• Claude Charles Bloch papers, 1926-1945

    Naval officer. Correspondence, printed matter, and other material relating to Claude Charles Bloch's naval career before and during World War II, including his command at Pearl Harbor.

    • Contributor: Bloch, Claude Charles
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • George P. Fisher papers, 1772-1905

    Public official and judge of the supreme court of the District of Columbia. Correspondence, legal papers, commissions, biographical sketches, essays, speeches, and other material relating to Fisher's legal career and other topics.

    • Contributor: Fisher, George P. (George Purnell) - Fisher, George P.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Robert Whitehead papers, 1947-2002

    Robert Whitehead was a Tony Award-winning theatrical producer and director. The collection contains production files, correspondence, business papers, writings, photographs, costume and set renderings, programs and promotional materials, scripts, and other materials related to his life and career.

    • Contributor: Whitehead, Robert
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Charles Thomson papers, 1765-1888

    Secretary of Continental Congress, biblical translator, and merchant. Correspondence relating to the official business of the Continental Congress and the American Revolution, scientific and scholarly matters, personal affairs, and including petitions, notes on debates, and translations of portions of the New Testament from Greek to English.

    • Contributor: Thomson, Charles
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Everett Sanders papers, 1913-1950

    Lawyer, U.S. representative from Indiana, secretary to President Calvin Coolidge, and Republican Party national chairman. Correspondence, speeches, articles, press releases, and printed matter relating chiefly to Republican Party policies, Calvin Coolidge, and the presidential campaign of 1932.

    • Contributor: Sanders, Everett
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • 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 Lansing papers, 1831-1935

    Lawyer, diplomat, secretary of state during the Wilson administration, and member of the American mission to negotiate a peace treaty following World War I. Correspondence, memoranda, reports, resolutions, desk diaries, book manuscripts, speeches, scrapbooks, clippings, printed material, memorabilia, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to Lansing's years (1914-1920) as counsel to the Department of State and as secretary of state and particularly to American ...

    • Contributor: Lansing, Robert
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Irene Aloha Wright papers, 1620-1977

    Author, historian, public official, archivist, and editor. Transcripts, copies, and translations of documents in the Archivo de Protocolos de Sevilla, Archivo General de Indias, and Instituto Hispano-Cubano de Historia de América, Seville, Spain. Includes correspondence, printed matter, and other papers of Wright pertaining to the documents, as well as biographical material concerning Wright.

    • Contributor: Wright, Irene Aloha
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • National Flute Association, Inc. archives, 1898-2002

    The National Flute Association, Inc. Archives primarily comprises the correspondence and working papers of elected officers and other volunteers serving the association, some business papers of the Executive Offices, manuscript and printed music, donations to the organization from individual members, and publications by the association.

    • Contributor: National Flute Association (U.S.) - Leeuwen, Arÿ Van
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Louis N. Ridenour papers, 1917-1960

    Physicist and author. Correspondence, journals, reports, writings, printed matter, photographs, and other items relating to science policy issues concerning nuclear energy and computer technology as well as Ridenour's contribution to the development and application of radar technology during World War II.

    • Contributor: Ridenour, Louis N. (Louis Nicot) - Ridenour, Louis N.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Aero Club of America scrapbooks, 1891-1912

    Aeronautical organization. Scrapbooks of newspaper clippings relating to the advent of manned flight.

    • Contributor: Aero Club of America
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Philip W. Bonsal papers, 1914-1992

    Diplomat. Correspondence, diaries, memoranda, speeches, and statements documenting Bonsal's foreign service career, especially as United States ambassador to Cuba during and after its 1959 revolution, including also material on Argentina, colonial Africa, and an English translation of L'Expedition du Mexique concerning Maximillian, Emperor of Mexico.

    • Contributor: Bonsal, Philip W. (Philip Wilson) - Bonsal, Philip W.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Art Rosenbaum Georgia folklore collection, 1955-1983

    Copies of audio tape recordings made by Art Rosenbaum in north and coastal Georgia and South Carolina principally in the 1970s and early 1980s. These field recordings encompass many genres of acoustic folk music, including gospel, shout, blues, ballads, and some interviews with the performers, recorded in homes, churches, and festivals.

    • Contributor: Rosenbaum, Art - Finster, Howard - Jones, Bessie - Heaney, Joe - Pattman, Neal - Tanner, Gordon - Bruce, W. Guy
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Raymond Leslie Buell papers, 1915-1981

    Educator, lecturer, and publicist; active in international affairs. Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, statements, writings, subject files, and other papers relating to Buell's career as a writer and speaker on international affairs, to his travels, and to his activities with the Foreign Policy Association and the Republican Party.

