Room 26 Cabinet of Curiosities

Minds of Winter

Posted in Beinecke Library, General Modern Collection, Yale Collection of American Literature by beineckepoetry on January 28, 2011

Prisoners with snow sculpture, Mississippi State Penitentiary in Parchman, Mississippi, circa 1930-1938

Car trapped in snow

Snow Flake Bracelet by Erica Van Horn

Woman in a snow scene

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Snowshoe Club

Posted in Beinecke Library by beineckepoetry on December 17, 2009

Geo. M. Fairchild, Jr., President of the Oritani Snowshoe Club of New York,
in the woods of his seignorial estate, Deschambault, Canada.

Walter McClintock, Return to camp on snowshoe trail, evening

Snow shoe – card for Merriam Webster Dictionary

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Snow Fun

Posted in Beinecke Library, Shirley Collection by beineckepoetry on December 25, 2008

Happy Holidays to all the Tramps and Trinkets, here and abroad.

(Selected images from a saleman’s sample book:
Tramp and Trinkets Abroad and Other Stories 
by Mary C. Crowley, Frances A. Humphrey and others.
Boston: D. Lothrop Company. Copyright 1892
)

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