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John Avery papers

 Collection
Call Number: MS 43
Overview: Lectures and research notes on Indian civilization, religion and philology. Included also are lecture notes taken while he was studying in Berlin (1867-1868). Several of the lectures were prepared for presentation at meetings of the American Oriental Society.
Dates: 1867-1885

Bangs family papers

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Call Number: YCAL MSS 47
Overview: Scrapbooks, manuscripts, diaries. letters, and personal papers documenting the lives and careers of American humorist John Kendrick Bangs and his son, Francis Hyde Bangs.
Dates: 1881-1964

Samuel Flagg Bemis papers

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Call Number: MS 74
Overview: The papers consist of correspondence, lecture notes, research materials, manuscripts (both published and unpublished), a complete set of printed works, clippings, photographs and memorabilia. Correspondence, both professional and personal, make up the bulk of the papers.
Dates: 1798-1969

Brand Blanshard papers

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Call Number: MS 1488
Overview: The papers consist of correspondence, writings, teaching files, diaries, photographs, and personal papers which document the personal life and career of Brand Blanshard and his first wife Frances Bradshaw Blanshard. The papers highlight the development of Swarthmore College during the presidency of Frank Aydelotte, the growth of the Yale University Department of Philosophy after World War II, and trends in the study and teaching of philosophy in the twentieth century.
Dates: 1873-1989, bulk 1913-1989

Joseph Brodsky papers

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Call Number: GEN MSS 613
Overview: The Joseph Brodsky Papers document the life and work of Russian-born poet, essayist and Nobel Laureate Joseph Brodsky, with a particular emphasis on the time period of his residence in the United States (1972-1996). The papers consist of correspondence, writings, personal papers (including legal, medical and financial records), audiovisual material, teaching material, student papers, newspaper clippings and printed ephemera, spanning the years 1890-2004, with the bulk of the material dating...
Dates: circa 1890-2004, bulk 1972-1996

Thomas Campbell papers

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Call Number: OSB MSS 106
Overview: Correspondence, writings, commonplace books, and other papers related to Thomas Campbell. Correspondence consists of a copy of a letter from Thomas Jefferson to Campbell. Campbell's writings include drafts of essays and biographies included in Specimens of British Poets; additional biographies of British poets; lectures on English poetry and drama; an annotated copy of The Poetical Works of Thomas Campbell; English history timelines, 872-1189; and research notes on English history and...
Dates: 1821-1846

Henry Seidel Canby papers

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Call Number: YCAL MSS 64
Overview: The Henry Seidel Canby Papers document many aspects of Canby's personal life and professional activities as a writer, editor, and educator. The collection includes correspondence, manuscripts, lecture notes and other course materials. Canby corresponded with educators, literary critics,publishers, writers and other public figures. Correspondents include Sherwood Anderson, Mary Hunter Austin, Stephen Vincent Benét, Robert Seymour Bridges, Willa Cather, Jerome Davis, Walter De La Mare, Bernard...
Dates: 1825-1960

Chubb Fellowship Program, Yale University, records

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Call Number: RU 855
Overview: The records consist of audiotapes, motion picture film, and posters documenting speeches and presentations delivered by fellows of the Chubb Fellowship, Yale University. Includes a 1990 address given by Fernando Collor, president of Brazil.
Dates: circa 1940-2010

Conference at Yale University on the works of B. F. Skinner

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Call Number: RU 836
Overview: The materials consist of eleven audiotapes of lectures and discussions on the works of psychologist B. F. Skinner sponsored by the Chubb Fellowship Program, Yale University.
Dates: 1972

Radley H. Daly, deputy secretary, Yale University, records

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Call Number: RU 113
Overview: The records consist of subject files created and maintained by Radley H. Daly as associate secretary (1986-1992) and deputy secretary and marshall of Yale University (1992-1996). The records document labor relations, committees, prizes and lectureships, special events and visitations by distinguished individuals, and Yale historical activities. Also included are Daly's files concerning the Yale Sailing Associates, 1972-1980.
Dates: circa 1961-2003

