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Account books and other material relating to the whaling industry

Collection Identifier: Mss:252 1774-1922
Overview:

Multiple collections of account books and other material relating to the whaling industry chiefly from New Bedford Massachusetts.

Advertising and trade card collection of the Schlesinger Library, 1872-1974

Collection Identifier: B/A2445
Overview:

Advertisements and trade cards depicting women or targeting female consumers.

Boston Medical Library images

Collection Identifier: RG M-CL02, Series 00096, 00097, 00098, 00100
Overview:

This finding aid describes photographs, negatives, slides, and photomechanical prints of Boston Medical Library officers, librarians, members, events, library materials, and buildings.

Records of the Center for Sex and Culture, 1972-2015 (inclusive), 2000-2012 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: MC 1005; DVD-150
Overview:

Correspondence, administrative and financial records; printed material including advertising postcards, catalogs, and flyers regarding sex and sexuality; event files, including pledge and release forms of the Center for Sex and Culture. Some material related to Good Vibrations and the Jon Sims Center for the Arts is also included.

Collection of French booksellers' catalogs and prospectuses

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Fr 693
Overview:

A collection of French booksellers' catalogs and prospectuses.

Culinary catalog collection of the Schlesinger Library, 1965-2000

Collection Identifier: Pr-14
Overview:

Catalogs concerning cookbooks, food, equipment and clothing, and cooking schools.

David I. Bushnell, Jr. collection records

Collection Identifier: 41-72
Scope and Contents:

The papers primarily consist of Bushnell and the Bushnell estate's correspondence with dealers, artists, museum professionals and other collectors; Bushnell's fieldnotes from his work with the Choctaw and archaeological expeditions; and, manuscript drafts and notes for his many publications.

Feminist ephemera collection of the Schlesinger Library, 1922-2014

Collection Identifier: Pr-11
Overview:

Feminist flyers, pamphlets, directories, statements, bibliographies, and other printed materials.

Papers of FetishDiva Midori, 1990-2014

Collection Identifier: MC 985
Overview:

Correspondence, writings, and advertising postcards featuring FetishDiva Midori's workshops. Also included are advertising postcards, catalogs, flyers, business cards, calendars, and other printed materials targeting BDSM practitioners, advertising sex toys, educational events and workshops, clothing, and BDSM clubs and other lifestyle-friendly venues.

Exhibition Records of the Harvard Art Museums, 1905-2008

Collection Identifier: HC 6
Overview: These records were created by museum staff in the course of planning and installing exhibitions. They pertain primarily to exhibitions held in the Fogg Museum, the Busch-Reisinger Museum, and the Arthur M. Sackler Museum, but they also include materials related to traveling or off-site exhibitions. The records date from 1905-2008 and include correspondence on a wide range of topics, exhibition proposals, photographic prints and negatives, object lists, loan forms, press releases, clippings,...

Harvard Theatre Collection of Samuel J. Hume, Inc. bookseller catalogs

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: 2006MT-57
Scope and Contents:

Collection of sale catalogs issued by the California bookselling firm, Samuel J. Hume, Inc. for books on the theater.

Hemenway Expedition records

Collection Identifier: 43-39A, 46-73, 13-26, 980-2, 2000.20,2001.7
Scope and Contents: The Hemenway Expedition Records reveal the working relationships in field correspondence between expedition members and with Mary Hemenway; the intellectual products of the work in Cushing, Bandelier, and ten Kate's ethnological manuscripts; and the raw data of site notes and cards, reports, plans, and field notebooks. The records also contain some of Margaret Magill's watercolors of archaeological artifacts. The materials are organized primarily by chronological accession and then according...

Papers of Sybil Holiday, 1984-1996

Collection Identifier: MC 978
Overview:

Sex educator and image consultant Sybil Holiday's collection of catalogs and other material catering to male-to-female transsexuals and transgender clients.

Hollis Frampton Collection

Collection Identifier: hfa00001
Overview: This collection contains, in a variety of media, materials by, about, and related to the filmmaker, photographer, and critic Hollis Frampton. Donated by Marion Faller, with whom he spent his last 13 years, the items here were likely kept by Frampton during his lifetime, with additional elements being added by Faller after Frampton's death. From original artworks to invaluable audio recordings, this collection gives rare insight into the career and personality of one of the most important...

Mechanicals and related records for Five centuries of books and manuscripts in modern Greek

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Am 3149
Overview:

Mechanicals and related materials for an exhibition catalog written by Evro Layton and produced by the Harvard College Library.

Papers of Alma Kline, 1929-1979

Collection Identifier: MC 198
Overview:

Photographs, articles, catalogs, etc., of Alma Kline, sculptor.

Papers of Dorrit Hoffleit, 1906-2005

Collection Identifier: MC 529
Overview:

Papers of Dorrit Hoffleit, astronomer at Harvard and Yale Universities and at the Maria Mitchell Observatory in Nantucket.

Papers of I. Rice Pereira, 1929-1976

Collection Identifier: MC 375
Overview:

Correspondence, manuscripts, notebook, etc., of I. Rice (Irene Rice) Pereira, abstract painter, poet, and philosopher.

Papers of Susan Hilles Morse, 1839-2002

Collection Identifier: MC 463; T-280
Overview:

Papers of philanthropist and art collector, Susan Morse Hilles.

Proofs and related production material for The Artist and the Book

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Typ 1263
Overview:

Proofs and other production material for the exhibition catalog, The artist and the book 1860-1960.

Records of the Corner Book Shop, 1940-1980

Collection Identifier: 81-M81
Overview:

Correspondence, shop catalogs, day books, etc., of the Corner Book Shop, founded by Eleanor Lowenstein in 1940 and specializing in books on food, cookery, and wine.

Records of the Discerning Eye exhibition and symposia, 1970-1974

Collection Identifier: SC 62
Overview:

Correspondence, catalogs, financial records, publicity, etc., for The Discerning Eye exhibition and symposium, an exhibit of works collected by Radcliffe College alumnae.

Records of the North Bennet Street Industrial School, 1880-1973

Collection Identifier: MC 269
Overview:

Minutes, reports, correspondence, etc., of North Bennet Street Industrial School (Boston, Mass.), a trade school and settlement house.

Short-title catalogue revision project records

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection — Multiple ContainersIdentifier: 2005M-61
Summary:

These records concern the revision of the STC including: correspondence, research notes, field reports, annotated STC volumes, administrative files, proofsheets, working papers, index slips, Pantzer's books, microfilm of STC items, microfilm prints of STC items, reference books and offprints, and miscellaneous realia concerning the project.

Smith & Anthony Stove Company photograph and ephemera collection

Collection Identifier: Vis 24
Overview:

Photographs and ephemera of the stove, fireplace and furnace manufacturer Smith & Anthony Company of Boston, Mass., 1881-1909.