The Lilly Library is the rare books, manuscripts, and special collections library of the Indiana University Libraries, Bloomington. Its collections represent a diversity of subjects, including literature; children’s literature; history; folklore; science; radio, film and television; book collecting and bookselling; journalism; and translation.

Subcollections (42)

List of items in this collection
  Title
 

English literature mss., 1630-1800, LMC 1334

Consists of individual items acquired separately either as a gift, purchase, transfer, or removal from a variety of sources, relating to English literature. ...

 

Gt. Brit. Navy mss. 1812, LMC 1428

Consists of the logs for twelve ships of the British Navy destined for Newfoundland.

 

Lincoln mss. 1798-1959, LMC 1664

The Lincoln mss., ca. 1798-1959, consist of letters, documents, and facsimile copies of documents by and about Abraham Lincoln, 1809-1865, his ancestors, imm...

 

Cycling mss., ca. 1879-1978

The Cycling mss., ca. 1879-1978, consist of materials pertaining to the growth of bicycling and the bicycling industry in the late-19th and early-20th century.

 

Whitman mss., 1846-1878

The Whitman mss., 1846-1878, consist of correspondence of Mrs. Sarah Helen (Power) Whitman, 1803-1878.

 

Bingham, W. mss., 1752-1891

Consists of the papers of William Bingham, of Philadelphia. The collection includes correspondence, personal papers and ...

 

English literature mss., 1851-1900, LMC 1334

Consists of individual items acquired separately either as a gift, purchase, transfer, or removal from a variety of sources, relating to English literature. ...

 

Willkie mss. 1934-1945, LMC 2191

The Willkie mss., 1934-1945, consist of correspondence, diaries, political memorabilia of Wendell L. Willkie.

 

French Literature mss., ca. 1750-1977, LMC 1391

Consists of individual items acquired separately either as a gift or purchased from a variety of sources, relating to or by French literary figures. Addition...

 

Philippine mss., 1750-1968

The Philippine mss. consist of original documents and transcripts relating to the Philippine Islands and the Spanish Roman Catholic missions in East Asia.