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Audiovisual collection of the Women's Research & Education Institute, 1986-1998

Collection Identifier: T-285; Vt-191
Overview:

Audiovisual recordings of Women's Resource & Education Institute events, as well as promotional material and interviews with its representatives.

Papers of Gail Lumet Buckley, 1883-2011

Collection Identifier: MC 980; T-553
Overview:

Family documents about Lena Horne's life and research material for Gail Lumet Buckley's books; and records concerning Buckley's book tours and book publicity.

Evert Jansen Wendell and Raymond S. Wilkins collection of American sheet music by title

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: 2015T-52
Summary:

Sheet music published in America, chiefly from (but not limited to) the Raymond S. Wilkins and Evert Jansen Wendell collections; for voice and piano, some for piano solo.

File on the military revue, Harlem Hits the Tropics Part II

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Thr 2111
Content Description:

Collection is comprised of 15 items: photographs produced by the Army Signal Corps; manuscript promotional material; and programs. With original manila folder. One manuscript sheet shows information about the Harlem Sultans sextet which featured a veteran of Fletcher Henderson's orchestra. The photographs show the band and actors at work, as well as a crowd of uniformed soldiers watching from their mess hall benches. (information from dealer's description)

Gloria R. Wilson collection of Women in the Air Force (WAF) photographs

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Am 3343
Overview:

Snapshots and related photographs and ephemera of Women in the Air Force (WAF) collected by service member Gloria R. "Corki" Wilson.

Leverett Franklin Hooper personal archive

Collection Identifier: HUM 317
Overview: This collection contains ephemera, photographs, and related records acquired by Leverett Franklin Hooper while he was a student at Harvard University and serving in the United States Army during World War I. The bulk of the records date from 1914 to 1919 documenting Hooper’s involvement in World War I as a first lieutenant and member of the United States Army 351st Field Artillery Regiment. Also included is Hooper’s Harvard College undergraduate diploma (AB 1915), and Harvard diplomas for...

Joseph H. Lee collection of photographic postcards of 24th Infantry Regiment musicians

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection — Folder: 1Identifier: MS Am 3376
Overview:

Two photographic postcards depicting 24th Infantry Regiment musicians at Pine Camp, New York, including infrantryman Joseph H. Lee.

Papers of Elizabeth Reed Keller, 1866-1958 (inclusive), 1944-1946 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: A/K29e; M-81
Overview:

Diary and other writings from Elizabeth Reed Keller and her husband Phillips Brooks Keller.

Papers of Harriet Irene Oaks Lucy, 1936-1946

Collection Identifier: MC 1000
Overview:

The papers of Harriet Irene Oaks Lucy contain correspondence, military orders, clippings, insignia, photographs, etc., documenting her service in the United States Navy WAVES (Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service). Also included are letters from her aunt and uncle, Irene and William Voy, containing local and family news, as well as accounts of Irene's declining health relating to diagnoses of breast cancer and pernicious anemia.

Papers of Adele Siegel Rosenfeld, 1916-2011 (inclusive), 1930-2000 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: MC 720; T-477
Overview:

Personal papers of Adele Siegel Rosenfeld, teacher and poet, document her courtship and marriage, children, and relationship with her family.

Papers of Antoinette N. Spruyt, 1898-2016 (inclusive), 1906-1968 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: MC 917
Overview:

Correspondence and photographs of Antoinette N. Spruyt, rancher and farmer.

Papers of Audrey C. Foote, 1928-2012

Collection Identifier: MC 896; T-386
Overview:

Papers of Audrey C. Foote, feminist, animal rights advocate, and writer, include personal and other writings, love-letters with her husband during their courtship, and diaries documenting her feelings about pregnancy, life in Paris, and her marriage difficulties.

Papers of Dorothy Warren, 1905-1983 (inclusive), 1937-1974 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: MC 520
Overview:

Papers of Dorothy Warren, administrative officer in the Women's Army Auxiliary Corps, and photographer.

Papers of Hazel Hitson Weidman, 1896-2014

Collection Identifier: MC 763
Overview:

Correspondence, photographs, memorabilia, and drawings of Hazel Hitson Weidman, medical anthropologist and World War II WAVE.

Papers of Jane Barton, 1935-1993 (inclusive), 1940-1968 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: MC 542
Overview:

Papers of Jane Barton include documents relating to her service with the Navy WAVES during World War II and subsequent service in the United States Naval Reserve. Other material relates to her civilian life as a publicity agent for radio performers in the 1940s, and as a program director for the New York State Radio-Television-Motion Picture Bureau.

Papers of Jane Hope Hastings, 1941-1997

Collection Identifier: MC 547
Overview:

Correspondence, drafts of memoir, reports written for the United Service Organizations (USO), photographs, and other papers of Jane Hope Hastings.

Papers of Katherine M. Keene, 1941-1977 (inclusive), 1941-1945 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: MC 817
Overview:

Correspondence, diaries, photographs, uniform, and ephemera documenting Katherine Keene's service as a member of the Women's Army Corps (WACs) attached to the Office of Strategic Services (OSS) during World War II.

Papers of Thyra E. Pedersen, 1923-1974

Collection Identifier: A-101
Overview:

Correspondence, photographs, speeches, etc., of Thyra E. Pedersen, teacher and nurse.

Papers of Winifred Quick Collins, ca.1913-2000 (inclusive), 1937-1999 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: MC 541
Overview:

Correspondence, drafts of an autobiography, records of service in the Women Accepted for Voluntary Emergency Service (WAVES) and U.S. Navy, photographs, and other papers of U.S. Navy Captain Winifred Quick Collins

Records of Sister Soldier Project, 2007-2016

Collection Identifier: MC 892
Overview:

Collection consists of publicity, awards, correspondence with donors and recipients, photographs, and records relating to the shipping of the packages abroad.

Records of the United States Defense Advisory Committee on Women in the Services, 1943-1985

Collection Identifier: B-9
Overview:

Minutes, reports, directives, etc., of the United States Defense Advisory Committee on Women in the Services, as well as biographies and photographs of women in the armed services, recruiting literature, etc.

Records of the U.S. WAF Band, 1950-2003

Collection Identifier: MC 774; T-432; DVD-077
Overview:

Correspondence, photographs, orders, newsletters, clippings, etc., of the U.S. WAF Band.

Records of the Women's Research & Education Institute, 1977-2008

Collection Identifier: MC 668
Overview:

By-laws, correspondence, financial records, minutes, reports, conference material, grants, programs and projects, publications, photographs, etc., of the Women's Resource & Education Institute, an independent nonprofit organization providing information, research, and policy analysis to members of Congress and state and local officials.

Papers of Catherine Filene Shouse, 1878-1998

Collection Identifier: MC 448
Overview:

Correspondence, scrapbooks, diaries, photographs, etc., of philanthropist and patron of the arts, Catherine Filene Shouse.

American Soldier in WWII subject index and codebooks

Collection Identifier: HUM 291
Overview: The collection contains the questions used to survey American soldiers during World War II by the Research Branch of the War Department’s Information and Education Division. Under the direction of Samuel A. Stouffer, later director of the Laboratory of Social Relations and professor of sociology (1946-1960) at Harvard University, the survey results provided the United States Army with information to formulate policies and procedures. The survey results were published in four volumes as...