FOUND IN: Peabody Museum ArchivesCollection Identifier: 995-3
Overview: George Grant MacCurdy (GGM) was an American anthropologist. He and Janet MacCurdy founded the American School of Prehistoric Research (ASPR) in 1921, which published Bulletins from 1926 onward, and became the Department of Old World Archaeology at the Peabody Museum as per his bequest in 1954. The records include correspondence; original artwork; postcards; sketch books; travel notebooks; biographical...
FOUND IN: Harvard Art Museums ArchivesCollection Identifier: SC 6
Overview: This collection includes the meeting minutes, correspondence, and financial records of the Boston Committee of Sauvegarde de l'art Français ("Protection of French Art") from the years 1925-1938. Also included are maps, floor plans, publicity and notes of the French town of Larressingle, which this committee raised money to purchase and restore.
FOUND IN: Harvard Art Museums ArchivesCollection Identifier: SC 1
Overview: Correspondence, photographs, writings, and other papers of Agnes Mongan, Curator of Drawings at Harvard's Fogg Museum and the first woman director of a major art museum in the United States.
FOUND IN: Houghton LibraryCollection Identifier: MS Am 3182
Overview: Milton Morris Pinkus photographs and papers relating to World War I.
Overview: Photographs, writings, correspondence, and work files of pilot, journalist, travel expert, and professor Caroline Iverson Ackerman.
Overview: Records of the Fishermen's Wives of Gloucester (Association), activists for the New England fishing industry, fishermen, and their families.
Overview: Consisting of 385 educational films produced for classroom use between the 1930s and 1980s, the Somerville High School Collection provides a representative sample of the subjects and genres of educational media used in classrooms during this period. Though collected by Somerville High School, the films are aimed at students from primary grades through high school and cover a variety of subjects including art, math, music, science, health, and social studies. A highlight of the collection is the...
Overview: Correspondence, diaries, writings, photographs, and home movies of Eloise Bittel Cohen, political and civic volunteer.
Munkwa Maps, [1972, 1980] Digital
FOUND IN: Harvard University Archives / Collection: Edward W. Wagner personal archive / Series: Research files / Sub-Series: Munkwa project filesItem — Box: 2, Folder: 15Identifier: HUM 243
Scope and Contents: This subseries documents Wagner’s work developing a data resource for the analysis of traditional Korean political-social elite society during the Korean Yi Dynasty (1392-1910). The bulk of the records consists of samples of civil examination rosters, computer input code sheets, clan genealogy lists, and lexicons which were used by Wagner to compile his listing of 14,600 successful candidates in the five-hundred-year history (1393-1894) of the highest civil service examination during Korea’s Yi...