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Voyages and travels.

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Bruce Willard Forbes letters to his parents

Collection Identifier: HUM 266
Overview: Bruce Willard Forbes (1921-2016) attended the University of Michigan, receiving his AB in French in 1942; in 1943, Forbes earned his MA from Harvard University. Forbes later entered the ministry and spent the next five decades as a priest at St. Bartholomew’s Church in New York City. The collection contains seventy-six letters written by Forbes while he was a Harvard graduate student between January 29 and August 21, 1943. The letters document Forbes’ experiences as a student on the Harvard...

George F. F. Lombard letters

Collection Identifier: Arch GA 50.15.1
Content Description: This collection contains the correspondence of George F.F. Lombard, detailing his nearly year-long trip around the world from July 1935 to May 1936. At the age of 24, after earning his MBA from Harvard Business School in 1935, Lombard embarked from Boston to London, then traveled through Europe and Asia, crossed the Pacific Ocean to Honolulu and landed in San Francisco the next spring. Writing the majority of his letters home to his mother, Lombard mostly details his constantly changing travel...

Laurance P. and Isabel S. Roberts papers

Fonds Identifier: BER -7
Overview: Correspondence, writings, photographs and other personal and professional papers of Laurance Roberts and his wife Isabel M. Spaulding. Laurance, Orientalist and museum curator; Assistant Curator of Chinese Art, Brooklyn Museum 1934-1938; Director, 1938-1942; Director American Academy in Rome, 1946-1960; married 1937 Isabel Spaulding (Director, Brooklyn Museum, 1943-1946).