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    Walt Whitman papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, literary manuscripts, family papers, printed matter, and miscellany relating to Whitman's life and work. Includes a printed copy of "O Captain! My Captain!" with Whitman's handwritten corrections. Correspondence with Abraham Leech relates to Whitman's life as a schoolteacher in Woodbury and Whitestone, Long Island, N.Y.; his views on small-town life; and his support for the Democratic Party and it's candidate, Martin Van Buren, ...

    • Contributor: Whitman, Walt
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    Almon Ferdinand Rockwell papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, diaries, journals, reports, and other papers relating principally to the presidential administration and assassination of James A. Garfield. Correspondence with Garfield relates to their friendship, investments in the Silver King Mining Company, controversy over the resignation of New York senator Roscoe Conkling, and Garfield's appointment of Rockwell as superintendent of public buildings in Washington, D.C. Rockwell's diaries describe his Civil War service as ...

    • Contributor: Rockwell, Almon Ferdinand
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    New York Society for the Suppression of Vice records, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Reports relating to persons arrested as a result of the society's activities relating to the supervision of public morality in New York state. Reports include data on the offender's age, nationality, religion, education, offense, evidence seized, and legal action taken. Includes notations by Anthony Comstock, secretary of the society; records of the society's predecessor, the Young Men's Christian Association of the City of New ...

    • Contributor: New York Society for the Suppression of Vice
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    Sol M. Linowitz papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Diaries, correspondence, speeches, writings, reports, notes, interviews, oral history transcripts, biographical material, legal files, organizational records, travel files, clippings, printed matter, scrapbooks, photographs, and other papers documenting Linowitz's career as an attorney chiefly with Sutherland and Sutherland in Rochester, N.Y., and with Coudert Brothers international law firm in Washington, D.C, executive for Xerox Corporation (earlier known as Haloid Xerox, Inc.), ambassador to the Organization ...

    • Contributor: Linowitz, Sol M.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • George Redington papers, 1804-1907

    Legislator, judge, lawyer, businessman and land agent. Correspondence, legal documents, and business records of George Redington, his brother James, and other family members documenting their business and legal activities in New York state.

    • Contributor: Redington, George
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1804
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    Herman K. Crofoot collection of Francis Elias Spinner papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, scrapbooks, autographs, clippings, printed matter, photographs, and other papers chiefly concerning Spinner's service as U. S. representative from New York and U.S. treasurer. Includes letterbook of letters written by Spinner while he was cashier of the Mohawk Valley Bank; a diary of his father, John Peter Spinner; and an Alexander Hamilton letter, 1792. Other correspondents include John Allison, George S. Boutwell, Schuyler Colfax, ...

    • Contributor: Spinner, Francis Elias
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Florence Hamilton collection relating to Edwin Markham, 1857-1959

    Poet and lecturer. Correspondence, poetry, articles and speeches, biographical material, scrapbooks, photographs, memorabilia, printed matter and other papers pertaining mainly to the poet Edwin Markham.

    • Contributor: Hamilton, Florence
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1857
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    James A. Emanuel papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, transcripts of oral history interviews, poems, poetry and prose anthologies and collections, autobiographical writings, writings by others, biographical material, subject files, and other papers pertaining chiefly to Emanuel's career as a poet and educator. Subjects include African American literature and culture, poetry readings and festivals, Emanuel's career as an educator primarily at the City College of the City University of New York and ...

    • Contributor: Emanuel, James A.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • James A. Emanuel papers, 1922-1995

    Poet and educator. Appointment calendars, biographical material, correspondence, poems, interviews, material relating to poetry festivals and readings, anthologies and collections, subject files, teaching material, textbooks, and writings by others relating primarily to Emanuel's career.

    • Contributor: Emanuel, James A.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1922
  • Raymond G. Carroll papers, 1905-1944

    Journalist. Scrapbooks of clippings, mostly of Carroll's articles, and correspondence, photographs, drawings, and other printed matter relating to Carroll's career as a journalist.

    • Contributor: Carroll, Raymond G.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1905
  • Frederick Cecil Horner papers, 1917-1960

    Transportation engineer and executive with General Motors Corporation. Correspondence, diaries, memoir, memoranda, reports, speeches, printed matter, newspaper clippings, and photographs documenting Horner's career in transportation, chiefly as an executive with General Motors Corporation.

    • Contributor: Horner, Frederick Cecil
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1917
  • 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 - Collection
    • Date: 1908
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    Daniel Edgar Sickles papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, speeches, documents, legal and financial records, clippings, printed matter, and other papers. Includes drafts of reports to the U.S. secretary of state while Sickles was serving as U.S. minister to Spain (1869-1873) relating, in part, to the Cuban Insurrection (1868-1878) and the Virginius affair. Other topics include Sickles's service as U.S. representative in the 53rd Congress and as chairman (1886-1912) of the New ...

