenbock Memorial Library
Italian life under Fascism : selections from the Fry Collection : exhibition in the Department of Special Collections, Memorial Library, University of Wisconsin--Madison, July through September 1998 ( Book )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Presents Italian Life Under Fascism: Selections from the Fry Collection, a physical and electronic exhibition of the Department of Special Collections of Memorial Library at the University of Wisconsin at Madison. Explains that the collection was assembled by Jack Fry, a professor of physics at the university. Highlights Italy while the Fascists were in power (1919-1945)
Archival resources in Wisconsin descriptive finding aids ( file )
in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
The Frances Ellis Collection of North American German Textbooks : a preliminary catalogue of holdings in the Department of Special Collections by John B Dillon( Book )
2 editions published in 1998 in German and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Frank Lloyd Wright and the book arts : an exhibition in the Department of Special Collections, Memorial Library, Fall 1992 by University of Wisconsin--Madison( Book )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Little magazine interview cumulative index ( Computer File )
in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
An index of interviews appearing in the Little Magazine Collection that is owned by UW-Madison's Memorial Library's Special Collections Department. The index was begun in 1975 and digitized in 2007, compiled in large extent by Yvonne Schofer and Barbara Richards
Photograph by Fanny Fern( Book )
in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
This image appears to be a copy of an 1864 carte de visite portrait probably reissued by the photographer at the time of the author's death
[German textbook collection : German textbooks for instruction of German language and culture produced in North America up to and including the year 1970 by Frances Ellis Collection of North American German Textbooks( Book )
in German and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Collection of dissertations from Åbo, Finland ( Archival Material )
in Latin and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Subarranged by praeses
Cabinets of curiosities & theaters of machines : the book as a printed museum ( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Travel diary by Smits Gladys S( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1938 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Gladys Smits was a nurse at Lincoln General Hospital in Lincoln Nebraska. The diary records a car trip with 3 friends, Laura North, Lulu Wert [?], and Jeunice[?] Adams, in the east and northeast United States and briefly in Canada. She records sights, where they stayed (often tourist cabins), meals, mileage traveled each day. The diary is descriptive of her thoughts and details of car travel in 1938. The diary has a page for identification, which Gladys has completely filled in. She identifies herself as Mrs. Gladys G. Smits but there is no mention at all of a husband or men friends in the travel diary
Augustine and the Augustinian tradition : an exhibition in the Department of Special Collections by University of Wisconsin--Madison( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Cartas e outras obras selectas by Sebastião José de Carvalho e Melo Pombal( Archival Material )
in Portuguese and held by 1 library worldwide
Dictata celeberrimi atque doctissimi viri domini Arnoldi Drakenborchi ... in Burmanni Breviarum Antiquitatum Romanorum incipientia ab urbe Roma condita by Arnold Drakenborch( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1746 in Latin and held by 1 library worldwide
Letter to Mr. Lee, Bronxville, N.Y., August 30 by Alice Wellington Rollins( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Letter thanking him for his letter praising her work. She mentions what she has written & expresses gratitude to him
Notebook by Annandale. Joanna( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1854 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
A school notebook compiled by Joanna Annandale, signed and dated January 25, 1854 on the first page. She is probably around 15-20 years old. There are notes and essays on various subjects: grammar and composition, history, literature, concepts such as association, travelling, dress, reading. The last section is titled Lectures on Chemistry by Mr. Sweetlove, February 9/54 and consists of 9 lectures. Most of the essays are dated the first half of 1854. Some pages of essays are crossed out and rewritten
Archive about Lester J. Wright by Lester James Wright( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The collection consists of a biography of Wright by Edward C. Wicklein, letters, photographs, postcards, notices and tributes on his death. Included are issues of the Waukesha Freeman and Waukesha Daily Freeman, Dec. 12, 1922 and Dec. 14, 1922, on Wright's death and a Christian Herald four page with a full page ad on Near East Relief. Included are letters by Wright and a few to him from his mother, postcards and photographs by Wright, and materials relating to Wright before his relief work
Correspondence with Mr. Loeb by Dorothy Dix( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
7 letters or notes, most addressed to Mr. Loeb, the last 2 to Harry. The first 3 are sent from New York, 2 on letterhead of the New York Journal and signed Elizabeth M. Gilmer, the last 4 from New Orleans and signed Dorothy Dix. 1 holograph note to Mr. Loeb accepting an invitation to his Begue breakfast, March 11, 1908. 2 letters referring to this event and regretting being unable to attend the next year and thanking him for his songs. Letter thanking him for sending his criticism of Heifetz playing and commenting on it. Letter thanking him for Tony's letter which seemed to be in dialect verse. Note thanking him for a copy of his brochure. Letter thanking him for sending Giuseppe and commenting. All in a friendly, well-written style
 
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Languages
English (31)
German (4)
Latin (3)
Russian (2)
Portuguese (2)
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