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  • Wilbur J. Carr papers, 1892-1942

    Wilbur J. Carr papers, 1892-1942

    Department of State official and diplomat. Correspondence, diaries, speeches, biographical material, articles, scrapbooks, photographs, and other papers chiefly concerning the operations and personnel policies of the Department of State during Carr's service from 1902 to 1939.

    • Contributor: Carr, Wilbur J. (Wilbur John) - Carr, Wilbur J.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1892
  • Owen Lattimore papers, 1907-1997

    Owen Lattimore papers, 1907-1997

    Orientalist, author, educator, and historian. Correspondence, journals, writings, reviews, speeches, research notes, interviews, reports, transcripts of hearings, and other papers pertaining to Lattimore's studies in Chinese and Mongolian history and linguistics, his appointment as a political advisor to Chiang Kai-shek, and his service as director of Pacific Operations in the United States Office of War Information Overseas Operations Branch, and as a member of ...

    • Contributor: Lattimore, Owen
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1907
  • Martha Dodd papers, Catalog Record

    Martha Dodd papers,

    Correspondence, writings, research materials, memoirs, genealogical materials, newspaper clippings, and other papers relating to Dodd's experiences (1933-1937) in Berlin with her father, William Edward Dodd, American ambassador to Germany; her exile (1957-1990) with her husband, Alfred Kaufman Stern, in Cuba and Czechoslovakia following their indictment for participation in Soviet espionage; and her writings on topics including the civil rights movement in the U.S., the ...

    • Contributor: Dodd, Martha
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • William Vans Murray papers, Catalog Record

    William Vans Murray papers,

    Correspondence, diaries, and official documents pertaining to Murray's diplomatic activities as minister to the Netherlands (1797-1801) and as minister plenipoteniary to France (1799-1800) along with Oliver Ellsworth and William Richardson Davie. Topics include the American Revolution, the treaty of 1787 with England, and the XYZ Affair. Includes correspondence with John Adams; John Quincy Adams; Baron de Cappelle; Charles Guillaume Frédéric Dumas; Elbridge Gerry; James ...

    • Contributor: Murray, William Vans
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • William Eustis papers, 1757-1908

    William Eustis papers, 1757-1908

    Physician, diplomat, United States secretary of war, and United States representative and senator from Massachusetts. Correspondence, family papers, legal documents, and other material relating to the Burr-Clinton controversy, the Louisiana Purchase, Indian affairs, war between England and France, and relations between the United States and the Netherlands.

    • Contributor: Eustis, William
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1757
  • Bancroft-Bliss families papers, 1788-1928

    Bancroft-Bliss families papers, 1788-1928

    Correspondence, diary, legal and financial papers, article and book galleys, invitations, and printed material of members of the Bliss and Bancroft families, including George Bancroft (1800-1891); his wife, Elizabeth Davis Bancroft (1803-1886), her first husband, Alexander Bliss (1792-1827); and their son, Alexander Bliss (1827-1896).

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1788
  • Lewis B. Schwellenbach papers, Catalog Record

    Lewis B. Schwellenbach papers,

    Correspondence, speeches, writings, clippings, scrapbooks, and other papers relating primarily to Schwellenbach's service as U.S. senator from Washington (State) and U.S. secretary of labor in the Harry S. Truman presidential administration. Subjects include Schwellenbach's friendship with Truman, anti-alien legislation, anti-communism, civil liberties, Huey Long and the use of filibuster in the U.S. Senate, fishing and lumber industries in Washington (State), labor strikes, rights of ...

    • Contributor: Schwellenbach, Lewis
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Irving Brant papers, 1910-1977

    Irving Brant papers, 1910-1977

    Author, historian, and newspaper editor. Correspondence, memoranda, writings and speeches, research notes, and other papers reflecting Brant's career with various newspapers, in the administration of Franklin D. Roosevelt, as a playwright, and his interest in James Madison.

    • Contributor: Brant, Irving
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1910
  • Andrew Stevenson and J.W. Stevenson papers, Catalog Record

    Andrew Stevenson and J.W. Stevenson papers,

    Correspondence, speeches, legal records, account book, printed matter, and other papers of Andrew Stevenson and his son, J.W. Stevenson. Papers of Andrew Stevenson document his service as U.S. minister to Great Britain and relate primarily to U.S. foreign relations with Great Britain. Subjects include the Caroline affair (1837-1838), negotiations for the settlement of the northeastern boundary between the U.S. and Canada, and the ascendancy ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Katharine Amend Kellock papers, 1924-1969

    Katharine Amend Kellock papers, 1924-1969

    Economist and editor. Correspondence, project reports, writings, printed matter, and other papers relating chiefly to Kellock's work with the Federal Writers' Project, the Department of State, and the Department of Agriculture Resettlement Administration.

    • Contributor: Kellock, Katharine Amend
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1924
  • Armand Hammer papers, Catalog Record

    Armand Hammer papers,

    Chiefly correspondence documenting Hammer's career as a citizen diplomat (particularly to the Soviet Union), humanitarian, and art collector gathered for an exhibition honoring him at the Library of Congress in 1989. Includes letters from I︠U︡.V. Andropov, Menachem Begin, Leonid Ilʹich Brezhnev, Jimmy Carter, K.U. Chernenko, Dwight D. Eisenhower, J. Paul Getty, Mikhail Sergeevich Gorbachev, Lady Bird Johnson, Lyndon B. Johnson, Vladimir Ilʹich Lenin, Richard ...

    • Contributor: Hammer, Armand
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Tom Connally papers, 1896-1952

    Tom Connally papers, 1896-1952

    United States senator and representative from Texas. Correspondence, speeches, writings, voting records, press releases, clippings, photographs, printed matter, photographs and other papers relating primarily to his career in the Senate, his chairmanship of the Senate Foreign Relations committee, and his involvement in the United Nations, North Atlantic Treaty Organization, and issues concerning the oil industry, Texas, and Mexico.

