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Ansel Adams Collection

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Identifier: Ansel Adams Collection
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...
Dates: 1930 - 1965

Edward Albee Collection

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Identifier: Edward Albee Collection
Scope and Contents The collection primarily comprises advertisements, newspaper clippings, catalogs, plays, television and theater scripts, anthologies, and other ephemera primarily playbills and programs. The advertisements, clippings, and ephemera primarily come from plays performed in the Northeast and New York City during the 1960s-1970s. The collection includes the play The Sandbox in an undated typescript copy, signed and dated 1983 by Albee. Also present in the collection is a television typescript of an...
Dates: 1959 - 1993

Saul David Alinsky Collection

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Identifier: Saul David Alinsky Collection
Overview Saul David Alinsky; a well-known sociologist, community organizer, and writer, who penned the highly influential text Rules for Radicals (1971), was born in Chicago in 1909 to Russian Orthodox parents. He obtained a PhD from the University of Chicago in 1930 where he focused his studies on juveniles in the inner cities and improving conditions for the inner city poor. Alinsky became highly influential among the counterculture protesters in the 1960s. He died in 1972. This collection contains...
Dates: 1930 - 1972

Morse S. Allen papers

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Identifier: Morse S. Allen papers
Scope and Contents Labeled predominately “Class Schedules,” this collection of material is just that—the listing of classes, enrollment, credit hours, instructor, and the classroom in which the class was taught. The range of the documents is slightly more than 30 years, 1923-1959. In many cases, the lists for both the “Trinity” (Spring) term and the “Christmas” (Fall) term are present, and in later instances, so is a “Summer School;” list, giving a complete picture of an academic year at Trinity College. Also...
Dates: 1920 - 1959

Nathan H. Allen papers

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Identifier: Nathan H. Allen papers
Overview Nathan H. Allen (1848-1925); a prominent organist and composer who composed The Apotheosis of St. Dorothy (1891), as well as over twenty-six 4-part songs, sacred pieces, quartettes, and anthems, as well as sixteen pieces for the organ. The bulk of the collection comprises correspondence, manuscripts, including musical pieces, photographic and print material, and notes on Sarah Bartley (1783-1850) for a short publication of the British stage actress.
Dates: 1867 - 1925

American Indian Collection

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Identifier: American Indian Collection
Overview This collection of 18th and 19th century indigenous North American liturgical and linguistic studies was acquired and compiled by James Hammond Trumbull (1821-1897); a noted philologist and statesman. The collection contains the original manuscript of French Jesuit missionary Jacques Gravier (1651-1708), entitled Dictionary of the Algonquin Illinois Language (ca. 1700). It also contains prayer books, liturgies, hymns, and vocabularies spanning the 18th and 19th century in Abenaki, Menominee,...
Dates: 1700 - 1998

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

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Identifier: American Notables Collection-19th and 20th Century U.S. Writers
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...
Dates: 1831 - 1992

Victor Aronow Draft Resistance Collection

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Identifier: Victor Aronow Draft Resistance Collection
Scope and Contents This collection contains 3 boxes of Aronow's papers related to his activism in the Newton Draft Counseling Center (NDCC- Newton, Mass.), Students for a Democratic Society, and the Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors. He attended his undergraduate and graduate degrees at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst (1961-1968), and Boston College for law shortly thereafter. The bulk of the materials in this collection relate to the anti-draft and anti-war movements during the Vietnam War,...
Dates: 1962 - 1999

Victor Aronow Papers Relating to Activism

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Identifier: Victor Aronow Papers Relating to Activism
Scope and Contents All documents are in the order received, presumed to be Mr. Aronow’s order. Folder headings were retained from the folders that originally housed the material.3 Boxes, 63 FoldersBox 1 (Folders 1-24): Mostly Anti-draft, Women;s Lib, Resit, and "Leftist: concerns and some underground newspapers; most material dated c. late 1960's.Box 2 (Folders 25-55): Mostly Anti-draft, Anti-war; most material c. late 1960's.Box 3: (Folders 56-63): Assorted...
Dates: 1960 - 1979

Automobile Travel Collection

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Identifier: Automobile Travel Collection
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...
Dates: 1922 - 1940

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