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  • Catalog Record

    Index of documents pertaining to French exploration of the New World, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Index of documents, dating 1615 to 1684, that Margry later published in the six volume work (1879-1888) titled Mémoires et documents pour servir à l'histoire des origines françaises des pays d'outre-mer.

    • Contributor: Margry, Pierre
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Count Adam G. de Gurowski papers, 1743-1898

    Polish scholar and author and advocate of Panslavism. Correspondence, notes and writings, printed matter, photographs and other papers relating mainly to de Gurowski's scholarship. Includes biography of de Gurowski by Julius Bing and a draft of Bing's autobiography.

    • Contributor: De Gurowski, Adam G., Count - Gurowski, Adam
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1743
  • East Florida records, 1737-1858

    Diplomatic, military, economic, judicial, legal, and administrative records of the Spanish colonial government of East Florida for the period of its second occupation, 1783-1821. Includes royal orders and decrees, census and other vital records, and papers relating to such matters as trade and shipping, surveys, hospitals, Indians, slaves, and Louisiana.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1737
  • Catalog Record

    Carnegie Institution of Washington reproductions collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Chiefly transcriptions and copies of documents in foreign archives and personal collections relating primarily to the history of the United States, especially the early Spanish period, and to British ministers to the U.S. from 1791 to 1812. Subjects include European treaties; Yucatan, Mexico; John C. Calhoun; and John White. Includes notes of Carnegie Institution members Francis S. Philbrick and Reuben Gold Thwaites. Collected for ...

    • Contributor: Carnegie Institution of Washington
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Domingo Del Monte collection of Spanish colonial history, 1500-1871

    Cuban historian. Correspondence, diaries, writings, reports, official documents, and printed material collected or written by Del Monte relating to the Spanish colonial history of Cuba, Mexico, Peru, South America, Philippines, and the West Indies. Includes material on copper mines, insurrections, labor, immigration, and slavery and the slave trade.

    • Contributor: Del Monte, Domingo
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1500
  • Catalog Record

    East Florida records, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Diplomatic, military, economic, judicial, legal, and administrative records of the Spanish colonial government of East Florida for the period of its second occupation, 1783-1821. Includes royal orders and decrees, census and other vital records, and records relating to such matters as defense, trade and shipping, surveys, hospitals, native Americans, slaves, and Louisiana. Also includes records pertaining to the earlier Spanish colonial government of East ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Tom Connally papers, 1896-1952

    United States senator and representative from Texas. Correspondence, speeches, writings, voting records, press releases, clippings, photographs, printed matter, photographs and other papers relating primarily to his career in the Senate, his chairmanship of the Senate Foreign Relations committee, and his involvement in the United Nations, North Atlantic Treaty Organization, and issues concerning the oil industry, Texas, and Mexico.

    • Contributor: Connally, Tom
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1896
  • Catalog Record

    William Thornton papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, diaries, writings, notebooks, and other papers pertaining to Thornton's interest in the development of the steamboat, his dispute with Benjamin Henry Latrobe over designs for the U.S. Capitol, Thornton's efforts to free African American slaves through colonization and emigration, and his appointments as a commissioner of Washington, D.C., and as superintendent of patents for the U.S. State Dept. Subjects include the revolt of ...

    • Contributor: Thornton, William
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Catalog Record

    Count Adam G. de Gurowski papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, notes and drafts of books and articles, lectures, printed matter, photographs, and other papers relating primarily to de Gurowski's study of America, Code Napoléon (French civil law), Crimean War, ethnology, philosophy of history, Hungary, Japhetians, New York, N.Y., Poland, Roman law, Russia, and history of slavery. Includes manuscripts of Julius Bing's autobiography and his biography of de Gurowski.

    • Contributor: Gurowski, Adam
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Catalog Record

    Domingo Del Monte collection of Spanish colonial history, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, diaries, writings, reports, official documents, and printed material, collected or written by Del Monte, relating to the Spanish colonial history of Cuba, Mexico, Peru, South America, and the West Indies. Includes material on copper mines, Yucatan insurrection of 1825, Cuban regulation of labor and immigration, slavery and the condition of blacks in Cuba, slavery in the West Indies and the Philippines, and the ...

    • Contributor: Del Monte, Domingo
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Carnegie Institution of Washington reproductions collection, 1686-1941

    Chiefly transcriptions and copies of documents in foreign archives and personal collections relating to the history of the United States, especially the early Spanish period and British ministers to the United States from 1791 to 1812, collected for publication projects of the Carnegie Institution of Washington.

    • Contributor: Carnegie Institution of Washington
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1686
  • Catalog Record

    Waldemar Westergaard collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Transcripts of selected documents from the Rigsarkivet (Danish State Archives), Kongelige Bibliotek (Royal Library of Denmark), and Raadstuearkivet Copenhagen (Municipal Archives of Copenhagen), and from the Bancroft Library of the University of California at Berkeley pertaining to the Danish West Indies (later the United States Virgin Islands), 1692-1806. Relates chiefly to the Vestindisk-Guineiske kompagni (Danish West Indies-Guinea Company) established to colonize, maintain commerce primarily ...

