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A. Clifford Barger papers

Collection Identifier: H MS c478
Overview: The A. Clifford Barger papers reflect the professional and personal work of Clifford Barger (1917-1996), a research physiologist who spent his career at Harvard Medical School. Barger’s research interests focused on the cardiovascular and renal systems; he was involved in research which did much to elucidate the mechanisms by which sufferers from certain cardiac disorders retain fluids. The collection includes correspondence, publications files, research records, and administrative...

Papers of Gail Lumet Buckley, 1883-2011

Collection Identifier: MC 980; T-553
Overview:

Family documents about Lena Horne's life and research material for Gail Lumet Buckley's books; and records concerning Buckley's book tours and book publicity.

Daniel Lindley family papers

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection — Multiple ContainersIdentifier: MS Am 3174
Overview:

Contains papers relating to the family of American missionary to South Africa, Daniel Lindley, many of which were organized for and shared with Edwin W. Smith, who wrote the biography The Life and Times of Daniel Lindley. Primarily contains the papers of Daniel Lindley.

Elizabeth Cady Stanton: a radical for woman's rights by Lois W. Banner, 1979

Collection Identifier: MC 299
Overview:

Typed draft of Lois W. Banner's book, Elizabeth Cady Stanton: A Radical for Woman's Rights.

Papers of Ruth May Fox, 1856?-1977, undated

Collection Identifier: A/F7935; M-133, reel E28
Overview:

Autobiography, diary, and biographical information about Ruth May Fox, Mormon and advocate for women's suffrage in Utah.

Frederick Soddy papers

Collection Identifier: H MS c388
Overview:

Frederick Soddy (1877-1956) was a chemist and Nobel Prize winning radioactive decay and radium emanation researcher. Papers reflect work on Soddy’s memoirs by author Muriel Howorth, including correspondence with Soddy as well as with other scientists.

Glesca Marshall papers

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: 2006MT-176

Harry C. Solomon papers

Collection Identifier: H MS c368
Overview:

Consists of transcripts of oral history interviews conducted between 1967 and 1968 with and about Harry C. Solomon (1889-1982) regarding his career as a psychiatrist and mental health reformer. The collection also includes professional records created and collected by Solomon during his early medical career, including autopsy reports from his service with the United States military in France during World War I, correspondence, manuscript drafts, and research note cards.

Letters of Katharine Butler Hathaway, 1937-1942

Collection Identifier: MC 1060
Overview:

Letters of writer Katharine Butler Hathaway to her friend Elizabeth P. Warner.

Papers of Katharine Butler Hathaway, 1911-1956 (inclusive), 1920-1942 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: SC 2
Overview:

Short stories, poems, novellas, journals, class notebooks, correspondence, etc., of Katherine Butler Hathaway, Radcliffe College Class of 1914.

Papers of Katharine Butler Hathaway, 1912-1953

Collection Identifier: A/H363
Overview:

Correspondence, articles, photographs, and poems of writer Katharine Butler Hathaway.

Helen Epstein research materials for biography of Joseph Papp

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Thr 2068
Summary: Collection contains files compiled by Helen Epstein while researching her book "Joe Papp: an American life" (1994). In addition to newsclippings, reproductions of documents, press releases, reminiscences of friends and family, subject files, and programs, the collection contains reproductions of photographs (many used as illustrations in the book), an incomplete typescript of the book's penultimate draft, books on American theater, and academic theses on Papp and on the New York Shakespeare...

James Howard Means papers

Collection — Box: 01Identifier: GA 54
Scope and Contents:

Collection includes material related to a planned biography of Robert James Graves which Means did not complete; correspondence and a reprint of his 1963 piece “Homo medicus Americanus”; a copy of Means’s speech presenting the Kober Medal to William B. Castle in 1962; and records related to the Massachusetts Community Organization Service, the Hospital Planning Council of Greater Boston, and the Massachusetts General Hospital longevity study.

John W. Sears papers on Richard Dudley Sears

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection — Volume: 1Identifier: 2007M-18
Summary:

Manuscript (photocopied) and typescript (photocopied) compositions by John Sears: "Beginnings of tennis in America"; "First among equals - the unmatched record of Richard Sears America's first tennis champion"; and "Richard Dudley Sears (1864-1943)".

With 2 copies of photographs of Richard Dudley Sears.

Lewis J. Paper papers

Collection Identifier: HOLLIS 3093605
Overview:

Contains research materials used by Paper in the writing of two of books: Brandeis, An Intimate Biography, and Empire: William S. Paley and the Making of CBS. Although Mr. Paper's manuscripts can be found, much of the collection consists of photocopies of original materials located in other repositories.

Lowell H. Lybarger Collection of Pakistani Music Materials

Collection Identifier: AWM Spec Coll 101
Overview:

This collection represents original field recordings and other collected materials (including television dubs and commercial videos) by Lowell Lybarger. Most of the materials were recorded or collected in Pakistan and to a lesser extent in India, the United States, and Canada.

Marian Cabot Putnam papers

Collection Identifier: H MS c303
Overview: The Marian Cabot Putnam papers reflect Putnam’s family history, work as the director of the James Jackson Putnam Children’s Center, and her wider interest in the issues of child development and child psychiatry. The collection is divided into four series: I. Personal Papers, 1908-1977; II. James Jackson Putnam Children’s Center Correspondence and Documentation, 1938-1978; III. Correspondence and Drafts from Nathan G. Hale, Jr., 1877-1970; and IV. Pamphlets and Reprints, 1891-1972. Records...

Maud Cressall papers

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection — Folder: 1Identifier: 2008MT-5
Summary:

Photographs, printed material, and correspondence.

Notable American women, the modern period, records, 1975-1980

Collection Identifier: MC 307
Overview:

Correspondence, drafts research notes, etc., documenting the preparation of volume four of Notable American Women, The Modern Period, a biographical dictionary of American women.

Oglesby Paul papers

Collection Identifier: H MS c291
Overview: The Oglesby Paul papers, 1867-2008 (inclusive), 1980-2004 (bulk), consist of records generated by Oglesby Paul (1916-2007) throughout the course of his career as a cardiologist, cardiological researcher, and an historian. Paul wrote biographies of Paul Dudley White (1886-1973) and Francis Weld Peabody (1881-1927), as well as a history of the Peter Bent Brigham Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts (1999). Other material includes records from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute's Multiple...

Papers of Ann Sayre Wiseman, 1930-2013 (inclusive), 1953-1999 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: MC 761; T-396; Vt-192; DVD-72
Overview:

Papers of artist, writer, teacher, art and dream therapist Ann Sayre Wiseman contain childhood drawings; school papers and yearbooks; diaries; sketchbooks; articles and writings; and lectures and presentations.

Papers of Edna Rankin McKinnon, 1893-1978

Collection Identifier: MC 325
Overview:

Correspondence, financial papers, travel diaries, etc., of Edna Rankin McKinnon, birth control advocate.

Papers of Eloise Cummings Simpson, 1867-1993 (inclusive), 1940-1985 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: MC 651
Overview:

Journals, notes, writings, photographs, and charts of religious seeker, teacher, and writer Eloise Cummings Simpson.

Papers of Gerda Lerner, 1950-1995

Collection Identifier: 75-37--96-M8
Overview:

Correspondence, interviews, writings, etc., of Gerda Lerner, historian and author.

Papers of Gertrude Foster Brown, 1822-1978 (inclusive), 1910-1949 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: MC 281; M-22; M-133, B1
Overview:

Autobiography, correspondence, etc., of Gertrude Foster Brown, suffragist, pianist, and editor.