    • Contributor: Sickles, Daniel Edgar
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Ebenezer Foote family papers, 1751-1871

    Continental Army officer, jurist, merchant, and legislator, of Delaware County, N.Y. Family and general correspondence, orders, petitions, and legal and other papers of Foote and various members of his family. Topics include the Tammany Society of New York, the death of Alexander Hamilton, the War of 1812, the incident aboard the frigate Chesapeake, the first Seminole War, and New York politics.

    • Contributor: Foote, Ebenezer
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1751
  • Theodore Roosevelt papers, 1780-1962

    Army officer, author, and public official. Correspondence, memoranda, diaries, drafts of speeches and writings, subject files, newspaper clippings, and other papers pertaining chiefly to Roosevelt's service as United States assistant secretary of the navy (1921-1924) under Warren G. Harding and Secretary of the Navy Edwin Denby, as governor of Puerto Rico (1929-1932), and as governor general of the Philippines (1932-1933).

    • Contributor: Roosevelt, Theodore
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1780
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    Frederick Douglass papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, diary (1886-1887), speeches, articles, manuscript of Douglass's autobiography, financial and legal papers, newspaper clippings, and other papers relating primarily to his interest in social, educational, and economic reform; his career as lecturer and writer; his travels to Africa and Europe (1886-1887); his publication of the North Star, an abolitionist newspaper, in Rochester, N.Y. (1847-1851); and his role as commissioner (1892-1893) in charge of ...

    • Contributor: Douglass, Frederick
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    Jonathan D. Meredith papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Family and general correspondence, legal files, financial records, and other papers relating to Meredith's associations with the Savings Bank of Baltimore and the Bank of the United States. Subjects include the banking and commerce, mineral resources, and transportation systems in Maryland. Other subjects include the War of 1812; foreign and domestic trade; shipping and trade with Europe and South America; South America; impeachment proceedings ...

    • Contributor: Meredith, Jonathan D.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Robert L. Carter papers, 1941-2006

    Civil rights lawyer and judge. Correspondence, memoranda, legal cases, speeches, writings, subject files, newspaper clippings, ephemera, biographical material, photographs, notes, and research material relating primarily to Carter's career after 1968.

    • Contributor: Carter, Robert L.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1941
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    William Maxwell Evarts papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, memoranda, diary, journal, minute book, account books, printed material, and other papers concerning New York state, national, and international politics from the Civil War to the 1890s. Topics include Evarts' early law practice, cases in which he represented the U.S. during the Civil War, trial of Jefferson Davis, impeachment of Andrew Johnson, Geneva Arbitration Tribunal (1871-1872), Samuel J. Tilden election case of 1876, ...

    • Contributor: Evarts, William Maxwell
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Max Rudolf papers, 1922-1993

    Max Rudolf was a German-born American conductor and music educator. He is best known for his work with the Metropolitan Opera, the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, and the Curtis Institute of Music. The collection contains Rudolf's extensive correspondence with prominent 20th century musical figures, Metropolitan Opera annual files documenting his years with that organization, and a few photographs.

    • Contributor: Rudolf, Max
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1922
  • 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 - Collection
    • Date: 1800
  • Breckinridge family papers, 1752-1965

    Family prominent in Kentucky and national politics and government. Correspondence, diaries, speeches and articles, subject files, financial and legal papers, scrapbooks, and other papers of various members of the Breckinridge family. The bulk of the collection is composed of the papers of John Breckinridge, Robert Jefferson Breckinridge, John Cabell Breckinridge, William C. P. Breckinridge, Joseph Cabell Breckinridge, Mary Desha, Sophonisba Preston Breckinridge, Madeline (McDowell) ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1752
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    Palmer-Loper family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, logs and journals, financial and business papers, ships' papers, printed material, and other papers of various members of the seafaring and merchant Palmer and Loper families of Stonington, Conn. Includes papers of Nathanial Brown Palmer relating to his discovery in 1820 of the Antarctic subcontinent, to various whaling and sealing enterprises, to the China trade, and to mercantile and shipping interests; papers of ...

    • Contributor: Hart, Ira - Loper, R. F. (Richard F.) - Palmer, Alexander Smith - Palmer, Nathaniel Brown
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • 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 - Collection
    • Date: 1775
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    John Haynes Holmes papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, writings, printed matter, and other papers relating to Holmes's public career and to the libertarian movements of the 20th century. Documents his involvement with civil liberties, civil rights, pacifism, and social service organizations including the American Civil Liberties Union, American Friends Service Committee, Council Against Intolerance in America, Foster Parents' Plan for War Children, League for Industrial Democracy, National Association for the Advancement ...

    • Contributor: Holmes, John Haynes
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection