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    Benjamin F. Whitten papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, family papers, military records, financial and legal records, and other papers relating primarily to Whitten's Civil War service with the 9th Maine Infantry Regiment. Documents his participation in the Battle of Morris Island, S.C., 1863; other actions and encampments along the southeast Atlantic coast in 1862 and 1863; the Battle of Cold Harbor, Va., 1864; and engagements in Bermuda Hundred, Va., where he ...

    • Contributor: Whitten, Benjamin F.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    James William Denver papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Four letterpress books containing correspondence relating to Denver's law practice in Washington, D.C., concerning Choctaw Indian claims and land disputes in California and elsewhere in the West, and to his campaign for the Democratic presidential nomination (1884). A fifth letterpress book contains the correspondence of Seargent Prentiss Knut of Denver's law firm.

    • Contributor: Denver, James William
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Washington Irving Chambers papers, 1871-1943

    Naval officer. Correspondence, subject files, logbooks, memoranda, blueprints, photographs, printed matter, and other papers relating primarily to Chambers's service in the navy and with the Greely Relief Expedition to the Arctic and the Nicaragua Canal survey expedition of 1884-1885.

    • Contributor: Chambers, Washington Irving
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1871
  • Lyman Trumbull correspondence, 1843-1894

    United States senator from Illinois. Chiefly letters received by Trumbull and some drafts or copies of replies on political matters.

    • Contributor: Trumbull, Lyman
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1843
  • Lydia Nadejena papers, 1907-1974

    Russian émigré, historian of Russian medieval art, writer, and educator. Correspondence, journals, writings, research notes, photographs, and news clippings relating to her personal life and professional activities.

    • Contributor: Nadejena, Lydia
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1907
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    Harold Gatty papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, writings, research notes, subject files, indexes, bibliographies, clippings, charts, maps, drawings, and other papers relating chiefly to the history of land and nautical navigation. Documents Gatty's investigations of air, water, and land navigation, particularly in Polynesia, the Arctic, and the Antarctic; his development of air routes for the South Seas Commercial Company founded by Gatty and Donald W. Douglas, Pan American Airways Corporation, ...

    • Contributor: Gatty, Harold
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    Benjamin Clarke Marsh papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, memoranda, minutes, articles, extracts, legislative documents, press releases, reports, speeches, pamphlets, scrapbooks, and clippings primarily concerning Marsh's service as executive secretary of the People's Lobby. Legislative issues of interest to the lobby included agriculture, cartels, commerce, conservation of natural resources, disarmament, housing, postwar planning and reconstruction, railroads, taxation, and unemployment. Correspondents include John Dewey, James Couzens, Harold L. Ickes, and Henry Cantwell Wallace.

    • Contributor: Marsh, Benjamin Clarke
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • United States. Army. 92nd Infantry Division collection, 1926-2007

    African-American infantry division of the United States Army during World War I and World War II. Subject files, correspondence, newspapers and news clippings, photographs and albums, exhibition material, posters, and records of the division and its veteran's association relating to the division's service during World War II.

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Infantry Division, 92Nd.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1926
  • Benjamin Holt Ticknor papers, 1595-1935

    Editor and publisher. Chiefly correspondence of American and British authors whose works were published by the Boston firms of Ticknor and Company and James R. Osgood and Company, with most of the letters addressed to Ticknor or to his daughter, Caroline Ticknor.

    • Contributor: Ticknor, Benjamin Holt
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1595
  • William E. Chandler papers, 1863-1917

    United States secretary of the navy, senator from New Hampshire, and lawyer. Principally bound volumes of correspondence documenting Chandler's activities as assistant secretary of the treasury, 1865-1867, secretary of the navy, 1882-1885, United States Senator from New Hampshire, 1887-1901, and chairman of the Spanish Treaty Claims Commission, 1901-1908. Includes material reflecting Chandler's prominence in the Republican Party and his role in the presidential campaigns ...

    • Contributor: Chandler, William E. (William Eaton) - Chandler, William E.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1863
  • 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 - Collection
    • Date: 1897
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    Franko Goldman family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    The Franko Goldman Family Papers are primarily related to the professional lives of brothers Sam (1857-1937) and Nahan Franko (1861-1930), their nephew Edwin Franko Goldman (1878-1956), and his son Richard Franko Goldman (1910-1980). The materials include correspondence from prominent musicians, composers and conductors, including Percy Grainger, Henry Cowell, Wallingford Riegger, Yehudi Menuhin, Aaron Copland, Darius Milhaud, Douglas Moore, Leo Sowerby, and Edgard Varèse; a ...

    • Contributor: Goldman, Richard Franko
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1886
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    Melville Weston Fuller papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, speeches and writings, notes, scrapbooks, printed matter, and memorabilia relating to Fuller's term on the Supreme Court; his law practice, real estate holdings, and Democratic politics in Chicago, Ill.; his work as a member of the Permanent Court of Arbitration especially in relation to the matter of the Muscat dhows and the Venezuelan boundary dispute; Fuller's personal and family affairs; and his childhood ...