    • Contributor: Connally, Tom
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1896
  • David Bailie Warden papers, Catalog Record

    David Bailie Warden papers,

    Correspondence, diaries, scientific notes and articles, business records, historical notes, and other papers relating chiefly to Warden's service as private secretary to John Armstrong, U.S. minister to France, (1804-1808), and later, as U.S. consul at Paris (1808-1814). Also includes material pertaining to Native Americans, the Caribbean, and geography and medicine.

    • Contributor: Warden, David Bailie
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Robert R. Hitt papers, 1830-1906

    Robert R. Hitt papers, 1830-1906

    U.S. representative from Illinois. Personal, political, diplomatic, and business correspondence and other papers, including shorthand notes and material relating to Abraham Lincoln, the Lincoln Douglas Debates, and Civil War courts-martial. Other topics include his congressional service and the annexation of Hawaii.

    • Contributor: Hitt, Robert R. (Robert Roberts) - Hitt, Robert R.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1830
  • Francis Bowes Sayre papers, 1861-1967

    Francis Bowes Sayre papers, 1861-1967

    Diplomat and statesman. Correspondence, official reports and communications, writings, printed matter, and miscellaneous material relating to Sayre's diplomatic career and his role as a spokesman for Christianity and the Episcopal Church. Includes a reading copy of Woodrow Wilson's Fourteen Points message to Congress, telegrams, election returns, and other papers pertaining to Wilson.

    • Contributor: Sayre, Francis Bowes
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1861
  • St. George L. Sioussat papers, 1831-1959

    St. George L. Sioussat papers, 1831-1959

    Historian, librarian, and archivist. Correspondence with American scholars and librarians concerning the location of Duff Green papers and transcripts and photostats of the correspondence of Green and others relating to American-British diplomacy, with emphasis on Green's missions to England. Also includes notes and memoranda from published and unpublished sources collected for the purpose of writing an account of Green's diplomatic career.

    • Contributor: Sioussat, St. George L. (St. George Leakin) - Sioussat, St. George L.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1831
  • Bernadotte Everly Schmitt papers, 1868-1970

    Bernadotte Everly Schmitt papers, 1868-1970

    Educator, historian, and author. Correspondence, research notes, scrapbooks, writings and lectures, bibliographies, and printed matter relating principally to Schmitt's studies in modern European diplomatic history, especially his work on the outbreak of World War I.

    • Contributor: Schmitt, Bernadotte Everly
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1868
  • Joshua Coit correspondence, Catalog Record

    Joshua Coit correspondence,

    Letters from Coit to his wife Nancy, his eldest son Robert, and Charles Bulkeley, all of New London, Conn., chiefly written in Philadelphia, Penn., while Coit was serving in Congress as a Federalist representative from Connecticut, 1793-1798. Subjects include a dinner with President George Washington, levees for Martha Washington, politics, the prospect of war with Great Britain, the XYZ Affair, an altercation between fellow ...

    • Contributor: Coit, Joshua
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Philip L. Geyelin papers, Catalog Record

    Philip L. Geyelin papers,

    Correspondence, interviews, writings, reports, notes and notebooks, research material, transcripts of broadcasts, congressional hearing records and other government documents, press releases and statements, clippings, photographs, and other papers relating primarily to Geyelin's career as a reporter and editorial page editor covering foreign policy issues for the Wall Street Journal and later the Washington Post. Subjects include the Middle East, the Vietnam War, and individuals ...

    • Contributor: Geyelin, Philip L.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Robert Lansing papers, Catalog Record

    Robert Lansing papers,

    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 Dept. of State and as secretary of state and particularly to American foreign relations during World War I, the Paris Peace Conference, and Lansing's relations with President Woodrow Wilson and with various foreign diplomats and statesmen. ...

    • Contributor: Lansing, Robert
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Beale family papers from the Decatur House, 1794-1957

    Beale family papers from the Decatur House, 1794-1957

    Correspondence, journals, biographical material, speeches, articles, scrapbooks, printed material, and other papers pertaining to the role of Edward Fitzgerald Beale in opening the West; the diplomatic career of Truxtun Beale as United States minister to Greece, Persia, and Romania; the naval careers of Thomas Truxtun and Stephen Decatur; the Beale (Beal), Chase, Edwards, and Truxtun families; and the Decatur House.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1794
  • Souvanna Phouma, Prince of Laos, papers, Catalog Record

    Souvanna Phouma, Prince of Laos, papers,

    Copies of ten volumes of diaries with inserted material such as letters, cables, memoranda, communiques, clippings, and other printed material. Reflects Souvanna's role as nationalist and conciliator of the political factions within Laos including the Neo Lao Haksat (political arm of the Pathet Lao) led by Prince Souphanouvong, the rightist faction led by Prince Boun Oum Na Champassak, and the neutralists led by Souvanna; ...

    • Contributor: Souvanna Phouma
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Hans Peter Kraus collection of Spanish American documents, 1433-1966

    Hans Peter Kraus collection of Spanish American documents, 14...

    Bookman, collector, and bibliophile. Letters, decrees, order books, reports, instructions, dispatches, printed material, and miscellaneous legal documents concerning the history of colonial Spanish America, including the activities of the Mexican Inquisition.

    • Contributor: Kraus, Hans Peter
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1433
  • John Wills Greenslade correspondence transcripts, Catalog Record

    John Wills Greenslade correspondence transcripts,

    Chiefly transcripts of correspondence of Greenslade and his first wife, Marie Taylor Greenslade, relating to his career in the U.S. Navy. Documents his service during the Philippine American War, 1900-1902; Banana Wars in the Caribbean, 1902-1914; as commander of the USS Housatonic (Minelayer) during the North Sea mine barrage, 1918; and as commander of the USS Galveston (Cruiser) in European and Mediterranean waters (1919-1920). ...