    • Contributor: Buell, Raymond Leslie
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • John Purroy Mitchel papers, 1835-1932

    Soldier, lawyer, and mayor of New York, N.Y. Correspondence, desk diaries, speeches, articles, press releases, notebooks, memorabilia, and scrapbooks relating primarily to Mitchel's administrations as counselor and mayor of New York City.

    • Contributor: Mitchel, John Purroy
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Asa Gray papers, 1840-1859

    Botanist and professor of natural history at Harvard University. Invitation and correspondence of Asa Gray, his wife, Jane Loring Gray, and others to Elizabeth Carrington Morris and Margaretta Hare Morris and undated drafts of articles possibly by the entomologist Thomas Say intended for publication in the Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia.

    • Contributor: Gray, Asa
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Edmund Roberts papers, 1803-1905

    Merchant and diplomat. Official and family correspondence, journals, manuscript drafts of Roberts' s book Embassy to the Eastern Courts of Cochin-China, Siam, and Muscat . . . During the Years 1832-34, diplomatic documents, legal and financial papers, and miscellaneous material chiefly documenting his service as a special agent of the U.S. to negotiate treaties with Siam, Muscat, and Cochin China.

    • Contributor: Roberts, Edmund
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Julius Gold collection, 1858-1924

    Manuscripts of Gold's theoretical writings, including unpublished translations of and commentaries of the writings of Bernhard Ziehn. Also correspondence with colleagues and students, among the former Hans Joachim Moser, Lloyd Hibberd, and John Alden Carpenter, and the latter Winthrop Sargent, Frank Fragale, Meredith Willson, and Isaac Stern. Programs, printed music, finanancial and legal papers, and photographs.

    • Contributor: Gold, Julius - Ziehn, Bernhard
    • 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
  • Caleb B. Smith papers, 1841-1862

    Lawyer, statesman, jurist, and United States representative from Indiana. Principally correspondence from 1849, the last year of Smith's term as a Whig from Indiana in the House of Representatives.

    • Contributor: Smith, Caleb B. (Caleb Blood) - Smith, Caleb B.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Papers from the John Secrist Jr. collection, 1919-1973

    Papers, including discographic and photographic materials, included in the John Secrist Jr. Collection of nearly 1,700 operatic sound recordings.

    • Contributor: Secrist, John
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • David B. Quinn papers, 1109-1994

    Historian. Correspondence, minutes, reports, appointment calendars, applications, autobiographical sketches, clippings, photographs, lectures, writings, and research material consisting of notes, transcriptions, and facsimiles of charters, chronicles, colonization tracts, court records, drawings, financial accounts, land records, maps, state papers, statutes, travel literature, and other papers and documents.

    • Contributor: Quinn, David B.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • USIA Artistic Ambassador Program musical commissions, 1973-1988

    This collection consists of works commissioned by the United States Information Agency and other materials related to the organization's Artistic Ambassador Program. It includes holograph music manuscripts, sketches, performance reviews, biographical materials, and administrative documents.

    • Contributor: United States Information Agency. Artistic Ambassador Program - Bacon, Ernst - Dello Joio, Norman - Finney, Ross Lee - Foss, Lukas - Gould, Morton - Hoiby, Lee - Lees, Benjamin - Mayer, William - Muczynski, Robert - Perle, George - Rochberg, George - Siegmeister, Elie - Smit, Leo - Robilette, John
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Daniel O. Drennan papers, 1775-1904

    Military aide. Copies of correspondence, military dispatches, reports and other documents, as well as original letters, newspaper clippings, notes, architectural drawings, memorabilia, and printed matter collected by Drennan during his service as military secretary to Philip Henry Sheridan from 1865 to1888.

    • Contributor: Drennan, Daniel O., Approximately - Drennan, Daniel O.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Arthur B. Spingarn papers, 1850-1968

    Civil rights leader and lawyer. Correspondence, memoranda, minutes of meetings, wills and estate files, reports, briefs, hearing and trial transcripts, and other papers relating chiefly to Spingarn's service with the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) as vice president, chairman of the legal committee, and president (1911-1965).

    • Contributor: Spingarn, Arthur B. (Arthur Barnett) - Spingarn, Arthur B.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material