Room 26 Cabinet of Curiosities

Radiotélégramme

Posted in Beinecke Library, Yale Collection of American Literature by beineckepoetry on December 13, 2010

An urgent plea from George Platt Lynes to Monroe Wheeler, on board the S.S. France, February 19, 1927.

From the Glenway Wescott Papers.

Lunch in the mountains + pig . . . er boar

Posted in Beinecke Library, General Modern Collection by beineckepoetry on November 26, 2010

A snapshot of Robert Byron and dining companions, 1927, from the Robert Byron Papers.

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A Proper Education & the Death of Isadora.

Posted in Beinecke Library, Yale Collection of American Literature by beineckepoetry on September 21, 2009

A postcard sent from Monroe Wheeler to George Platt Lynes,  April 16, 1927,
suggesting important books to read.

 

And another, posted September 16, 1927, noting the death of Isadora Duncan.