• Cyril Clemens collection, 1686-1982

    Cyril Clemens collection, 1686-1982

    Biographer and editor. Letters received from prominent people relating to the International Mark Twain Society or to some aspect of Samuel Langhorne Clemens's life or literary works written by him under the name Mark Twain. Also includes production materials for several works on him by Cyril Clemens, and copies of historical documents collected by Cyril Clemens.

    • Contributor: Clemens, Cyril
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • The  Serge Koussevitzky archive

    The Serge Koussevitzky archive

    The finding aid describes the collection of correspondence, personal and business papers, photographs, and other materials which document some of the most significant aspects of twentieth-century music. Through his work as a conductor and publisher, and his efforts to commission new musical works, Koussevitzky maintained deep ties with many of the finest composers and musicians of the day. These figures are represented in their ...

    • Contributor: Music Division, Library of Congress - Koussevitzky, Serge - Koussevitzky, Olga
    • Original Format: Books - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2005
  • Charles Schuveldt Dewey papers, 1924-1933

    Charles Schuveldt Dewey papers, 1924-1933

    Banker, public official, and United States representative from Illinois. Subject files, reports, memoranda, statistical studies, charts, correspondence, clippings, and other printed matter relating to Dewey's service from 1927 to 1930 as a financial advisor to Poland and director of the Narodowy Bank Polski (National Bank of Poland).

    • Contributor: Dewey, Charles Schuveldt
    • 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 the Presbytery of the Potomac, concerning the administration and establishment of churches in the Washington, D.C., region. Includes an historical volume summarizing proceedings and the history of the presbyteries.

    • Contributor: Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. Presbytery of Washington City
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Breckinridge Long papers, 1486-1948

    Breckinridge Long papers, 1486-1948

    Lawyer, diplomat, and author. Correspondence, diaries, writings, reports, memoranda, notes, newspaper clippings, memorabilia, photographs, and other material relating primarily to Long's diplomatic career.

    • Contributor: Long, Breckinridge
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Herbert Benjamin papers, 1915-2004

    Herbert Benjamin papers, 1915-2004

    Communist Party official. Correspondence, memoranda, memoirs and additional writings, notes, printed matter, and other papers primarily relating to Benjamin's life and his work in the Communist Party, particularly his activities as a leader in the organized unemployed movement during the 1930s.

    • Contributor: Benjamin, Herbert
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Robert G. Spivack papers, 1931-1970

    Robert G. Spivack papers, 1931-1970

    Journalist. Correspondence, articles, book projects, columns, newsletters, newspapers, material relating to speaking engagements, topical files, records of organizations, scrapbooks, printed matter, and miscellaneous material relating to Spivack's career as a newspaper reporter, syndicated columnist, and newsletter publisher and to his participation in student groups and other organizations seeking the intervention of the United States in World War II prior to the Pearl Harbor attack.

    • Contributor: Spivack, Robert G.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Kelly Diane Odom VHP Collection

    Kelly Diane Odom VHP Collection

    Kelly Diane Odom Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Odom, Kelly Diane
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2006-01-01
  • Felix Frankfurter papers, 1846-1966

    Felix Frankfurter papers, 1846-1966

    Correspondence, memoranda, diaries, oral history interviews, writings, speeches, notes, legal file, newspaper clippings, printed material, photographs, and other papers reflecting Felix Frankfurter's involvement with significant political and social movements and events and his acquaintance with leaders in many segments of society.

    • Contributor: Frankfurter, Felix
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Merril Eisenbud papers, 1933-1997

    Merril Eisenbud papers, 1933-1997

    Scientist and educator. Correspondence, reports, writings by Eisenbud and others, medical case summaries, and legal papers primarily concerned with beryllium disease among workers in beryllium manufacturing and in the fluorescent light industry. Includes papers from Eisenbud's work as director of the Health and Safety Laboratory of the Atomic Energy Commission and as director of the Laboratory of Environmental Studies at New York University.

    • Contributor: Eisenbud, Merril
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • William H. Emory papers, 1877-1948

    William H. Emory papers, 1877-1948

    Naval officer. Correspondence, journal, conduct and rating books, photographs, and printed matter relating to Emory's command of the cruiser Yosemite during the Spanish-American War.

    • Contributor: Emory, William H. (William Hemsley) - Emory, William H.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Archibald Roosevelt papers, 1838-2002

    Archibald Roosevelt papers, 1838-2002

    Intelligence officer, diplomat, and consultant. Diaries, correspondence, international reports, photographs, notes, scrapbooks, school notebooks, clippings, and printed matter documenting Roosevelt's service in intelligence and career as a consultant in international relations.

