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Charles Sprecher Davidson papers

Collection Identifier: H MS c188
Overview:

The Charles Sprecher Davidson papers, 1918-1999 (inclusive), 1941-1990 (bulk), are a product of Davidson’s research and personal and professional activities undertaken throughout the period of his service at three institutions: Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts; the Thorndike Memorial Laboratory at Boston City Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts; and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts.

D. Mark Hegsted papers

Collection Identifier: H MS c54
Overview:

The D. Mark Hegsted Papers, 1952 to 1999, consist of correspondence, committee files and reports, manuscripts, and meeting minutes generated as a product of the professional career of David Mark Hegsted, a nutritional scientist at the Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, from 1942 to 1980. The bulk of the collection is Hegsted's correspondence with national and international institutions and individuals on topics of human nutrition and diet.

Francis Gano Benedict papers

Collection Identifier: MC 062
Overview:

The Francis Gano Benedict Papers, 1870-1957, document Benedict's research and professional activities as a chemist and nutrition researcher at the Boston Nutrition Laboratory.

Fredrick J. Stare papers

Collection Identifier: H MS c499
Overview: The Fredrick J. Stare papers, 1912-2002 (inclusive), 1950-1999 (bulk), are the product of Fredrick J. Stare’s professional, research, publishing, travel, and personal activities throughout the course of his career. The papers are arranged in nine series: I. Subject Files, 1912-2002; II. Correspondence Files, 1941-1999; III. Writings and Publications, 1934-1999; IV. Harvard University Administrative Records, 1942-2000; V. Travel Files, 1944-1994; VI. Personal Files, 1945-1999; VII. Audio,...

Harold Leonard Higgins papers

Collection Identifier: H MS c332
Overview:

The Harold Leonard Higgins papers, 1896-1958 (inclusive), 1913-1942 (bulk), are the product of Higgins’s professional activities as a pediatrician, physiology researcher, and professor of pediatrics.

Harvard Botanical Museum 16mm Film Collection, ca. 1943-1978 : Guide.

Collection Identifier: hfa00022
Overview: Early in the history of motion pictures the medium of film was recognized for its invaluable uses in education. Moving pictures allow for a broad range of educational topics to be taught by utilizing the medium's ability to communicate information and expand upon complex ideas and topics. This collection of 16mm educational films from the Harvard Botanical Museum Collection focuses on the topics of agriculture through ethnography and history. The films were created between 1943 and 1978 and...

Harvard Fatigue Laboratory records

Collection Identifier: RG M-CE03, Series 00132, 00300-00305
Overview:

The Harvard Fatigue Laboratory records, 1916-1952 (inclusive), 1941-1947 (bulk), consist of correspondence, research records, reports, writings and publications, photographs, and films, and are the product of the Lab's research and administrative activities.

Harvard School of Public Health. Harvard Prevention Research Center records

Record Group Identifier: RG P-DT08.01, Series 00598, 00599
Overview:

The Harvard School of Public Health Harvard Prevention Research Center records, 1992-2003 (inclusive), 1994-2003 (bulk), are the product of research projects and educational interventions developed and implemented by the HPRC under the direction of Steven L. Gortmaker, particularly the Planet Health curriculum and Play Across Boston. The records are arranged in two series: I. Planet Health Records (1992-1997); and II. Play Across Boston Records (2000-2003).

Harvard School of Public Health. Longitudinal Studies of Child Health and Development records

Collection Identifier: RG P-DT08.02, Series 00573-00577
Overview: The Harvard School of Public Health Longitudinal Studies of Child Health and Development records, 1918-2015 (inclusive), 1930-1989 (bulk), are the product of research by the Department of Maternal and Child Health on the health, physical development, and social functioning of a set of subjects from birth through adulthood. The papers are arranged in five series: I. Data and Administrative Records (1923-2015, undated); II. Manuscript Drafts and Publications (1918-2000, undated); III....

Jean Mayer papers

Collection Identifier: H MS c354
Overview: Records in the Jean Mayer Papers were created by Mayer during the course of his career as a professor at the Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, and as a researcher and author from 1953 to 1975. The bulk of the collection consists of correspondence, but it also includes records related to Mayer’s activities as a research scientist, a consultant on issues of nutrition and diet, and an author. Mayer’s main areas of professional work and research interests were in human nutrition, diet,...

Papers of Alice Bradley, 1893-1980

Collection Identifier: MC 348
Overview:

Brochures, clippings, biographies, etc., of Alice Bradley, home economist, hospital dietitian, principal of Miss Farmer's School of Cookery.

Papers of Barbara Seaman, 1920-1983

Collection Identifier: 82-M33--84-M82
Overview:

Correspondence, letters from readers, minutes, etc., of Barbara Seaman, feminist and author.

Papers of Edith Banfield Jackson, 1907-1977

Collection Identifier: MC 304
Overview:

Correspondence, professional papers, etc., of Edith Banfield Jackson, pediatrician and child psychiatrist.

Papers of Emily Sibley, 1864-1971

Collection Identifier: MC 349
Overview:

Correspondence, notes, financial accounts, etc., of Emily Sibley, home economist.

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 Martha May Eliot, 1898-1975

Collection Identifier: MC 229
Overview:

Correspondence, speeches, articles, etc., of Martha May Eliot, pediatrician and child health expert.

Papers of Patricia Frazer Lamb, 1952-1979 (inclusive), 1952-1973 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: 85-M233
Overview:

Correspondence of Patricia Frazer Lamb, teacher and writer.

Papers of the Driggs-Rust family, 1851-1976 (inclusive), 1906-1976 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: MC 344
Overview:

Correspondence, photographs, etc., of the Rust and Driggs families of Kansas, New York and Pennsylvania.

Papers of Esther Peterson, 1884-1998 (inclusive), 1929-1988 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: MC 450
Overview:

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

Records of the Boston Women's Health Book Collective, 1905-2003 (inclusive), 1972-1997 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: MC 503; T-321; Vt-134
Overview:

Records of the Boston Women's Health Book Collective, a non-profit women's health education, advocacy and consulting organization that grew out of a small discussion group in 1969, and first became known for their pioneering handbook, Our Bodies, Ourselves.

Papers of Jean Wade Rindlaub, ca.1848-1991 (inclusive), 1930-1981 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: MC 693; T-398; DVD-80
Overview:

Speeches, articles, market research, recipes, writings, proofs, and published advertisements created by Jean Wade Rindlaub, pioneering woman copywriter and advertising executive who specialized in selling products to women consumers.

Sinclair Kennedy papers

Collection Identifier: HOLLIS 9677706
Overview:

This collection contains the papers of Sinclair Kennedy, author and lecturer. Correspondence makes up the bulk of the collection, with some writings, clippings, and miscellaneous materials. The correspondence and writings mostly refer to international politics, especially Kennedy's espousal of a federation of English-speaking countries, as well as home front issues during the Second World War.

Somerville High School Film Collection

Collection Identifier: hfa00030
Overview: Consisting of 385 educational films produced for classroom use between the 1930s and 1980s, the Somerville High School Collection provides a representative sample of the subjects and genres of educational media used in classrooms during this period. Though collected by Somerville High School, the films are aimed at students from primary grades through high school and cover a variety of subjects including art, math, music, science, health, and social studies. A highlight of the collection is...

Work and family : low income and minority women talk about their lives, ca.1930-1990

Collection Identifier: MC 420; T-249
Overview:

Audiocassettes, transcripts, field notes, etc., generated by Fran Leeper Buss as part of her oral history project, Work and Family: Low Income and Minority Women Talk about Their Lives.