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William Weldon Watson Papers

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Call Number: MS 828
Overview: The papers reflect William W. Watson's career as a physicist and include correspondence, subject files, writings, and reports on professional conferences and writings, largely for the years 1950 to 1963. Best documented is his work as science advisor to the Philippine government, his involvement with the McGraw Hill Encyclopedia of Science and Technology, and his participation on the Atomic Energy for Connecticut Committee.
Dates: 1924-1983

Luther Allan Weigle papers

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Call Number: MS 1042
Overview: The papers consist of correspondence, articles and printed materials, reports, notes, papers, sermons, subject files, writings, and other papers documenting the life and career of Luther Allan Weigle, dean of the Yale Divinity School and scholar of religion.
Dates: 1895-1976

Whiffenpoofs, Yale University, records

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Call Number: RU 156
Overview: The records consist of song arrangements, sheet music, audio recordings, membership lists, advertisements, clippings, photographs, posters, scrapbooks, and other memorabilia of the Yale Whiffenpoofs.
Dates: 1904-2009

John Hay Whitney and Betsey Cushing Whitney family papers

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Call Number: MS 1938
Overview: The papers consist of correspondence, topical files, writings, legal and financial papers, photographs, scrapbooks, and audiovisual material documenting John Hay Whitney and Betsey Cushing Whitney and their extended family. The papers provide a substantive resource for the study of the private and public lives of the Whitney family, a prominent American family, widely known for its members' engagement in business, public service, government service, publishing, philanthropy, horse racing and...
Dates: 1826-2010

William Dwight Whitney family papers

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Call Number: MS 555
Overview: The papers consist of correspondence, journals and diaries, writings, legal and financial papers, and miscellanea of the William Dwight Whitney family, including William Dwight Whitney (1827-1894), his wife Elizabeth Wooster Baldwin Whitney (1824-1912), his brother Josiah Dwight Whitney (1819-1896), and his father Josiah Dwight Whitney (1786-1869). William Dwight Whitney material includes several hundred letters with his wife, journals and diaries (1843-1893), and a small quanity of...
Dates: 1778-1951, bulk 1814-1912

John A. Wilkinson, secretary of Yale University, records

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Call Number: RU 68
Overview: The records consist of memoranda, minutes, agendas, correspondence, speeches, organizational charts, reports, log books, and general administrative records concerning Yale's buildings and grounds, committees, departments, programs, residential colleges, policies, ethical concerns, and financial matters during John A. Wilkinson's tenure as secretary.
Dates: 1931-1987

William B. Greeley Memorial Laboratory, Yale University, photographs

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Call Number: RU 627
Overview: The materials consist of photographs documenting the construction of Greeley Laboratory at Yale. Included are exterior and interior views.
Dates: 1958-1959

Mary A. Williams photographs of Memorial Quadrangle, Yale University

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Call Number: RU 683
Overview: The materials consist of glass plate negatives and photographs by Mary A. Williams of the completed buildings and courtyards of the Memorial Quadrangle at Yale.
Dates: circa 1930

Samuel Wells Williams family papers

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Call Number: MS 547
Summary: The papers include correspondence (comprising over half of the collection), manuscripts of Samuel Wells Williams's Syllabic Dictionary of the Chinese Language, themes and lecture notes by Frederick Wells Williams, diaries, newspaper clippings, articles on China, maps, and pictures. The bulk of the correspondence relates to S. W. Williams, missionary, diplomat, and sinologue. The period between 1845 and 1855 has extensive correspondence with missionaries and...
Dates: 1809-1983, bulk 1809-1941

Herbert Isaac Winer papers

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Call Number: MS 1160
Overview: The papers of Herbert Isaac Winer include material related to Dr. Winer’s teaching at the Yale Forestry School (later Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies), including course files, student files, correspondence, and class trips to the Yale Forestry Camp in Crossett, Arkansas. Research files consist of field data and statistical studies of logging and sawmill operations in the southern United States, especially in Crossett and Urania, Louisiana. The papers include data sheets,...
Dates: 1911-2014

Winthrop-Weston family papers

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Call Number: MS 549
Overview: The papers primarily contain the family correspondence of William Woolsey Winthrop (1831-1899), his sister Sarah Chauncey Winthrop Weston, and their mother, Elizabeth Dwight Woolsey Winthrop. Several letters were written by William Winthrop from St. Anthony, Minnesota and others concern his Civil War military experiences.
Dates: 1845-1911

Anna Wipfler senior essay and interviews documenting lesbian and gay student activism at Yale

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Call Number: RU 1097
Overview: The papers consist of Anna Wipfler's (Yale 2009) senior essay, "The Making of 'the Gay Ivy': A History of Lesbian and Gay Student Organizing at Yale, 1969-1987" and her interviews with lesbian and gay Yale alumni.
Dates: 2008-2009

C. Vann Woodward papers

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Call Number: MS 1436
Overview: The papers consist of correspondence, writings, topical files, and an interview, primarily documenting the professional career of historian C. Vann Woodward.
Dates: 1804-2004, bulk 1804-2000

Woolsey family papers

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Call Number: MS 562
Overview: The papers document three generations of the Woolsey family. The most prominent figures in the collection are William Walton Woolsey (1766-1839), land owner and merchant in New York City; his son, Theodore Dwight Woolsey (1801-1889), Greek scholar, political theorist and president of Yale College; and Theodore Salisbury Woolsey (1852-1929), professor of international law at Yale Law School, son of Theodore Dwight Woolsey. The papers of William Walton Woolsey contain extensive business...
Dates: 1750-1969, bulk 1811-1921

King-Lui Wu papers

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Call Number: MS 1842
Overview: The papers comprise project records documenting architectural work undertaken by King-Lui Wu from 1942 to 1991, professional materials generated and compiled during his practice as an architect and tenure as a faculty member at Yale University's School of Architecture (1945-1988), and a small amount of personal correspondence. Project records, documenting both built and unbuilt work, consist mostly of sketches and include such drawing types as plans, elevations, sections, and perspective...
Dates: 1942-2001

Yale alumni activities photographs

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Call Number: RU 754
Overview: The photographs document alumni dinners, awards ceremonies, and various regional club activities.
Dates: 1889-1994

Yale Alumni Magazine photographs

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Call Number: RU 694
Overview: The materials consist of photographs produced for or published in the Yale Alumni Magazine. Included are photographs and artwork for specific articles, camera-ready cover art, and photographs of alumni gatherings and trips. Of particular note are the photographs for the Film Issue, 1968 May, the occupation of Dwight Hall, 1969 December, and the May Day Issue, 1970 May.
Dates: Circa 1917-1973

Yale and New Haven audio and visual recordings

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Call Number: RU 803
Overview: The materials consist of motion pictures and audiorecordings documenting Yale. Included are films of news coverage and interviews, class reunions, commencements, presidential inaugurations, football games, and other events and activities at Yale.
Dates: circa 1922-2004

Yale University Art Gallery and the Yale Center for British Art, recordings of lectures and presentations

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Call Number: RU 359
Overview: The records consist of audio and video recordings of lectures, presentations and symposia held at the Yale Art Gallery and the Yale Center for British Art.
Dates: 1950-2000, bulk 1987-2000

Yale athletics photographs

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Call Number: RU 691
Overview: The materials consist of photographs of Yale athletic events, associations and facilities. Included are shots of practices, teams, individual athletes, cheerleaders, and games. Also included are posters, lithographs and engravings from nineteenth-century magazines. Baseball, crew, football, swimming, and track are particularly well documented.
Dates: circa 1850-2007