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Wyer Groves Sargent journals

Collection Identifier: Mss:77 1845-1900 S245
Scope and Contents: This collection consists of typescripts of Wyer Groves Sargent's journals, kept between 1845 and 1900. The journals record Sargent's day to day life as a merchant running a family store in Sargentville, Maine. He traveled extensively to buy and sell goods, but was especially active along the New England coast. His diary mostly focuses on his business, but includes details of births, deaths, weather, and current events. Also included is a short story written by Ruth Kimball Messinger recounting...

Papers of Winnifred Wygal, 1887-1972

Collection Identifier: MC 1113
Overview: Writings, diaries, photographs, and biographical material documenting the life of Winnifred Wygal, author, theologian, and lecturer.

Papers of Laurence Wylie, ca. 1955-1986

Collection Identifier: HUGFP 116
Overview: Laurence Wylie was an anthropologist who specialized in the study of French culture and civilization. These papers relate to his research, teaching, and writing. The papers reflect Wylie's noted traits, his wit, his sly intuition, his spontaneity, his incisive common sense, as well as his disdain for the pompous and the self-important.

Wyman family archive

Collection Identifier: HUM 271
Overview: The collection documents five generations of the Wyman family, as well as the Morrill and Whitney families. It contains correspondence, photographs, scrapbooks, notes, diaries, and financial documents, providing a view of New England daily life in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. The bulk of the collection relates to Rufus Wyman (1810-1870), Jeffries Wyman (1814-1874), Jeffries Wyman (1864-1941), Jeffries Wyman (1901-1995), and Anne Cabot Wyman (1929-2014) and families. Financial...

Papers of Jeffries Wyman

Collection Identifier: HUGFP 134
Overview: 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.

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
Overview: 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 photographs.

Yap Expedition records

Collection Identifier: 48-51
Overview: 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
Overview: 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.