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Cambridge (Mass.)

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Subject Source: Lcnaf

Found in 31 Collections and/or Records:

Annual reports of the Harvard libraries and related materials

Collection Identifier: HUF 523.901
Overview: The Harvard University Library annual report is a set of publications issued annually by Harvard University since 1878. The reports include updates on library facilities, the acquisition of new materials, circulation statistics, and library expenditures. Many reports are reprinted from the reports of the President of Harvard University, but include donor and personnel information not included in the President's report.

Benjamin Peirce personal archive

Collection Identifier: HUG 1680
Overview: Benjamin Peirce (1778-1831), a Harvard historian and librarian, was born in Salem, Massachusetts. He earned his AB from Harvard in 1801, and was a merchant and state legislator prior to his appointment as college librarian in 1826. This collection contains personal correspondence, student papers, political writings, and manuscripts, notes, and letters relating to Peirce's work on the history of Harvard University, dated 1787-1832.

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.

Benjamin Waterhouse papers, 1738-1955 (inclusive), 1778-1837 (bulk)

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...

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...

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...

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.