View of the top of Harkness Tower on a snowy day.

View of the top of Harkness Tower on a snowy day. Detail of a photograph from RU 690, Yale events and activities photographs, 1852-2003.

In Focus

Handout for a 1994 community fair in Winslow Augustine Park, New Haven

The Greater New Haven Coalition for People Records (MS 2007) document an umbrella group of different community agencies and organizations concerned about the effect of budget cuts on programs in New Haven, including conditions and safety of public housing, and health care and low-cost prescription medication availability for low-income patients.

Flier on the "dangers" of Judge Anthony J. Scirica

The Edward R. Becker Papers (MS 1929) document the career of a Yale Law School alumnus who served on the District Court of Eastern Pennsylvania and Court of Appeals, Third Circuit. He was referred to as the "101st senator" by friend Arlen Specter for the amount of influence he had on legislation, especially with his work on compensating victims of asbestos.