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  • John Adams Kingsbury papers, 1841-1966

    Social worker and social reformer. Includes correspondence, journals and diaries, family papers, autobiographical material, travel notes, manuscripts of Kingsbury's books, speeches and articles, news releases, legal and financial papers and documents his activities as a social reformer and public health advocate such as his efforts to improve the conditions of public institutions in New York and Eastern European relief work.

    • Contributor: Kingsbury, John Adams
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1841
  • Joseph Hodges Choate papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, letterbooks, addresses, lectures, legal memoranda, scrapbooks, printed matter, memorabilia, and other papers relating chiefly to Choate's service as U.S. ambassador to Great Britain, law practice in New York, N.Y., student days at Harvard University, and charitable work in New York; and to Choate family affairs. Documents his service as delegate to the International Peace Conference at the Hague, Netherlands, in 1907; chairman of ...

    • Contributor: Choate, Joseph Hodges
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • 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
  • Harrington Putnam papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Notebooks relating to Putnam's career as justice of the Supreme Court of New York and to cases heard by the court. Also includes an index of evidence and correspondence with Sir G.G. Greenwood pertaining to Shakespeare scholarship.

    • Contributor: Putnam, Harrington
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • McCook family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, journals, diaries, scrapbooks, printed matter, memorabilia, photographs, and other papers relating to the Ohio family of "Fighting McCooks" which became prominent through the service of fifteen of its sons in the Civil War. The McCooks were active in legal, military, and political affairs. The bulk of the collection concerns the military and political career of Anson G. McCook, U.S. representative from New York, ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Walt Whitman papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, literary manuscripts, family papers, printed matter, and miscellany relating to Whitman's life and work. Includes a printed copy of "O Captain! My Captain!" with Whitman's handwritten corrections. Correspondence with Abraham Leech relates to Whitman's life as a schoolteacher in Woodbury and Whitestone, Long Island, N.Y.; his views on small-town life; and his support for the Democratic Party and it's candidate, Martin Van Buren, ...

    • Contributor: Whitman, Walt - Diggins, E. F. - Furness, Clifton Joseph - Leech, Abraham
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Major League Tassa

    Major League Tassa performs Indo-Caribbean drumming and dance from Queens, New York, as part of the Homegrown Concert Series sponsored by the American Folklife Center.

    • Contributor: Tassa, Major League
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2008-01-31
  • Harry Frank Guggenheim papers, 1900-1972

    Businessman, diplomat, newspaper publisher, philanthropist, and horseman. Correspondence and subject files documenting Guggenheim's career in business and publishing, philanthropic and civic activities, and special interests in horse racing and aviation.

    • Contributor: Guggenheim, Harry Frank
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1900
  • Benjamin Helm Bristow papers, 1839-1932

    Army officer, lawyer, United States secretary of the treasury, and solicitor general. Correspondence, speeches, biographical material, newspaper clippings, pamphlets, other printed material, and photographs relating primarily to Bristow's service as solicitor general and secretary of the treasury in the administrations of Ulysses S. Grant and to his New York City law firm. Includes a letterpress book of incoming and outgoing correspondence of the commissioner ...

    • Contributor: Bristow, Benjamin Helm
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1839
  • Printmaking Workshop records, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, subject files, printmaking exhibition files, print listings and catalogs, publicity material, general office files, financial records, photographs, and other records documenting the efforts of the workshop to provide studio space, equipment, instruction, gallery space, and community to artists in printmaking and related fields.

    • Contributor: Printmaking Workshop - Robert Hamilton Blackburn Printmaking Workshop Core Collection and Archives (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Benjamin Titus Roberts family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Family and general correspondence, diaries, notebooks, speeches and writings, and other papers of Benjamin Titus Roberts and members of his family: his wife, Ellen Lois Stowe Roberts, his sons, lawyer George Lane Roberts and clergyman Benson Howard Roberts, and their wives, Anna A. Rice Roberts and Emma Sellew Roberts, respectively. Topics include family and domestic matters; Benjamin Titus Roberts's work and association with the ...

    • Contributor: Roberts, Benjamin Titus
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • George B. McClellan papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, diary of military experiences in World War I, lectures, writings, subject files, printed matter, scrapbooks kept as a student at Princeton, printed matter, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to McClellan's political career as a public official in New York City and as U.S. representative from New York. Includes correspondence, of McClellan's parents, George Brinton McClellan and Ellen Marcy McClellan. Other correspondents include ...

    • Contributor: McClellan, George (George Brinton)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • James A. Emanuel papers, 1922-1995

    Poet and educator. Appointment calendars, biographical material, correspondence, poems, interviews, material relating to poetry festivals and readings, anthologies and collections, subject files, teaching material, textbooks, and writings by others relating primarily to Emanuel's career.

