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  • Ameen Fares Rihani papers, 1897-1940

    Arab-American author and poet. Photocopies of correspondence, biographical material, and drafts of essays, historical and political analyses, literary criticism, novels, short stories, plays, poetry, and travel literature reflecting Rihani's Arab-American heritage.

    • Contributor: Rihani, Ameen Fares
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Henry L. Abbot family papers, 1770-2001

    Correspondence, memoirs, diaries, writings, photographs, legal and financial records, genealogical material, military records, printed matter, and mementos primarily documenting the professional and family activities of Henry L. Abbot and his family during ...

    • Contributor: Abbot, Henry L.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Eliot Janeway and Elizabeth Janeway papers, 1941-1968

    Economist Eliot Janeway, and his wife, Elizabeth Janeway, author. Mainly drafts of novels by Elizabeth Janeway, including The Accident, Daisy Kenyon, and The Walsh Girls, and a draft of Eliot Janeway's The ...

    • Contributor: Janeway, Eliot
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • John Phillip Abbott VHP Collection

    John Phillip Abbott Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Abbott, John Phillip
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2005
  • Domingo Del Monte collection of Spanish colonial history, 1500-1871

    Cuban historian. Correspondence, diaries, writings, reports, official documents, and printed material collected or written by Del Monte relating to the Spanish colonial history of Cuba, Mexico, Peru, South America, Philippines, and the ...

    • Contributor: Del Monte, Domingo
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Julia Ward Howe papers, 1845-1917

    Author and reformer. Chiefly speeches and writings, with correspondence, notes, and printed matter pertaining to education, immigration, prison reform, race relations, religion, and women's rights.

    • Contributor: Howe, Julia Ward
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • John Merven Carrère papers, 1894-1911

    Architect. Bound volumes of correspondence, telegrams, transcripts of diary notes, clippings, photographs and other papers relating chiefly to a controversy involving Carrère and the architect of the United States Capitol.

    • Contributor: Carrère, John Merven - Carrère, John Merven
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Sir George Cockburn papers, 1788-1847

    British naval officer. Correspondence, logbooks, journals, fleet orders, reports, and other papers relating to Cockburn's career in the British Royal Navy. Subjects include the War of 1812 and British naval activities against ...

    • Contributor: Cockburn, George, Sir - Cockburn, George
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • 1988 Neptune Plaza Concert Series collection, 1988

    The collection consists of manuscript materials, sound recordings, and photographs documenting the performance of old-time music from the Cumberland Plateau, Irish folk music and dance, bluegrass music, Piedmont blues music, Vietnamese music, ...

    • Contributor: Egan, Seamus - Moloney, Mick - Harney, Liam - Lewis, Laurie - Cephas, John - Wiggins, Phil - Nguyễn, Đình Nghĩa - Gore, Linda
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Woody Guthrie manuscript collection, 1935-1950

    The Woody Guthrie manuscript collection includes unpublished correspondence, most are letters from Guthrie to Alan Lomax, assistant in charge of the Archive of American Folk Song at the Library of Congress, dated ...

    • Contributor: Guthrie, Woody - Lomax, Alan - Spivacke, Harold
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Andres Soriano papers, 1940-1984

    United States Army officer and Filipino industrialist. Correspondence, speeches, reports, newspaper clippings, photographs, and other papers pertaining chiefly to Soriano's service on the staff of General Douglas MacArthur during World War II ...

    • Contributor: Soriano, Andres
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • 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 ...

    • Contributor: Pierrepont, Edwards
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Robert Worth Bingham papers, 1856-1939

    Diplomat, lawyer, and newspaper publisher. Correspondence, diaries, speeches, financial records, scrapbooks, appointment books, clippings, and other papers relating primarily to Bingham's service as ambassador to Great Britain.

    • Contributor: Bingham, Robert Worth
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Howard Teichmann papers, 1857-2001

    Author, educator, and theater administrator. Correspondence, drafts and typescripts of writings, financial records, notes, photographs, and research material pertaining to Teichmann's career as a playwright, biographer, educator, and theater administrator.

    • Contributor: Teichmann, Howard
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Forbes W. Manchester correspondence, 1858-1869

    Whaler. Correspondence to Forbes W. Manchester, primarily from his wife Rhoda M. Manchester, written in 1858 and 1859 while he was on a whaling voyage to the Indian and Pacific oceans aboard ...

    • Contributor: Manchester, Forbes W.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • La Follette family papers, 1781-1988

    Family active in late nineteenth and early twentieth century national politics. Correspondence, diaries, speeches and writings, legal files, office files, campaign files, legislative files, subject files, financial records, biographical research files, newspaper ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Wheeler H. Peckham family papers, 1838-1894

    Lawyer. Chiefly correspondence to Wheeler H. Peckham from his father, Rufus W. Peckham, Sr., and brother, Rufus W. Peckham, Jr., relating to family, personal, and business matters, political affairs, and the travels ...

    • Contributor: Peckham, Wheeler H. (Wheeler Hazard) - Peckham, Wheeler H.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • James J. Davis papers, 1895-1946

    U. S. secretary of labor and senator from Pennsylvania. Correspondence, diaries, speeches and writings, investgation files, financial papers, scrapbooks, photographs, and printed matter relating to Davis's service as secretary of labor in ...

    • Contributor: Davis, James J. (James John) - Davis, James J.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • George Gamow and Barbara Gamow papers, 1915-1975

    George Gamow, physicist, astronomer, and author. Barbara Gamow, editor and translator. Correspondence, drafts of speeches, articles, and books, and other papers relating principally to George Gamow's career as an astronomer, physicist and ...

    • Contributor: Gamow, George
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Ernest W. Peterkin papers, 1946-1992

    Naval officer and engineer. Correspondence, journal, writings, notebook, orders, photoreproduction of sketchbook, and other papers kept by Peterkin relating to Operation Crossroads, the nuclear testing in the Marshall Islands.

    • Contributor: Peterkin, Ernest W.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material