    • Contributor: Fuller, Melville Weston
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    Booker T. Washington papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, memorandum, book drafts and notes, articles, speeches, reports, minutes, financial papers, scrapbooks, printed material, clippings, blueprints, maps, drawings, prints, photographs, negatives, and other papers relating chiefly to the early history and administration of Tuskegee Institute, Tuskegee, Ala., founded by Washington in 1881, as well as to the National Negro Business League which he organized in 1900, the General Education Board, Hampton Institute, Hampton, ...

    • Contributor: Washington, Booker T.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Helen Keller papers, 1842-1954

    Author and lecturer. Correspondence and papers relating to the preparation of Keller's book My Religion, and newspaper clippings concerning her writings, lectures, and travels. Includes typescripts of several works by other blind writers.

    • Contributor: Keller, Helen
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1842
  • Charles Mingus collection, 1939-1979

    This is the collected archive of world renowned African American jazz bassist and composer Charles Mingus. The Charles Mingus Collection includes music (manuscript and printed of Mingus and others), writings by and about Mingus by Mingus and others, business papers, printed matter (such as articles and clippings, books and pamphlets, organizations and affiliations, programs, and promotional material), iconography (photographs of Mingus, his family, and ...

    • Contributor: Mingus, Charles
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1939
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    Makers of the Sacred Harp, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Video recording and photographs of a lecture delivered by David Warren Steel in the Mary Pickford Theater, Library of Congress, on October 21, 2010, as part of the Benjamin Botkin Folklife Lecture series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Professor David Warren Steel discusses his book, "The Makers of the Sacred Harp," published by the University of Illinois Press, including a discussion of the ...

    • Contributor: Steel, David Warren
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2010
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    American Society of Adlerian Psychology records, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, minute books, membership lists, organizational material, and other records relating to the history and incorporation of the society.

    • Contributor: American Society of Adlerian Psychology
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • James Knight and Walter C. White papers, 1825-1867

    "Old Three Hundred" colonists and land grantees from Stephen F. Austin's colony in Texas. Correspondence, financial, legal, and real estate papers, and a hand-drawn map of Fort Bend County, Texas.

    • Contributor: Knight, James
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1825
  • Charles Tournemire collection, circa 1868-1962

    Charles Tournemire was a French composer, organist, and teacher. The collection chiefly consists of holograph, manuscript and printed music by Tournemire and other composers. In addition, the collection contains librettos, a scrapbook, books and a journal.

    • Contributor: Tournemire, Charles
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1868
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    Mabel Walker Willebrandt papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, speeches, writings, family papers, and printed matter relating primarily to Willebrandt's service as U.S. assistant attorney general under Presidents Warren G. Harding and Calvin Coolidge. Correspondence includes letters to Willebrandt's parents and pertains chiefly to social and political life in Washington, her efforts as an enforcer of the 18th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, Republican Party politics, and the issue and role of ...

    • Contributor: Willebrandt, Mabel Walker
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    Work and transformation: documenting working Americans symposium, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Collection of digital video recordings, digital photographs, and print materials documenting a symposium held at the Library of Congress on December 6 and 7, 2010, titled Work and Transformation: Documenting Working Americans. The symposium, co-sponsored by the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) and the American Folklife Center at the Library of Congress, featured presentations by the 2010 recipients of the AFC Archie ...

    • Contributor: Barr, Christina L. - Boone, Mary L. - Bulger, Peggy A. - Chute, Mary L. - Cohn, D'Vera - Correa, Jennifer - D'Abate, Richard - Deloach, Lynda - Dewhurst, C. Kurt - Greenhouse, Steven - Groen, Jeffrey A. - Iyengar, Sunil - Loughran, Maureen - McCarl, Robert - Popovich, Mark G. - Ray, Joyce M. - Rogers, Nancy E. - Rothstein, Donna S. (Donna Suzann) - Semmel, Marsha L. - Spitzer, Nicholas R. - Tabb, Derrick - Taft, Michael - Taylor, David Alan - Winick, Stephen D. - Wunder, Steve R. - Zeitlin, Steven J. - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Institute of Museum and Library Services (U.S.) - Archie Green Fund for Labor Culture & History
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2010
  • Hermann Hagedorn papers, 1912-1933

    Poet and biographer. Correspondence, subject files, research material, and miscellaneous items relating primarily to Hagedorn's biographies of Leonard Wood and William Boyce Thompson. Includes original material relating to Thompson's role in relief work in Russia following the Russian Revolution and in securing diplomatic recognition for the Soviets. Also includes material on Hagedorn's activities relating to World War I loyalty questions, especially the problems of ...

    • Contributor: Hagedorn, Hermann
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1912
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    Engineering Societies Library biographical files, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Biographical material concerning deceased members of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). Files include the edited version of the biography that was published in the journal ASCE Transactions and in pamplet form, as well as related correspondence and occasional photographs. The biographical files were collected by the Engineering Societies Library in New York City. Biographical files are organized alphabetically by name.

    • Contributor: Engineering Societies Library
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    Clinton family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Chiefly correspondence (mainly transcripts and drafts) of the elder George Clinton and James Clinton relating to military engagements during the Revolution, drafting of the Articles of Confederation by the Continental Congress, and land transactions in New York; orderly book (1779) of James Clinton containing orders given during the expedition against the Iroquois; and various commissions, land grants, and resolves. Correspondents include Horatio Gates, the ...

    • Contributor: Clinton, George - Clinton, James
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection