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18th century French vignettes collected by Philip Hofer

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Typ 1245
Overview:

18th-century printed vignettes by various artists acquired by Philip Hofer.

19th century portrait albums of French actors and actresses

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: 2004MT-68
General Note:

Contents include: an album of 22 signed watercolor caricatures by Lhéritier (including comedians of the Théâtre du Palais-Royal, mid 1850s); and an album containing 42 portraits of actors and actresses (many from the Théâtre des Jeunes-Élèves, rue de Thionville).

19th century portraits of African Americans

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection — Multiple ContainersIdentifier: MS Am 3380
Content Description:

176 images, many hand-colored, of women, men, children, couples, and soldiers, chiefly tintypes with a smaller number of salt prints, albumen prints, and one painting. In most cases, both the photographer and the sitter are unidentified.


Subjects identifiable by annotations: June Anderson, Jackson, Morly, and Montgomery. One photographer is identified as Albert Sandoz.

83M80: Letterpress in the digital era: records

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Typ 1287
Overview:

Files, type, and other records from a project to create a movable typeface by two artists.

A. A. (Alan Alexander) Milne letters to G.H. Grubb

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection — Volume: 1Identifier: 2006M-3

A. Boycott drawings of interiors of London theaters

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Thr 434
Overview:

A collection of drawings of the interiors of nineteenth-century London theaters.

A. C. Wheeler letters from others

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Thr 950
Overview:

Approximately 150 letters to A.C. Wheeler, a theater critic for the New York World, who wrote under the name Nym Crinkle.

A. E. Coppard compositions

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Eng 1204, MS Eng 1204.1, MS Eng 1204.2
Overview:

Autograph manuscripts of Craven arms, The quiet woman, and The wife of Ted Wickham by English author Alfred Edgar Coppard.

A. E. Housman letters to Witter Bynner

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Eng 1071
Overview:

Letters from English poet A. E. Housman to American poet and translator Witter Bynner concerning their various publications.

A. Lawrence Lowell papers concerning the Sacco and Vanzetti case

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Am 2383
Overview:

Papers collected by Harvard University president A. Lawrence Lowell as a member of the 1927 advisory committee (the "Lowell Commission") for Massachusetts governor Alvan T. Fuller's clemency review of the sentences of Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti.

A. Lawrence Lowell papers for the Commission on Second-Class Mail Matter

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Am 2940
Overview:

Papers assembled by Harvard President A. Lawrence Lowell in his capacity as a member on the Commission on Second-Class Mail Matter.

Aaron Brooks family papers

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: 83M-70
Summary:

Includes: Visitors book of the Brooks family law office in Petersham, New Hampshire; sheet music by John Fiske, 1 volume, 1 folder; and 1 rolled photocopy of sheet music by Henry Vaughan, Calvary.

Aaron Copland transcripts for Music in the 20s

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Am 2377
Overview:

Transcripts taken from unedited filmed interviews with American composer Aaron Copeland, recorded at the WGBH studios in Boston, Massachusetts. These tapes formed the basis for the later television series, Music in the 20s.

Aaron Kramer papers

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Am 2061
Overview:

Papers of American poet and professor, Aaron Kramer.

Abbott family Civil War letters

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Am 800.26
Overview:

Letters from three brothers of the Abbott family, sent to members of their family primarily during the American Civil War.

Abbott Lawrence Lowell peace papers

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: 2005-481
Summary: This collection, commonly called the "Peace papers" consists of pamphlets, leaflets, booklets, books, clippings, fliers, a few manuscripts and letters, and other miscellaneous printed materials concerning peace, war, and the organizations supporting international peace. Collection also includes two handwritten card indexes listing some subjects, authors, and titles. References are either to the assigned document number or to another heading. There is a substantial section on the...

Abbott Lawrence papers

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Am 1556-1556.1
Overview:

Private letters and dispatches written and received by Massachusetts congressman Abbott Lawrence while he was serving as envoy extraordinary and minister plenipotentiary of the U.S. in London.

Abbott Lawrence personal and company correspondence and letterbook

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Am 3308
Overview:

Contains loose correspondence and a letterbook relating to Abbott Lawrence, as well as company letters that continue after his death, signed by Lawrence company representatives.

Abbott Lawrence Rotch papers

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Am 1271-1271.5
Overview:

Notes and correspondence of American meteorologist Abbott Lawrence Rotch.

Abiel Abbot letters received from others

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection — Volume: 1Identifier: 84M-33

Abigail Adams collection of Victorian autographs

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: HEW 16.3.16
Overview:

Autographs of British nobility and ecclesiastical, literary, scientific and artistic figures, assembled by Abigail Adams in 1864 for sale at the New York Metropolitan Fair.

Abraham Aaron Roback papers

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Am 2518
Overview:

Papers of Abraham Aaron Roback (1890-1965), the Polish-born, American psychologist, philologist, folklorist, and educator.

Abraham Ortelius correspondence

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection — Volume: 1Identifier: MS Lat 225
Overview:

Correspondence of 16th-century geographer Abraham Ortelius and his contemporaries.

Abraham Walkowitz drawings of Isadora Duncan

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection — Volume: 1Identifier: MS Thr 1803
Scope and Contents:

Seven ink and watercolor drawings of Duncan dancing, signed by the artist.