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    G. Bromley Oxnam papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, diaries, sermons, addresses, lectures, writings, articles, book reviews, clippings, scrapbooks, photographs, and other papers concerning Oxnam's life and career in religious and public service. Documents his work with the Church of All Nations, the controversy over diplomatic relations between the U.S. and the Vatican, the issues of church and state and Protestantism as it related to Catholicism, charges made by the House Committee ...

    • Contributor: Oxnam, G. Bromley
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    Nelson W. Aldrich papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, journal (1906) relating to the Hepburn bill, appointment books (1906-1909), drafts of speeches with related notes and memoranda, personal bank accounts, bills, receipts, and other financial papers, tariff schedules (1880-1894), documents, reports, bills, scrapbooks, clippings, pamphlets and other printed material chiefly relating to Aldrich's career as U.S. representative and senator from Rhode Island. Includes diaries (1904 and 1912) kept by Aldrich's wife, Abby ...

    • Contributor: Aldrich, Nelson W.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    Leonard Porter Ayres papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, memoranda, journals, reports, notes, subject files, printed matter, statistical tables and graphs, clippings, and other papers relating chiefly to Ayres's career as a statistician, military officer, and educator. Documents his service as chief statistical officer for the U.S. War Dept. during World War I, technical adviser to the Allied Powers Reparation Commission as part of the Dawes Committee in 1924, consultant to the ...

    • Contributor: Ayres, Leonard Porter
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    Glenn Dillard Gunn collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    The collection primarily consists of correspondence from Ferruccio Busoni, Teresa Careño, Percy Grainger, Moriz Rosenthal, and others. In addition, there are photographs, many with autograph inscriptions, including those of Claude Debussy, Victor Herbert, and John McCormack. Music is represented by manuscripts and autographed presentation scores (printed). There are also miscellaneous personal papers, programs, and clippings.

    • Contributor: Gunn, Glenn Dillard
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1874
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    Tyler Dennett collection relating to John Hay, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, research notes, galley proofs, printed matter, photographs, and other papers relating to Dennett's books, John Hay: From Poetry to Politics (1933) and Lincoln and the Civil War in the Diaries and Letters of John Hay (1939). Subjects include Hay's service as assistant private secretary to Abraham Lincoln during the Civil War and as U.S. secretary of state in the William McKinley and Theodore ...

    • Contributor: Dennett, Tyler
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    I feel so good : the life and times of Big Bill Broonzy, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Bob Riesman discusses Big Bill Broonzy's life and his influence on other musicians. The lecture includes selections from Broonzy's performances. Riesman is the author of I feel so good : the life and times of Big Bill Broonzy (Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, 2011).

    • Contributor: Riesman, Bob
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2012
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    James Alexander Robertson papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, diaries, writings, notes, subject files, and other papers relating primarily to Robertson's activities and scholarship in Hispanic studies, especially relating to Florida and the Philippines. Documents his editorial work on the fifty-five volume "The Philippine Islands, 1493-1803," editorship of the Hispanic American Historical Review, role as executive secretary and editor of publications for the Florida State Historical Society, appointment as archivist of the ...

    • Contributor: Robertson, James Alexander
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Unukupukupu Halau Hula

    Unukupukupu is the traditional Halau Hula (Hula School) of Hawai`i Community College, Hilo, Hawai`i. Here ancient dances and songs, rooted in the sacred `Aiha`a Pele (Ritual Dance of Volcanic Phenomena) intermingle with the rigor of academic inquiry. To experience the particular fiery style of hula termed `Aiha`a Pele, one is trained to call up the fire within the body and to dance until sweat ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2012-06-26
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    Henryk Szeryng collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    The bulk of the collection is comprised of music manuscripts and printed scores. Much of the printed music contains annotations by Szeryng, and the manuscripts include a number of Szeryng's own compositions. The collection also contains arrangements and revisions of both standard and little-known works, including Paganini's Violin concerto, no. 3, which Szeryng himself rediscovered. In addition, there are manuscripts of composers whose works ...

    • Contributor: Szeryng, Henryk
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1933
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    Patsy T. Mink papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, writings, notes, interviews, questionnaires, legislative files, testimony, casework, law practice client files, court documents, statements, press releases, appointment books, scheduling files, travel itineraries, campaign files, card files, biographical material, student papers, family papers, scrapbooks, news clippings, printed matter, awards and honors, political ephemera, maps, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to Mink's service in the U.S. House of Representatives. Documents Mink's ...

    • Contributor: Mink, Patsy T.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    Frederic William Wile scrapbooks, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Scrapbooks (circa 5,000 items) chiefly containing clippings of news stories, dispatches, and columns written during Wile's career in journalism. Subjects include his service as an intelligence specialist on German affairs with the American Expeditionary Forces during World War I, the London Naval Conference (1930), and the Conference for the Reduction and Limitation of Armaments, Geneva, Switzerland (1932-1934). Includes a telegram (1909) from Frederick Albert ...

    • Contributor: Wile, Frederic William
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    Ogden Livingston Mills papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, galley proofs, memoranda, speeches, statements, clippings (some mounted in scrapbooks), and other printed matter dealing primarily with taxation, foreign debts, the Federal Reserve System, the tariff, and other financial matters. Includes bills considered by the House (1921-1927); speeches made by Herbert Hoover, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Alfred M. Landon and others; material gathered for use in lectures at the New School for Social Research ...

