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Alice Brady Beckmann’s Collection of Civil War Poetry and Songs

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Identifier: MSS08-2018
Scope and Contents Alice Brady Beckmann’s Collection consists primarily of poems and songs of the period surrounding the American Civil War, mostly between the 1840 and 1890. The material was transcribed by Ms. Beckmann from period magazines, newspapers and other public sources as well as from scrapbooks, account books and other personal sources. Although the authors are often noted, much of the material is unattributed. Ms. Beckmann’s collection also reflects her keen interest in the origin of the patriotic...

American Notables Collection: 19th and 20th Century U.S. Writers

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Identifier: MS-Retro-010
Scope and Contents This collection primarily consists of correspondence with some miscellaneous papers and documents of prominent writers, theatrical, and public figures. The earliest correspondence includes a cover letter by Elihu Burritt, a journalist and writer, submitted to the New York Ledger in 1862 related to an article written by him on time spent with Alexander von Humboldt (1769-1859). It also includes a play written by John Baldwin Buckstone (1802-1879) in 1851 titled “Good for Nothing: a comedy in one...

Ansel Adams Collection

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Identifier: MS-Retro-005
Scope and Contents This collection contains approximately half-a-dozen photographs by Ansel Adams spanning the 1920s to the 1960s. The photographs primarily depict national parks in the American West such as Glacier National Park, Yosemite National Park, and the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco, California. Some of them are silver prints, and black-and-white images of landscapes such as changing seasons and rivers and mountain ranges. Some also contain inscriptions in pencil, and the collection also contains a...

Augustus Perry Brigham Collection of Diaries

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Identifier: MS-RET2017
Scope and Contents 41 volume collection of diaries, trapping records and travel logs handwritten by Augustus Perry Brigham (b. 3/1861- d. 8/1944) between 1879 and 1944. Originally from Massachusetts, Brigham emigrated to Colorado Springs where he spent his adult life, married, raised a family and is buried. Each volume is a meticulously detailed regarding his daily activities, but is curiously devoid of any information about the major events of the day and what was going on in the world around him. He was...

Automobile Travel Collection

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Identifier: MS-Retro-012
Scope and Contents This composite collection contains four scrapbooks and one photographic album. The scrapbooks contain various ephemera such as travel books, and pamphlets, as well as photographs, postcards, newspaper clippings, and typed manuscripts. They include material depicting landscapes in the United States such as cities, gas stations, factories, outdoor festivals and special events, as well as general travel brochures and information on travel in the Northeast and California, as well as portions of the...

British Notables Collection

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Identifier: MS-Retro-019
Scope and Contents This collection contains correspondence, holographs, and reviews of publications by a wide variety of prominent British writers, and authors. Some notable correspondence belong to William Makepeace Thackeray (1811-1863); a prominent 19th century writer, as well as several prominent women including Charlotte Mary Yonge (1823-1901); a novelist who participated in the Oxford Movement in England. Subjects of letters range from discussion of book prices, to family issues and ongoings to lectures on...

Charles Dudley Warner Papers

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Identifier: MS-Retro-082
Scope and Contents This collection contains a multitude of correspondence, as well as manuscript writings; book-length works, articles, addresses, notes, poetry and proofs, twenty travel diaries and notebooks; miscellaneous personal papers, including business and personal documents, scrapbooks; photographs, and ephemera. Correspondents in letters include well-known figures from the 19th century such as Henry Mills Alden, Samuel Bowles III, Anna E. Dickinson, Annie Fields, James T. Fields, Hamlin Garland, Richard...

Cheryl Greenberg's Collection of Newspapers related to September 11th and Barack Obama's Election

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: mss10-1018
Scope and Contents This collection was created by history professor, Cheryl Greenberg. The collection consists of 36 newspapers about September 11th and Barack Obama's election.

Clark Family Collection

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Identifier: MS-Retro-023
Scope and Contents The collection spans the mid-19th century from 1820-1876 consisting primarily of correspondence, business records, a journal of S. M. Clark (1811-1890) from a journey to Europe in 1855, personal papers, and manuscript poems of George Hunt Clark (1809-1881). The correspondence and business records primarily relate to mining. Some personal papers come from South America where the Clarks and Silliman had contacts. Manuscript poems included in the collection by George Hunt Clark include “The News”...

Collection of Clippings and Magazines about McCarthyism

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS09-2018
Scope and Contents This is a collection of newspaper clippings, magazine articles, and entire magazines about McCarthyism. Consists of one box with ten folders

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Connecticut--History--1775-1865 2
Japanese Americans--Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945 2
Naval history 2
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Trinity College (Hartford, Conn.)--Curricula. 2
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Alexandra, Empress, consort of Nicholas II, Emperor of Russia, 1872-1918. 1
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Belgium 1
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Educational change 1
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Frontier and pioneer life 1
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Hungary--History--Uprising of 1848-1849 1
Indians of North America 1
Industrial Revolution--United States 1
Intellectuals in literature 1
International education 1
Italy--History--19th century 1
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Poets 1
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Romanov, House of. 1
Russia--History--1801-1917 1
School children 1
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Socialism--Spain--History--20th century 1
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Theater--United States--History--20th century 1
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Trinity College (Hartford, Conn.)--Faculty. 1
United States-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865 1
United States--History--20th century 1
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Draft resisters. 1
West (U.S.) 1
Women performance artists--United States 1
Women poets 1
World War, 1939-1945--Personal narratives, American. 1
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Trumbull, J. Hammond (James Hammond) 2
Abbott Laboratories 1
Adams, Ansel, 1902-1984 1
Albee, Edward, 1928-2016 1
Allen, Nathan H. (Nathan Hale) 1
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Alsop, John deKoven 1
Aronow, Victor 1
Audubon, John James, 1785-1851 1
Babbidge, Homer D. 1
Barnard, Henry, 1811-1900 1
Bartley, Sarah, 1783-1850 1
Barton, Dana W. 1
Bartram, John 1
Bascom, Doris 1
Beckwith, Charles 1
Betty Preston 1
Bing, Ilse 1
Blake, William, 1757-1827 1
Bolton, Henry Carrington, 1843-1903 1
Brainard, Homer Worthington, 1864-1947 1
Briggs, Henry S. (Henry Shaw), 1824-1887 1
Brinley, Gordon 1
Bulkeley, Gershom, 1636-1713 1
Burkin, John F. 1
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 1
Burton M. Van Wormer 1
Chapman, Frank M. (Frank Michler), 1864-1945 1
Chemistry 1
Cheney, Frank Woodbridge, 1832-1909 1
Cheney, Howell, 1879-1957 1
Clark, Charles Heber, 1841-1915 1
Clark, Charles Hopkins, 1848-1926 1
Clark, Ezra Jr. 1
Clark, Geo. H. (George Hunt), 1809-1881 1
Clark, S. M. (Spencer M.) 1
Clemens, Samuel Langhorne, 1835-1910 1
Cleveland, Grover, 1837-1908 1
Cobb, Dr. Sanford, 1926-2005 1
Cole, Thomas, 1801-1848 1
Colwell, Larry 1
Cummings, Elbridge 1
Cummings, Joseph, 1784-1860 1
Dodge, Waldo F. 1
Eddy, Roger 1
Ehresman, Elsa 1
Enders, Ostrom 1
Frederick M. Van Wormer 1
Freed, Leonard 1
Frost, Robert, 1874-1963 1
G. D. Searle & Company 1
Gage, Gladys L. 1
Gallaudet, Thomas, 1822-1902 1
Goodwin, Francis, 1895-1976 1
Goodwin, Genevieve Harlow 1
Gordon, Alden R. 1
Graff, George E. 1
Grant, Ellsworth S. 1
Great Britain. Royal Navy 1
Hancock, David P. 1
Harris, Nicholas 1
Hartford (Conn.). Planning Department 1
Harvard-Curricula 1
Harvey Bruce 1
Hewes, Philip 1
Heyman, Ken 1
Horenstein, Henry 1
Hudson, William Leverreth, 1794-1862 1
Job, Herbert Keightley, 1864-1933 1
Kirkup, Seymour Stocker, 1788-1880 1
Larsen, Christopher 1
Lewis, W. S. (Wilmarth Sheldon), 1895-1979 1
Loomis, James Lee 1
Lowe, Jacques 1
Lyon, Danny 1
Madison, James Ripley 1
Marion Laboratories 1
Mason, George William, b. 1859 1
Massachusetts Institute of Technology-Curricula 1
Maxim, Hiram Hamilton 1
McLaughlin, Timothy 1
Miller, Elliott C., 1934- 1
Monday Evening Club (Hartford, Conn.) 1
Moorhouse, Helen Isabel, b. 1876 1
Morse S. Allen 1
Nicholas, Frederick S., 1934- 1
Ogden, Hugh, 1937- 1
Oliver Preston 1
Parsons, John Caldwell, 1900-1993 1
Pennock, Charles J. 1
Pennwalt Corporation 1
Peter A. Hallenbeck 1
Peter Peterson 1
Phinney, Arthur O., 1926- 1
Pinnell, Patrick, 1949- 1
Porter, Fitz-John, 1822-1901 1
Preston Family 1
Richards, Laura Elizabeth Howe, 1850-1943 1
Robinson, Lucius Franklin, 1895-1987 1
Schaldach, William Joseph, 1896-1982 1
Scott, Anne, 1903-1933 1
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