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The records document some of the activities related to the Harvard Bicentenary Celebration held on September 8, 1836. Materials include extracts listing the votes of the Corporation about the 1836 celebration, a plan for the evening illumination of Holworthy Hall, a volume of autographs signed by Harvard graduates and guests, blank tickets for the “Dinner of the Alumni” held during the celebration and letters from Harvard alumni confirming their attendance at the dinner.
Biographical material, sketches, letters, writings, etc., of Carrie Chapman Catt, leader in the woman suffrage and international peace movements. These papers are part of the Woman's Rights Collection.
Correspondence, speeches, writings, etc., of Grace A. Johnson, educator, suffragist, civic reformer, and internationalist. These papers are part of the Woman's Rights Collection.
Letter, notice, portrait, etc., of Ida Porter Boyer, suffragist and educator. These papers are part of the Woman's Rights Collection.
Writings, diary, correspondence, leaflets, etc., of Mary Hillard Loines, suffragist and civic worker. These papers are part of the Woman's Rights Collection.
Minutes, correspondence, reports, etc., of the New England Women's Club, one of the oldest women's clubs in the United States.
Records of Radcliffe College's Office of Public Information dcoument the evolution of publicity and publications concerning the college.
Richard A. Howard (1917-2003) was appointed Director of the Arnold Arboretum in 1954 and would lead the institution until 1978. A prolific researcher, photographer and writer, Howard published more than 325 scientific papers and was the author of 13 books in addition to compiling the definitive Flora of the Lesser Antilles. Howard’s papers reflect over 25 years of leadership and scholarly contributions to the sciences of botany and horticulture.
Diaries, correspondence, photographs, etc., of Nellie (Nugent) Somerville, suffragist and temperance worker; her daughter Lucy (Somerville) Howorth, lawyer; and other female family members in Mississippi.