• Dan S. Skinner VHP Collection

    Dan S. Skinner VHP Collection

    Dan S. Skinner Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Skinner, Dan S.
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2002-01-01
  • Sidney Robertson Cowell collection, 1901-1992

    Sidney Robertson Cowell collection, 1901-1992

    Sidney Robertson Cowell (1903-1995) was a folksong and ethnic music collector and recordist, ethnographer, ethnomusicologist, teacher, writer, and wife of composer Henry Cowell. The collection consists of her personal papers which document all aspects of her life and work. The collection includes correspondence relating to personal and professional matters; fieldwork reports, fieldnotes, song lists and other materials from her field recording projects and trips; ...

    • Contributor: Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Cowell, Henry
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Charles Wellington Reed Papers: Correspondence; 1864; Aug.-Dec.

    Charles Wellington Reed Papers: Correspondence; 1864; Aug.-Dec.

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

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  • James Buchanan and Harriet Lane Johnston papers, 1825-1887

    James Buchanan and Harriet Lane Johnston papers, 1825-1887

    United States president, secretary of state, and representative and senator from Pennsylvania. Correspondence, his 1858 State of the Union message, and miscellaneous items pertaining primarily to Buchanan's career before his election as president. Also correspondence of Harriet Lane Johnston, Buchanan's niece and White House hostess.

    • Contributor: Buchanan, James
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Stuart Chase papers, 1907-1978

    Stuart Chase papers, 1907-1978

    Economist and author. Correspondence, drafts and manuscripts of books and writings, notes, reports, book reviews, contracts, subject files, printed matter, and other papers pertaining to Chase's contributions to economics and social policy, especially as as member of President Franklin D. Roosevelt's "brain trust."

    • Contributor: Chase, Stuart
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Blackwell family papers, 1759-1960

    Blackwell family papers, 1759-1960

    Family members include author and suffragist Alice Stone Blackwell (1857-1950); her parents, Henry Browne Blackwell (1825-1909) and Lucy Stone (1818-1893), abolitionists and advocates of women's rights; her aunt, Elizabeth Blackwell (1821-1910), the first woman to receive an academic medical degree; and Elizabeth Blackwell's adopted daughter, Kitty Barry Blackwell (1848-1936). Includes correspondence, diaries, articles, and speeches of these and other Blackwell family members.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Alexander Vassiliev papers, 1895-2011

    Alexander Vassiliev papers, 1895-2011

    Journalist, author, espionage historian, and former KGB operative. Notebooks, file guide, concordance, legal documents, and notes compiled by Vassiliev from KGB files relating to KGB espionage activity in the United States during the 1930s through the early 1950s. Electronic files include material relating to VENONA, the code name for the U.S. Army's Signal Intelligence Service's project to analyze and decrypt Soviet communications primarily during ...

    • Contributor: Vassiliev, Alexander
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Hugo LaFayette Black papers, 1883-1976

    Hugo LaFayette Black papers, 1883-1976

    Associate justice of the United States Supreme Court, United States senator from Alabama, and lawyer. Family and general correspondence, memoranda, reports, notebooks, research materials, case files, legal and subject files, speeches and writings, printed and near-print materials, clippings, scrapbooks, and miscellany relating primarily to Black's service in the Senate (1927-1937) and on the Supreme Court (1937-1971).

    • Contributor: Black, Hugo Lafayette
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • William A. Oldridge collection of George Washington's headquarters staff writings, 1775-1962

    William A. Oldridge collection of George Washington's headqua...

    Transcripts of letters collected and edited by Oldridge. Includes correspondence, writings, and other papers of Oldridge concerning the location of papers and illustrations of Washington's headquarters staff and historical accounts from the original material.

    • Contributor: Oldridge, William A.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • United States. Continental Navy records, 1775-1776

    United States. Continental Navy records, 1775-1776

    Receipts, appraisals, and other records relating to the procuring of ships for service during the American Revolution.

    • Contributor: United States. Continental Navy
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Paul M. Robinett papers, 1915-1972

    Paul M. Robinett papers, 1915-1972

    Army officer. Personal and official correspondence, writings, military papers, and other material relating to Robinett's career as combat commander, commandant of the Armored Force School of Fort Knox, Ky., and chief, Special Studies Section, Office of the Chief of Military History.

    • Contributor: Robinett, Paul M. (Paul Mcdonald) - Robinett, Paul M.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Joseph Pulitzer papers, 1880-1924

    Joseph Pulitzer papers, 1880-1924

    Journalist and United States representative from New York. Correspondence, memoranda, writings by and about Pulitzer, critiques of editorials, biographical material, and miscellaneous personal papers.

