Discovered 494 Entries

Digitization of 50 Journals from 1877-1931 by Andrew A. Quarnberg

Andrew A. Quarnberg was a horticulturist, "nut experimenter" and pioneer who became a Clark County Commissioner just one year after moving here. During his six years as commissioner (1892-1898) the county bought its first rock crusher and road rol...

Washington State University - Vancouver

Revealing the Network of Innovation: Digitizing and Unearthing the History of Science and Technology Research at the University of Illinois

This project will digitize the scientific records and personal archives of scientists and engineers, enabling users to explore the development of technologies and innovations and the unique ecosystems within which they emerged. These materials rev...

Memories of a by-gone era: Providing researchers information about a culture that has all but disappeared in America, through access to hand-written community diaries and original hand-produced student seminary publications from a Catholic order of priests called Redemptorists in the United States during the 19th and early 20th century

Materials include hand-written annals for approximately 42 Redemptorist communities that are in bound books dating from 1840 to 1980 that detail the daily lives of the priests/brothers living in each community. Most of the Seminary publications ...

Nantucket Whaling Resource Collection: Logbooks and Other Sources from the Nantucket Historical Association, Nantucket Atheneum, and New Bedford Whaling Museum.

From its inception in 1894, the NHA has collected primary source material related to the history of the island. The first whaling logbooks were donated to the organization in 1894; many came from descendants of mariners. The Account Book collect...

Nantucket Atheneum

From Her Pen to the Printed Page: The Manuscripts and Working Papers of Elizabeth Barrett Browning

The materials in this collection represent the early working papers, initial drafts and authorial feedback of Elizabeth Barrett Browning, one of the Victorian era’s most revered and well-known poets. Drawn from the collections of Baylor Universi...

Wellesley College

Southeast Asian Digital Archive (SEADA)

The Southeast Asian Digital Archives initiative includes 16 unique collections from numerous community organizations. The entities partnering on this project comprise diverse groups within Eastern Massachusetts, including Cambodian, Lao, and Vietn...

University of Massachusetts Lowell

Digitizing, Creating Access to, and Electronically Preserving the Hidden Special Collections and Archives of the Fundación Luis Muñoz Marín, San Juan, Puerto Rico

FLMM’s Archive holds exceptional 20th Century Puerto Rican, Caribbean, Latin American, and American historical documents pertinent to the political development of modern Puerto Rico, an important resource for local, national and international re...

University of Puerto Rico

The Benjamin Harrison Presidential Collection: Digitizing the Artifacts, Letters, and Documents of America's 23rd President, Benjamin Harrison, including artifacts from his grandfather William Henry Harrison and other family members.

The Presidential Site collection includes artifacts from 21 US Presidents. Artifacts relating to Benjamin Harrison V (1726-1791), William Henry Harrison (1773-1841), Benjamin Harrison (1833-1901), Caroline Scott Harrison (1832-1892), and Mary Lord...

Benjamin Harrison Presidential Site

Digitization, cataloging and access to the collection of Historical Speeches and Writings of Luis A. Ferré Aguayo

The Luis A. Ferré Historical Archive, in Ponce, Puerto Rico, has custody of the collection of manuscripts and documents related to the life, work and legacy of Luis A. Ferré Aguayo. It documents the trajectory of a person who, throughout his lif...

Graduate School of Science and Technology, University of Puerto Rico

Richard P. Feynman Papers Digitization Project

The Richard P. Feynman collection in the Archives of the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) contains the personal and scientific papers of the most renowned American physicist of the later 20th century. Feynman began to donate his papers...

Notable Noam Chomsky: Notes on Lectures and Public Talks

The materials to be digitized fall into two categories – class notes and notes on talks. The class notes relate to the linguistics, philosophy, and political courses Chomsky taught at MIT, as well as to other seminars and workshops he taught out...

Digital Gateway: A Crowdsourcing Activity to South Dakota Native American History

The Mary C. Collins Family Papers are a unique collection of family materials that document the Congregationalist missionary activities to the Sioux Indians in central and northern South Dakota from 1875 to 1910. The four and a half cubic feet in ...

Digitizing the Schwenkfelder Legacy Collection

The Schwenkfelder Legacy Collection reflects the settling of Pennsylvania in a microcosm in its depiction of the daily and spiritual life of 18th and 19th century Schwenkfelder communities, as well as other German emigrant religious dissident comm...

Digitization and Rehousing of the Wyck Association Papers

The Wyck Association Papers are preserved offsite, on deposit with the American Philosophical Society (Philadelphia, PA), which has been servicing them for more than 30 years. The papers comprise 151.5 linear feet, with significant material from ...