    • Contributor: Emanuel, James A.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1922
  • John Vachon papers, 1913-1995

    Photographer. Correspondence, family papers, writings, and miscellaneous material relating primarily to Vachon's career as a photographer with the Farm Security Administration, Office of War Information, and Look magazine.

    • Contributor: Vachon, John
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1913
  • Victor S. Clark papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, reports on countries and regions, notes, family papers, clippings, and other papers pertaining primarily to Clark's career as an economist and author. Documents his work as trustee of the Institute of Current World Affairs, member of the Board of Research Associates in American Economic History of the Carnegie Institution of Washington, arbitrator on railroad cases with the U.S. Bureau of Mediation, and member ...

    • Contributor: Clark, Victor S.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • W.W. Corcoran papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, letterpress books, financial records, newspaper clippings, printed matter, and other papers relating primarily to Corcoran's business and banking interests and philanthropic efforts. Documents his involvement with the brokerage and banking firms, Corcoran & Riggs, Washington, D.C.; Riggs and Co, New York, N.Y.; Bank of America; and Wilson, Colston & Co., Baltimore, Md. Also documents his investment ventures in the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad ...

    • Contributor: Corcoran, W. W. (William Wilson) - Corcoran, Thomas
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Daniel Edgar Sickles papers, 1821-1918

    United States Army officer, United States representative from New York and diplomat. Correspondence, speeches, documents, legal and financial papers, clippings, and printed matter, including drafts of reports to the secretary of state while Sickles was serving as minister to Spain (1869-1873) relating, in part, to the Cuban Insurrection and to the Virginius affair. Other topics include service as chairman (1868-1912) of the New York ...

    • Contributor: Sickles, Daniel Edgar
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1821
  • Hamilton Fish papers, 1732-1914

    Congressman, senator, governor, and secretary of state. Correspondence, journals, diaries, subject files, scrapbooks, printed matter, and other papers relating chiefly to Fish's service as secretary of state under Ulysses S. Grant, as a member of Congress, and governor of New York.

    • Contributor: Fish, Hamilton
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1732
  • Herman K. Crofoot collection of Francis Elias Spinner papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, scrapbooks, autographs, clippings, printed matter, photographs, and other papers chiefly concerning Spinner's service as U. S. representative from New York and U.S. treasurer. Includes letterbook of letters written by Spinner while he was cashier of the Mohawk Valley Bank; a diary of his father, John Peter Spinner; and an Alexander Hamilton letter, 1792. Other correspondents include John Allison, George S. Boutwell, Schuyler Colfax, ...

    • Contributor: Spinner, Francis Elias - Crofoot, Herman K. - Spinner, John Peter
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • 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 - Collection
    • Date: 1728
  • William L. Marcy papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, commonplace book, diary (1831-1857), draft of an autobiography, drafts of diplomatic dispatches, drafts in Marcy's handwriting of presidential messages to Congress (1854-1856), and other papers relating to Marcy which were collected and compiled by Henry Barrett Learned. Materials cover such topics as Marcy's career as a member of the cabinets of presidents James K. Polk and Franklin Pierce; New York state and national ...

    • Contributor: Marcy, William L.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Harrington Putnam papers, 1909-1928

    Jurist. Notes concerning cases before the Supreme Court of the State of New York, 1909-1913, and correspondence with Sir Granville George Greenwood, 1924-1928.

    • Contributor: Putnam, Harrington
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1909
  • W. Averell Harriman papers, 1869-1988

    Diplomat, entrepreneur, philanthropist, and politician. Correspondence, memoranda, family papers, business records, diplomatic accounts, speeches, statements and writings, photographs, and other papers documenting Harriman's career in business, finance, politics, and public service, particularly during the Franklin Roosevelt, Truman, Kennedy, Johnson, and Carter presidential administrations.

    • Contributor: Harriman, W. Averell (William Averell) - Harriman, W. Averell
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1869
  • Jacob A. Riis papers, 1870-1990

    Journalist, author, and humanitarian. Correspondence, drafts and printed copies of articles, speeches and lectures, and other material relating chiefly to Riis's work as a journalist and author.

    • Contributor: Riis, Jacob A. (Jacob August) - Riis, Jacob A.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1870
  • Edwards Pierrepont papers, 1847-1900

    Lawyer of New York, N.Y., United States attorney general, and ambassador to Great Britain. Correspondence, legal papers, speeches, articles, reports, newspaper clippings, cancelled checks, and printed matter, relating chiefly to Pierrepont's legal career in New York, N.Y. Includes letters from Hamilton Fish (1808-1893) and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1849-1936).

    • Contributor: Pierrepont, Edwards
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1847