    • Contributor: Pulitzer, Joseph
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Ferde Grofé collection, 1890-1960

    Ferde Grofé collection, 1890-1960

    Ferde Grofé was an American composer, arranger, conductor and pianist. The collection primarily consists of music manuscript compositions and arrangements, including holograph and copyist scores and parts of Grofé's original compositions, holograph scores and parts for arrangements by Grofé and others that were performed by Grofé's band, and works for symphonic orchestra. In addition, the collection includes correspondence, clippings, photographs, programs, scrapbooks and scripts.

    • Contributor: Grofé, Ferde - Whiteman, Paul - Grofé, Ferde
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Letter from Alexander Graham Bell to Mabel Hubbard Bell, November 9, 1876

    Letter from Alexander Graham Bell to Mabel Hubbard Bell, Nove...

    • Contributor: Bell, Alexander Graham - Bell, Mabel Hubbard
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1876-11-09

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  • Elliot Snow papers, 1790-1942

    Elliot Snow papers, 1790-1942

    Naval officer. Correspondence, logbooks, speech, article, and book file, newspaper clippings, printed matter, and scrapbooks relating to the history and restoration of the Constitution. Includes papers of Horatio D. Smith (1845-1918), officer in the Revenue-Cutter Service, and a small group of papers of Josiah Fox (1763-1847), naval constructor.

    • Contributor: Snow, Elliot
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Duff Green papers, 1716-1883

    Duff Green papers, 1716-1883

    Journalist, politician, entrepreneur, and industrial promoter. Correspondence, writings, maps, and printed matter reflecting Green's political service and views on Southern culture.

    • Contributor: Green, Duff
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Henry Dumont and Nina Webster Dumont papers, 1905-1943

    Henry Dumont and Nina Webster Dumont papers, 1905-1943

    Henry Dumont, poet, writer, and businessman, and Nina Webster Dumont, statistician. Articles, a biography, correspondence, novels, plays, and poems relating primarily to Henry Dumont's work as a poet and writer. Correspondence, instructions, manuals, reports, and studies relating primarily to Nina Webster Dumont's work as a statistician.

    • Contributor: Dumont, Henry
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • John Tyler Morgan papers, 1840-1907

    John Tyler Morgan papers, 1840-1907

    United States senator from Alabama and lawyer. Correspondence, speeches, reports, position papers, printed matter, scrapbooks, and other papers relating to domestic and foreign policy issues and to Morgan's involvement as an expansionist and advocate of states' rights.

    • Contributor: Morgan, John Tyler
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • The gay rights movement. Mattachine Society of New York, Inc. Catalog Record

    The gay rights movement. Mattachine Society of New York, Inc.

    Filmed from originals held at the International Gay Information Center, New York Public Library. Accompanied by a printed reel guide compiled by John D. Stinson. MicRR guide no.: 746. DLC 24 microfilm reels ; 35 mm. + 1 printed guide (10 leaves ; 28 cm.)

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1951
  • Ward family papers, Catalog Record

    Ward family papers,

    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
  • Henry F. Paloncy VHP Collection

    Henry F. Paloncy VHP Collection

    Henry F. Paloncy Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Paloncy, Henry F.
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2004
  • Horace Traubel and Anne Montgomerie Traubel papers, 1824-1979

    Horace Traubel and Anne Montgomerie Traubel papers, 1824-1979

    Poet, critic, and friends and biographer of Walt Whitman. Correspondence, diaries, including Horace Traubel's diary published as With Walt Whitman in Camden, literary files containing prose, poetry, criticism, and other writings by the Traubels and other writers, including the collected files of the Conservator, financial and legal records, scrapbooks, and printed matter. The collection reflects the Traubels' support of the literary and artistic community, ...

    • Contributor: Traubel, Horace
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Charles Eames and Ray Eames papers, Catalog Record

    Charles Eames and Ray Eames papers,

    Open to research. Correspondence, writings, lectures, reports, proposals, scripts, notes, research files, minutes, financial records, clippings, printed material including catalogs and brochures, biographical material, layout designs, plans, drawings, photographs, and other papers documenting the design activities and professional associations of Charles and Ray Eames. Relates chiefly to the Eames's designs for chairs and other furniture, exhibit designs, and production of films for the Eames's ...

    • Contributor: Eames, Charles
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • John McAuley Palmer papers, 1863-1977

    John McAuley Palmer papers, 1863-1977

    Army officer and author. Correspondence, memoranda, subject files, drafts, biographical material, notes and research material, speeches and writings, printed matter, and miscellaneous papers relating to Palmer's career as a military officer.

