• John Thompson Ford papers, 1809-1960

    Theater executive and dramatist. Correspondence, playbooks, playbills, subject files, scrapbooks, and other papers relating to Ford's life and work as a theater manager in Baltimore, Maryland, and Washington, D.C., in the last half of the nineteenth century, including the assassination by John Wilkes Booth of President Abraham Lincoln at his theater in Washington.

    • Contributor: Ford, John Thompson
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Winn Newman papers, 1876-1993

    Lawyer and union organizer. Correspondence, legal briefs, depositions, orders, motions, exhibits, transcripts, speeches and writings, subject files, biographical material, school and family papers, printed material, and other papers documenting Newman's career as an attorney practicing chiefly in Washington, D.C., and specializing in employment discrimination cases and labor law.

    • Contributor: Newman, Winn
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    Kalanidhi Dance collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    "Cosponsored with the Kennedy Center Millennium Stage." Kalanidhi Dance Company, directed by Anuradha Nehru. Dancers: Supraja Chittari, Ankitha Durvasula, Ramya Durvasula, Pragnya Thamire and Deviga Valiyil. Recorded in the Coolidge Auditorium, Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress on August 14, 2013 from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. Video recording, sound recording, and photographs of a dance concert, Kalanidhi dance: traditional Kuchipudi dance from Maryland, held ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2013
  • Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. Presbytery of Washington City records, 1823-1950

    Regional association of Presbyterian churches in Washington, D.C., and vicinity in Virginia and Maryland. Proceedings of the Presbytery of Washington City and its predecessors, the Presbytery of the District of Columbia and the Presbytery of the Potomac, concerning the administration and establishment of churches in the Washington, D.C., region. Includes an historical volume summarizing proceedings and the history of the presbyteries.

    • Contributor: Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. Presbytery of Washington City
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Bank of the United States (Baltimore, Md.) records, 1795-1855

    Records of the Congressionally-chartered commercial bank charged with central bank responsibilities for the United States and of its successor, the Merchants' Bank of Baltimore. Correspondence and banking and legal records highlighting the business of the bank both as a Congressionally-chartered institution and as a state-chartered bank.

    • Contributor: Bank of the United States (Baltimore, Md.)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    Ward family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Open to research. Correspondence, broadsides, songs, financial papers, printed matter, and other papers of William Norvell Ward and members of his family. Includes material relating to the Civil War, particularly the Peninsular, Second Bull Run, Antietam, and Gettysburg campaigns; Reconstruction; and social life and customs in Washington, D.C., Baltimore, Md., and northern Virginia. Deposit and purchase, Evelyn D. Ward, 1936. Deposit converted to gift, ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    James M. Cain papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Open to research. Restrictions may apply to unprocessed material. Correspondence, writings, legal and financial papers, family papers, printed materials, and other papers relating primarily to Cain's work as a journalist with American Mercury and New York World and to his career as a novelist and Hollywood screenwriter. Subjects include the legal rights of authorship; censorship and obscenity questions; literary acquaintances including Michael Arlen, William ...

    • Contributor: Cain, James M.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Conversation with 68 year old white male and 45 year old white male, Ewell, Maryland (part 2 of 2) (Transcription)

    • Contributor: Bills, Rebecca - Unidentified
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1983-00-00
  • Thomas Christopher McClay VHP Collection

    Thomas Christopher McClay Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: McClay, Thomas Christopher
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2006-01-01
  • James Alexander Robertson papers, 1816-1939

    Editor, biographer, and archivist. Correspondence, diaries, notes, writings, subject files, and miscellany relating primarily to Robertson's activities and scholarship in Hispanic studies, especially Florida and the Philippines.

    • Contributor: Robertson, James Alexander
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Christopher H. Lewis VHP Collection

    Christopher H. Lewis Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Lewis, Christopher H.
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2006-01-01
  • William Wirt papers, 1802-1858

    Lawyer, politician, U. S. attorney general, and biographer. Correspondence, writings, and printed matter pertaining to Wirt's family and career as a lawyer, politician, and author.

    • Contributor: Wirt, William
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • William L. Daley collection relating to Billy Sunday, 1914-1925

    Evangelist, born William Ashley Sunday. Chiefly newspaper clippings compiled by Sunday's press agent concerning revivals held by Sunday. Also includes miscellaneous correspondence, sermon notes, brochures, and other printed matter.

