[Rev. & updated ed.]. - New York : Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers : Distributed by Workman Pub. Co., c2009.
Book — 472 p. (some folded) : ill. (some col.), maps (some col.) ; 38 cm. + 3 DVD-ROMS (4 3/4 in.) + 1 magnifier.
In this book-and-DVD package, 'The New York Times' presents its complete front pages. A selection of 300 front pages covering the most significant events of the past 158 years are given in print, and all 54,632 front pages are included on the three DVDs.
"[This site] explores the dynamic social change that came between 1850 and 1900 with the growth of railroads, telegraphs, steam ships and other technologies. It concentrates on the railroad network, and explores how the railroad's expansion and development brought profound economic, social, and political changes."
Archive/Manuscript — 2.8 linear feet, 3 audio disc storage boxes for 12" sound discs; 1 small box with tape reel; 1 document storage box for miscellaneous documents.
The Lawrence Tibbett Collection was assembled and donated by his son, Richard M. Tibbett. The recordings in the collection are primarily privately issued 12" sound discs, both 78 rpm and 33 1/3 rpm. The collection also includes 10" single-sided discs recorded for the Victor Company, 1 7" tape reel, and written materials consisting of a set of 13 index cards with handwritten notes in pencil, photocopies of pages from published articles by Tibbett, and photocopies of two typed inventory lists of the collection prepared by the donor.