    • Contributor: Palmer, John Mcauley
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Thomas Jefferson papers, Catalog Record

    Thomas Jefferson papers,

    Open to research. Correspondence; official statements and addresses, including a rough draft of the Declaration of Independence; plantation and personal accounts; notebooks; fee book; case book; garden book; farm books; calculations of interest; records of early Virginia laws and history; writings on political, legal, educational, and scientific matters; newspaper clippings; and other papers. The bulk of the correspondence and writings falls within the period ...

    • Contributor: Jefferson, Thomas
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Frederick Lawrence Litty VHP Collection

    Frederick Lawrence Litty VHP Collection

    Frederick Lawrence Litty Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Litty, Frederick Lawrence
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2002-01-01
  • Christopher Prince papers, 1806-1891

    Christopher Prince papers, 1806-1891

    Sailor and activist in the seamen's religious movement. Manuscript autobiography containing accounts of seafaring life in colonial New England, maritime events of the Revolutionary War, Prince's employment by agents of George Washington, his enlistment in the Connecticut navy, the close of the war, and his conversion to Christianity shortly thereafter.

    • Contributor: Prince, Christopher
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Page 2 of No Title

    Page 2 of No Title

    2 I guess you wonder how the devil folks could be happier out in a wild and wooly place like Oklahoma was right after it got to being a state. Well folks sometimes are a lot better satisfied a building up somethin, than they are after they get it built up. I dont know why that is. I remember how they use to celebrate. ...

    • Contributor: Guthrie, Woody
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • C.S. Draper papers, 1773-1978

    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
  • 'If it wasn't for the Irish and the Jews' : Irish and Jewish influences on the music of vaudeville and Tin Pan Alley, Catalog Record

    'If it wasn't for the Irish and the Jews' : Irish and Jewish ...

    Mick Moloney, speaker. Recorded in Whittall Pavilion, Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress on December 1, 2009 from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. Video recording of a lecture delivered by Mick Moloney in the Whittall Pavilion, Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress, on December 1, 2009, as part of the Benjamin Botkin Folklife Lecture series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. In vaudeville's heyday between ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2009
  • Henry T. Mayo papers, Catalog Record

    Henry T. Mayo papers,

    Open to research. Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, memoirs, genealogical material, reports, orders, certificates, scrapbooks, photographs, and other papers pertaining primarily to Mayo's naval career. Includes accounts of his daily routine during tours of duty at sea and narratives of significant events in his career including the exploration and hydrographic survey of Puget Sound in the late 1800s, his participation in the relief expedition (1883) aboard ...

    • Contributor: Mayo, Henry T.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Page 2 of [Letter from Woody Guthrie to Alan Lomax, January 22, 1941]

    Page 2 of [Letter from Woody Guthrie to Alan Lomax, January 2...

    2 you caint look out acrost the mountains around here without seeing two or three little old shacks a sticking up on the side of one. Them old boyshas got a little hole drilled back in the mountain and they're up there doing all right with a long handle shoved and a good pick and a wheelbarfow as I was over to a Italian ...

    • Contributor: Guthrie, Woody
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1941-01-22
  • Lewis B. Schwellenbach papers, 1916-1958

    Lewis B. Schwellenbach papers, 1916-1958

    United States secretary of labor, United States senator from Washington, jurist, and lawyer. Correspondence, speeches and writings, clippings, and scrapbooks relating primarily to Schwellenbach's career in the Senate and with the Department of Labor.

    • Contributor: Schwellenbach, Lewis B. (Lewis Baxter) - Schwellenbach, Lewis B.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Alexander King papers, 1953-1987

    Alexander King papers, 1953-1987

    Author, illustrator, and storyteller. Correspondence, writings, business papers, scrapbooks, and photographs relating to King's literary works, television appearances, relations with colleagues in the fields of art, literature, and entertainment, social life in New York, N.Y., and fund-raising efforts for kidney dialysis facilities. Some correspondence concerns housing discrimination against Jews in Connecticut.

    • Contributor: King, Alexander
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Letter from Uriah W. Oblinger to Mattie V. Oblinger and Ella Oblinger, March 30, 1873

    Letter from Uriah W. Oblinger to Mattie V. Oblinger and Ella ...

    • Contributor: Roesch, Ella (Ella Ermina Oblinger) - Oblinger, Mattie V. (Martha Virginia Thomas) - Oblinger, Uriah W. (Uriah Wesley)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1873-03-30
  • Letter from John R. Bedell to Archibald MacLeish, February 9, 1943

    Letter from John R. Bedell to Archibald MacLeish, February 9,...

