Correspondence, 1860-1979.


Correspondence, 1860-1979.

Correspondence, 1860-1979.

Correspondence of Harvard philosopher William Ernest Hocking, his wife, Agnes Hocking, the Hocking family, and others.

40 boxes (55 linear ft.)

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Educator; founder of Thomas School, Rowayton, Conn. Born Mar. 8, 1871 in New York, N.Y., a daughter of Rev. William H. Thomas and Sarah Place Thomas; died Apr. 28, 1964, in Rowayton. Graduate of Boston Latin School and Boston University (Class of 1893). Taught science at Concord High School (Concord, Mass.), 1893/4-1900/1; later taught at St. Agnes School (Albany, N.Y.) and at the Winsor School (Boston). Opened Thomas School in Rowayton in 1922. After retirement from active teaching in 1953, cha...

Edmunds, John, 1913-1986 (person)

John Edmunds, 1913-1986, composer, educated at the University of California, Berkeley where he also taught briefly, from 1957 to 1961 was in charge of the Americana Collection at the New York Public Library. After working for a time in England, he returned to San Francisco, where he was born. His major life-long work is the unpublished 12-volume set of over 300 arrangements for voice and piano of 17th century English songs and poetry titled The major epoch of English song (1940-1976) ...

Morse, Ednah Rich. (person)

Gregg, Richard Bartlett, 1885-.... (person)

Gregg was a peace activist involved in a wide range of causes, including the rights of tenant farmers, conscientious objectors, civil rights, and nonviolence. He was especially interested in Gandhian methods of nonviolent resistance. From the description of Collection, 1929-1941. (Swarthmore College, Peace Collection). WorldCat record id: 27995274 ...

Reed, Arthur Minot. (person)

San Diego State College (corporateBody)

Dessoir, Max, 1867-1947 (person)

Lynd, Robert Staughton, 1892-1970 (person)

Sociologist and educator. Married Helen Merrell, also a sociologist. From the description of Robert Staughton Lynd and Helen Merrell Lynd papers, 1895-1968 (bulk 1922-1968). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71064050 Professor of Sociology at Columbia University. Lynd was a member of the Consumers' Advisory Board of the National Recovery Administration. From the description of Robert Staughton Lynd papers, 1933-1937. (Columbia University In ...

Lyons, Michael D. (person)

Clark-Brewer Teachers Agency (corporateBody)

Cressey, George Babcock, 1896-1963 (person)

Thompson, H. Keith. (person)

Moskow, Abraham. (person)

Howell, Charles R. (Charles Robert), 1904-1973 (person)

Moors, E. P. (person)

Gregory, Daniel (person)

Carroll County Farm Bureau (Carroll County, N.H.). (corporateBody)

Friedrich, Laura. (person)

Fund for the Republic (corporateBody)

The Fund for the Republic originated with a 15 million-dollar grant from the Ford Foundation, and its primary mission at the outset was to award grants and fellowships to individuals and organizations such as the American Friends Service Committee and the Southern Region Conference. The Fund also sponsored projects on such topics as academic freedom, American traditions, blacklisting, censorship, civil liberties, due process, educational activities, extremist groups, foreign policy,...

Bowen, Harold. (person)

Cannon, Cornelia James, 1876- (person)

Cornelia James was born in St. Paul, Minnesota, and graduated from Radcliffe College in 1899. In 1901, she married Walter Bradford Cannon. She was an early birth control advocate, serving as president of the Planned Parenthood League of Massachusetts, and was a published author. From the description of Play, 1929. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 232009689 ...

Conal, Gretel Spiro. (person)

Pope, Vernon A. (person)

Hamlin, Bryan. (person)

Illinois Conference of the Methodist Church. (corporateBody)

Giffen, Albert Egges van, 1884- (person)

Cleveland, James C. (James Colgate), 1920-1995 (person)

Flanders, John (person)

Quinton, Anthony (person)

Dodson, George Rowland, 1865- (person)

International Student Service (corporateBody)

Begun in 1919 as European Student Relief, it later changed its name to International Student Service. The United States Committee of ISS was represented by the National Student Federation. Activities included cultural cooperation and university research, but material aid to students in need was the most important function of the organization. From the description of Collection, 1936-1943. (Swarthmore College, Peace Collection). WorldCat record id: 28452043 ...

Rockefeller Foundation (corporateBody)

The China Medical Board was established in November 1914 as a division of the Rockefeller Foundation to develop modern western medicine in China. The Peking Union Medical College (PUMC) was established in 1017 as part of the CMB's program, designed to be a research center as well as a medical school. Plans to develop a second school were delayed and ultimately abandoned. The Board ceased to be a division of the Foundation in 1927, and the funding if medical projects in Asia was taken over by the...

Richards, Dorothea. (person)

Tolman, Ruth Sherman (person)

Cannon, Walter B. (Walter Bradford), 1871-1945 (person)

Walter Bradford Cannon (Harvard, A.B. 1896; A.M. 1897; M.D. 1900; Honorary Sc.D. 1937) taught physiology at Harvard and was George Higginson Professor of Physiology and Chairman of the Department. He was innovative in both research and medical education. In 1900 he adapted the case system for teaching medicine. His scientific research includes studies on the digestive tract and experiments on the denervated heart and his contributions include the concept of homeostasis and the discovery of the t...

Ensley, Francis Gerald, 1907-1976 (person)

Gair, E. Florence. (person)

Jones, E. Stanley (Eli Stanley), 1884-1973 (person)

E. Stanley Jones was born in 1884. He was on the faculty of Asbury College when he was called to missions through the Methodist Church. He served in India, and his influence touched both the lower and upper castes through India, Burma, Ceylon, and Singapore. He also was the author of 24 books. He died in 1973. From the description of Correspondence. 1942-1948. (Asbury Theological Seminary). WorldCat record id: 15262071 E. (Eli) Stanley Jones (1884-1973) was an American Metho...

Bouton, Archibald Lewis, 1872-1941. (person)

Archibald Lewis Bouton was born on September 1, 1872 in Cortland, New York. In 1914 Bouton became head of the English department and also the Dean of the College of Arts and Pure Science. In 1919 Bouton wrote a pamphlet entitled The Colleges and Americanism. Here he set forth the idea that American institutions of higher learning had to inculcate values of Americanism in their students. Bouton died on April 18, 1941 (in Pasadena, California) after having been Dean of University College for twent...

Yokeyama, M. (person)

Wulf, M. de (Maurice), 1867-1947 (person)

Wulf was a thomist scholar and professor at the Catholic University of Leuven. He taught at Harvard in the 1920s. From the description of [Letter] 1923 Jan. 5, 19 Grays Hall, Cambridge, Mass. [to] Prof. Yeomans / Maurice de Wulf. (Smith College). WorldCat record id: 501843407 ...

Paton, H. J. (Herbert James), 1887-1969 (person)

Epithet: Professor of Moral Philosophy at Oxford British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000750.0x000046 ...

Dawson, Ellen Scott. (person)

Character Education of Children and Youth. (corporateBody)

Robbers, H. (Joannes Henrias), 1894- (person)

Cosgrove, Alice. (person)

Jewett. (person)

Boston Committee of the Russian Reconstruction Farms. (corporateBody)

Harris, H. S. (Henry Silton), 1926- (person)

United States. Veterans Administration (corporateBody)

National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America (corporateBody)

Official name, National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America; informally known as National Council of Churches USA or variants; earlier name, Federal Council of the Churches of Christ in America. The Federal Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America was organized in 1908; it was one of eight organizations which merged to form the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America on November 29, 1950. From t...

Missouri historical society (corporateBody)

China Monthly. (corporateBody)

Frothingham, Theodore L. (person)

Couch, William T. (William Terry), 1901-1988 (person)

William Terry Couch was director of the University of North Carolina Press, 1932-1945; director of the University of Chicago Press, 1945-1950; editor-in-chief of Collier's Encyclopedia and Yearbooks, 1952-1959; editor of the American Oxford Encyclopedia, 1959-1963; and co-director of the Center for American Studies in Burlingame, Calif., 1963-1964. From the description of William T. Couch papers, 1926-1988. (Oceanside Free Library). WorldCat record id: 27190223 Publisher. ...

Harvard University. Dept. of Government. (corporateBody)

Hoffman, James W. (person)

United States Information Agency (corporateBody)

Sprague, Katharine. (person)

Novelle, M. (person)

Taft, William Howard, 1857-1930 (person)

William Howard Taft (1857-1930) was an American politician who served as U.S. President (1908-1912) and Chief Justitce of the Supreme Court (1921-1930). 1857 Born in Cincinnati, Ohio on September 15th 1878 Graduated from Yale University 1880 Graduated from Cincinnati Law School ...

Freund, Ludwig. (person)

Baly, R. E. H. (person)

Devaux, André A. (person)

Azrak, Aboul. (person)

Weld, William Ernest, 1881-.... (person)

United States. Internal Revenue Service (corporateBody)

Taxing agency of the United States government. From the description of Daily record of spirit stamps other than tax paid, 1872-1875. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122652961 Office of internal taxation in the United States. From the description of Monthly report of tobacco, snuff, and cigar stamps, 1872-1875. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122351647 ...

Turner, Louise Clewell. (person)

Old Dominion Foundation (corporateBody)

Old Dominion Foundation founded in 1941 by Paul Mellon; in 1969 combined with the Avalon Foundation to form the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, a not-for-profit corporation . From the description of Old Dominion Foundation Fellowship program [manuscript], 1966. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 761323073 ...

LeBoutillier, Cornelia. (person)

Burhoe, Ralph Wendell, 1911- (person)

Charles L. Boynton (person)

American national Red Cross (corporateBody)

American charitable organization. From the description of American National Red Cross records, 1906-1995. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754867267 Historical Note The American Red Cross is a humanitarian organization led by volunteers and guided by its Congressional Charter and the Fundamental Principals of the International Red Cross Movement. The Federal Charter states it is a nonprofit, tax-exempt, charitable organizat...

U.S. Dept. of State. (corporateBody)

Chaminade University (corporateBody)

Turton, Amata. (person)

Thorup, J. E. (person)

Whiting, H. E. (person)

Smith, Francis E. (person)

Mills College (corporateBody)

Syrian Educational Society. (corporateBody)

Alberta (person)

Preffeld?, Richard M. (person)

Sisk, R. Mason. (person)

McCutchen, Duval T. (Duval Talmadge), 1908- (person)

Goodspeed's Bookshop (Boston, Mass.). (corporateBody)

Joan Hocking Kracke (person)

Eberhart, John (person)

Van Reesema, C. Philippi-Siewerlng?. (person)

Scott, Roderick, 1895- (person)

Great Britain. Parliament. House of Lords. Dept. of Information. (corporateBody)

Radio Nederland Weredomroep. (corporateBody)

Johann, Robert. (person)

Raphael Demos. (person)

Wicker, Mabel L. (person)

Candler School of Theology (corporateBody)

Source: Bowen, Boone M. The Candler School of Theology: Sixty Years of Service (Emory University, Atlanta: 1974). The Candler School of Theology, founded by the Methodist Episcopal Church, South, opened in September 1914 in the Wesley Memorial Building in downtown Atlanta. In 1916 the school moved into Theology Building, the first building constructed on the present campus of Emory University. This building housed the Chancellor's office, other offices, classrooms, and t...

Broudy, Harry S. (person)

Mugridge, C. F. (Clayton Franklin), 1897- (person)

Square Deal Pictures Corporation. (corporateBody)

Columbiana Choral Society. (corporateBody)

Pichel, Irving, 1891-1954 (person)

Cheney, Howell, 1870- (person)

Sadler, E. M. (person)

Seay, Gwynny. (person)

Tudor Publishing Co. (corporateBody)

McKinley, Stanley E. (person)

Lobkowicz, Nikolaus (person)

Wright, Margaret H. (person)

United States. Consulate (Leipzig, Germany) (corporateBody)

Robinson, Boardman, 1876-1952 (person)

American cartoonist and artist. From the description of Boardman Robinson cartoon, n.d. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 123429645 Correspondence to Lewis and Sophia Mumford from Boardman Robinson and his wife, Sally Robinson. From the description of Letters, 1929-1949, n.d., to Lewis and Sophia Mumford. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 155875235 Biographical/Historical Note Ame...

Starr, Nina Howell, 1903-2000 (person)

Art dealer; New York, N.Y.; b. Mar. 16, 1903. From the description of Nina Howell Starr papers, 1938-1996. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 80552964 ...

Stewart, Harold Stanley. (person)

Citizens Conference on International Economic Union. (corporateBody)

Royce, Ruth (person)

Moslem World Fellowship. (corporateBody)

Hall, Jerome, 1901-1992 (person)

Jerome Hall was born in Chicago Illinois in 1901. He attended the University of Chicago where he recieved a Ph. B. in 1922 and his J.D. in 1923. After a few years in private practice he began teaching at the University of South Dakota (1929-1932). He was Professor of Law at the University of Indiana from 1939 until 1970. In 1970 he joined the Sixty-five Club Faculty of the University of California, Hastings College of the Law and taught until his retirement in 1989. Professor Hall was a scholar ...

Hunt, Lillian P. (person)

Day, Rose Anne Hardy. (person)

Brady, William Gage. (person)

McCormick, Ada. (person)

Schade, Arthur Lincoln. (person)

Deep Springs School Deep Springs, Calif. (corporateBody)

Gray, Mildred Francis. (person)

Harvard University. Bursar. (corporateBody)

John Himes Arnold was the Harvard Law School librarian from 1872 to 1913. From the description of Accounts and vouchers relating to John Himes Arnold's book-buying trips to England, 1888 and 1892. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 77068670 ...

Conant, Wallace B. (person)

Henry Luce (person)

Smith, Margaret Ruth, 1902- (person)

Wilson, Edwin Bidwell, 1879-1964 (person)

Deceased 1964. From the description of Oral history interview with Edwin Bidwell Wilson, 1963, June. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 81360299 Physicist (mathematical physics and aeronautics). On faculty at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1907-1917, department chair, 1917-1922; professor of vital statistics, School of Public Health, Harvard University, 1922-1945, and professor emeritus from 1945; president of Social Science Research Council, 1929-1931. From ...

Bean, Marshall E. (person)

Nickerson, Mary G. (person)

Ella Lyman Cabot Trust. (corporateBody)

Robinson, Elmo Arnold, 1887- (person)

Universalist minister and educator. B.S., M.I.T., 1909; B.D. St. Lawrence, 1912. After serving several Universalist and Unitarian churches, Robinson joined the faculty of San Jose College in 1928 and became professor and head of the department of philosophy. From the description of Papers, 1910-1972 (Harvard University, Divinity School Library). WorldCat record id: 269368807 Elmo Arnold Robinson ( 1887-1972 ) was born in Portland, Maine, and graduated from the Massachusetts ...

Rothenburger, Arlene Dux. (person)

Marable, Beatrice. (person)

Hooper, William T. (person)

Sarton, George, 1884-1956 (person)

Historian of science, George Alfred Leon Sarton was born on August 31, 1884, in Ghent, Belgium. He studied the natural sciences at the University of Ghent, and received his D.Sc. in 1911. Escaping to England before World War I, Sarton then came to the United States in 1915. After spending some time in lecturing positions, Sarton came to Harvard University in 1920, was made a full professor there in 1940 and retired in 1951 when he was made professor emeritus. He was founder of th...

Reck, Andrew J., 1927- (person)

King, Clarence R. (person)

Woods, James Haughton, 1864-1935 (person)

Woods graduated from Harvard in 1887 and taught philosophy at Harvard. From the description of Papers of James Haughton Woods, ca. 1860-1961 (inclusive) (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 76972939 James Haughton Woods (1864-1935), a scholar of Greek and Indic philosophy, graduated from Harvard University in 1887 with an A.B. degree in Philosophy and English composition. He spent most of the next two decades at various institutions in England, continental ...