    • Contributor: Greenslade, John Wills
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Edmund Roberts papers, Catalog Record

    Edmund Roberts papers,

    Official and family correspondence, journals, manuscript drafts of Roberts's book Embassy to the Eastern Courts of Cochin-China, Siam, and Muscat; in the U.S. Sloop-of-war Peacock, David Geisinger, Commander, During the Years 1832-3-4 (1837), diplomatic documents (1832-1836), legal and financial records, and miscellaneous items consisting chiefly of maps, drawings, and printed matter. Documents Roberts's service as a special agent of the U.S. to negotiate treaties ...

    • Contributor: Roberts, Edmund
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Mercer Green Johnston papers, 1860-1954

    Mercer Green Johnston papers, 1860-1954

    Educator, Episcopal clergyman, and author. Correspondence, diaries, sermons, notebooks, autobiographical papers, poems, prayers, financial papers, pamphlets, periodicals, photographs, clippings, scrapbooks, and memorabilia relating to Johnston's career as an Episcopal clergyman in the United States and the Philippines, worker for the Young Men's Christian Association during World War I, director of the People's Legislative Service, director of the National Citizens Committee on Relations with Latin ...

    • Contributor: Johnston, Mercer Green
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1860
  • Waddy Thompson papers, 1826-1882

    Waddy Thompson papers, 1826-1882

    U.S. representative from South Carolina, lawyer, and diplomat. Chiefly correspondence relating to nullification, relations with Mexico, plantation life, slavery, and South Carolina and national politics. Includes family papers.

    • Contributor: Thompson, Waddy
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1826
  • Edward Tracy Clark correspondence and reports, Catalog Record

    Edward Tracy Clark correspondence and reports,

    Chiefly correspondence relating primarily to Clark's work as a consultant on legislation and customs and tariff matters for various business concerns. Correspondence from his service as President Calvin Coolidge's secretary relate to topics including Massachusetts politics, the McNary-Haugen farm bill, Mexican confiscation, patronage, the Permanent Court of International Justice, and Amherst College reunions. Includes numerous letters from Calvin Coolidge after he left the White ...

    • Contributor: Clark, Edward Tracy
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Smith Simpson papers, Catalog Record

    Smith Simpson papers,

    Correspondence, oral history interview, subject files, family papers, scrapbooks, printed matter, photographs, and other papers relating to Simpson's career as a diplomat and industrial relations specialist. Documents his work as a labor and industrial relations expert prior to World War II and to his postwar service as labor attaché in Belgium (1945-1948), Greece (1947-1949), and Mexico (1949-1953); deputy consul general in India (1952-1954); and ...

    • Contributor: Simpson, Smith
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Theodore Francis Green papers, Catalog Record

    Theodore Francis Green papers,

    Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, reports, subject and chronological files, clippings, printed matter, photographs, and other papers relating principally to Green's career and activities in the U.S. Senate, particularly as a member and chairman of the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations. Subjects include Rhode Island state politics, Democratic Party politics, domestic issues, foreign affairs, the United Nations, North Atlantic Treaty Organization, and fisheries treaties. Other subjects ...

    • Contributor: Green, Theodore Francis
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • John G. Nicolay papers, Catalog Record

    John G. Nicolay papers,

    Correspondence, research notes, notebooks, scrapbooks, and other papers relating chiefly to Nicolay's public career particularly his tenure as secretary to President Abraham Lincoln and to his numerous literary activities including his works on Lincoln. Also documents his service as U.S. consul, Paris, France, and U.S. Supreme Court marshal. Includes papers of his daughter, Helen Nicolay. Correspondents include John Bigelow, Anson Burlingame, Simon Cameron, Schuyler ...

    • Contributor: Nicolay, John G.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Boris Brasol papers, Catalog Record

    Boris Brasol papers,

    Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, literary manuscripts, notes, and other papers relating to Russia and the Soviet Union and to Brasol's writings and work as a criminologist and literary critic. Subjects include criminology, crime detection in European countries as compiled by the Criminological Survey of the Columbia University School of Law, Edgar Allan Poe, the Zionist movement, investigations into the assassinations of the Romanovs, efforts of ...

    • Contributor: Brasol, Boris
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Josephus Daniels papers, Catalog Record

    Josephus Daniels papers,

    Correspondence, diaries, speeches, writings, family papers, and other material relating chiefly to Daniels's service as secretary of the navy during the Woodrow Wilson presidential administration. Also documents Daniels's career as editor of the Raleigh, N.C., News & Observer, work with the Democratic Party, and role as U.S. ambassador to Mexico (1933-1941). Subjects include democracy, naval aviation, prohibition, public health and welfare, and radio communication. ...

    • Contributor: Daniels, Josephus
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Bernadotte Everly Schmitt papers, Catalog Record

    Bernadotte Everly Schmitt papers,

    Correspondence, lectures, writings, research notes, bibliographies, scrapbooks, and printed matter relating principally to Schmitt's studies in modern European diplomatic history, especially his work concerning the outbreak of World War I. Documents his years as a Rhodes scholar at Oxford University and his association with the American Historical Association, University of Chicago, and the U.S. Department of State. Also includes material pertaining to Schmitt's tenure ...

    • Contributor: Schmitt, Bernadotte Everly
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Jan Papánek papers, Catalog Record

    Jan Papánek papers,

    Correspondence, memoranda, diary, speeches, reports, transcripts of radio broadcasts, biographical material, newspaper clippings, photographs, map, and other papers relating to Papánek's years in the U.S. as representative of the Czechoslovak government in exile during World War II and to his service in the United Nations (1945-1948). Includes material pertaining to the democratic movement and government of Czechoslovakia and to communist activities and takeover of ...

    • Contributor: Papánek, Jan
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Caspar W. Weinberger papers, 1910-2005

    Caspar W. Weinberger papers, 1910-2005

    United States secretary of defense, United States secretary of health, education, and welfare, California state legislator, lawyer, journalist, and business executive. Correspondence, legal and subject files, appointment books and daily schedules, diary notes and other jottings, family papers, financial material, interview transcripts, television scripts, newspaper columns, book and speech files, and legislative and political material relating to Weinberger's career in journalism and government.