    • Contributor: Macleish, Archibald - Bedell, John R.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1943-02-09
  • 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
  • Alessandro Liberati Collection Catalog Record

    Alessandro Liberati Collection

    Alessandro Liberati, cornetist, band leader, and composer was born Aug. 24 [July 7] 1847 in Frascati, Italy. He began studying cornet at twelve, and at fourteen, he made his public debut on the cornet, performing an aria from Il trovatore. Enlisting in the Papal Army in 1864, he played with the First Cacciatori Band of Rome for two years, and in 1866, he performed ...

    • Contributor: Liberati, Allesandro
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1870
  • William C. Morelli VHP Collection

    William C. Morelli VHP Collection

    William C. Morelli Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Morelli, William C.
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2007-01-01
  • William L. Taylor papers, 1971-1996

    William L. Taylor papers, 1971-1996

    Civil rights lawyer and educator. Correspondence, memoranda, reports, speeches, writings, printed matter, and other material related primarily to civil rights legislation and the nominations of Robert H. Bork and Clarence Thomas to the United States Supreme Court.

    • Contributor: Taylor, William L.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Percival Flack Brundage papers, 1918-1979

    Percival Flack Brundage papers, 1918-1979

    Accountant, consultant, and director of the Bureau of the Budget. Family and general correspondence, financial and legal records, speeches and writings, subject files, clippings, printed matter, and other papers relating to Brundage's public and professional activities.

    • Contributor: Brundage, Percival Flack
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • John Clement Fitzpatrick papers, 1927-1941

    John Clement Fitzpatrick papers, 1927-1941

    Archivist, librarian, historian, and editor. Chiefly correspondence relating to The Writings of George Washington edited by Fitzpatrick, together with card files indexing the work, drafts of speeches and of a study of Virginia colonial governors, and other papers and reference files.

    • Contributor: Fitzpatrick, John Clement
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Henry Watterson papers, 1863-1920

    Henry Watterson papers, 1863-1920

    Journalist, author, and orator. Correspondence and other papers relating to Watterson's career as editor of the Louisville Courier-Journal.

    • Contributor: Watterson, Henry
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Charles O'Neil papers, 1833-1927

    Charles O'Neil papers, 1833-1927

    Naval officer. Correspondence, diaries, subject files, scrapbooks, financial records, genealogical data, and photographs relating primarily to O'Neil's service as chief of the Bureau of Ordnance in the navy.

    • Contributor: O'Neil, Charles
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • John Charles Frémont and Jessie Benton Frémont papers, 1828-1980

    John Charles Frémont and Jessie Benton Frémont papers, 1828-1980

    Explorer of the western United States, army officer, and politician (John Charles Frémont). Author (Jessie Benton Frémont). Correspondence, presidential campaign material from 1856, Civil War items, writings, prints, photographs, and printed matter relating to the careers of both John Charles Frémont and Jessie Benton Frémont.

    • Contributor: Frémont, John Charles - Frémont, John Charles
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Voices of Civil Rights Project collection, Catalog Record

    Voices of Civil Rights Project collection,

    Collection consists of oral history interviews, sound and video recordings, photographs and manuscript materials documenting memories of the civil rights movement for the Voices of Civil Rights Project, sponsored by the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP). The manuscript submissions consist of correspondence from AARP members and the general public who responded to invitations in AARP Magazine, AARP Bulletin and Parade Magazine in 2003 ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2003
  • James Couzens papers, 1903-1940

    James Couzens papers, 1903-1940

    General manager and treasurer of Ford Motor Company, mayor of Detroit, and United States senator. Correspondence, articles, speeches, subject files, and scrapbooks documenting his career as an industrialist and politician.

    • Contributor: Couzens, James
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Letter from John Payne to Hannah Payne

    Letter from John Payne to Hannah Payne

    • Contributor: Payne, John
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1813-09-11
  • Jefferson Patterson papers, Catalog Record

    Jefferson Patterson papers,

    Open to research. Classified, in part. Correspondence, family papers, diaries (1928-1930), speeches, notes and book drafts, other writings, memoranda, subject files, legal and financial papers, biographical material, academic notebooks, scrapbooks, and other papers documenting Patterson's career as a diplomat and foreign service officer serving at American embassies in China (1922-1924), Colombia (1924-1926), Turkey (1926-1930), Poland (1934-1936), Norway (1936-1938), Germany (1939-1941), Peru (1941-1945), and Egypt ...

    • Contributor: Patterson, Jefferson
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • United States. Continental Congress records, 1765-1825

    United States. Continental Congress records, 1765-1825

    Original and reproduced records of the United States Continental Congress including letters and extracts from letters, circular letters, orders, resolutions, contracts, oaths of allegiance to the United States, financial documents, extracts from journals and minutes of the congress and its committees, committee reports, lists, and requisitions.

    • Contributor: United States. Continental Congress
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Otto Sternoff Beyer papers, Catalog Record

    Otto Sternoff Beyer papers,

    Open to research. Correspondence, speeches, articles, subject files, scrapbooks, photographs, and other papers relating to Beyer's career as an engineer and economist in industry and government. Includes material concerning the Tennessee Valley Authority, the U.S. Bonneville Power Administration, U.S National Mediation Board, the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company, and the Canadian National Railways, the latter containing minutes of labor-management cooperative meetings. Subjects include strikes, ...

    • Contributor: Beyer, Otto Sternoff
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • John Haynes Holmes papers, 1899-1983

    John Haynes Holmes papers, 1899-1983

    Unitarian clergyman and author. Correspondence, writings, printed matter, and other papers reflecting Holmes's public career and social reform movements that he supported.

    • Contributor: Holmes, John Haynes
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Journal by Mabel Hubbard Bell, from October 25, 1884 to November 21, 1886

    Journal by Mabel Hubbard Bell, from October 25, 1884 to Novem...

    • Contributor: Bell, Alexander Melville - Bell, Alexander Graham - Fairchild, Marian Bell - Bell, Mabel Hubbard - Gallaudet, Edward M. - Bell, Grace Hubbard - Grosvenor, Elsie Bell - Hubbard, Gardiner Greene - Hubbard, Gertrude Mccurdy - Grossman, Gertrude Hubbard - Grossman, Maurice - Bell, Roberta Hubbard - True, Mary - Newcomb, Simon
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1884-10-25

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  • Jules Feiffer papers, 1919-1995

    Jules Feiffer papers, 1919-1995

    Cartoonist, playwright, author, and illustrator. Family correspondence, appointment calendars, awards and citations, financial records, newspaper clippings of articles about Feiffer, general correspondence, art publication file, and writings relating primarily to Feiffer's novels and stage and screenplays.

    • Contributor: Feiffer, Jules
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Peter A. Demens papers, 1880-2000

    Peter A. Demens papers, 1880-2000

    Author, businessman, railroad promoter, and entrepreneur. Notebooks, scrapbooks, correspondence, and articles mostly relating to Demens's authorship of articles for the Russian journal Viestnik Evropy and Russian and American newspapers on events in America and his life.

    • Contributor: Demens, Peter A. - Tverskoĭ, P. A.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Berliner left $100,000 to Children's Bureau [clipping]

    Berliner left $100,000 to Children's Bureau [clipping]

    article 1 p. ; 5 in.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Abraham Lincoln papers, 1774-1948

    Abraham Lincoln papers, 1774-1948

    United States president and representative and lawyer from Illinois. Correspondence and other papers relating primarily to Abraham Lincoln's presidency and the Civil War.

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Oscar S. Straus papers, 1856-1955

    Oscar S. Straus papers, 1856-1955

    Attorney, businessman, public official, diplomat, United States secretary of commerce and labor, and author. Correspondence, diaries, speeches, writings, legal records, pamphlets, clippings, scrapbooks, photographs, memorabilia, and other papers relating chiefly to Straus's service as minister and later ambassador to the Ottoman Empire (Turkey), United States secretary of commerce and labor, and member of the Permanent Court of Arbitration, Hague, Netherlands.

    • Contributor: Straus, Oscar S. (Oscar Solomon) - Straus, Oscar S.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Saul Kolodny papers, 1940-1983

    Saul Kolodny papers, 1940-1983

    Economist. Correspondence, reports, memoranda, graphs, charts, printed matter, and photograph albums pertaining to Saul Kolodny's career as an economist for the sugar industry.

    • Contributor: Kolodny, Saul
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Martin Van Buren papers, 1787-1910

    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
  • Frank Maloy Anderson papers, circa 1895-circa 1961

    Frank Maloy Anderson papers, circa 1895-circa 1961

    Author, historian, and educator. Correspondence, memorabilia, and research notes for Anderson's books, articles, lectures, and classes, especially in preparation for an unfinished study of the secession crisis, "The Two Hundred Days of 1860-1861."

    • Contributor: Anderson, Frank Maloy
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • National Society of Arts and Letters records, 1944-1987

    National Society of Arts and Letters records, 1944-1987

    Nonprofit educational organization dedicated to the support of young artists in the performing, literary, and visual arts. Correspondence; minutes of meetings; copies of the society's publications, The Record of the National Society of Arts and Letters and the Year Book and Roster; programs; clippings; printed matter; scrapbooks; photographs; and other records relating primarily to the society's program of awards and scholarships promoting careers in ...

