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   Container / Location    Title
 
Series I. Correspondence [series]:
  1  
Directions for Filing Fiske Material; H.S. White to Willard Austin
  1  
"Letters to Parents and Brothers, and to Joe"
  1  
"Fiske to Ettore Sordi"
  1  
"Fiske to Ettore Sordi"
  1  
Letters from Fiske, Misc.
  1  
May Collection - Corres. and notes
  1  
May Collection - Corres. and notes
  1  
May Collection - Corres. and notes
  1  
"Letters from Fiske to J.M. Hart," etc.
  1  
1871
  1  
1872
  1  
1873
  1  
"Boyesen, H.H."
  1  
1874
  1  
1875
  1  
1876
  1  
1877
  1  
A-L
  1  
M-Z
  2  
A-I
  2  
J-R
  2  
S
  2  
T-Z
  2  
A-E
  2  
F-R
  2  
S-T
  2  
V-W, ?
  2  
A-B
  2  
C-F
  2  
G-K
  2  
L-M
  2  
N-P
  2  
R-S
  2  
T-Z
  3  
A-C
  3  
D-F
  3  
G-K
  3  
M-O
  3  
P-R
  3  
S
  3  
T-Y
  3  
A-C
  3  
D-L
  3  
M-R
  3  
S-U
  3  
V-W
  4  
A-C
  4  
D-F
  4  
G-R
  4  
S-T
  4  
U-W, ?
  4  
"Letteri inerenti alla Villa Del ... S. Arrivabene"
  4  
A-E
  4  
G-R
  4  
S-W, ?
  4  
A-E
  4  
F-P
  4  
R-S, W
  5  
A-D
  5  
E-N
  5  
P-W, ?
  5  
A-G
  5  
H-R
  5  
S-W
  5  
A-G
  5  
H, K-L
  5  
M-S
  5  
T, V-W
  6  
A-D
  6  
E-K
  6  
L-R
  6  
S-T
  6  
U-W
  6  
A-B
  6  
C-H
  6  
I-Q
  6  
R-V
  6  
W, Z, ?
  7  
A-C
  7  
D-K
  7  
L-O
  7  
P-S
  7  
T-W, ?
  7  
A-B
  7  
C-G
  7  
H-M
  7  
N-R
  7  
S-T
  7  
U-W, ?
  8  
"Fiske Corres."
  8  
A-Ba
  8  
Bi-C
  8  
D-H
  8  
I-P
  8  
R-S
  8  
T-V
  8  
W, Z, ?
  9  
A-B
  9  
C-F
  9  
G-K
  9  
L-S
  9  
T
  9  
U-W
  9  
A-B
  9  
C-G
  9  
H-N
  9  
P-R
  9  
S-W, Z, ?
  10  
A-C
  10  
D-H
  10  
I-P
  10  
S-T
  10  
V-W, Z, ?
  10  
A-B
  10  
C-H
  10  
K-O
  10  
P-S
  10  
T-Z
  11  
A-E
  11  
F-R
  11  
S-V
  11  
W
  11  
A-B
  11  
D-G
  11  
H-P
  11  
R-S
  11  
T-Z, ?
  11  
A-G
  11  
H-P
  11  
R-V
  11  
W, Z
  12  
A-F
  12  
G-P
  12  
R-T
  12  
V-W
  12  
A-B
  12  
C-H
  12  
I-P
  12  
R-S
  12  
Stockwell
  12  
T-W, ?
  13  
A-G
  13  
H-R
  13  
S
  13  
T-W, ?
  13  
A
  13  
B
  13  
C
  13  
D
  13  
E-F
  13  
G
  13  
H-K
  13  
L
  13  
M
  14  
N-O
  14  
P
  14  
R
  14  
S
  14  
Stillman
  14  
T
  14  
U-V
  14  
W, Z
  14  
Corres. "Signature doubtful or unknown"
  14  
Corres. "Half-sheet updated"
  14  
Newsclippings, Psi Upsilon announcements, invitations, etc.
 
