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Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing [Contact Us]
Date added: 2018-05-22
1992-
Extent: 18 urc box(es)
This collection documents the work of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care (ANAC) and their mission to promote professional development of nurses involved in the delivery of health care to HIV persons as well as promote the health and welfare of infected persons. Materials include chapter records, articles, and domestic and international outreach.
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Association of Nurses in AIDS Care
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PU-N.MC 248
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University of Pennsylvania Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing
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18 urc box(es)
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1992-
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This collection documents the work of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care (ANAC) and their mission to promote professional development of nurses involved in the delivery of health care to HIV persons as well as promote the health and welfare of infected persons. Materials include chapter records, articles, and domestic and international outreach.
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Association for Nurses in AIDS Care. Treston, Carole
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Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
Date added: 2018-05-22
1749-1762
Creator:
Allen, Joshua, 1749-1762
Extent: 1 volume (+ 2 leaves)
Commonplace book spanning the years from 1749 to 1762 kept by Reverand Joshua Allen of Pembrokeshire, Wales. The volume comprises excerpts from the Bible, theological writings, and philosophy in addition to copies of personal correspndence.
title
Joshua Allen commonplace book
creator
Allen, Joshua, 1749-1762
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1923
repository
University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume (+ 2 leaves)
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1749-1762
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Commonplace book spanning the years from 1749 to 1762 kept by Reverand Joshua Allen of Pembrokeshire, Wales. The volume comprises excerpts from the Bible, theological writings, and philosophy in addition to copies of personal correspndence.
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1740s 1750s 1760s
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English
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Allen, Joshua, 1749-1762 Allen, William Bird, 1851-1936
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Codices Commonplace books Correspondence Epitaphs Excerpts Manuscripts, English--18th century
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
Date added: 2018-05-22
1905-1914
Creator:
Ell Kube.
Fernández Duro, Cesáreo, 1830-1908, Contributor
Fleisher, Horace T., (Horace Teller), 1887-1964, Contributor
Fleisher, Maurice T., (Maurice Tracy), 1885-1938, Contributor
Hyneman, Henry I., (Henry Isaac), 1886-1960, Contributor
Loeb, David J., (David Joel), 1886-1975, Contributor
Rothschild, LeRoy B., (LeRoy Berman), 1886-1935, Contributor
shloss, Samuel M., 1887-1965, Contributor
Extent: 1 volume (+ 2 photographs, 2 leaves)
The effusions, a collection of volumes consists of several issues of a handmade magazine bound in one volume. The magazine was created by the Philadelphia club named Ell Kube and was founded by a group of young Jewish men in 1904. There are seven volumes spanning the years from 1905-1914.
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The effusions, collection of volumes
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Ell Kube. Fernández Duro, Cesáreo, 1830-1908, Contributor Fleisher, Horace T., (Horace Teller), 1887-1964, Contributor Fleisher, Maurice T., (Maurice Tracy), 1885-1938, Contributor Hyneman, Henry I., (Henry Isaac), 1886-1960, Contributor Loeb, David J., (David Joel), 1886-1975, Contributor Rothschild, LeRoy B., (LeRoy Berman), 1886-1935, Contributor shloss, Samuel M., 1887-1965, Contributor
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1889
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume (+ 2 photographs, 2 leaves)
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1905-1914
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The effusions, a collection of volumes consists of several issues of a handmade magazine bound in one volume. The magazine was created by the Philadelphia club named Ell Kube and was founded by a group of young Jewish men in 1904. There are seven volumes spanning the years from 1905-1914.
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Ell Kube. Fernández Duro, Cesáreo, 1830-1908 Fleisher, Horace T., (Horace Teller), 1887-1964 Fleisher, Maurice T., (Maurice Tracy), 1885-1938 Hyneman, Henry I., (Henry Isaac), 1886-1960 Loeb, David J., (David Joel), 1886-1975 Rothschild, LeRoy B., (LeRoy Berman), 1886-1935 shloss, Samuel M., 1887-1965
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Codices Essays Manuscripts, American--20th century Plays (performed works) Poetry Short stories
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
Date added: 2018-05-22
circa 1890-circa 1915
Extent: 1 volume
Inventory of the contents of a home and library probably located in Boston, Massachusetts likely written between circa 1890 to circa 1915.
