• Byron N. Scott papers, 1957

    United States representative from California and lawyer. Correspondence, memoranda, court brief, newspaper clippings, and magazine articles relating to Scott's legal defense of William H. Taylor, who was accused of espionage.

    • Contributor: Scott, Byron N. (Byron Nicholson) - Scott, Byron N.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1957
  • Voices of Civil Rights Project collection, 2003-2006

    Collection consists of oral history interviews, sound and video recordings, photographs and manuscript materials documenting memories of the 20th century civil rights movements in the United States, collected by the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) from 2003 to 2004 in 48 cities in the South, Midwest and western United States.

    • Contributor: Adams, Victoria Gray - Andrade, Juan - Baxley, Bill (William Joseph) - Beal, Gerald K. - Beerman, Leonard I. - Boggs, Grace Lee - Bonilla, Rubén - Booth, Heather - Bourne, St. Clair - Branch, Raylawni G. - Braxton, Annye H. - Brownmiller, Susan - Carlos, John - Charles, Michael Ray - Collins, Wendell - Dahmer, Ellie J. - Davis, L. Clifford - Dickinson, James Luther - Dinkins, David N. - Doty, Juanita Sims - Epps, Jesse - Fife, John M. (John Macmillan) - Fleming, Karl - Forman, James - Fountain, Clarence - Frank, Barney - Garcia, Isabel (Isabel G.) - Gields, Clarence - Goodman, Carolyn - Graves, Curtis - Green, Percy - Gutiérrez, José Angel - Hackney, Lucy D. - Halpern, Rosario Salgado - Harjo, Suzan Shown - Harrington, Penny - Hayes, Shirley G. - Height, Dorothy I. (Dorothy Irene) - Hill, Oliver W. - Hite, Nancy - Holland, Endesha Ida Mae - Hooks, Benjamin L. (Benjamin Lawson) - Horowitz, Rachelle - Jarrett, Vernon - Jones, Doug (G. Douglas) - King, B. B. - Kirk, Ron - Kochiyama, Yuri - Kwoh, Stewart - Kyles, Samuel Billy - Landrieu, Moon - Lawson, James M. - Lee, Helen Shores - Lee, Sammy - Lewis, John, February 21 - Little Joe (Vocalist) - Lout, Mike (James M.) - Lowery, Joseph E. - Lyons, Kenneth O. - Mashariki, Job - McKinstry, Carolyn Maull - McWhorter, Diane - Mease, Quentin R. - Meier, Deborah - Mingo, Lucy - Monroe, Sputnik - Moses, Robert Parris - Moutoussamy Ashe, Jeanne - Murray, Tawanda - Norton, Eleanor Holmes - Oldham, Charles R. - Poussaint, Alvin F. - Pride, Carlton - Reid, Vernon - Rivers, Eugene - Romilly, Constancia - Rowles, Billy E. - Seay, Norman R. - Sellers, Cleveland - Shores, Barbara - Sims, Bernice Banks - Smith, Jerome M. - Spellman, Toyin - Steger, Michelle - Sutton, Goodloe - Swann Daniels, Carol - Tafel, Richard - Thompson, Larry Dean - Tisdale, Alice - Tisdale, Charles - Trickey, Minnijean Brown - Uyeshima, Erin Emiko - West, W. Richard - Wilder, Lawrence Douglas - Wilkins, Roger W. - Wilson, Diane - Wilson, Edwin O. - Wunrow, Jeffrey D. - Yamamoto, Joyce C. - Zabel, William D. - Bowley, Andy - Briggs, Jimmie - Hargrove, Earnestine - Iverem, Esther - Kellogg, Alex - Krol, Debra Utacia - Latimer, Leah Y. - Lewis, Dan - Lum, Lydia - Mapp, Marilyn - Marquez Stathis, Sandra - Miller, Tom - Neubauer, Rita - O'Konis, Jonathan - Patoski, Joe Nick - Pierce, Ponchitta Anne - Reavis, Dick J. - Rosenfeld, Megan - Rosenzweig, Hannah - Sloan, Lester - Smith, Vern E. - Whitehouse, Liz - Wolf, Bonny - Ynclan, Nery - Williams, Juan
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    Dwight E. Fulmer collection Veterans History Project (U.S.) Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Collection is open for research; access restrictions apply. To request collection materials, please contact the Veterans History Project at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.afc/vhp.contact This collection consists of an interview with Dwight E. Fulmer conducted in 1993, regarding his Army Air Forces service in the United States and Europe during World War II. Dwight E. Fulmer Collection (AFC/2001/001/30956), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress. Duplication ...

    • Contributor: Fulmer, Dwight E.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1993
  • Coolidge Speech: Address . . . before the Daughters of the American Revolution, Washington, D.C., April 19, 1926. From Hand Copies: Speeches of President Calvin Coolidge, Preserved by Everett Sanders. In the ...

    Everett Sanders, one of President Coolidge's private secretaries, preserved a bound set of fifty-nine formal addresses given by the president and subsequently printed by the Government Printing Office. The speeches were given between June 22, 1925, and February 22, 1929, in Coolidge's second term of office. The fifty-nine addresses are available in this digital collection as separate items. The index to the bound set ...

    • Contributor: Coolidge, Calvin
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain papers, 1775-1913

    Union Army officer, educator, and governor of Maine. Correspondence, biographical notes, record books, military reports, speeches, accounts of engagements of the Army of the Potomac, and other material mostly concerning the Civil War.

    • Contributor: Chamberlain, Joshua Lawrence
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    Waldemar Gurian papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Open to research. Correspondence, notes, writings by Gurian and others, newspaper clippings, reviews of his books, and other papers documenting Gurian's career after his arrival in the United States to become a professor of political science at the University of Notre Dame. Topics include bolshevism, totalitarianism, Nazi Germany, the Soviet Union, contemporary Catholicism in France, and Catholic writers and intellectuals. Also includes material relating ...

    • Contributor: Gurian, Waldemar
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Jackie Robinson papers, 1934-2001

    Baseball player, civil rights leader, and corporate executive. Correspondence, fan mail, financial and legal records, drafts of speeches and writings, printed matter, newspaper clippings, and miscellaneous items relating to Robinson as the first African American to play major league baseball in the twentieth century and to various business and civic activities following his baseball career, including his service as a corporate executive and his ...

    • Contributor: Robinson, Jackie
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Robert McNutt McElroy papers, circa 1909-1924

    Editor, author, and historian. Correspondence, writings, and other material relating to McElroy's book Grover Cleveland: The Man and the Statesman and papers pertaining to his work as educational director of the National Security League, as professor of American history at Princeton University, and supporter of Leonard Wood and Warren G. Harding for the Republican nomination for president in 1920.

    • Contributor: McElroy, Robert Mcnutt
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Giving a Voice To Sorrow lecture flyer

    The Am rican Folklife C mer at the Library ofCongres The Ben Botkin Folklife Lecture Series IVI GA OleE TO ORROW: Creative Responses to Death lIana Harlow, Folklife Specialist, American Fo lklife Center ' Tuesday, March 23, 2004 12 NOON - ·1:00 PM Dining Room A sixth floor of the Madison Building, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. .\~\) ~~t,n~\~H~~~t *********** \\\~t \ \ l ...

    • Contributor: Harlow, Ilana Beth
    • Original Format: Books - Web Pages - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • George Nicholas Sanders family papers, 1833-1973

    Financier, lobbyist, and Confederate agent in Europe. Mainly journals of Anna J. Sanders, wife of George Nicholas Sanders, and correspondence to and from George Nicholas Sanders and other members of the Sanders family relating to mid-nineteenth century politics, social life, and the Civil War. Subjects include the activities of George Nicholas Sanders and the wartime imprisonment and death of their son, Reid Sanders, as ...

    • Contributor: Sanders, George Nicholas
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Ebenezer Foote family papers, 1751-1871

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

    • Contributor: Foote, Ebenezer
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Amateur hour collection, 1934-1948

    Primarily over 7000 applications from contestants who appeared on the Major Bowes' Original Amateur Hour radio program between 1934 and 1948. A small percentage of the administrative papers dating from the late 1940s and 1950s, as well as materials relating to the Mexican version of the program, La hora internacional del aficionado, are also included. Filed with the contestant applications are letters of introduction, ...

    • Contributor: Bowes, Edward, Major - Mack, Ted - Brewer, Teresa - Kaye, Stubby - Merrill, Robert - Sills, Beverly - Sinatra, Frank
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Archivo Nacional de Cuba collection pertaining to Spanish colonial rule in Louisiana and the Floridas, 1770-1911

    Transcripts of material found in the Cuban national archives pertaining to Spanish colonial rule in Louisiana and the Floridas. Includes correspondence of the Spanish governor of Louisiana, Bernardo de Gálvez, correspondence of British traders operating under Spanish protection, in particular William Panton, material concerning commerce and political relations with the local Indian tribes, Spain's part in the American revolution and relations with the newly ...

    • Contributor: Archivo Nacional De Cuba
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Catalog Record

    Maxine Singer papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Open to research. Restrictions may apply to unprocessed material. Correspondence, laboratory notebooks, speeches and writings, reports, subject files, research material, printed matter, and other papers documenting Singer's career as a biochemist specializing in the field of DNA and RNA research, as an advisor and spokesperson on science policy issues, and as president of the Carnegie Institution of Washington. Subjects include genetics, recombinant DNA, viral ...

    • Contributor: Singer, Maxine
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Oronzio Maldarelli papers, 1931-1962

    Sculptor and educator. Correspondence, clippings, press releases, articles, exhibition catalogs, photographs, sketches, designs, curriculum, and business records relating to Maldarelli's career and commissions.

    • Contributor: Maldarelli, Oronzio
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Lee Hayes VHP Collection

    Lee Hayes Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Hayes, Lee
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2002-01-01
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    Carrie Jacobs-Bond collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Carrie Minetta Jacobs Bond, composer of the songs I love you truly, A perfect day, and God remembers when the world forgets, was born Aug. 11, 1861, Jamesville, Wisc. She was a performer of popular sentimental songs such as those, a literary author, and, for a time, a printer. She died Dec. 28, 1946, Glendale, Calif. The collection contains 37 music manuscripts (18 holographs), ...

    • Contributor: Jacobs Bond, Carrie
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1896
  • Short-Harrison-Symmes families papers, 1760-1878

    Correspondence, diaries, financial records, genealogical material, and printed matter collected largely by John Cleves Short (1792-1864) and relating primarily to the financial interests of the Short, Harrison, and Symmes families, especially land and land speculation in Ohio.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Louis Untermeyer papers, 1955-1967

    Poet, critic, and editor. Writings, notebooks, and correspondence, including drafts and proofs of books of poetry by Untermeyer and notes pertaining to his travels in Europe and the United States and his tenure as poetry consultant to the Library of Congress.

    • Contributor: Untermeyer, Louis
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • J.L.M. Curry papers, 1637-1939

    Statesman, author, clergyman, diplomat, and educator. Diaries, correspondence, printed matter, clippings, memorabilia, notes and memoranda, legal papers, accounts, lectures and sermons, essays, scrapbook, manuscript of autobiography, speeches, and articles, and catalog of Curry's library. Includes autographs of presidents, Confederate leaders, Spanish noblemen, royalty, and writers, jurists, diplomats, educators, historians, scientists, reformers, artists, statesmen, literary figures, clergymen, and military men of the United States and ...

    • Contributor: Curry, J. L. M. (Jabez Lamar Monroe) - Curry, J. L. M.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Charles Wellington Reed Papers: Congressional Medal of Honor, 1895; Second design

    • Contributor: Reed, Charles Wellington
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1862

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  • Letter from Uriah W. Oblinger to Laura I. Oblinger, Sadie Oblinger, and Nettie Oblinger, May 10, 1887

    • Contributor: McCart, Sadie (Sadie Iona Oblinger) - Naden, Nettie (Adah Annette Oblinger) - Lumbar, Laura I. (Laura Iona Bacon Oblinger) - Oblinger, Uriah W. (Uriah Wesley)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1887-05-10
  • Edward Gill VHP Collection

    Edward Gill Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Gill, Edward - Tate, G. Wayne
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2005-01-01
  • Alexander Robey Shepherd papers, 1776-1945

    Territorial governor. Correspondence, diaries, notebooks, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, photographs, clippings, printed matter, and memorabilia relating to Shepherd's career as a political official in Washington, D.C.

    • Contributor: Shepherd, Alexander Robey
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • C.S. Draper papers, 1773-1978

    Engineer, inventor, and educator. Correspondence, speeches and writings, and consultant and organizational files documenting Draper's career as a professor of aeronautical engineering at Massachusetts Institute of Technology and technical consultant to the Curtiss-Wright Corporation and other airplane manufacturers and to the Sperry Gyroscope Company, Waltham Watch Company, and other instrument makers.

    • Contributor: Draper, C. S. (Charles Stark) - Draper, C. S.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material