    • Contributor: Weinberger, Caspar W.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1910
  • Joseph Pulitzer papers, Catalog Record

    Joseph Pulitzer papers,

    Family and general correspondence, subject files, business files, and personal financial records relating primarily to Pulitzer's editorship of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Documents the operation and production of the newspaper including its working philosophy, internal business management, and editorial policies. Includes extensive files of correspondence between Pulitzer and his editorial and reporting staffs and other journalists, as well as his correspondence with local St. ...

    • Contributor: Pulitzer, Joseph
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Daniel Webster papers, 1800-1900

    Daniel Webster papers, 1800-1900

    Lawyer, statesman, and diplomat; United States representative from New Hampshire and United States senator from Massachusetts. Correspondence, memoranda, notes and drafts for speeches, legal papers, invitations, printed matter, newspaper clippings, and other papers, chiefly dating from 1824 to 1852. Topics include Webster's law practices and cases heard before the United States Supreme Court, the Bank of the United States, diplomacy, national and state politics, ...

    • Contributor: Webster, Daniel
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1800
  • Robert R. Hitt papers, Catalog Record

    Robert R. Hitt papers,

    Correspondence, diaries, notes and notebooks, business records, family papers, newspaper clippings, photographs, and other papers relating to Hitt's service as U.S. assistant secretary of state, U.S. congressman from Illinois, and secretary to the U.S. Legation in Paris, France. Also documents his service as court reporter, chairman of the U.S. House Committee on Foreign Affairs, and reporter for a board of treaty commissioners to the ...

    • Contributor: Hitt, Robert R.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Armand Hammer papers, circa 1508-1989

    Armand Hammer papers, circa 1508-1989

    Business executive, philanthropist, and art collector. Chiefly correspondence documenting Hammer's career as a citizen diplomat (particularly to the Soviet Union), humanitarian, and art collector gathered for an exhibition honoring him at the Library of Congress in 1989, including also a facsimile edition of the Codex Hammer (a notebook of Leonardo da Vinci) and a photograph album.

    • Contributor: Hammer, Armand
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1508
  • Beale family papers from the Decatur House, Catalog Record

    Beale family papers from the Decatur House,

    Correspondence, journals, speeches, articles, biographical material, scrapbooks, printed matter, and other papers of the Beale (Beal), Chase, Edwards, and Truxton families. Includes papers of Edward Fitzgerald Beale relating primarily to his role in opening the West; papers of Truxtun Beale as U.S. minister to Greece, Persia, and Romania; diaries of Marie Oge Beale; papers of Stephen Decatur; and papers of Thomas Truxton. Subjects include ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Frederick Rodgers papers, 1852-1920

    Frederick Rodgers papers, 1852-1920

    Naval officer. Correspondence, reports, journals, notebooks and diaries, charts and maps, writings, legal papers, photographs, and printed matter relating to Rodgers's naval career and family.

    • Contributor: Rodgers, Frederick
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1852
  • Francis Bowes Sayre papers, Catalog Record

    Francis Bowes Sayre papers,

    Correspondence, speeches, writings including Sayre's autobiography, official reports and communications, printed matter, memorabilia, and other papers relating to Sayre's diplomatic career and his role as a spokesman for Christianity and the Episcopal Church. Documents his service as U.S. assistant secretary of state, diplomatic advisor to United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration, president of the United Nations Trusteeship Council, U.S. high commissioner to the Philippines, ...

    • Contributor: Sayre, Francis Bowes - Nevin, Wilberforce
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Howard-von Recum family papers, 1869-1972

    Howard-von Recum family papers, 1869-1972

    British diplomat. Diaries and correspondence relating primarily to the diplomatic career of Sir Henry Howard and documenting his postings at Hague, Netherlands, the Vatican during World War I, and in China, Denmark, France, Greece, Guatemala, Russia, and the United States, also including the diaries and correspondence of his daughter, Baroness Marie Ernestine Howard von Recum, and the correspondence of his other family members and ...

    • Contributor: Howard, Henry, Sir - Howard, Henry
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1843
  • Charles Edward Russell papers, 1864-1941

    Charles Edward Russell papers, 1864-1941

    Author and journalist. Correspondence, diaries, notebooks, writings, subject files, scrapbooks, clippings, printed matter, and other papers relating principally to Russell's writings and to his activities on behalf of various progressive reform causes.

    • Contributor: Russell, Charles Edward
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1864
  • William D. Leahy papers, 1897-1959

    William D. Leahy papers, 1897-1959

    Naval officer, diplomat, and governor of Puerto Rico. Diaries, correspondence, scrapbooks, photographs, and other papers relating to Leahy's naval and diplomatic career.

    • Contributor: Leahy, William D.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1897
  • Nathaniel Prentiss Banks papers, 1829-1911

    Nathaniel Prentiss Banks papers, 1829-1911

    United States representative, governor of Massachusetts, and army officer. Family and general correspondence, diaries and notebooks, letterbooks, military papers, speeches and writings, scrapbooks, clippings, printed matter, and miscellany relating chiefly to Banks's political career and as an army officer during the Civil War.

    • Contributor: Banks, Nathaniel Prentiss
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1829
  • Frank Kowalski papers, 1925-1976

    Frank Kowalski papers, 1925-1976

    Army officer and United States representative from Connecticut. Correspondence, memoranda, writings, speeches, reports, military orders, patents, newspaper clippings, printed materials, scrapbooks, drawings, and photographs pertaining primarily to Kowalski's career in the United States Army (1925-1958) and in the House of Representatives (1959-1963).

    • Contributor: Kowalski, Frank
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1925
  • Stewart Hensley papers, Catalog Record

    Stewart Hensley papers,

    Correspondence, notebooks, transcriptions of interviews with officials in the U.S. Dept. of State and other government agencies, speeches, research files, printed matter, and other papers relating to Hensley's career as a reporter and chief diplomatic correspondent for the United Press Associations (later United Press International). Correspondents include Zbigniew Brzezinski, Dean Rusk, and Ronald L. Ziegler.

