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  • Blair family papers, 1755-1968

    Blair family papers, 1755-1968

    Prominent family in nineteenth century national politics. Correspondence, speeches and writings, legal files, financial records, historical research files, printed matter, and estate records documenting principally the careers of Francis Preston Blair, journalist ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • William Wirt papers, 1802-1858

    William Wirt papers, 1802-1858

    Lawyer, politician, U. S. attorney general, and biographer. Correspondence, writings, and printed matter pertaining to Wirt's family and career as a lawyer, politician, and author.

    • Contributor: Wirt, William
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. Presbytery of Washington City records, 1823-1950

    Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. Presbytery of Washington Ci...

    Regional association of Presbyterian churches in Washington, D.C., and vicinity in Virginia and Maryland. Proceedings of the Presbytery of Washington City and its predecessors, the Presbytery of the District of Columbia and ...

    • Contributor: Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. Presbytery of Washington City
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • F.W. Lander and J.M. Lander papers, Catalog Record

    F.W. Lander and J.M. Lander papers,

    Open to research. Correspondence, writings, military dispatches and telegrams, notes, reports, scrapbooks, printed matter, maps, and other papers relating chiefly to Lander's activities surveying and exploring overland routes through the West and ...

    • Contributor: Lander, F. W.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Daniel Read Larned papers, 1861-1878

    Daniel Read Larned papers, 1861-1878

    Army officer and private secretary to General Ambrose Everett Burnside. Correspondence and other material concerning campaigns by the Union Army in North Carolina and Virginia and Burnside's relationship with other generals.

    • Contributor: Larned, Daniel Read
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Fitz-John Porter papers, 1830-1949

    Fitz-John Porter papers, 1830-1949

    Army officer and public official in New York, N.Y., and New Jersey. Correspondence, telegrams, reports, memoranda, writings, autobiographical and biographical material, maps, scrapbooks, printed matter, and miscellany largely concerning Porter's court-martial and ...

    • Contributor: Porter, Fitz John
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • George Brinton McClellan papers, 1783-1898

    George Brinton McClellan papers, 1783-1898

    Army officer and governor of New Jersey. Correspondence, diaries, military papers, memoranda, telegrams, notes, writings, printed copies of speeches, articles, and books relating primarily to McClellan's Civil War service, particularly the Yorktown ...

    • Contributor: McClellan, George Brinton
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Feamster family papers, 1794-1967

    Feamster family papers, 1794-1967

    Members of the Feamster (Feemster) family. Diaries, notebooks, correspondence, financial and legal papers, writings, and miscellaneous material illustrating the activities of four interrelated families from 1794 to 1967 whose members were engaged ...

    • Contributor: Cary, Charles William - Feamster, Claudius Newman - Feamster, Felix Claudius - Feamster, Martha Alderson - Feamster, Robert Cantrell - Feamster, Samuel William Newman - Feamster, Thomas L.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Joseph Bloomfield Osborn papers, 1862-1865

    Joseph Bloomfield Osborn papers, 1862-1865

    Soldier and sailor. Mainly Civil War correspondence of Osborn, who served in Company F, 26th New Jersey Volunteer Infantry and in the U.S. Navy, together with a diary and biographical sketch of ...

    • Contributor: Osborn, Joseph Bloomfield
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • John Thompson Ford papers, 1809-1960

    John Thompson Ford papers, 1809-1960

    Theater executive and dramatist. Correspondence, playbooks, playbills, subject files, scrapbooks, and other papers relating to Ford's life and work as a theater manager in Baltimore, Maryland, and Washington, D.C., in the last ...

    • Contributor: Ford, John Thompson
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Lewis H. Machen family papers, 1802-1938

    Lewis H. Machen family papers, 1802-1938

    Clerk of the United States Senate and farmer of Fairfax County, Virginia. Chiefly family correspondence of Lewis H. Machen relating to personal matters and national politics prior to the Civil War, especially ...

