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Bob Cook papers

Collection Identifier: I B REC
Abstract:

This collection documents Bob Cook's (1946- ) work as Director of the Arnold Arboretum from 1989-2009. The Director's papers reflect a wide range of administrative functions including strategic planning, project management, fundraising, and community relations.

Elinor Kamath papers

Collection Identifier: H MS c306
Overview: The Elinor Kamath papers, 1838-1987 (inclusive), 1956-1984 (bulk) are the product of Kamath’s research, writing, and professional activities during her career, particularly her her activities in the 1960s and 1970s as Research Associate with the Stanford University Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, Palo Alto, California. Kamath's research focused on the events commonly referred to as the thalidomide disaster, in which pregnant women who took thalidomide to treat morning...

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,...

Grant proposals

Collection Identifier: I A-10

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....

Lydia A. Kowalski papers

Collection Identifier: I B LK
Abstract: Compiled during her tenure as the Arnold Arboretum’s only Executive Director, the papers of Lydia Kowalski are comprised of correspondence, grant/funding proposals, financial reports, and a log of administrative duties. Kowalski was a musician and singer, and had extensive experience in non-profit management before her arrival at the Arnold Arboretum. Kowalski provided management of day to day operations while arboretum director Peter Ashton travelled for research. The Kowalski papers span...

Marie C. McCormick papers

Collection Identifier: H MS c477
Overview:

The Marie C. McCormick papers, 1956-2016 (inclusive), 1968-2009 (bulk), are the product of McCormick’s research, teaching, administrative, and publishing activities during the course of her career. The papers are arranged in five series: I. Research Records, 1970-2016; II. Harvard School of Public Health Teaching and Administrative Records, 1985-2014; III. Writings and Publications, 1971-2013; and IV. Collected Printed Material, 1956-2005.

Papers of Mary Catherine Bateson, 1954-2004 (inclusive), 1975-2001 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: MC 665
Overview:

Meeting and project files, writing-related material, records for the Institute for Intercultural Studies, and professional correspondence of writer and cultural anthropologist Mary Catherine Bateson.

Peter Shaw Ashton papers

Collection Identifier: I B PSA
Abstract:

The Peter Shaw Ashton papers document Ashton's work as Director of the Arnold Arboretum, 1978-1987. The collection consists primarily of administrative records including agendas and reports, budgets, and documentation of special projects.

Records of the Bureau of International Research of Harvard University and Radcliffe College, 1924-1960 (inclusive), 1924-1942 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: RG XIXB
Overview:

Records documenting a grant program to study contemporary issues in law, international relations, and anthropology.

Records of the Radio Research Laboratory, 1942-1946

Collection Identifier: UAV 728
Overview:

The Radio Research Laboratory (RRL) was established in 1942 to develop countermeasures to radar. These records document research projects. Topics include radar, radar countermeasures, microwaves, research methodology, and the relationship of federally-sponsored research to the industrial sector.

Steven Lawrence Gortmaker papers

Collection Identifier: H MS c504
Overview:

The Steven Lawrence Gortmaker papers, 1955-1998 (inclusive), 1977-1997 (bulk), are the product of Gortmaker’s research, teaching, and professional activities throughout the course of his career at the Harvard School of Public Health (later the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health). The papers are arranged in three series: I. Research Projects Records, 1975-1998; II. Harvard School of Public Health Professional Records, 1957-1998; and III. Collected Publications, 1955-1998.

W. W. (William White) Howells papers

Collection Identifier: 995-15
Overview:

This collection consists primarily of anthropometric data/ field sheets and somatotype photographs of a variety of cultures.