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  • Gold Rush songs [textual transcriptions and notes on "Joe Bowers," "Betsy from Pike," "I've just got in across the plains," "When I left the States for gold," "Gold," "Come all ye poor ...

    Textual transcriptions and notes of nine songs from the Gold Rush era in California in the mid-1800s. These include "Joe Bowers," "Betsy from Pike," "I've just got in across the plains," "When ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Jefferson Davis papers, 1795-1913

    President of the Confederate States of America. Correspondence and related articles, speeches, clippings, reports and notes documenting Davis's political career and his family.

    • Contributor: Davis, Jefferson
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • 1988 Neptune Plaza Concert Series collection, 1988

    The collection consists of manuscript materials, sound recordings, and photographs documenting the performance of old-time music from the Cumberland Plateau, Irish folk music and dance, bluegrass music, Piedmont blues music, Vietnamese music, ...

    • Contributor: Egan, Seamus - Moloney, Mick - Harney, Liam - Lewis, Laurie - Cephas, John - Wiggins, Phil - Nguyễn, Đình Nghĩa - Gore, Linda
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • The Lousy miner [textual and melodic transcriptions]

    Two textual and one melodic transcriptions of song. Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. 3 p.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Henry S. Pritchett papers, 1876-1967

    Astronomer, superintendent of the U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey, and president of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Correspondence, travel diaries and autobiographical fragments, drafts and reprints of writings, speeches, essays, reports, Pritchett's ...

    • Contributor: Pritchett, Henry S. (Henry Smith) - Pritchett, Henry S.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Robert Garrett family papers, 1778-1925

    Garrett family of Baltimore, Md. Family members represented include Robert Garrett, railroad official, financier, and merchant, and his son John W. Garrett, railroad official and financier. Correspondence, business documents, and other papers ...

    • Contributor: Garrett, Robert
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Arch Oboler collection, 1916-1992

    Nearly the entirety of the prolific output of radio playwright and independent film maker Arch Oboler (1909-1987) in radio, motion pictures, television, theater, and print is contained in the Arch Oboler Collection. ...

    • Contributor: Oboler, Arch
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    Charles L. Todd and Robert Sonkin migrant workers collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Recordings were made with equipment loaned by the Archive of American Folk Song, Library of Congress. Various performers including Lum Wilson "Bill" Jackson, Myra Pipkin, Frank Pipkin, the King family, Russ Pike, ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1939
  • Barnett Allen Howard papers, 1885-1949

    Farmer, preacher, and trader. Memoirs documenting Howard's life as well as genealogical material, legal documents, and printed matter.

    • Contributor: Howard, Barnett Allen
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Wallace R. Brode papers, 1901-1974

    Educator, scientist, and government official. Correspondence, diaries, memoranda, speeches and writings, subject files, and other papers relating primarily to Brode's career in science and government.

    • Contributor: Brode, Wallace R. (Wallace Reed) - Brode, Wallace R.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • George Creel papers, 1857-1953

    Author, editor, and government official. Scrapbooks and bound volumes of writings by and about Creel form the bulk of the collection. Includes correspondence, notes, speeches, lectures, book reviews, and campaign material. A ...

    • Contributor: Creel, George
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • John Barrett papers, 1861-1943

    Journalist and diplomat. Family and general correspondence, diaries, journals, notebooks, subject files, writings and speeches, financial papers, reports, biographical materials, scrapbooks, clippings, and other papers relating principally to Barrett's career as a ...

    • Contributor: Barrett, John
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Homegrown Concert Flyer for Agustín Lira and Alma & Quetzal, 2011 (The American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    Homegrown Concert Flyer for Agustín Lira and Alma & Quetzal, 2011: American Folklife Center of the Library of Congress

    • Original Format: Web Pages - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Catalog Record

    W.P.A. California Folk Music Project collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    WPA Project No. 665-08-3-30, Unit A 25, 1938-39. The California Folk Music Project of the California Work Projects Administration (WPA) was conceived and directed by Sidney Robertson Cowell and co-sponsored by the ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1936
  • Carl R. Rogers papers, 1913-1989

    Psychologist, psychotherapist, and educator. Correspondence, family papers, writings, book files, notes on workshops and other meetings, project files, academic files, research files, transcripts of psychotherapy sessions, and administrative papers chiefly documenting Rogers's ...

    • Contributor: Rogers, Carl R. (Carl Ransom) - Rogers, Carl R.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • 1986 Neptune Plaza Concert Series collection, 1986

    Manuscript materials, sound recordings, photographs, and color slides documenting the performance of bluegrass music, blues music, Armenian music, Senegalese music and dance, Irish music, country music, gospel music, Chinese traditional music and ...

    • Contributor: Berline, Byron - Crary, Dan - Hickman, John - Liang, David Mingyue - Pan, Huizhu - Yeh, Chen Feng - Tang, Liangshan - Jackson, John - Jackson, James - Sarkisian, Leo - Kouyate, Djimo - Williams Jones, Pearl - Brzostowski, Tom
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Catalog Record

    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 ...

    • Contributor: Lander, F. W.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • The California daddy [textual transcription]

    Textual transcription of poem by George Graham. Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. 2 p.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • P. Phillips family papers, 1832-1914

    Lawyer, state legislator, and United States representative from South Carolina. Correspondence, letter books, legal record books, journals, dockets, notebooks, and an unpublished autobiography of P. Phillips, relating chiefly to the law practice ...

    • Contributor: Phillips, P. (Philip) - Phillips, P.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • John J. Walsh papers, 1933-2004

    Federal Bureau of Investigation agent. Correspondence, writings, and research material relating to Walsh's career as a Federal Bureau of Investigation agent and as an investigator for congressional committees and executive branch agencies. ...

    • Contributor: Walsh, John J. (John Joseph) - Walsh, John J.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material