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Wills, gifts and grants, 1653-1838 Digital

subsubseries — Box: 4, Volume: 1Identifier: UAI 15.400
Scope and Contents: This folio-sized bound volumes contains bound documents concerning gifts to Harvard. The bulk of the volume contains copies and extracts of wills, but also includes correspondence, account records and receipts. The volume is arranged as Miscellaneous, 1643-1838; Daniel Williams and Robert Boyle's legacies, 1721-1799; John Doddridge's legacy, 1720-1785; and Mrs. Sarah Winslow's donation, 1790-1801. The last three sections include additional correspondence generated during the Harvard...

wills of William Orne and Henry Orne , w/attached letter of Z. G. King dated June 3, 1848 , 1815,-1831 Digital

Item — Box: 121, Folder: 47Identifier: bMS 575, bMS 575/121 (47)
Scope and Contents: The collection includes twenty-two series (distinguished by the twenty-three individuals and ten families who were apparent owners and authors) of correspondence; journals; manuscripts of addresses and sermons; legal records; and some financial records. The bulk of the collection dates from the nineteenth century and documents the many and varied relationships between members of the extended Foote family as they lived, worked, and traveled around the world. The...

Willson, Robert Wheeler, 1914, 1925 Digital

File — Box: 5, Folder: 42Identifier: gra00073, I
Scope and Contents: The Walter Deane papers include correspondence with about 500 botanists, botanical and ornithological organizations, and family members. Also contains diaries and journals (1882-1929) mostly concerning summers which Deane spent in Shelburne, N.H. and other biographical material. Botanical papers include manuscripts and records pertaining to Deane's botanical pursuits as well as notes on Flora of Blue Hills, plant records, indexes, and drafts of lectures and articles. The collection also...

Wilma Norman-Neruda : portrait, undated. Digital

Item Identifier: MS Thr 557, (86)
Scope and Contents: The majority of the photographs in the Monk’s House Photograph album MH-1 are portraits. The first seven pages of Monk’s House photograph album I contain portraits of public figures many of whom were friends of the Woolf and Stephen families or were relatives of the families. The photographs include portraits of Thomas Hardy, Oliver Wendell Holmes and other famous men and women of the time period. The rest of the album contains portraits of members of the Duckworth, Stephen and...

Wilma Norman-Neruda : portrait, undated. Digital

Item Identifier: MS Thr 563, (109)
Scope and Contents: All of the photographs in the Monk's House Photograph album MH-6 are portraits. The portraits are of public figures, many of whom were personally known by the Woolf and Stephen families. The photographs include portraits of Sarah Bernhardt, Elizabeth Barrett Browning, George Eliot, William Gaskell, W. E. (William Ewart) Gladstone, Henry James, Abraham Lincoln, Baron Alfred Tennyson, Dame Ellen Terry and other famous men and women of the time period. This album does not contain any photographs...

Wilma Rudolph. Digital

Item Identifier: Gr-15, Folio+ folder 12C., 23., 23d.
SCOPE AND CONTENT: Collection consists of over 250 posters, mostly in English, about women and women's issues.

Wilma Rudolph

Digital Record Identifier: cb7ee707-7a2c-464c-9c2b-6372c631ccc7

Wilmer, Edith June,1939-1941. Includes 2 issues of Edith June Wilmer's aviation newsletter, The Frozen North. Digital

Item Identifier: MC 398; M-129, 139.
SCOPE AND CONTENT: This collection had been used extensively for research both before and after its arrival at the Schlesinger Library, and was given a preliminary sorting by SL staff assistants in 1983; Amy Otis Earhart's original order, if any, was no longer apparent when final processing began. Most of the papers in this collection are letters to Amy Otis Earhart from relatives (including Amelia Earhart, George Palmer Putnam, and Muriel Earhart Morrissey), friends, and Amelia Earhart fans, while...

Wilmerding, Lucius, 1880-1949, recipient. 4 letters; 1922-1925., 1922-1925. Digital

Item Identifier: MS Lowell 19-19.4, MS Lowell 19.1, (1414)
Scope and Contents: Correspondence is with American and English poets as well as other literary figures. The collection includes letters to Amy Lowell from approximately 1400 different correspondents, copies of her outgoing letters (chiefly after 1913), some correspondence between others, and letters of condolence received by Lowell's companion, Ada Russell, and members of Lowell's family upon her death. Finally, there is a small amount of printed ephemera from organizations in which Lowell was involved.

Wilmington Jubilee Singers. Playbill, undated. Digital

Sub-Series Identifier: MS Thr 556, (628)
Scope and Contents: The collection includes images of minstrel performers and troupes, playbills and programs of performances, and other miscellaneous materials concerning minstrel shows. The images are of individual minstrel performers and troupes, primarily from American minstrel shows ca. 1830s to 1890s. A variety of formats are included: lithographs, photographs, a few etchings and cabinet photographs, printed clippings, photomechanical prints, 1 tintype, and others. Some prints are hand-colored...