    • Contributor: Roosevelt, Archibald
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Harper's magazine records, 1847-1983

    Harper's magazine records, 1847-1983

    Editorial, production, and business records including correspondence, reports, drafts of articles, and galleys for monthly issues of Harper's Magazine, a compendium of social commentary, news, history, criticism, poetry and fiction.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • John Hall Wheelock papers, 1910-circa 2000

    John Hall Wheelock papers, 1910-circa 2000

    Poet and editor. Correspondence; drafts of poems, speeches, and articles; and miscellany relating largely to Wheelock's poetry

    • Contributor: Wheelock, John Hall
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Rebekah Crawford and Linda Clarke-Smith papers, 1715-1929

    Rebekah Crawford and Linda Clarke-Smith papers, 1715-1929

    Educator and social worker. Correspondence, scrapbooks, and miscellaneous papers concerning relief work with the Red Cross and Duryea War Relief during and after World War I with Italian and French war wounded and children. Also includes family papers, account books, scrapbooks, manuscript plays and miscellany, some relating to Richard Crawford.

    • Contributor: Crawford, Rebekah
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • American Colony in Jerusalem collection, circa 1786-2007

    American Colony in Jerusalem collection, circa 1786-2007

    Religious community in Jerusalem founded by American emigré Christians, Horatio Gates Spafford (1828-1888) and Anna T. Spafford, and perpetuated by their daughter, Bertha Spafford Vester, and others. Correspondence, diaries, minutes, notes, hymns, financial and legal records, scrapbooks, photographs, photograph albums, printed matter, and other papers relating to the history of the colony and its members.

    • Contributor: American Colony (Jerusalem) - Spafford, Anna T. - Spafford, Horatio Gates - Vester, Bertha Spafford
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Elijah Walker Halford papers, 1848-1938

    Elijah Walker Halford papers, 1848-1938

    Soldier and newspaper editor. Correspondence, writings, scrapbooks, photographs, and printed matter relating primarily to Halford's career as private secretary to President Benjamin Harrison, 1889-1893.

    • Contributor: Halford, Elijah Walker
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • National Committee on Atomic Information records, 1945-1948

    National Committee on Atomic Information records, 1945-1948

    Clearinghouse for information on the atomic age. Correspondence with scientists and organizations, reports, memoranda, speeches, articles, financial records, clippings, and printed material reflecting the committee's attempts to promote understanding of the implications of atomic energy in a nontechnical form through the presentation of a popular program in the press, on the radio, and with a speaker's bureau.

    • Contributor: National Committee on Atomic Information
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Henry A. Wallace papers, 1931-1945

    Henry A. Wallace papers, 1931-1945

    Author, editor, and statesman. Correspondence, memoranda, subject files, scrapbooks, clippings, and photographs documenting Wallace's service as United States secretary of agriculture and United States vice president.

    • Contributor: Wallace, Henry A. (Henry Agard) - Wallace, Henry A.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • About this Collection --                        Civil War Soldier in the Wild Cat Regiment : Selections from the Tilton C. Reynolds Papers

    About this Collection -- Civil War Sol...

    Comprising 164 items (359 digital images), this online presentation includes correspondence, photographs, and other materials dating between 1861 and 1865 documenting the Civil War experience of Captain Tilton C. Reynolds, a member of the 105th Regiment of Pennsylvania Volunteers. The letters feature details of the regiment's movements, accounts of military engagements, and descriptions of the daily life of soldiers and their views of the ...

    • Contributor: Reynolds, Tilton C.
    • Date: 1851
  • Tom Connally papers, 1896-1952

    Tom Connally papers, 1896-1952

    United States senator and representative from Texas. Correspondence, speeches, writings, voting records, press releases, clippings, photographs, printed matter, photographs and other papers relating primarily to his career in the Senate, his chairmanship of the Senate Foreign Relations committee, and his involvement in the United Nations, North Atlantic Treaty Organization, and issues concerning the oil industry, Texas, and Mexico.

    • Contributor: Connally, Tom
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Frank Kameny papers, 1843-2006

    Frank Kameny papers, 1843-2006

    Gay rights activist. Correspondence, case files, legal records, organization records, subject files, printed matter, and other papers relating to Kameny's work in the gay rights movement.

    • Contributor: Kameny, Frank
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Gerry Mulligan collection, circa 1940-1994

    Gerry Mulligan collection, circa 1940-1994

    Gerry Mulligan (1927-1996) was an American jazz saxophonist, composer, arranger, and bandleader. The collection chiefly consists of scores, sketches, lead sheets, and instrumental parts for original compositions by Mulligan as well as for works by other composers. In many instances, there are multiple versions of Mulligan's best-known works. These music materials include manuscripts, holograph manuscripts, printed items, and reproductions. In addition, the collection includes ...

    • Contributor: Mulligan, Gerry - Boras, Tom - Brookmeyer, Bob - Cohn, Al. - Dankworth, John - Forman, Mitchel - Grusin, Dave - Handy, George - Holman, Bill - Lee, Julian - Mandel, Johnny - McFarland, Gary
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Joseph Brodsky correspondence, 1965-1972

    Joseph Brodsky correspondence, 1965-1972

    Poet. Letters from Brodsky to Kira Fedorovna Samosiuk including Brodsky's poetry and drawings.

    • Contributor: Brodsky, Joseph
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Lavinia L. Dock papers, 1908-1949

    Lavinia L. Dock papers, 1908-1949

    Nurse, public health activist, and author. Correspondence, newspaper clippings, printed matter, and photographs relating to Dock's work with the American Association of the Red Cross, the Henry Street Settlement in New York, N.Y., and the International Council of Nurses.

    • Contributor: Dock, Lavinia L.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Susan B. Anthony Foundation (Washington, D.C.) records, 1895-1943

    Susan B. Anthony Foundation (Washington, D.C.) records, 1895-...

    Organization founded to promote women's issues. Correspondence, bylaws and constitution, minutes, reports, financial records, membership lists, scrapbook, clippings, printed matter, and other material related to the foundation, which from its establishment in 1912 until 1924 was known as the Anthony League of the District of Columbia.

    • Contributor: Susan B. Anthony Foundation (Washington, D.C.)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Aaron Ward Weaver letterpress books, 1861-1884

    Aaron Ward Weaver letterpress books, 1861-1884

    Naval officer. Chiefly two letterpress books kept by Weaver while commanding the Brooklyn, a United States Navy sloop of war during its service with the South Atlantic Squadron from 1882 to 1884.

    • Contributor: Weaver, Aaron Ward
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Lucian Barbour papers, 1838-1977

    Lucian Barbour papers, 1838-1977

    Lawyer and United States representative from Indiana. Correspondence, diaries, financial records, photographs, printed matter, and miscellany consisting primarily of family correspondence relating to domestic affairs and life in Indianapolis, Indiana, and Barbour's service in the 34th Congress.

    • Contributor: Barbour, Lucian
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov papers, 1918-1974

    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
  • Fritz Kreisler collection, 1845-1969

    Fritz Kreisler collection, 1845-1969

    Fritz Kreisler was an Austrian-born American violinist and composer. The collection contains Kreisler's original compositions in sketch, manuscript (including holographs), and printed form. In addition, it contains manuscript and heavily annotated printed copies of Kreisler's transcriptions of other composers' music. It also contains correspondence, financial and legal documents, programs, clippings, writings, photographs, awards and honors. The collection includes the papers of Kreisler's biographer Louis ...

    • Contributor: Kreisler, Fritz - Lochner, Louis Paul
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Horsford-Tryon families papers, 1800-2000

    Horsford-Tryon families papers, 1800-2000

    Mainly correspondence among family members primarily in central New York. Includes letters written by the chemist and women's education advocate, Eben Horsford, and by Maria Charity Horsford to her adult children from Washington, D.C., 1850-1853, during her husband Jerediah Horsford's service in the U. S. House of Representatives.

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

    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
  • Benjamin Lincoln papers, 1778-1806

    Benjamin Lincoln papers, 1778-1806

    United States secretary of war, army officer, and lieutenant governor of Massachusetts. Journals, correspondence, certificates, receipt, petition, and extract relating to Lincoln's travels from New York to take command of the Southern Department, Continental Army, at Charleston, South Carolina, and the siege of Savannah, Georgia.

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Benjamin
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Robert Garrett family papers, 1778-1925

    Robert Garrett family papers, 1778-1925

    Garrett family of Baltimore, Md. Family members represented include Robert Garrett, railroad official, financier, and merchant, and his son John W. Garrett, railroad official and financier. Correspondence, business documents, and other papers relating to mercantile affairs in Baltimore, Maryland, and to Robert Garrett & Sons and the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company.

    • Contributor: Garrett, Robert
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Cuban Educational Association of the United States of America records, 1897-1954

    Cuban Educational Association of the United States of America...

    Educational association founded in 1898 to assist Cuban and Puerto Rican students securing an education in the United States. Correspondence, application forms, rosters, scrapbooks, financial records, photographs of students, and other records concerning the activities of the association and, after its dissolution in 1903, the Cuban and Puerto Rican students it had aided.

    • Contributor: Cuban Educational Association of the United States of America
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • 1986 Neptune Plaza Concert Series collection, 1986

    1986 Neptune Plaza Concert Series collection, 1986

    Manuscript materials, sound recordings, photographs, and color slides documenting the performance of bluegrass music, blues music, Armenian music, Senegalese music and dance, Irish music, country music, gospel music, Chinese traditional music and modern compositions, Caribbean music, and Polish music and dance celebrating the Harvest Festival from several regions in Poland. Most concerts were recorded live outdoors on Neptune Plaza in front of the Thomas ...

    • Contributor: Berline, Byron - Crary, Dan - Hickman, John - Liang, David Mingyue - Pan, Huizhu - Yeh, Chen Feng - Tang, Liangshan - Jackson, John - Jackson, James - Sarkisian, Leo - Kouyate, Djimo - Williams Jones, Pearl - Brzostowski, Tom
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Cornelius Marius Schoonmaker papers, 1833-1931

    Cornelius Marius Schoonmaker papers, 1833-1931

    Naval officer. Correspondence, letterbook, order book, printed matter, scrapbooks, and unpublished biography detailing Schoonmaker's naval career. Of particular interest are Schoonmaker's letters regarding China and the Far East, accounts of the battle of Mobile Bay, and details of his death in Samoa.

