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John C. Mersick family papers

Call Number: MS 1425

The papers consist of correspondence, writings, and notes of John C. Mersick and his son Charles S. Mersick, both merchants in nineteenth-century New Haven, Connecticut. John C. Mersick's papers relate to his historical interests and the Washington Union Brotherhood. The papers also document Charles S. Mersick's genealogical interests.

Dates: 1856-1903

Wendell W. Mischler papers

Call Number: MS 1445

The papers consist of correspondence, memorabilia, and photographs which document the personal life of Wendell W. Mischler and his professional activities as William Howard Taft's private secretary. The bulk of the correspondence is between Mischler and his wife and chronicles Taft's engagements, domestic management, office practices, and social affairs, from 1913 to 1921, when Taft lived in New Haven, Connecticut, and taught at the Yale University Law School.

Dates: 1894-1930

Frank Moore, Class of 1868, Yale College, photograph collection documenting life at Yale

Call Number: RU 904

The material consists of mounted photographs of Frank Moore (Yale 1868) of members of the Class of 1868, some of whom are identified, and scenes of buildings and grounds at Yale and in New Haven. Included are scenes of Temple and Chapel Streets, the Old Campus, and the cave of the three judges on West Rock.

Dates: circa 1865-1868

Charles Gould Morris family papers

Call Number: MS 622
Abstract: The papers consist of correspondence, writings, family papers, financial records, scrapbooks, daguerrotypes, and other material documenting the professional career of Charles Gould Morris and the personal lives of several family members. Morris's political career, his dairy business activities, and his municipal and civic concerns in Connecticut are documented. The letters and papers of family members involved in the settlement of the American frontier and in the Civil War are included, as...
Dates: 1742-1961

Wesley Needham photographic slides of Yale University

Call Number: RU 1038

The records consist of 35 mm color photographic slides documenting Yale University buildings, particularly Sterling Memorial Library. Includes interior views and architectural details.

Dates: 1978

New Haven Dental Association records

Call Number: MS 1329

Records of the secretary and of the treasurer of the New Haven Dental Association.

Dates: 1899-1950

New Haven Machine Tool Exhibition records

Call Number: MS 1771

The records consist of articles of association, incorporation documents, minutes of meetings, administrative files, and printed material, which document the history and activities of New Haven Machine Tool Exhibition.

Dates: 1924-1931

New Haven Miscellany

Call Number: GEN MSS 1896
Abstract: This collection encompasses 19th- and early 20th-century accessions of manuscripts pertaining to New Haven, Connecticut, which the library chose to group and list as an artificial collection. Papers relate to financial, political, religious, and social matters from 1702 to 1889. Among those represented in the collection are the Atwater family, Isaac Beers, David Daggett, Joseph Darling, Samuel J. Hitchcock, Nathaniel Jocelyn, Nathaniel Lyon, Roger Sherman, Seth Perkins Staples, Charles...
Dates: 1702-1889

New Haven Redevelopment Agency records

Call Number: MS 1814

Project files, minutes, correspondence, and property records, documenting the work of the New Haven Redevelopment Agency, primarily from the 1950s to the 1980s.

Dates: [195-]-2005, bulk 1950-1985

Benjamin Nutting lithograph of Yale College and the New Haven Green

Call Number: RU 854

The monochromatic lithograph by Benjamin F. Nutting depicts Yale College and the three churches on the New Haven Green as viewed from the western edge of the Green (Church Street).

Dates: circa 1833

Office of Community Relations, Yale University, records

Call Number: RU 184

The records consist of subject files documenting the activities of the Office of Community Relations.

Dates: 1976-1990

Marie-Louise Osborn Letters to Family

Call Number: OSB MSS 436
Abstract: Letters sent from Marie-Louise Osborn and occasionally James M. Osborn to their parents Clare Marshall Osborn and Mildred Sleeper Osborn, and John Flournoy Montgomery and Hedwig Louise Wildi Montgomery, as well as other relatives, 1934-1968. Letters primarily relate to the Osborn's daily routines and social activities, travels, and children James M. Osborn, Jr. and Thomas Montgomery Osborn. Documented are the Osborn's life at Shotover Cleve in Oxford, England; their life in New Haven,...
Dates: 1934-1968

Shadrach Osborn papers

Call Number: MS 1035
Abstract: Correspondence and financial papers of Shadrach Osborn, a general merchant of Southbury, Connecticut, who was also active as a commissary during the Revolutionary War. Also included are the records of his business associate, Truman Hinman and his son, Erastus Osborn, who was sheriff of New Haven County. An account book for purchases from wholesale suppliers covers the period 1783-1792. The three letters in the papers are from Erastus Osborn. One dated 1812 describes a town-gown riot in New...
Dates: 1765-1838

Pach Brothers photographs of Yale and New Haven

Call Number: RU 644

The collection is comprised of photographs of various Yale University academic buildings and New Haven, Connecticut scenes. The photographs were taken by Pach Brothers, the official university photographers for many of the late nineteenth-century Yale class albums.

Dates: circa 1885

Karl Parrish, Class of 1934, School of Engineering, Yale University, scrapbooks

Call Number: RU 338

The material consists of scrapbooks of Karl Parrish, Class of 1934, School of Engineering, Yale University, documenting the Yale campus and downtown New Haven, Connecticut. The scapbooks contain photographs, newsclippings, and a critique advocating the "greening" of Yale campus with the conversion of streets to walkways.

Dates: 1989-1994

Edward S. Parsons, Class of 1887, Yale Divinity School, photograph collection documenting life at Yale

Call Number: RU 662

The materials consist of photographs of Edward S. Parsons (Yale Divinity 1887) documenting the Yale campus, New Haven, sports events, and student activities during the late 1880s. Also included are individual portraits of members of the Yale Divinity School Class of 1887.

Dates: circa 1887

Christine Pattee papers on the New Haven women's liberation movement

Call Number: MS 1985
Abstract: The papers consist of Christine Pattee’s interview and discussion notes, an outline, and a chronology as well as a copy of an article from 1980. Primarily dated from 1972 to 1974, the papers document the early years of the women’s liberation movement in New Haven, particularly the experiences of several lesbian women within the movement. Topics covered include early activities; the Women’s Collective; feminism; socialism; AIM (American Independent Movement); lesbians within the movement;...
Dates: Circa 1972-1980, bulk 1972-1974

George B. Peck, Class of 1871, Yale School of Medicine, photograph album documenting life at Yale

Call Number: RU 667

The collection consists of a photograph album with portraits of professors and photographs of Yale and New Haven, Connecticut.

Dates: 1871

Fordham W. R. Petersen Jr., Class of 1957, School of Art and Architecture, Yale University, photographs documenting Yale

Call Number: RU 641

The materials consist of photographs of Yale and New Haven, Connecticut taken by Fordham W. R. Petersen, Yale School of Art and Architecture, Class of 1957 (non-graduate).

Dates: circa 1957

Philosophy and social science manuscripts collection

Call Number: MS 644

An artificial collection of notes, lectures, student papers, scrapbooks, and writings relating to the study and teaching of the academic disciplines in the social sciences including economics, education, psychology, political science, philosophy, and sociology, 1866-1967. The papers of Charles Andrews Armstrong Bennett, Albert Bushnell Hart, Wilmon Henry Sheldon, Wilbur Marshall Urban, and Alfred North Whitehead are included.

Dates: 1866-1967