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House and library inventory
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1925
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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circa 1890-circa 1915
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Inventory of the contents of a home and library probably located in Boston, Massachusetts likely written between circa 1890 to circa 1915.
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Book catalogs Codices Inventories Manuscripts, American--19th century Personal property
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
Date added: 2018-05-22
1875-1898
Creator:
Clark, Claude E., (Claude Edmund), 1860-1949
Extent: 1 volume
A notebook comprising a personal manual on brewing written by Claude E. Clark spanning the years from 1875-1898.
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Claude E. Clark brewer's notebook
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Clark, Claude E., (Claude Edmund), 1860-1949
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1924
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1875-1898
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A notebook comprising a personal manual on brewing written by Claude E. Clark spanning the years from 1875-1898.
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1870s 1880s 1890s
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English
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Clark, Claude E., (Claude Edmund), 1860-1949
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Clippings (information artifacts) Codices Manuals (instructional materials) Manuscripts, English--19th century Recipes
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
Date added: 2018-05-22
circa 1788-1829
Creator:
Gould, Catharine, 1751-1829
Extent: 1 volume (+ 1 leaf)
Scrapbook created by Catharine Gould spanning the years from circa 1788-1829 comprised of carefully arranged clippings, images and collages.
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Catharine Gould scrapbook
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Gould, Catharine, 1751-1829
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1890
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume (+ 1 leaf)
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circa 1788-1829
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Scrapbook created by Catharine Gould spanning the years from circa 1788-1829 comprised of carefully arranged clippings, images and collages.
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Gould, Catharine, 1751-1829
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Clippings (information artifacts) Codices Collages Drawings Epigrams Manuscripts, English--18th century Manuscripts, English--19th century Poetry
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
Date added: 2018-05-22
1768-1829
Creator:
Hodgkinson, Joanna, circa 1745-1820
Hodgkinson, Ralph, 1743-1810, Contributor
Hodgkinson, Ralph, Jr., 1770-1825, Contributor
Extent: 1 volume (+ 11 leaves)
A volume containing culinary and medicinal recipes written and collected by Joanna Hodgkinson of Sheffield, Yorkshire, spanning the years from 1768 to 1829.
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Joanna Hodgkinson's receipt book
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Hodgkinson, Joanna, circa 1745-1820 Hodgkinson, Ralph, 1743-1810, Contributor Hodgkinson, Ralph, Jr., 1770-1825, Contributor
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1922
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume (+ 11 leaves)
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1768-1829
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A volume containing culinary and medicinal recipes written and collected by Joanna Hodgkinson of Sheffield, Yorkshire, spanning the years from 1768 to 1829.
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1760s 1770s 1780s 1790s 1800s 1810s 1820s
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English
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Hodgkinson, Joanna, circa 1745-1820 Hodgkinson, Ralph, 1743-1810 Hodgkinson, Ralph, Jr., 1770-1825
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Codices Cookbooks Manuscripts, English--18th century Manuscripts, English--19th century Recipes
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
Date added: 2018-05-22
1870
Creator:
Nye, Grace C., (Grace Cornelia), 1851-1871
Extent: 1 volume
Travel diary of Grace C. Nye written during her tour of Italy and Germany from January to May 1870.
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Grace C. Nye diary
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Nye, Grace C., (Grace Cornelia), 1851-1871
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1919
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1870
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Travel diary of Grace C. Nye written during her tour of Italy and Germany from January to May 1870.
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Nye, Grace C., (Grace Cornelia), 1851-1871
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Codices Diaries Manuscripts, American--19th century Quotations Sketches
Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing [Contact Us]
Date added: 2018-05-22
1923-2016
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Northeastern Hospital School of Nursing, Records
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PU-N.MC 230
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University of Pennsylvania Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing
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17 urc box(es)
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1923-2016
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Brennan, Bernice C., RN-C MSN Northeastern Hospital School of Nursing.
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School records
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
Date added: 2018-05-03
1932-2012
Creator:
Curley, Bruce , Author
Extent: 1 linear foot (1 box)
Bruce Curley (b. 1954) is an American poet and technical writer. This collection contains literary journals featuring Bruce Curley’s poems, as well as a self-published manuscript and an audio recording of Curley reading his work.
