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Ellis Gray Loring Family papers, 1824-1925

Collection Identifier: A-115
Overview:

Correspondence, diaries, notebooks, etc., of Ellis Gray Loring, lawyer and abolitionist, from Boston, Massachusetts, and of family members.

Emilie Baca Putnam Africa diary and additional material

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: 92M-16
Summary:

Autograph manuscript diary kept while in Africa with Patrick Putnam, 1939 and wedding announcement of Emilie and Patrick Putnum, 1938.

Papers of Elizabeth Glendower Evans, 1859-1944 (inclusive), 1882-1944 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: A-21; M-84; M-59
Overview:

Diaries, correspondence, writings, speeches, notes, photographs, clippings, etc., of social reformer Elizabeth Glendower Evans.

Diary of Joyce A. Fortune, 1987-1988

Collection Identifier: A/F745
Overview:

Diary of bisexual college student Joyce A. Fortune (then known as Joyce Adams) recounting her experiences in Spain and other parts of Europe.

Papers of Cynthia Anthonsen Foster, 1825-2007 (inclusive), 1915-2007 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: MC 653
Overview:

Papers of civil rights, peace, and social justice activist, Cynthia Anthonsen Foster.

Frank Carlos Griffith papers

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection — Multiple ContainersIdentifier: 2006MT-257
Summary: Consists of records kept by Griffith as manager of Lillie Langtry, Includes Griffith's date books, 1889-1890 (as Langtry's manager), 1897-1898, and 1902-1924; diary and memoranda books, 1896-1902 and 1904-1907; letters from Thoda Cocroft, Harry Frazee, and others, 1922-1923; financial records, 1919-1924; and two partial drafts of his typescript memoir of the Boston stage in the 1860s through 1880s, titled "In My Time." Most of the records relate to the Mrs. Fiske Company, but the date books...

George U. Sands business records

Collection Identifier: Mss:766 1866-1879
Overview:

The business records of George U. Sands consist of correspondence, financial material, and diaries while living and working in Hong Kong, 1866-1880.

Papers of Inez Haynes Gillmore, 1872-1945

Collection Identifier: A-25
Overview:

Autobiography, diaries, literary notebooks, etc., of Inez Haynes Gillmore, writer.

Papers of Victoria Glaser, 1900-2004

Collection Identifier: MC 977; T-410
Overview:

Musical compositions, concert programs, writings, correspondence, teaching materials, and audiotapes of composer and music teacher Victoria Glaser.

Gore Vidal papers

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Am 2350
Overview:

Contains papers of American author Gore Vidal (1925-2012), including literary manuscripts, correspondence, political papers, legal and business records, photographs, family papers and mementors, and other material. Also includes papers of his companion, Howard Austen (1929-2003).

Papers of Elizabeth Blodgett Hall, 1617-2006 (inclusive), 1860-2000 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: MC 603; T-354
Overview:

Papers of educator Elizabeth Blodgett Hall and her husband, Livingston Hall, a professor at the Harvard University Law School.

Papers of the Hamilton family, 1818-1974

Collection Identifier: MC 278; M-24
Overview:

Correspondence, photographs, writings, etc., of the Hamilton family of Indiana, including physician Alice Hamilton and classicist Edith Hamilton.

Records of Harvard College Observatory Director William Cranch Bond

Collection Identifier: UAV 630.2
Overview: The Records of Harvard College Observatory Director William Cranch Bond document the founding, growth, and scientific research of the Harvard College Observatory primarily from 1840 to 1859. Also chronicled is the Observatory’s participation in advances made in astronomy, stellar photography, meteorology, continental exploration, and technological improvements in astronomical instruments in the early nineteenth century. William Cranch Bond (1789-1859), American astronomer and instrument...

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.

Hendee, Tucke, Parker family papers

Collection Identifier: Mss:55 1842-1923 H495
Overview:

Family correspondence and associated business papers of the interrelated Hendee, Tucke and Parker families of Lowell, Massachusetts, 1842-1923.

Papers of Judith Cohen Hershenson, 1930-1977

Collection Identifier: MC 971
Overview:

Travel diaries of Radcliffe College graduate Judith Cohen Hershenson.

Papers of Elizabeth McShane Hilles, 1909-1989

Collection Identifier: A/H6521
Overview:

Biographical information and photographs and a diary documenting Elizabeth McShane Hilles's suffrage activities.

Papers of Harriet Goodhue Hosmer, 1834-1959

Collection Identifier: A-162
Overview:

Correspondence, photographs, drawings, etc., of Harriet Goodhue Hosmer, sculptor and inventor.

Papers of Mabel E. Houghton, 1900-1975

Collection Identifier: MC 966
Overview:

Papers of social worker Mabel E. Houghton include a travel diary from a 1959 trip to northern Europe.

Inez Mecusker family papers

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection — Box: 1Identifier: 2006MT-217
Summary:

Consists of pocket diaries from 1921, 1922, and 1925; photographs; circus posters; and personal correspondence. Includes correspondence of Mecusker's brother-in-law Charles M. Belknap and niece Berenice H. Belknap, who both resided with Mecusker in the 1920s, as well as letters addressed to her mother Clementine Lord, and an 1894 diary apparently by Clementine Lord.

James Alexander Home travel diaries to Egypt and Syria in 1868

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection — Multiple ContainersIdentifier: 95M-65

Janet W. McArthur papers

Collection Identifier: H MS c326
Overview:

The Janet W. McArthur papers are the product of McArthur’s career as a professor of, and researcher in, gynecology and endocrinology at Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital from 1943 to 1984.

Jeffries Wyman papers

Collection Identifier: H MS c12
Overview: The Jeffries Wyman papers, 1826-1936 (inclusive), 1849-1874 (bulk) are the product of Wyman's research, teaching, professional, and publishing activities throughout his career as a naturalist and scientific researcher with positions as the Hersey Professor of Anatomy at Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts; curator of what is now the Peabody Museum of American Archaeology and Ethnology at Harvard University; curator of the Lowell Institute, Boston; and as a professor of anatomy and...

John Pershing papers

Collection Identifier: HOLLIS 601706
Overview:

Pershing was an authority on public works financing and the bulk of his papers relates to his involvement in that capacity at the federal, state and municipal levels. Included is Pershing's diary from his fifteen months with the early Public Works Administration.

Joseph Francis Charles Rock (1884-1962) papers, 1922-1962.

Collection Identifier: III JFR
Abstract:

This collection is comprised of publications, field notes, photographs, and correspondence by Joseph Francis Charles Rock. Rock worked as a botanist, anthropologist, explorer, linguist, and author for various agencies while travelling in Asia. Rock’s affiliation with the Arnold arboretum was that of a researcher in China and Tibet from 1924-1927. The bulk of this collection consists of correspondence, records, and images developed during that visit