All India Federation of National Churches. American Committee. (corporateBody)

Evans, Roger F. (person)

University of California, Los Angeles. Dept. of Philosophy. (corporateBody)

Ping, Lin Tsai. (person)

Miami Herald. (corporateBody)

Reporter. (corporateBody)

Fong, Hsien-ting, 1902- (person)

Ganguly, Nalin C. (person)

Clifford L. Barrett (person)

Voorhies, Helen B. (person)

Taylor, Caroline D. Forbes. (person)

States, L. A. (person)

Richards, I.A. (Ivor Armstrong), 1893-1979 (person)

Richards (1893-1979) was an English poet, literary critic and theorist. From the description of Poems, 1961 and undated. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 84945619 Richards taught English at Harvard. From the description of Papers of Ivor Armstrong Richards, 1940-1981 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 76973268 Correspondence to Lewis Mumford from I. A. Richards and his wife, Dorothea Richards. From the description...

Stebbins, Elizabeth Sibley. (person)

I.M. Atlantic Union. (corporateBody)

Collins, Ray C. (person)

Burgess, Frank (person)

Herrick, Everett Carleton, 1876-1957. (person)

Hanbury-Sparrow, Alan A. (person)

Library Bureau. (corporateBody)

Yamada, Saburo (person)

United States. Dept. of State. Division of Cultural Cooperation. (corporateBody)

Coe, George Albert, 1862-1951 (person)

George Albert Coe was born in Mendon, New York on March 26, 1862. He received degrees from the University of Rochester and Boston University. He was a prominent author and professor in the fields of psychology of religion, philosophy and religious education at the University of Southern California, University of Berlin, Northwestern University, Yale University, Union Theological Seminary, and Columbia University. Coe was chairman of the Committee on Militarism in Education and Honorary President...

Young Men's Christian Associations (Cambridge, Mass.). (corporateBody)

Yale University. Elizabethan Club. (corporateBody)

Save the Children (U.S.) (corporateBody)

National Institute of Arts and Letters (U.S.) (corporateBody)

Freedom House (U.S.) (corporateBody)

Freedom House was established in 1941 as a non-profit, non-partisan democratic challenge to the Braunhaus in Munich, a center for Nazi propaganda. It physically merged several anti-isolationism organizations, including Committee to Defend America by Aiding the Allies and Fight for Freedom, while allowing them to remain administratively autonomous. Acting from its headquarters in the Willkie Memorial Building, Freedom House functioned as a clearinghouse, coordinator, radi...

Forrest, Henry Nathaniel, approximately 1814-approximately 1880 (person)

University of Cincinnati. (corporateBody)

During the late 1960s and early 1970s, the University of Cincinnati experienced a wave of protest and radicalism on campus, much like other universities throughout the United States. The height of the protest occurred in May of 1970, immediately after the Kent State shootings. UC closed on May 8th due to the fear of possible violence on campus, and later in the month, university administration decided to cancel the remainder of the Spring quarter. From the guide to the University of ...

Gorgonio R. Dixon. (person)

Unitarian Sunday School Union. (corporateBody)

Philomathean Literary Society of Newton Normal College. (corporateBody)

All-India Oriental Conference (corporateBody)

Virtue, Charles S. (person)

Burr, Harold Saxton, 1889- (person)

Harold Saxton Burr was born on April 18, 1889, in Lowell, Massachusetts. He graduated from Sheffield Scientific School in 1911 and received his Ph.D. from Yale in 1915. On December 27, 1911, in Chicago, he married Jean Chandler, with whom he had a son. Between 1914 and 1958, he was a teacher at Yale, working his way from instructor to the E.K. Hunt Professor of Anatomy. His research contributed to the electrical detection of cancer cells, experimental embryology, neuroanatomy, and the regenerati...

Bessire, Dale. (person)

Jaqua, Ernest James, 1882- (person)

Schilpp, Paul Arthur, 1897-1993 (person)

Dr. Paul Arthur Schilpp was born in Germany. He came to the U.S. in 1916 at the age of 16 to study at Baldwin Wallace College. He went on to earn degrees from Northwestern University, Garrett Theological Seminary and Stanford University. He became widely known as a scholar and teacher, holding teaching positions in the philosophy departments of Northwestern University and Southern Illinois University Carbondale. He founded the Library of Living Philosophers in 1938 and served as its editor until...

Indiana University. Digital Library Program (corporateBody)

In 1954, the Indiana University School of Education partnered with the Prasan Mitr College of Education in Bangkok and the Thai Ministry of Education to develop programs in teacher education in Thailand. IU's involvement in this area of the world expanded even further the following year when IU was contracted by the U.S. Foreign Operations Administration to assist in the development of an Institute of Public Administration at Thammasat University in Bangkok, Thailand. From the descri...

Pew, William A. (William Andrews), 1858- (person)

Religious Book Club (corporateBody)

Carnegie Institute (corporateBody)

Gabriel, V (person)

Sorensen, A. D. (person)

Smith, H. Alexander (Howard Alexander), 1880-1966 (person)

Senator, lawyer. From the description of Reminiscences of Howard Alexander Smith : oral history, 1963. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309725674 Howard Alexander Smith (b. Jan. 30, 1880, N.Y.C.-d. Oct. 27, 1966, Princeton, N.J.), U.S. Senator from New Jersey, graduated from Princeton University and the Columbia University law school. After practicing law in Colorado he served in the U.S. Food Administration during World War I. He was execut...

Gluck, Sidney J. (person)

Madison, Ward N. (person)

Moulton, Arthur W. (Arthur Wheelock). (person)

Roberts, Charles Rhoads (person)

Nan, Ying (person)

Someth, Joseph A. (person)

Mills, Lilian. (person)

First Church in Roxbury (corporateBody)

Greene, Gretchen (person)

Douglas, Paul, 1892-1976 (person)

Senator. From the description of Reminiscences of Paul Howard Douglas : oral history, 1975. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309732848 From the description of Reminiscences of Paul Howard Douglas : oral history, 1957. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122527416 U.S. Senator (Democrat, Illinois). From the description of Paul H. Douglas papers, 1932-1971. (Chicago History Museum). WorldCat ...

Harvard-Yenching Institute (corporateBody)

The Harvard-Yenching Institute, incorporated in Massachusetts in 1928, is a foundation with the purpose of developing instruction, research and publication in Chinese and other Asian studies. From the description of Records of the Harvard-Yenching Institute, 1929-1956 (inclusive) (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 76972709 ...

Robinson, Margaret (person)

Samuel Carter, Jr. (person)

White, Lucy Schwab. (person)

Pequaket Appliance Co. (corporateBody)

Universität Freiburg. (corporateBody)

Chatterji, Jagadish Chandra. (person)

Voswinkel, Paul. (person)

Institute of International Education (New York, N.Y.) (corporateBody)

Felbab, John. (person)

Burke, Donald. (person)

Toll, Charles Hansen, 1882- (person)

Margaret Trueman. (person)

Hinks, Sarah. (person)

Green, Theodore Francis, 1867-1966 (person)

Brown University class of 1887. At different times lawyer with Green, Hinckley and Allen; and with Green, Curran, and Hart. Instructor in law at Brown University. Governor of Rhode Island. From the description of Papers, [ca. 1907-1938]. (Brown University). WorldCat record id: 122365837 U.S. senator and governor of Rhode Island and lawyer. From the description of Theodore Francis Green papers, 1924-1960 (bulk 1937-1960). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 75382875 ...

Stockton, Charles G. (person)

Macdonald, Elizabeth (Professor of law) (person)

Scott, Albert L. (Albert Lyon), 1878- (person)

Scoon, Robert Maxwell, 1886- (person)

New Orleans (La.). Office of the Mayor (corporateBody)

The Common Council in 1852 established a Department of Police with the Mayor as its chief executive. In 1855 it required that prospective police officers be recommended to the Mayor by at least three freeholders of the city. Candidates had to be resident in the city for two years, citizens of the U.S., and were required to give bond and security to the Mayor for the faithful performance of their duties. From the description of Bonds for police officers, 1855-1862. (New Orleans Public...

Institute of Arab American Affairs (New York, N.Y.) (corporateBody)

Flower, Henry C. (person)

Henry Flower was a clock maker working in Philadephia, Penn. From the description of Tall case brass dial clock, ca. 1753-1775. (Winterthur Library). WorldCat record id: 668258552 ...

Massachusetts League of Women Voters. (corporateBody)

Institute of Current World Affairs (corporateBody)

Headquarters in Hanover, New Hampshire. From the description of Records of the Institute of Current World Affairs, 1947-1982 (inclusive). (Yale University). WorldCat record id: 702151974 Dr. Eyler Newton Simpson, a University of Texas alumnus (B.A. 1921), worked in Mexico 1927-1928 as a field representative for the Institute of Current World Affairs. The mission of ICWA, which was founded in 1926, is the observation and study of foreign areas of contemporary significance. In...

Cabot, Richard C. (Richard Clarke), 1868-1939 (person)

Richard Clarke Cabot, 1868-1939, AB, 1889, Harvard College; MD, 1892, Harvard Medical School, was Professor of Clinical Medicine and Social Ethics at Harvard. Cabot led the teaching of Social Ethics at Harvard from 1920 to 1934. Cabot also served as one of two chiefs of staff at Massachusetts General Hospital from 1912 until his retirement in 1921. Cabot established medical social work at Massachusetts General Hospital in 1905, and also introduced autopsy teaching at the institution; Cabot's cli...

Bailey, Albert Edward, 1871-1951 (person)

Lehmann, Hans (person)

Paul, Helen MacGregor. (person)

Wood, Mendon. (person)

International Platform Association (corporateBody)

Cameron, Cornelia. (person)

Cowles, David (person)

Morgan, George A. (person)

Nutting, John Danforth, 1854- (person)

Johnson, Paul E. (Paul Emanuel), 1898-1974 (person)

Hoernlé, Reinhold Friedrich Alfred, 1880-1943 (person)

Deuel, Wallace Rankin, 1905-1974 (person)

Intelligence officer and journalist. From the description of Wallace Rankin Deuel papers, 1929-1970. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 81153363 Biographical Note 1905, June 14 Born, Chicago, Ill. 1926 A.B. University of Illinois, Chicago, Ill. ...

Campbell, Jessie Isobel. (person)

Drury, Michael, Mrs. (person)

Dev, Govinda Chandra (person)

Fanck. (person)

Coudenhove-Kalergi, Richard Nicolaus, Graf von (person)

Chari, C. T. K. (person)

Haynes, Robert (person)

Parkhurst, Helen Huss, 1887-1959 (person)

Jung, Moses, 1891-1960 (person)

Harvard University. Lawrence Scientific School. (corporateBody)

Dyer, Ruth Adair. (person)

Athearn, Clarence R. (Clarence Royalty), 1895-1952 (person)

Parker, George Howard, 1864-1955 (person)

George H. Parker, 1864-1955, graduated from Harvard in 1887. Upon graduation he bacame an instructor; he continued his career as instructor and Professor of Zoology until retirement in 1937. He was a pioneer in experimental zoology. From the description of Papers of George H. Parker, 1881-1956 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 76973149 From the description of Harvard University Archives accession 14826 (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 77070240 ...

National Aeronautical Association (U.S.) (corporateBody)

Ratcliffe, Margaret (person)

B., B. (person)

O'Reilly, John Boyle, 1844-1890 (person)

American journalist and poet. From the description of Papers of John Boyle O'Reilly [manuscript], 1873-1896. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647814404 John Boyle O'Reilly was born in Ireland, where his parents instilled in him the Irish love for poetry and rebellion. Court martialed for mutiny, O'Reilly escaped his Australian exile and emigrated to Boston, where he became editor of the Pilot. Reknowned as a poet, orator, journalist, and publisher, he used his p...

Gardiner, T.W. (person)

Spring, George V. (person)

Ewing, Charles Hull, 1868-1954 (person)

Realtor and financier. From the description of Papers, 1919-1954. (University of Florida). WorldCat record id: 26326006 Charles Hull Ewing, financier and developer, was born in Randolph, New York, in 1868 and died in 1954. He received his college education at Oberlin College, Yale University (A.B. degree, 1893) and Northwestern University. In 1906 he married Mary Everts and the couple had two daughters, Helen and Katherine. Ewing had strong family an...

Radcliffe College (corporateBody)

Vocational short courses and institutes were initiated by the Radcliffe Appointment Bureau to train students for careers after graduation. Among these courses were: the Institute on Historical and Archival Management, 1954-1960; Communications for the Volunteer, 1965-1968; Summer Secretarial Course, 1935-1955, and the Radcliffe Publishing Course (formerly Publishing Procedures Course), 1947-, which continues to offer a six-week summer course in publishing. From the description of Rad...

Waterbury American. (corporateBody)

Russell, Mariette. (person)

New York University, Supervisor of Printing. (corporateBody)

Asudat I hud (Israel). (corporateBody)

Bennett, John Ira. (person)

Müller, T. W. (person)

World Congress of Faiths (corporateBody)

Foote, Wilder (person)

Anti-Nazi League. (corporateBody)

Cuckow, Christine Johnston. (person)

Sargent, Porter (person)

Cresson, Margaret French, 1889-1973 (person)

Corrigan, Walter D. (person)

Revue Philosophique. (corporateBody)

Christian News-letter. (corporateBody)

UNESCO (corporateBody)

Yule, David (person)

International Mass Education Movement, New York. (corporateBody)

Feldman, Harold (person)

Fund for Adult Education (U.S.) (corporateBody)

The Fund for Adult Education (FAE) was a subsidiary foundation established and supported by the Ford Foundation. Founded in 1951, the Fund had as its purpose to aid and to encourage liberal adult education especially in political, economic, and international affairs and the humanities, with emphasis on study-discussion. However, because of the coincidence of history, the Fund became the main instrument in the establishment of an educational broadcasting system (particularly ETV) in the United St...

Rihani, Ameen Fares, 1876-1940 (person)

Arab-American author and poet. From the description of Ameen Fares Rihani papers, 1897-1940. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70984175 ...

Cooperative Extension Work in Agriculture and Home Economics (Virginia). (corporateBody)

Carter, Samuel (person)

Epithet: solicitor of Birmingham British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000986.0x00036e ...

Vedanta and the West. (corporateBody)

Waage, Frederick O., 1906-1985 (person)

Harvard University. Dept. of Buildings and Grounds. (corporateBody)

Hartshorne, Hugh, 1885-1967 (person)

Cabot, Richard C. (Richard Clarke), 1868-1939 (person)

Richard Clarke Cabot, 1868-1939, AB, 1889, Harvard College; MD, 1892, Harvard Medical School, was Professor of Clinical Medicine and Social Ethics at Harvard. Cabot led the teaching of Social Ethics at Harvard from 1920 to 1934. Cabot also served as one of two chiefs of staff at Massachusetts General Hospital from 1912 until his retirement in 1921. Cabot established medical social work at Massachusetts General Hospital in 1905, and also introduced autopsy teaching at the institution; Cabot's cli...

Chinese Recorder. (corporateBody)

Rabe, Valentin H., 1930- (person)

Langer, Susanne Katherine Knauth, 1895- (person)

Scales, Gladys (person)

Carroll County Independent. (corporateBody)

Meiklejohn, Donald (person)

Washburn, Henry Bradford, 1869-1962 (person)

Harvard Club of Indianapolis. (corporateBody)

Smith, Percy K. (person)

Snow, Sydney B. (person)

Burnett, Charles T. (Charles Theodore), 1873- (person)

Mather, Kirtley F. (Kirtley Fletcher), 1888-1978 (person)

Geologist. Taught at Harvard University. From the description of Papers, 1943-1946 (inclusive). (University of Chicago Library). WorldCat record id: 52247418 Kirtley F. Mather was a professor of geology at Harvard University and Radcliffe College from 1924 to 1954. He also served as chairman of the geology department and director of the Harvard Summer School. From the description of Student papers, 1933. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 232009654 ...