Series II. Manuscripts and notes [series]:
  15  
Part I "MSS. fragments and notes on Arabic transliterations"
  15  
Part II "MSS. fragments and notes on Arabic transliterations" (also corres.)
  15  
Notes on Chaucer in Italy, etc.
  15  
Misc. Notes
  15  
"Biographical Corres. - English"
  15  
"Biographical Corres. - Danish, Russian, German, etc."
  15  
"Biographical Corres. - Italian"
  15  
"Biographical Corres. - Biblio. Notes: French Provencal, etc.
  15  
"Biographical Corres. - De Remediis (see list in folder)
  15  
Part I "Chess" Corres., notes, articles, etc.
  15  
Part II "Chess" Corres. , notes, articles, etc.
  15  
Photographs "Fiske's Studio, 3A, Via Lungo et Mugnone, Florence..."
  1  
Manuscript index of photographs (photos not included by referred to by number), annotated in French. When first received by the Cornell Library (ca. 1906?), the photographs indexed were originally assigned Harris call numbers 7851 T13-16: T13 covered Norway, Sweden, Denmark, and Russia; T14, the Netherlands, Belgium, and Germany; T15, France; and T16, Italy. This item is shelved as 13-1-1165 Bd. Ms. 1.
 
Series III. Corresspondence and miscellany [series]:
  16  
Corres. re Dante and Petrarch Collections
  16  
"Corres. Fiske Collections"
  16  
"Corres. - White H.S." (to Mary Fowler, Cornell University - re Petrarch and Dante Collections)
  16  
Corres. and Misc. material re Dante, Petrarch, etc.
  16  
"Dante Catalogue" - Corres.
  16  
  16  
  16  
  16  
"Letters and bills - Petrarch"
  16  
"Letters and bills - Petrarch"
  16  
"Letters and bills - Petrarch"
  16  
"Letters and bills - Petrarch"
  16  
"Letters and bills - Petrarch"
  16  
"Letters and bills - Petrarch" (all attached)
  16  
"Sunderland Sales" (Petrarch)
  16  
Petrarch Misc. - autographs, contents of Petrarch Rarities
  16  
I Catalogue of the Petrarch Collection - acknowledgements of gifts
  16  
II Catalogue of the Petrarch Collection - acknoweldgements of gifts
  16  
"Corres. - Clarendon Press"
  16  
"Catalogue of the Petrarch Collection" (MSS.)
 
Series IV. Egyptian alphabet material [series]:
  17  
Bundle - Egyptian MSS.
  17  
Bundle - Egyptian printed material
  17  
Address book English-Egyptian
  17  
Black notebook - Egyptian
  17  
v.b. Egyptian "Manuscripts"
  17  
Record book - "Exchanges to Libraries - Misc."
  17  
Pamphlet - "Note on the Italian Words in the Modern Spoken Arabic of Egypt" by Socrates Spiro Bey
  17  
Blue notebook - Egyptian
  17  
Folder - "Fiske Egyptian..." - re offer of publications on Egyptian Alphabet
  17  
Folder - letters in envelope - "Letters with D..." from Egypt, including Spiro
  17  
2 copies - "Beilage zur Allgemeinen Zeitung"
  17  
Article by E.P. Evans - Egyptian Alphabet
 
Series V. Photographs [series]:
These are commercial photographs, some from Adbullah Freres, Cario; also, Willard Fiske's "Passport to visit the Egyptian Antiquities," June 30, 1889

 
6 colored photographs, 8"x10" [subseries]:
  18  
Pyramids and Menahouse Hotel
  18  
The Pyramid at Sakkara
  18  
Shepheard's Hotel, Cairo
  18  
Mosque of Sultan Hassan, Cairo
  18  
The Pavilion at Medinet-Abou, Thebes
  18  
The Port, Port Said
 
