Harris Hawthorne Wilder Papers
Harris Hawthorne Wilder Papers, 1868-1975 (Bulk: 1882-1928)
54 boxes plus oversized material (21 linear ft.)
Collection number: RG 42
Research scientist, writer, and founder of the Zoology Department at Smith College. The Wilder papers reflect a single, overarching theme: Wilder is a man of science. Though both personal and professional papers are included in this collection, very few documents fall outside of this portrait. Materials include biographical material, photographs, writings, memorabilia, scrapbooks, research materials, slides, and diaries. Also included are an autobiography of his youth and correspondence, including 22 items from mentor and Amherst College professor John Tyler.
Terms of Access and Use:
Restrictions on access:Restrictions on use:
The papers are open to research according to the regulations of the Smith College Archives without any added restrictions.
All rights are owned by the Smith College Archives and permission is required for publication beyond "fair use."
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