Jewish Community Council of Metropolitan Boston (corporateBody)

Broad, C. D. (Charlie Dunbar), 1887-1971 (person)

Jencks, Anita de Laguna. (person)

Ming, Yin. (person)

Spackman, Emil. (person)

Spring, Minnie. (person)

Bureau of Personnel Administration, New York. (corporateBody)

Kiely, Margaret, 1894- (person)

Spencer, Theodore, 1902-1949 (person)

Spencer earned his Harvard PhD in 1928. From the description of Death in Elizabethan drama : a study in convention and opinion. 1926. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 77075635 Spencer was a professor of English at Harvard University. From the description of Papers concerning Nosce teipsum, 1937. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612760083 Theodore Spencer was an American poet, essayist, playwright, and short story writer. Fro...

Russell, Edward Wriothesley (person)

Fisher, Irving, 1867-1947 (person)

Irving Fisher (1867-1947) was an economist and professor of political economy at Yale University from 1898 to 1935. He specialized in monetary economics and in the application of mathematical techniques to the solution of economic problems. From the description of Irving Fisher papers, 1932-1938. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122314185 From the guide to the Irving Fisher papers, 1932-1938, (The New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division.) ...

Barry, Leonard S. (person)

Agatha (person)

Epithet: Virgo et Martyr; non. Febr Title: Saint British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000741.0x0001ab ...

Wilm, Emil Carl, 1877-1932 (person)

Quine, W. V. (Willard Van Orman), Mrs. (person)

Zionist Organization of America (corporateBody)

Dickey, Mark. (person)

Hackett, Ann. (person)

Cummings, E.E. (Edward Estlin), 1894-1962 (person)

E. E. (Edward Estlin) Cummings was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts in 1894. While at Harvard, he delivered a daring commencement address on modernist artistic innovations, thus announcing the direction his own work would take. In 1917, after working briefly for a mail-order publishing company, the only regular employment in his career, Cummings volunteered to serve in the Norton-Harjes Ambulance group in France. Here he and a friend were imprisoned (on false grounds) for three months in a Frenc...

Long, O. W. (Orie William), 1882-1955 (person)

Groenweld, Arnold. (person)

Chicago, Wilmington & Vermillion Coal Co. (corporateBody)

Lord, Robert Howard, 1885-1954 (person)

Stevenson, Charles L. (Charles Leslie), 1908- (person)

Papers, 1925-1979, of Charles L. Stevenson, professor of philosophy at the University of Michigan, and his wife, Louise Destler Stevenson. From the description of Charles L. Stevenson papers, 1925-1979. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34419230 Charles Leslie Stevenson was born June 27, 1908 in Cincinnati, Ohio. He received in BA from Yale University, 1930 with a major in English literature and a minor in music; he next studied criticism and philoso...

Porter, Bruce (person)

Young, Helga. (person)

Humanities Research Council of Canada (corporateBody)

Bissett, Admiral. (person)

Levi, Julien. (person)

Harold Atkins Larrabee (person)

Heidbreder, Edna, 1890-1985 (person)

Arab American Affairs. (corporateBody)

Pierce, Eldridge B. (person)

League of Free Nations Association (U.S.) (corporateBody)

Babcock, Maltbie D. (Maltbie Davenport), 1858-1901 (person)

Doherty, Edward John. (person)

Boyd, W. R. (person)

Franks, Oliver S. (person)

Isherwood, Christopher, 1904-1986 (person)

After Isherwood dropped out of Cambridge University in 1925, he became the private secretary to the French violinist André Mangeot. Mangeot's son, Sylvain, the manuscript's illustrator, would become the Diplomatic Editor for the Reuters News Agency and the author of The Adventures of a Manchurian: The Story of Lobsang Thondup (Collins, 1974). From the description of People one ought to know : autograph manuscript signed : [London], January 1926. (New York Public Library). WorldCat r...

Boston Herald. (corporateBody)

Gordon, John (person)

Epithet: of Lochinvar British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000766.0x000174 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000766.0x0001f4 Title: 7th Viscount Kenmure British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000766.0x00017c Epithet: junior, of Earlston, in Dalry British L...

Morize, André, 1883- (person)

Pro-Palestine Federation. (corporateBody)

Fisher, Roger, 1922-2012 (person)

Naylor's Cooperative Tours. (corporateBody)

Scarborough, Bo. (person)

Wylie, D. W. (person)

Nāga, Kālidāsa, 1892-1966 (person)

Farley, Hugh D. (person)

Slattery, Sally Lawrence. (person)

Fischer, Louis, 1896-1970 (person)

Louis Fischer (1896-1970) was an American teacher, lecturer, foreign correspondent, and writer. An expert on the Soviet Union, he wrote a biography of Lenin as well as one of Mahatama Gandhi. From the guide to the Louis Fischer papers, ca. 1909-1950, (The New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division.) Journalist; author and editor of numerous articles and books about the Soviet Union published from 1917-1969: Four of his books are: Gandhi and Stalin, Men and Po...

Philosophy education society (corporateBody)

Ferguson, E. L. (person)

Pan American Society of Massachusetts (corporateBody)

Ford, James (person)

Epithet: partner of R B Sheridan British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001240.0x0003bb Epithet: of Add MS 32693 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001242.0x00038a Epithet: of Sloane MS 4042 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001242.0x00038d Epithet: of D...

Harvard University. Summer School of Arts and Sciences and of Education (corporateBody)

Summer courses have been offered at Harvard since 1871. Although the Summer School of Arts and Sciences and of Education was suspended from 1943 through 1947, the Graduate School of Education had summer sessions open to the public during those years. The Summer School was re-established in 1948 and is under the direction of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences. From the description of Special programs files, 1948-1985 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 76975397 ...

Brett, George Sidney, 1879-1944 (person)

Leyden University. (corporateBody)

New Hampshire Council on World Affairs (corporateBody)

McCormick, Ada P. (person)

Fernald, Merritt Lyndon, 1873-1950 (person)

Fernald (1873-1950) was educated at Maine State College and at Lawrence Scientific School, Harvard (S.B. 1897). He served as an assistant at the Gray Herbarium, 1891-1902; as Curator, 1935-1937; and as Director, 1937-1947. He also taught botany at Harvard as instructor, 1902-1905; assistant professor, 1905-1915; and Fisher Professor of Natural History, 1915-1947. Fernald is noted for his research on phytogeography; he combined extensive field work with herbarium studies, concentrating on the flo...

Benson, Harry C. (person)

Nation (New York). (corporateBody)

Ross, Otho B. (Otho Bescent), 1884-1982 (person)

Bennett, William Montgomery. (person)

Leigh, Robert Devore, 1890- (person)

Hezlett, Gertrude E. (person)

Hackett, Allen. (person)

Varga, Sigismund. (person)

Theologie en Practijk. (corporateBody)

Nikam, Narayanrao Appurao (person)

Hoover, William (person)

Seasholes, Charles Lyon. (person)

Bill of Rights Fund. (corporateBody)

Deutsch, George (person)

Fritts, Frank (person)

Joraleman, Dorothy. (person)

Arslan, Shakib Amir, 1869-1946 (person)

Edwards, F. Henry (Francis Henry), 1897-1991 (person)

Cross, R. Nicol (person)

Bucey, H. Richard. (person)

Cohen, Morris Raphael, 1880-1947 (person)

Philosopher. Graduated from the College of the City of New York, 1900. Ph. D., Harvard, 1906. Instructor in mathematics at the City College of New York, then taught in its Department of Philosophy, 1912-1938. Professor of philosophy, University of Chicago, 1938-1942. From the description of Papers, 1898-1981. (University of Chicago Library). WorldCat record id: 52248106 Correspondence to Lewis Mumford from Morris R. Cohen and his wife, Mary Cohen. From the descri...

Zumoto, Motosada, 1862- (person)

Grinnell College (corporateBody)

Cobb, Miss (person)

Fisher, H. (person)

Gardiner, Elizabeth M. (person)

Slater, Robert Lawson, 1896- (person)

Rees, Ruth (person)

Cascadilla School. (corporateBody)

Stimnes, Edmund Hugo. (person)

Edmunds, Palmer D. (Palmer Daniel), 1890- (person)

Swan, Annie S., 1859-1943 (person)

Epithet: novelist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000679.0x0001bc The novelist Annie Shepherd Swan was born at Mountskip, Gorebridge, Midlothain, in 1859. She was educated at the Ladies' College in Edinburgh. Her writing career began with stories for children and with contributions to The Christian leader . Other work includes Ups and downs (1878), Aldersyde (1883) the romance which established her, Carlowrie (...

Driskill, John, 1904- (person)

Toll, Harry W. (person)

Fleming, Daniel Johnson, 1897-1970 (person)

Dannells, Charles R. (person)

O'Neill, Hugh P. (person)

Blewett, George John. (person)

United States. Congress. Joint Committee on the Organization of Congress (corporateBody)

De Boer, Jorrit, 1930- (person)

Hutchins, Robert Maynard, 1899-1977 (person)

University president; interviewee d.1977. From the description of Reminiscences of Robert Maynard Hutchins : oral history, 1967. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309740103 American author and University administrator. From the description of Typed letters signed (2) : Chicago, to Edward Wagenknecht, 1941 Feb. 4 and Apr. 15. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270868116 From the CSDI Collection (Mss 18) descriptio...

Mrs. Neal (person)

Embosograf Company of Illinois. (corporateBody)

Ohio state university (corporateBody)

The Medical Alumni Society of The Ohio State University College of Medicine, since 1931 with the exception of 1939, has given the honor of "Man of the Year" to a doctor(s) during their annual reunions. In 1973 the award name changed from the title "Man of the Year" to "Professor of the Year." And in 1975, Margaret (Peg) Hines was the first woman to be so honored. From the guide to the Man/Professor of the Year Photograph Collection, 1934-1993, (Medical Heritage Center) ...

Cooley, Harold D. (Harold Dunbar), 1897-1974 (person)

Harold Dunbar Cooley was United States representative from North Carolina's Fourth Congressional District, 1934-1966, and chair of the House Committee on Agriculture, 1949-1966. From the description of Harold Dunbar papers, 1934-1971. (Oceanside Free Library). WorldCat record id: 25507473 From the guide to the Harold Dunbar Cooley Papers, 1934-1971, (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection.) ...

White, Emmons E. (person)

Blanshard, Frances Bradshaw, 1895-1966 (person)

University of California, Los Angeles (corporateBody)

Biography Cox was born Jan. 5, 1926 in Fresno, CA; BA, political science, Stanford, 1949; associate for Bill P. Wreden, antiquarian book dealer, San Francisco; MLS, UC Berkeley, 1954; began working at the UCLA library in 1954, serving in gifts and exchange, as head of the Geology Library, and head of circulation (1960-77); compiled and donated Albright library bibliography; Acting Assoc. University Librarian for Public Services, UCLA, 1977-79...

Ehrlich, William (person)

Jamali, Muhammod Fadil, 1902- (person)

Robins, Sidney Swaim (person)

United States. Dept. of State. Office of Near Eastern and African Affairs. (corporateBody)

Kracke, Waud H (person)

George Junior Republic (Freville, N.Y.). (corporateBody)

Mrs. Moore (person)

Massachusetts Birth Control League. (corporateBody)

Mobilization for Spiritual Ideals. (corporateBody)

Central Union Church (Honolulu, Hawaii) (corporateBody)

Hildebrand, Carroll D. W. (person)

Scott, Hugh, 1900-1994 (person)

United States Senator from Pennsylvania. From the description of Papers of Hugh Scott [manuscript], 1941-1985. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647808049 From the description of Papers of Hugh Scott [manuscript], 1930-1987. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647830915 From the description of Papers of Hugh Scott [manuscript], 1922-1987 (bulk 1985-1987). (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647808000 United States Senator. Pe...

Plunkett, Horace Curzon, Sir, 1854-1932 (person)

Reformer and irish public official. From the description of Papers of Sir Horace Curzon Plunkett, 1881-1932. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71068419 ...

Hill, Mabel, 1864- (person)

Hart, James V. (person)

Stewart, Marjorie, 1925- (person)

Hathaway, Henry C. (person)

Van Brunt, Charles. (person)

Herter, Christian Archibald, 1895-1966 (person)

American statesman; assistant to Secretary of Commerce Herbert Hoover, 1919-1924; secretary of state, 1959-1961. From the description of Christian Archibald Herter miscellaneous papers, 1921. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 123458502 Christian Archibald Herter (1895-1966) was born in Paris, France. He was a diplomat, politician, publisher, editor, and author. In 1959 Herter, who served as governor of Massachusetts during the mid-1950's, was appointed by President Dwight Eisen...

Riverside Church (New York, N.Y.) (corporateBody)

Eaton, Richard (person)

Epithet: Captain; RN British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000752.0x00038a ...

Pennoyer, Charles Huntington. (person)

Reed, Henry, 1808-1854 (person)

Professor at the University of Pennsylvania beginning in 1831, after having practiced law for several years. Appointed professor of English Literature and Rhetoric in 1834, and Vice-Provost in 1845, positions he held at the time of his death. From the description of Henry Reed notes on mathematics and astronomy, ca. 1822-1825. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 773375462 Educator and literary critic. From the description of ALS : to Abraham...

Phi Beta Kappa. Iota of New York (University of Rochester). (corporateBody)

Yale, William, 1887-1975 (person)

Middle East specialist, educator. From the description of Reminiscences of William Yale : oral history, 1969. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309735638 William Yale: diplomat, author, professor; employed by Standard Oil Company of New York in the Middle East, 1910-1917; in 1917 received appointment as Special Agent of the Department of State dealing with the Middle East; in 1919 attended Paris Peace Conference, where he was on the staff of ...

Webb, F. W. J. (person)

Smyth, F. Smyth. (person)

World Foundation Organizing Committee. (corporateBody)

Lauro, Gracomo. (person)

G. Schirmer, Inc. (corporateBody)

Shepherd, George W. (person)

Biographical/Historical Note American missionary in China, 1918-1939; adviser to Chiang Kai-shek. From the guide to the George W. Shepherd papers, 1895-1980, (Hoover Institution Archives) ...

Benade, Miriam McGaw, 1895-1978 (person)

1912-1960s Presbyterian missionary in Lahere, Punjab, India. Epithet: Presbyterian missionary in India British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001394.0x00019c Dr. James Martin and Miriam Benade were Presbyterian missionaries in Lahore, Punjab, India (later West Pakistan) from about 1912 until the mid-1960s. Dr. Benade was born on March 12, 1889, in Punxsutawney, Pennsyl...

Clancy, Adelaide. (person)

Combs, Paul V. (person)

Gadow, Richard M. A. (person)

Welch, W. M (person)

Contemporary India : a National Quarterly. (corporateBody)

Emergency Committee for Zionist Affairs (U.S.) (corporateBody)

Fifield, James W. (person)

Mason, Daniel Gregory (person)

Eminent American musician and composer. From the description of Papers, 1894-1953. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122681505 Composed 1935-36. First performance New York, 17 November 1937, New York Philharmonic Society, John Barbirolli conductor.--Cf. Fleisher Collection. From the description of Symphony no. 3 : Lincoln, op. 35 / Daniel Gregory Mason. 1937. (Franklin & Marshall College). WorldCat record id: 50555507 ...

National Laymen's Missionary Movement. (corporateBody)

British counterpart of U.S. Laymen's Missionary Movement. Based in London. From the description of Records of the National Laymen's Missionary Movement, 1922-1927 (inclusive). (Yale University). WorldCat record id: 702152535 ...

New England Telephone and Telegraph Company (corporateBody)

Telephone wires, near Becket, Mass. Approximately every twenty years, western New England suffers from devastating ice storms, leaving heavy ice coating on trees and buildings and hazardous conditions. Major storms struck in 1921, 1942, 1961, 1983, 1998, and 2008, with the storm of December 29-30, 1942, disrupting power and closing roads throughout a broad swath of the northeast. In northern New York state, ice depths reached six inches. From the guide to th...