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Bruce Curley papers
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Curley, Bruce , Author
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1352
repository
University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 linear foot (1 box)
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1932-2012
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Bruce Curley (b. 1954) is an American poet and technical writer. This collection contains literary journals featuring Bruce Curley’s poems, as well as a self-published manuscript and an audio recording of Curley reading his work.
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1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s 2010s
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English
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Curley, Bruce
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Poems Poetry Publications (documents)
Annenberg School for Communication Library Archives [Contact Us]
Date added: 2018-05-01
1946-2016
Creator:
International Communication Association., Creator
Extent: 25 linear feet (60 boxes)
Originally established in 1950 as the National Society for the Study of Communication, the International Communication Association (ICA) has grown to be the largest worldwide academic organization devoted to the systematic study of communication. The collection is composed primarily of administrative records created and/or collected by various officers from 1946 to 2016, and serves to document the association’s development over the years. Materials include correspondence, board meeting minutes and reports, bylaws and constitutions, conference proceedings, division records, financial records, membership records, and publication records.
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International Communication Association records
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International Communication Association., Creator
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PU-AC.ICA.01
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University of Pennsylvania Annenberg School for Communication Library Archives
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25 linear feet (60 boxes)
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1946-2016
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Originally established in 1950 as the National Society for the Study of Communication, the International Communication Association (ICA) has grown to be the largest worldwide academic organization devoted to the systematic study of communication. The collection is composed primarily of administrative records created and/or collected by various officers from 1946 to 2016, and serves to document the association’s development over the years. Materials include correspondence, board meeting minutes and reports, bylaws and constitutions, conference proceedings, division records, financial records, membership records, and publication records.
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1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s 2010s
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English
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International Communication Association. International Communication Association. National Communication Association. National Society for the Study of Communication. Speech Association of America. Speech Communication Association.
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Administrative records Agendas (administrative records) Annual reports Bylaws (administrative records) Clippings (information artifacts) Correspondence Financial records Minutes (administrative records) Newsletters Photographs
Library at the Herbert D. Katz Center for Advanced Judaic Studies [Contact Us]
Date added: 2018-04-30
1936-2009
(Bulk: 1950-1981)
Creator:
Meyerson, Margy and Martin, Compiler
Extent: 3 linear feet
The Margy and Martin Meyerson collection consists of over 100 items, including ephemeral pamphlets, maps, photographs, brochures, bulletins, policy papers, booklists, investment prospectuses, tourist industry material, as well as government publications, off-prints, monographs and individual serials volumes, documenting the early decades of the modern State of Israel. Especially notable are four beautiful hand-painted Oriental, perhaps Kurdish, Jewish amulets.
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Margy and Martin Meyerson Collection
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Meyerson, Margy and Martin, Compiler
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CJS.ARC MS 54
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University of Pennsylvania Library at the Herbert D. Katz Center for Advanced Judaic Studies
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3 linear feet
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1936-2009
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1950-1981
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The Margy and Martin Meyerson collection consists of over 100 items, including ephemeral pamphlets, maps, photographs, brochures, bulletins, policy papers, booklists, investment prospectuses, tourist industry material, as well as government publications, off-prints, monographs and individual serials volumes, documenting the early decades of the modern State of Israel. Especially notable are four beautiful hand-painted Oriental, perhaps Kurdish, Jewish amulets.
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1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s
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English Hebrew
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Meyerson, Margy and Martin Meyerson, Margy and Martin Walinsky, Louis Joseph, 1908-2001
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Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
Date added: 2018-04-19
circa 1941-1945
Creator:
Aspero, Umberto Salvatore, 1899-1979
Extent: 0.2 linear foot (1 box)
The Aspero family collection of World War II ephemera documents the living conditions and the deprivations endured by the Asperos and other American families during the world conflict. The collection includes rationing books and stamps, informational materials, and greeting cards from two members of the family, who served in the military during the war.
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Aspero family collection of World War II ephemera
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Aspero, Umberto Salvatore, 1899-1979
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1347
repository
University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.2 linear foot (1 box)
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circa 1941-1945
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The Aspero family collection of World War II ephemera documents the living conditions and the deprivations endured by the Asperos and other American families during the world conflict. The collection includes rationing books and stamps, informational materials, and greeting cards from two members of the family, who served in the military during the war.
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Aspero, Umberto Salvatore, 1899-1979 Aspero family. United States. Office of Price Administration.