    • Contributor: National Society of Arts and Letters (U.S.)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Marion W. Lawrence VHP Collection

    Marion W. Lawrence VHP Collection

    Marion W. Lawrence Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Lawrence, Marion W.
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2002
  • Joseph Arthur Moore papers, 1910-1927

    Joseph Arthur Moore papers, 1910-1927

    Publisher and newspaperman. Correspondence between Moore and William Randolph Hearst concerning newspaper operations and policy, local and national politics, and Hearst's magazine and motion picture interests. Also includes printed matter and correspondence with Arthur Brisbane, Robert W. Chambers, Millicent Wilson Hearst, and Ray Long.

    • Contributor: Moore, Joseph Arthur
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Letter from William Thompson to Evan Shelby

    Letter from William Thompson to Evan Shelby

    • Contributor: Thompson, William
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1775-07-06
  • Howard S. Liebengood papers, 1950-1982

    Howard S. Liebengood papers, 1950-1982

    Lawyer and United States Senate sergeant at arms. Correspondence, memoranda, minutes, speeches, reports, legislative proposals, research files, notebooks, travel materials, campaign materials, financial and legal papers, Senate floor statements, newspaper clippings, photographs, and other papers pertaining primarily to Liebengood's service on the minority staff of the United States Senate Select Committee on Presidential Campaign Activities, as minority staff director of the United States Senate ...

    • Contributor: Liebengood, Howard S. (Howard Scholey) - Liebengood, Howard S.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Arnold Gesell papers, Catalog Record

    Arnold Gesell papers,

    Restrictions apply. Correspondence, memoranda, reports, drafts and published writings, addresses and lectures, articles, book reviews, clinical and medical records, broadcast and film scripts, financial and legal papers, appointment books, personnel records, contracts, biographical and genealogical material, abstracts, announcements, bulletins, certificates, charts, diplomas, manuals, press releases, tests, scrapbooks, clippings, illustrations, photographs, and other papers pertaining primarily to Gesell's years as director of the Yale Clinic ...

    • Contributor: Gesell, Arnold
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Rodgers family papers, Catalog Record

    Rodgers family papers,

    Open to research. Correspondence, diaries, journals, accounts, notebooks, military records, financial papers, biographical and genealogical material, scrapbook, newspaper clippings, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to John Rodgers's naval service and to family affairs. Documents Rodgers's command of the naval squadron in the Mediteranean Sea during the Tripolitan War and again in 1826-1827, his command of the New York Naval Shipyard and of the ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Inauguration 2009 Sermons and Orations Project collection, 2008-2009

    Inauguration 2009 Sermons and Orations Project collection, 20...

    The Inauguration 2009 Sermons and Orations Project collection includes manuscripts (letters, sermons, orations, church programs, etc.), audio and video recordings, photographs, and other graphic materials created by the public in response to the 2009 election and inauguration of President Barack Obama and collected by the American Folklife Center. Includes submissions from over 300 individuals, religious and secular organizations, from 39 states and the District ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Letter from Jonathan Jennings to David G. Mitchell

    Letter from Jonathan Jennings to David G. Mitchell

    • Contributor: Jennings, Jonathan
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1807-09-19
  • Horsford-Tryon families papers, 1800-2000

    Horsford-Tryon families papers, 1800-2000

    Mainly correspondence among family members primarily in central New York. Includes letters written by the chemist and women's education advocate, Eben Horsford, and by Maria Charity Horsford to her adult children from Washington, D.C., 1850-1853, during her husband Jerediah Horsford's service in the U. S. House of Representatives.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Ernest Gallaudet Draper papers, circa 1919-1955

    Ernest Gallaudet Draper papers, circa 1919-1955

    Manufacturer and government official. Chiefly speeches and articles, including also biographical material, a diary, correspondence, book reviews, clippings, and notes, relating to Draper's service as assistant secretary of commerce and as a member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, and including his involvement with various New York state and city agencies concerned with unemployment and labor.

    • Contributor: Draper, Ernest Gallaudet
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Coolidge Speech: Address . . . at Gettysburg Battle Field, May 30, 1928. From Hand Copies: Speeches of President Calvin Coolidge, Preserved by Everett Sanders. In the Everett Sanders Papers.

    Coolidge Speech: Address . . . at Gettysburg Battle Field, Ma...

    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
  • Carlton E. Morse script collection, 1939-1952

    Carlton E. Morse script collection, 1939-1952

    Photocopies of sixty-four radio scripts written by Carlton E. Morse for the detective series Adventures by Morse, I Love a Mystery, and I Love Adventure.

    • Contributor: Morse, Carlton E.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • James J. Davis papers, 1895-1946

    James J. Davis papers, 1895-1946

    U. S. secretary of labor and senator from Pennsylvania. Correspondence, diaries, speeches and writings, investgation files, financial papers, scrapbooks, photographs, and printed matter relating to Davis's service as secretary of labor in three Republican presidential administrations, his tenure as senator from Pennsylvania, and as organizer and leader of the Loyal Order of Moose.

