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  • Ameen Fares Rihani papers, 1897-1940

    Arab-American author and poet. Photocopies of correspondence, biographical material, and drafts of essays, historical and political analyses, literary criticism, novels, short stories, plays, poetry, and travel literature reflecting Rihani's Arab-American heritage.

    • Contributor: Rihani, Ameen Fares
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1897
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    Frederick Joseph Libby papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, diaries, articles, essays, sermons, notes, financial papers, printed material, broadsides, ship's papers, maps, and other papers relating chiefly to Libby's life and work as a peace activist and executive secretary of the National Council for Prevention of War (1921-1970). Includes material pertaining to his years as pastor of the Union Congregational Church, Magnolia, Mass. (1905-1911), and as a faculty member at Phillips Exeter ...

    • Contributor: Libby, Frederick J.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    Frank Stanton papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, memoranda, minutes of meetings, speeches, writings, reports, transcripts, interviews, testimony, studies, subject files, press clippings, press releases, printed matter, awards, citations, and other papers relating primarily to Stanton's career as president and vice chairman of the board of directors of the Columbia Broadcasting System, Inc. Documents his activities as chairman of the U.S. Advisory Commission on Information and American National Red Cross as ...

    • Contributor: Stanton, Frank
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    Eugene Meyer papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, memoranda, minutes, diaries, oral history interviews, speeches, writings, congressional testimony, press statements, family papers, biographical material, financial records, printed matter, scrapbooks, photographs, and other papers relating to Meyer's career as a financier, public official, and publisher of the Washington Post. Focuses on American economic and financial history including agricultural and political economy, regulation of currencies, corporate finance, foreign trade, international monetary affairs, and ...

    • Contributor: Meyer, Eugene
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Rumsey family papers, 1661-1907

    Family of Bohemia Manor, Cecil County, Md. Correspondence among family members; wills; surveys, deeds, plats, and other documents relating to land ownership; personal and business financial accounts; contracts and other legal documents; sermons; and notes on family history.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1661
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    Stuart Eizenstat papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, writings, reports, briefing books, transcripts of interviews, notebooks and notes, subject files, calendars, press releases, clippings, printed matter, photographs, and other material relating chiefly to Eizenstat's writings, Imperfect Justice: Looted Assets, Slave Labor, and the Unfinished Business of World War II, a book describing his role in the Holocaust restitution negotiations from 1995-2001 (published in 2003), and an unpublished book about ...

    • Contributor: Eizenstat, Stuart
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Raymond Leslie Buell papers, 1915-1981

    Educator, lecturer, and publicist; active in international affairs. Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, statements, writings, subject files, and other papers relating to Buell's career as a writer and speaker on international affairs, to his travels, and to his activities with the Foreign Policy Association and the Republican Party.

    • Contributor: Buell, Raymond Leslie
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1915
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    Feamster family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, diaries, essays, notes and notebooks, financial and legal records, circulars, genealogical material, newspaper clippings, and other papers of the allied Feamster (Feemster), Alderson, Cary (Carey), and Mathews (Matthews) families. Subjects include farming, law, medicine, military, politics, and religion, as well as geography, economic and social conditions, and education in areas and states in which members of the family visited or resided including Arkansas, ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    Clara A. Whitney papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Chiefly diaries (1873-1884; 18 volumes) kept by Whitney reflecting her life in Japan with her parents, American educators Anna L. Whitney and William C. Whitney. Subjects include Japanese social life and customs, the role of Japanese women, political atmosphere of Meiji Japan, Japanese efforts at westernization, and the Whitneys' travels through Europe and Asia. Also includes correspondence, speeches, writings, clippings, photographs, and other papers. ...

    • Contributor: Whitney, Clara A.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Matthew Simpson papers, 1829-1927

    Methodist clergyman, educator, editor, and orator. Family and general correspondence, diaries, journals, notebooks, notes, scrapbooks, copies of speeches, sermons, and writings, and miscellaneous printed material relating to Simpson's early life in Ohio and Pennsylvania, his presidency of Indiana Asbury University (now DePauw University), editorship of the Western Christian Advocate, and service as a Methodist Episcopal bishop.

    • Contributor: Simpson, Matthew
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1829
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    Leonard Porter Ayres papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, memoranda, journals, reports, notes, subject files, printed matter, statistical tables and graphs, clippings, and other papers relating chiefly to Ayres's career as a statistician, military officer, and educator. Documents his service as chief statistical officer for the U.S. War Dept. during World War I, technical adviser to the Allied Powers Reparation Commission as part of the Dawes Committee in 1924, consultant to the ...

    • Contributor: Ayres, Leonard Porter
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    John Warren Williams family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, diary, travel journal, account book, scrapbook, printed matter, and photographs. Diary kept by John Warren Williams reflects his commercial interests especially the importation of flour. Documents the arrival and clearance of ships and their cargoes at Boston, Mass., and New York, N.Y. Also notes the arrival of the steamship Great Western in New York, N.Y., on May 3, 1840, with passengers including dancer ...