Donald Davie papers

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Call Number: GEN MSS 439
Overview: Correspondence consists mainly of letters to Davie from poets, literary critics, and publishers discussing the literary world, the academic environment, Davie's writings, and the writing of others. Writings include research materials, drafts, and clippings of reviews for books by Davie; drafts of articles, lectures, poems, and reviews by Davie; and writings by others. The collection also includes journals and notebooks by Davie that contain notes and drafts of writings. There are some personal...
Dates: 1926-2005, bulk 1970-1990

Department of Engineering and Applied Science, Yale University, records

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Call Number: RU 430
Overview: The records consist of the remarks of Daniel E. Rosner on the Frontiers of Applied Science lecture/tour series of the Yale Department of Engineering and Applied Science.
Dates: 1975

DeVane Lecture Series, Yale University, audiorecordings

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Call Number: RU 1069
Overview: The materials consist of audiorecordings of lectures and discussion sessions from Yale University's DeVane Lecture Series.
Dates: 1998-2001

Miriam Hapgood DeWitt Papers

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Call Number: YCAL MSS 277
Overview: The Miriam Hapgood DeWitt Papers consists of original and photocopied material, including letters, documents, and literary papers, related to the journalists and authors Hutchins Hapgood (1869-1944) and Neith Boyce (1872-1951), their forebears, and their circle of intellectuals, social reformers, and artists. The collection was created by their daughter Miriam Hapgood Dewitt (1906-1990), with the assistance of her sister Beatrix Hapgood Faust (1910-1994).
Dates: 1812-1990, bulk 1903-1990

Dimension records

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Call Number: YCGL MSS 29
Overview: The Dimension Records document the creation and publication of Dimension by its founder and editor, A. Leslie Willson. The collection contains subject files concerning authors and translators of German literature; drafts of writings and translations published in Dimension; drafts and proofs for Dimension, including most issues in volumes 1-19 and several special issues; subscription and other business records for Dimension; writings and translations of A. Leslie Willson; a small amount of...
Dates: 1962-2007, bulk 1968-1994

Downey Fellowship Program, Yale University, records

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Call Number: RU 878
Overview: The records consist of posters documenting presentations given by Downey fellows at Yale University.
Dates: 1998-2001

Alexander Metcalf Fisher Papers

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Call Number: GEN MSS 1473
Overview: The Alexander Metcalf Fisher papers consist of correspondence, scientific and personal writings, school notes, eulogies, and other material by or about the Yale College student (Class of 1813) and Yale professor. Drafts and calculations for articles on mathematics, physics, astronomy, and other subjects published between 1817 and 1822, as well as scripts for forty lectures in natural philosophy, illustrate Fisher’s academic career in the context of contemporary scientific learning. Documenting...
Dates: 1803-1898, bulk 1809-1822, 1803-1898, bulk 1809-1822

Gordon Grand Fellowship at Yale University records

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Call Number: RU 311
Overview: The records consist of correspondence, reports, schedules, printed material and audio cassettes documenting the Gordon Grand Fellowship at Yale University.
Dates: 1976-1994

Hillhouse family papers

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Call Number: MS 282
Overview: The papers consist of correspondence, deeds, account books, estate records, architectural drawings, legal papers, notebooks, commonplace books, letterbooks, scrapbooks, daybooks, and miscellaneous papers documenting the personal lives and professional careers of three generations of the Hillhouse family of New Haven, Connecticut and New York. Major figures represented in the papers include: James Hillhouse (1754-1832), Mary Lucas Hillhouse (1785-1871), James Abraham Hillhouse (1789-1841),...
Dates: 1707-1943

International Festival of Arts and Ideas records

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Call Number: MS 2021
Overview: This collection consists of the records of the International Festival of Arts and Ideas, a New Haven, Connecticut festival, devoted to theater, dance, music, visual arts, other performance arts, and scholarly discussions. The records document the runnning and planning of the festival, and include minutes, agendas, correspondence, financial records, programs and other festival ephemera, and video recordings of festival events and training protocols. Administrative files and fundraising files...
Dates: 1988-2013