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Brochures Greeting cards Printed ephemera
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
Date added: 2018-04-12
1824-1826
Creator:
Trevor, Joseph
Extent: 0.2 linear foot (1 box)
Joseph Trevor was a medical student at the University of Pennsylvania Medical School. This volume of lecture notes documents a series of lectures taught by Dr. Samuel Jackson (1787-1872) between 1824 and 1826.
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Joseph Trevor notes on medical lectures delivered by Dr. Samuel Jackson at the University of Pennsylvania Medical School
creator
Trevor, Joseph
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 498
repository
University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.2 linear foot (1 box)
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1824-1826
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Joseph Trevor was a medical student at the University of Pennsylvania Medical School. This volume of lecture notes documents a series of lectures taught by Dr. Samuel Jackson (1787-1872) between 1824 and 1826.
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1820s
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English
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Trevor, Joseph Chapman, Nathaniel, 1780-1853 Jackson, Samuel, 1787-1872 University of Pennsylvania. School of Medicine.
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Lecture notes
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
Date added: 2018-04-12
1841-1886
Creator:
Harrison, W. R.
Extent: 0.2 linear foot (1 box)
W.R. Harrison was a publisher's representative for A. S. Barnes & Co. and Mather, Case, Tiffany, & Burnham, who sold maps and textbooks to public and private schools and booksellers. This collection consists of a journal kept from October 14, 1841, to February 20, 1844, by W. R. Harrison as well as several items originally laid into the volume, including bills and receipts, a letter, and the lyrics to a few songs.
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W.R. Harrison private journal
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Harrison, W. R.
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 497
repository
University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.2 linear foot (1 box)
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1841-1886
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W.R. Harrison was a publisher's representative for A. S. Barnes & Co. and Mather, Case, Tiffany, & Burnham, who sold maps and textbooks to public and private schools and booksellers. This collection consists of a journal kept from October 14, 1841, to February 20, 1844, by W. R. Harrison as well as several items originally laid into the volume, including bills and receipts, a letter, and the lyrics to a few songs.
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1840s 1850s 1860s 1870s 1880s
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English
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Harrison, W. R. A.S. Barnes & Co.. Mather, Case, Tiffany & Burnham.
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Accounts Correspondence Diaries Maps (documents)
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
Date added: 2018-04-05
circa 1916-2007
Creator:
Anderson, Marian, 1897-1993
Extent: 48 boxes
Papers supplementing the Marian Anderson Papers, comprising correspondence (general and fan mail); business correspondence, records and contracts; manuscript and typescript biographical materials; some materials belonging to her sisters Alyse Anderson and Ethel DePreist, her mother Anna D. Anderson, and her husband, Orpheus H. Fisher; Anderson's notes, journals, calendars, and financial documents; correspondence and memorabilia from James DePreist; programs and publicity materials; clippings; awards and tributes; and memorabilia.
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Marian Anderson supplementary papers
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Anderson, Marian, 1897-1993
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 708
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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48 boxes
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circa 1916-2007
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Papers supplementing the Marian Anderson Papers, comprising correspondence (general and fan mail); business correspondence, records and contracts; manuscript and typescript biographical materials; some materials belonging to her sisters Alyse Anderson and Ethel DePreist, her mother Anna D. Anderson, and her husband, Orpheus H. Fisher; Anderson's notes, journals, calendars, and financial documents; correspondence and memorabilia from James DePreist; programs and publicity materials; clippings; awards and tributes; and memorabilia.
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Anderson, Marian, 1897-1993 Anderson, Alyse, 1899-1965 Anderson, Anna D. (Anna Delilah) DePreist, Ethel Anderson, 1902-1990 DePreist, James, 1936 - Hurok Concerts, Inc..
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Concert programs Correspondence Financial records Memorabilia Scrapbooks Speeches
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
Date added: 2018-04-03
1833-2007
Creator:
Wallis, Jane Wright Proctor, 1875-1956
Extent: 10 linear feet (18 boxes)
A Philadelphia native, Jane Wright Proctor Wallis (1875-1956) was the daughter of Sarah Jane Wright and Josiah Kendall Proctor (the founder and owner of several prominent city businesses) and a mother of ten children. The Jane Wright Proctor Wallis family papers provide a glimpse into early 20th-century family life through correspondence, scrapbooks, photographs, and memorabilia. The collection dates from 1833 to 2007, revealing a pride in the history and genealogy of the Proctor Wallis family across its many generations. In addition to familial topics, this collection features many materials documenting events of the early 20th Century as well as various Philadelphia-area social and charitable clubs.
