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Records of the Underwater Sound Laboratory,

Collection Identifier: UAV 859
Overview:

The Harvard Underwater Sound Laboratory was operated by the University from 1941 to 1949 under contract to the National Defense Research Committee/Office of Scientific Research and Development. Research at the Lab focused on the improvement of equipment for the detection of underwater sound and the design of new equipment. The records document experiments, apparatus, and Lab administration. Topics include underwater acoustics and sonar.

Papers of Hilda Worthington Smith, 1837-1975 (inclusive), 1900-1975 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: A-76
Overview:

Correspondence, biographical materials, diaries, etc., of Hilda Worthington Smith, the first director of the Bryn Mawr Summer School for Women Workers in Industry, and a founder of the Affiliated Schools for Workers, Inc.

Papers of Laura Puffer Morgan and Ethel Puffer Howes, 1892-1962

Collection Identifier: A-151
Overview:

Correspondence, speeches, articles, etc., of Laura Puffer Morgan, lecturer, writer, teacher, suffragist, and advocate for disarmament.

Papers of Louise Leonard Wright, 1916-1977 (inclusive), 1930-1963 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: 80-M140--83-M110
Overview:

Correspondence, speeches, minutes, etc., of Louise Leonard Wright, interior decorator and lecturer.

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.

Records of the Women's City Club of Boston, 1913-1992

Collection Identifier: MC 662
Overview:

Annual reports, correspondence, financial records, minutes, publications, photographs, clippings, etc., of the Women's City Club of Boston.

Records of the Women's Travel Club, 1933-2014

Collection Identifier: MC 795, T-503
Overview:

Constitution, by-laws, minutes, programs, travel records, and member biographies of the Women's Travel Club, which was patterned after the Harvard Travellers Club and whose stated purpose was to help other women travelers.