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Papers of Jeffries Wyman

Collection Identifier: HUGFP 134

Jeffries Wyman (1901-1995) was a biophysicist. A professor of biology at Harvard from 1928 to 1951, he spent his later years at the University of Rome. This collection dates from these latter years and documents his research, writing, and activities in scientific organizations while in Rome. The collection also includes reprints and photographs.

Journals of Lilla Viles Wyman, 1893

Collection Identifier: A/V701

Journals kept by Lilla Viles Wyman.

Wyndham's Theatre (London, England) programs

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection — Box: 1Identifier: 2003MT-24

X. J. Kennedy papers

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Am 3184

Personal and professional papers of American poet, translator, anthologist, editor, and author of children’s literature, X. J. Kennedy.

Yann Weymouth Collection

Collection Identifier: DES-2013-0005-014379903
Scope and Contents: The collection consists most notably of 9 boxes of Yann Weymouth's sketchbooks and meeting notebooks recorded during his architectural career from 1963 through 2000. The collection spans 40 years of design work and provides fresh insight into the design development of the projects he worked on, many of which are museums and other cultural institutions, including I.M. Pei's Glass Pyramid Entrance to the Louvre in Paris. The collection also includes some related publications and...

Yap Expedition records

Collection Identifier: 48-51

Includes records of the Harvard expedition to Yap, Caroline Islands between 1947 and 1948. Consists of field notes and correspondence by four expedition members, David Schneider, Nathaniel R. Kidder, Edward E. Hunt, Jr., and William D. Stevens, to the Peabody Museum and the Department of Anthropology at Harvard University.

Bennett Yarnall letters

Collection Identifier: BYL

Bennett Yarnall was a teacher in the Napa Valley region of California. The letters are all written by Bennett Yarnall to his son Edwin A. Yarnall of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The correspondence contains mostly personal information, commenting on the health of the writer, the weather, and personal finances. Several letters also make reference to Bennett Yarnall's selection of and assignment to several teaching positions.

Michael Ari Yashinsky theatrical collection

Collection Identifier: HUM 84

Michael Ari Yashinsky received his Harvard AB in 2011. While an undergraduate student, he was involved with several theatrical and musical societies, including the Harvard-Radcliffe Gilbert & Sullivan Players and the Lowell House Opera. The collection chiefly consists of programs and posters from Harvard theatrical productions in which he was involved between 2008 and 2012.

Yasuo Fujitomi collection of letters concerning E. E. Cummings and Marion Morehouse

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection — Box: 1Identifier: 88M-45

8 folders of letters.

Papers of Paul N. Ylvisaker, 1939-1992

Collection Identifier: HUGFP 142

Paul N. Ylvisaker was a noted city planner, government official, foundation executive, and dean of the Harvard Graduate School of Education from 1972-1982. He was known for his efforts in addressing urban issues, for philanthropy, and for committing the Harvard Graduate School of Education to a public service mission. These records document his professional life, including his prolific speech-making and his career as a consultant, executive, government official, and dean.

Bill of sale for Thankfull, an enslaved woman, 1803 April 27

Collection Identifier: A/Y67

Bill of sale transferring ownership of Thankfull, an enslaved woman, from John Youle to Daniel Tooker, for $200, in 1803.

Papers of Allyn Abbott Young

Collection Identifier: HUG 1891.xx

Allyn Abbott Young (1876-1929), economist and teacher, was a professor of economics at Harvard University from 1920 to 1927. Young applied mathematical tools for a more precise formation of economic theory and supported a closer interaction between economic study and general social analysis. The collection chiefly includes Young’s correspondence, writings, teaching materials documenting his career as an economist from 1898 to 1928.

Yousuf Karsh portraits of Harvard Business School faculty

Collection Identifier: Arch P2

The collection consists of twenty-four portrait photographs of Harvard Business School faculty members taken by noted photographer Yousuf Karsh.