    • Contributor: Williams, John Warren
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • London newsletters collection, 1665-1685

    Volumes of letters from various persons at the offices of the English ministry at Whitehall Palace addressed chiefly to Sir William Scott, 5th Laird of Harden (died 1701) relating to such matters as royal travel and itinerary, events in Parliament, military operations, diplomatic meetings, religious movements, shipping and commercial agreements, and London social life.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1665
  • Nicholas King family papers, 1792-1987

    Family of Nicholas King, English-born engineer and surveyor of the city of Washington, D.C. Journals, correspondence, notes, genealogies, visas, photographs, and drawings concerning King and members of his family.

    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas) - King, N.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1792
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    Alexander Meigs Haig papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, writings, briefing books, notes, office files, subject files, printed matter, scrapbooks, photographs, and other papers documenting Haig's service as military advisor to Henry Kissinger at the National Security Council, deputy assistant to President Richard M. Nixon for national security affairs, vice chief of staff of the U.S. Army, chief of Nixon's White House staff, Supreme Allied Commander Europe (SACEUR), and U.S. ...

    • Contributor: Haig, Alexander Meigs
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    Moreton Frewen papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, speeches, writings, notes, travel accounts, family papers, newspaper clippings, printed matter, photographs, and other papers documenting Frewen's business ventures or government service in the American West, Australia, Canada, China, England, Hyderabad (India), Ireland, Kenya, and Mexico. Subjects include bimetallism and other currency affairs of the British empire and the United States; imperial preference; international trade; tariff; and Frewen's period in Parliament as member ...

    • Contributor: Frewen, Moreton
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    Matthew Simpson papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Family and general correspondence, diaries, journals, speeches, sermons, writings, notebooks, notes, printed matter, scrapbooks, and other papers relating to Simpson's presidency of Indiana Asbury University, Greencastle, Ind.; service as a Methodist Episcopal bishop; years as a circuit preacher; editorship of the Western Christian Advocate in Cincinnati, Ohio; travels in Europe; early life in Ohio and Pennsylvania; and family matters. Subjects include division in the ...

    • Contributor: Simpson, Matthew
    • 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
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    Martin Van Buren papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, speeches, messages to Congress, writings, notes, legal record book, estate record book, autobiographical material, and other papers pertaining to slavery and the antislavery movement; banking and the Second Bank of the United States; party politics in New York state and at the national level relating to the Federalist, National Republican, Whig, and Democratic parties, particularly during the Jackson and Van Buren administrations; and ...

    • Contributor: Van Buren, Martin
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    Nicholas Low papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Family and business correspondence; business and ship's papers; legal papers; accounts of voyages to Asia, Europe, and South America; and printed matter of Nicholas Low, merchant of Low & Wallace, New York, N.Y., and other Low family members. Includes correspondence with foreign merchants; Low's brother, Isaac Low (1735-1791); and Isaac Low's son, Isaac Low, a commissary-general in the British Army, pertaining to trade conditions, ...

    • Contributor: Low, Nicholas
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Riggs family papers, 1763-1945

    Merchant and banking family of New York, New York, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and Washington, D.C. Family and business correspondence, diaries, account books, writings, financial records, biographical and genealogical papers, printed materials, and other papers of Riggs family members.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1763
  • Wallace Carroll papers, 1941-1989

    Journalist and psychological warfare strategist. Correspondence, memoranda, reports, and propaganda leaflets documenting primarily Carroll's work for the United States Office of War Information and the Psychological Strategy Board.

    • Contributor: Carroll, Wallace
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1941
  • Boris Brasol papers, 1919-1954

    Russian author and critic, criminologist, and lawyer. Correspondence, speeches, drafts and typescripts, notes, memoranda, and other material relating to Russia and the Soviet Union and to Brasol's writings and work as a criminologist.

    • Contributor: Brasol, Boris
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1919
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    Dwight D. Eisenhower papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Copy of Eisenhower's appointment as general of the army (1944), copy of proclamations of military rule in Austria and Germany made by Eisenhower as supreme commander of Allied Forces (1945), annotated typescript of "Summary of Operations in Northwest Europe" (1946), letter to William E. Brooks concerning Brooks's book on Ulysses S. Grant, copy of inaugural address and prayer (1953), draft copy of speech on ...

    • Contributor: Eisenhower, Dwight D.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    Smith Simpson papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, oral history interview, subject files, family papers, scrapbooks, printed matter, photographs, and other papers relating to Simpson's career as a diplomat and industrial relations specialist. Documents his work as a labor and industrial relations expert prior to World War II and to his postwar service as labor attaché in Belgium (1945-1948), Greece (1947-1949), and Mexico (1949-1953); deputy consul general in India (1952-1954); and ...

    • Contributor: Simpson, Smith
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection