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Howard J. Garber Letter Collection

Identifier: Spec-Coll-00036
Overview Dr. Howard Garber, who donated the materials in the Howard J. Garber Letter Collection, is a former Clevelander and alumnus of Case Western Reserve University. Between 1979 and 1993, Dr. Garber donated over 2,000 autograph letters, documents and books to the Kelvin Smith Library Special Collections. Dr. Garber's interest in history, particularly British royalty led to his affinity for collecting manuscripts. The collection focuses primarily on political, historical and literary figures in Great...

S. Colum Gilfillan Papers

Identifier: Spec-Coll-00021
Scope and Contents This collection consists of correspondence, books, pamphlets, and reprints from journals on invention; materials on patents and scientific related papers. The collection is arranged in the order in which Professor Gilfillan arranged them: by selected topic.

Park Dixon Goist Papers

Identifier: Spec-Coll-00022
Scope and Contents The collection consists of correspondence, arranged chronologically between Goist and Lewis Mumford (ca. 1966-1981) and two reprints of articles about Mumford written by Goist. There are also issues of the journals Architecture and Architectural Record containing articles written by Lewis Mumford.

Maurice Goldman papers

Identifier: Spec-Coll-00023
Overview The Maurice Goldman Papers consist of original music compositions and arrangements, annotated commercial scores, Israeli songsters, clippings, programs, announcements, recordings and photographs. Spanning the years 1933-1993, the collection documents his career as a choral conductor, composer, opera director, music educator, performer and radio commentator in Cleveland, Ohio, and Los Angeles, California.

Norman P. Goss Papers

Identifier: Spec-Coll-00024
Scope and Contents The collection is an important and extensive record of original research done by Norman P. Goss that led to patents for new processes in the manufacturing of silicon steel and continuous castings in the metals field.

Clifford M. Holland papers

Identifier: Spec-Coll-00025
Overview The Clifford M. Holland Papers consist of material documenting his career as a tunnel engineer, specifically regarding the construction of tunnels, tunnel linings, shields, design, stress analysis, contracts and bids for work on the Rapid Transit Commission tunnels under the East River in New York City from 1901-1924.

Hugh S. Cooper Papers

Identifier: Spec-Coll-00012
Scope and Contents This collection consists of the working papers of Hugh S. Cooper, primarily laboratory records and patents, and a small amount of his personal papers.

Kelvin Smith Library Manuscript Collection

Identifier: Spec-Coll-00027
Overview This collection consists of those single manuscript items which together form an artificial or special collection. Items included in this collection are from these former collections: History of Science manuscript collection; miscellaneous letter and manuscript collection; Astronomy letter collection; and catalogued manuscripts from the libraries of Western Reserve University. This collection also contains manuscript items removed from books, donated as gifts, purchased by the library and...

Frances W. and H. Jack Lang autograph letter collection

Identifier: Spec-Coll-00038
Scope and Content This collection consists of letters and supporting documentation, books on the art of letter writing, a small miscellaneous grouping of catalogs and photographs, and issues of The Wolf Magazine of Letters from June-July 1979 to Summer Quarterly 1991. The earliest letter, from the Marquise de Sevigne, dates from 1695; while the most recent was signed by entertainer Mike Douglas in 1980. Most of the letters date from the 19th century. The collection, which now numbers 85 letters, will continue to...

Mechanical Rubber Company Collection

Identifier: Spec-Coll-00030
Scope and Contents This collection consists of one volume, dated 1930, of photographs and descriptions of the Cleveland, Ohio laboratory of The Mechanical Rubber Company. The photographs are mostly of machinery, laboratories, or men performing experiments. The descriptions provide information about what is being depicted in the photographs. According to the first page in the volume, “this book endeavors to present in pictorial form a record of the work, equipment, and operation of the Cleveland...

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