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William Bowyer papers

Call Number: OSB MSS 105
Abstract: Correspondence and other papers relating to William Bowyer's (1699-1777) work as a printer in London. The bulk of the correspondence consists of incoming letters to Bowyer from the scholars Edward Clarke, William Clarke, and Jeremiah Markland, concerning printing, scholarly subjects, languanges including Greek and Hebrew, and family matters. Other correspondents include James Stanier Clarke, Catherine Markland, William Strode, Moses Williams, and William Wotten. Also includes two items...
Dates: 1674-1874

Brazil and Portugal collection

Call Number: MS 1781

A collection of correspondence; writings; and published illustrated materials from and about Brazil related to Imperial Brazil, religious, economic, and geographic concerns. There is one item under the heading Portugal: a letter of condolence upon the death of a distant relative of Vasco de Gama.

Dates: 1639-1907

British fascist, anti-fascist, and anti-Semitic printed ephemera collection

Call Number: MS 1886

Collection of materials documenting British fascist, anti-fascist, and anti-Semitic political movements in the mid-twentieth century. Includes pamphlets, leaflets, and serially published newspapers and magazines produced by organizations such as the British Empire Union, British League, British Union of Fascists, Jewish People's Council Against Fascism and Anti-Semitism, and Trades Advisory Council. Also includes a small group of rare Muslim anti-fascist leaflets.

Dates: circa 1905-1963

Burkina Faso collection

Call Number: MS 1505

The collection consists of printed material and photographs relating to cultural, political, and social conditions in Burkina Faso.

Dates: 1963-2013, bulk 1963-1997

Burundi collection

Call Number: MS 1506

The collection consists of printed material relating to the political and social conditions in Burundi and a photograph of a Mubira woman with a lip disc.

Dates: 1964-2009

Cameroon collection

Call Number: MS 1507

The collection consists of printed material relating to current political, economic, and social conditions in Cameroon. Also included are photographs.

Dates: 1912-2008

Cape Verde collection

Call Number: MS 1508

The collection consists of printed material relating to the political, economic, and social conditions in Cape Verde.

Dates: 1979-2008

Caribbean collection

Call Number: MS 1780

A collection of correspondence; government documents, including legal cases, reports, decrees and proclamations; church documents; published illustrated materials; and writings from the Caribbean islands (Cuba, Jamaica, Santo Domingo, Barbados, and the Virgin Islands) on civil, military, religious, economic and social topics.

Dates: 1500-1935

Carroll Revue collection

Call Number: MS 1983

The Carroll Revue was a California-based troupe of female impersonators, founded by drag artist Carroll Wallace in or around 1954, that performed in the United States and abroad. The collection documents the entertainers associated with, and performances staged by, the Revue from approximately 1954 to 1961. The collection is comprised principally of studio photographs, and includes a small amount of printed material consisting of two performance announcements, a brochure, and letter.

Dates: circa 1954-1961

Ernst Cassirer papers

Call Number: GEN MSS 98

The Ernst Cassirer Papers consist of manuscripts, research notes, correspondence, and personal papers documenting the life of Ernst Cassirer.

Dates: 1892-1958

Central African Republic collection

Call Number: MS 1509

The collection consists of printed material relating to political, economic, and social conditions in Central African Republic.

Dates: 1962-2003

Central Committee Knesseth-Israel records

Call Number: MS 2033
Abstract: The collection contains approximately 350 pieces of correspondence and financial documents from the archive of the Central Committee Knesseth Israel Charity of Rabbi Meier Baal Haness in Jerusalem, an organization providing financial assistance to the poor. The archive includes letters from Jewish businesses on letterhead stationery, as well as from private individuals, with handwritten notes concerning their contributions, frequently accompanied by requests for information, prayers, or...
Dates: 1924-1943

Susan M. Chambré research files on volunteer AIDS organizations

Call Number: MS 2054
Abstract: The collection consists of printed material collected by Susan M. Chambre? for her research on AIDS organizations and advocacy. This research was used for a series of articles in professional journals as well as the book Fighting for Our Lives: New York's AIDS Community and the Politics of Disease (Rutgers University Press, 2006). The material includes annual reports, unpublished reports, newsletters, news clippings, journal articles, pamphlets, board minutes and...
Dates: 1981-2015

Chelsea records

Call Number: GEN MSS 1090
Scope and Contents: Manuscripts by authors, translators, and artists, submitted to Chelsea during editorship of Sona Raiziss and Alfredo de Palchi, encompassing issues 20/21 (1966)-82/83 (2007), with related author contracts, photographs, issue drafts and proofs, and digital files; similar materials for books published by Chelsea Editions, 1990s-2010s; Chelsea editorial meeting minutes and other administrative files, including digital files;...
Dates: 1967-2013, bulk 1990-2013

Collection of advertisements that depict American history

Call Number: WA MSS S-2622
Abstract: This collection consists of collecting cards, advertising cards, sticker books, sheet music, and printed ephemera that document popular culture images of the United States and North America, as viewed chiefly by countries throughout Europe, including France, Great Britain, Belgium, Germany, Italy, and Spain. The collection provides depictions of American subjects and themes from primarily European viewpoints used by companies to advertise their products or as premiums accompanying products....
Dates: 1870-2004, bulk 1887-1970, 1870-2004, bulk 1887-1970

Collection on the Jewish community of Iași, Romania

Call Number: MS 2029

The collection consists of documents from the large Jewish community of Iași, Romania, 1862-1950. About half of the documents in this collection pertain to Jewish communal life in Iași in the late nineteenth and early twentieth century, while the rest date from the time of World War II or the postwar period. The first part of the collection contains approximately 100 documents in Romanian. The second part contains 19 documents in Yiddish.

Dates: 1862-1950

Congo (Brazzaville) collection

Call Number: MS 1511

The collection consists of printed material relating to Congo (Brazzaville) and its political conditions. Also included are photographs.

Dates: [194-?]-1995, bulk 1952-1986

Congo (Democratic Republic) collection

Call Number: MS 1549

The collection consists of correspondence, printed material, and photographs relating to the history of Congo (Democratic Republic) and current political, economic, and social conditions.

Dates: 1880-2010

Harold C. Conklin papers

Call Number: MS 1956

The papers comprise correspondence, maps, and topical files documenting the research of anthropologist Harold C. Conklin and his colleagues, particularly in the area of linguistics and focusing on the Philippines. The papers also document Conklin’s professorial, curatorial, and administrative work at Yale University.

Dates: 1887-2016

Barnaby Conrad papers

Call Number: YCAL MSS 687

The papers consist of writings, printed material, photographs, and artwork by and relating to the American author and artist Barnaby Conrad. Material relates primarily to Conrad's published works Fun While It Lasted (1969); La Fiesta Brava: The Art of the Bull Ring (1953); Matador (1952); and Barnaby Conrad's Encyclopedia of Bullfighting (1961). Among the papers are unsorted typescript and handwritten drafts of writings.

Dates: 1951-1975