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Jane Wright Proctor Wallis family papers
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Wallis, Jane Wright Proctor, 1875-1956
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1310
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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10 linear feet (18 boxes)
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1833-2007
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A Philadelphia native, Jane Wright Proctor Wallis (1875-1956) was the daughter of Sarah Jane Wright and Josiah Kendall Proctor (the founder and owner of several prominent city businesses) and a mother of ten children. The Jane Wright Proctor Wallis family papers provide a glimpse into early 20th-century family life through correspondence, scrapbooks, photographs, and memorabilia. The collection dates from 1833 to 2007, revealing a pride in the history and genealogy of the Proctor Wallis family across its many generations. In addition to familial topics, this collection features many materials documenting events of the early 20th Century as well as various Philadelphia-area social and charitable clubs.
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1830s 1840s 1850s 1860s 1870s 1880s 1890s 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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Wallis, Jane Wright Proctor, 1875-1956 Friends' Central School‏. Proctor family Proctor, Josiah Kendall, 1848-1920 Smith College‏. Wallis family
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Correspondence Family papers Genealogies (histories) Negatives (photographic) Photographs School records Scrapbooks
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
Date added: 2018-04-03
1926-1978
Creator:
Mumford, Lewis, 1895-1990
Extent: 0.4 linear foot (1 box)
Lewis Mumford (1895–1990) was one of the foremost American intellectuals of the twentieth century. This collection consists of material by or about Lewis Mumford which was purchased to supplement the Lewis Mumford papers, circa 1905-1987, Ms. Coll. 2.
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Lewis Mumford supplementary collection
creator
Mumford, Lewis, 1895-1990
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1350
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.4 linear foot (1 box)
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1926-1978
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Lewis Mumford (1895–1990) was one of the foremost American intellectuals of the twentieth century. This collection consists of material by or about Lewis Mumford which was purchased to supplement the Lewis Mumford papers, circa 1905-1987, Ms. Coll. 2.
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1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s
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English
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Mumford, Lewis, 1895-1990
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Bibliographies Correspondence Writings (documents)
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
Date added: 2018-03-30
1920-2001
Creator:
Wolfert family
Extent: 24.5 linear feet (26 boxes)
This collection includes material related to the lives and work of Helen (1901-1985), Ira (1908-1997), and Michael Wolfert (1936-2001). It contains correspondence between the family and others; manuscripts by all three subjects, as well as others; financial documents; personal documents; photos taken by and of the family; newspaper clippings collected by Helen and Ira; and notes and miscellanea from all three subjects.
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Helen, Ira, and Michael Wolfert papers
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Wolfert family
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1313
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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24.5 linear feet (26 boxes)
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1920-2001
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This collection includes material related to the lives and work of Helen (1901-1985), Ira (1908-1997), and Michael Wolfert (1936-2001). It contains correspondence between the family and others; manuscripts by all three subjects, as well as others; financial documents; personal documents; photos taken by and of the family; newspaper clippings collected by Helen and Ira; and notes and miscellanea from all three subjects.
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1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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Wolfert family Wolfert, Helen X. Herschdorfer -- Archives Wolfert, Ira, 1908-1997 -- Archives Wolfert, Michael
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Clippings (information artifacts) Correspondence Drafts (documents) Family papers Financial records Negatives (photographic) Notes Photographs Writings (documents)
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Date added: 2018-03-30
1914-1968, undated
Creator:
Dwarkadas, Kanji, 1892-
Extent: 7.2 linear feet (18 boxes)
The papers of Kanji Dwarkadas, an Indian politician and activist born in 1892, contain correspondence and writings by both Dwarkadas and some of his contemporaries, dating from 1914 to 1965. Active in Mumbai (then Bombay), Dwarkadas began his career alongside Annie Besant, Jawaharlal Nehru and Muhammad Ali Jinnah in the Indian Home Rule movement. Letters to and from these individuals and many other important figures in twentieth century Indian politics are included in this collection, along with a number of interviews conducted by Dwarkadas. Beginning in the 1920s, Dwarkadas was actively involved in organizations to promote social welfare in Mumbai, such as the Prostitution Inquiry Committee and Children’s Aid Society (meeting minutes, resolutions and reports from these and other groups are included in the collection). Dwarkadas withdrew from politics in 1933 and focused his energies on labor organization and worker’s rights.
