COLLECTIONS: 7921 - 7930 of 7980
Overview: The Winthrop Mills records collects material from a woolen manufacturing company based in Winthrop, Maine that specialized in the manufacture of blankets. The records include administrative, financial, and production recors as well as records related to acquisition of other companies, and the liquidation of Winthrop Mills in the 1930s.
Scope and Content Note:: The papers of Winthrop W. Aldrich reflect his professional and personal activities over a period of forty years. The bulk of the material relates to his activities from 1929-1953, when he was at the helm of Chase National Bank and played a leading role in national and international banking policies. The collection also includes materials relating to his organization of relief activities during and after World War II, duties as an overseer at Harvard University, and involvement with national and...
FOUND IN: Harvard Art Museums ArchivesCollection Identifier: SC 17
Overview: Personal and gallery correspondence, posters, advertisements, exhibition records created and collected by Howard Wise, art dealer, patron, and owner of galleries in Cleveland and New York City.
Scope and Contents: A nearly complete run of account books and ledgers of the general store, 1806-1892. Also included are records of the Castine Brick Company, 1866-1881, in which the Witherles were interested. There is also considerable material on the fishing industry, the outfitting of fishermen, the importation of salt, particularly from Cadiz and Liverpool, and shipping and shipbuilding.
Scope and Contents: The papers of Charles C. Withers, HBS Lecturer in Business Policy, and President of Towle Manufacturing Company (1950-1957) cover the period from his undergraduate years until his death. The bulk of the material fall within the years of his employment at Towle and HBS. The records contain prospectus, correspondence, teaching material, memoranda, directives, minutes, ephemera, schedules, publications, questionnaires, by-laws, reports, photographs, reviews and speeches. These records...
Overview: Letters to the American poet and translator Witter Bynner from various correspondents.