    • Contributor: Hensley, Stewart
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Jacob Gerhard Koch papers, 1783-1941

    Jacob Gerhard Koch papers, 1783-1941

    Merchant and marine insurance broker. Correspondence, letterbooks, diary, account books, ledgers, inventories, indexes, receipts, and miscellaneous documents relating to Koch's investment business in Philadelphia, Amsterdam, and Alexandria, Va.

    • Contributor: Koch, Jacob Gerhard
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1783
  • Anson Burlingame and Edward L. Burlingame family papers, Catalog Record

    Anson Burlingame and Edward L. Burlingame family papers,

    Correspondence, diaries, commissions, printed matter, maps, memorabilia, photographs, and other papers primarily of Anson Burlingame and Edward L. Burlingame, father and son. Includes papers of Anson's wife, Jane Cornelia Livermore Burlingame, and her parents, Isaac Livermore and Eunice H. Livermore. Subjects include Anson's service as U.S. minister to China and Edward's editorship at Scribner's. Includes commissions from President Abraham Lincoln; and letters from and ...

    • Contributor: Burlingame, Anson
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Matthew Fontaine Maury papers, 1825-1960

    Matthew Fontaine Maury papers, 1825-1960

    Naval officer and oceanographer. Correspondence, letterbooks, diaries, journals, speeches, articles, and other writings, notebooks, electrical experiment book, charts, and printed material relating chiefly to Maury's naval career, scientific activities and interests, service as a Confederate agent in England, and work as an immigration official for Southern expatriates in Mexico, and to the Maury (Morey) family.

    • Contributor: Maury, Matthew Fontaine
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1825
  • Samuel Smith family papers, 1772-1911

    Samuel Smith family papers, 1772-1911

    Army officer and statesman. Correspondence, letterbooks, military and political papers, and miscellaneous material relating to Samuel Smith's forty years in Congress, his military career, and the history and politics of Maryland. Includes papers relating to John Spear Smith, Robert Smith, and other Smith family members.

    • Contributor: Smith, Samuel
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1772
  • Carnegie Institution of Washington reproductions collection, 1686-1941

    Carnegie Institution of Washington reproductions collection, ...

    Chiefly transcriptions and copies of documents in foreign archives and personal collections relating to the history of the United States, especially the early Spanish period and British ministers to the United States from 1791 to 1812, collected for publication projects of the Carnegie Institution of Washington.

    • Contributor: Carnegie Institution of Washington
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1686
  • Albert J. Beveridge papers, Catalog Record

    Albert J. Beveridge papers,

    Correspondence, diary notes, addresses, writings, notes, records of interviews with comments by the subject, printed matter, photographs, and other papers relating to Beveridge's career from his early law practice in Indiana through his two terms in the U.S. Senate, his experience as a war correspondent in Europe, and his work as a historian and biographer. Subjects include the rise of Progressivism, Indiana state politics, ...

    • Contributor: Beveridge, Albert J.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Donald Rumsfeld papers, Catalog Record

    Donald Rumsfeld papers,

    Correspondence, memoranda, minutes, speeches, writings, reports, notes, testimony, interviews, oral histories, briefing books, statements, cables, agendas, appointment and scheduling files, confirmation hearings, legislative files, polls, campaign files, constituent casework and issue mail, service academy appointment files, press releases, newsletters, financial records, family papers, genealogies, news clippings, printed matter, memorabilia, photographs, and other papers concerning Rumsfeld's service as U.S. representative from Illinois, White House official, ...

    • Contributor: Rumsfeld, Donald
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Donald Wilson papers, 1910-1979

    Donald Wilson papers, 1910-1979

    U.S. Army and Air Force officer. Diaries, journals, correspondence, speeches, lectures, flight records, maps and other items relating to Wilson's personal life and military career. Diaries include accounts of the Iwo Jima and other South Pacific campaigns during World War II.

    • Contributor: Wilson, Donald
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1910
  • Moorfield Storey papers, Catalog Record

    Moorfield Storey papers,

    Correspondence, articles, lecture notes, petitions, press releases, clippings, scrapbooks, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to Storey's years as president of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People and his interest in the Anti-Imperialist League. Subjects include civil rights and relations between the Philippine Islands and the United States (1903-1907). Includes excerpts from a diary kept by Warren Fiske and Ralph Waldo ...

    • Contributor: Storey, Moorfield
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Breckinridge family papers, 1752-1965

    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
  • Marquis de Lafayette papers, Catalog Record

    Marquis de Lafayette papers,

    Correspondence, letterbooks, writings, speeches, reports, minutes, notes, military records, financial and legal documents, family papers, broadsides, and other papers relating chiefly to the marquis's military, political, and private life, as well as to French and American history of the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries. Subjects include Lafayette's involvement in the American Revolution and in the French revolutions of 1789 and 1830, his imprisonment ...

    • Contributor: Lafayette, Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Benjamin Franklin papers, 1726-1907

    Benjamin Franklin papers, 1726-1907

    Statesman, publisher, scientist, and diplomat. Correspondence, journals, records, articles, and other material relating to Franklin's life and career. Includes manuscripts (1728) of his Articles of Belief and Acts of Religion; negotiations in London (1775); letterbooks (1779-1782) of the United States legation in Paris; records (1780-1783) of the United States peace commissioners, including journals kept by Franklin and Richard Oswald; and papers (1781-1818) of Franklin's ...

    • Contributor: Franklin, Benjamin
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1726
  • Jeanne S. Mintz papers, 1928-1993

    Jeanne S. Mintz papers, 1928-1993

    Asian affairs analyst and official at the United States Department of Defense. Correspondence, professional subject file, speeches and writings, printed material, and other papers documenting Mintz's career as an expert on Indonesia and Southeast Asia, including service with the Defense Department and as an analyst and press officer with the Indonesian delegation to the United Nations.

    • Contributor: Mintz, Jeanne S.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1928
  • Robert S. McNamara papers, 1934-2009

    Robert S. McNamara papers, 1934-2009

    United States secretary of defense, president of the World Bank, and corporate executive. Correspondence, memoranda, organization records, subject files, speeches and writings, reports, conferences and meetings, background and research material, and other papers relating primarily to McNamara's private and public life following his service as secretary of defense, including his leadership of the World Bank, his role as counselor and adviser to various private ...

    • Contributor: McNamara, Robert S.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1934
  • Burton Norvell Harrison family papers, 1812-1926

    Burton Norvell Harrison family papers, 1812-1926

    Lawyer and private secretary to Jefferson Davis. Correspondence, diaries, reports, memoranda, manuscripts of articles, speeches, and books, and other papers of Harrison; of J. B. Harrison, lawyer and newspaper editor; Samuel Jordan Harrison, merchant; Mrs. Burton Harrison (formerly Constance Cary), author; Fairfax Harrison, lawyer and president of the Southern Railway; and of Francis Burton Harrison, lawyer, United States representative from New York, and governor ...

    • Contributor: Harrison, Burton Norvell
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1812
  • Edward Bennett Williams papers, Catalog Record

    Edward Bennett Williams papers,

    Correspondence, memoranda, minutes, book drafts, articles, speeches, interviews, and other papers relating to Williams's service on the President's Foreign Intelligence Advisory Board during the administrations of Gerald R. Ford and Ronald Reagan; his work with the Committee on the Present Danger; and his writings, especially his book, One Man's Freedom (1962). Includes scrapbooks of newspaper and magazine articles and other material tracing Williams's career ...

    • Contributor: Williams, Edward Bennett
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Robert A. Taft papers, 1885-1980

    Robert A. Taft papers, 1885-1980

    United States senator from Ohio, Republican Party leader, and lawyer. Correspondence, family and personal papers, political and legislative files, subject files, business and financial papers, speeches and writings, and other papers relating primarily to Taft's career in the Senate and to his role as a national leader in the Republican Party.

    • Contributor: Taft, Robert A. (Robert Alphonso) - Taft, Robert A.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1885
  • Joseph Alsop and Stewart Alsop papers, Catalog Record

    Joseph Alsop and Stewart Alsop papers,

    Correspondence, writings, interviews, notes, subject files, office files, financial papers, family papers, clippings, printed material, and other papers relating primarily to Joseph Alsop's family and personal life; acquaintance with prominent politicians, public figures, writers, and scholars; work as a journalist, especially as New York Herald Tribune staff writer (1932-1937) and as syndicated columnist of the "The Capital Parade" (1937-1940); World War II experiences in ...

    • Contributor: Alsop, Joseph - Alsop, Stewart
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Reverdy Johnson papers, 1830-1876

    Reverdy Johnson papers, 1830-1876

    Lawyer, United States senator from Maryland, and diplomat. Mainly correspondence relating to Johnson's early law practice and political and diplomatic career.

    • Contributor: Johnson, Reverdy
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1830
  • Thomas G. Corcoran papers, Catalog Record

    Thomas G. Corcoran papers,

    Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, writings, notes, reports, briefs, opinions, testimonies, family papers, business records, newspaper clippings, printed material, and other papers chiefly documenting Corcoran's private legal practice and his government service during the first two presidential terms of Franklin D. Roosevelt. Includes material pertaining to his service in the New Deal era as legislative draftsman, litigator, employment bureau director, and speech writer. Subjects include politics, ...

    • Contributor: Corcoran, Thomas G.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Howard-von Recum family papers, Catalog Record

    Howard-von Recum family papers,

    Diaries and correspondence relating primarily to the diplomatic career of Sir Henry Howard and documenting his postings in China; Denmark; France; Greece; Guatemala; Hague, Netherlands; Russia; the United States; and the Vatican during World War I. Includes correspondence and diaries, interleaved with photographs, clippings, and ephemera, of his daughter, Marie Ernestine Howard von Recum (also known as Da) pertaining to her years as a ...

    • Contributor: Howard, Henry
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • John McLean papers, Catalog Record

    John McLean papers,

    Correspondence, legal briefs, financial data, docket book, printed matter, file of reports, opinions, and briefs arranged by case name, and other papers relating to McLean's service as U.S. postmaster general and U.S. Supreme Court justice. Also contains material from his service as commissioner of the U.S. General Land Office. Includes his notes on arguments made before the U.S. Supreme Court in 1830, including cases ...

    • Contributor: McLean, John
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Charles Fahy papers, Catalog Record

    Charles Fahy papers,

    Diaries (1918-1949), family and general correspondence, legal case files, subject files, speeches and writings, and other papers. The bulk of the collection consists of Fahy's case files while serving on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, documenting a number of notable decisions in civil and criminal law, 1949-1976, Other papers relate to Fahy's role as an advisor to and ...

    • Contributor: Fahy, Charles
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • William R. Day papers, Catalog Record

    William R. Day papers,

    Correspondence, memoranda, minutes, reports, legal briefs, financial records, scrapbooks, printed matter, and other papers relating primarily to personal matters but also pertaining to his activities as U.S. secretary of state, U.S. Supreme Court justice, U.S. Court of Appeals (6th Circuit) judge, and president of the McKinley National Memorial Association. Subjects include foreign affairs, in particular relations with Spain; legal issues; political patronage requests; Day's ...

    • Contributor: Day, William R.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Richard Rush papers, Catalog Record

    Richard Rush papers,

    Correspondence, diary (1821), notes (1805) on conversation with Gen. Francisco Antonio Gabriel Miranda, opinion (1823) on the transfer of Cuba to Great Britain, and engravings. The collection relates primarily to Rush's duties as U.S. attorney general (1814-1817), U.S. secretary of state (1817), minister to Great Britain (1817-1825), and U.S. secretary of the treasury (1825-1828). Also includes legal documents concerning a loan from the Netherlands ...

    • Contributor: Rush, Richard
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Tyler Dennett collection relating to John Hay, 1861-1937

    Tyler Dennett collection relating to John Hay, 1861-1937

    Historian, editor, and biographer. Correspondence, research notes, galley proofs, photographs, and printed matter relating to Dennett's books John Hay: From Poetry to Politics and Lincoln and the Civil War in the Diaries and Letters of John Hay.