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Kanji Dwarkadas papers
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Dwarkadas, Kanji, 1892-
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1239
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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7.2 linear feet (18 boxes)
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1914-1968, undated
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The papers of Kanji Dwarkadas, an Indian politician and activist born in 1892, contain correspondence and writings by both Dwarkadas and some of his contemporaries, dating from 1914 to 1965. Active in Mumbai (then Bombay), Dwarkadas began his career alongside Annie Besant, Jawaharlal Nehru and Muhammad Ali Jinnah in the Indian Home Rule movement. Letters to and from these individuals and many other important figures in twentieth century Indian politics are included in this collection, along with a number of interviews conducted by Dwarkadas. Beginning in the 1920s, Dwarkadas was actively involved in organizations to promote social welfare in Mumbai, such as the Prostitution Inquiry Committee and Children’s Aid Society (meeting minutes, resolutions and reports from these and other groups are included in the collection). Dwarkadas withdrew from politics in 1933 and focused his energies on labor organization and worker’s rights.
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Dwarkadas, Kanji, 1892- Besant, Annie, 1847-1933 Home Rule for India League. Pole, D. Graham (David Graham) Shiva Rao, B.
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Correspondence Diaries Interviews Minutes (Records) Transcripts Writings (documents)
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Date added: 2018-03-30
1870-1984
(Bulk: 1930-1984)
Creator:
Albrecht, Otto E. (Otto Edwin), 1899-1984
Extent: 27.5 linear feet (28 boxes)
Otto Edwin Albrecht (1899-1984) was an internationally known music bibliographer and professor of romance languages and musicology at the University of Pennsylvania. This collection documents his professional career and contains extensive information on his research relating to the history of music in Boston, New York and Philadelphia, the location of European music manuscripts in the United States, and his work identifying sources for Répertoire International des Sources Musicales; his work with music organizations including the American Musicological Society and the Music Library Association; and his work at and for the University of Pennsylvania's Music Library.
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Otto Albrecht papers
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Albrecht, Otto E. (Otto Edwin), 1899-1984
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PUSP.Ms. Coll. 1106
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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27.5 linear feet (28 boxes)
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1870-1984
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1930-1984
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Otto Edwin Albrecht (1899-1984) was an internationally known music bibliographer and professor of romance languages and musicology at the University of Pennsylvania. This collection documents his professional career and contains extensive information on his research relating to the history of music in Boston, New York and Philadelphia, the location of European music manuscripts in the United States, and his work identifying sources for Répertoire International des Sources Musicales; his work with music organizations including the American Musicological Society and the Music Library Association; and his work at and for the University of Pennsylvania's Music Library.
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1870s 1880s 1890s 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s
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1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s
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English
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Albrecht, Otto E. (Otto Edwin), 1899-1984 American Musicological Society. International Inventory of Musical Sources (Organization) . Music Library Association. University of Pennsylvania. Department of Music. University of Pennsylvania. Department of Romance Languages. University of Pennsylvania. Otto E. Albrecht Music Library. Friends. University of Pennsylvania. Otto E. Albrecht Music Library. University of Pennsylvania.
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Administrative records Concert programs Correspondence Financial records Receipts (financial records) Research notes School records Writings (documents)
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Date added: 2018-03-30
1596-2000, undated (bulk: 1785-1925)
Creator:
Albert, Daniel
Extent: 5 linear feet
The Dr. Daniel and Eleanor Albert collection of ophthalmology material (1596-2000, undated) presents the historical transformations of eye care and ocular medicine, with a particular emphasis on the field in the nineteenth century. While the majority of materials in this collection relate to ophthalmology, some pertain more broadly to medicine or to American history. In addition to the historical medical documents, this collection includes dozens of pairs of antique spectacles and over one hundred ophthalmoscopes.
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Dr. Daniel and Eleanor Albert collection of ophthalmology material
creator
Albert, Daniel
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1320
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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5 linear feet
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1596-2000, undated (bulk: 1785-1925)
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The Dr. Daniel and Eleanor Albert collection of ophthalmology material (1596-2000, undated) presents the historical transformations of eye care and ocular medicine, with a particular emphasis on the field in the nineteenth century. While the majority of materials in this collection relate to ophthalmology, some pertain more broadly to medicine or to American history. In addition to the historical medical documents, this collection includes dozens of pairs of antique spectacles and over one hundred ophthalmoscopes.
