Topic: Richard Oram

Texas Collection of Comedias Sueltas and Spanish Theater Available for Research and in Online Database

June 26, 2014

The Texas Collection of Comedias Sueltas and Spanish Theater is available for research at the Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin. Individual records for each suelta are also available in an online database, providing extensive information about the collection.

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Collection of Materials by Robert E. Howard, Creator of Conan the Barbarian, is Donated to Ransom Center

Aug. 12, 2013

Foundations of Modern Cartography Now Visible Online and in Detail

Aug. 15, 2012

The Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin, has introduced an online database for its entire Kraus map collection. The 36map collection, acquired in 1969 by Harry Ransom from the New York antiquarian dealer Hans P. Kraus, features a wide range of individual maps of Europe and America, atlases, a rare set of large terrestrial and celestial globes (ca. 1688) produced by the Italian master Vincenzo Coronelli and a group of manuscript letters by Abraham Ortelius.

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Newly Cataloged Collection of Science Materials Now Open for Research

Feb. 28, 2012

A collection of science materials from the family of Sir John F. W. Herschel (17921871) is now open for research after a $10,000 grant enabled staffers to rehouse the collection and to create an online inventory.

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Ransom Center Receives Grant to Catalog Spanish Comedias Sueltas

Jan. 10, 2011

The Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin, has received $137,015 from the Council on Library and Information Resources Cataloging Hidden Special Collections and Archives for "Revealing Texas Collections of Comedias Sueltas."

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