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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Created For = TD,Use For = Autobiographies--History and criticism ; Autobiography--History and criticism ; Autobiography--Technique ; Egodocuments ; Memoirs

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Biographical material relating to Tracy Sonneborn, 1967-1983

Identifier: Coll-1255/7/10
Scope and Contents

Includes photographs of Sonneborn, correspondence and photocopied letters from Indiana University (from 1967) and Sonneborn's own typescript autobiographical notes titled 'My intellectual history in relation to my contributions to science' and 'My 50 Years in Biology (Genetics)' as well as printed remarks from his memorial service.

Dates: 1967-1983

Copies of Beale's own scientific papers, including an autobiographical memoir, 1935-2001

Identifier: Coll-1255/12/1/7
Scope and Contents

Contains a mixture of offprints, photocopies and typescripts of Beale's own research papers and those written in collaboration with others. Also contains a typescript of Beale's 27-page autobiographical memoir and bibliography (written in July 1997).

Dates: 1935-2001

Memoir by Barbara Pedersen of her time in Manchuria, China, 1912-1969

 Fonds — Box CSWC Small Collections Box 3
Identifier: CSWC 94

Papers of Thomas Boston (1676-1732)

Identifier: MS BOS
Scope and Contents

1. 'A general account of my life.' 1730. pp. 315.

2. 'Passages of my life.' nd. pp. 370 (wanting pp. 366-67).

3. Essay on the first 20 chapters of Genesis transcribed by the schoolmaster of Ettrick. 1726? pp. 274. On p. 1 verso, 'Memorial concerning this Essay' by the author.

4. [Tractatus stigmologicus, Hebraeco-Biblicus]. Essay on the Hebrew accent. pp. 145. First draft in English. Completed Sept. 1723. Printed in Latin in Amsterdam, 1738.

Dates: c.1726-1738

Typescript entitled 'On Land, Sea, and Ice. An Autobiography' by J. Burn Wood, including correspondence with Alexander F. Giles, 1947

 Item — Box CLX-A-367: Series Coll-1828/3
Identifier: Coll-1828/5
Scope and Contents This typescript was donated with the papers of Alexander F. Giles but does not seem to be related to the rest of the documents. It came into Giles's possession when the author, who studied at the Univeristy of Edinburgh in the 1890s, sent it to him after 'the receipt of a circular sent out in support of the University of Edinburgh Graduates Association', in 1947. Giles was then the editor of the University of Edinburgh Journal. It does not appear that the typescript was...
Dates: 1947