Format Manuscripts/Mixed Material

↓ Refine your search

Results: 1-25 of 105

  • Former Members of Congress, Inc., oral history interviews, 1962-1985

    Association of former members of Congress. Transcripts of interviews with former members of the United States House of Representatives and Senate and an administrative file relating to the oral history project, The Modern Congress in American History.

    • Contributor: Former Members of Congress, Inc. (U.S.)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1962
  • Catalog Record

    National Association of Social Workers oral history interviews, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Transcripts of oral history interviews conducted by Vida S. Grayson with educators and practicioners from various branches of social work, geographical regions, and ethnic backgrounds documenting the development of the field from the 1920s through the 1970s. Interviewees include Harriett M. Bartlett, Arthur Dunham, Arlien Johnson, Gisela Konopka. Inabel B. Lindsay, Helen Harris Perlman, Gladys Ryland, and Gertrude Wilson.

    • Contributor: National Association of Social Workers
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Catalog Record

    Joe Smith collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Oral history interviews conducted chiefly by recording industry executive Joe Smith with 243 noted recording artists and executives, and used in his book, Off the record (New York: Warner Books, 1988). Interviewees include Artie Shaw, Woody Herman, Ella Fitzgerald, Ray Charles, Barbra Streisand, Little Richard, Bob Dylan, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, Elton John, Paul Simon, David Bowie, Billy Joel, Sting, Tony Bennett, Joan Baez, ...

    • Contributor: Smith, Joe
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1986
  • Catalog Record

    United States. Congress. Senate. Historical Office oral history interviews, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Transcripts of oral history interviews with members and employees of the U.S. Senate conducted by Richard A. Baker, director, and Donald A. Ritchie, associate historian of the Senate Historical Office. Interviewees include Francis J. Attig, Leonard H. Ballard, Charles Sargent Caldwell, Donald J. Detwiler, Roy L. Elson, Grover W. Ensley, Martin Gold, William F. Hildenbrand, Frank Nordy Hoffmann, Pat M. Holt, J. Franklin Little, ...

    • Contributor: United States. Congress. Senate. Historical Office
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Catalog Record

    Elizabeth Sutherland Martínez papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Chiefly correspondence between Martínez and James Forman pertaining to the internal workings of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC), particularly the New York office where Martínez primarily worked. Documents the difficulties in doing public relations and fund-raising for the organization, the future direction of SNCC, and discussions about anti-white feelings of some of the African-American members of SNCC toward white members of the organization. ...

    • Contributor: Martínez, Elizabeth Sutherland
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Catalog Record

    Richard J. Foss collection Veterans History Project (U.S.) Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Richard J. Foss speaks about different aspects of his training and military service, including accounts of combat experience in the Admiralty Islands and Leyte and Luzon Islands in the Philippines. The veteran also discusses his emotional response to war, including making and losing close friends while serving. The veteran discusses crossing the International Date Line and the customs and traditions that accompany that experience, ...

    • Contributor: Foss, Richard J.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1943
  • An-sky Yiddish Heritage Ensemble oral history, 2013 June 25

    Oral history discussion and interview with the four members of the An-sky Yiddish Heritage Ensemble, led by Ensemble member Pete Rushefsky. Participants are Ethel Raim, Michael Alpert, Pete Rushefsky and Jake Shulman-Ment. The interview was conducted at the Library of Congress on the day of the group's performance in the American Folklife Center's Homegrown 2013 concert series on June 25, 2013. Inspired by the ...

    • Contributor: An Sky Yiddish Heritage Ensemble - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2013
  • Gary Haleamau: Traditional Hawaiian Music from Las Vegas

    Gary Haleamau and his band perform traditional Hawaiian slack-key guitar from Nevada, another in the Homegrown Concert Series sponsored by the American Folklife Center.

    • Contributor: Haleamau, Gary
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2008-08-20
  • Transcripts and photographs from the John Peter collection, 1951-1995

    Photographs and audiotape transcripts used by John Peter in his books on 20th-century architects.

    • Contributor: Peter, John
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1951
  • United States Capitol Historical Society oral history interviews, 1976-1991

    Typewritten transcripts of oral history interviews conducted by Frank Van der Linden, mostly with members of Congress.

    • Contributor: United States Capitol Historical Society
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1976
  • Catalog Record

    Sallylou Cummings Bonzer collection Veterans History Project (U.S.) Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    This collection consists of an interview with Sallylou Cummings Bonzer about her Army Nurse Corps service in the United States and Europe during World War II.

    • Contributor: Bonzer, Sallylou Cummings
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2000
  • Catalog Record

    Open mic : a conversation with David Bromberg, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    David Bromberg, multi-instrumentalist, singer, songwriter, violin authority, and storyteller, was a featured presenter in the Benjamin Botkin Folklife Lecture series on March 31, 2014, and launched the American Folklife Center's new interview series, "Open Mic: Conversations About Tradition and Inspiration," co-sponsored by the American Folklife Center and the Library of Congress Music Division. Bromberg discussed his musical upbringing, lessons with the Reverend Gary Davis, ...

