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Overview: The Jacob Bigelow papers, 1770-1879 (inclusive), 1800-1879 (bulk), contain correspondence with Jacob Bigelow's (1786-1879) colleagues concerning botanical specimens, publication of the Pharmacopoeia of the United States from 1820 to 1831, and general medical matters. There is also correspondence with his family, including his parents, siblings, and his son, physician Henry Jacob Bigelow (1818-1890).
FOUND IN: Peabody Museum ArchivesCollection Identifier: 2011.22.1
Overview: Karl Heider was a member of the Harvard-Peabody Expedition to New Guinea, spending an additional twenty-one months observing the Dani people on his own after the other members had departed. The purpose of the expedition and Heider’s work was to holistically capture the lives of the Dani people before the changes of the modern era began to infiltrate their preliterate, “Stone Age” culture. The records include field notebooks, tape...
FOUND IN: Harvard Art Museums ArchivesCollection Identifier: SC 1
Overview: Correspondence, photographs, writings, and other papers of Agnes Mongan, Curator of Drawings at Harvard's Fogg Museum and the first woman director of a major art museum in the United States.
Overview: Papers of Ada E. Worthington, founder of Cape Cod Fishnet Industries, and her husband, John C. Worthington, oil driller, pilot, and general manager of Pond Village Cold Storage Company.
Overview: Papers of French chef, cookbook author, and television personality Dione Lucas and co-author Marion Gorman include address books, biographical material, cooking demonstration menus and programs, notebooks, correspondence, recipes, clippings, drafts, photographs, audiotapes, motion picture films, and videotapes.
Overview: Personal and professional papers of Doris Stevens, suffragist and international women's rights advocate.
Overview: Correspondence, writings, schoolwork, scrapbooks, diaries, and family records of philanthropist and teacher Dorothy Wallace.