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Account books and records of shipbuilders, New England and New York

Collection Identifier: Mss:55 1754-1923
Overview:

Account books and records of shipbuilders located in New England and New York, 1754-1923.

Additional papers of Betty Friedan, 1941-2006 (inclusive), 1980-2000 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: MC 577
Overview:

Additional papers of Betty Friedan, feminist, activist, and author.

Additional papers of Florence Luscomb, 1888-1988

Collection Identifier: MC 625; T-177
Overview:

Additional papers including photographs, correspondence, statements, flyers, datebooks, etc., of social and political activist Florence Luscomb.

Additional papers of the Lindsay family, 1839-1994 (inclusive), 1858-1957 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: MC 744
Overview:

Correspondence, photographs, diaries, etc., of Catharine Frazee and Vachel Thomas Lindsay, their daughter, Olive Lindsay Wakefield, and other members of the Lindsay family.

Albert M. Knight papers

Collection Identifier: Mss:766 1863-1872 K69
Overview:

The Albert M. Knight papers are letters written by an American businessman in China to his fiancée, 1863-1872.

Ames family historical collection, 1762-2006

Collection Identifier: MC 773
Overview:

Correspondence, diaries, financial papers, etc. of multiple generations of the Ames, Lesley, and Lyman families.

Diary of Jessie Anglum, 1901-1902

Collection Identifier: A/A591
Overview:

Collection consists of one volume detailing Anglum's travels in Japan, China, and the Philippines.

Arthur Greenwood Robinson papers on the Yung Wing Mission and YMCA work in North China

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Am 2801
General Note:

Collection includes photographs, reports and other printed material, and correspondence.

Audiotape collection of Esther Peterson, 1959-1990

Collection Identifier: T-60
Overview:

Audiotape collection of Esther Peterson, labor, education, women's rights, and consumer affairs advocate.

Audiotape collection of Judy Chicago, 1968-2001

Collection Identifier: T-319
Overview:

Audiotapes of artist, feminist, and writer Judy Chicago.

Benjamin Newton business records

Collection Identifier: Mss:766 1843-1864
Overview:

The business records of China trader Captain Benjamin Newton includes financial records and correspondence detailing his business dealings, 1836-1864.

Bob Cook papers

Collection Identifier: I B REC
Abstract:

This collection documents Bob Cook's (1946- ) work as Director of the Arnold Arboretum from 1989-2009. The Director's papers reflect a wide range of administrative functions including strategic planning, project management, fundraising, and community relations.

Bryant & Sturgis (Boston, Mass.) records

Collection Identifier: Mss:766 1811-1872 B915
Scope and Content Note::

The collection includes waste books, journals, ledgers, and letter books (including one of John Perkins Cushing). There are statements of account of William Sturgis, 1827-1861 (with gaps); a journal (diary) of Charles H. Hammatt, Sandwich Islands, Hawaii, 1823-1825.

Papers of Anna Chennault, 1939-2004 (inclusive), 1955-1989 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: MC 552
Overview:

Papers of Anna Chennault, author, lecturer, business consultant, citizen-diplomat, widow of General Claire Chennault, and active member of the Republican Party.

Chinese Maritime Customs Service : miscellaneous papers

Collection Identifier: hyl00009
Scope and Contents:

Collection of miscellaneous official documents, newspaper clippings, articles, correspondences, photographs and audio cassettes on Chinese Maritime Customs Services between the 1920's and early 1930's. The mixed items date from 1925 to 1975.

Chinese politics and the outbreak of the war with Japan : reference sources by 钱金宝

Collection Identifier: hyl00036
Scope and Contents:

Thesis note: Thesis (Ph. D., Committee on the Ph. D. Degree in History and East Asian Languages)--Harvard University, 2004.

Comstock family business records

Collection Identifier: Mss:766 1833-1876
Overview:

Records of a family of American merchants engaged in international trade, 1833-1890

John Perkins Cushing business records

Collection Identifier: Mss:8993 1832-1882 C984
Overview:

Records of John Perkins Cushing, a merchant of Boston, Massachusetts, principally engaged in the China trade, 1832-1882.

Dane, Dana & Company records

Collection Identifier: Mss: 766 1852-1855
Overview:

Business records of the Boston, Massachusetts based tea importing merchant firm, Dane, Dana & Co. and the Boston Sugar Refinery.

Daniel T. Lothrop papers

Collection Identifier: Mss: 766 1810-1871 L882
Overview:

Shipping and family papers of Captain Daniel T. Lothrop.

Elizabeth Heard papers

Collection Identifier: Mss:766 1829-1864 H435
Overview:

The Elizabeth Heard papers contain correspondence sent to her by her sons and brother-in-law Augustine Heard, while they were in China working for the family firm, Augustine Heard & Company.

Ernest Henry Wilson papers

Collection Identifier: III EHW
Abstract: The Ernest Henry Wilson papers reflect his contribution to horticulture and botany as a plant collector who, through numerous expeditions to China, Korea, and Japan, introduced many new species into cultivation in arboreta, parks, and private gardens. The collection includes his extensive correspondence written between 1899 and 1930 to Arnold Arboretum staff, mainly Charles Sprague Sargent (1841-1927), the Arboretum's first director; copies of his letters to other Arboretum explorers and...

Family Planning Oral History Project Interviews, 1973-1977

Collection Identifier: OH-1; T-25; M-138; A1-3
Overview:

Tapes and transcripts of 24 oral histories of the Family Planning Oral History Project, an oral history project of the Schlesinger Library, funded by the Rockefeller Foundation.