Committee to Sponsor Emily Greene Balch for the Nobel Peace Prize. (corporateBody)

Lutosawski, Wincenty. (person)

Rugland, Raymond. (person)

Institute of Rural Economics. (corporateBody)

Ferm, Vergilius Ture Anselm, 1896-1974 (person)

Horne, Herman Harrell, 1874-1946 (person)

Simson, Otto Georg von, 1912-.... (person)

Otto Georg von Simson (1912-1993), historian of medieval and Renaissance art and architecture, served on the faculties of the University of Chicago's Department of Art and Committee on Social Thought from 1945-1957. Born to a distinguished German family of Jewish and Catholic heritage, Simson grew up in the home of his grandfather, the chemist and industrialist Franz Oppenheim. Simson studied art history in Freiburg, Berlin, and Munich; his dissertation on Rubens, Zur Ge...

Maharay, R. (person)

Cober, R. LaR. (person)

Wang, Ping Kwan. (person)

Heck, Harriet. (person)

Goheen, John (person)

New York Congregational Conference (corporateBody)

Heffron, Richard. (person)

Steece, Arvel M., 1921- (person)

Bryant, Almon H. (person)

Moore, J. Floyd (person)

American council on education (corporateBody)

Founded in 1918, the American Council on Education is a coordinating body for American institutions of higher education. From the guide to the American Council on Education Latin American Slide Collection N/A., 1945, (Benson Latin American Collection, The University of Texas at Austin) Founded in 1918, the American Council on Education (ACE) is the nation's unifying voice for higher education. ACE serves as a consensus leader on key higher education issues and seeks to influ...

Linville, Henry R. (Henry Richardson), 1866-1941 (person)

President of the Teachers' Union of the City of New York and editor of "The American Teacher" between 1916-1935. President of the American Federation of Teachers (1931-1934). President of the New York Teachers Guild in 1935. From the description of Henry Richardson Linville papers, 1912-1941. (Wayne State University, Archives of Labor & Urban). WorldCat record id: 32321091 ...

Peabody, Helen Lee (person)

Helen Peabody, beauty operator and author, was born in Auburndale, Mass., August 9, 1898. She received her A.B. from Radcliffe (1921) and did graduate work at Radcliffe (1922-1923) and at the Yale Drama School (1923-1924). She played in off-Broadway shows, was a make-up artist, and then teacher at the Cosmetic Institute in New York City. Her writings include Lift Up Your Face (1975) about the interrelationship of beauty and character. From the description of Papers, 1921-1985 (inclus...

Nation Associates (New York). (corporateBody)

Emmet, Christopher (person)

Chairman, American Friends of the Captive Nations; executive vice president, American Council on Germany; officer and organizer of other anti-Nazi and anti-communist organizations. From the description of Christopher Temple Emmet papers, 1913-1974. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754870101 Biographical Note 1900, March 18 Born, New York City ...

World Fellowship, Inc. (corporateBody)

Star Pastel Co. (corporateBody)

Vicuna, Maria. (person)

Hull, Gordon Ferrie, 1870- (person)

Boring, Edwin Garrigues, 1886-1968 (person)

Boring taught psychology at Harvard. From the description of Papers of Edwin Garrigues Boring, 1919-1969 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 76972982 ...

Brown, Percy S. (person)

Freund, Paul A. (Paul Abraham), 1908-1992 (person)

Paul Abraham Freund, 1908-1992, was a preeminent legal scholar. Under the guidance of Professor Thomas Reed Powell, Felix Frankfurter and others, Freund became a standout student at Harvard Law School, and was elected as President of the Harvard Law Review from 1930-1931. After receiving his S.J.D. magna cum laude in 1932, Freund spent a year as clerk to Supreme Court Justice, Louis Brandeis. He remained in Washington for the rest of the decade, working as a government l...

Frost, Robert, 1874-1963 (person)

American poet from New England. Winner of the 1932 Pulitzer Prize. From the description of Letters, 1931-1943. (University of Iowa Libraries). WorldCat record id: 122464432 American Pulitzer Prize-winning poet. From the description of Letter to Mr. Beggen [?], 1928. (Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens). WorldCat record id: 86129842 Robert Frost was an American poet. From the description of Papers concerning the Kenned...

Way, Richard Pell. (person)

Wolcott, Jesse P. (Jesse Paine), 1893-1969 (person)

Cabot, Richard C. (Richard Clarke), 1868-1939 (person)

Richard Clarke Cabot, 1868-1939, AB, 1889, Harvard College; MD, 1892, Harvard Medical School, was Professor of Clinical Medicine and Social Ethics at Harvard. Cabot led the teaching of Social Ethics at Harvard from 1920 to 1934. Cabot also served as one of two chiefs of staff at Massachusetts General Hospital from 1912 until his retirement in 1921. Cabot established medical social work at Massachusetts General Hospital in 1905, and also introduced autopsy teaching at the institution; Cabot's cli...

Clark, John A. (person)

Universität Heidelberg. (corporateBody)

Bhore, Joseph (person)

United Stewardship Council of the United States and Canada (corporateBody)

Schiller, F.C.S. (Ferdinand Canning Scott), 1864-1937 (person)

Ferdinand Canning Scott Schiller (1864-1937) was a German-born philosopher whose major interests were in the areas of metaphysics, logical theory, epistemology, philosophy of science and ethics. He was a professor at Oxford (1897-1926) and at the University of Southern California (1926-1937). From the description of Papers of F. C. S. Schiller, 1887-1936. (Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens). WorldCat record id: 122570764 Schiller was born in Schlesw...

Miller, Florence Lowden. (person)

Singer, Isidore, 1859-1939 (person)

Jewish editor, scholar, and writer. From the description of Papers, 1895-1938. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70960575 ...

Jasper County (Iowa). (corporateBody)

MacNair, William M. (person)

Jones, Augustine, 1835-1925 (person)

Little, L. P. (person)

University of North Carolina Press. (corporateBody)

The University of North Carolina Press was incorporated as a non-stock company in 1922. Its original purpose was threefold: to publish periodicals devoted to the research and writing of University of North Carolina faculty; to publish catalogs and other documents for the university; and to promote the arts, sciences, and literature by publishing generally deserving works. Throughout its history, the Press has been espeically strong in the areas of Southern history and literature. Although suppor...

Weyforth, William O. (William Oswald), 1889- (person)

Ehrenreich, Isaac. (person)

Van der Drift? (person)

Nan Seaman Shop. (corporateBody)

Hume?, Susan. (person)

Andrus, Maynard. (person)

Tallman, Kristina. (person)

Tysol?, Louise. (person)

Mafrige, Xenia. (person)

Epstein, Louis M., 1887-1949 (person)

Crozer Quarterly. (corporateBody)

Griswold, Erwin N. (Erwin Nathaniel), 1904-1994 (person)

Erwin N. Griswold was born in Cleveland in 1904. He graduated in 1925 from Oberlin College with the A.B. in mathematics and the A.M. in political science. He received the LL. B. degree from Harvard University Law School in 1928 and the S.J.D. degree in 1929. From 1929 to 1934, he served in the Office of Solicitor General, returning to Cambridge in 1934. He taught on the Law Faculty of Harvard Law School from 1934 to 1967 and was Dean from 1946 to 1967. From 1967 to 1973, he was U.S. Solicitor Ge...

Bloomfield, Masse, 1923- (person)

Bureau of International Research of Harvard University and Radcliffe College (corporateBody)

The Bureau of International Research was established in 1924 through a grant to Harvard University and Radcliffe College from the Laura Spelman Rockefeller Memorial. The grant was given to promote research in the field of international relations. From the description of Records of the Bureau of International Research, 1924-1958 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 76972559 The Bureau, funded by the Laura Spelman Rockefeller Memorial (1924-1942) and administ...

International Press-Cutting Bureau. (corporateBody)

Haley & O'Donnell. (corporateBody)

Calkins, Mary Whiton, 1863-1930 (person)

S. L. (Swan Ligt) Kwee (person)

Society for the Comparative Study of Society and History (U.S.) (corporateBody)

Institut international de philosophie politique (corporateBody)

Ewing, A. C. (Alfred Cyril), 1899-1973 (person)

Randall, Clarence B. (Clarence Belden), 1891-1967 (person)

Clarence Belden Randall was born on March 5, 1891 in Newark Valley, New York. He received a B.A. from Harvard College in 1912, and an LL.B. from Harvard Law School in 1915. He moved to Michigan to work in the law office of his cousin, William P. Belden. He was admitted to Michigan bar in 1915, and enlisted in Army officers' training program in May 1917. He was commissioned a first lieutenant in August 1917 and posted to Camp Custer, Michigan where he trained enlistees. On August 18, 1917 he marr...

Wyman, Louis C. (Louis Crosby), 1917- (person)

Pratt, Carroll C. (Carroll Cornelius), 1894-1979 (person)

National Council of the Churches of Christ in America (corporateBody)

Rouner, Leroy S. (person)

Roberts, Elmer, 1863-1937 (person)

Associated Press correspondent in Berlin, ca. 1900-1914; chief of the Associated Press office in Paris, 1914-1927. From the description of Elmer Roberts papers, 1835-1937 [manuscript]. (Oceanside Free Library). WorldCat record id: 24095727 Elmer Roberts (1863-1937) was an Associated Press correspondent in Berlin, Germany, circa 1900-1914, and chief of the Associated Press office in Paris, France, 1914-1927. From the guide to the Elmer Roberts Papers, ., 1835-1937...

Hamilton, John Hamilton, marquis of, -1604 (person)

Epithet: of Whitehaven, county Cumberland British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001299.0x00012b Epithet: of Orbiston, Lord Justice Clerk of Scotland British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001299.0x000250 Epithet: Governor of Carlisle for the Pretender British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : a...

Beneker, Gerrit A. (Gerrit Albertus), 1882-1934 (person)

Painter, draftsman, and illustrator; Massachusetts. From the description of Gerrit A. Beneker papers, 1869-1972. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 86118541 ...

Palmer, Harwood Sargent. (person)

Wright, William Kelley, 1877-1956 (person)

May, Louise C. (person)

Emmet, Dorothy, 1904- (person)

Dorothy Mary Emmet was born on 29 September 1904 in Kensington, London as the first child of Rev. Cyril William Emmet and his wife Gertrude Julia (n'e Weir). A sister, Margery Lilian was born in 1906 and a brother, Arthur Maitland, in 1908 (d. 2001). The family left London when her father became vicar of West Hendred, nr. Wantage, Oxfordshire. In 1920 the Rev. Emmet became Vice Principal of Ripon Hall and fellow of University College, Oxford, and the family moved to Oxford. Dorothy Emmet attende...

Warren, Ruth (person)

University Religious Conference (UCLA). (corporateBody)

American philosophical association (corporateBody)

Whitcomb, Mary Bury. (person)

Rousmanier, Frances. (person)

Drake, Durant, 1878-1933 (person)

Hartshorne, Charles, 1897-2000 (person)

Cobb, John B. Jr. "Charles Hartshorne: A Bibliographical Essay." (accessed September 15, 2005). Additional biographical information derived from the collection. American poet Jeremy Ingalls was born April 2, 1911, in Gloucester, Massachusetts, and died March 16, 2000, in Tucson, Arizona. She received an A.M. from Tufts in 1933 and began writing full-time in 1960 after retiring as the chair of the English Department at ...

Sklav, Janet. (person)

Dallière, Louis. (person)

Stern, C. J. (person)

Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 (person)

Epithet: US journalist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000429.0x000092 Villard, a journalist and author, was president of the New York Evening Post (1897-1918), editor and owner of The Nation (1918-1932), publisher and contributing editor of The Nation (1932-1935), a founder of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People and of Yachting Magazine, and owner of the Nautical Gazette. His father ...

Hu, Shi, 1891-1962 (person)

Philosopher. From the description of Mankind must resolve to make this the last war : handwritten and typescript drafts, undated. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79451222 University president, literary historian, diplomat. From the description of Reminiscences of Shih Hu : oral history, 1958. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122481592 Scholar, educator, and Chinese Ambassador to the United States from 1938-19...

Smith, Harold B. (person)

Hinkel, Frank Whitehill. (person)

United States. Congress. House (corporateBody)

U.S. House of Representatives is the lower house of Congress. From the guide to the Subscription lists, 1870, (L. Tom Perry Special Collections) ...

Higginson, Henry Lee, 1834-1919 (person)

Higginson was a Boston banker and philantropist; he donated Soldiers Field and Harvard Union to Harvard University. From the description of Papers relating to the gift of Soldiers Field, Harvard University, 1890. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 82295797 Higginson was a Boston banker and philanthropist. Higginson attended Harvard (1851-1852), but left because of poor eyesight. In 1856 he went to Vienna intending to make music his life work, but he returned to Boston...

Chestnut Hill Study Class. (corporateBody)

Norborg, Sveire, 1902- (person)

J. Welling Merrick (person)

Lantaff, Bill. (person)

Jacks, L.P. (Lawrence Pearsall), 1860-1955 (person)

Congregational Library (Boston, Mass.) (corporateBody)

Lewis, Janet, 1899-1998 (person)

American writer of many genres, including novels, short stories, poetry and librettos. Many of her friends and correspondents were at one time students or colleagues of Yvor Winters. From the description of Janet Lewis papers, 1964-1989. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122639569 Biographical Note : Yvor Winters Yvor Winters was born in Chicago on October 17, 1900, the son of a stockbroker. As a very young child he moved we...

Yale Review. (corporateBody)

Holtom, Daniel Clarence, 1884-1962 (person)

Daniel Clarence Holtom was among the first American scholars to study Shinto in Japan. Born in Michigan in 1884, he earned degrees from Kalamazoo College, the University of Chicago, and Newton Theological Seminary. After being ordained in the Baptist ministry in 1910, he went to Japan as a missionary where he was professor of modern languages at Tokyo Gakuin, professor of church history in the Tokyo Japanese Theological Seminary, and professor of the history of religion and church history in the...

Givler, Robert Chenault, 1884- (person)

Robert Cheanault Givler, 1884-1975 was a Tufts professor ion the following capacities: Assistant Professor of Philosophy, (1918-21); Professor of Philosophy, (1921-25); Fletcher Professor of Philosophy, (1925-44); Hunt Professor of Psychology, endowed chair and Chairman of Psychology Department, (1944-51); Professor and Chairman of the Dept. of Aesthetics and Creative Imagination (1945-52). From the description of Robert C. Givler, papers, 1918-1952. 1918-1952. (Tufts University - Ti...

Vincent T. Liddle (person)

Pepper, Stephen C. (Stephen Coburn), 1891-1972 (person)

Stephen Coburn Pepper was born in 1891, the son of well-known portrait painter Charles Hovey Pepper, and the grandson of a distinguished President of Colby College. Pepper majored in Philosophy and received both an A.B. and a Ph. D. from Harvard University. After teaching for a year at Wellesley College, Pepper was called to military service during World War I. In 1919, Pepper joined the Department of Philosophy at the University of California, Berkeley. Pepper was elected chairman of the Art De...

Lieb, Irwin C. (person)

Albany institute of history and art (corporateBody)

Timmerman, Stella. (person)

Chan, George H. (person)

Bell, Hazel. (person)

Zimmerman, Joseph L. (person)

Portscher, Hans. (person)

Dorsey, Gray L. (person)

Johnson, Allen, 1870-1931 (person)

Allen Johnson, historian and editor, history professor at Yale, editor of the Chronicles of America series and the Dictionary of American Biography. From the description of Allen Johnson correspondence relating to Chronicles of America series, ca. 1908-1920. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 78909707 From the description of Allen Johnson correspondence relating to Chronicles of America series, ca. 1908-1920. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702151893 ...

Conkling, Grace Hazard, 1878-1958 (person)

Conkling graduated from Smith College in 1899, was further educated in Germany and France and taught school in Connecticut and New York. After her marriage to Roscoe Platt Conkling in 1905 they lived in Mexico. She taught at Smith College from 1914 to 1947. From the description of [Verses] [between 1920-1928] (Smith College). WorldCat record id: 191100770 Smith College, Class of 1899. Smith College, Professor, English, 1914-1947. Poet. From the description of Gra...