    • Contributor: Davis, James J. (James John) - Davis, James J.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Breckinridge family papers, Catalog Record

    Breckinridge family papers,

    Open to research. Restrictions may apply to unprocessed material. Correspondence, diaries, speeches and articles, subject files, financial and legal papers, scrapbooks, and other papers of various Breckinridge family members. Includes papers of John Breckinridge relating to his service as Kentucky attorney general and legislator, and U.S. attorney general and senator, and to the Alien and Sedition Acts and the Kentucky Resolutions of 1798 and ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • William Henry Harrison papers, 1734-1939

    William Henry Harrison papers, 1734-1939

    United States president, senator, representative, and army officer from Ohio. Correspondence and military papers, with special emphasis on Indian campaigns and affairs, a letterbook reporting on the War of 1812 in the Northwest Territory, and correspondence regarding Harrison's unsuccessful campaign for the presidency in 1836.

    • Contributor: Harrison, William Henry
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Harvey Washington Wiley papers, 1854-1954

    Harvey Washington Wiley papers, 1854-1954

    Chemist, educator, lecturer, and author. Correspondence, diaries, legal records, clippings, memoranda, printed matter, speeches and writings, maps, photographs, and miscellaneous material relating to Wiley's life and career as a scientist.

    • Contributor: Wiley, Harvey Washington
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Elliot L. Richardson papers, 1780-1999

    Elliot L. Richardson papers, 1780-1999

    U. S. cabinet officer, politician, and lawyer, of Massachusetts. Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, writings, subject files, reports, briefing data, financial records, printed materials, photographs, and other papers relating to Richardson's political career in Massachusetts, as a cabinet official or representative of the president during the administrations of Richard M. Nixon, Gerald R. Ford, and Jimmy Carter, and his work with various corporate boards and other ...

    • Contributor: Richardson, Elliot L.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Charles Wellington Reed Papers: Articles,  undated

    Charles Wellington Reed Papers: Articles, undated

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

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  • Joseph P. Tumulty papers, 1898-1969

    Joseph P. Tumulty papers, 1898-1969

    Lawyer and secretary to President Woodrow Wilson. Correspondence, letterbooks, family papers, legal documents, drafts of speeches and writings, subject files, newspaper clippings, and other papers relating primarily to Tumulty's role during Wilson's presidency and to various political and policy matters from 1913 to 1940.

    • Contributor: Tumulty, Joseph P. (Joseph Patrick) - Tumulty, Joseph P.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Vincent LaRoy Brown VHP Collection

    Vincent LaRoy Brown VHP Collection

    Vincent LaRoy Brown Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Brown, Vincent Laroy
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2006-01-01
  • Winn Newman papers, 1876-1993

    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
  • Page 1 of [Letter from Woody Guthrie to Alan Lomax, February 20, 1941]

    Page 1 of [Letter from Woody Guthrie to Alan Lomax, February ...

    Dear Alan: It is raining to beat the devil here and I'm sorry as hell to hear that Back Where I Come From is kicked off of the air. I wired to Nick asking him if I could possibly go back to work and he wired me that it was all off. Too honest again I suppose? Maybe not purty enough. Oh well, this ...

    • Contributor: Guthrie, Woody
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1941-02-20
  • Abraham Flexner papers, 1865-1989

    Abraham Flexner papers, 1865-1989

    Educational reformer and author. Correspondence, research files, speeches and writings, and miscellany pertaining to Flexner's work in medical education and administration of educational foundations.

    • Contributor: Flexner, Abraham
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Riggs family papers, Catalog Record

    Riggs family papers,

    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
  • W. Dean Edwards collection, 1946-2002

    W. Dean Edwards collection, 1946-2002

    The collection includes manuscripts, photographs, sound recordings, and videotapes documenting the activities of a traditional American square and contra dance group, the Fun Finders, from Colorado Springs, Colorado from 1946 to 2002. Fun Finders was organized as an exhibition square-dance group by W. Dean Edwards, who directed the group from the 1940s through the 1980s with his wife Peggy Edwards. Sound and videorecordings of ...

    • Contributor: Edwards, W. Dean - Edwards, Peg
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Venona Project records, 1940-1996

    Venona Project records, 1940-1996

    Records relating to the Venona Project undertaken by the United States Army Signal Intelligence Service to examine encrypted Soviet diplomatic communications during World War II.