    • Contributor: Dennett, Tyler
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1861
  • Lewis Graham Hines papers, Catalog Record

    Lewis Graham Hines papers,

    Family and general correspondence, speeches and writings, subject files, scrapbooks, and printed matter relating to Hines' activities in organized labor and as an official in various state and federal agencies. Subjects include the Pennsylvania Dept. of Labor and Industry, Pennsylvania labor politics, American Federation of Labor, communism, Congress of Industrial Organizations, Taft-Hartley bill of 1947, Republican Party, presidential election of 1940, Point Four Program, ...

    • Contributor: Hines, Lewis Graham
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • John Barrett papers, Catalog Record

    John Barrett papers,

    Family and general correspondence, diaries, journals, speeches, writings, reports, notebooks, subject files, biographical material, financial records, scrapbooks, clippings, and other papers relating principally to Barrett's career as a journalist in California, Washington, and Oregon; his appointments as U.S. minister to Argentina, Colombia, Panama, and Thailand; his duties as director general of the Pan American Union; and his work as a counselor and arbiter in ...

    • Contributor: Barrett, John
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Joseph Stanley-Brown papers, 1730-1941

    Joseph Stanley-Brown papers, 1730-1941

    Presidential secretary, civil servant, and banker. Correspondence, family papers, notes, reports, briefs, printed material, and miscellany relating to Stanley-Brown's genealogical studies, his service as private secretary to Presidents James A. Garfield and Chester Alan Arthur, and career in diplomacy and business.

    • Contributor: Stanley Brown, Joseph
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1730
  • Dudley Wright Knox papers, circa 1864-1950

    Dudley Wright Knox papers, circa 1864-1950

    Naval officer and historian. Correspondence, subject files, speeches, articles, book file, printed matter, newspaper clippings, and other material relating to Knox's activities as director of the United States Office of Naval Records and Library, as secretary of the Naval Historical Foundation, and as an author of books and articles on naval affairs.

    • Contributor: Knox, Dudley Wright
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1864
  • William Maclay journals and note, Catalog Record

    William Maclay journals and note,

    Journals (1789 April 24-1791 March 3) kept by Maclay as a U.S. senator in the first U.S. Congress and note (1790) to John Nicholson. Describes legislative and procedural debates relating to such questions as protocol for ceremonies; relations between the House and the Senate; the tariff of 1789; the judiciary bill; compensation for members of Congress; Friedrich Wilhelm Ludolf Gerhard Augustin, Baron von Steuben's ...

    • Contributor: Maclay, William
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Hugh Lenox Scott papers, 1582-1981

    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
  • William Marion Jardine papers, 1908-1955

    William Marion Jardine papers, 1908-1955

    Educator, public official, and diplomat. Correspondence, articles, speeches, lectures, notes, and scrapbooks of clippings concerned mainly with the economic aspects of agriculture and rural life. The greatest concentration, 1925-1929, relates to Jardine's term as secretary of agriculture. Other papers cover the four years during which he was minister to Egypt. Additional files concern his tenure as president of the University of Wichita, 1934-1949.

    • Contributor: Jardine, William Marion
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1908
  • William McKinley papers, circa 1847-1935

    William McKinley papers, circa 1847-1935

    United States president, representative, and army officer, and governor of Ohio. Correspondence, speeches, will, messages, scrapbooks, printed matter, and other papers pertaining primarily to McKinley's presidential administration.

    • Contributor: McKinley, William
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1847
  • William Marion Jardine papers, Catalog Record

    William Marion Jardine papers,

    Correspondence, speeches, lectures, articles, notes, and scrapbooks of clippings documenting Jardine's service as U.S. secretary of agriculture and U.S. minister to Egypt and to his tenure as president of Wichita University, 1934-1949. Pertains chiefly to the economic aspects of agriculture and rural life. Correspondents include Milton Stover Eisenhower, Herbert Hoover, Alfred M. Landon, Andrew W. Mellon, Henry L. Stimson, and Harry Hines Woodring.

    • Contributor: Jardine, William Marion
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Peter W. Rodman papers, Catalog Record

    Peter W. Rodman papers,

    Correspondence, speeches, writings, articles, research files, congressional testimony, topical files, printed matter, photographs, and other papers documenting Rodman's service as a foreign policy advisor in Republican presidential administrations from Richard M. Nixon through George W. Bush and his association with academic and public interest research institutes. Documents his work at the National Security Council (U.S.), as director of the U.S. Department of State Policy ...

    • Contributor: Rodman, Peter W.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Moral Re-armament records, Catalog Record

    Moral Re-armament records,

    Correspondence, play and film scripts, radio and television broadcasting files, subject files, financial records, press releases, clippings, print and near-print material, scrapbooks, and other records documenting the policies, organization, programs, activities, and membership of the Moral Re-Armament organization (MRA). Papers of Moral Re-Armament founder Frank Buchman include material relating to his association with the YMCA and the Oxford Group (the forerunner of MRA); his ...

    • Contributor: Moral Re Armament (Organization)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Nelson T. Johnson papers, 1916-1955

    Nelson T. Johnson papers, 1916-1955

    U.S. assistant secretary of state, minister and ambassador to China and minister to Australia. Personal correspondence, memoranda of conversations and engagement books, speeches and writings, and other material chiefly relating to Johnson's diplomatic service in China, Australia, and the Far East.

    • Contributor: Johnson, Nelson T. (Nelson Trusler) - Johnson, Nelson T.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1916
  • Charles Evans Hughes papers, Catalog Record

    Charles Evans Hughes papers,

    Correspondence, family papers, speeches, autobiographical and biographical writings, subject files, notes, scrapbooks, clippings, printed material, and other papers relating principally to Hughes's service as governor of New York (1907-1910), U.S. secretary of state (1921-1925), associate justice (1910-1916) and chief justice (1930-1941) of the U.S. Supreme Court, and member of various international bodies and commissions. Includes papers of Hughes's father David Charles Hughes (1832-1909) and ...