    • Contributor: Schoonmaker, Cornelius Marius
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Richard T. Denyes VHP Collection

    Richard T. Denyes VHP Collection

    Richard T. Denyes Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Denyes, Richard T.
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2002-01-01
  • Reuben Cleary book manuscripts, 1886

    Reuben Cleary book manuscripts, 1886

    Confederate expatriate and physician. Manuscripts entitled, Brazil Under the Monarchy: A Record of Facts and Observations, from Notes Taken in Brazil during a Period of More Than Twenty Years, and another version of the same entitled, Chronicas Lageanas. Includes observations on history, manners, customs, and society made by Cleary while practicing medicine in Brazil between 1865 and 1885 as a Confederate expatriate from Virginia.

    • Contributor: Cleary, Reuben
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1886
  • Andrew A. Kistler VHP Collection

    Andrew A. Kistler VHP Collection

    Andrew A. Kistler Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Kistler, Andrew A.
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2005-01-01
  • Charles Warren papers, 1874-1954

    Charles Warren papers, 1874-1954

    Lawyer and historian. Correspondence, annotated clippings and memoranda from World War I when Warren was assistant attorney general, official minutes and correspondence of the President's War Relief Control Board, biographical material, and miscellaneous papers.

    • Contributor: Warren, Charles
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Federal Theatre Project collection, 1932-1943

    Federal Theatre Project collection, 1932-1943

    The Federal Theatre Project, created by the U.S. Works Progress Administration in 1935, was designed to conserve and develop the skills of theater workers, re-employ them on public relief, and to bring theater to thousands in the United States who had never before seen live theatrical performances. The collection includes correspondence, memoranda, play and radio scripts, reports, research studies, manuals, publications, bulletins, forms, lists, ...

    • Contributor: Federal Theatre Project (U.S.)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Arthur Gleason papers, 1863-1931

    Arthur Gleason papers, 1863-1931

    Journalist, editor, and social reformer. Family and general correspondence, writings, subject files, clippings, and printed matter relating to Gleason's editorial work with Cosmopolitan, The Survey, and Collier's Weekly; his experiences as a journalist and medic in World War I; his activities on behalf of the British labor movement, Bureau of Industrial Research, United Mine Workers, and socialism; and his interest in topics such as ...

    • Contributor: Gleason, Arthur
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • E.G. Squier papers, 1841-1888

    E.G. Squier papers, 1841-1888

    Archaeologist, diplomat, author, editor, and businessman. Correspondence, business records, diplomatic records, articles, lectures, and other writings, reference and bibliographic notes, drawings, maps, scrapbooks of clippings, and other papers relating to Squier's diplomatic career as U.S. chargé d'affairs in Central America (1849-1858), U.S. commissioner to Peru (1863-1865), and Honduran consul general in New York, N.Y. (1863-1873), and Squier's studies and writings in archaeology and ethnology.

    • Contributor: Squier, E. G. (Ephraim George) - Squier, E. G.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Henry Clay family papers, 1732-1927

    Henry Clay family papers, 1732-1927

    Personal, official, and family correspondence, speeches, writings, business records, legal files, biographical material, printed matter, and other papers chiefly documenting the public career and private life of statesman Henry Clay (1777-1852), United States secretary of state and representative and senator from Kentucky; his son, James B. Clay (1817-1864), diplomat, United States representative from Kentucky, and Confederate sympathizer; and other members of Henry Clay's family.

    • Contributor: Clay, Henry
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Herbert Hill papers, 1869-2004

    Herbert Hill papers, 1869-2004

    Civil rights activist, educator, author, and NAACP labor secretary. Correspondence, legal case files, articles, draft books, speeches, news clippings, trade union records, governmental records, writings, speeches, photographs, printed matter, and other material relating to Hill's labor, social, and civil rights activism; writing and editing; and his academic career.

    • Contributor: Hill, Herbert
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • William Howard Taft papers, 1915-1953

    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
  • Cord Meyer papers, 1922-2000

    Cord Meyer papers, 1922-2000

    Internationalist, intelligence officer, and writer. Correspondence, academic papers, newspaper columns, articles, speeches, lectures, newspaper clippings, photographs, and scrapbooks relating to Meyer's activities promoting one-world government after World War II and to his writing career.

    • Contributor: Meyer, Cord
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • B.F. Wade papers, 1832-1886

    B.F. Wade papers, 1832-1886

    Lawyer, United States senator from Ohio, and Republican Party leader. Chiefly political correspondence relating to Wade's career in the Senate as well as personal letters concerning his law practice and business. Includes printed speeches, maps, family letters, business records, and other material.