Harsh. (person)

Atwater, David Thomas. (person)

Meader, Ernest. (person)

Starret, Fred. (person)

Brown University. (corporateBody)

In 1917 the university established the Brown War Records Bureau, whose intention was to "collect and preserve a record of all Brown men who are serving in the present war". Brown faculty, students and alumni who were in the military were asked to fill out a small card called "Are you in the war?" and to send original letters, clippings or photographs which "have any bearing on the service of Brown men in the war." This collection is partly a result of that effort. From the guide to t...

Joseph Kaskel (person)

Neumann, Sigmund, 1904-1962 (person)

Riegler, Kurt. (person)

Campaign for World Government (corporateBody)

Greater New York Federation of Churches (corporateBody)

Oak Lane Country Day School (Philadelphia). (corporateBody)

Akers, Samuel Lutrell. (person)

Petty, A. Ray. (person)

Simpson, James Young 1873-1934 (person)

Dinner Committee to Welcome the Very Reverend Hewlett Johnson ... (corporateBody)

Holmes, M. G. (person)

Werkmeister, W. H. (William Henry), 1901-1993 (person)

Hans Driesch was a German biologist and philosopher. From the guide to the Driesch's philosophy, an exposition and a critical analysis, 1927, 1927, (American Philosophical Society) ...

Bundy, Walter E. (person)

Maitra, Susil Kumar (person)

O'Donnell, Raymundo. (person)

Moore, Jared Sparks, 1879-1951 (person)

Moore earned his Harvard AM in 1903. From the description of Notes in History 26 : history of Christian thought by Prof. Emerton, 1902-1903. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 77074580 From the description of Notes in Philosophy 3, 9, and 10, 1902-1903. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 77074588 Moore earned his Harvard AM in 1903 and his Harvard PhD in 1905. From the description of Notes in Philosophy 4, 15, and 20f, 1903-1904. (Harvard U...

Blinn, Mary Louise. (person)

United States. Dept. of State. Anglo-American Commission on Palestine. (corporateBody)

John, Robert, 1921- (person)

Headley, Orman S. (person)

Greene, Phoebe Cutler. (person)

Bureau of Social Science Research (Washington, D.C.) (corporateBody)

Founded in 1950 as a non-profit research institution conducting basic and applied social science. The overall purposes of the Bureau were the development of social theory and research methods and their application to contemporary social problems. Its principle areas of interest included mass communication, urban studies occupational and military sociology, higher and vocational education, social welfare, criminology and criminal justice administration, and the social res...

Sims, S. C. (person)

Arthur C. Chen. (person)

Arab National League (New York City). (corporateBody)

Geppert, O. E. (person)

Schmalz, Julia Moody. (person)

Strong, Esther B. (person)

Asbeck, Evan. (person)

Huik, F. M. (person)

United States. Agency for International Development (corporateBody)

On September 4, 1961 the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 vas signed into law. On November 4, 1961 the Agency for International Development was set up in the Department of State to succeed the International Cooperation Administration. The main objective of AID was to combine the various foreign assistance programs into one program which would assist the underdeveloped countries in maintaining their independence by making them self-supporting nations. The Development Loan Fund, created in 1957 was ...

Kodanda Rao, P. (Pandurangi), 1889- (person)

Holland, W. L. (William Lancelot), 1907- (person)

W.L. Holland, 1938 William Lancelot Holland was born in South Malvern, New Zealand in 1907, the oldest of four sons. He came from humble beginnings: his father was a railroad worker and he worked on sheep stations to support himself. While at Canterbury College, a professor recommended that he work at a conference put on by the Institute of Pacific Relations (IPR) in Japan. So began a more than thirty year association with the organization, serving in various roles: as ...

Concord Academy (Concord, Mass.) (corporateBody)

Peters, Mabel B. (person)

Sheffer, Adele Blonden. (person)

Woolston, Howard Brown, 1876-1961 (person)

China Society of N.E. (corporateBody)

Winsor, Dorothy. (person)

Shaw, Glenn W. (Glenn William), 1886- (person)

Paulsen, L. (person)

Ackerman, Carl W. (Carl William), 1890-1970 (person)

Journalist, educator, and public relations consultant. From the description of Carl W. Ackerman papers, 1833-1970 (bulk 1931-1956). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70979841 Biographical Note 1890, Jan. 16 Born, Richmond, Ind. 1911 A.B., Earlham College, Richmond, Ind. ...

Conger, George Perrigo, 1884-1960 (person)

Ruml, Vladimir (person)

Leiden University Library. (corporateBody)

Crooks, Will, 1852-1921 (person)

Conseil National du Mouvement de la Paix (corporateBody)

Blake, Helen (person)

Swarthmore college (corporateBody)

Founded by members of Baltimore, New York and Philadelphia Yearly Meetings of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers), Swarthmore College was incorporated in 1864 under a charter from the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. The College opened in 1869 as an college and preparatory school, although the preparatory division was phased out in the 1880s. The Charter was amended in 1908 to remove any formal links to the Society of Friends. The College continues to operate as a liberal arts college with a...

Mt. Holyoke College. (corporateBody)

Marees van Swinderen, E. (person)

Gerhard, William A. (person)

Molyneux, Max (person)

Langston, Stuart. (person)

Schumacher, Joachim (person)

Joachim Schumacher was born in Berlin in 1904, and later obtained a Master's and Ph.D. degree from the University of Heidelberg . With the rise of Hitler, Schumacher left Germany for Switzerland in 1932, where he met and married his wife Sylvia, a concert pianist and teacher of piano. They left Switzerland for France in 1936 and came to the United States in 1937. Also in 1937, Schumacher published his most famous work, The Fear of Chaos, which warned that the rise of fascism would l...

Boesel, A. (person)

Ministry to Students (Boston, Mass.). (corporateBody)

Schaffner, Joseph Halle, 1897-1972 (person)

Joseph Halle Schaffner, who formed this collection, was a director of the clothing manufacturing firm of Hart, Schaffner & Marx. From the description of Joseph Halle Schaffner autograph collection, 1683-1948. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 122505748 From the guide to the Joseph Halle Schaffner autograph collection, 1683-1948., (Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University) ...

Foster, J. K. (person)

Webster and Atlas National Bank. (corporateBody)

Blaine, John J. (John James), 1873-1934 (person)

Arab Publications Co. (corporateBody)

Harvard University. Faculty of Arts and Sciences. Secretary of the Faculty. (corporateBody)

Time, Inc. Bureau of Special Services. (corporateBody)

Marvin, Lloyd H. (person)

Near East Report. (corporateBody)

Elizabeth O'Reilly (person)

Glenn, Leslie. (person)

Alcance (New York, N.Y.). (corporateBody)

Harvard Clubs. Committee on Speakers. (corporateBody)

Wilde, Frances. (person)

Parker, Dale Miller. (person)

Zabin, Miss. (person)

Deffenbach, Gretal. (person)

Haring, Ellen Stone. (person)

Hopper, Orion Cornelius, 1889-1969 (person)

Perry, Bishop. (person)

Demarest, James. (person)

Newton Normal College. (corporateBody)

Davison, John H. (person)

Advisory Council for Foreign Students in Greater Boston. (corporateBody)

Hall, Francis C. (Francis Chamberlain), 1878-1912 (person)

Latham, H. L. (person)

Miejers, E. M. (person)

Witzell, Charles E. (person)

Whitney Museum of American Art. Correspondence with WEH (corporateBody)

Gish, Peter Michael (American painter, contemporary) (person)

Merriam, Thornton Ward, 1894-.... (person)

Cutler, John Ward. (person)

Jerusalem Young Men's Christian Association. (corporateBody)

Elisabeth Van Asbeck (person)

Kalif, George. (person)

Quinn & Boden Company (corporateBody)

American Mission High School. (corporateBody)

Wells, Philip (person)

Smith, J. Holmes (person)

J. Holmes Smith was a missionary of the Methodist Episcopal Church in India from 1930 to 1940, at Lal Bagh Ashram in Lucknow. He was recalled to the United States in 1940 after participating in activities supporting Indian Independence and opposing India's forced participation in WWII as part of the British Empire. From the guide to the J. Holmes Smith papers, 1939-1940 and undated, (David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University) Missionary of the M...

Spelman College (corporateBody)

Iglehart, Charles W. (person)

Harvard University. Nieman Foundation for Journalism (corporateBody)

Körner, Stephan, 1913- (person)

International Institute of Philosophy (corporateBody)

Swenson, Lillian Marvin (person)

Lillian Bessie Marvin was a member of the University of Minnesota Class of 1898. In 1912, she married David F. Swenson, a professor in the Philosophy Dept., and an authority on Soren Kierkegaard and translator of Kierkegaard's work into English. After her husband's death, Lillian Swenson finished and published the translations her husband had begun, and compiled and edited two collections of D.F. Swenson's addresses and essays on Kierkegaard. From the description of Lilliam Marvin Sw...

Chicago theological seminary (corporateBody)

Davis, Betty (person)

Smyth, Margreta Pempully. (person)

Maatschappij der Nederlandse Letterkunde te Leiden (corporateBody)

Wood, Lee B. (Lee Blair), 1893-1982 (person)

Journalist. From the description of Reminiscences of Lee Blair Wood : oral history, 1980. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309735744 ...

Townsend, Harvey Gates, 1885-1948 (person)

Drucker, Peter F. (Peter Ferdinand), 1909-2005 (person)

Poorbaugh, Henry. (person)

Augsburg Publishing House. (corporateBody)

Hart, J. F. (person)

Handy, Helen. (person)

Prabhavananda, Swami, 1893-1976 (person)

Ernest Trueman. (person)

Osgood, Margaret C. (person)

Webber College (corporateBody)

Pedelford. (person)

Buckler, Georgina Grenfell. (person)

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Foreigh Relations. (corporateBody)

Merrill, T. E. (person)

Sayward, Mary Parlsman. (person)

Anesaki, Masaharu, 1873-1949 (person)

Hocke. (person)

Wallace, E.W. (person)

Wells, John Mason. (person)

Dobzhansky, Theodosius, 1900-1975 (person)

Geneticist. From the description of Reminiscences of Theodosius Grigorievich Dobzhansky : oral history, 1962. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309737375 Theodosius Dobzhansky was a geneticist and a principal spokesman for Neo-Darwinism. He wrote "Genetics and the Origin of Species" (1937) and is considered one of the most influential biologists of our time. From the description of Papers, ca. 1917-1975. (American Philosophical So...

Broadway Temple. (corporateBody)

Fay, Sidney Bradshaw, 1876-1967 (person)

Fay graduated from Harvard in 1896 and taught history at Harvard. From the description of Papers of Sidney B. Fay, 1885-1957 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 76973027 ...

Hirsch, Felix E. (Felix Edward), 1902-1982 (person)

Biographical note: German emigre historian and librarian. Felix E. Hirsch was born and educated in Berlin. In 1933-34 he was a political editor for newspapers published by Mosse Verlag. As Jews, he and his wife had to leave Berlin. In 1935 he immigrated to Berlin and a year later became the head librarian of Bard College (Annandale-on-Hudson), then being operated by Columbia University. He served as librarian and professor of history at Bard College until 1954, when he b...

Holt, Henry, 1881-1955 (person)

Epithet: publisher British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000696.0x0001ea Epithet: Victualler at Tangier British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000703.0x0002c2 ...

Walter Pennington (person)

Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931 (person)

Educator, author, and naturalist. From the description of Papers of David Starr Jordan, 1861-1964. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71068098 Zoologist David Starr Jordan was elected president of Indiana University in 1885. He left IU in 1891 to become Stanford University's first president. Jordan died in 1931. From the description of David Starr Jordan papers, 1874-1929, bulk 1895-1929. (Indiana University). WorldCat record id: 61225195 American ichthyolog...

Leighton, Albert. (person)

Fiering, Evelyn. (person)

Tucker, Boyd. (person)

Udale, Stanley M. (person)

Nank'ai ta hsüeh (Tientsin, China). (corporateBody)

Francis, W. Maclaven. (person)

Adenauer, Konrad, 1876-1967 (person)

Konrad Adenauer was born in 1876 in Cologne, Germany. He was chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany (West Germany) from 1949 to 1963. He died in 1967. From the description of Adenauer, Konrad, 1876-1967 (U.S. National Archives and Records Administration). naId: 10581751 Chancellor of West Germany, 1949-1963. From the description of Konrad Adenauer miscellaneous papers, 1953-1957. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754869086 Politician, statesman and C...

Morrison, David (person)

David Morrison (1867-1936), son of George Morrison, a soldier in Dundee. He studied on the continent at Paris, Jena and Frieburg before attending the United College at the University of St Andrews, in 1891/1982 and then from 1895 until gaining his MA with first class honours in mental philosophy in 1900. he again went abroad to study at Berlin and Strasburg. On his return to Scotland in 1908 he worked as an assistant to Professor Stout at St Andrews until 1914, then lecturered in philosophy at t...

Cousins, Norman (person)

Biography Cousins was born on June 24, 1915 in Union Hill, New Jersey; attended Teachers College, Columbia University; began working at New York post as the education editor, 1934-35; worked at Current history as book reviewer, literary editor, and managing editor, 1935-40; married Eleanor (Ellen) Kopf in 1939; executive editor (1940-42), and editor-in-chief (1942-71) of Saturday Review Of Literature, later known as Saturday Review; editor of...

Magnes, Judah Leon, 1877-1948 (person)

American rabbi and communal leader. From the description of Papers, 1910-1918. (Brandeis University Library). WorldCat record id: 46611785 From the description of Correspondence and reports, 1909-1921 [microform]. (Brandeis University Library). WorldCat record id: 47747245 From the description of Correspondence and reports, 1912-1919 [microform]. (Brandeis University Library). WorldCat record id: 47734929 From the description of Correspondence and printed m...

Clements, Rex Stowers, 1902-1981 (person)

Treat, Roger Eddy. (person)

Worleton, Florence. (person)

Prescott, Joe. (person)

Wild, John Daniel, 1902-1972 (person)

Burkhard, Dorothea Moore. (person)

Scott, Albert L. (Albert Lyon), 1878- (person)

Richard, Christian, 1889- (person)

Watson, Eugene S. (person)

Gould, G. Glen (George Glen) (person)

Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919 (person)

Roosevelt, 26th U.S. president, served 1901-1909. From the description of DS, 1904 March 1. : Washington, D.C. Homestead Certificate. (Copley Press, J S Copley Library). WorldCat record id: 15210791 26th president of the United States, 1901-1909. From the description of Theodore Roosevelt letters, 1917, 1918. (Buffalo History Museum). WorldCat record id: 213408920 Roosevelt was then Governor of New York. Chapman was one of the founders of the New York St...

Forman, John W. (person)

Husserl, Gerhart, 1893- (person)

Dennison, Henry S. (Henry Sturgis), 1877-1952 (person)

Manufacturer of paper goods. A.B. Harvard, 1899. Entered the family business, Dennison Manufacturing Company, Framingham, Mass., becoming president of the firm in 1917. An early advocate of scientific management, industrial relations techniques, unemployment insurance, and profit-sharing. From the description of Papers, 1900-1952 (inclusive). (Harvard Business School). WorldCat record id: 229894254 Henry Sturgis Dennison (1877-1952) was a prominent businessman, ...

Slocombe, Edwin M. (Edwin Mitchell), 1881-1947 (person)

Harvard University. Program for Harvard College. (corporateBody)

Robin, Léon, 1866-1947 (person)

Hale, Richard Walden, 1909-1976 (person)

Voss, John, 1917-.... (person)

Witman, Ted. (person)

Dock, L. L. (person)

United States. Office of the U.S. High Commissioner for Germany. (corporateBody)

Swift, Arthur Lesner, 1891- (person)

Peabody, Katharine. (person)

Lucknow Christian College Students. (corporateBody)

Pinkham, Harold. (person)

Gulick, Sidney Lewis, 1860-1945 (person)

Borgese, Guiseppe Antonio (person)

Hombre de America. (corporateBody)

Bacheler, Theodore. (person)

Putnam, Leon Joseph. (person)

University of Southern California. Library (corporateBody)

Biography/History Saida Gerrard: b. April 9, 1923, Toronto, Canada. d. May 4, 2005, Los Angeles, California. Saida Gerrard was a performer, choreographer, student and teacher of modern dance. She grew up in Toronto, Canada in a family of Russian Jewish immigrants. Her parents were amateur musicians who exposed her to music and dance at an early age. As a child, she studied music and dance at the Hambourg Conservatory of Music in T...

