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Record book of the Eaton family, 1858-1943

Collection Identifier: A/E141
Overview:

Record book of the Eaton family detailing family genealogy, financial records, household expenditures, etc.

Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. : records

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Thr 1949
Overview:

Scripts and copies of "Book of Life" albums for the PBS television show, Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

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 Cora May Trawick Court, 1875-1970

Collection Identifier: MC 250
Overview:

Correspondence, articles, book reviews, etc., of Cora May Trawick Court, educator.

Papers of Marguerite Jeanne Queneau, 1834-1985 (inclusive), 1880-1985 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: 84-M30--85-M78; T-168
Overview:

Correspondence, reports, articles, etc., of Marguerite Jeanne Queneau, nutritionist and dietitian.

Papers of Miriam Jay Wurts Andrus, 1833-2001

Collection Identifier: MC 702
Overview:

Personal papers of Miriam Jay Wurts Andrus, philanthropist and activist for global peace, document her relationships with her parents and husband, international travel, and household management. Also contains diaries, correspondence, photographs, and genealogical records pertaining to the Benedict and Wurts families.

Records of Notable American Women, 1607-1950, 1958-1973

Collection Identifier: MC 230
Overview:

Correspondence, drafts, research notes, etc., documenting the preparation of the first three volumes of Notable American Women, a biographical dictionary of American women.

Richard James Hooker collection of letters from American women, 1788-1890

Collection Identifier: A-133
Overview:

Correspondence, mostly by19th century American women, compiled by Richard James Hooker of Chicago, Illinois.

Samuel Bancroft Barlow papers

Collection Identifier: B MS c85
Overview:

The Samuel Bancroft Barlow papers, 1798-1876, consist of letters from other Barlows concerning the family's genealogy, research notes and manuscript family histories by Barlow, and printed circulars and certificates from medical institutions and societies and the Massachusetts Militia. There are also letters from colleagues and associates including physicians Eli Ives (1779-1861), Joseph F. Jewett (1788-1859), and Vincent Holcombe, and a small amount of legal documents.

Papers of Agnes Goldman Sanborn, 1752-1984 (inclusive), 1808-1984 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: 59-4--2014-M186; T-101
Overview:

Photographs, correspondence, genealogical and biographical materials of Agnes (Goldman) Sanborn, bacteriologist and civic activist.

Somerville and Howorth family papers, 1850-1974

Collection Identifier: A-50; M-133; M-52
Overview:

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.

Edward W. Wagner personal archive

Collection Identifier: HUM 243
Overview: Edward Willett Wagner (1924-2001) was Professor of Korean Studies at Harvard for thirty-five years and was a pioneer in the study of Korean history in the United States. A specialist in pre-modern Korean history, Wagner's research centered on the study of the elite structure of Korea’s Yi (Chosŏn) dynasty. The Edward W. Wagner personal archive documents Wagner’s academic and professional career as a teacher, writer, and historian and highlights his role as an authority on the history and...