Yale University Library
Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
The General Collection of Rare Books and Manuscripts: Modern Books and Manuscripts

The Futurist Table: Filippo Tommaso Marinetti and guests, ca 1931. Photographer unidentified. From the Filippo Tommaso Marinetti Papers. Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University.

Web address http://www.library.yale.edu/beinecke/brblinfo/brblguide_general.html
Location121 Wall Street, New Haven
Access policyhttp://www.library.yale.edu/beinecke/brblinfo/brblvisi.html
ContactTimothy Young; Kevin Repp
Email addresstimothy.young@yale.edu; kevin.repp@yale.edu; beinecke.library@yale.edu
Number of photographsApprox. 21,000
Date range1850–present
Geographic coverage

Africa; Europe; United States


Tano D’Amico; Alexander Lmanian; Islay Lyons; Gerard Malanga; PAJAMA


Photographic holdings in the collection contain core primary research materials. Photographs are found in archives of literary papers, records of magazines and publishers, and as individual groups documenting historical and cultural moments related to the modern era (19th and 20th centuries, mainly Europe and Africa, but some from the United States). Also includes unique snapshots from personal collections, photographs in albums, and prints not available at other research libraries. Subjects include portraits of writers and artists, urban landscapes and events, views from around the world, artistic communities, and family snapshots.

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