James family additional papers, 1859-1986 (inclusive), 1859-1922 (bulk).

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James family additional papers, 1859-1986 (inclusive), 1859-1922 (bulk).

James family additional papers, 1859-1986 (inclusive), 1859-1922 (bulk).

Family letters, mostly from Alice Howe Gibbens James to her sons Henryand William; also letters by and about philosopher William James and novelist HenryJames, an 1859 diary by Daniel Lewis Gibbens, and other related papers.

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Stephen, Leslie, 1832-1904

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Portrait painter. The younger son of psychologist William James (1842-1910), brother of painter William James (1882-1961), and nephew of novelist Henry James, Alexander James was actually christened Francis Temple Tweedy James in 1890. In 1925 he had his name officially changed to Alexander Robertson James. Later in life he dropped the Robertson and became Alexander James. He studied with Abbott Handerson Thayer and was a close friend of John Singer Sargent and Rockwell Kent. From th...

Margaret Merrill Gibbens Gregor

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Flournoy, Alice.

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Ward, Nelson.

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Lowell, A. Lawrence (Abbott Lawrence), 1856-1943

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Pinker, James B.

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William James, 1882-1961

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Warsaw Medical Society.

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Lubbock, Percy, 1879-

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English man of letters. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Assouan, Egypt, to Joseph B. Ames, 1925 Feb. 11. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 647377723 English critic and essayist. From the description of Autograph letters signed (6) : Cambridge, to Logan Pearsall Smith, 1920 May 18.-1943 Aug. 11. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270591812 ...

Margaret Torrey Webb Merrill.

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Francis Temple Tweedy James

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James, Michael

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Percy Lubbock

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Putnam, James Jackson, 1846-1918

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James, Henry, 1811-1882

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Mr. Smith

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Carnegie foundation for the advancement of teaching

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The central figure in this collection is Alice Howe Gibbens James (1849-1922), wife of the philosopher William James (1842-1910). From the guide to the James family additional papers, 1859-1986 (inclusive), 1859-1922 (bulk)., (Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University) ...

James, Alice Howe Gibbens

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Lowell, A. Lawrence (Abbott Lawrence), 1856-1943

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Pearson C. Cummin

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Harvard Medical School.

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James, Alexander R. (Alexander Robertson), 1890-1946

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Portrait painter. The younger son of psychologist William James (1842-1910), brother of painter William James (1882-1961), and nephew of novelist Henry James, Alexander James was actually christened Francis Temple Tweedy James in 1890. In 1925 he had his name officially changed to Alexander Robertson James. Later in life he dropped the Robertson and became Alexander James. He studied with Abbott Handerson Thayer and was a close friend of John Singer Sargent and Rockwell Kent. From th...

James, William, 1882-1961

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William James, Jr. (1882-1961), son of famous psychologist William James, was an American painter who worked as a painting critic for the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston and as its director from 1930-1937. While at the Museum School, James met Mrs. Kathryn A. Hodgman of Kalamazoo, Michigan through Edward W. Forbes. James and Hodgman studied together at his summer home in Chocorua, New Hampshire during the summer of 1934. From the guide to the Papers, 1930-1937, (Harvard Art...

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Harvard University

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The Committee on the Choice of Electives recommended in 1910 that in order to guarantee students' reading knowledge of French or German, every student must pass a special oral examination in either one of the two languages before admission to the junior class. The rule was revised in 1920. From the description of Oral examination papers in French and German, 1912-1913. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 228513467 During World War II, Harvard University trained militar...

Henry James, 1843-1916

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Joy, Nancy

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Porter, Margaret Mary James, 1887-1950,

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James, William, 1913-1995

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