    • Contributor: Westergaard, Waldemar
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Catalog Record

    Peter Force papers and collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Chiefly Force's personal papers and papers he collected for his nine-volume American Archives pertaining to political, military, scientific, and social aspects of eighteenth and nineteenth century America. Peter Force's personal papers document his career as a partner in the printing firm, Davis & Force, Washington, D.C.; editor of the John Quincy Adams administration newspaper, the National Journal; compiler; and collector. Also documents his service ...

    • Contributor: Force, Peter - Force, William Q. (William Quereau)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Catalog Record

    Tom Connally papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, speeches, remarks, articles, reports, voting records, press releases, newspaper clippings, pamphlets, scrapbooks, photographs, and other papers relating primarily to Connally's years in the U.S. Senate. Subjects include foreign affairs, the United Nations, the Marshall Plan, the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, aid to China, inter-American relations, defense, the General Claims Commission (Mexico and United States), taxes, rivers and harbors, tidelands oil, atomic energy and ...

    • Contributor: Connally, Tom
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Catalog Record

    Reader's collection, Library of Congress Copyright Office drama deposits, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Typewritten or handwritten play scripts deposited with the U.S. Copyright Office as unpublished and subsequently transferred to the Manuscript Division. Reflects the interests of early researchers and the desire of later curators to preserve rare samples of early drama. Genres include farce, melodrama, musicals, satire, and vaudeville. Subjects include city life, ethnic and immigrant groups, exploration, foreign influences, inventions, plight of the poor, theater, ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Copyright Office
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • West Florida collection, 1764-1848

    Minutes, a letterbook, journals, claims, financial records, land records, and other records of West Florida as a British colony and a republic.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1764
  • Puerto Rican collection, 1591-1900

    Collection of documents from Spanish colonial Puerto Rico including financial material, military papers, orders and decrees from the Spanish government, and miscellaneous items from colonial Puerto Rico.

    • Contributor: Puerto Rico
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1591
  • Catalog Record

    David B. Quinn papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence detailing all aspects of Quinn's teaching, research, and publishing careers; correspondence, minutes, reports, appointment calendars, applications, autobiographical sketches, clippings, photographs, and other papers pertaining to the Hakluyt Society of which Quinn was president, to historical and editorial committees on which he served, and to his involvement with the British Labour and Communist parties; research files consisting of notes and transcriptions of charters, chronicles, ...

    • Contributor: Quinn, David
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Catalog Record

    J. Franklin Jameson papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, diaries, writings, lecture notes, autobiographical memoranda, family papers, printed materials, photographs, and other papers relating primarily to historical research and writing; the founding and early history of the American Historical Association and American Historical Review; movement for the establishment of the U.S. National Archives and Records Administration; guides to and copying of material pertaining to American history in foreign repositories; and the Dictionary ...

    • Contributor: Jameson, J. Franklin
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • David B. Quinn papers, 1109-1994

    Historian. Correspondence, minutes, reports, appointment calendars, applications, autobiographical sketches, clippings, photographs, lectures, writings, and research material consisting of notes, transcriptions, and facsimiles of charters, chronicles, colonization tracts, court records, drawings, financial accounts, land records, maps, state papers, statutes, travel literature, and other papers and documents.

    • Contributor: Quinn, David
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1109
  • Archivo Nacional de Cuba collection pertaining to Spanish colonial rule in Louisiana and the Floridas, 1770-1911

    Transcripts of material found in the Cuban national archives pertaining to Spanish colonial rule in Louisiana and the Floridas. Includes correspondence of the Spanish governor of Louisiana, Bernardo de Gálvez, correspondence of British traders operating under Spanish protection, in particular William Panton, material concerning commerce and political relations with the local Indian tribes, Spain's part in the American revolution and relations with the newly ...

    • Contributor: Archivo Nacional De Cuba
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1770
  • Catalog Record

    Louisiana miscellany, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, a surveyor's notebook, reports, legal and financial records, maps, sketches, and other material relating to the early history of Louisiana under French, Spanish, and American control. Includes letters of Charles Laveau Trudeau, vital statistics from family Bibles and tombstones, papers relating to the purchase of Louisiana by the United States, and a manuscript copy of the French explorer Jean Baptiste Bénard de La ...

    • Contributor: Bénard De La Harpe, Jean Baptiste
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Great Britain. Board of Trade records, 1682-1786

    Government agency. Reports, correspondence, orders, instructions, commissions, and other material relating to British overseas trade.

    • Contributor: Great Britain. Board of Trade
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1682
  • Hans Peter Kraus collection of Spanish American documents, 1433-1966

    Bookman, collector, and bibliophile. Letters, decrees, order books, reports, instructions, dispatches, printed material, and miscellaneous legal documents concerning the history of colonial Spanish America, including the activities of the Mexican Inquisition.

    • Contributor: Kraus, Hans Peter
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1433
  • Reader's collection, Library of Congress Copyright Office drama deposits, 1863-1928

    Typewritten or handwritten play scripts deposited with the United States Copyright Office as unpublished and subsequently transferred to the Manuscript Division.

    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Copyright Office
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1863