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Signal Intelligence Service
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • George B. McClellan papers, 1838-1922

    George B. McClellan papers, 1838-1922

    Public official and educator. Correspondence and other material of McClellan, including scrapbooks kept as a student at Princeton University, diary of military experiences in World War I, subject files relating mainly to political activities, printed matter, photographs, and memorabilia.

    • Contributor: McClellan, George B. (George Brinton) - McClellan, George B.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Alexis Vasilevich Babine papers, 1895-1953

    Alexis Vasilevich Babine papers, 1895-1953

    Librarian, teacher, and author. Correspondence, lectures, articles, journals, other writings, and miscellaneous material relating chiefly to Babine's experiences during the Russian Revolution, his work in creative writing, and a history in Russian of the United States.

    • Contributor: Babine, Alexis Vasilevich
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Jo Davidson papers, 1906-1952

    Jo Davidson papers, 1906-1952

    Sculptor. Correspondence, notes, speeches, articles, clippings, photographs, and miscellaneous material relating to Davidson's career as a sculptor and to his political activities with the Progressive Citizens of America and the National Wallace for President Committee.

    • Contributor: Davidson, Jo
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Moore family papers, 1942-1998

    Moore family papers, 1942-1998

    Georgia family. Chiefly correspondence between Sidney Leighton Moore (1906-1953) and his wife, Violet Soderquist Moore, reflecting his service with the United States Army during World War II, including also writings, notes, military papers, genealogy, civilian and military manuals, war ration books, and photographs.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • W.G. McAdoo papers, 1786-1941

    W.G. McAdoo papers, 1786-1941

    Lawyer, business executive, U.S. secretary of the treasury, and U.S. senator from California. Correspondence, memoranda, reports, scrapbooks, drafts and copies of speeches, articles, and books, bulletins, photographs, and printed matter, relating chiefly to McAdoo's activities in business and public life during the Woodrow Wilson presidential administration. Includes family correspondence of the Floyd, McAdoo, and Gibbs families.

    • Contributor: McAdoo, W. G. (William Gibbs) - McAdoo, W. G.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • National Council of Jewish Women records, 1893-1989

    National Council of Jewish Women records, 1893-1989

    Organized in 1893 as the Council of Jewish Women with the primary goals of social reform and the promotion of Judaism among women; name changed in 1923 to the National Council of Jewish Women. Correspondence, memoranda, minutes, transcripts of proceedings, reports, reference material, official publications, printed matter, and other records chiefly documenting the organization's activities.

    • Contributor: National Council of Jewish Women
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • William Plumer papers, 1774-1845

    William Plumer papers, 1774-1845

    Governor of New Hampshire and legislator, United States senator from New Hampshire, essayist, and historian. Correspondence, diaries, letterbooks, autobiography, writings, notes, transcripts of poetry, essays, extracts, and other papers relating to Plumer's personal life and career in New Hampshire and national politics and as an essayist.

    • Contributor: Plumer, William
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Theodore Parker papers, 1838-1910

    Theodore Parker papers, 1838-1910

    Unitarian clergyman, theologian, author, and abolitionist. Correspondence, writings, poetry, and printed material relating to Parker's antislavery lectures and to the publication of his biography and collected writings.

    • Contributor: Parker, Theodore
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Willard family papers, Catalog Record

    Willard family papers,

    Open to research. Restrictions may apply to unprocessed material. Correspondence, letterbooks, notebooks, diaries, subject files, business and financial records, and other papers. Papers of Joseph Edward Willard reflect his activities as a member of the Virginia House of Delegates (1894-1902), member of the staff of Maj. Gen. Fitzhugh Lee in Cuba during the Spanish-American War, lieutenant governor of Virginia (1902-1906), and U.S. ambassador to ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • John Fairfield correspondence, 1828-1876

    John Fairfield correspondence, 1828-1876

    U.S. senator and representative and governor of Maine. Principally letters from Fairfield to members of his family in Saco, Maine, while he was serving in Congress and as governor relating to personal and family affairs, politics, and life and society in Washington, D.C., and Augusta, Maine.

    • Contributor: Fairfield, John
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Reid family papers, Catalog Record

    Reid family papers,

    Open to research. Restrictions may apply to unprocessed material. Correspondence, financial records, office files, household and estate records, subject files, scrapbooks, printed matter, and miscellaneous papers relating to newspaper publishing and public affairs of the Reid family. Whitelaw Reid papers consist of correspondence, letterbooks, diaries, manuscripts of speeches and articles, reports, scrapbooks, printed matter, biographer's notes, photographs, and memorabilia particularly relating to Reid's ambassadorship ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Charles Wellington Reed Papers: Clippings,  1863-1926, undated

    Charles Wellington Reed Papers: Clippings, 1863-1926, undated

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

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