Manuscript Acquisitions, 2005-2006
348 linear ft; 49 collections and items
Items are listed in order of acquisition. Some unprocessed materials may not be available; consult Reading Room staff. Items can be requested by their accession number (beginning *2005M-) or, if cataloged, call number.
*2005M-1 (b) Lowell family. Albums, scrapbooks, and cabinet photographs, ca. 1860-1885. 1 box (7 v. + loose photos). Purchase, Amy Lowell fund.
*2005M-2 Sweezy, Paul Marlor, 1910- Papers, ca. 1900-2004. 22 boxes (1 pf shelved at Houghton) Gift, Mrs. Zirel Sweezy.
*2005M-4 (b) Smith, Logan Pearsall, 1865-1946. Papers, including photographs, 1871-1946. 4 boxes + 1 folder. Purchase, Amy Lowell fund.
*2005M-5 Houghton, Mifflin and Company. Printed copy of Full circle, the memoirs of Anthony Eden, marked for production by Charles Rheault and others at Houghton Mifflin. 1 v. Gift, Charles A. Rheault.
*2005M-6 (b) Inman, Arthur Crew, 1895- Microfilm and suitcase. 1 suitcase + 1 box. Gift, HarvardUniversity Press.
*2005M-7 Circolo italiano di Boston. Secretary's book, 1943-1947. Transferred from Widener (vol. 2-3 on 25 July 2005, vol. 1 and loose material December 2007). MS Ital 181.
*2005M-8 (b) Starr, Cecile, collector. Material relating to Amy Clampitt, Robert Lowell, Carrie Starr, and others, 1947-1984. 1 box. Purchase, Amy Lowell fund.
*2005M-10 Parks, Suzan-Lori. Suzan-Lori Parks papers, ca. 1967-2003. 21 boxes + 1 pf box
Gift, W.E.B. Du Bois Institute, HarvardUniversity.
*2005M-11 New Directions Publishing Corp. Additional records, ca. 1950-2005. Gift, New Directions Publishing Corp.
*2005M-13 Hoagland, Edward. Additional papers, ca. 1993-2005. 2 boxes. Deposit, Edward Hoagland.
*2005M-15 American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Miscellaneous papers and objects. ca. 1 box. Gift, Virginia Stowe.
*2005M-16 Muirhead, James F. (James Fullarton), 1853-1934. Notes made in America relating to O.W. Holmes, 1888-1892. 1 folder. Purchase, Cowett fund.
*2005M-18 New Republic. Additional records, ca. 1976-2004. 7 boxes. Gift, Martin Peretz.
*2005M-20 Wood, Grant, 1891-1942. Letters from Grant Wood and Nan Wood Graham to W.S. Hall, 1931-1933, with a tariff declaration by Diego Rivera, 1941.1 folder. Gift, Michael Whelan for the Baker Street Irregulars papers.
*2005M-21 Hebrew manuscripts. Unidentified texts probably in Hebrew, undated.
1 volume. Not previously accessioned. Call number: MS Hebrew 117.
*2005M-22 Updike, John. Papers, ca. 1997-2005. 2 boxes + 1 pf folder. Deposit, John Updike.
*2005M-23 Roosevelt, Archibald, 1918- Letters received, 1950-1977. 1 folder. Gift, Mrs. Archibald B. Roosevelt, Jr. for the Theodore Roosevelt Collection.
*2005M-24 Chapman, John Jay, 1862-1933. Letters to his son, Conrad Chapman, 1914.
2 items. Gift, Geoffrey W. Chapman. Call number: MS Am 1854.7
*2005M-25 Vidal, Gore, 1925- Additional papers, ca. 1979-2006. 7 boxes. Gift, Gore Vidal.
*2005M-26 (b) Kolisch, Rudolf, 1896- Additional papers, ca. 1926-1955. 1 Hollinger box. Gift, anonymous. Call number: b MS Mus 259
*2005M-32 Lowell, Amy, 1874-1925. Amy Lowell material. 9 boxes. Not previously accessioned.
*2005M-33 (f) Viardot-García, Pauline, 1821-1910. 2 musical manuscripts, 3 letters, 1 note, and 1 printed concert announcement, 1845-1868. 1 folder. Purchase, Amy Lowell fund.
*2005M-34 (b) Carleton, Alford, 1903-1983. Papers, circa 1930-1935. 1 box. Purchase, Harmand B. Teplow Class of 1920 fund.
*2005M-35 Grolier Poetry Book Shop. Additional records. 33 Paige + 2 pf Gift, Louisa Solano; and part purchase, Amy Lowell fund.
*2005M-36 Sanborn, H.B. Poem addressed to Amos Bronson Alcott, 1881 Nov. 29.
