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  • Archival Transcription Project
  • Barnett Legacy Collection

Archives and Special Collections

Visits to the Archives and Special Collections are by appointment and for Western students, faculty, and staff only. Appointments available Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, at 12 p.m. and 2 p.m. Please provide 48 hours’ notice to request archival materials and to confirm your appointment day/time. Request an appointment.

Benson Special Collections

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  • G. William Stuart Jr. Collection of Milton and Miltoniana
  • Hannah Collection on the History of Science and Medicine
  • Beatrice Hitchins Memorial Collection of Aviation History
  • H.G. Wells Collection
  • T.S. Eliot Collection
  • Dr. James M. Good Wordsworth-Coleridge Collection
  • Dr. Eddy Smet Collection of Comic Books
  • The John Davis Barnett Collection


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New Acquisitions

The Golden Helmet, by W.B.Yeats

The Golden Helmet, W.B.Yeats. New York, John Quinn, 1908. First edition, numbered 25 of 50 copies, printed by John Quinn. Inscribed by John Quinn to Yeats’s friend Frederick James Gregg.

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