    • Contributor: Machen, Lewis H. (Lewis Henry) - Machen, Lewis H.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Keidel family papers, 1821-1937

    Keidel family papers, 1821-1937

    Letters from Northern prisons and Civil War records of Herman F. Keidel, biographical material relating to Louis J. Keidel, family letters from the second generation of the Keidel family in America, and ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Christiancy and Pickett families' papers, 1835-1998

    Christiancy and Pickett families' papers, 1835-1998

    Families related by the marriage of George E. Pickett (1864-1911) to Ida Elizabeth Christiancy in 1891. Correspondence, diary, military certificates, notebooks, genealogical material and other papers relating to the Christiancy and Pickett ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Nathaniel Prentiss Banks papers, 1829-1911

    Nathaniel Prentiss Banks papers, 1829-1911

    United States representative, governor of Massachusetts, and army officer. Family and general correspondence, diaries and notebooks, letterbooks, military papers, speeches and writings, scrapbooks, clippings, printed matter, and miscellany relating chiefly to Banks's ...

    • Contributor: Banks, Nathaniel Prentiss
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Ezra Ayers Carman papers, 1861-1909

    Ezra Ayers Carman papers, 1861-1909

    United States Army officer, civil servant, and author. Holograph drafts of chapters, plus maps, correspondence, newspaper clippings, notes, and printed matter comprising Carman's book file for his history of the American Civil ...

    • Contributor: Carman, Ezra Ayers
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Ward family papers, 1831-1904

    Ward family papers, 1831-1904

    Family from Richmond County, Virginia. Correspondence, broadsides, songs, financial records, printed matter, and other papers of William Norvell Ward, Episcopal clergyman and Confederate soldier, and members of his family including material relating ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Singing and Praying Bands concert collection, Catalog Record

    Singing and Praying Bands concert collection,

    "Cosponsored with the Kennedy Center Millennium Stage." Singing and Praying Bands, a cappella vocals; Jonathan David, introduction. Recorded in the Coolidge Auditorium, Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress on August 23, 2012 ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2012
  • Shelby family papers, Catalog Record

    Shelby family papers,

    Open to research. Correspondence, memoranda, legal and financial records, military records, genealogical data, and other papers relating primarily to Evan Shelby, soldier and frontiersman, and to his son, Isaac Shelby, soldier and ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Frank Alden Hill genealogical collection, 1627-1897

    Frank Alden Hill genealogical collection, 1627-1897

    Lawyer and genealogist. Copies of legal and genealogical records, and pedigree charts and heraldic crests relating to the Hill, Lawrence, Townley, Stephens, and Hathaway families, from documents contained in American and European ...

    • Contributor: Hill, Frank Alden
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Benjamin F. Butler papers, 1778-1929

    Benjamin F. Butler papers, 1778-1929

    Army officer, state legislator and U.S. representative from Massachusetts, governor of Massachusetts, and military governor of New Orleans. Correspondence, letterbooks, order books, reports, notebooks, newspaper clippings, and other papers concerning Butler's Civil ...

    • Contributor: Butler, Benjamin F. (Benjamin Franklin) - Butler, Benjamin F.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • William D. Wilkins papers, 1847-1863

    William D. Wilkins papers, 1847-1863

    United States Army officer and lawyer. Correspondence, diary, and newspaper clippings relating to Wilkins's service in the Mexican War and the Civil War.

    • Contributor: Wilkins, William D. (William Duncan) - Wilkins, William D.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Robert Carter papers, 1685-1828

    Robert Carter papers, 1685-1828

    Tobacco planter and iron manufacturer. Correspondence, memorandum books, account books, and religious writings relating primarily to the operation of Nomini Hall in Westmoreland County, Va., other Virginia estates, shipment of tobacco, the ...

    • Contributor: Carter, Robert
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Shelby family papers, 1738-1916

    Shelby family papers, 1738-1916

    Correspondence, memoranda, legal and financial papers, military records, genealogical data, and memorabilia relating mainly to Evan Shelby, soldier and frontiersman, and to his son, Isaac Shelby, soldier and political leader, providing a ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Robert Mills papers, 1804-1862

    Robert Mills papers, 1804-1862

    Architect and engineer. Correspondence, bills, receipts, plans, drawings, sketches, reports, notebooks, and printed matter relating mainly to Mills's designs for public buildings in Washington, D.C., and to his duties as architect of ...

