Worcester Historical Museum
Correspondence, sketchbooks, purchase orders, invoices, personal papers, advertisements, mailing and retail lists, and other materials, of or relating to Davey's Inc.; together with a large assortment of handbags, belts, and shoes, manufactured by the company
Colonial Williamsburg - Special Collections
Collections consists of the photographs of Albert Durant, chauffer, entrepreneur, and photographer of Williamsburg, Va. Photos chiefly depict the social, religious, and economic activities of African- Americans in Williamsburg and the surrounding area from the 1930s through the 1960s.
Tulane University - Louisiana Research Collection
This collection consists of personal papers of the Byrne family, as well as research papers and other items collected by genealogist and author Celeste Byrne of New Orleans, La. Much of her research consisted of photocopying older family documents held in various repositories in the United States and Ireland; she also wrote queries widely to gather genealogical and biographical information. Included are handwritten and typed correspondence, post cards, greeting cards, a drawing, maps, reproductions of Confederate currency, financial documents, photographs, travel souvenirs, drafts of writings, letters of permission, newsletter issues, photocopies of deeds and other nineteenth-century records, microfilm, clippings and other printed items. Correspondents included Hale Boggs, bookstores and booksellers such as LSU Press, Harper & Row, and Gateway Press. Items concerning Audubon Park are included, as well as Ouachita Parish (later called Caldwell Parish) and Elgee family information
Tulane University - Louisiana Research Collection
This collection consists of personal papers of Annie Laura Hauser Schmidt of New Orleans, La. Included are handwritten and typed correspondence, post cards, greeting cards, genealogical research notes and edited drafts of writings, biographical and genealogical information, Mrs. Schmidt's finished genealogical publications, legal documents, financial documents, insurance papers, business cards, invitations and other items of social ephemera, an address card file, church papers and programs, hymn books, religious certificates, Red Cross certificates, patches and pins, numerous family photographs including formal portraits of individuals as well as outdoor images in Louisiana and World War II-era photographs, a collage of photographs of the June 1914 graduating class of Sophie B. Wright High School, 1960s New Orleans Carnival papers, newspaper clippings and other printed items. In her research, Annie Laura Hauser Schmidt corresponded with book dealers, libraries, scholars, churches, and ... Read More
Harvard University Art Museums Archives
Personal Papers of Jeanne Wasserman, Honorary Curator of 19th and 20th Century Sculpture at the Fogg Art Museum from 1969-c.1987
Tulane University - Louisiana Research Collection
This collection consists of personal papers of Robert G. Polack of New Orleans, La., as well as Polack and Lemann family papers and his collection of historical documents primarily relating to New Orleans. Included are typed and handwritten correspondence, partially printed legal documents, certificates, telegrams, invitations, post cards, greeting cards, travel diaries, drawings, prints, maps, photographs, petitions, land grants, military papers, campaign items, newspaper clippings and other printed items. Both original documents and photocopies are included; the oldest original document is a 1764 petition to the Superior Council of Louisiana for the sale of the property of M. Zeringue, which included slaves and livestock. Some of the persons and topics represented in the collection are: Judah P. Benjamin, William C.C. Claiborne, Henry Clay Warmoth, the Louisiana Purchase, and the Battle of New Orleans. Much of the twentieth-century correspondence is between Robert "Bobby" Polack and ... Read More
John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum
Author, professor, government official. Research Assistant to Henry L. Stimson (1946-1948), Lecturer and Professor of Government, Harvard (1949-1953), Dean, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Harvard (1953-1960), Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs (1960-1966), President, Ford Foundation (1966-1980), Professor, New York University (1980-1990), Scholar-in-Residence, Carnegie Corporation (1990-1996). Personal and professional papers consisting of letters, memos, research notes and drafts, writings, publications, photographs, and ephemera. Includes information regarding social and professional organizations and 20th-century personalities, academic figures and government officials. Topics include World War II, Harvard University, the John F. Kennedy Library, Cuban Missile Crisis, Vietnam War, civil rights, United States foreign policy, and atomic weapons development and control.
University of Kansas - Kenneth Spencer Research Library
Donald McCoy taught in the Department of History at the University of Kansas from 1957-1995. This collection contains correspondence, subject correspondence, reports, manuscripts, and research conducted by McCoy during his tenure at KU.
Brigham Young University - L. Tom Perry Special Collections
Stella Harris Oaks did not keep a journal, so this collection is probably the best, first-hand look one can get at her remarkable life. It consists of her research and speech notes, correspondence, and memorabilia files.
Brigham Young University - L. Tom Perry Special Collections
The Rex A. Wadham Collection is a collection of the personal papers, original writings, and original illustrations of Dr. Rex A. Wadham. The majority of the papers included in the collection are the original writings and illustrations made by Dr. Wadham for use in the classes that he taught in the School of Education and the Department of Religion during his tenure as a professor at Brigham Young University. Also included are other personal works including but not limited to documents relating to Professor Wadham's work on an early computer system called TICOR and an unbound copy of his dissertation. In addition, class documents (i.e. syllabuses, course calendars, etc.), select student evaluations, and select student work is also included.