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  • 1982 Neptune Plaza Concert Series collection, 1982

    The collection consists of manuscript materials, sound recordings, and photographs documenting the performance of Irish music, Ghanaian music and dance, Japanese koto music, Mexican string band music, Senegalese music, and West Virginia old-time music recorded live outdoors on Neptune Plaza in front of the Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress, at concerts from April through October 1982, sponsored by the American Folklife Center and ...

    • Contributor: Kouyate, Djimo - Morris, Dave (Vocalist) - Addy, Yacub
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1982
  • Marcia Davenport papers, 1929-1970

    Author and music critic. Correspondence, drafts, galley proofs, typescripts, notes, and press clippings relating to Davenport's books and novels.

    • Contributor: Davenport, Marcia
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1929
  • T.M. Cleland papers, 1880-1964

    Book designer and illustrator. Correspondence, drawings, and title pages and designs for books and advertisements.

    • Contributor: Cleland, T. M. (Thomas Maitland) - Cleland, T. M.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1880
  • John Davis Batchelder collection of manuscripts, 1537-1944

    Educator and collector. Autographs, letters, official documents, writings, printed material, photographs, and other papers of prominent historical figures in the arts, science, and politics of the Western world collected by Batchelder.

    • Contributor: Batchelder, John Davis
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1537
  • 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
  • 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 - Collection
    • Date: 1901
  • Harold L. Ickes papers, 1815-1969

    Lawyer and secretary of the interior. Correspondence, diaries, speeches and writings, family papers, legal and financial records, subject files, scrapbooks, and other papers documenting all aspects of Ickes's career, especially his service as secretary of the interior.

    • Contributor: Ickes, Harold L. (Harold Leclair) - Ickes, Harold L.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1815
  • A. Philip Randolph papers, 1909-1979

    Labor union official and civil rights leader. Correspondence, documents relating to presidential executive orders, memoranda, notes, printed matter, reports, scrapbooks, speeches, and other material reflecting Randolph's role in the Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters, the Fair Employment Practices Committee, marches on Washington for employment and equal rights for African Americans, and the civil rights movement.

    • Contributor: Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip) - Randolph, A. Philip
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1909
  • W.B. Bryan notes and newspaper extracts, 1789-1888

    Historian and author. Notes and extracts of newspapers, many published in the District of Columbia, concerning the history of the city of Washington, D.C.

    • Contributor: Bryan, W. (Wilhelmus Bogart) - Bryan, W.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1789
  • Andrew Jackson papers, 1775-1874

    United States president, senator, representative, and army officer from Tennessee. Correspondence, military papers, and other papers reflecting most phases of Jackson's career.

    • Contributor: Jackson, Andrew
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1775
  • Emile Berliner collection, 1871-1965

    Unpublished and published textual materials, photographs, sound recordings, scrapbooks, artifacts, and a motion picture documenting the life and work of the German-born immigrant to America who invented the gramophone, the flat disc recording, the radio microphone, acoustic tile, and an early version of the helicopter. Included are unpublished and experimental gramophone records dating from the 1890s, some of them featuring the voices of Berliner ...

    • Contributor: Berliner, Emile
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1871
  • Joseph Sewall papers, 1832-1907

    Adjutant general of Maine and collector of customs for the District of Bath. General business correspondence, including correspondence with the Treasury Department, account books, printed documents, receipts, abstracts, and business files, relating exclusively to Sewall's position as collector of customs. Includes correspondence, certificates, and military papers of Frederick Dummer Sewall, army officer and internal revenue agent.

    • Contributor: Sewall, Joseph
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1832
  • Herndon-Weik collection of Lincolniana, circa 1824-1933

    Collection composed of the papers of Abraham Lincoln, United States president, United States representative from Illinois, and lawyer; William Henry Herndon, Lincoln's law partner, collector, and biographer from Springfield, Illinois; and Jesse William Weik, lawyer of Greencastle, Indiana, and coauthor of Herndon Lincoln. Includes records (1933) of the Weik Manuscript Corporation and miscellaneous material collected chiefly by Herndon and Weik for use in writing ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1824
  • Janet Flanner and Natalia Danesi Murray papers, 1940-1984

    Papers of Janet Flanner and Natalia Danesi Murray, journalists, writers, and editors. Correspondence, writings, notes, reviews, printed material, financial records, photographs and other papers relating primarily to the last decade of Flanner's writing career and to the relationship between Flanner and Murray.

    • Contributor: Flanner, Janet
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1940
  • Meg Greenfield papers, 1890-1999

    Editor and journalist. Correspondence, speeches and writings, research files, interview transcripts, memoranda, minutes, reports, calendars and schedules, cartoons, financial and legal records, travel files, academic records, biographical material, honors and awards, childhood diaries and writings, family papers, photographs, scrapbooks, printed matter, and electronic files documenting Greenfield's career in journalism.

    • Contributor: Greenfield, Meg
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1890
  • Martin Agronsky papers, 1907-1999

    Radio and television journalist. Appointment books, awards, radio, television, and film scripts, speeches, writings, and research material pertaining to Agronsky's career as a radio and television journalist.

    • Contributor: Agronsky, Martin
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1907
  • Jefferson Patterson papers, 1824-1978

    Diplomat. Correspondence, family papers, diaries (1928-1930), speeches, notes and book drafts, other writings, memoranda, subject files, legal and financial papers, biographical material, academic notebooks, scrapbooks, and other papers documenting Patterson's career as a diplomat and foreign service officer serving at American embassies in China, Colombia, Egypt, Germany, Norway, Peru, Poland, and Turkey, and as ambassador to Uruguay.

    • Contributor: Patterson, Jefferson
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1824
  • Richard H.M. Settle correspondence and photograph, 1871-1879

    Whaler. Letters and typewritten transcripts of letters written by Settle during three voyages aboard whaling ships from New Bedford, Mass.

    • Contributor: Settle, Richard H. M.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1871
  • James A. Farley papers, 1790-1976

    Postmaster general, politician, and businessman. Correspondence, memoranda, subject files, speeches and writings, scrapbooks, printed matter, and miscellaneous material relating to Farley's service as postmaster general, chairmanship of the Democratic National Committee, and business interests.

    • Contributor: Farley, James A. (James Aloysius) - Farley, James A.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1790
  • Marie Paneth papers, 1938-1968

    Artist, teacher, and writer. Correspondence, a diary, reports, notes, writings, and children's artwork documenting Paneth's therapeutic use of art in working with children who suffered traumatic experiences. Included is her work with children during the bombardment of London in 1941-1942 and her postwar work with children who survived German concentration camps.

    • Contributor: Paneth, Marie
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1938
  • Frank J. Malina papers, 1912-1986

    Aerospace engineer, rocketry pioneer, and kinetic artist. Correspondence, reports, research and subject files, writings, biographical material, and other papers chiefly documenting Frank J. Malina's career as an aerospace engineer at the California Institute of Technology and later as director of the U.S. Jet Propulsion Laboratory. His subsequent career in kinetic art in Paris and as founder of the periodical Leonardo is also documented.

    • Contributor: Malina, Frank J.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1912
  • William Howard Taft papers, 1915-1953

    Ambassador to Ireland, son of Senator Robert A. Taft, and grandson of President William H. Taft. Chiefly correspondence between Taft and his parents, Robert A. and Martha Wheaton Bowers Taft, especially during his years as a student at the Taft School, Yale University, and Princeton University.

    • Contributor: Taft, William Howard, August 7 - Taft, William Howard
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1915
  • Edward Goodrich Acheson papers, 1872-1968

    Electrochemist, engineer, and inventor. Correspondence, diaries, biographical material, financial papers, laboratory notebooks relating to experiments and inventions, newspaper clippings, and other materials pertaining to Acheson's scientific work.

    • Contributor: Acheson, Edward Goodrich
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1872
  • Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain papers, 1775-1913

    Union Army officer, educator, and governor of Maine. Correspondence, biographical notes, record books, military reports, speeches, accounts of engagements of the Army of the Potomac, and other material mostly concerning the Civil War.

    • Contributor: Chamberlain, Joshua Lawrence
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1775
  • Frederick Dixon papers, 1897-1923

    Newspaper editor. Correspondence, memoranda, and printed material relating primarily to Dixon's work as editor of the Christian Science Monitor. Chiefly correspondence between Dixon and Charles D. Warner, head of the Monitor's Washington bureau, relating to such topics as the use of submarines and the English blockade during World War I, establishment of a home for Jews in Palestine, Mary Baker Eddy, and various controversies ...

    • Contributor: Dixon, Frederick
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1897