14 sepia-type photographs, 8"x10" [subseries]:
 
Human Interest
  18  
Date vendor
  18  
Arab shop
  18  
Arab shop in old Cairo
  18  
Arab shop, earthenware bottles
  18  
Women and children on donkey cart
  18  
Group of 3 women with stone jars
  18  
Camels
  18  
Camel and driver
  18  
Donkey and drievr
  18  
Buffalo
  18  
Ostriches
  18  
Date palms
  18  
Old fort and date palms
  18  
Street procession and crowd scene
 
6 sepia-type photographs, 8"x10" [subseries]:
 
Pyramids and the Sphinx
  18  
Sphinx
  18  
Sphinx
  18  
Sphinx and Pyramid
  18  
Ascending the Pyramid
  18  
Ascending the Pyramid
  18  
General View of Pyramids
 
7 sepia-type photographs, 8"x10" [subseries]:
 
El-Azhur (Arab University)
  18  
Entrance
  18  
Interior doorway
  18  
The courtyard
  18  
Minarets
  18  
Interior doorway
  18  
Cloisters with students
  18  
Students in courtyard
 
3 sepia-type photographs, 8"x10" [subseries]:
 
Temple at Luxor
  18  
Columns
  18  
Statue of woman
  18  
Exterior view with date palms
 
22 sepia-type photographs, 8"x10" [subseries]:
 
Building in or near Cairo
  18  
Arab village
  18  
L'Esbekieh (Square with horse-drawn cabs)
  18  
General view of a dam
  18  
Verandah at Shepheard's Hotel
  18  
Sanctuary of a Mosque
  18  
Interior dome of a Mosque
  18  
Building partly in ruins
  18  
Riverside with fort and date palms
  18  
Place de l'Opera, Cairo
  18  
Street in Cairo
  18  
Palace Hotel, Cairo
  18  
Mosque of Sultan Hassan
  18  
Minarets
  18  
Gizah Bridge
  18  
Mosque and tomb of Kait-Bey
  18  
Tomb of the Califes and Cairo Citadel
  18  
Tomb of the Califes (another view)
  18  
Arab cemetery
  18  
Unidentified building
  18  
Distant view of same building with Arab houses
  18  
Building in Cairo
  18  
New Hotel, Cairo
 
3 sepia-type photographs, 8"x10" [subseries]:
 
Colossus
  18  
Ramesses (statue horizontal)
  18  
Ramesses (statue vertical)
  18  
Two colossus of Memnon
 
12 sepia-type photographs, 8"x10" [subseries]:
 
Friezes, statues, mummies, etc.
  18  
Mummies (Giza)
  18  
Mummies (Giza)
  18  
Mummies (Giza)
  18  
Monoliths and ships
  18  
Seated figures
  18  
Wooden statue
  18  
Inscriptions
  18  
Close-up of inscriptions
  18  
Close-up of inscriptions
  18  
Statues
  18  
Statue of Chefron
  18  
Tomb inscriptions
 
17 sepia-type photographs, 8"x10" [subseries]:
 
Temples, tombs, etc.
  18  
Temple of Isis, Philae
  18  
Temple of Isis, the columns
  18  
Temple of Isis, the columns
  18  
Temple of Isis, the columns
  18  
Denderah Temple
  18  
Temple of Ramessis
  18  
Colon at Abydos
  18  
Heads of columns
  18  
Obelsik
  18  
Doorway with inscription at Thebes
  18  
Entrance to temple at Denderah
  18  
Inscribed columns
  18  
Wall and doorway with inscriptions at Thebes
  18  
Medinet-Abou hypostyle of temple
  18  
Columns at Thebes
  18  
Columns and ruins
  18  
Ruins of temple
 
8 sepia-type photographs, 8"x10" [subseries]:
 
Ruins of Karnak
  18  
General view with p(?) and Arabs
  18  
Obelisks
  18  
Obelisks
  18  
Obelisks
  18  
Interior doorway
  18  
Interior wall with inscriptions
  18  
Triumphal archway of Rames IV
  18  
Interior columns
 
6 sepia-type photographs, 8"x10" [subseries]:
 
River scenes with boats
  18  
Banks of Nile
  18  
Banks of Nile with temple in background
  18  
Banks of Nile with temple in background
  18  
Banks of Nile, with cruisers and sail boats
  18  
Bank of a river with Arabs working primitive type of derrick
  18  
Dam accross wide river (Nile?)
 