Evans, Thomas Horace. (person)

Dearborn, Walter F. (Walter Fenno), 1878-1955 (person)

Dearborn taught education at Harvard, and was director of the Psycho-Educational Clinic at Harvard. From the description of Papers of Walter Fenno Dearborn, 1917-1945 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 76973017 ...

Wernette, John Philip, 1900-.... (person)

When President James F. Zimmerman died of a heart attack in October 1944, the University was left without a president. A Board made up of the University Deans was then appointed to run the University until a new president was hired in 1946. John Philip Wernette was hired as the University of New Mexicos 8th president and began work in August 1946. Wernette was born in Imlay City, Michigan on October 29, 1903. He received his A.B. degree from the University of...

Bollingen foundation (corporateBody)

Endowment established in 1942 by Paul and Mary Mellon to fund scholarly research and publication in the humanities. From the description of Bollingen Foundation records, 1927-1981 (bulk 1945-1973). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71061746 ...

World Alliance of YMCAs (corporateBody)

The YMCA, established at Oberlin College in 1881, and the YWCA, established in 1894, were voluntary associations of students dedicated to social and religious work for the purpose of building Christian character in their members. Oberlin College provided on-campus quarters for both organizations, whose staffs were paid out of an annual grant from the College. Under the presidency of William E. Stevenson (1946-59), the relationship of the YMCA and YWCAs to the larger religious life of the College...

Maclagan, Eric Robert Dalrymple, 1879-1951 (person)

Jones, Thomas (person)

Epithet: Lieutenant British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000441.0x0000ec Epithet: of Southwark British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000441.0x00010c Epithet: of Chetham's Library British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000976.0x0003d3 Epithet: of Egerton MS 282...

Buonocore, Domingo, 1899-1991 (person)

Soares, Theodore Gerald, 1869- (person)

Johnson, Jerome A. (person)

Mours, J. K. (person)

Munger, Miss. (person)

Robertson, D.B. (person)

University of North Carolina (1793-1962) (corporateBody)

The University of North Carolina was chartered by the state's General Assembly in 1789. Its first student was admitted in 1795. The governing body of the University, from its founding until 1932, was a forty-member Board of Trustees elected by the General Assembly. The Board met twice a year; at other times the business of the University was carried on by the Board's secretary-treasurer and by the presiding professor (called president beginning in 1804). Other faculty members later assumed the r...

International Poetry Magazine. (corporateBody)

Henry Spencer Houghton (person)

Bowles, Gordon Townsend (person)

Saturday Review. (corporateBody)

Diamond, Edwin (person)

Edwin Diamond, journalist, author and professor, began his journalistic career as a science writer with the International News Service in Chicago. He joined Newsweek in 1957 and was named a senior editor in 1962. He was on-air commentator for the Washington Post Co., editorial director of Adweek, cofounder of the Washington Journalism Review, associate editor of the New York Daily News, and a media columnist for New York magazine for 10 years. In addition to his media work, Diamond ...

Smith, George A. (person)

Hemingway, Samuel Burdett, 1883-1958 (person)

Cunningham, William James, 1875-1962 (person)

William James Cunningham worked in the railroad industry from 1895-1908. In 1908 he joined the Harvard University Graduate School of Business Administration as a Lecturer on Railroad Operation. In 1910 he became an Assistant Professor, a position he held until 1915, when he was made the James J. Hill Professor of Transportation. Cunningham retired from the Graduate School of Business Administration in 1946. From the description of William J. Cunningham papers, 1916-1941. (Harvard Bus...

Harvard University. Board of Preachers. (corporateBody)

Swift, Walter Babcock, 1868-.... (person)

Lane, Bertha Palmer. (person)

Cooper Union. (corporateBody)

Saint Lukes Church School. (corporateBody)

Hanaver, Ned. (person)

Tiller, Paul David, 1910- (person)

Viëtor, Wiles. (person)

Vos van Steenwyck, A. N., Baron de, 1912- (person)

Forbes, W. Cameron (William Cameron), 1870-1959 (person)

Forbes was an American business and government executive. He served as governor-general of the Philippines, 1909-1913, and ambasador to Japan, 1930-1932. From the description of W. Cameron (William Cameron) Forbes images of the Philippines, 1907-1946. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612734531 From the guide to the W. Cameron (William Cameron) Forbes images of the Philippines, 1907-1946., (Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University) Busin...

Lenora Kracke. (person)

Thompson, D. W. (person)

Lankard, Frank Glenn (person)

Houghton, Henry Spencer. (person)

Farnam, Elizabette. (person)

Yale University. School of Fine Arts (corporateBody)

Kennedy, Edith Wynne. (person)

Dickey, John Sloan, 1907-1991 (person)

Born, Lock Haven, Penn., Nov. 4, 1907. Graduate, Dartmouth College, 1929, Harvard Law School, 1932. Worked for the Mass. Dept. of Corrections and was in private legal practice in Boston from 1932 to 1940. For the next five years served the U.S. Department of State variously as special assistant to Assistant Secretary of State Francis B. Sayre, special assistant to Secretary of State Cordell Hull, special assistant to Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs Nelson A. Rockefeller, chief, Division of...

Carus, Gustave (person)

Brinkerhoff, J. J. (person)

Bodde, Derk, 1909-2003 (person)

American sinologist. From the description of Derk Bodde miscellaneous writings, n.d. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754872287 Bodde was a professor of Chinese Studies at the University of Pennsylvania. From the description of Collection of Chinese Calligraphy, ca. 1930s. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155862644 Biographical/Historical Note American sinologist. From the guide to the Derk Bo...

Boston City Club. (corporateBody)

Abrams, A. D. (person)

New School for Social Research (New York, N.Y. : 1919-1997) (corporateBody)

Osborne, Clifford H. (person)

Bowditch, Sylvia Church Scudder. (person)

Rice, Gertrude. (person)

Public Library Inquiry (Project) (corporateBody)

Movement for World Christianity (corporateBody)

Successor to Modern Missions Movement, which continued the work of the Laymen's Foreign Missions Inquiry, a study and evaluation of modern missions. From the description of Records of the Movement for World Christianity, 1936-1939 (inclusive). (Yale University). WorldCat record id: 702152515 ...

Yale Law School (corporateBody)

In the first decade of the nineteenth century, Seth P. Staples (Yale 1797) opened a school for law students in New Haven. In 1824 the school became affiliated with Yale College. The college conferred its first law degrees in 1843. The course of study originally extended for two years, and in 1896 it was lengthened to three years. Subsequently a college degree became a prerequisite for the Bachelor of Laws degree. Graduate courses leading to advanced degrees began in 1876. In 1926 honors courses ...

Barney, Roy. (person)

Woodswall, Ruth F. (person)

Hoffman, N. (person)

Dewey, M. B. (person)

Phelan, Gerald B. (Gerald Bernard), 1892-1965 (person)

Hoernlé, Winifred, 1885-1960 (person)

Thapau, Kamala. (person)

Third East-West Philosophers' Conference. (corporateBody)

Segerstedt, Torgny Torgnysson, 1908- (person)

Madison College (Va.). (corporateBody)

New England Regional Interseminary Movement. (corporateBody)

McFee, William, 1881- (person)

William McFee was an English novelist, essayist, and literary critic. From the guide to the William McFee collection of papers, 1914]-[1954, (The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.) Biography McFee was born on June 15, 1881 at sea en route to England from India; attended schools in London and the East Anglian School, Bury St. Edmunds, West Suffolk; furthered...

Johnson, Franklin, 1836-1916 (person)

Son of Hezekiah Johnson, founder of Baptist missionary in Oregon. From the description of Recollections, 1898. (Oregon Historical Society Research Library). WorldCat record id: 31488847 ...

Brock, Olivia Dunham. (person)

Tousey, Coleman. (person)

Hoffman, Charles Gouverneur. (person)

Cassidy, Jane (person)

Weedon, William S. (person)

King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 (person)

Martin Luther King, Jr. (b. January 15, 1929, Atlanta, Georgia –d. April 4, 1968, Memphis, Tennessee) was an American Baptist minister and activist who was a leader in the Civil Rights Movement. He is best known for his role in the advancement of civil rights using nonviolent civil disobedience. King helped to organize the 1963 March on Washington, where he delivered his famous "I Have a Dream" speech. In 1964, King received the Nobel Peace Prize and in 1965, he helped to organize the Selma to M...

Painter, Florence (person)

Jessie D. Campbell (person)

Dun, James (person)

Davidson, Donald, 1892- (person)

Watkins, Noemie. (person)

Johns, Mary (person)

Beth, Evert William. (person)

Ho, Lin. (person)

Cork, Albert S. (person)

Von der Decken, M. (person)

Gramophone Shop (New York, NY) (corporateBody)

Boynton, Florence B. (person)

Blanid O'Reilly (person)

Haverford college. Library (corporateBody)

Ahmed, Sheikh (person)

Martyn, G. Y. (person)

Lord, James T., Mrs. (person)

Howes, Elizabeth Boyden, 1907- (person)

Mandelbaum, Alice. (person)

Rawlinson, Frank Joseph, 1871-1937 (person)

Frank Joseph Rawlinson was a Baptist missionary and lecturer in China and for over two decades served as editor of the Chinese Recorder. From the description of Frank Joseph Rawlinson papers, 1924-1937 (bulk 1924-1928) (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122600638 ...

Cushing, Harvey, 1869-1939 (person)

Harvey Williams Cushing was born in Cleveland, Ohio, on April 8, 1869. He graduated from Yale College in 1891 and in 1895 received his M.D. and A.M. degrees from the Harvard Medical School. He served on the staff of the Johns Hopkins University Hospital from 1901 to 1912, where he devoted himself to neurological surgery. In 1912 he was appointed professor of surgery at Harvard Medical School and in 1913 surgeon-in-chief of the Peter Bent Brigham Hospital, posts which he held until 1932. During W...

Jamar, Henri (person)

Parker, John Johnston, 1885-1958 (person)

John Johnston Parker (1885-1958) of Charlotte, N.C., was a judge in the United States Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit from 1925 to 1958. From the description of John Johnston Parker papers, 1920-1956. (Oceanside Free Library). WorldCat record id: 25327598 Parker of North Carolina, judge of the U.S. Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals, 1925-1958, served as an alternate judge in the Nuremberg trial of major German war criminals in 1945-1946. From the description o...

Riznik, Joseph Q. (person)

Muir, Robert M. (person)

National Preparatory School Committee. (corporateBody)

Cisco, George Harris, Mrs. (person)

Beamer, John V. (John Valentine), 1896-1964 (person)

General agent in Iowa for New York Life Insurance Company. From the description of Field book, [ca. 1900] (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155470230 ...

Hadi, Auni Bey Abdul. (person)

Goodman, Katherine. (person)

Baldwin, Raymond E. (Raymond Earl), 1893-1986 (person)

Public official. From the description of Reminiscences of Raymond Earl Baldwin : oral history, 1969-72. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309728756 ...

Sachs, Alexander, 1893-1973 (person)

Economist. Sachs served as advisor to several Roosevelt agencies, including the National Recovery Administration and the Petroleum Industry War Council. From the description of Papers, 1874-1973. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155525586 ...

University of California Berkeley General Library (corporateBody)

Bacheler, Muriel. (person)

Buddhist Society of America (corporateBody)

Richmond Times-dispatch. (corporateBody)

American Board Mission (Syria). (corporateBody)

Robbins W. Barstow (person)

Bundy, Mcgeorge (person)

McGeorge Bundy (1919-1996) was born in Boston, Massachusetts. He was the national security advisor to Presidents John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson. He attended school at private institutions, including Dexter, Groton, and Yale University, from which he graduated first in his class with a degree in mathematics. As a junior fellow at Harvard University, Bundy changed his specialization to international relations. After serving in U.S. Army Intelligence during World War II, during which he rose...

Wambaugh, Eugene, 1856-1940 (person)

Wambaugh was a professor at the Harvard Law School from 1892-1925. His career included terms as member of the board of editors for the American Political Science Review (1906-1913), special counsel to the U.S. State Department (1914), delegate to the Pan American Scientific Congress (1915-1916) and Counsel of the Peruvian Government on Tacna-Arica Plebiscite (1925-26). From the description of Letter to James McCauley Landis, 9 May, 1938. (Harvard Law School Library). WorldCat record ...

Fockema Andreae, S.J. (Sybrandus Johannes), 1904-1968 (person)

Pacific Science Center. Foundation (corporateBody)

Osterhoff, P. Th. (person)

Runyan, Mary Edith. (person)

Compton, Arthur Holly, 1892-1962. (corporateBody)

Mayr, Ernst, 1904-2005 (person)

Correspondence to Lewis and Sophia Mumford from Ernst Mayr and his wife, Gretel Mayr. From the description of Letters, 1965-1979 : to Lewis and Sophia Mumford. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 155872482 Ernst Mayr is a zoologist. From the description of Papers, 1946, 1974-1979. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 173465832 From the guide to the Ernst Mayr papers, 1946, 1974-1979, Bulk, 1974-1979, 1946-1979, (American Philosophical Soc...

Meifsner, Marg. (person)

Thierry, Priscilla. (person)

McLean and Karfilis, Ltd. (corporateBody)

Arizona State Teachers College (corporateBody)

Bruton, Margaret Perry. (person)

Yale university. Library (corporateBody)

Eli Whitney was born in Westborough, Massachusetts in 1765. Even as a child he showed an aptitude for mechanical work, repairing violins and taking on other mechanical work as it presented itself. Whitney set up shop making nails and when the demand for nails declined, he changed his business to manufacture hat pins, a commodity with increasing demand. Whitney eventually enrolled at Yale College in May 1789, and graduated three years later. He intended to further his education and become a lawye...

Ball, Carleton R. (Carleton Roy), 1873-1958 (person)

Watson, J. (person)

Bowles, Gilbert, 1869-1960 (person)

The Bowles family was deeply involved with Quaker missionary and relief work during the 20th century. Gilbert Bowles was born on October 16, 1869 to Iowa Quaker farmers, Ephraim and Elizabeth Epperson Bowles, and educated at the Jewell County School for teacher training and Northbranch Friends Academy. He taught at various schools before returning to college and earning his BA and MA from William Penn College, Iowa, and his PhD from the University of Chicago, Illinois. Minnie Macy P...

Pollak, Franklin S. (person)

Losskiĭ, N. O. (Nikolaĭ Onufrievich), 1870-1965 (person)

Losskiĭ was a philosopher. From the description of Nikolai Onufrievich Losskii Manuscript, ca. 1940. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 320409198 ...

Cooper, Viola Irene, 1894-1951 (person)

Forrest, Susan (person)

Peabody, Endicott, 1857-1944 (person)

American educator and theologian. From the description of Autograph letters signed (4) : Rome, etc., to Dr. Baldwin, 1895 Jan. 15-1903 Mar. 21. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270860140 Endicott Peabody co-founded the Groton School for Boys (Groton, Mass.) and served as its headmaster. Rosalind Richards was a daughter of novelist Laura Elizabeth Howe Richards and granddaughter of Julia Ward Howe. From the description of Letters to Rosalind Richards, 1909-1946. (Ha...

