• Catalog Record

    Shaker collection of records concerning the United Society of Believers in Christ's Second Appearing, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Open to research. Correspondence, covenants, diaries and journals, financial and legal papers, hymns and hymnals, church orders and instructions, poetry, spiritual communications, inspirational writings and drawings, essays, biographical and historical sketches, memoirs, registers, clippings, and other papers, primarily relating to and emanating from Shaker communities at Enfield, Conn., Pleasant Hill and South Union, Ky., Canaan and New Lebanon, N.Y., and Union Village, Ohio, reflecting ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • [Carrie Chapman Catt] to Harriet Stanton Blatch

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1903-02-21
  • Shaker collection of records concerning the United Society of Believers in Christ's Second Appearing, 1676-1937

    Members of the United Society of Believers in Christ's Second Appearing, a millenial religious sect originating in England among the Society of Friends in the 18th century, were popularly known as Shakers. Correspondence, covenants, diaries and journals, financial and legal papers, hymns and hymnals, church orders and instructions, poetry, spiritual communications, inspirational writings and drawings, essays, biographical and historical sketches, memoirs, and other papers ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Anne and Frank Warner collection, 1938-1969

    Documentation of American traditional musicians and storytellers collected by Anne Warner and Frank Warner on numerous field recording trips to Illinois, Massachusetts, Missouri, New Hampshire, New York, North Carolina, Vermont, and Virginia from 1938 to 1969.

    • Contributor: Hicks, Ray - Proffitt, Frank - Sandburg, Carl - Solomon, Louis - Warner, Anne - Warner, Frank
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Henry Rowe Schoolcraft papers, 1788-1941

    Author, ethnologist, explorer, geologist, glass manufacturer, and Indian agent. Correspondence, journals, articles, books, manuscripts of magazines, poetry, speeches, government reports, Indian vocabularies, maps, drawings, and other papers reflecting Schoolcraft's career as a glass manufacturer, mineralogist on an exploring expedition in the Ozark Mountains, geologist on the Cass expedition to the Northwest Territory, leader of expeditions throughout the Great Lakes region, member of Michigan's legislative ...

    • Contributor: Schoolcraft, Henry Rowe
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Benjamin B. French family papers, 1778-1940

    New Hampshire politician, clerk of the United States House of Representatives, and Commissioner of Public Buildings in Washington, D.C. Journals, personal correspondence, writings, and miscellaneous papers chiefly relating to family matters and including commentary on political events and social life in Washington in the nineteenth century. Other prominent family members represented in the papers include Francis O. French, banker, and Amos Tuck, congressman.

    • Contributor: French, Benjamin B. (Benjamin Brown) - French, Benjamin B.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Catalog Record

    Anne and Frank Warner collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Due to their limited budget for equipment and supplies, the Warners sometimes recorded only a portion of a song; the remainder was transcribed by Anne Warner. Sound recordings numbered: AFS 15261-15384; AFS 10055-10057; AFS 15385-15400; AFS 15564-15565; AFS 17769; preservation tape reels: LWO 1490 reels 1-3; LWO 7096 reels 1-16; LWO 7273 reels 1-2; LWO 8617; reference copies: AFS 10055-10057; AFS 15365-15368. Field recordings ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1938
  • Interview with Robert L. Barry

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Barry, Robert L.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1996-10-02

    Look inside: 136 results

  • Bess Furman papers, 1728-1967

    Author and journalist. Correspondence, diaries, family papers, subject files, speeches and writings, financial records, scrapbooks, and miscellany relating primarily to Furman's family, personal life, and career as a journalist and author.

    • Contributor: Furman, Bess
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Catalog Record

    United States. Army. Division of the North orderly book, Catalog Record Only

    Open to research. Orderly book containing orders (1814 June 30-1815 April 11) for the Northern Army stationed at Plattsburgh, Sackett's Harbour, Buffalo, and elsewhere in New York. Reverse of volume used as account book (1822-1827) by a merchant in Wentworth, N.H. Purchase, 1916. Collection material in English. MSS96313 1 item.