1 leaf. Not previously accessioned. Call number: Autograph File: S
*2005M-37 Cummings, E. E. (Edward Estlin), 1894-1962. Letter to Claude Roger-Marx, 1938 Aug. 10. 1 sheet. Not previously accessioned. Call number: MS Am 1769
*2005M-38 Shattuck, Roger. The banquet years by Roger Shattuck pp 249-271: Ts with annotations by E. E. Cummings, 1958. 3 leaves. Not previously accessioned. Call number: Autograph File: S
*2005M-39 Cummings, E. E.(Edward Estlin),1894-1962, recipient. Letters from Pauline B. Barrington and Barbara Concannon, 1958 June 9 and undated. 2 leaves. Not previously accessioned. Call number: MS Am 1769
*2005M-40 Alcott, Louisa May, 1832-1888. L.M.A. Age 43 head examined Nov. 22nd 187 : Ms. 1 leaf. Not previously accessioned.
*2005M-41 (pf) Elliott, Richard, recipient. Letters from Paul Bowles, John Ashbery, and others, with photographs, print, and other papers, ca. 1932-1 pf box. Purchase, Douglas Roby Fund for the HarvardCollege Library.
*2005M-43 Quine, W. V. (Willard Van Orman). Correspondence with Ruth Barcan Marcus and others, (photocopies), 1958-1979. 1 folder. Gift, Ruth Marcus. Call number: MS Am 2587
*2005M-46 Zohn, Harry. Harry Zohn archives, ca. 1950-2000. 12 boxes. Purchase, Amy Lowell fund. Call number: MS Ger 294
*2005M-47 Forman, Maurice Buxton. Letter to unknown recipient, 1945 May 27. 1 folder. Purchase, Louis J. Appell Jr. Fund for British Civilization and Amy Lowell fund. Call number: Autograph file, F
*2005M-48 Savage, Emma. Journal and schoolbook kept by a student of Amos Bronson Alcott, 1836. 1 v. Purchase, Harmand B. Teplow fund. Call number: MS Am 2562
*2005M-49 Ansen, Alan. Papers, ca. 1962-2006. 4 boxes. Purchase, Amy Lowell fund.
*2005M-50 Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919. Annotated newsclipping re W.H. Taft, 1912.
1 item. Source???? For the Theodore Roosevelt Collection.
*2005M-51 (b) Céline, Louis-Ferdinand,1894-1961. Mort á crédit: typescript with manuscript additions, ca. 1932-1936. 1 box. Purchase, Amy Lowell fund. Call number: MS Fr 491
*2005M-52 (b) Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns), 1888-1965. Correspondence and other papers, ca. 1940-1956 and undated. 1 box. Gift, Linda Benson.
*2005M-53 (pf) Vidal, Gore, 1925- "Best Man" poster, letter from Vidal to donor, and ballot sheet. 1 pf folder. Gift, Robert E. Davis. Call number: MS Am 2350
*2005M-54 Bailey, John, 1786-1835, recipient.Letters to John Bailey, 1818-1831.
1 folder. Purchase, Harmand B. Teplow fund.
*2005M-55 Baker Street Irregulars (Organization : U.S.). Papers, ca. 1936-1959. 2 boxes + 1 pf folder. Gift, Baker Street Irregulars.
*2005M-56 (b) Erikson, Erik H. (Erik Homburger), 1902-1994. Additional Erik Erikson papers, ca. 1979-1992. 1 box. Gift, Stephen Schlein.
*2005M-57 M., G., Jr. Function of reason : manuscript notes on Whitehead lectures, 1936.
1 v. Purchase, Andrew Oliver book fund.
*2005M-58 Prince, Luke, Jr. Journal, 1836-1837. 1 v. (disbound). Purchase, Amy Lowell fund.
*2005M-59 (f) Polish manuscripts. 3 documents in Polish, 1801 and undated. 3 leaves
Transfer, Harvard Ukrainian Research Institute.
*2005M-60 Myrick, Charles. Bill of sale of slaves to William Cowan, 1827. 1 leaf
Gift, John C. Messenger, Jr.
*2005M-61 Pantzer, Katharine F. Short-title catalogue revision project records, ca. 1923-1997 (inclusive), ca. 1947-1992 (bulk). ca. 100 cartons. Gift, Lisa Pantzer; and internal transfer from administrative records.
*2005M-62 (b) Pantzer, Katharine F., recipient. Medals : Library Association Besterman, 1991, and Bibliographical Society, 1988. 2 medals in cases. Gift, Lisa Pantzer.
*2005M-63 Vendler, Helen Hennessy. Additional papers and books. 4 boxes. Deposit, Helen Vendler.