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Higginson, Henry Lee, 1834-1919


Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Additional papers of Elsie Miriam Paine, 1900-1948

Collection Identifier: SC 27

Diaries, correspondence, etc., of Elsie Miriam Paine, Radcliffe College Class of 1904.

Henry Lee Higginson papers relating to the gift of Soldiers Field, Harvard University

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Am 1821

Papers relating to the gift of Soldiers Field, Harvard University, by Boston banker and philanthropist Henry Lee Higginson and his wife, Ida Agassiz Higginson.

Henry Lee Higginson business records Digital

Collection Identifier: Mss:783 1870-1919 H637
Scope and Contents: The papers date from the period of Higginson's association with Lee, Higginson & Company: that is to say, most of his adult life. Much of the correspondence has to do with business ventures of various kinds, but a large number of letters describe the foundation and development of the Boston Symphony Orchestra, the building of Symphony Hall, the planning and construction of the "playground" at Soldiers' Field (which Higginson gave to Harvard in memory of comrades who died in the War), the...

Papers of Elizabeth Cabot Cary Agassiz, 1884-1959

Collection Identifier: SC 4

Correspondence, speeches, memorials, etc., of Elizabeth Cabot Cary Agassiz, first president of Radcliffe College.