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Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source

Found in 29 Collections and/or Records:

Account books and other material relating to the whaling industry

Collection Identifier: Mss:252 1774-1922
Overview:

Multiple collections of account books and other material relating to the whaling industry chiefly from New Bedford Massachusetts.

Aileen Ward papers

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Am 3371
Overview:

Research files and correspondence of John Keats and William Blake scholar, Aileen Ward.

Alexander Forbes papers

Collection Identifier: H MS c22
Overview: The Alexander Forbes papers, 1827, 1835, 1848-1978 (inclusive), 1910-1946 (bulk), are the product of Forbes' teaching and research activities in the Department of Physiology at Harvard Medical School. The bulk of the collection falls between 1910 and 1946, and consists of Forbes' correspondence, manuscripts, drafts, and notes resulting from his reseach on neurophysiology and electrophysiology. The collection also includes correspondence, reports, notes, documents, journals, logs, maps,...

Bryant & Sturgis (Boston, Mass.) records

Collection Identifier: Mss:766 1811-1872 B915
Scope and Content Note::

The collection includes waste books, journals, ledgers, and letter books (including one of John Perkins Cushing). There are statements of account of William Sturgis, 1827-1861 (with gaps); a journal (diary) of Charles H. Hammatt, Sandwich Islands, Hawaii, 1823-1825.

Papers of Annie Jump Cannon

Collection Identifier: HUGFP 125
Overview:

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.

Charles Benjamin Barnes diaries

Collection Identifier: HOLLIS 601635
Overview:

This collection contains the diaries of Charles Benjamin Barnes (1868-1956), attorney, lecturer and civic leader. Entries are detailed, describing Barnes' law practice, club membership, and social engagements.

Cotton Tufts papers

Collection Identifier: B MS c30
Overview: The Cotton Tufts papers, 1751-1801 (inclusive), consist of the correspondence of physician Cotton Tufts (1732-1815) with his older brother, Simon Tufts (1727-1786), and other physicians, regarding medical matters, and the founding of a medical society in Massachusetts. Letters to Tufts pertain to the organization of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, and a meeting in 1785 of the Massachusetts Medical Society, among other topics. Also includes manuscripts by Tufts and a fragment of...

Eldon R. (Eldon Revare) James papers relating to his position as Adviser in Foreign Affairs to the Siamese Government

Collection Identifier: HOLLIS 601630
Scope and Contents: The papers of Eldon Revare James contain close to 350 personal letters that Dr. and Mrs. James sent to their respective families and close family friends in the U.S., depicting every detail of their official and unofficial life in Bangkok, and their impressions of the country and its people; official correspondence, primarily between Dr. James and Prince Devawongse, the Minister for Foreign Affairs; and some miscellaneous correspondence and other items relating to their connection with...

Eleanor T. and Sheldon Glueck papers

Collection Identifier: HOLLIS 601652
Overview: Collection consists of the papers of Eleanor T. and Sheldon Glueck relating chiefly to their research and writing on delinquency in adults and juveniles, and to their work for Basic Research into the Causes, Treatment and Prevention of Juvenile Delinquency, a project of Harvard Law School which Sheldon Glueck directed from 1925 and with which Eleanor Glueck was associated from 1930-1972. Also includes material relating to professional organizations with which they were associated, studies...

Emilie Baca Putnam Africa diary and additional material

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: 92M-16
Summary:

Autograph manuscript diary kept while in Africa with Patrick Putnam, 1939 and wedding announcement of Emilie and Patrick Putnum, 1938.

Frank Carlos Griffith papers

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection — Multiple ContainersIdentifier: 2006MT-257
Summary: Consists of records kept by Griffith as manager of Lillie Langtry, Includes Griffith's date books, 1889-1890 (as Langtry's manager), 1897-1898, and 1902-1924; diary and memoranda books, 1896-1902 and 1904-1907; letters from Thoda Cocroft, Harry Frazee, and others, 1922-1923; financial records, 1919-1924; and two partial drafts of his typescript memoir of the Boston stage in the 1860s through 1880s, titled "In My Time." Most of the records relate to the Mrs. Fiske Company, but the date books...

George U. Sands business records

Collection Identifier: Mss:766 1866-1879
Overview:

The business records of George U. Sands consist of correspondence, financial material, and diaries while living and working in Hong Kong, 1866-1880.

Records of Harvard College Observatory Director William Cranch Bond

Collection Identifier: UAV 630.2
Overview: The Records of Harvard College Observatory Director William Cranch Bond document the founding, growth, and scientific research of the Harvard College Observatory primarily from 1840 to 1859. Also chronicled is the Observatory’s participation in advances made in astronomy, stellar photography, meteorology, continental exploration, and technological improvements in astronomical instruments in the early nineteenth century. William Cranch Bond (1789-1859), American astronomer and instrument...

Hendee, Tucke, Parker family papers

Collection Identifier: Mss:55 1842-1923 H495
Overview:

Family correspondence and associated business papers of the interrelated Hendee, Tucke and Parker families of Lowell, Massachusetts, 1842-1923.

James Alexander Home travel diaries to Egypt and Syria in 1868

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection — Multiple ContainersIdentifier: 95M-65

Janet W. McArthur papers

Collection Identifier: H MS c326
Overview:

The Janet W. McArthur papers are the product of McArthur’s career as a professor of, and researcher in, gynecology and endocrinology at Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital from 1943 to 1984.

Karl G. Heider papers on New Guinea

Collection Identifier: 2011.22.1
Overview: Karl Heider was a member of the Harvard-Peabody Expedition to New Guinea, spending an additional twenty-one months observing the Dani people on his own after the other members had departed. The purpose of the expedition and Heider’s work was to holistically capture the lives of the Dani people before the changes of the modern era began to infiltrate their preliterate, “Stone Age” culture. The records include field notebooks, tape...

Laurence Shaw Moore diaries and other papers

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection — Multiple ContainersIdentifier: 2001M-66
Summary:

58 volumes of diaries dated circa 1926-1967; photographs; slides; and postcards, some from LS Moore to CR Moore; letters; and press reports.

Lawrence Graham Brooks papers

Collection Identifier: HOLLIS 601718
Overview:

Papers reflect four aspects of Brooks' professional and personal life: his activities and concerns as attorney and judge; his championship of civil liberties; his efforts on behalf of international cooperation; and his personal relationships and interests.

Lorna and Laurence Marshall expeditionary notebooks and journals

Collection Identifier: 2003.36
Overview:

Diaries, record books, and laboratory notebooks documenting Lorna and Laurence Marshall's journeys to Africa from 1951-1968 and their ethnographic research of the Ju/'hoansi people of Nyae Nyae (now Nambia).

Manley Ottmer Hudson papers

Collection Identifier: HOLLIS 601668
Overview: This collection includes material relating to Hudson's career, his activities in the negotiations of the Paris Peace Conference, 1918-1919, and with projects and problems of the League of Nations, including his efforts in urging the U.S. to join the League, his involvement with the American Committee in Geneva of the League of Nations Association, his positions as a member of the Permanent Court of Arbitration and judge of the Permanent Court of International Justice, his participation in...

Martha Spalding diary and other papers

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: 99M-31
Summary:

Diary and 2 diary transcriptions (1 partial), 1 carte-de-visite photograph, 1 tiny photograph, transcribed inscriptions, and family correspondence concerning the diary and transcriptions.

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'...

Ropes family papers

Collection Identifier: Mss:766 1789-1875 R785
Overview:

Correspondence, papers, diaries, and financial records kept by the Ropes family members of Salem, Massachusetts, 1785-circa 1960.