COLLECTIONS: 7231 - 7240 of 8102
FOUND IN: Harvard University ArchivesCollection Identifier: HUG 1445
Overview: Thaddeus Mason Harris (1768-1842) was a Harvard librarian, Unitarian minister, and author in Boston. This collection contains correspondence, sermons, and commonplace books of Harris, dated 1746-1846.
Scope and Content: The Harris collection is divided into three series: Correspondence, Botanical Lectures, and Notebooks.Correspondence consists of about 20 letters to Harris which were bundled by subject, some with notes pertaining to subject -- general botanical, hemp, Lycopsis virginica and Myosotis arvensis, soybeans, squashes and entomology. Subject headings are not in Harris’s handwriting. There are also 6 letters which were found among Harris’s lecture notes and moved to this series....
Overview: Records of merchant and shipowner Thatcher Magoun and his son Thatcher Magoun, Jr., of Boston and Medford, Mass., relating to their involvement in international trade and shipping, 1816-1885.
Overview: This collection consists of four handwritten sermons by Thayer. They are concerned with four passages from the Bible: Genesis 4:4; Revelation 3:1-2; Deuteronomy 29:9 and 1 Corinthians 9:24. There are notations on the sermons noting where and when they were delivered.
Overview: Joseph Henry Thayer was Bussey Professor of New Testament Criticism and Interpretation at Harvard Divinity School. The collection consists primarily of documents related to Thayer's work on the New Testament Company of the American Bible Revision Committee.
Overview: Papers of Congregational minister Nathaniel Thayer, consisting of correspondence. The papers span 1798-1844.
FOUND IN: Frances Loeb LibraryCollection Identifier: DES-2003-0001-009455761
Overview: Project files, architectural drawings, sketches, photographs aperture cards, clippings, correspondence, published and unpublished texts drawn from the professional files of architects Alison and Peter Smithson.
FOUND IN: Frances Loeb LibraryCollection Identifier: DES-2000-0001-008649663
Overview: The collection includes sketchbooks, photographs, and slides of many of his projects; and publications and clippings by and about Franzen and his work; as well as material related to his furniture and industrial design.
The Archives of Rudolph and Leopold Blaschka and the Ware Collection of Blaschka Glass Models of Plants
Scope and contents: Includes curatorial files containing primarily correspondence and photographs relating to the acquisiton, display and research of the Ware Collection of Blaschka Glass Models of Plants. Major correspondents include the creators of the glass flowers, the Blaschkas; the donors, Elizabeth and Mary Lee Ware; museum directors George Lincoln Goodale and Oakes Ames; and various individuals relating information, or with inquiries about the collection. Photographs include about 50 glass plate negatives...