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Harvard Medical School interior images

Collection Identifier: RG M-CL02, Series 00096a
Overview: This finding aid describes photographs, lantern slides, negatives and photomechanical prints depicting the interiors of Harvard Medical School buildings.

Marshall Phrenological Collection

Collection Identifier: B MS c99
Overview: The Marshall Phrenological Collection, 1870s-1958, contains a small amount of records of the British Phrenological Society assembled by James Marshall, a former president of the society. The collection also includes additional writings, notes, correspondence, and charts about phrenology.

Nahum Capen papers

Collection Identifier: B MS c23
Overview: The Nahum Capen papers, 1783-1885 (inclusive), 1826-1885 (bulk), consist chiefly of letters addressed to Capen and to the firm of Marsh, Capen, and Lyon, requesting information on or discussing phrenology; concerning establishment and meetings of phrenological societies in Boston and elsewhere; and other professional matters. Also includes social invitations, letters of transmittal and recommendation, documents from phrenological societies, and Capen’s collection of autograph letters.

Papers of Hattie A. Harlow, 1876-1886

Collection Identifier: MC 951
Overview: Hand-sewn scrapbooks created by Hattie A. Harlow

Papers of Matilda Joslyn Gage, 1840-1974

Collection Identifier: MC 377; M-133
Overview: Correspondence, writings, photographs, etc., of suffragist Matilda (Joslyn) Gage.

Papers of the Swanton family, 1759-1991 (inclusive), 1826-1926 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: MC 873
Overview: Diaries, commonplace books, and correspondence of the Byram, Gay, Swanton, and Worcester families of Maine and Massachusetts.

T. M. Downes phrenological character readings, 1871-1872 (inclusive)

Collection — Box: Small Collections 01Identifier: B MS c122
Content Description: Two manuscript character readings conducted by T. M. Downes, Esq: "The Phrenological Development of the Revd H. Pigott" and "The Phrenological Development of Mrs. H. Pigott."