    • Contributor: Wade, B. F. (Benjamin Franklin) - Wade, B. F.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • James Free papers, 1929-1996

    James Free papers, 1929-1996

    Journalist. Story files and scrapbooks of clippings of Free's articles for various newspapers, especially as Washington, D.C., correspondent for the Birmingham News covering the civil rights movement and the Cold War.

    • Contributor: Free, James
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • 1985 Neptune Plaza Concert Series collection, 1985

    1985 Neptune Plaza Concert Series collection, 1985

    Manuscript materials, sound recordings, and photographs documenting the performance of African American Piedmont blues music; music of the Andes; bluegrass music; Scottish harp music and Gaelic songs; Omaha Indian music and dance; Spanish flamenco music and dance, and African American gospel music recorded live outdoors on Neptune Plaza in front of the Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress, at concerts from April through October ...

    • Contributor: Cephas, John - Wiggins, Phil - Hastings, Dennis - Kinnaird, Alison - Primrose, Christine - Martínez, Ana
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Agnes Bellinger Tlingit collection, 1985

    Agnes Bellinger Tlingit collection, 1985

    Collection comprises two videocassettes and a pamphlet on traditional music, dance, and other customs of the Tlingit nation of southeast Alaska.

    • Contributor: Bellinger, Agnes
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1985
  • T.H. Gallaudet and Edward Miner Gallaudet papers, 1806-1958

    T.H. Gallaudet and Edward Miner Gallaudet papers, 1806-1958

    Educators. Correspondence, diaries, journals, student papers, genealogical information, writings, printed matter, and miscellaneous material relating to the Gallaudets, father and son, and their founding roles in the education of the deaf.

    • Contributor: Gallaudet, T. H. (Thomas Hopkins) - Gallaudet, T. H.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Raymond G. Jeanes VHP Collection

    Raymond G. Jeanes VHP Collection

    Raymond G. Jeanes Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Jeanes, Raymond G.
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2002-01-01
  • THE JOEL MARTIN HALPERN COLLECTION (The American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    THE JOEL MARTIN HALPERN COLLECTION (The American Folklife Cen...

    THE JOEL MARTIN HALPERN COLLECTION: American Folklife Center of the Library of Congress

  • Charles Worthington Stokes VHP Collection

    Charles Worthington Stokes VHP Collection

    Charles Worthington Stokes Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Stokes, Charles Worthington
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2005-01-01
  • Wheeler H. Peckham family papers, 1838-1894

    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 of Rufus W. Peckham, Sr.

    • Contributor: Peckham, Wheeler H. (Wheeler Hazard) - Peckham, Wheeler H.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Byron N. Scott papers, 1957

    Byron N. Scott papers, 1957

    United States representative from California and lawyer. Correspondence, memoranda, court brief, newspaper clippings, and magazine articles relating to Scott's legal defense of William H. Taylor, who was accused of espionage.

    • Contributor: Scott, Byron N. (Byron Nicholson) - Scott, Byron N.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1957
  • José Ignacio Rodríguez papers, 1860-1907

    José Ignacio Rodríguez papers, 1860-1907

    Cuban-American lawyer and writer. Correspondence, legal papers, notes, drafts, and other literary papers, newspaper clippings, and miscellany relating to his work before various Latin American claims commissions and other legal work involving Latin American governments, and materials pertaining to his writings on Latin American history.

    • Contributor: Rodríguez, José Ignacio - Rodríguez, José Ignacio
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Key-Cutts-Turner family papers, 1808-1975

    Key-Cutts-Turner family papers, 1808-1975

    Correspondence, genealogical and biographical material, a commonplace book, poetry, writings, and printed matter relating to the Key-Cutts-Turner families of North Carolina and Washington, D.C. Chiefly family correspondence of Ann Arnold Key Turner with various relatives including her father, Francis Scott Key, written from Woodley plantation, Warrenton, North Carolina. Also includes letters of Richard Cutts written from Washington, D.C., relating to the commercial and maritime ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Phyllis Greenacre papers, 1903-1999

    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
  • Otto Fleischmann papers, 1910-1985

    Otto Fleischmann papers, 1910-1985

    Psychoanalyst. Correspondence, photographs, writings, and printed matter relating to Fleischmann's experiences as a Viennese psychoanalyst and associate of Raoul Wallenberg in Budapest during German Nazi occupation.

    • Contributor: Fleischmann, Otto
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • James P. McGranery and Regina Clark McGranery papers, 1909-1975

    James P. McGranery and Regina Clark McGranery papers, 1909-1975

    James P. McGranery, United States attorney general, district court judge, and member of Congress from Pennsylvania; and Regina Clark McGranery, lawyer. Correspondence, diaries, speeches and writings, financial and legal papers, family papers, appointment books, press releases, and printed matter relating principally to James P. McGranery's duties while assistant to the United States attorney general, United States district judge, United States attorney general, member of ...

    • Contributor: McGranery, James P. (James Patrick) - McGranery, James P.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Rodgers family papers, 1740-1987

    Rodgers family papers, 1740-1987

    United States Navy and Army officers and family members. Correspondence, diaries, letterbooks, logbooks, photographs, recollections (memoirs), financial papers, and printed matter centering primarily on the naval career of Commodore John Rodgers (1773-1838).

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • William DeWitt Killian VHP Collection

    William DeWitt Killian VHP Collection

    William DeWitt Killian Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Killian, William Dewitt
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2004-01-01
  • William Temple Hornaday papers, 1866-1975

    William Temple Hornaday papers, 1866-1975

    Conservationist, zoologist, and taxidermist. Correspondence, diaries and journals, production materials for articles and books, notebooks, financial papers, clippings, scrapbooks, memorabilia, and other papers reflecting Hornaday's career, particularly as director of New York Zoological Park, 1896-1926.

    • Contributor: Hornaday, William T. (William Temple) - Hornaday, William T.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • John M. Hargesheimer VHP Collection

    John M. Hargesheimer VHP Collection

    John M. Hargesheimer Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Hargesheimer, John M.
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2002-01-01
  • Russell & Co. records, 1812-1894

    Russell & Co. records, 1812-1894

    Trading house founded in 1819 by Samuel Russell in Guangzhou (Canton), China. Correspondence, financial and legal records, and miscellany relating to the company and its founder, Samuel Russell (1789-circa 1862), and members of his family.

    • Contributor: Russell & Co.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Richard Homan VHP Collection

    Richard Homan VHP Collection

    Richard Homan Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Homan, Richard
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2005-01-01
  • Donald T. Giles papers, 1926-1982

    Donald T. Giles papers, 1926-1982

    United States Navy officer. Correspondence, notebooks, photographs, and printed matter chiefly documenting Giles's incarceration as a Japanese prisoner of war from 1941 to 1945.

    • Contributor: Giles, Donald T.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Ronald L. Ziegler papers, 1956-1999

    Ronald L. Ziegler papers, 1956-1999

    White House press secretary, assistant to President Richard M. Nixon, and trade association administrator. Correspondence, memoranda, political files, subject files, legal material, notes, transcripts of press briefings and press conferences, press releases, briefing material, photographs, family papers, biographical material, calendars and schedules, speeches, writings, telephone logs, printed material, clippings, and other papers documenting chiefly Ziegler's activities in the administration of President Richard M. Nixon.

    • Contributor: Ziegler, Ronald L. (Ronald Louis) - Ziegler, Ronald L.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Hans Peter Kraus collection of Spanish American documents, 1433-1966

    Hans Peter Kraus collection of Spanish American documents, 14...

    Bookman, collector, and bibliophile. Letters, decrees, order books, reports, instructions, dispatches, printed material, and miscellaneous legal documents concerning the history of colonial Spanish America, including the activities of the Mexican Inquisition.

    • Contributor: Kraus, Hans Peter
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Alice Roosevelt Longworth papers, 1888-1942

    Alice Roosevelt Longworth papers, 1888-1942

    Journalist. Family and general correspondence, diaries, speeches and writings, newspaper clippings, and scrapbooks relating to Washington, D.C., social life, Longworth's world travels, her engagement and marriage to Nicholas Longworth, and her writings, especially her newspaper column and her reminiscences for Ladies' Home Journal.

    • Contributor: Longworth, Alice Roosevelt
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Abraham Lincoln papers, 1774-1948

    Abraham Lincoln papers, 1774-1948

    United States president and representative and lawyer from Illinois. Correspondence and other papers relating primarily to Abraham Lincoln's presidency and the Civil War.

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • C. William Witbeck legal collection, 1823-1933

    C. William Witbeck legal collection, 1823-1933

    Letters, certificates, legal documents, and land surveys collected by Witbeck relating chiefly to Shreveport, Louisiana, and to Caddo Parish.

    • Contributor: Witbeck, C. William
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Carl Harms papers, 1940-1946

    Carl Harms papers, 1940-1946

    Sailor. Daily journal kept by Harms as the cartographer and cook on an expedition to the Galapagos Islands sponsored by the United States Navy and the Pacific Development Company to select a site for a military base. Also includes a guidebook, newsletters, scrapbook, map, and photographs.

    • Contributor: Harms, Carl
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Cordell Hull papers, 1908-1956

    Cordell Hull papers, 1908-1956

    United States senator and representative of Tennessee and secretary of state. Correspondence, memoranda, diaries, manuscript of The Memoirs of Cordell Hull (1948), speeches and statements, scrapbooks, and printed matter relating chiefly to Hull's career as secretary of state.

    • Contributor: Hull, Cordell
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • John Haynes Holmes papers, 1899-1983

    John Haynes Holmes papers, 1899-1983

    Unitarian clergyman and author. Correspondence, writings, printed matter, and other papers reflecting Holmes's public career and social reform movements that he supported.

    • Contributor: Holmes, John Haynes
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Carrie Chapman Catt papers, 1848-1950

    Carrie Chapman Catt papers, 1848-1950

    Feminist, lecturer, and author. Correspondence, diaries (1911-1923), drafts of speeches and articles, subject files, biographical papers, newspaper clippings, printed material, and other papers, chiefly 1890-1920, relating primarily to Carrie Chapman Catt's efforts on behalf of the women's suffrage movement, feminism, and the cause of international peace.

    • Contributor: Catt, Carrie Chapman
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • George Fielding Eliot papers, 1939-1971

    George Fielding Eliot papers, 1939-1971

    Author, journalist, and military analyst. Correspondence, diary, biographical material, manuscripts of writings, drafts of various articles, notes, speeches and drafts of radio broadcasts, newspaper clippings, and printed matter relating mainly to Eliot's career as a newspaper columnist, contributor to periodicals, and military editor of Collier's Encyclopedia.

    • Contributor: Eliot, George Fielding
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Rayford Whittingham Logan papers, 1925-1982

    Rayford Whittingham Logan papers, 1925-1982

    Historian and educator. Correspondence, diaries, and biographical material documenting Logan's concern with racial inequality and his career as an historian of Africans and African Americans.

    • Contributor: Logan, Rayford Whittingham
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Bayard Rustin papers, 1942-1987

    Bayard Rustin papers, 1942-1987

    Civil rights activist and author. Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, notes, reports, press releases, financial records, agendas, printed material, and other papers documenting Bayard Rustin's leading role as an activist in the African-American civil rights movement, advocate of international human rights and social reform, and pacifist.

    • Contributor: Rustin, Bayard
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Whitney & Burnham (New Orleans, La.) records, 1835-1851

    Whitney & Burnham (New Orleans, La.) records, 1835-1851

    Cotton mercantile firm. A diary, correspondence, letterbooks, bills, receipts, invoices, notebooks, purchase orders, and rent statements relating primarily to the cotton trade in Louisiana and Alabama.

    • Contributor: Whitney & Burnham (New Orleans, La.)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Edward Lee Plumb papers, 1825-1903

    Edward Lee Plumb papers, 1825-1903

    Diplomat and secretary of the United States legation in Mexico. Correspondence, journals, clippings, and other papers relating primarily to Plumb's negotiations relating to the Mexican railway system.

    • Contributor: Plumb, Edward Lee
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Walter Quintin Gresham papers, 1857-1932

    Walter Quintin Gresham papers, 1857-1932

    United States secretary of state, secretary of the treasure, postmaster general, jurist, statesman, and soldier. Correspondence, letterbooks, and printed matter relating mainly to Gresham's service as postmaster general in the administration of Chester Alan Arthur and judge and secretary of state in the administration of Grover Cleveland. Also includes letters Gresham wrote to his wife during the Civil War.

    • Contributor: Gresham, Walter Quintin
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • D.W. Whittle papers, 1861-1974

    D.W. Whittle papers, 1861-1974

    Union army officer, business manager, songwriter, and evangelist. Correspondence, court records, diary, maps, and military orders pertaining to Whittle's Civil War service.

    • Contributor: Whittle, D. W. (Daniel Webster) - Whittle, D. W.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Kenneth M. Bilby Jamaican Maroon collection, 1977-1991

    Kenneth M. Bilby Jamaican Maroon collection, 1977-1991

    An ethnographic field collection of sound recordings, moving images, and accompanying materials that document the music and dance of Jamaican Maroons, particularly the Kromanti Dance ritual complex recorded by Kenneth M. Bilby in 1977-1979, and in 1991.

    • Contributor: Bilby, Kenneth M.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Calvin Benjamin papers, circa 1838-1882

    Calvin Benjamin papers, circa 1838-1882

    United States Army officer. Chiefly correspondence, with transcribed excerpts and notes, relating to Benjamin's service under General Zachary Taylor during the Mexican War.

    • Contributor: Benjamin, Calvin
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Kirk Munroe papers, 1850-1940

    Kirk Munroe papers, 1850-1940

    Author and adventurer. Correspondence, diaries, handwritten drafts and printed copies of writings, biographical material, scrapbooks, subject files, newspaper clippings, printed matter, photographs, drawings, and other papers relating primarily to Munroe's literary career and travels, including on a survey teams for the Union Pacific Railroad Company and the Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company.

    • Contributor: Munroe, Kirk
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Granville Ray Solomon, Jr. VHP Collection

    Granville Ray Solomon, Jr. VHP Collection

    Granville Ray Solomon, Jr. Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Solomon Jr., Granville Ray - Solomon, Granville Ray
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2009-01-01
  • Samuel Wylie Crawford papers, 1860-1892

    Samuel Wylie Crawford papers, 1860-1892

    Physician and army officer. Diary, correspondence, memoranda, registers and returns of troops and artillery, sketches, photographs, and other items relating chiefly to events while Crawford was an assistant surgeon at Fort Sumter during the early months of 1861.

    • Contributor: Crawford, Samuel Wylie
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Harry T. Friedman collection of Spanish American documents, circa 1500-1912

    Harry T. Friedman collection of Spanish American documents, c...

    Collector. Correspondence, reports, certificates, printed material, and other documents relating to such topics as the Joliet-Marquette expedition (1673), navigation and trade from the Philippines to Mexico (1749), land transactions in Tulancingo and Huejotzingo, Mexico, and persons associated with the cause of Mexican independence; inventories (1778-1785) of Mexican missions at Mátape, Alamos, and Macori; and information on Indian groups and the branding of military livestock. ...

    • Contributor: Friedman, Harry T.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Blue Ridge Parkway Folklife Project collection, 1977-1981

    Blue Ridge Parkway Folklife Project collection, 1977-1981

    The collection consists of sound recordings, video recordings, photographs, manuscripts, sheet music, printed ephemera, artifacts, administrative records, and ethnographers' field notes related to the 1978 Blue Ridge Parkway Project field survey, conducted by the American Folklife Center, Library of Congress, in cooperation with the National Park Service, in and around an area of the Blue Ridge Parkway at the Virginia and North Carolina border. ...

    • Contributor: Adler, Thomas A. - Bryan, Mamie - Choate, Donna - Cruise, Crystal - Eiler, Lyntha Scott - Eiler, Terry - Fleischhauer, Carl - Jarrell, Tommy - Johnson, Geraldine Niva - Marshall, Howard W. - Mullen, Patrick B. - Patton, Ila - Owen, Blanton - Owen, Margaret Counts - Ray, Roxie - Richardson, Larry (Banjoist) - Severt, Carrie - Stanley, Lura - Shockley, Maggie - Todd, Zenna
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • James Gillespie Birney papers, 1830-circa 1895

    James Gillespie Birney papers, 1830-circa 1895

    Abolitionist and editor. Correspondence, diaries, a notebook, and newspaper clippings primarily concerning Birney's participation in the antislavery movement.

    • Contributor: Birney, James Gillespie
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Bertram David Lewin papers, 1883-1974

    Bertram David Lewin papers, 1883-1974

    Psychoanalyst, educator, and writer. Correspondence, diaries, biographical data, reports, surveys, speeches and writings, school papers, certificates, legal documents, and photographs documenting Lewin's contributions to psychoanalysis in the United States through his writings, teaching, and involvement in various psychoanalytic organizations.

    • Contributor: Lewin, Bertram D. (Bertram David) - Lewin, Bertram D.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Roy Bultman VHP Collection

    Roy Bultman VHP Collection

    Roy Bultman Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Bultman, Roy
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2003-01-01
  • Tissandier collection on the history of aeronautics, 1539-1929

    Tissandier collection on the history of aeronautics, 1539-1929

    Collection of items gathered by Gaston Tissandier, an aeronaut and scientist, with additions by his brother, Albert Tissandier, an artist and aeronaut, and his son, Paul Tissandier, also an aeronaut. Includes the collection of J. F. Dupuis-Delcourt, an airship builder, brought together prior to 1860 and later purchased by Gaston Tissandier. Mostly in French, the collection pertains primarily to balloon flights of the eighteenth ...

    • Contributor: Tissandier, Gaston
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • John J. Ballentine papers, 1913-1973

    John J. Ballentine papers, 1913-1973

    United States Navy officer and air pilot. Correspondence, memoranda, diaries, logbooks, military records, biographical material, scrapbooks, clippings, photographs, and other papers relating primarily to Ballentine's naval career after 1920.

    • Contributor: Ballentine, John J. (John Jennings) - Ballentine, John J.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Joseph Nathan Kane collection, 1938-1939

    Joseph Nathan Kane collection, 1938-1939

    The Joseph Nathan Kane Collection consists of original and preservation recordings of the radio program Famous First Facts, scripts and publicity materials from the program, and a vintage 1930s microphone.

    • Contributor: Kane, Joseph Nathan - Slater, Tom - Vanderhoof, Frank E. - Jarvis, Anna - Dawley, J. Searle - Young, Mahonri Mackintosh - Handy, W. C. (William Christopher) - Lake, Simon - Stimson, Julia C. (Julia Catherine) - McClure, S. S. (Samuel Sidney) - Vincent, G. Robert - Valentino, Thomas J. - Connolly, James B. (James Brendan) - Albright, Horace M. (Horace Marden) - Martin, Glenn L. (Glenn Luther) - Boyd, Louise Arner - Murphy, William L. (William Lawrence)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Jesse W. Fell papers, 1806-1965

    Jesse W. Fell papers, 1806-1965

    Editor, educator, and lawyer. Correspondence, speeches and writings, Fell's autobiography and other biographical material, genealogical material, land grants, ledger, clippings, scrapbooks, maps, lithographs, photographs, and other papers pertaining primarily to Fell's pursuits as a newspaper editor, educator, lawyer, and Quaker in Illinois, including also family correspondence pertaining to Abraham Lincoln's autobiography.

    • Contributor: Fell, Jesse W.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material