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COLLECTIONS: 7901 - 7910 of 7986

William Warland Clapp correspondence

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Am 1518
Overview: Letters to American journalist and author, William Warland Clapp Jr., from his friends, colleagues, and family. Also includes some other papers.

William Warland Clapp diaries and correspondence

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Am 1772
Overview: Diaries and correspondence of American journalist and author William Warland Clapp relating to his student days in Paris.

William Warland Clapp letters from various correspondents

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Am 1518.1
Overview: Letters to Boston journalist and author William Warland Clapp.

William Wells collection of books

Collection Identifier: HUM 354
Overview: William Wells (1773-1860) was a bookseller and educator in Massachusetts. He emigrated from England to Boston with his family in June 1793, settling in Brattleboro, Vermont, and entered the junior class of Harvard in the fall of 1795. This collection consists of books owned by Wells, including Richard Price’s A review of the principal questions in morals (1787), inscribed by Harvard President Joseph Willard and given to Wells as a Detur Prize in 1795; Volume 2 of...

William Whitman Bailey correspondence and biographical notes

Collection Identifier: gra00012
Scope and Content: Bailey’s letters to James Franklin Collins, Professor of Botany at Brown University, comprise the bulk of the collection and pertain to activities of the New England Botanical Club and the Botany Department at Brown. There are around 300 letters, many of which were written to Bailey by other botanists and forwarded by him to Collins.The remainders of the Bailey materials consist of notes on Bailey's life, an autobiographical sketch and six poems by Bailey, and a flyer for...

William Wilson Goodson Jr. collection of science fiction fanzines and related papers

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: SF-3136
Overview: Preliminary box list only for science fiction fanzines and related papers collected by William Wilson Goodson Jr.

William Winthrop Collection

Collection Identifier: HUM 26
Overview: William Winthrop (1753-1825 Harvard AB 1770, AM 1773) was a prominent member of the Cambridge community, a benefactor of Harvard College, and a biographer of Harvard alumni. The collection holds the correspondence and research notes compiled by Winthrop, often in the form of annotated Harvard Triennial Catalogues, as he attempted to create comprehensive biographical histories of all of Harvard's graduates. The collection reflects information Winthrop collected from alumni, published local...

William Withers, Jr. correspondence

Collection Identifier: arn00009
Scope and Contents: The collection consists of two bound volumes of correspondence and printed material entitled, “Tracts and Letters on Planting. Authors copies of tracts bound up with the letters that he received from correspondents, the printed matter inlaid, and the whole arranged in (mostly) chronological order.” Vol. I. August 1826-November 1827 Contains correspondence to Withers and four items authored by Withers: one letter to W.M. Cobbett Esq. (printed by Holt), “Memoir on Forest Trees,” and...

William Woodville Rockhill additional papers

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Am 2122
Overview: Additional papers of American scholar-diplomat William Woodville Rockhill.

William Woodville Rockhill papers

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Am 2121
Overview: Papers of American scholar-diplomat William Woodville Rockhill.