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- Science 20
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- West (U.S.) 5
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- English 32
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- Yale University 22
- Agassiz, Louis, 1807-1873 7
- Dana, James Dwight, 1813-1895 7
- Silliman, Benjamin, 1779-1864 5
- Silliman, Benjamin, 1816-1885 5
- Yale University. Sheffield Scientific School 5
- Bowman, Isaiah, 1878-1950 4
- Brewer, William Henry, 1828-1910 4
- Darwin, Charles, 1809-1882 4
- Dwight, Timothy, 1828-1916 4
- Eaton, Daniel Cady, 1834-1895 4
- Gilman, Daniel C. (Daniel Coit), 1831-1908 4
- Gray, Asa, 1810-1888 4
- Henry, Joseph, 1797-1878 4
- Marsh, Othniel Charles, 1831-1899 4
- Newcomb, Simon, 1835-1909 4
- Peabody Museum of Natural History 4
- Whitney, J. D. (Josiah Dwight), 1819-1896 4
- Adams, Henry, 1838-1918 3
- Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887 3 ∧ less
The papers detail the personal lives and professional careers of several generations and family lines of the Baldwin family. The legal, political, and business activities of family members in Connecticut, New York, and elsewhere are documented. Major topics include: family, women, law, education, Connecticut and New York politics and government, New Haven, Connecticut, and Yale University.
The Chester Ittner Bliss Papers comprise writings and research materials, primarily in the field of biometry. The papers also include lecture notes, committee files, and printed matter.
Correspondence, diaries, notebooks, clippings, printed matter and a draft history of the Richmond Armory which he headed from 1861 to 1862. Included also are notes on machinery and a British patent for small fire-arms.
The papers consist of correspondence, writings, printed material, lectures, notebooks, and miscellanea documenting the personal lives and professional careers of members of the Dana family. James Dwight Dana, a prominent American scientist, and his son, Edward Salisbury Dana are two primary figures in the papers.
An artificial collection of publications and reports from major international exhibitions, 1867-1904. The Philadelphia Centennial Exhibition, 1876, is a major component of the collection.
Twenty-one diaries, 1821-1879, of Asa Fitch, scientist and entomologist. The diaries reflect in considerable detail Fitch's life and thoughts from early adolescence through his education at the Rensselaer School in Troy, New York and the Vermont Academy of Medicine in Castleton, his career as a scientist and state entomologist in New York, and his retirement. Also included are papers and genealogical materials relating to other members of the Fitch family.
Correspondence, financial papers and memorabilia of members of the Gibbs family. Of principal interest are thirteen letters (1783-1796) from Roger Sherman to his brother-in-law, Henry Gibbs, of which five (1789-1790) discuss the deliberations of the first Congress of the United States. Other figures represented in the papers are two Josiah Willard Gibbses (father and son) and Addison Van Name.
The papers consist of correspondence with an international array of scholars, journalists, heads of state, government officials, and friends. Also included are manuscripts and drafts of his books, columns, and speeches. In addition there are diaries and engagement books, photographs of Walter Lippmann with family and friends, requests to speak or write, honors, and film and audio tapes.