Dewar, D. C. L. (person)

Grace, F. J. S. (person)

Archibald, Raymond Clare, 1875-1955 (person)

Franklin T. Hammond (person)

Pasha, Mahommed Safwat. (person)

Briggs, Otis H. Jay. (person)

Gesellschaft Philosophia (corporateBody)

Iraq Legation (Great Britain). (corporateBody)

Barnard, Chester I., 1886-1961 (person)

Business executive and management theorist. Barnard attended Harvard for three years but left in 1909 and went to work for A.T. & T. He rose rapidly in the company, becoming president of the New Jersey Bell Telephone Company in 1927. He left the Bell system in 1948 and served for four years as president of the Rockefeller Foundation. Barnard is most famous for his classic study of the theory of organization The Functions of the Executive, published in 1938. From the description o...

Brown, William Adams, 1865-1943 (person)

William Adams Brown was a Presbyterian minister, an ecumenist, and a Professor of Systematic Theology at Union Theological Seminary in New York City. He also served as Secretary of the General War-time Commission of the Churches during WWI. From the description of William Adams Brown papers, 1865-1938. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 69666310 ...

Crowell, Stewart P. (person)

Mathews, Joseph F. (person)

Reinink, Hendrik Jan. (person)

Day, Wilhelmine. (person)

Perkins, Elliott, 1901- (person)

Suzuki, Shūji, 1932- (person)

Rotary Club of Chicago (corporateBody)

Field, Henry (person)

Heuer, Wilhelm, 1880- (person)

Commentary. (corporateBody)

Ewing Christian College (Allahabad, India) (corporateBody)

Harvard Square Council of Churches. (corporateBody)

Jenkins, Walter J. (person)

Ingersoll, J. W. (person)

Cunningham, Hilda. (person)

Calhoun, Robert Lowry, 1896-1983 (person)

Lameere, Jean. (person)

First Congregational Church (Woodstock, Vt.). (corporateBody)

Bharatha Iyer, K., 1903-1970 (person)

Rahr, Frederic H. (person)

Roberts, Hew (person)

Xavier Herbert was the author of "Capricornia" and "Poor fellow my country". Born in Geraldton, Western Australia, he grew up there and in Fremantle. Later he lived in Melbourne, Sydney, Darwin, then England. He returned to Australia in 1932. "Capricornia" was published in 1938. In 1946 he settled with his wife Sadie at Redlynch, near Cairns, Queensland. "Poor fellow my country" won the Miles Franklin Award in 1975. From the description of Letter concerning Xavier Herbert [manuscript...

Rogers, Walter Stowell, 1877- (person)

Bacon, Ernst, 1898- (person)

Biography Ernst Bacon was born in 1898 in Chicago, but moved to the San Francisco area in the 1920s and soon occupied a prominent role in the musical life of Northern California. Under his directorship, the San Francisco Federal Music Project achieved widespread popular acclaim, as the papers in the collection attest. Many Bay Area citizens and reporters supported Bacon in his conflict with the State and National Directors of the Federal Musi...

Maybank, Burnet R. (Burnet Rhett), 1899-1954 (person)

U.S. Senator, 1941-1954, and governor of S.C., 1939-1941; Democrat; born in Charleston, S.C.; served in U.S. Navy during World War I; mayor of Charleston, S.C., 1931-38; married, in 1923, to Elizabeth de Rossett Myers (d. 1947) and, in 1948, to Mary Randolph Pelzer Cecil; father of Burnet Rhett Maybank (b.1924). From the description of Scrapbook, 1947-1950. (University of South Carolina). WorldCat record id: 64576774 Burnet R. Maybank was elected to the United States Senate ...

Monroe, Kenneth M. (person)

National Committee on Federal Legislation for Birth Control (corporateBody)

Beardslee, Claude Gillette, 1888- (person)

Kobe College and Academy. (corporateBody)

Germany (West). Consulate (Boston, Mass.). (corporateBody)

John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation, 1959 (corporateBody)

Rich, Mark (person)

Massachusetts State Federation of Women's Clubs (Sudbury, Mass.). (corporateBody)

Clark, Walter Eugene, 1881- (person)

Clark graduated from Harvard in 1903 and taught Sanskrit at Harvard. From the description of Papers of Walter E. Clark, 1937-1944 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 76973006 ...

Los Angeles Bar Association (corporateBody)

Vial, L. C. Emile. (person)

Ruth Shackford. (person)

T. & R. Annan & Sons. (corporateBody)

Allen, Edward S. (Edward Switzer), 1887-1985 (person)

C. H. Lee. (person)

Runyon, Grace Louise Hocking. (person)

Second Presbyterian Church (Davenport, Iowa). (corporateBody)

Nawaz-Khan, Shah. (person)

Münsterberg, Hugo, 1863-1916 (person)

Psychologist Hugo Münsterberg studied at Leipzig under Wilhelm Wundt and received further training in medicine at Heidelberg and Freiburg. He met William James at a conference in 1891, and in 1892 James invited him to Harvard University, where Münsterberg lectured and chaired the department of psychology for three years. After a brief period in Germany, he returned to Harvard, which remained his chief institutional affiliation. Münsterberg is best known for his pioneering work in clincal, for...

Dunner, Joseph (person)

American political scientist. From the description of Germans under the hammer and sickle : 1945 to 1953 : typescript, n.d. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122566894 Biographical/Historical Note American political scientist. From the guide to the Joseph Dunner typescript : Germans under the hammer and sickle, 1945-1953, (Hoover Institution Archives) ...

United Nations (corporateBody)

In 1945, four individuals who had worked on the Manhattan project-John L. Balderston, Jr., Dieter M. Gruen, W.J. McLean, and David B. Wehmeyer-formed a committee and wrote a letter to 154 public figures asking for their opinions about the possibility of the creation of a world government. Over the next year, as the various public figures responded to the letter, the responses were correlated into a report that was released in 1947. From the guide to the Balderston, John L., Jr. Colle...

Calkins, J. E. (person)

Woolston, John (person)

Hansen, Oliva. (person)

Congregationalist and Herald of Gospel Liberty. (corporateBody)

Wenner-Gren foundation for anthropological research (corporateBody)

The Origin of Man Symposium was held April 2-4, 1965, at the Center for Continuing Education at the University of Chicago. It was convened by Sol Tax, Professor of Anthropology at the University of Chicago, and sponsored by the Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research. From the description of Records of the Origin of Man Symposium, 1965 April 2-4. (University of Chicago Library). WorldCat record id: 52248347 ...

Episcopal Theological School (Cambridge, Mass.) (corporateBody)

In 1974, the Episcopal Theological School in Cambridge, Mass., combined with the Divinity School of the Protestant Episcopal Church in Philadelphia (PDS) to form the Episcopal Divinity School, located in Cambridge, Mass. From the description of Episcopal Theological School collection of Episcopal bishops of North Carolina letters, circa 1820-1960. (Oceanside Free Library). WorldCat record id: 700276773 From the guide to the Episcopal Theological School Collection of Episcopa...

Prinz, Joachim (person)

McClain, Alice. (person)

Morrill, Ella Swasey. (person)

American Institute for Iranian Art and Archaeology (corporateBody)

Quine, W. V. (Willard Van Orman) (person)

Binner Engraving Co. (corporateBody)

Bisbee, Eleanor. (person)

Professor, American University, Istanbul. From the description of Eleanor Bisbee papers, 1891-1958. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122332930 Biographical Note July 22, 1893 Born, Beverly, New Jersey 1915 AB, Tufts College 1929 PhD in ph...

Foster, Edith (person)

League of Friends of Korea. (corporateBody)

Hazelton, Robert Morton (person)

Hawkins, Merrill Lawrence. (person)

O'Conor, Norreys Jephson, 1885- (person)

Norreys Jephson O'Conor (1885-1958) was an American poet and author. From the description of Papers of Norreys Jephson O'Conor, 1890-1964 (bulk 1940-1958). (Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens). WorldCat record id: 228718380 O'Conor and Brooks were friends at Harvard. From the description of Correspondence to Van Wyck Brooks, 1937-1958. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 182789136 American author. ...

Hook, Marjorie. (person)

Commonwealth Fund. (corporateBody)

The Commonwealth Fund was established in 1918 with an endowment of ten million dollars from Mrs. Stephen V. Harkness (nee Anna M. Richardson).Its charter was broad: "to do something for the welfare of mankind." TheFund's earliest activities were directed towards supporting the American Relief Administration in its post-war program of civilian relief in Austria and Eastern Europe. Edward Harkness, who led the Fund from 1918 to 1940, encouraged the development of programs in child welfare, child g...

Ren, Chao Yuen. (person)

Wilson, George Arthur, 1864-1941 (person)

Wood, Meredith B. (person)

Wolfe, Helen F. (person)


Osborne, Harry V. (person)

Bishop, Jennie A. (person)

Athavlé, B. N. (person)

Tagawa, Daikichiro, 1869-1947 (person)

Usha, Brahmacharini. (person)

Kodachis, Minoru. (person)

Nelson, R.J. (Raymond John), 1917- (person)

Mary C. Wheeler Town and Country School (corporateBody)

Harvard Club of Cleveland. (corporateBody)

An organization of Harvard alumni in the Cleveland area, the Harvard Club of Cleveland was organized in 1888. A charter member of the Associated Harvard Clubs, the Club was admitted to the Central Division of the Associated Harvard Clubs in 1905. From the description of Records of the Harvard Club of Cleveland, 1916-1937. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 424679260 ...

Doubleday, Doran & Company. (corporateBody)

Doubleday, Page & Company was purchased by George H. Doran in 1928 and the name changed to Doubleday, Doran & Company. This correspondence reflects both corporate names. From the description of Correspondence with Theodore and Helen Dreiser, 1899-1950. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 155898372 ...

Hale, Edward, 1858-1918 (person)

India. Bureau of Economic Research. (corporateBody)

Fowler, Murray, 1905- (person)

Intercom. (corporateBody)

Jared S. (person)

Zender-Browne, Tom J. (person)

Rosengrant, Harry W. (person)

Sultzer, Esther. (person)

Bernal, J. D. (John Desmond), 1901- (person)

John Desmond Bernal, 1901-1971. Physicist (crystallography), Professor of physics at Birkbeck College, 1937-1963 and professor of crystallography at Birkbeck from 1963-1968. He published books and pamphlets on the role that science could play in society. He was a founder member of the World Peace Council, holding the presidency from 1958-1965. He was awarded the Lenin Peace Prize, 1958. From the description of Papers, 1950-1966. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 80453315 Crysta...

Weyl, Hermann, 1885-1955 (person)

Woodworth, G. Wallace (person)

Woodworth graduated from Harvard in 1924 and taught music at Harvard. From the description of Papers of George Wallace Woodworth, 193?-1969 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 76973226 ...

Moore, Edwin C. (person)

Hoffman, Isidor B., 1898- (person)

Ryder, Frank Glessner, 1916- (person)

Professor emeritus of German, U.Va. From the description of Acrostic sonnet for W.C. by Way of R.M.R. [manuscript], n.d. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647807965 ...

Lloyd, Joan (person)

Francis, Vida Hunt, 1870-1957 (person)

Robert Kennett. (person)

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Finance (corporateBody)

Blyth & Co. (corporateBody)

Booch, Harold L. (person)

Chambers, R. F. (person)

Smith, Norman Kemp, 1872-1958 (person)

Norman Kemp Smith was born in Dundee, Scotland. In 1906 he was interviewed by Woodrow Wilson, then President of Princeton University, for the Chair of Psychology there. He was appointed, and spent the period from 1906 to 1916 at Princeton, coming to be Chairman of the department of Philosophy and Psychology in 1913; and McCosh Professor of Philosophy in 1914. During this period he wrote his COMMENTARY TO KANT'S CRITIQUE OF PURE REASON (1918). From the description of Philosophy of his...

Dana, Nathalie, b. 1878 (person)

Wu, Jingxiong, 1899-1986 (person)

Science Press (corporateBody)

Baker, John (person)

Epithet: of Add MS 38463 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000677.0x0001ce Epithet: of Egerton MS 3351 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000677.0x0001d2 Epithet: of Newthorpe British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000615.0x00037c Epithet: Privy Councill...

Shotwell, James T., 1874-1965 (person)

Historian. From the description of Reminiscences of James Thompson Shotwell : oral history, 1952. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309734188 From the description of Reminiscences of James Thompson Shotwell : oral history, 1949. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122608356 American historian. From the description of A visit to the Canadian battle fields : typescript, 1919. (Unknown). WorldC...

Harvard Chinese Students' Clubs. (corporateBody)

Faridoonji, Hilla. (person)

Plymouth Church of the Pilgrims, Brooklyn. (corporateBody)

New Orient Society of America (corporateBody)

Quirk, Hilda Hedstrom. (person)

Reynolds, Clarence L. (person)

Smith, Elton (person)

Flagg, Sadie E. (person)

New England Institute of International Relations. (corporateBody)

O'Brien, Celia. (person)

Morgan, E. R. (person)

Gildersleeve, Virginia Crocheron, 1877- (person)

Educator. From the description of Reminiscences of Virginia Crocheron Gildersleeve : oral history, 1956. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122481372 Dean of Barnard College, 1911-1947. From the description of Virginia Crocheron Gildersleeve papers, 1898-1962. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 472459635 Virginia Crocheron Gildersleeve served as Dean of Barnard College from 1911-1947. A grad...

Kokusai Bunka Shinkuokai. (corporateBody)

American committee on Africa (corporateBody)

The American Committee on Africa (ACOA) was formed in 1953 as the successor to Americans for South African Resistance, then a two-year-old group formed to support the campaign of nonviolent protests against apartheid led by the African National Congress. ACOA broadened the original scope to include anticolonial struggles throughout the continent. It worked on many fronts: monitoring racist stereotyping in the media; lobbying the State Department and United Nations to adopt anti-apartheid, anti-c...

Committee for Christian Colleges in China. (corporateBody)

Yen, Chun. (person)

Stratton, F. J. M. (person)

Epithet: Master of Gonville and Caius College Cambridge British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000208.0x0000a2 ...

Burnett, A. A. (person)

Barvour, Nevill (person)

Stace, W. T. (Walter Terenie), 1886- (person)

William H. Allen, Bookseller (corporateBody)

Merrill, Isabel T. (person)

Wilder, Charlotte (person)

Tennant, Frederick Robert, 1866-1957 (person)

Watson, John (person)

Epithet: of Egerton MS 2647 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000979.0x000155 Epithet: of Add MS 32717 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000979.0x00014e Epithet: of Duckmanton British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000700.0x000263 Epithet: FS A, Rector ...

Fisher, Galen Merriam, 1873-1955 (person)

O'Reilly, Blanid. (person)

Manchester Guardian (Manchester, N.H.). (corporateBody)

Spaeth, Edmund Benjamin (person)

Kulik, Buzz (person)

Philosophen-Kongress. 2nd, Mainz, 1948. (corporateBody)

We the People 200, Inc. (corporateBody)

McCarthy, Doris, 1910-2010 (person)

Zeiger, Franklin. (person)

Hoskins, Halford Lancaster, 1891-1967 (person)

John, F. (person)

Seldes, George, 1890-1995 (person)

Sherrill, Barbara H. (person)

Radhakrishnan, S. Sarvepalli 1888-1975 (person)

Cathedral Church of St. Paul (Boston). (corporateBody)

Babcock, Donald C. (person)

Langer, William L. (William Leonard), 1896-1977 (person)

William L. Langer was born in Boston in March 1896. His early education concentrated on foreign languages, but he studied history, in which he ultimately obtained his MA and Ph. D. from Harvard. He joined the faculty there in 1927, obtaining a reputation in the field of diplomatic history. In a leave status from Harvard, he served as Deputy Chief, then Chief, of the Research and Analysis Branch of the Office of Strategic Services (OSS) during World War II, and was appointed an assistant to the S...

Ware, Mary A. Birckhead (person)

Havlas, R. (person)

Fujii, Kōichi, 1942- (person)

Boston Public Library (corporateBody)

Nelligan, Elizabeth G. (person)

Inge, William Ralph, 1860-1954 (person)

Anglican clergyman, author, and resident of Brightwell Manor, Wallingford, Berkshire, England. From the description of Letter, ca. 1911-1934. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 43297773 English divine; dean of St. Pauls. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Wallingford, Berks., to an unidentified recipient, 1951 Mar. 10. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 269540994 William Ralph Inge was born in Yorkshire, England in 186...

