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William Roscoe Thayer compositions

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Am 1686-1686.6
Overview: Manuscripts of works by American biographer and historian William Roscoe Thayer.

William Roscoe Thayer papers

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Am 1081-1081.3
Overview: Letters, compositions, and other papers of the American historian William Roscoe Thayer. Also includes miscellaneous papers of the American writer William Warland Clapp and the American abolitionist and writer Thomas Wentworth Higginson.

William Ruggles Gerard notes on plant names

Collection Identifier: gra00027
Scope and Content: This collection consists of a sheaf of notes pertaining to Gerard’s study of plant name etymologies. A note on the cover and a letter found inside the front cover indicate it was sent by Gerard to Asa Gray on October 22, 1886. Notes are primarily handwritten; some proofs from an unpublished article are pasted in. The sheaf of notes is 59 pages. The collection also contains two letters from Gerard to Sereno Watson dated November 15 and November 19, 1889, found inserted at page 57.

William S. Eddy and Son records

Collection Identifier: Mss:591 1827-1873 E21
Scope and Contents: The collection contains one account book, a ledger with an index covering the period 1851-1873. The ledger can be used to determine the names of firms with whom Eddy did business, the commodities dealth in, and commodities taken as credit. The bills for iron and steel in volumes 2-4 show the firms from whom Eddy purchased material to be manufactured into shovels and spades. The bills for wholesale groceries and provisions show that the firm of N. and W.S. Eddy dealt in...

William S. Woodside papers

Collection Identifier: Mss:81 1950-1993 W898
Overview: Miscellaneous material and speeches and lectures given by American Can Company CEO William S. Woodside pertaining to social responsibility of private business.

William Shepard Wetmore papers

Collection Identifier: Mss:766 1821-1846 W541
Overview: Personal and business correspondence, passport, and daguerreotype of China trade merchant, William Shepard Wetmore, 1821-1846.

William Stanley Braithwaite papers

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Am 1444-1444.2
Overview: Papers of the African-American poet, literary critic, and editor, William Stanley Braithwaite. Some material is uncataloged.

William Starling Sullivant papers

Collection Identifier: far00026
Scope and content: The Sullivant papers contain bound and loose correspondence, drawings, manuscript materials, exsiccatae, photographs, reproductions of correspondence, and biographical materials, primarily pertaining to Sullivant’s bryological studies.

William Stearns & Company records

Collection Identifier: Mss:761 1827-1893 S799
Overview: Records of a Boston firm engaged in the wholesale marketing of groceries. Includes daybooks, sales books, inventory, legal papers, orders, and letters received.

William Sulzer scrapbook

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Am 2434
Overview: Scrapbook of correspondence and printed material by and about New York politician William Sulzer.