    • Contributor: Mills, Robert
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • John Leeds Bozman family papers, 1688-1883

    John Leeds Bozman family papers, 1688-1883

    Historian and lawyer of Maryland. Correspondence and other material pertaining to John Leeds Bozman, John Leeds Kerr, John Bozman Kerr, J. S. Bozman, William Vans Murray, Daniel Carroll (1730-1796), and others.

    • Contributor: Bozman, John Leeds
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Florence Deakins Becker papers, 1891-1963

    Florence Deakins Becker papers, 1891-1963

    Nurse and volunteer worker. Correspondence, diaries, family papers, subject files, speeches and writings, scrapbooks, and other papers relating principally to Becker's volunteer activities on behalf of various health and medical causes, especially ...

    • Contributor: Becker, Florence Deakins
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • John Glassford and Company records, 1743-1886

    John Glassford and Company records, 1743-1886

    Mercantile firm. Ledgers, journals, daybooks, inventories, cashbooks, and letterbooks of the various mercantile firms in Maryland and Virginia representing or succeeding the Glasgow, Scotland, firm of John Glassford and Company in the ...

    • Contributor: John Glassford and Company
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Hugh T. Taggart collection relating to the District of Columbia and Maryland, 1751-1889

    Hugh T. Taggart collection relating to the District of Columb...

    United States district attorney. Correspondence, letterbooks, daybooks, minutes, notebooks, accounts, invoices, financial records, broadside, and printed matter collected by Hugh T. Taggart relating to the survey, sale, and assessment of property in ...

    • Contributor: Taggart, Hugh T. (Hugh Thomas) - Taggart, Hugh T.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • George Montfort Gilchrist family papers, 1854-1921

    George Montfort Gilchrist family papers, 1854-1921

    Correspondence, school records, literary and commencement programs, poetry, and Gilpin family genealogical material. Much of the correspondence is between Gilchrist, who served with the 3rd Indiana Cavalry in Maryland, Pennsylvania, and Virginia ...

    • Contributor: Gilchrist, George Montfort
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Chandler B. Gillam papers, 1850-1919

    Chandler B. Gillam papers, 1850-1919

    Soldier and farmer. Correspondence, a diary, a journal, a photograph, family papers, writings, and other papers relating chiefly to Gillam's Civil War service with the Twenty-eighth New York Infantry Regiment, United States ...

    • Contributor: Gillam, Chandler B.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • James Jenkins Gillette papers, 1857-1884

    James Jenkins Gillette papers, 1857-1884

    U.S. Army officer, U.S. Army commissioner of subsistence, and U.S. commissioner of claims from Mobile, Alabama. Correspondence, military papers, receipts, court records, and a docket book relating to Gillette's military service and ...

    • Contributor: Gillette, James Jenkins
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Lewis H. Machen family papers, Catalog Record

    Lewis H. Machen family papers,

    Open to research. Chiefly family correspondence of Lewis H. Machen, relating to personal matters and to national politics prior to the Civil War, especially slavery and the Compromise of 1850, and mentioning ...

    • Contributor: Machen, Lewis H.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Samuel Smith family papers, 1772-1911

    Samuel Smith family papers, 1772-1911

    Army officer and statesman. Correspondence, letterbooks, military and political papers, and miscellaneous material relating to Samuel Smith's forty years in Congress, his military career, and the history and politics of Maryland. Includes ...

    • Contributor: Smith, Samuel
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Ward family papers, Catalog Record

    Ward family papers,

    Open to research. Correspondence, broadsides, songs, financial papers, printed matter, and other papers of William Norvell Ward and members of his family. Includes material relating to the Civil War, particularly the Peninsular, ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Mary Sheppard Burton collection, 1993-2006

    Mary Sheppard Burton collection, 1993-2006

    The collection contains hooked rugs and documentation of the craftsmanship of rug hooking artist, Mary Sheppard Burton, of Germantown, Maryland. Her Tell Me 'Bout Series consists of 12 rugs created between 1993 ...

    • Contributor: Burton, Mary Sheppard - Lindahl, Carl - Austen, Theadocia Millich
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • 1977 Neptune Plaza Concert Series collection, 1977

    1977 Neptune Plaza Concert Series collection, 1977

    Documentation of the monthly 1977 Neptune Concert Series, which consists of manuscript materials, sound recordings, and photographs of performers of bluegrass music, country music, blues music, Andean music, Cajun music, and Missouri ...

    • Contributor: Jackson, John - Politte, Joe - Reed, Ola Belle - Boggs, Lindy
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Blair family papers, Catalog Record

    Blair family papers,

    Open to research. Restrictions may apply to unprocessed material. Correspondence, diaries, lectures and speeches, financial and legal papers, military papers, biographical and genealogical data, printed material, and other papers of various Blair ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • 1983 Neptune Plaza Concert Series collection, 1983

    1983 Neptune Plaza Concert Series collection, 1983

    The collection consists of manuscript materials, sound recordings, and photographs documenting the performance of blues music, Cambodian classical dance, bluegrass music, country-western music, Armenian music, cowboy songs, Piedmont country blues music and ...

    • Contributor: Jackson, John - Jackson, James - Sarkisian, Leo - Ohrlin, Glenn - Holloway, Quentin - Holeman, John Dee - Michael, Edd
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • W.W. Corcoran papers, 1791-1896

    W.W. Corcoran papers, 1791-1896

    Financier and philanthropist. Correspondence, letterpress books, financial papers, newspaper clippings, printed matter, and other papers relating primarily to Corcoran's business and banking interests and philanthropic efforts.

    • Contributor: Corcoran, W. W. (William Wilson) - Corcoran, W. W.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • The Mary Sheppard Burton Collection (American Folklife Center of the Library of Congress)

    The Mary Sheppard Burton Collection (American Folklife Center...

    The Mary Sheppard Burton Collection was acquired by the American Folklife Center in March 2006. The centerpiece of the collection is a set of 12 beautiful hooked rugs made by Maryland artist ...

    • Original Format: Web Pages - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Donald Benham Civil War collection, 1806-1916

    Donald Benham Civil War collection, 1806-1916

    Collector. Correspondence, financial and legal records, military orders and records, speeches, and miscellaneous items comprising the Civil War collection of Donald Benham.

    • Contributor: Benham, Donald
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • M. Shuler diary, Catalog Record

    M. Shuler diary,

    Open to research. Two volume diary (1862 June 11-December 12) kept by Shuler while serving with the 33rd Virginia Infantry Regiment, Confederate States Army, during the Peninsular, Second Bull Run, Antietam, and ...

    • Contributor: Shuler, M.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • E.N. Gilpin papers, Catalog Record

    E.N. Gilpin papers,

    Open to research. Union army officer. Diary (1865 Mar. 6-June 15) kept by Gilpin while serving with the 3rd Iowa Cavalry under the command of Gens. Emory Upton and James Harrison Wilson ...

    • Contributor: Gilpin, E. N.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Chesapeake and Ohio Canal Company records, Catalog Record

    Chesapeake and Ohio Canal Company records,

    Open to research. Volume (59 pages) containing copied extracts (1836 June 6-1839 May 11) of the meetings of the stockholders of the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal Company, with Peter Force, mayor of ...

    • Contributor: Chesapeake and Ohio Canal Company
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Charlotte Browne journal, Catalog Record

    Charlotte Browne journal,

    Open to research. Journal (1754 Nov. 17-1757 Aug. 4) of a voyage from London to Virginia, pertaining to incidents at Hampton and Fort Cumberland, Va., Frederick Town, Md., Philadelphia, Pa., and New ...

