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Found in 27 Collections and/or Records:

Alma Kline papers

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: 2006MT-170

Includes a file of business records of the County Theatre of Suffern, N.Y., 1937-1947; a scrapbook of clippings from the Rockland County Theatre League, 1932; a file concerning fundraising for the Radcliffe College 70th Anniversary Fund; and miscellaneous printed material.

Papers of Annie Jump Cannon

Collection Identifier: HUGFP 125

The collection documents both the personal and professional life of Annie Jump Cannon, the first astronomer to systematically classify the stars.  It contains diaries, autobiographical writings, correspondence, manuscripts, and photographs, relating to her life and career.

Don and Gwen Sky theatrical scrapbooks

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection — Multiple ContainersIdentifier: MS Thr 2089

Theatrical albums of duo Don and Gwen Sky.

Frank A. Andrews papers

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: 2006MT-96

This collection includes contracts for theatrical engagements, 1889-1938; film stills and publicity photographs, 1924 and undated; a small quantity of correspondence, 1908-1918 and 1940; a typescript (signed) script by Andrews titled "Who Died First: Negro Farce" undated; and loose scrapbook pages containing clippings and photographs circa 1900-1923.

Frederick Gill Fenton scrapbooks

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection — Box 1Identifier: 2006MT-144

Three scrapbooks of correspondence, clippings, and other papers. Includes letters from Dion Boucicault and others.

Frederick R. Koch collection of scrapbooks concerning Jerome Kern's musical Roberta

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection — Box 1Identifier: MS Thr 912

Includes clippings, photographs, ticket stubs, and correspondence.

Houghton Library collection on the Houghton Chronicle

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection — Multiple ContainersIdentifier: 93M-158

Includes photographs, scrapbooks, memorabilia, and notes assembled for the 1992 exhibition and publication. Much of this material came from Houghton Librarian William H. Bond and librarian Carolyn Jakeman. Jakeman was the source of the scrapbooks.

James Harriman Jandl papers

Collection Identifier: H MS c383
Overview: The James Harriman Jandl papers, 1922-1993 (inclusive), 1940-1993 (bulk), are a product of Jandl’s publishing, research, and professional activities, as conducted throughout his professional appointments, including Research Fellow, Research Associate, Assistant Physician, Associate Physician, and Director, Thorndike Memorial Laboratory, Boston City Hospital, Massachusetts, and Research Fellow in Medicine, Instructor in Medicine, Associate in Medicine, Professor of Medicine, George Richards...

James Jackson Minot scrapbook

Item — Box 01Identifier: H MS c298
Scope and Contents:

Scrapbook created by James Jackson Minot from 1870 to 1876 while he was a student at Harvard College and Harvard Medical School. Includes acceptance letters from Harvard College, graded examinations, and programs from social events he attended.

L. Vernon Briggs papers

Collection Identifier: H MS c162
Overview: The collection reflects the professional work and the personal interests of psychiatrist and reformer Lloyd Vernon Briggs. As well as being a practicing psychiatrist, Briggs was an advocate for the reform of the asylum system in Massachusetts. He worked on reforms of the procedures for the committal of patients and the confinement of those suspected of having mental illness, and he advocated requiring formal training for both attending physicians and attendants in psychiatric institutions....

Louis T. Wright papers

Collection Identifier: H MS c56
Overview: The Louis Tompkins Wright papers, 1909-1997 (inclusive), 1919-1953 (bulk), are the product of Wright’s administrative, professional, activist, writing, and publishing activities throughout his career as a surgeon and social activist who studied medical desegregation, fractures, aureomycin, and chemotherapy. The papers are arranged in six series: I. Correspondence, 1909-1974; II. Chronological Files, 1910-1997; III. Manuscripts and Publications, 1928-1952; IV. Personal and Biographical...

