Museum collections and manuscript material are available on this website for students and scholars. There is also a full set of our manuscript collection on microfilm at the Harvard Public Library Special Collections desk and the Library of Congress.

Finding Aid to the Shaker Manuscript Collection

Clara Endicott Sears Collection, 1726-1977 (20.5 linear feet)

Alcott Family Papers 1814-1935 (3 linear feet)

Charles Lane Papers 1842-1959 (1 in.)

Joseph Palmer Papers 1810-1988 (0.75 linear feet)

Brook Farm Papers 1834-1900 (2 in.)

Ralph Waldo Emerson Papers 1837-1882 (2 in.)

George Willis Cooke Papers 1838-1923 (0.5 linear feet)

Margaret Fuller Papers 1836-1872, n.d. (3 in.)

Henry David Thoreau Papers 1847-1862, 1917, n.d.

Nathaniel Hawthorne Papers 1843-1862

Martineau Family Papers 1836-1892

Transcendentalist Circle Papers 1849-1856

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