    • Contributor: Browne, Charlotte
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Carrie White Avery biography and genealogical records, Catalog Record

    Carrie White Avery biography and genealogical records,

    Open to research. Genealogical records (4 volumes) from public and family cemeteries in Virginia, Maryland, and District of Columbia, church windows, family Bibles, and private papers. Also includes biography and genealogy of ...

    • Contributor: Avery, Carrie White
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Journal of a French traveler in the colonies, Catalog Record

    Journal of a French traveler in the colonies,

    Open to research. Journal (79 pages; 1764 December 4-1765 September 7) by an unidentified Frenchman traveling through Jamaica, Cuba, North Carolina, Virginia, Maryland, Philadelphia and New York. Of particular note are the ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • John Martin papers, Catalog Record

    John Martin papers,

    Open to research. Chiefly correspondence of Martin during his Civil War service as a soldier and musician in the 116th New York Infantry Regiment. Discusses regimental operations in Louisiana especially during the ...

    • Contributor: Martin, John
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Clarence E. Bailey correspondence, Catalog Record

    Clarence E. Bailey correspondence,

    Open to research. Chiefly correspondence of Bailey addressed to his family during his service with the 129th Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment, U.S. Army. Bailey notes movements of the regiment; details of skirmishes and ...

    • Contributor: Bailey, Clarence E.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Nathaniel Hayden family papers, Catalog Record

    Nathaniel Hayden family papers,

    Open to research. Merchant and businessman. Consists of letters of the Hayden family of Connecticut, relating principally to family matters, to the Gregg & Hayden Cotton Mill industry at Granitville, S.C., and ...

    • Contributor: Hayden, Nathaniel
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Autobiography of Charles W. Squires, Catalog Record

    Autobiography of Charles W. Squires,

    Open to research. Autobiography entitled, "The Last of Lee's Battle Line," chiefly relating to Squires's experiences as a Confederate army officer serving in Maryland, Gettysburg, Pa., Petersburg and Richmond, Va., Louisiana, and ...

    • Contributor: Squires, Charles W.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • John Brown journal and orderly book, Catalog Record

    John Brown journal and orderly book,

    Open to research. Orderly and memorandum book kept by Brown while serving with the First North Carolina Regiment, U.S. Continental Army, consisting of general and regimental orders issued on the march from ...

    • Contributor: Brown, John
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Sidney Morris Davis memoirs, Catalog Record

    Sidney Morris Davis memoirs,

    Open to research. Holograph manuscript by Davis recounting his Civil War service as a Union cavalryman in Company F of the Sixth Cavalry from 1861 to 1864. Topics include camp life; military ...

    • Contributor: Davis, Sidney Morris
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Gilbert Thompson journal, Catalog Record

    Gilbert Thompson journal,

    Open to research. Journal (1861-1864) of Thompson's Civil War experiences in Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, D.C., while serving as a topographical engineer in the Engineer Battalion, U.S. Army of the Potomac. Includes ...

    • Contributor: Thompson, Gilbert
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • James Kennedy papers, Catalog Record

    James Kennedy papers,

    Open to research. Chiefly letters received by Kennedy from merchants in Baltimore, Charleston, New York, Philadelphia, and Richmond. Correspondents include Robert Lenox, Charles McKenna, John Read, Jr., Francis Wainwright, and John Wickham. ...

    • Contributor: Kennedy, James
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Simon Smith diary and account book, Catalog Record

    Simon Smith diary and account book,

    Open to research. Diary kept by Smith, during his service in the 153rd Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment, describing troop movements in Pennsylvania, Maryland, and Virginia, and the Battle of Chancellorsville, Chancellorsville, Va. Smith ...

    • Contributor: Smith, Simon
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Alex Kellam collection, Catalog Record

    Alex Kellam collection,

    Alex Kellam was born October 9, 1908 in Rhodes Point, Smith Island, Maryland. During World War II he was a member of the U.S. Coast Guard Reserve and a shipfitter. From 1946 ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1977
  • Isaac Hallock papers, Catalog Record

    Isaac Hallock papers,

    Open to research. Correspondence, journals, financial papers, orders, and printed matter relating primarily to Hallock's visits to China while serving with the merchant marine and as a private in the 13th New ...

    • Contributor: Hallock, Isaac
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Marsena Rudolph Patrick journals, Catalog Record

    Marsena Rudolph Patrick journals,

    Open to research. Journals kept by Patrick while serving in the Union Army. Documents his role in the 2nd Battle of Bull Run, Va., (1862); the Maryland Campaign (1862); the Battle of ...

    • Contributor: Patrick, Marsena Rudolph
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • John Carvel Arnold papers, Catalog Record

    John Carvel Arnold papers,

    Open to research. Principally correspondence of Arnold with his wife, Mary Ann, while he served in the 49th Regiment of Pennsylvania Infantry and Mrs. Arnold's correspondence with their children, concerning his views ...

    • Contributor: Arnold, John Carvel
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Logbook of the ship Fernandina, Catalog Record

    Logbook of the ship Fernandina,

    Open to research. Logbook of the ship Fernandina, commanded by Browne, recording its voyages and participation in the blockade of Wilmington, N.C. (1861-1862) and other North Carolina ports as part of the ...

    • Contributor: Browne, George W.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Gist family papers, Catalog Record

    Gist family papers,

    Open to research. Includes letters (1776-1778) of John McClure and William Sterett to Mordecai Gist relating to the Revolution in Maryland; letters (1847-1853) of W. W. H. Gist while serving in the ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Charles H. Boyce papers, Catalog Record

    Charles H. Boyce papers,

    Open to research. A history of the 28th Regiment, New York State Volunteers. Relates to military activities in Maryland, Virginia, and West Virginia during the Civil War. Also includes several reunion badges ...

    • Contributor: Boyce, Charles H.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Sarah Hall geography copybook, Catalog Record

    Sarah Hall geography copybook,

    Open to research. Geography copybook (32 pages) kept by Hall containing descriptions of southern states and territories including Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Virginia; "Spanish Dominions" ...

    • Contributor: Hall, Sarah
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Orrin E. Hine papers, Catalog Record

    Orrin E. Hine papers,

    Open to research. Military correspondence, telegrams, special orders, and other papers of Capt. Hine who was stationed in Washington, D.C., during the Civil War, and served in the Quartermaster's Dept., relating chiefly ...

    • Contributor: Hine, Orrin E.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • William Pirie papers, Catalog Record

    William Pirie papers,

    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 ...

    • Contributor: Pirie, William
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Aaron B. Tompkins correspondence, Catalog Record

    Aaron B. Tompkins correspondence,

    Open to research. Letters written by Tompkins to his mother and sister while serving in the 1st New Jersey Cavalry Regiment in Virginia and Maryland during the Civil War. Mentions George Armstrong ...

    • Contributor: Tompkins, Aaron B.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Thomas P. Wagner papers, Catalog Record

    Thomas P. Wagner papers,

    Open to research. Chiefly letters written by Wagner to his family while serving with the 142nd Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment in Civil War campaigns in Maryland and Virginia. Includes letters received by Wagner ...

    • Contributor: Wagner, Thomas P.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Genealogy collection. Catalog Record

    Genealogy collection.

    Open to research. Correspondence, copies of wills, Bible and tombstone records, genealogical notes, biographical sketches, memorandum books, and printed matter. Correspondence relates primarily to genealogical research on the Goff, Gray, Hewitt, Johnston, ...

    • Contributor: Porter, Eunice R.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • John Brown diary, Catalog Record

    John Brown diary,

    Open to research. Typewritten transcript of a diary kept by Brown during his trip to North Carolina as a representative of a syndicate of land speculators from Pennyslvania in order to enter ...

    • Contributor: Brown, John
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Wilson Barstow papers, Catalog Record

    Wilson Barstow papers,

    Open to research. Letters written by Barstow from Baltimore, Md., Fort Monroe, Va., and New York, N.Y., chiefly to his sister, Elizabeth Stoddard, relating to his activities during the Civil War. Gift, ...