    • Contributor: Mills, Ogden Livingston
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • The Long Black Freedom Struggle: African American Soldiers in WWI & Korea

    Adriane Lentz-Smith of Duke University and David Cline of Virginia Tech discuss the forgotten history of African-American participation in WWI and Korea, followed by a discussion facilitated by Robert Patrick, director of the Veterans History Project.

    • Contributor: Various
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2014-03-18
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    W J McGee papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, letterbooks, speeches, lectures, scientific papers, articles, notes, ethnological and geological notebooks, bibliographical notes, scrapbooks, and other papers relating chiefly to McGee's career as a geologist with the U.S. Geological Survey primarily in charge of surveying the Atlantic Coastal Plain and as an ethnologist in charge of the Bureau of American Ethnology at the Smithsonian Institution. Also documents his work as director of the ...

    • Contributor: McGee, W J
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    Toni Frissell papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, daybooks, notes, lists, printed matter, photographs, and other papers documenting Frissell's career as a photographer especially her photographic assignments for Harper's Bazaar, Life, Sports Illustrated, and Vogue magazines dating from the 1940s through the 1960s. Includes material pertaining to her photography for the American National Red Cross, U.S. Armed Forces, and U.S. Office of War Information during World War II; photography of members ...

    • Contributor: Frissell, Toni
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    People's Legislative Service records, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, writings, speeches, press releases, newspaper clippings, and printed material relating primarily to the 1924 presidential campaign of Robert M. La Follette and Burton K. Wheeler. Includes material pertaining to the Progressive Party and to the Conference for Progressive Political Action.

    • Contributor: People's Legislative Service
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Nazimova collection, 1877-1988

    Actress. Correspondence, programs, press clippings, and scrapbooks documenting the American stage and film career of the Russian-born actress Nazimova, particularly during the silent film era.

    • Contributor: Nazimova
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1877
  • 'The High Lonesome Sound' Revisited: Documenting Traditional Culture in America

    In the early 1960s, the multitalented musician, filmmaker, and photographer John Cohen journeyed to eastern Kentucky to document the songs of church-goers, miners, and farmers, and the rural community that produced and sustained their uniquely American sound. The result was "The High Lonesome Sound," a classic 1963 documentary film than evocatively illustrates how music and religion help Appalachian people maintain their dignity and traditions ...

    • Contributor: Cohen , John
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2009-06-11
  • Hugh Lenox Scott papers, 1582-1981

    Army officer and public official. Correspondence, diaries, memoranda, memoirs, drafts of writings, speeches, reports, notes, biographical and genealogical material, account books, financial papers, lists, printed material, maps, photographs, drawings, prints, and others papers relating to Scott's career in the United States Army from 1876 to his retirement following World War I, his service as a member of the State Highway Commission for New Jersey ...

    • Contributor: Scott, Hugh Lenox
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1582
  • Ernest Bloch collection, 1888-1981

    Ernest Bloch was a Swiss-born composer, violinist, conductor and photographer. The collection, which documents his life and work, includes manuscripts (music and lecture material), correspondence, business and financial papers, photographs, programs, promotional material, clippings, writings about Ernest Bloch, personal papers, and printed matter.

    • Contributor: Bloch, Ernest
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1888
  • Thomas Capek collection of materials relating to Czechoslovakia and Czech Americans, 1619-1953

    Correspondence, memoranda, journals, writings, printed matter, maps, photographs, and other papers assembled during Capek's research on the immigration, organizations, institutions, and activities of Czech Americans. Also includes material concerning Czechoslovakia, Czechs in Great Britain, Slavic Americans, and Slovak Americans.

    • Contributor: Capek, Thomas
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1619
  • John Keep papers, 1781-1929

    Clergyman and abolitionist. Autobiography, correspondence, record book, newspaper clippings, notes, speeches, and a Bible relating to Keep and his family.

    • Contributor: Keep, John
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1781
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    United States. Forest Service records, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Chiefly field notes of various members of the Forest Service, including Louis A. Barrett, Richard L.P. Bigelow, Louis Doar, and Edward A. Holcomb. Also includes correspondence, appointment papers, and biographical material.

    • Contributor: United States. Forest Service
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Robert H. Terrell papers, 1870-1954

    Teacher, lawyer, and judge. Correspondence, speeches and writings, newspaper clippings, printed matter, and other papers relating to Terrell's interest in African-American education and welfare, courts and schools in Washington, D.C., Republican politics, and the Washington Board of Trade.

    • Contributor: Terrell, Robert H. (Robert Heberton) - Terrell, Robert H.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1870
  • Jacobo Ficher collection, 1864-1997

    The collection comprises practically all the composer's works, mainly holograph ms. scores in all major categories of composition. It also includes documents, correspondence (to and from Leonard Bernstein, Carlos Chávez, Elizabeth Sprague Coolidge, Aaron Copland, Henry Cowell, Vivian Fine, Alberto Ginastera, Paul Kletzki, Nicolai Malko, Eugene Ormandy, Arthur Rubinstein, Nicolas Slonimsky, Leopold Stokowski, and others), writings, programs, and scrapbooks.

    • Contributor: Ficher, Jacobo
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1864