    • Contributor: Bromberg, David - Groce, Nancy - Ward Bamford, Carol Lynn - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Library of Congress. Music Division
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2014
  • Catalog Record

    Give my poor heart ease : voices of the Mississippi blues, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Video recording and photographs of a lecture delivered by William R. Ferris in the Mary Pickford Theater, Library of Congress, on February 17, 2010, as part of the Benjamin Botkin Folklife Lecture series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Bill Ferris presented selections from interviews that he recorded beginning in the 1960s with African American women and men in communities in Mississippi near the ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2010
  • Catalog Record

    Lee Roy Hatcher collection, Veterans History Project (U.S.) Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Oral history interview with World War II veteran Lee Roy Hatcher, conducted by Michael Lloyd Willie on October 30, 2003 in Chattanooga, Tennessee, submitted to the Veterans History Project with photograph and map.

    • Contributor: Hatcher, Lee Roy
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1945
  • Mary Louise Defender Wilson and Keith Bear

    Mary Louise Defender Wilson and Keith Bear perform Sioux and Mandan Hidatsa storytelling and music from North Dakota, another in the Homegrown Concert Series sponsored by the American Folklife Center.

    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2006-08-16
  • Catalog Record

    The Cuban rafter phenomenon a unique sea exodus / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    In English and Spanish. In this digital archive you can explore the experiences of tens of thousands of citizens who have left Cuba in small boats, homemade rafts and other unusual craft. Currently the site focuses on those who precipitated and participated in one specific sea exodus: the raft crisis of 1994. Through photos, videos, bibliography, primary documents and narratives, the site examines the ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2004
  • Joe Smith collection, 1986-1988

    Oral history interviews conducted by recording industry executive Joe Smith with more than two hundred recording artists and executives from 1986 through 1988. Printed transcripts accompany most of the recorded interviews.

    • Contributor: Smith, Joe
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1986
  • Catalog Record

    John R. Alison collection Veterans History Project (U.S.) Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    The collection contains interviews with John R. Alison about his Army Air Forces service during World War II in the China-Burma-India (CBI) Theater and Pacific Theater. The collection also contains information about Alison's Air Force career.

    • Contributor: Alison, John R.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1942
  • Billy Taylor papers, 1942-2004

    Billy Taylor was an American jazz pianist, composer, educator, broadcaster, lecturer and advocate. The collection contains materials related to his life and career, including music manuscripts, correspondence, writings by and about Taylor, business papers, promotional and publicity materials, clippings, scripts, programs, photographs, awards, honorary degrees and plaques. The music materials chiefly consist of manuscript scores, lead sheets and parts, by Taylor and other jazz ...

    • Contributor: Taylor, Billy - Taylor, Theodora Castion - Albam, Manny - Henderson, Luther - Mardin, Arif - Nelson, Oliver - Wess, Frank
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1942
  • Catalog Record

    Claudio Spies papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    The collection, which documents Spies' professional career, includes music manuscripts, correspondence, musical notations, song texts, transcribed interviews, program notes, interview notes, clippings, publicity materials, financial and legal documents, and writings. Spies is known for his close, multi-decade affiliation with Igor Stravinsky. The Music series contains manuscript scores by Spies and photocopies of scores by Stravinsky with Spies' annotations. Spies' pieces include his first twelve-tone ...

    • Contributor: Spies, Claudio - Stravinsky, Igor
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1939
  • Catalog Record

    Gary Haleamau concert and interview collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Collection of digital video, sound recordings, and photographs documenting a concert by Gary Haleamau and his band on August 20, 2008 in the Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress, as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. The performance includes Hawaiian visual interpretation of some of the songs using signs and hula dance. Gary Haleamau, who is Portuguese American, discusses ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2008
  • Catalog Record

    The Quilters' Save Our Stories Project, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Photographs of and a program for a lecture delivered by Bernard L. Herman in the Mary Pickford Theater, Library of Congress, on July 24, 2007, as part of the Benjamin Botkin Folklife Lecture series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. The collection includes the text and slides of Herman's lecture. Herman discussed the Quilters' Save Our Stories Project (Quilters' S.O.S.) of the Alliance for ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2007
  • Catalog Record

    National Visionary Leadership Project interviews and conference collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Collection consists of videocassettes and video discs of about 300 full-length oral history interviews with noted African American leaders conducted by Camille O. Cosby, Renee Poussaint, and others for the National Visionary Leadership Project from 1997 to 2009, and includes photographs of the interviewees taken at the time of the interviews. Among those interviewed are Senator Edward Brooke, Congresswoman Cardiss Collins, educator John Hope ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1997
  • George W. Goddard papers, 1889-1984

    United States Air Force brigadier general, author, and pioneer of modern aerial photographic reconnaissance. Correspondence, memoranda, writings, transcripts, research files, reports, patents, grants, diagrams, newspaper clippings, printed material, and photographs pertaining primarily to Goddard's career in the United States Army Air Corps and United States Air Force.

    • Contributor: Goddard, George W.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1889
  • Catalog Record

    River Boys Polka Band concert and interview collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Collection of videorecordings of a concert of Dutch Hop polka music performed by the River Boys Polka Band, performed in the Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress on June 21, 2006, as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. The term "Dutch Hop" is used generically to describe traditional dance music of the Volga Deutsch (Germans from Russia who emigrated ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2006