Wygal, Winnefred, 1884- (person)

Foster, Fred M. (person)

Cadbury, William Warder, 1877-1959 (person)

Clark, Grenville, 1882-1967 (person)

Lawyer. From the description of Reminiscences of Grenville Clark : oral history, 1962. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 86131473 Clark was born in New York City in 1882. He received his A.B. degree from Harvard University in 1903 and his LL.B. degree from Harvard Law School in 1906. In 1906 he was admitted to the New York Bar, and in 1909 he opened a law practice in New York City with Elihu Root Jr. and Francis W. Bird. During 1...

American Christian Palestine committee (corporateBody)

United States., Department of Health, Education and Welfare (corporateBody)

In March 1972 President Richard Nixon called for an "intensive study" and requested a plan for developing a "safe, fast, and efficient nationwide blood collection and distribution system." Nixon's request was the result of several independent events and initiatives throughout the late 1960s that focused on the U.S. lack of an efficient system for maintaining a sufficiently ample, risk-free national blood supply. The primary aim of the policy was to eliminate the nation's dependence on an oft-con...

Gifford, Walter J. (person)

Nelson, Jack, 1880-1965 (person)

Taylor, Andrew S. (person)

Boye Needle Co. (corporateBody)

Barrow, Wade, Guthrie & Co. (corporateBody)

Boston Chronicle. (corporateBody)

Rowley, Mary. (person)

Frias, Jesus Olvera. (person)

Bibliothèque nationale (France) (corporateBody)

Moore, Douglas (person)

Newhall, Jannette E. (person)

Shaw, Bernard, 1856-1950 (person)

British playwright; literary, art and music critic; lecturer and essayist; and socialist. One of the founders of the Fabian Society, precursor of England's Socialist Party. From the description of Richard S. Weiner Collection of George Bernard Shaw, 1886-1950. (Colgate University). WorldCat record id: 31366657 Playwright and critic; founding member of Fabian Society, 1884. From the description of Bernard Shaw papers, 1878-1964. (Oceanside Free Library). WorldCat ...

Mary Boyle O'Reilly (person)

Action Committee on American Arab Relations (corporateBody)

Van Vechten, Gertrude M. (person)

Hulbert, Henry Woodward, 1858- (person)

Wernaer, Robert M. (Robert Maximilian), 1865- (person)

Wernaer taught German at Harvard. From the description of Papers of Robert Wernaer, 1912?-1949 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 76973210 Robert Maximilian Wernaer (1865-1951) was born in Jena, Germany in 1865, the son of Anton Ottomar and Alvine Peisker Ottomar. He was educated at preparatory schools and gymnasia in Germany and came to the United States in 1884. He received an LL.B. in 1887 from the Albany Law School and in 1889 he was admitted to the b...

Viereck, Peter, 1916-2006 (person)

Peter Viereck (1916-2006) was an American Pulitzer Prize-winning poet, and a professor of history at Mount Holyoke College. From the guide to the Peter Viereck Manuscripts, 1963-1965, (Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries) Peter Viereck is an accomplished American poet, historian, and scholar. His verse features a unique gift for rhyme, lyricism, and an almost metaphysical infatuation with ideas. His combination of traditional forms with intelle...

Stebbins. E. A., Mrs. (person)

Humanities Press. (corporateBody)

Köster, Wanda. (person)

Cammack, Howard H. (person)

Harvard University. Treasurer (corporateBody)

Treasurers of Harvard include: H.L. Shattuck (1929-1938); W.H. Claflin (1938-48); P.C. Cabot (1948-65); G.F. Bennett (1965-73); G. Putnam (1973-84); and R. MacDougall (1984- ). From the description of Records relating to Harvard-Yenching Institute, 1928-1971 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 76975989 Treasurers of Harvard include: Herbert Pelham (1643-1647); Thomas Danforth (1650-1668); John Richards (1669-1682); Samuel Nowell (1683-1686); John Richards ...

Curtius, Ernst Robert, 1886-1956 (person)

Hazelton, Roger, 1909- (person)

Oliver, J. W. (person)

Epithet: chaplain Canadian Army British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000976.0x00026e Epithet: of Mariut Egypt British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000496.0x00013b ...

Schlesinger, Arthur (person)

Emergency Civil Liberties Committee (corporateBody)

Lincoln, Allen Bennett, 1858- (person)

Vivekananda Laboratory. (corporateBody)

Doughty, William Howard (person)

Lee, E. H., 1916- (person)

Anthony, David F. (person)

Goldman, Eric Frederick, 1915-1989 (person)

Historian, educator, and author. From the description of Eric Frederick Goldman papers, 1886-1988 (bulk 1940-1970). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70983369 Goldman was born June 17, 1915 in Washington, DC; MA (1935), Ph. D (1938), Johns Hopkins Univ.; instructor in history, Johns Hopkins Univ. (1938-41); writer, Time magazine (1941-43); assistant prof. (1943-47), associate prof. (1947-55), and prof. of history (1955-62), Princeton Univ.; special consultant to President Johns...

Smith, Louise Pettibone, 1887- (person)

Fogg, Robert Stevens, 1897- (person)

Minassian, Pipé A. T. (person)

Lawrence, Alice A. (person)

Stratton, A. L. (person)

Lockwood, William W. (William Wirt), 1906-1978 (person)

Lockwood, who served as assistant chief of the Division of Japanese and Korean Economic Affairs in the U.S. State Department (1945), was considered a leading authority in the field of Far Eastern affairs. In 1946 he came to Princeton University's Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs as assistant director; he served as a faculty member there until 1971. Lockwood was a frequent contributor to scholarly journals and the author of numerous studies and reports on economic and pol...

Young Women's Christian Association of the U.S.A. (corporateBody)

Records of the YWCA's programs and activities among blacks began in 1907. From the description of Records, 1920. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 232007201 The YWCA of the Mid-Peninsula opened in 1948 as a recreation center for business women. It expanded to provide recreational and social services for women that met the organization's mission of "empowering women and eliminating racism." The organization was based in Palo Alto until its closing in 2003. ...

Gilroy. (person)

Harvard Theatre Collection (corporateBody)

Smith, John Edwin (person)

University of California, Riverside. (corporateBody)

Evenhuis, J. R. (person)

Butler University. School of Religion. (corporateBody)

St. George, Katherine. (person)

Brumbaugh, Thoburn T. (Thoburn Taylor), 1896- (person)

Reiser, Oliver Leslie, 1895-1974 (person)

Gemmell, William (person)

D.C. Percival & Co. (corporateBody)

Brown, Helen Hillyer (person)

Saturday Morning Club (Hartford, Conn.) (corporateBody)

Rayne, Joan. (person)

Murphy, DuBose. (person)

Cailliet, Émile, 1894-1981 (person)

Gladney, Frank Y. (Frank Young), b. 1877 (person)

Harvard Educational Review. (corporateBody)

Demos, Jean (person)

Rice, Edwin Wilbur, 1862- (person)

Lanman, Charles Rockwell, 1850-1941 (person)

Epithet: orientalist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001298.0x00009b Lanman taught Sanskrit at Harvard. From the description of Lecture before Greek D, January 23, 1893. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 77073834 From the description of Papers of Charles Rockwell Lanman, 1863-1938 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 236232213 From the description of Paper...

W., J. (person)

Richter, Julius, 1862-1940 (person)

Wild, Payson Sibley, 1869- (person)

Finegan, Jack, 1908-2000 (person)

Peter Allan. (person)

Wells, Harry K. (Harry Kohlsaat) (person)

Bobbs-Merrill Company (corporateBody)

Publishing company located in Indianapolis, IN. Founded by Samuel Merrill, Sr. in 1850, initially as a bookstore that expanded into a publishing house under his son, Samuel Merrill, Jr., and subsequent partners following the Civil War. The name went through several permutations Merrill, Meigs, and Company; the Bowen-Merrill Company; and finally Bobbs-Merrill, named in part after director William Conrad Bobbs, in 1903. Bobbs-Merrill published works of many significant authors, including James Whi...

Churchill, George B. (person)

Harvard University. Publication Office. (corporateBody)

Lewis, Samuel L., 1896-1971 (person)

Major Samuel P. Mitchell was Chief Quartermaster to Lieutenant General Longstreet in 1863. From the description of Receipt for troop pay: to Samuel P. Mitchell, Chief Quartermaster, 2nd Division, 1st Corps, Confederate States Army, Centreville, 1861 October 27. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122553266 ...

University of California, Los Angeles. Education Extension (corporateBody)

Mitchell, Joyce (person)

Illuminating Engineering Society. (corporateBody)

Guardian. (corporateBody)

Ballard, Kenneth C. (person)

Cannon, James, 1892- (person)

MacNair, Luther K. (person)

Fox, George F., -1946 (person)

Epithet: of Durham British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000209.0x000274 ...

Grey, Mildred Francis. (person)

Bousios, Basil Nicholas Hellenagoras. (person)

Moody, Louise. (person)

Glass, Meta, 1880-1967 (person)

Kennett, Mary. (person)

Palmer, Mary Towle. (person)

Sabine, George Holland, 1880-1961 (person)

Professor of Philosophy, dean of the Graduate School, and vice president of Cornell University. From the description of George H. Sabine papers, [ca. 1886-1960]. (Cornell University Library). WorldCat record id: 63936036 From the guide to the George H. Sabine papers, [, ], ca. 1886-1960, (Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.) ...

Farwell, Cal. (person)

Howard University (corporateBody)

Carr, Ray M. (person)

Boyd, Mary K., 1960- (person)

Mumford, Lewis, 1895-1990 (person)

American writer. From the description of Correspondence with Alfred S. Dashiell, 1931-1940. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 51846130 Carl Zigrosser and Lewis Mumford were life-long friends with shared interests in the arts, society and politics. From the description of Correspondence with Carl Zigrosser, 1925-1971, n.d. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 155902319 Sir Patrick Geddes was a Scottish biologist, sociologi...

Stern, Julius David, 1886-1971 (person)

Publisher. From the description of Reminiscences of Julius David Stern : oral history, 1954. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309725055 ...

Hicks, Granville, 1901-.... (person)

Bierwirth, Heinrich Conrad. (person)

Todd, Mabel Loomis, 1856-1932 (person)

Mabel Loomis Todd was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts on November 10, 1856. She married David Peck Todd in 1879, and they moved to Amherst, Massachusetts where her husband taught astronomy at Amherst College. Mabel Loomis Todd soon became intimately involved with William Austin Dickinson, brother of Emily Dickinson. Mrs. Todd later edited the first published poems of Emily Dickinson. She also travelled on scientific expeditions with her husband, lectured professionally, and wrote several articl...

Kwee, S. L. (Swan Liat) (person)

American Peace Society. (corporateBody)

Formed in 1828 in New York City; headquarters later moved to Hartford, Boston, and Washington, D.C. From the description of Certification, 1871 Jan. 28. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70963148 The American Peace Society was the first nationally based secular peace organization in the United States. It was formed in 1828 from the merging of several state and local peace societies of New York, Maine, New Hampshire, and Massachusetts; the oldest, the New York Peace Society, dat...

McNutt, Thomas. (person)

Maynard, Joseph Edward (person)

Mt. Vernon Church (Boston, Mass.). . (corporateBody)

Rockefeller, David, 1915-.... (person)

Honorary Chairman, Council on Foreign Relations. From the description of Oral history interviewee with David Rockefeller, 2007. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 660148869 ...

Smithsonian Institution (corporateBody)

The Smithsonian Institution was established on August 10, 1846, is a group of museums and research centers administered by the United States government. The institution is named after its founding donor, British scientist James Smithson. Originally organized as the United States National Museum.James Smithson (1765-1829), a British scientist, left his estate to the United States to found “at Washington, under the name of the Smithsonian Institution, an establishment for the increase and diffusio...

Morgenthau, Henry, 1856-1946 (person)

Henry Morgenthau (b. April 26, 1856, Mannheim, German Confederation–d. November 25, 1946, New York City, NY) was born to wealthy parents in Mannheim German where his father had successful cigar factory in German. The family emigrated to the US in 1866. Morgenthau attended City College of New York and Columbia Law School. In the 1910s he became invovled in the Democratic party and donated handsomely to Woodrow Wilson's election campaign in 1912. He was appointed ambassador to Ottoman Empire (1913...

American Committee on Religious Rights and Minorities (corporateBody)

Jones, Ellis O. (person)

Juridisch Indisch Dispuut. (corporateBody)

Dallin, David J., 1889-1962 (person)

David J. Dallin (1889-1962) was a writer and lecturer on Soviet affairs. Born in Russia, he fled to Germany after being imprisoned for anti-tsarist activity. He returned to Russia following the February Revolution of 1917 but left the country again in 1922. Expelled from Germany and then Poland, he finally went to the United States at the outbreak of World War II. For nearly twenty years he was a contributing editor and columnist for the anti-communist paper The New Leader. His writings included...

Burns, Hobert W. (person)

Biographical/Historical Note American educator; president ad interim, Sonoma State University, 1983-1984. From the guide to the Hobert W. Burns papers, 1952-1991, (Hoover Institution Archives) ...

United Board for Christian Higher Education in Asia (corporateBody)

Detailed information about the work of the United Board for Christian Higher Education during the period represented by these archives is contained in Paul Lauby's book Sailing on Winds of Change: Two Decades in the Life of the United Board for Christian Higher Education in Asia, 1969-1990 . From the guide to the Archives of the United Board for Christian Higher Education in Asia - Addendum #2, 1938-1988, (Yale University Divinity School Library) From the guide to the Archiv...

Stevenson, Reba. (person)

Bisbee, Dorothy Winsor, 1896- (person)

Founder and director of Citizens for the Boston Public Schools. From the description of Papers, 1957-1976 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 232006847 ...

Romero, Francisco, 1891-1962 (person)

Kasson, Charles Le Baron. (person)

Howe, Will David, 1873-1946 (person)

Will David Howe (1873-1946), an editor at the Charles Scribner's Sons publishing house in New York City, New York, was involved in the publication of the Vailima Edition of the Works of Robert Louis Stevenson in 1921. From the description of Robert Louis Stevenson collection circa 1890-1923. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 232671024 Professor of English at Indiana University and later editor at Charles Scribner's Sons. From the description of Letters, 1938-1943. (...

Idenburg. (person)

Asia and the Americas. (corporateBody)

Parcells, Charles A. (person)

International Who's Who. (corporateBody)

Huyler, Coulter D. (person)

Kaheki, Mitsuaki (person)

Gillespie, Maisie. (person)

Rotarian. (corporateBody)

Nation Arabe. (corporateBody)

Gilman, Carolyn (person)

Kern, Paul J. (person)

Blakeslee, Albert Francis, 1874-1954 (person)

Albert Francis Blakeslee was a geneticist and botanist and was director of Smith College Genetics Experiment Station (1943-1954). From the description of Papers, 1904-1954. (American Philosophical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 154298036 American botanist educated at Wesleyan (A.B. 1896) and Harvard University (Ph.D. 1900). Instructor in Botany at Harvard 1906-1907; Professor of Botany at Connecticut Agricultural College, 1907-1914, Professor of Botany and Genetics, 1...

Hagedorn, Hermann, 1882-1964 (person)

Hermann Hagedorn was born in New York City in 1882 and educated at Harvard University, the University of Berlin, and Columbia University. From 1909 to 1911 he was an instructor in English at Harvard. Hagedorn was a friend and biographer of Theodore Roosevelt and served as Secretary and Director of the Theodore Roosevelt Association from 1919 to 1957. Hagedorn died in Santa Barbara, California in 1964. From the guide to the Hermann Hagedorn papers, 1898-1970, (Beinecke Rare Book and M...

Fortune. (corporateBody)

Williams, Horace? (person)

Bagley, Charles Rutherford. (person)

Sleeper, R.W., 1925- (person)