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Division of the North
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Catalog Record

    Theodore Atkinson diary, Catalog Record Only

    Open to research. Diary (circa 100 pages) of Atkinson's journey (1724 January 15-May 14) to Canada on a diplomatic mission to Gov. Vaudreuil relating to problems with Indians and violations of the Treaty of Utrecht; contains descriptions of his travels through New York, meetings with Indians in New York and Canada, and meetings with French colonial officials in Canada. Also, diary of Atkinson's journey ...

    • Contributor: Atkinson, Theodore
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Catalog Record

    Ebenezer Adams orderly book, Catalog Record Only

    Open to research. Orderly book (69 pages) kept by Adams between 1776 July 15-October 12 for the 20th Continental Regiment under Colonel John Durkee serving in Fort Constitution, N.H., Paulus Hook, N.J., and New York state. Includes personal accounts, 1778-1793. Transfer, U.S. Pension Office, 1909. Army officer. Collection material in English. Forms part of: Miscellaneous Manuscripts collection. MSS809 1 item.

    • Contributor: Adams, Ebenezer
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Catalog Record

    Ebenezer Hazard collection, Catalog Record Only

    Open to research. Correspondence, historical notes, transcripts, legal papers, scrapbooks, and other papers collected by Hazard for a partially published documentary history of the U.S. The collection relates chiefly to such topics as the Stamp Act, Plymouth Colony, colonial Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Maine, and the British occupation of New York City during the Revolution; it also includes records of the United Colonies of ...

    • Contributor: Hazard, Ebenezer
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Catalog Record

    Molly Goodrich papers, Catalog Record Only

    Open to research. Journal and extracts (1805 Jan. 1-l83l Jan. 24) relating to Shaker life and activities in Ohio, Kentucky, and Tennessee. Includes accounts of travels eastward from Ohio to New Lebanon, N.Y., and Shaker communities in Massachusetts, Connecticut, and New Hampshire, persecutions suffered by the sect, and a visit (1819) at South Union, Ky., by President James Monroe and Gen. Andrew Jackson. Microfilm ...

    • Contributor: Goodrich, Molly
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Catalog Record

    Stephen Collins and Son (Philadelphia, Pa.) records, Catalog Record Only

    Open to research. Correspondence, account books, ledgers, journals, daybooks, waste books, and other records of the mercantile firm of Stephen Collins and Son, Philadelphia, Pa. Also includes business records of William Barrell, merchant of Portsmouth, N.H., and Philadelphia, Pa., and of Solomon Fussell, merchant of Philadelphia, Pa. Topics include economic conditions in New York. Correspondents include merchants William Neate, Neate's son-in-law, Henry Chapman, and ...

    • Contributor: Stephen Collins and Son (Philadelphia, Pa.)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Catalog Record

    Meshech Weare family papers, Catalog Record Only

    Open to research. Correspondence, indentures, receipts, muster rolls, notebook, and other papers of Meshech Weare and members of the Weare (Ware) family, including his grandfather Nathaniel Weare (1631-1718), his father Nathaniel Weare (1669-1755), his uncle Peter Weare (b. 1660), and Richard Weare (d. 1777). Topics in the papers include Meshech Weare's duties with the New Hampshire militia, superior court, and council; various New Hampshire ...

    • Contributor: Weare, Meshech
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Catalog Record

    William Pirie papers, Catalog Record Only

    Open to research. General (1869-1897) and some family correspondence, congressional reports (1889-1897), accounts and records (1883-1899), account books (8 v., 1876-1900), architectural notebooks (4 v.), memorandum books (3 v.), architectural plans and sketches, blueprints, time records, printed material, photographs, and other records, concerning granite used in construction of the Library of Congress Main Building. Names represented include Bernard R. Green of the Office of ...

    • Contributor: Pirie, William
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material