    • Contributor: Sunday, Billy
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Blair family papers, 1755-1968

    Prominent family in nineteenth century national politics. Correspondence, speeches and writings, legal files, financial records, historical research files, printed matter, and estate records documenting principally the careers of Francis Preston Blair, journalist and presidential advisor, Frank P. Blair, soldier and politician, and Montgomery Blair, lawyer and cabinet officer.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Conversation with 37 year old white male, Tylerton, Maryland (Transcription)

    • Contributor: Bills, Rebecca - Unidentified
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1983-00-00
  • James M. Cain papers, 1901-2004

    Author, journalist, and screenwriter. Correspondence, writings, legal and financial records, family papers, printed matter, and other papers relating primarily to Cain's work as a journalist and to his career as a novelist and Hollywood screenwriter.

    • Contributor: Cain, James M. (James Mallahan) - Cain, James M.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    F.W. Lander and J.M. Lander papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Open to research. Correspondence, writings, military dispatches and telegrams, notes, reports, scrapbooks, printed matter, maps, and other papers relating chiefly to Lander's activities surveying and exploring overland routes through the West and to his Civil War service in Virginia and Maryland under George Brinton McClellan and Chas. P. Stone. Documents his work as chief engineer and superintendent of the Fort Kearney, South Pass, and ...

    • Contributor: Lander, F. W.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    Fred R. McCrumb papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Open to research. Correspondence, speeches, articles, abstracts, bibliographies, reports, surveys, studies, protocols, topical files, notes, biographical material, printed material, and other papers relating chiefly to McCrumb's career as professor and administrator at the University of Maryland at Baltimore School of Medicine including his administration of a tropical medicine research center in Lahore, Pakistan, and of rubella vaccine field testing. Topics include eradication of malaria, ...

    • Contributor: McCrumb, Fred R.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Mary Sheppard Burton collection, 1993-2006

    The collection contains hooked rugs and documentation of the craftsmanship of rug hooking artist, Mary Sheppard Burton, of Germantown, Maryland. Her Tell Me 'Bout Series consists of 12 rugs created between 1993 and 2005 that interpret the history of her family.

    • Contributor: Burton, Mary Sheppard - Lindahl, Carl - Austen, Theadocia Millich
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • James Thomas Ward papers, 1838-1897

    Clergyman, author, and educator. Bound volumes of diaries, family and autobiographical material, notes and writings, and printed matter featuring Ward's life and work as a circuit minister of the Methodist Protestant Church in Maryland and West Virginia, as pastor of the First Methodist Protestant Church in Philadelphia, as president of Western Maryland College from 1866 to 1886, and president of Westminster Seminary (later Wesley ...

    • Contributor: Ward, James Thomas
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Fred R. McCrumb papers, 1898-1976

    Physician, epidemiologist, and medical administrator. Correspondence, speeches, articles, abstracts, bibliographies, reports, surveys, studies, protocols, topical files, notes, biographical material, printed material, and other papers relating chiefly to McCrumb's career as professor and administrator at the University of Maryland at Baltimore School of Medicine, including his administration of a tropical medicine research center in Lahore, Pakistan, and of rubella vaccine field testing.

    • Contributor: McCrumb, Fred R. (Fred Rodgers) - McCrumb, Fred R.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    Grosvenor family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Open to research. Restrictions may apply to unprocessed material. Correspondence, diaries, speeches and writings, subject material, financial papers, printed matter, and personal miscellany of various members of the Grosvenor family, principally of Amherst and Millbury, Mass., and Washington, D.C. The bulk of the papers relate to Gilbert H. and Elsie M. Grosvenor's personal and family life in Washington, D.C., Bethesda, Md., and Baddeck, Nova ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    Kalanidhi Dance collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    "Cosponsored with the Kennedy Center Millennium Stage." Kalanidhi Dance Company, directed by Anuradha Nehru. Dancers: Supraja Chittari, Ankitha Durvasula, Ramya Durvasula, Pragnya Thamire and Deviga Valiyil. Recorded in the Coolidge Auditorium, Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress on August 14, 2013 from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. Video recording, sound recording, and photographs of a dance concert, Kalanidhi dance: traditional Kuchipudi dance from Maryland, held ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2013
  • Marimba Linda Xelaju: Guatemalan Marimba Music from Maryland

    Marimba Linda Xelaju performs traditional Guatemalan marimba.

    • Contributor: Xelaju, Marimba Linda
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2010-09-15
  • David B. Quinn papers, 1109-1994

    Historian. Correspondence, minutes, reports, appointment calendars, applications, autobiographical sketches, clippings, photographs, lectures, writings, and research material consisting of notes, transcriptions, and facsimiles of charters, chronicles, colonization tracts, court records, drawings, financial accounts, land records, maps, state papers, statutes, travel literature, and other papers and documents.

    • Contributor: Quinn, David B.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material