    • Contributor: Barstow, Wilson
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Anderson family papers, Catalog Record

    Anderson family papers,

    Open to research. Correspondence (1854-1895) of the Anderson and Moler (Mohler) families of Anderson County, Kan., and Ohio, relating to farming and to family matters; correspondence (1915-1931) of Cora W. (Anderson) Du ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Alonzo Ameli papers, Catalog Record

    Alonzo Ameli papers,

    Open to research. Chiefly correspondence between Ameli and his brother, Peter Ameli, relating to Alonzo Ameli's Civil War service with the 5th New York Infantry Regiment, also known as Duryée's Zouaves (Duryea's ...

    • Contributor: Ameli, Alonzo
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • James Edward Shortelle family papers, Catalog Record

    James Edward Shortelle family papers,

    Open to research. Chiefly letters of Shortelle while a cadet at the United States Military Academy in 1866 and of his brother, Robert P. Shortelle, who served with the 6th Pennsylvania Infantry ...

    • Contributor: Shortelle, James Edward
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Alexander Balmain papers, Catalog Record

    Alexander Balmain papers,

    Open to research. Volume consisting of Balmain's accounts while serving as the rector of Frederick Parish, Winchester, Va., following the American Revolution; register of baptisms, marriages, and funerals 1783-1819; lists of subscribers ...

    • Contributor: Balmain, Alexander
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Samuel Vaughan diary, Catalog Record

    Samuel Vaughan diary,

    Open to research. Diary (1787 June 18-September 4) kept by Vaughan on a trip through Virginia, Maryland, and Pennsylvania to Fort Pitt. The volume (44 pages) also includes maps, later notes on ...

    • Contributor: Vaughan, Samuel
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Tench Tilghman papers, Catalog Record

    Tench Tilghman papers,

    Open to research. Business letters of Tench Tilghman & Co., of Baltimore, with William Hemsley and with Willing, Morris & Swanwick, of Philadelphia. The correspondence relates to the tobacco and wheat trade ...

    • Contributor: Tilghman, Tench
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Theodore Talbot papers, Catalog Record

    Theodore Talbot papers,

    Open to research. Diaries (1843-1852) relating chiefly to Oregon Trail exploration (1843-1844) with John C. Frémont's second expedition; a journey (1848-1849) from New York to Oregon Territory via Rio de Janeiro, Valparaiso, ...

    • Contributor: Talbot, Theodore
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • William Hamilton papers, Catalog Record

    William Hamilton papers,

    Open to research. Principally Hamilton's letters to his mother, Mrs. Hugh Hamilton, in Harrisburg, Pa., and to his brother, A. Boyd Hamilton, during Hamilton's service as a private in the Army of ...

    • Contributor: Hamilton, William
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Dennis Tuttle papers, Catalog Record

    Dennis Tuttle papers,

    Open to research. Chiefly letters from Tuttle to his wife, Anna, during his Civil War service as quartermaster with the 20th Indiana Infantry Regiment, U.S. Army of the Potomac. Tuttle provides detailed ...

    • Contributor: Tuttle, Dennis
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Charles H. Collis papers, Catalog Record

    Charles H. Collis papers,

    Open to research. Volume containing morning reports (1861 August 25-1862 May 21) for Collis's company of Zouaves d'Afrique (later to become Co. A of the 114th Pennsylvania) in Maryland and Virginia. Purchase, ...

    • Contributor: Collis, Charles H. T.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • John Cumiskey papers, Catalog Record

    John Cumiskey papers,

    Open to research. AlsS written by Cumiskey to his wife, Rose Cumiskey, during his Civil War service with Company I, 17th Connecticut Infantry Regiment. Cumiskey describes conditions and activities of his company ...

    • Contributor: Cumiskey, John
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Charles Fenton Mercer correspondence, Catalog Record

    Charles Fenton Mercer correspondence,

    Open to research. Letter (1825) and correspondence (1832) regarding loans for the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal. Includes an ALS (1832 December 25) from John Peter Van Ness to Phineas Janney pertaining to ...

    • Contributor: Mercer, Charles Fenton
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material