Lehigh University - Linderman Library
Includes plans, budgets, menus, lists, printed invitations and cards; also plans for presenting the new University Mace; texts of speeches given by honorary degree recipients Lord Shawcross, Jerome B. Wiesner and Nathan Marsh Pusey; folder prepared for "The Press" by Sam Connor; and many framed citations from learned societies and other colleges and universities
New York State Archives
The minutes generally give: date and time of meeting; Cabinet members present and absent, and others present; list of topics discussed; summary of discussion and decisions made or action taken on each topic under consideration
New York State Archives
The Dutch language manuscripts in this series reflect Peter Stuyvesant's papers relating to his interests and responsibilities in the Carribean
University of Texas Libraries
Composed of correspondence, printed material, creative works, legal documents, diaries, artwork, and photographic materials, the Mariann Wizard Papers, [ca. 1940s]-2009, document Mariann Wizard's involvement in Austin radical politics, her personal relationships, and her literary endeavors -- Correspondence involving notable literary and political figures bulks with correspondence from imprisoned Austin radical Marilyn Buck as well as correspondence from University of Texas administrators during the mid-1960s concerning student activities. The papers of George Vizard, murdered by Robert Zani on July 23, 1967, are also included
University of South Carolina
Chiefly consisting of correspondence with Whitefoord Smith and his two wives re Wightman's work as a Methodist minister
University of South Carolina
Chiefly administrative records, newspaper clippings, and photographs documenting YWCA activities, including operation of Camp Burgiss Glen, Cedar Mountain, N.C.; reflects YWCA's involvement in community development and its own expansion through various programs and building campaigns
San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park
Plans, supporting documents and publications concerning the Park's assets and cultural resources
San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park
Logbooks collection also includes miscellaneous papers including memoranda to ship captains, position reports, rules and procedures. The logbooks date from a voyage made by the Santa Clara (ship) in 1876 to one made by the Bering (freighter) in 1945 -- The following kinds of information can be found in each type of logbook: (1) bridge log: distance, course, winds, force, weather, barometer, air, water, seas, clouds; (2) chief officer's log: weather, destinations, time, compass readings; (3) engine room/engineer's log: steam pressure, revolutions, temperatures. oil and fuel meters, some tell engineer on watch; (4) pilot house log: weather, destinations, time, compass readings; and (5) ship's log: time, course, winds, leeway, distance, latitude and longitude. Each logbook has a slightly different style of writing and some record more information than others. Typical comments were about other vessels, condition of seas, weather, mention of brands of salmon loaded, drunkenness, and ... Read More
Northeastern University - Archives and Special Collections Department
This collection documents the construction of various buildings on Northeastern's Boston and satellite campuses. Buildings documented in the collection include Cabot Physical Education Center, Dana Research Center, Ell Student Center, Speare Hall, Stetson Hall, and White Hall. Of special interest is a 1960s-era civil defense report and evaluation of Northeastern's ability to deal with a nuclear attack, and the provisions that it had taken to prevent panic. The collection consists mainly of correspondence between the University and the architects, contractors, and others relating to pre- and post-construction activities. Other record types include blueprints, land maps, and schematics dealing with both the overall design and construction of the buildings
Northeastern University - Archives and Special Collections Department
The bulk of the collection consists of meeting minutes of the Corporation, Board of Trustees, Executive Committee of the Board of Trustees, Executive Council of the University, and governing committees, including the Development, Facilities, Housing, Nominating, and Presidential Search Committees. Meeting minutes include agenda and attachments. Also included in the collection is a large number of member files consisting of biographical information, photographs and correspondence