• Owen Lattimore papers, 1907-1997

    Orientalist, author, educator, and historian. Correspondence, journals, writings, reviews, speeches, research notes, interviews, reports, transcripts of hearings, and other papers pertaining to Lattimore's studies in Chinese and Mongolian history and linguistics, his appointment as a political advisor to Chiang Kai-shek, and his service as director of Pacific Operations in the United States Office of War Information Overseas Operations Branch, and as a member of ...

    • Contributor: Lattimore, Owen
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Frederick Albert Cook papers, 1881-1977

    Physician, explorer, and author. Correspondence, manuscript and printed copies of books and essays, diaries, financial and legal papers, genealogical notes, certificates, maps, and other papers relating primarily to Cook's expeditions to the Arctic (1891-1892 and 1901) with Robert E. Peary and Matthew Alexander Henson, to the Antarctic with Roald Amundsen's Belgian Antarctic Expedition (1897-1899), to Mt. McKinley (1906), to the North Pole (1907-1909), and ...

    • Contributor: Cook, Frederick Albert
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Richard Sharpe Patterson papers, 1776-1976

    Historian and author. Correspondence, writings, notes, research material, printed matter, photographs, wax impressions of seals, and other papers relating primarily to Patterson's research and writing on the Great Seal of the United States. Also contains material concerning treaties of the United States, buildings of the State Department, and portraits of secretaries of state.

    • Contributor: Patterson, Richard Sharpe
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Nolan D.C. Lewis papers, 1897-1978

    Psychoanalyst, educator, and author. Correspondence, drafts of writings, research files, patient files, reports, conference material, oral history interview, and printed material documenting Lewis's contributions to the development of psychoanalysis in the United States.

    • Contributor: Lewis, Nolan D. C. (Nolan Don Carpentier) - Lewis, Nolan D. C.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • T. S. Palmer papers, 1877-1954

    Naturalist, author and ornithologist. Correspondence, diaries, drafts of speeches, articles, printed matter, scrapbooks, memorandum books, and photographs. Much of the correspondence relates to the American Ornithologists' Union, of which Palmer was secretary, 1917-1937.

    • Contributor: Palmer, T. S. (Theodore Sherman) - Palmer, T. S.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • MacDowell Colony (Peterborough, N.H.) records, 1869-1970

    The MacDowell Colony was founded as an artist colony in 1907 by Marian MacDowell who dedicated it as a memorial to her husband, American composer Edward MacDowell. The bulk of the records reflects the operational and administrative functions of the colony and its parent organization, the Edward MacDowell Association, and consists of correspondence, applications for admission, minutes of meetings, reports, legal and financial papers, ...

    • Contributor: Macdowell Colony (Peterborough, N.H.)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Benjamin S. Loeb papers, 1945-1999

    Economist, author, and government official. Research files containing journal excerpts, correspondence, memoranda, cables, reports, minutes, interview transcripts, writings, speeches, newspaper clippings, and printed matter compiled by Loeb concerning Glenn Theodore Seaborg's chairmanship of the Atomic Energy Commission from 1961 to 1971. Loeb assisted Seaborg in writing several books on his chairmanship which feature Seaborg's efforts to promote arms control and peaceful uses of nuclear ...

    • Contributor: Loeb, Benjamin S.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • John Aldrich Stephenson collection of the Hand, Fiske, and Aldrich families papers, 1745-1966

    Correspondence, diaries, journals, travel diaries, manuscripts of sermons, poems, essays, and other writings, business and financial records, printed works, biographical and genealogical materials, drawings and reproductions of paintings and photographs, and other papers collected by Stephenson relating to the Hand, Fiske, and Aldrich families.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Courtney Letts de Espil papers, 1925-1994

    Writer and wife of the Argentine ambassador to the United States (1933-1943). Correspondence, diaries, writings, clippings, photographs, and other papers concerning social affairs in Washington and including references to many prominent individuals of the New Deal era. Also includes material on a cruise to the Arctic in 1927, the Espils's return to Argentina in 1943, and life in Argentina under Juan Perón.

    • Contributor: Letts De Espil, Courtney
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Phyllis Greenacre papers, 1903-1999

    Psychoanalyst, psychiatrist, educator, and author. Correspondence, writings, and other material relating to Greenacre's psychoanalytic career and to her role in the New York Psychoanalytic Institute.

    • Contributor: Greenacre, Phyllis
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • John Hay papers, 1783-1999

    Statesman, diplomat, historian, journalist, and poet. Correspondence and letterbooks, speeches, diaries, notebooks, scrapbooks, and memoranda, mainly for the years 1897-1905 when Hay served as United States ambassador to Great Britain and United States secretary of state. Earlier papers deal with his legal, literary, and journalistic activities and with his service as assistant secretary to Abraham Lincoln. Includes correspondence of his wife, Clara Louise Stone ...

    • Contributor: Hay, John
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Heinz Hartmann and Dora Hartmann papers, 1928-1974

    Psychoanalysts. Correspondence, memoranda, writings, subject file, and other papers relating primarily to the Hartmanns' work with the New York Psychoanalytic Institute and to Heinz Hartmann's writing and editorial projects.

    • Contributor: Hartmann, Heinz
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Scudder Klyce papers, 1911-1933

    Author and naval officer. Correspondence, articles, a typescript of Klyce's book Universe, and other material relating primarily to his career as an author.

    • Contributor: Klyce, Scudder
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Burton Egbert Stevenson papers, 1900-1951

    Anthologist, author, and librarian. Correspondence with poets and other writers, comments on the origin of quotations, obscure biographical data on literary figures, and negotiations with publishers relating to the compilation of Stevenson's anthologies. Includes correspondence and administrative files from his service as European representative of the American Library Association, including material on the American Library in Paris, founded in 1918. Also contains drafts and ...

    • Contributor: Stevenson, Burton Egbert
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Edward William Bok papers, 1880-1926

    Author, editor, reformer, and philanthropist. Correspondence, autograph albums featuring prominent American literary, military, and political figures, and writings by Bok. Also included is a manuscript by Jessie Benton Frémont relating to the death of her husband, John C. Frémont.

    • Contributor: Bok, Edward William
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Albert Payson Terhune papers, 1890-1957

    Author. Correspondence, literary manuscripts, articles, addresses, radio scripts, clippings, scrapbooks, and other papers consisting primarily of manuscripts for Terhune's short stories and articles relating chiefly to dogs.

    • Contributor: Terhune, Albert Payson
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Louise Chandler Moulton papers, 1852-1908

    Author. Chiefly letters received by Moulton from prominent literary figures in the United States, England, and Europe with some holograph poems. Also includes correspondence of the English poet John Marston and his son Philip Bourke Marston.

    • Contributor: Moulton, Louise Chandler
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • James M. Cain papers, 1901-2004

    Author, journalist, and screenwriter. Correspondence, writings, legal and financial records, family papers, printed matter, and other papers relating primarily to Cain's work as a journalist and to his career as a novelist and Hollywood screenwriter.

    • Contributor: Cain, James M. (James Mallahan) - Cain, James M.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Judson King papers, 1900-1958

    Lecturer, writer, and political consultant. Correspondence, memoranda, writings, reports, press releases, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, printed material, charts, maps, photographs, and other material relating primarily to the development of public power policy in the United States and reflecting King's role in the United States Rural Electrification Administration.

    • Contributor: King, Judson
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Edna St. Vincent Millay papers, 1832-1992

    Poet and writer. Correspondence, diaries, notebooks, literary drafts, legal documents, photographs, scrapbooks, financial records, theatrical playbills, reports, printed material, and family papers relating to Millay's life, family, and literary career.

    • Contributor: Millay, Edna St. Vincent
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov papers, 1918-1974

    Poet, novelist, literary critic, lecturer, and translator. Correspondence and notes with holograph and typescript drafts, galley proofs, page proofs, and printed versions of biographies, book reviews, essays, interviews, memoirs, novellas, novels, plays, poems, short stories, and translations of works by others.

    • Contributor: Nabokov, Vladimir Vladimirovich
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Henry Watterson papers, 1863-1920

    Journalist, author, and orator. Correspondence and other papers relating to Watterson's career as editor of the Louisville Courier-Journal.

    • Contributor: Watterson, Henry
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Joseph Alsop and Stewart Alsop papers, 1699-1989

    Authors and journalists. Correspondence, writings, interviews, notes, subject files, office files, financial papers, family papers, clippings, printed material, and other papers relating primarily to Joseph Alsop's family and personal life; acquaintance with prominent politicians, public figures, writers, and scholars; work as a journalist; World War II experiences in China; and research and writing as an art historian. Includes material relating to Joseph and Stewart ...

    • Contributor: Alsop, Joseph
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Daniel Carter Beard papers, 1798-1941

    Artist, author, editor, and cofounder of the Boy Scouts of America. Correspondence, diaries, family papers, speeches, articles, collected source material for writings and speeches, school composition books, address books, sketch books, illustrations, photographs, memorabilia, and printed matter relating chiefly to Beard's activities at the Culver Military Academy, Dan Beard Outdoor School, and with the Boy Scouts of America.

    • Contributor: Beard, Daniel Carter
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Ruth Gordon and Garson Kanin papers, 1921-1993

    Author and actress Ruth Gordon and her husband Garson Kanin, actor, author, producer, and director. Correspondence with colleagues in the entertainment industry.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material