Monday, November 22, 2010

New DMR Collection: Trowbridge and Beals Photograph collection

We are pleased to announce another Drawings and Documents Archive collection, the Trowbridge and Beals Photographs collection, is now available in the Digital Media Repository:  http://libx.bsu.edu/cdm4/collection.php?CISOROOT=/Trwbridge 

This digital collection contains 51 photographs taken by Raymond W. Trowbridge and Jessie Tarbox Beals in the 1920s and 1930s of fashionable suburban houses in northern Illinois and Wisconsin.  The houses were designed by architects Russell S. Walcott and Robert Work.

Wednesday, November 03, 2010

New DMR Collections

We are pleased to announce three new collections that are now available in the Digital Media Repository:
Muncie Public Library Historic Documents, http://libx.bsu.edu/cdm4/collection.php?CISOROOT=/WMRead.  These are the MPL ledgers that are the basis of the What Middletown Read project.

Ronald V. Morris American and Indiana History Images, http://libx.bsu.edu/cdm4/collection.php?CISOROOT=/MrsRnld. This is a collection of slides of historical sites and living history productions taken by History professor Ronald Morris.

Brigitte M. Sys Fashion Jewelry digital collection, http://libx.bsu.edu/cdm4/collection.php?CISOROOT=/fshnJwlry.