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1864 Feb. 10

Belloni, Robert

Letter from Rob Belloni to J. Peter Lesley

Cape Breton Island (N. S. ) - Mr. Belloni writes to inquire about the status of Lyman's incomplete survey work on the Block House vein of coal at Cow Bay, Cape Breton. He asks whether Mr. Lesley has all of the information needed to complete the work, and when to "anticipate the receipt of drawings." Note that Lyman's Cow Bay was renamed Port Morien in 1895.

Benjamin Smith Lyman Papers

1923 Dec. 2

Campbell, W. E. D.

Letter from W. E. D. Campbell to W. E. B. Du Bois

Freetown (Sierra Leone) - Concerning a map of Sierra Leone and a recently published photograph in "The Crisis".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

Mobile

New York (N.Y.) - Collected information on Mobile, Alabama for Du Bois's novel "Bethesda A.M.E.". Sourced from Erwin Craighead's book "Majestic Mobile".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

Map of Mobile, Alabama

New York (N.Y.) - Hand drawn map of Mobile, Alabama. Used as a for Du Bois's novel "Bethesda A.M.E.".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Apr. 16

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to The World's Work

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning maps showing African American density by county.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1923 Mar. 21

Fauset, Jessie Redmon

Letter from Jessie Fauset to W. E. D. Campbell

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning absence of W. E. B. Du Bois due to a lecture tour, a pictorial map of Sierra Leone, and a history of that country.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1978 June

Goldfarb, Theodore D., 1935-

Maps charting the route of the Science for the People tour of China

China - From a series of images of the second Science for the People trip to China; scans made from originals retained by the photographer.

Science for the People Collection

1884 Nov. 22

Hoar, E. R. (Ebenezer Rockwood), 1816-1895

Letter from E. R. Hoar to Benjamin Smith Lyman

Boston (Mass.) - Hoar thanks Lyman for sending a copy of his "Geological and Topographical Map of Japan," and tells him that it has been deposited in the Town Library. The included enveloped is addressed to Lyman in Northampton, Massachusetts, and has a note in pencil: "Judge E. R. Hoar."

Benjamin Smith Lyman Papers

1871 Jan. 4

Lyman, Benjamin Smith, 1835-1920

Letter from Benjamin Smith Lyman to Mr. Lesley

Calcutta (India) - Letter accompanies a patent petition with drawings and specifications for Lyman's solar compass, to be forwarded to the United States Patent office along with a model of the compass and a filing fee, which Mr. Lesley has the care of. Lyman informs Mr. Lesley of his pending discharge from the Public Works Department of India, due to the lack of oil located in the Punjab, provid... more

Benjamin Smith Lyman Papers

1872 Mar. 13

Lyman, Benjamin Smith, 1835-1920

Letter from Benjamin Smith Lyman to Mr. Lesley

Northampton (Mass.) - Lyman informs Mr. Lesley of the status of a map reproduction, in progess, for possible publication. The envelope for the letter is included.

Benjamin Smith Lyman Papers