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Cambridge (Mass.)

 Subject
Subject Source: Lcnaf

Found in 32 Collections and/or Records:

Benjamin Waterhouse papers

Collection Identifier: H MS c16
Overview: The Benjamin Waterhouse papers, 1738-1955 (inclusive), 1778-1837 (bulk), contain correspondence to Waterhouse from Thomas Jefferson, James Madison, John Quincy Adams, Edward Jenner, Sylvanus Fansher, Peter Oliver, and others, frequently about smallpox vaccination; copies of Waterhouse's outgoing correspondence; manuscripts containing notes for lectures he delivered at Harvard Medical School and other places; his writings on medicine and botany; and some correspondence and manuscripts pertaining...

Benjamin Waterhouse papers

Collection Identifier: B MS c10
Overview: The Benjamin Waterhouse papers, 1797-1829 (inclusive), consist of Waterhouse's (1754-1846) letters to colleagues, including Lyman Spalding (1775-1821), concerning smallpox inoculation and other medical topics. There are also copies of manuscript letters to the Harvard Corporation in which Waterhouse defends himself against allegations he was working against the interests of Harvard Medical School.

Collection of Edward Holyoke materials

Collection Identifier: HUM 312
Overview: Edward Holyoke (1689-1769) was the ninth president of Harvard College, serving for thirty-two years from 1737 to 1769. This artificial collection, dated 1721-circa 1780s, consists of an astronomy notebook and sermons written by Holyoke, a drinking tube fashioned from his watch case, a letter to Holyoke from his friend Benjamin Dearborn, and a letter to a proprietor of the Second Church of Marblehead, Massachusetts, from Overseer William Dudley related to Holyoke’s election as president of...

Diary of Mary Denny Fay, 1835, May 19-June 18

Collection Identifier: A/F282
Overview: Diary of Maria Denny Fay detailing travel and related expenditures in upstate New York and Canada.

Caleb Gannett collection

Collection Identifier: HUM 314
Overview: Caleb Gannett (1745-1818), Harvard College Steward from 1779 to 1818, was born in Bridgewater, Massachusetts. He received an AB from Harvard in 1763 and an AM in 1766. Gannett was a member of the Pembroke Church and studied theology with Ebenezer Gay (1696-1787; Harvard AB 1714). The collection consists of seven manuscript notebooks, dated circa 1758 to 1785. There are two letter books; three mathematical and astronomical notebooks, mostly compiled while Gannett was a student at Harvard...

Harvard Class 1909 - 25th reunion - Eliot House terrace, June 20, 1934 Digital

Item Identifier: HUPSFPA, HUPSF Class of 1909 (PA 1)
Scope and Contents: Men and boys. Most in sportswear, some carrying straw boater hats. Key identifying people depicted is printed through at foreground and upper background of image.

Harvard Class 1909 - 25th reunion - Eliot House terrace, June 20, 1934 Digital

Item Identifier: HUPSFPA, HUPSF Class of 1909 (PA 3)
Scope and Contents: Men and boys. Most in sportswear, some carrying straw boater hats. Key identifying people depicted is printed through at foreground and upper background of image.

Harvard Class of 1889 50th. Reunion Cambridge, Mass., June 21, 1939 Digital

Item Identifier: HUPSFPA, HUPSF Class of 1889 (PA 3)
Scope and Contents: Members of the class posed in front of a building, possibly Dillon Field House.

Harvard Class of 1909 50th reunion Cambridge, Mass., June 10, 1959 Digital

Item Identifier: HUPSFPA, HUPSF Class of 1909 (PA 4)
Scope and Contents: Men and women. Some men wearing hats with "1909" on them and matching ties. Many women carrying "1909" tote bags. Dillion Fieldhouse in background.

Harvard Class of 1915, 25th reunion, Cambridge, Mass., June 17-20, 1940 Digital

Item Identifier: HUPSFPA, HUPSF Class of 1915 (PA 5)
Scope and Contents: Men, women, and children seated on a hillside. Some holding balloons. Two men in uniforms in upper left of crowd. Bystanders on porch in background include wait staff and a policeman.