7 sepia-type photographs, 8"x10" [subseries]:
 
Gardens and roads
  18  
Djezireh Road (Avenue of trees with Arab wayside shop)
  18  
Schoubra Road
  18  
The Garden of Ezbekieh, Cairo
  18  
Grotto in the Garden of the Ezbekieh, Cairo
  18  
Antoniadwa III Garden in Alexandria
  18  
Tree of St. Vierge, Cairo
  18  
Zoological Garden, Cairo
 
4 sepia-type photographs, 8"x10" [subseries]:
 
Misc.
  18  
Palace of Gihezireh
  18  
Window of Mosque el Refai
  18  
Courtyard of an Arab house
  18  
General view of an Arab town, palm tree in distance
 
7 sepia-type photographs, 4"x6" [subseries]:
 
Misc.
  18  
Road to Giza
  18  
Lake
  18  
Arab town with Minarets
  18  
Doorway with colossus
  18  
Bust of Cleopatra at Denderah
  18  
Tomb of a Caileff
  18  
Arab woman (?)
 
Series VI. Miscellaneous and printed material [series]:
  19  
Notebook - "Fall Trimester 1871-1872"
  19  
Pamphlet - Desiderata (2 copies)
  19  
v.b. - De Sanctis Francesco, Esposizione critica della Divina Commedia
  19  
Notebook - Icelandic
  19  
Address book
  19  
v.b. - "Fiske - Remarks Introductory to Dante Catalogue, published by Cornell University"
  19  
v.b. - "Fiske - On the Death of Lincoln" (also unbound)
  19  
Envelope containing copies of photographs of Fiske - frontispiece of "Chess in Iceland"
  19  
Cover of small booklet with page inscribed "Amelia Southworth, Jan. 12, 1841, Earlville
  19  
v.b. workbook - Ms. "Abstracts of History, Pelham Priory, Feb. 13, 1857, Jeannie McGraw" (note spelling)
  19  
v.B. "J." - a memoral to JMF of poems by Fiske - one of 15 copies printed. Corres. enclosed - T.F. Crane - H.S.W.
  19  
Pamphlet - "J. McG." - 68 copies of memorial poem
  19  
"The Cornell Magazine" Oct. 1899 - Article re Jennie McGraw Fiske
  19  
"The Florence Gazette" Oct. 1890 - in English
 
Series VII. Photographs [series]:
  20  
Photos - Friends, relatives, misc.
 
Series VIII. Memorabilia [series]:
  21  
Silver Wreath on Black Pillow - mu. 845
A memorial to Fiske from the Reading Society of the Latin School in Reykjavik (Iceland) called "Ithaka" 1904 (with letter and inscription translation); A small box of Runic coins (22), ca. 1047-1076, and explanatory folder

 
Series IX. Card files [series]:
  22  
Visiting cards (of Fiske's callers)
 
Series X. Dante scrapbooks, loose [series]:
 
I. Newspaper and magazine articles and illustrations, broadsides, some corres.
 
II. Same as I., also Poems
 
III. Articles concerning the collection of Willard Fiske presented to Cornell University, and about Fiske; corres. concerning Dante Catalogue
 
IV. Corres. to Kroch, Harris and others from Fiske
 
V. Book Reviews; Book announcements; Societies, Conferences, Lectures, etc.; Dramas and Dramatic Presentations