Zabdiel Boylston Adams papers

Collection Identifier: H MS c566
Content Description: Consists of two essays, two lectures, and one letter written by Zabdiel Boylston Adams (1793-1855): "Introductory Lecture, Delivered at the Exchange Coffee House, Boston Nov. 19th, 1817"; a lecture "Delivered before the 'Auxiliary Society for the Suppression of Intemperance,' at Dr. Porter's church in Roxbury, Nov. 10th, 1824"; an essay "On the changes induced on air by respiration," undated; an essay titled "Whether consciousness constitutes personal identity," undated; and a letter...

Bruno Zanardi photograph collection

Collection Identifier: BER-34

The collection includes photographs, slides, negatives, and drawings documenting artworks restoration projects undertaken by Bruno Zanardi.

Papers of Oscar Zariski

Collection Identifier: HUGFP 69.xx

Oscar Zariski (1899-1986) was Dwight Parker Robinson Professor of Mathematics at Harvard, and taught at the College from 1947 until his retirement in 1969. The Papers of Oscar Zariski, 1936-1991, consists of correspondence, memoranda, reports, notes, notebooks, manuscript drafts, edited transcripts of interviews, and other papers relating to Professor Zariski's mathematical interests and associations.

Zdeněk Seydl costume and stage designs

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection — Multiple ContainersIdentifier: 2007MT-74

Designs in pencil, color wash, pen, and ink, most matted and with annotation; most are undated.

Zechariah Chafee papers

Collection Identifier: HOLLIS601667

This collection includes materials relating to Chafee's activities as law teacher, legal scholar, historian, and defender of civil liberties. Includes research material for drafts of the Federal Interpleader Act of 1936.

Zelia Nuttall papers

Collection Identifier: 2004.1.720.2
Scope and Contents: The collection consists of manuscripts and correspondence. The manuscripts are different versions of Nuttall's work on the Aztec calendrical system which she presented at various meetings of the Congress (Int.) of Americanists under the tutelage of F. W. Putnam. This work was intended to be published as the first volume of the Peabody Museum Memoirs, but Nuttall was not satisfied that it was complete and the volume was...

Zerka T. Moreno papers

Collection Identifier: H MS c163
Overview: The Zerka T. Moreno papers, 1930-2010 (inclusive), 1957-2000 (bulk) are the product of Moreno's teaching, therapy, administrative, professional, and writing activities throughout her career as a psychotherapist specializing in the fields of group psychotherapy and psychodrama. The materials result from her experience leading workshops, seminars, and trainings throughout the second half of the twentieth century in numerous countries throughout the world, including the United States, Germany,...

Zhongguo fu li hui (China Defence League) records

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection — Box: 1Identifier: 75M-119

Also labeled: Harding.

Ziegler, Albert F., 1911-1991. Papers, 1947-1991.

Collection Identifier: bMS 662

Papers of Unitarian Universalist minister Albert Ziegler, including course and lecture materials, personal files, writings, and sermons. The papers span 1947-1991.

Papers of Mary White Morton Ziegler, 1893-1895

Collection Identifier: RA.A/Z66

Consists of letters to family describing Radcliffe student life, courses, classmates, and professors, 1893-1895.

Papers of Martin Huldrych Zimmermann

Collection Identifier: HUGFP 112
Overview: Martin Huldrych Zimmermann (1926-1984) was Charles Bullard Professor of Forestry at Harvard University and Director of the Harvard Forest. Zimmermann’s biological and botanical research included topics such as long-distance transport in higher plants, structure and physiology of trees, and translocation of nutrients in plants. The Papers of Martin Huldrych Zimmermann reflect his career as a researcher and teacher from 1948 to 1983. The collection documents his research, lectures, teaching,...

Zinaida Aleksandrovna Volkonskaia papers

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Russ 46-46.14

Papers of Russian poet Zinaida Aleksandrovna Volkonskaia including her poetry, drawings, correspondence, diary entries, and notes.