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Some Problems in Conic Sections. Samuel Willard Nov. 29, 1786 Digital

Item Identifier: HUC 8782.514, HUC 8782.514 (19)
Scope Note: At the time of their creation, the purpose of these documents was to demonstrate a student's mastery of one or more mathematical concepts by applying math to a problem in the real world. However, the enduring value of many of the theses lies in the fact that they are works of art.As a group, the theses demonstrate a change, in society at large, from the concerns of the late 18th century to those of the industrial revolution. As...

Some Rainbow - coming from the Fair! Ink. Digital

FOUND IN: Houghton Library / Collection: Emily Dickinson poems / Series: II. Loose sheets
Item Identifier: MS Am 1118.3, (319)
Scope and Contents: This collection consists of 40 "packets," or fascicles, containing poems by Emily Dickinson. Dickinson used the manuscript books as a way of organizing her poetry, and copied into them poems composed on other sheets and scraps. For the most part, then, these poems are fair copies, not real working drafts. Some, however, do contain alterations, or alternative word choices; this is indicated in the finding aid. The term "fascicle" refers to the sheets bound/sewn together by Dickinson;...

"Some Table Talk of Mr. Justice Holmes and The Mrs.", ed. by Richard Walden Hale, 1935., 1935. Digital

Item Identifier: HOLLIS13131972, 4-8
Scope and Contents: The Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr. Addenda spans the years 1818 to 1978 with the bulk of the materials falling between 1881 and 1940. The collection includes personal correspondence, biographical materials about Holmes and his family, including his wife’s family the Dixwells, some judicial materials from both the U. S. Supreme Court and the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court, and photocopies and reprints of items to and about Holmes.

"Some unpublished letters of Justice Holmes", addressed to and edited by John C. Wu, October 1935., October 1935. Digital

Item Identifier: HOLLIS13131972, 4-7
Scope and Contents: The Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr. Addenda spans the years 1818 to 1978 with the bulk of the materials falling between 1881 and 1940. The collection includes personal correspondence, biographical materials about Holmes and his family, including his wife’s family the Dixwells, some judicial materials from both the U. S. Supreme Court and the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court, and photocopies and reprints of items to and about Holmes.

Somer, Harold B., 1964., 1964. Digital

Item Identifier: MS Thr 411, (1767)
Scope and Contents: The archive includes business and personal papers of George Balanchine from his American years (1933-1983). The only exception is an agreement, signed by Balanchine and a group of young dancers upon leaving Russia in 1924. The archive also includes business correspondence of the New York City Ballet from the time of its establishment in 1948 to 1989. A small part of the archive concerns the operations of the George Balanchine Foundation established three month after Balanchine's death in 1983,...

Somerset and Kennebec Company, 1890-1903., 1890-1903. Digital

Item Identifier: HOLLIS4909916, 11-2
Scope and Contents: Contains legal papers of Joseph Emerson Smith, his father Manasseh Smith, Sr., his brother Samuel Emerson Smith and his nephews Joseph Emerson Smith II,S. Emerson Smith, Jr., and Benjamin F. Smith, attorneys who practiced in midcoast Maine,Boston and ...

Somerset and Kennebec Company, 1890-1903., 1890-1903. Digital

Item Identifier: HOLLIS4909916, 11-1
Scope and Contents: Contains legal papers of Joseph Emerson Smith, his father Manasseh Smith, Sr., his brother Samuel Emerson Smith and his nephews Joseph Emerson Smith II,S. Emerson Smith, Jr., and Benjamin F. Smith, attorneys who practiced in midcoast Maine,Boston and ...

Somerville, Randolph, 1948., 1948. Digital

Item Identifier: MS Thr 411, (1768)
Scope and Contents: The archive includes business and personal papers of George Balanchine from his American years (1933-1983). The only exception is an agreement, signed by Balanchine and a group of young dancers upon leaving Russia in 1924. The archive also includes business correspondence of the New York City Ballet from the time of its establishment in 1948 to 1989. A small part of the archive concerns the operations of the George Balanchine Foundation established three month after Balanchine's death in 1983,...

Somes, Samuel. [Log (record) of his voyages] : manuscript, [1799-1801]., 1799-1801 Digital

FOUND IN: Houghton Library / Collection: Ships' logs (records)
Item Identifier: MS Am 448.5-472.1, MS Am 449.2
Scope and Contents: The collection is composed chiefly of ships' logs and journals of various voyages, including whaling voyages, principally from Boston and other New England towns, written by Charles Brewer, Elias Davis, Gilbert Howland, and others. Also includes miscellaneous ship papers and notes on whaling grounds, dated 1879, made for the use of ship captains by Aiken & Swift of New Bedford, Massachusetts.

Son excellence Señor Don A. Calderon de la Barca : copy print photograph of a painting, undated. Digital

Item Identifier: MS Eng 1763, (60)
Scope and Contents: Collection includes autograph manuscript letters from Angel Calderón de la Barca, Frances Erskine Inglis Calderón de la Barca, Carlisle Calderon, Mary Howe, Walter Bruce Howe, and many other family members. There is extensive correspondence concerning the publishing rights to Life in Mexico. Significant compositions include: autograph manuscript diaries of Catherine de Bourboulon, Frances Erskine Inglis Calderón de la Barca, Kate Cornick Thomas Carlisle, Lydia C....