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Albert, Daniel
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Advertisements Correspondence Eyeglasses Medical equipment Ophthalmoscopes Photographs Publications (documents) Receipts (financial records) Stock certificates
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Date added: 2018-03-29
1930-1983, undated
Creator:
Ormandy, Eugene, 1899-1985
Extent: 11.8 linear feet (22 boxes (boxes 1-3 available for research use))
Eugene Ormandy (1899-1985) was a Hungarian-born violinist and conductor best known for his association with the Philadelphia Orchestra. Ormandy’s characteristic conducting style resulted in the "Philadelphia Sound," which he brought around the world through recordings, international tours, and guest conducting engagements. This collection contains test pressings and private recordings, mostly of Eugene Ormandy conducting the Philadelphia Orchestra.
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Eugene Ormandy collection of test pressings and private recordings
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Ormandy, Eugene, 1899-1985
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 440
repository
University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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11.8 linear feet (22 boxes (boxes 1-3 available for research use))
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1930-1983, undated
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Eugene Ormandy (1899-1985) was a Hungarian-born violinist and conductor best known for his association with the Philadelphia Orchestra. Ormandy’s characteristic conducting style resulted in the "Philadelphia Sound," which he brought around the world through recordings, international tours, and guest conducting engagements. This collection contains test pressings and private recordings, mostly of Eugene Ormandy conducting the Philadelphia Orchestra.
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Ormandy, Eugene, 1899-1985 Philadelphia Orchestra.
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Sound recordings
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Date added: 2018-03-29
circa 1906, undated
Creator:
Fitch, Clyde, 1865-1909
Wharton, Edith, 1862-1937
Extent: 0.2 linear foot (1 box)
Edith Wharton (1862-1937) was an American novelist, best known for works that provided insightful representation of New York high society. In 1905, her novel, The House of Mirth, was published; and shortly thereafter, she worked with dramatist, Clyde Fitch (1865-1909), to develop a play adapted from the novel. The collection consists in the complete typescript of the play The House of Mirth, as well a photocopy made at a later date.
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Edith Wharton and Clyde Fitch typescript of "The House of Mirth: A Play in Four Acts, circa 1906"
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Fitch, Clyde, 1865-1909 Wharton, Edith, 1862-1937
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 121
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.2 linear foot (1 box)
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circa 1906, undated
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Edith Wharton (1862-1937) was an American novelist, best known for works that provided insightful representation of New York high society. In 1905, her novel, The House of Mirth, was published; and shortly thereafter, she worked with dramatist, Clyde Fitch (1865-1909), to develop a play adapted from the novel. The collection consists in the complete typescript of the play The House of Mirth, as well a photocopy made at a later date.
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Fitch, Clyde, 1865-1909 Wharton, Edith, 1862-1937
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Plays (performed works) Typescripts
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Date added: 2018-03-29
1972-2017, undated
Creator:
Teacher, Stuart
Extent: 7 linear feet (10 containers)
This 46-item collection (1972-2017, undated) consists of documents and artifacts identified by Stuart Teacher as significant to the history of Running Press. Founded by brothers Stuart and Lawrence Teacher in Philadelphia in 1972, Running Press grew to be one of the most successful independent publishers in the nation by the mid-1980s. This collection represents, in the words of Stuart Teacher, "two parallel themes" in the company's history: a creativity-centric publishing philosophy and a strong, collaborative employee culture.
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Stuart Teacher collection of significant items in the history of Running Press
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Teacher, Stuart
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1333
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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7 linear feet (10 containers)
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1972-2017, undated
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This 46-item collection (1972-2017, undated) consists of documents and artifacts identified by Stuart Teacher as significant to the history of Running Press. Founded by brothers Stuart and Lawrence Teacher in Philadelphia in 1972, Running Press grew to be one of the most successful independent publishers in the nation by the mid-1980s. This collection represents, in the words of Stuart Teacher, "two parallel themes" in the company's history: a creativity-centric publishing philosophy and a strong, collaborative employee culture.
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Teacher, Stuart Running Press Teacher, Lawrence, -2014
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Appointment books Business records Financial records Legal documents Minutes (Records)
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