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Overview: Addenda to the papers (MC 185) of John Graham Brooks, Unitarian minister, writer, and founder of the National Consumers' League.
FOUND IN: Harvard University ArchivesCollection Identifier: HUM 312
Overview: Edward Holyoke (1689-1769) was the ninth president of Harvard College, serving for thirty-two years from 1737 to 1769. This artificial collection, dated 1721-circa 1780s, consists of an astronomy notebook and sermons written by Holyoke, a drinking tube fashioned from his watch case, a letter to Holyoke from his friend Benjamin Dearborn, and a letter to a proprietor of the Second Church of Marblehead, Massachusetts, from Overseer William Dudley related to Holyoke’s election as president of...
Overview: Papers of Mary Reed Eastman, including diaries and related article containing family history, etc.
FOUND IN: Harvard University ArchivesCollection Identifier: HUG 1445
Overview: Thaddeus Mason Harris (1768-1842) was a Harvard librarian, Unitarian minister, and author in Boston. This collection contains correspondence, sermons, and commonplace books of Harris, dated 1746-1846.
Summary: Contains 3 volumes collected by Reverend Harrison Dubbs: Lee Warly his booke Anno 1731, 52 sermons on the temptation of Christ preached: Stourmouth, Wingham, etc., c. 1621-5; Sermons, 1677 etc.?; Blank verse poem - Raphael c. 1675.
Summary: 9 volumes and 11 folders of manuscript material: including sermons in German, 1802-1818?; political extracts post-1750; record books on antiquities in Italy early to mid-19th century; mid-19th century German poem with photostat copy; 17th century land deeds; mid-19th century British court records; and 17th century notes in Latin and English by William Simmes.
Overview: Papers of Constance Fern Parvey includes extensive writings, notes, correspondence, scrapbooks, photographs, and audiotapes, and document Parvey's professional career as a Lutheran minister, educator, writer, global feminist, and activist. A significant part of the collection focuses on her international work in elevating women's roles within the church.