    • Contributor: Hughes, Charles Evans
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Sir Augustus John Foster papers, 1794-1844

    Sir Augustus John Foster papers, 1794-1844

    British minister to the United States. Diaries, correspondence, and notes concerning Foster's assignment as a British diplomat to Washington, D.C., prior to the War of 1812, Naples (capital of the Kingdom of the Two Sicilies), and Turin (capital of the Kingdom of Sardinia).

    • Contributor: Foster, Augustus John, Sir - Foster, Augustus John
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1794
  • Henry Shapiro papers, Catalog Record

    Henry Shapiro papers,

    Correspondence, draft and printed copies of articles and book, lectures, interviews, wire service reports, reference files, notes, memoir, biographical material, clippings, scrapbook, photographs, and other papers pertaining chiefly to Shapiro's career as United Press International's chief Moscow correspondent and bureau manager during the regimes of Joseph Stalin, Nikita Sergeevich Khrushchev, and Leonid Ilʹich Brezhnev. Documents Soviet life and society, economic and social conditions, politics ...

    • Contributor: Shapiro, Henry
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Patricia Harris papers, Catalog Record

    Patricia Harris papers,

    Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, reports, statements, notes, printed material, and other papers pertaining primarily to Harris's cabinet positions as secretary, U.S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) (1977-1979) and secretary, Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare (later, Health and Human Services) (1979-1981). Topics include abortion, civil rights, consumer protection, discrimination, energy, the environment, housing, inflation, immigration, Iran hostage crisis, nuclear energy, public welfare, social ...

    • Contributor: Harris, Patricia
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • William Short papers, Catalog Record

    William Short papers,

    Diplomatic, financial, and personal correspondence, financial and business papers, memorabilia, and other papers relating to Short's activities as secretary to Thomas Jefferson, his diplomatic missions to France, Holland, and Spain, his aborted mission to Russia, and his extensive business interests, especially land speculation in Ohio, Kentucky, New York, and Virginia, and his investments in railroads and canals. Correspondence with American and European diplomatic and ...

    • Contributor: Short, William
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • American Medical Center for Burma records, 1945-1966

    American Medical Center for Burma records, 1945-1966

    Organization incorporated and based in New York to support Gordon Stifler Seagrave and the Namkham Hospital in Burma. Correspondence, administrative and financial records, clippings, magazines, subject files, maps, and other papers relating mainly to Seagrave's medical work in Burma.

    • Contributor: American Medical Center for Burma
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1945
  • Philip C. Jessup papers, 1574-1983

    Philip C. Jessup papers, 1574-1983

    Jurist, diplomat, and educator. Family and general correspondence, reports and memoranda, speeches and writings, subject files, legal papers, newspaper clippings and other papers pertaining chiefly to Jessup's work with the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, Institute of Pacific Relations, United States Department of State, United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration, and International Court of Justice. Includes material relating to his World War I service ...

    • Contributor: Jessup, Philip C. (Philip Caryl) - Jessup, Philip C.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1574
  • Sol M. Linowitz papers, Catalog Record

    Sol M. Linowitz papers,

    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
  • Cordell Hull papers, Catalog Record

    Cordell Hull papers,

    Correspondence, memoranda, diaries, speeches and statements, manuscript of Hull's The Memoirs of Cordell Hull (1948), reports, transcripts of press conferences, press releases, scrapbooks, printed matter, and other papers relating to Hull's career chiefly as U.S. secretary of state in the Franklin D. Roosevelt administrations. Also documents his service as U.S. representative and senator from Tennessee, 1907-1932. Subjects include U.S. foreign relations especially with Europe, ...

    • Contributor: Hull, Cordell
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • John Bigelow papers, Catalog Record

    John Bigelow papers,

    Correspondence, writings, research notes, photostatic copies of manuscripts in foreign archives, bibliographical material, pamphlets, clippings, maps, drawings, photographs, and other papers relating primarily to canals, especially the Panama Canal and Suez Canal. Includes material pertaining to the Nicaragua Canal, Tehuantepec Canal, Saint Lawrence Seaway, and canal tolls. Subjects include Robert E. Lee; the U.S. Constitution; American Revolution, especially the Saratoga Campain, N.Y., 1777; U.S. ...

    • Contributor: Bigelow, John
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Joseph Edward Davies papers, Catalog Record

    Joseph Edward Davies papers,

    Correspondence, memoranda, diaries, journals, writings, speeches, subject files, newspaper diaries, biographical material, family papers, financial records, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to foreign affairs with emphasis on American-Soviet relations. The papers document Davies's career as chairman of the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (1915-1916), U.S. ambassador to the Soviet Union (1936-1938) and to Belgium and Luxembourg (1938-1939), as special presidential envoy for Franklin D. ...

    • Contributor: Davies, Joseph Edward
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Alexis Vasilevich Babine papers, Catalog Record

    Alexis Vasilevich Babine papers,

    Correspondence; lectures and articles concerning the Bolsheviks; Russian manuscript of Babine's history of the United States; notes and typescript of a journal (1917-1922) recording his experiences during the Russian revolution as superintendent of schools for the Vologda Territory, as instructor at the Saratov State University (Saratovskiĭ gosudarstvennyĭ universitet im. N.G. Chernyshevskogo), and as assistant to the American mission in Moscow; his translations of short ...

    • Contributor: Babine, Alexis Vasilevich
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Arthur J. Goldberg papers, Catalog Record

    Arthur J. Goldberg papers,

    Correspondence, family papers, transcripts of an oral history interview, speeches, writings, draft opinions, memoranda, notes, professional and subject files, and other papers pertaining to Goldberg's service as secretary of labor in the administration of John F. Kennedy, associate justice in the U.S. Supreme Court, and U.S. ambassador to the United Nations; his law practice in New York, N.Y., and Washington, D.C.; and his role ...

    • Contributor: Goldberg, Arthur J. - Goldberg, Dorothy Kurgans
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection