• Waldo Gifford Leland papers, 1844-1966

    Archivist and historian. Honorary consultant in international relations, Library of Congress. Correspondence, diaries, articles, reports, memoranda, notes, and miscellaneous papers relating to Leland's career as archivist, historian, and consultant in international relations.

    • Contributor: Leland, Waldo Gifford
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • John J. Pershing papers, 1882-1971

    Army officer. Correspondence, diaries, writings, notebooks, military records, printed matter, memorabilia, and other material documenting Pershing's military career, including as commander-in-chief of the American Expeditionary Forces in World War I.

    • Contributor: Pershing, John J. (John Joseph) - Pershing, John J.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • 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
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    Waldo Gifford Leland papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Open to research. Correspondence, memoranda, diaries, articles, reports, notes, and other papers relating chiefly to Leland's career as archivist, historian, and honorary consultant in international relations at the Library of Congress. Focuses on the development of archival work in the United States and cooperation in the humanities and social sciences. Includes correspondence, drafts, and other material relating to the published and unpublished volumes of ...

    • Contributor: Leland, Waldo Gifford
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Solon Hannibal Borglum papers, 1886-1969

    Sculptor. Correspondence, commission files, subject files, articles, certificates and awards, photographs, printed matter, a scrapbook, and microfilm mostly relating to Borglum's career as a sculptor, his works of art, and his activities with the American Expeditionary Forces Art Training Center in Bellevue, France, Silvermine Group of Artists in New Canaan, Connecticut, and the School of American Sculpture in New York.

    • Contributor: Borglum, Solon Hannibal
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Harry R. Kelch VHP Collection

    Harry R. Kelch Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Kelch, Harry R.
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2003-01-01
  • 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
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    Riggs family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Restrictions apply. Family and business correspondence, diaries, writings, financial records, biographical and genealogical papers, printed matter, and other papers of Riggs family members. Includes papers of Elisha Riggs (1779-1853) relating to family affairs, travel in Europe, sales of land in Illinois, and the development of his New York mercantile business; papers of Elisha Riggs, Jr. (1826-1881) relating to travel in Great Britain, the firm ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • David Bailie Warden papers, 1800-1840

    Author, book collector, and diplomat. Correspondence, diaries, scientific notes and articles, business papers, historical notes, and miscellaneous material. Includes material relating to Warden's service as private secretary to John Armstrong, U.S. minister to France, and as U.S. consul at Paris.

    • Contributor: Warden, David Bailie
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Martin Van Buren papers, 1787-1910

    United States president, vice president, secretary of state, and senator from New York. Correspondence, drafts of writings, speeches, and messages to Congress, autobiographical material, notes, legal record book, estate record book, and other papers pertaining to slavery and the antislavery movement, banking and the Second Bank of the United States, party politics in New York State and at the national level relating to the ...

    • Contributor: Van Buren, Martin
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Riggs family papers, 1763-1945

    Merchant and banking family of New York, New York, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and Washington, D.C. Family and business correspondence, diaries, account books, writings, financial records, biographical and genealogical papers, printed materials, and other papers of Riggs family members.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • James McHenry papers, 1775-1862

    United States secretary of war, member of the Continental Congress from Maryland, Continental Army officer, and physician. Correspondence, financial records, diary, and other papers relating to McHenry's service as United States secretary of war in the administrations of George Washington and John Adams; and as a Continental Army officer, particularly as secretary to George Washington and on the staff of the Marquis de Lafayette.

    • Contributor: McHenry, James
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    Henry Laurens papers, Catalog Record Only

    Open to research. Correspondence, journal of the Council of Safety, Army and Navy returns, and material relating to transactions with the French minister, Indian affairs, the Revolution, commerce, and plantation affairs, and reflecting various aspects of colonial economic history. Correspondents include John Adams, William Bell, John Ettwein, Benjamin Franklin, John Jay, John Laurens, William Livingston, and George Washington. Microfilm of originals in the South ...

    • Contributor: Laurens, Henry
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    Bibliothèque nationale (France) American manuscripts, Catalog Record Only

    Open to research. Includes complete volumes 1, 16, and 17, consisting of dictionaries of North American Indian dialects. Photostats of originals in the Bibliothèque nationale (France). Bibliothèque nationale, Paris, France In Algonquian and French. Finding aid available in the Library of Congress Manuscript Reading Room. MSS75002 3 items. 1 container.

    • Contributor: Bibliothèque Nationale (France)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    Charles Dudley Rhodes diary, Catalog Record Only

    Open to research. Typescript copy (circa 450 pages), made and annotated 1935-1940, of diary entitled "Diary Notes of a Soldier," recounting Rhodes' experiences (1885-1919) as a cadet at West Point; member of the 6th Cavalry during the Brulé-Sioux (or Pine Ridge) Indian War; member of the Santiago Expedition during the Spanish-American War; member of the China Relief Expedition during the Boxer Rebellion; cavalry officer ...

    • Contributor: Rhodes, Charles Dudley
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    John McAllister Schofield papers, Catalog Record Only

    Open to research. Correspondence, diary (1863), journals (1876-1891), military papers (special field orders, telegrams, and endorsements), memoranda, reports, despatches, financial records, court-martial papers, mss. and notes of speeches, articles and a memoir, maps, memorabilia, and printed material. Pertains chiefly to field operations in Missouri where Schofield commanded the "Army of the Frontier" and later the Dept. of the Missouri; operations of the Dept. and ...

    • Contributor: Schofield, John Mcallister
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    William C. Rives papers, Catalog Record Only

    Open to research. Correspondence, diaries, journals, speeches, writings, financial records, printed matter, scrapbooks, and other papers of Rives pertaining to Jacksonianism, Whig political movement, Southern politics, slavery, the Civil War, Reconstruction, and diplomatic relations with France. Includes diaries, journals, and correspondence of members of the Rives family; a draft of Rives's History of the life and times of James Madison (1868); and a draft ...

    • Contributor: Rives, William C.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    Consider Tiffany historical sketch, Catalog Record Only

    Restrictions apply. Historical sketch of the early Indian wars in America, 1600s; wars between England, France, and Spain, 1676-1763; relations between the American colonies and Great Britain, 1763-1775; the American Revolution, 1775-1783; and the postwar period, 1783-1796. Also includes a list of the monarchs of Great Britain and a description of the popes, emperors, and kings of France and England. Includes an account of ...

    • Contributor: Tiffany, Consider
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    Philippe de Rigaud, marquis de Vaudreuil, report extract with certification, Catalog Record Only

    Open to research. Transcript of an extract of Vaudreuil's report (1719) to Louis XV regarding the boundaries of New Canada, the infringement of British settlers there, and relations of both the French and the British with Indians. Includes a certification of the document (1750). Handwritten and typewritten transcripts. [S.l.]. Purchase, 1922. Governor of New France. Collection material in French with English translation. Forms part ...

    • Contributor: Vaudreuil, Philippe De Rigaud
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material