COLLECTIONS: 191 - 196 of 196
FOUND IN: Biblioteca Berenson, I Tatti - The Harvard University Center for Italian Renaissance StudiesFonds Identifier: BER -7
Overview: Correspondence, writings, photographs and other personal and professional papers of Laurance Roberts and his wife Isabel M. Spaulding. Laurance, Orientalist and museum curator; Assistant Curator of Chinese Art, Brooklyn Museum 1934-1938; Director, 1938-1942; Director American Academy in Rome, 1946-1960; married 1937 Isabel Spaulding (Director, Brooklyn Museum, 1943-1946).
Overview: Scanned copy, only available in electronic form, of Louisa Levite Sommers's memoir entitled "Looking Back," in which she describes her childhood in Germany (diphtheria, first day of school, death of her mother), the increasing threat of Nazis, how her family left Germany and came to the United States, and her schooling.
Overview: Correspondence, diaries, photographs, etc., of the Stark family of Dorchester, Massachusetts; the Bellamy family of Cleveland, Ohio; and the Crouter family which lived in the Philippines and Cleveland, Ohio, and was interned in a Japanese prisoner of war camp in the Philippines during World War II.
Overview: Papers of artist Mary Pennington Updike Weatherall, including art show programs featuring her work; printed material and course work from Radcliffe College; photographs; and correspondence with her family and friends.