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Jacob Bigelow papers

Collection Identifier: B MS c25
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).

Karl G. Heider papers on New Guinea

Collection 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...

Papers of Agnes Mongan, 1914-1993

Collection 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.

Records of Nucleus, 1921-2021

Collection Identifier: MC 1136
Overview: Plays, meeting minutes, financial records, and membership directories of the Nucleus, a women's group founded in 1921 to write and perform plays.

Papers of Ada E. and John C. Worthington, 1897-1988

Collection Identifier: MC 507
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.

Papers of Boomer Kennedy, 1973-1999

Collection Identifier: MC 508
Overview: Papers of auto mechanic and garage owner Boomer Kennedy.

Papers of Dione Lucas, ca.1930-1995

Collection Identifier: MC 601; T-335; MP-43; Vt-138
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.

Papers of Donna M. Finn, 1971-2014

Collection Identifier: MC 882; Vt-280
Overview: Correspondence, writings, notes, projects, and master's thesis of Donna Finn, Boston-based activist and co-founder of the Dorchester Women's Committee.

Papers of Doris Stevens, 1884-1983 (inclusive), 1920-1960 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: MC 546; T-182; M-104
Overview: Personal and professional papers of Doris Stevens, suffragist and international women's rights advocate.

Papers of Dorothy Wallace, 1865-2015 (inclusive), 1935-2000 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: MC 912; T-526; DVD-126
Overview: Correspondence, writings, schoolwork, scrapbooks, diaries, and family records of philanthropist and teacher Dorothy Wallace.