Lucien Price scrapbooks and correspondence

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection — Box 1Identifier: MS Thr 769

Comprised of three scrapbooks, one of which may have belonged to Price's mother; and correspondence, including photographs and printed programs, with Julius Pölzer.

M. Judah Folkman papers

Collection Identifier: H MS c365
Overview: The M. Judah Folkman papers, 1907-2012 (inclusive), 1950-2006 (bulk), are the product of Folkman’s publishing, research, and professional activities, as conducted throughout his professional appointments, including Assistant Surgeon and Associate Director of Sears Surgical Laboratory, Boston City Hospital, Surgeon-in-Chief, Senior Associate in Surgery, and Director of the Surgical Research Laboratory, Boston Children’s Hospital, and Instructor in Surgery, Associate in Surgery, Julia Dyckman...

Marilyn Miller scrapbooks

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Thr 1811

Six scrapbooks documenting the Broadway career of Marilyn Miller and of her stepfather, Guy (Caro) Miller.

Mary Searle Cummings World War I scrapbooks

Collection — Box 01Identifier: H MS c593
Content Description:

Consists of two scrapbooks created by Mary Searle Cummings representing her service as a nurse with the Harvard Unit in England and France during World War I. Scrapbooks include photographs, travel documents, greeting cards and other ephemera, newspapers and other print publications.

Papers relating to the Ames family and the Union Pacific Railroad

Collection Identifier: Mss:724 1861-1969 U58

Papers relating to both the Ames family and their involvement in the Union Pacific Railroad, 1861-1969. The material was gathered by Charles E. Ames in writing his book, "Pioneering the Union Pacific" (Appleton-Century-Crofts, 1969).

Paul Geddes Pennoyer papers

Collection Identifier: HOLLIS 601711

Official documents and other papers relating to the United Nations Conference on International Organization, San Francisco, Calif., on which Pennoyer served with the secretariat.

Puddingstone Club (Boston, Mass.) records and ephemera

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection — Multiple ContainersIdentifier: MS Am 1362-1362.1
Scope and Contents:

Contains scrapbooks and minute books which include correspondence, poems, songs, and other manuscripts by Club members, printed programs for the monthly meetings, occasional treasurer's or secretary's reports, photographs, obituaries and memorials to Club members who have died, other clippings, and memorabilia. Also contains directories of the membership for some years.

Richard Norton memorial collection

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: H 795.148.25
Summary: Correspondence, personnel and business records, reports, photographs, clippings and other printed material, etc. relating to the American Volunteer Motor-Ambulance Corps and the Norton-Harjes Ambulance Corps. Also includes: personal correspondence of Eliot Norton, Richard Norton, and the Misses Norton; diaries of Richard Norton, scrapbooks, check book, record book, index to personnel records, and other material. There are also Henry James letters and other documents concerning James'...

Samuel A. Levine papers

Collection Identifier: H MS c448

The Samuel A. Levine papers, 1908-1994 and 2016-2017 (inclusive) consist primarily of papers, photographs, and film created during and after the life of cardiologist Samuel A. Levine and collected by Levine and family members, including his wife Rosalind W. Levine, son Herbert J. Levine, daughter-in-law Sandra Levine, and grandson Jonathan H. Scheff.

The Lotta Crabtree Will Case

Collection Identifier: HOLLIS 601644

Materials relating to legal action resulting from the probate of the will of Lotta Crabtree, actress, of Boston. Papers assembled and used by the defense (special administrators of the estate) comprise the bulk of the collection.

Warren M. Little collection of scrapbooks

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: 2006MT-16

Includes 3 scrapbooks of clippings of photographs, mostly of actresses, mostly identified, circa 1890-1916; 1 scrapbook of programs from Boston theaters, 1905-1915; loose clippings; and a 1970 letter from Sybil M. Baker to Selina Little explaining provenance from the family of Quincy Kilby.

William Edwin Parson scrapbook on Japan and pocket diary

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Am 3363

Scrapbook on Japan and pocket diary kept by American pastor William Edwin Parson.