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    Sidney Robertson Cowell collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    The collection consists of Sidney Robertson Cowell's personal papers that document her life and work. It includes correspondence with family, friends and colleagues, inlcuding husband Henry Cowell, Ansel Adams, Ernst Bacon, Suzanne Bloch, Bertrand Bronson, Frank Brown, John Cage, Adrian Dornbush, Sam Eskin, Warde Ford, Grete Franke, Alfred Frankenstein, Lou Harrison, H. Wiley Hitchcock, Maud Karpeles, John Kirkpatrick, William Lichtenwanger, John Lomax, Dorothy Maynor, ...

    • Contributor: Cowell, Sidney Robertson
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1901
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    Byron N. Scott papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, memoranda, court brief, newspaper clippings, and magazine articles relating to Scott's defense of William H. Taylor, specialist at the International Monetary Fund and U.S. Treasury Dept., who was accused of espionage by former Soviet spy turned defector, Elizabeth Bentley, in a case heard primarily before the International Organizations Employee Loyalty Board.

    • Contributor: Scott, Byron N.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    William T. Sherman papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, journal kept by Sherman in California during the Mexican War, ms. drafts of portions of his Memoirs (1875), documents, printed matter, newspaper clippings, scrapbooks, maps, photographs, and memorabilia relating to Sherman's pre-Civil War career as an Army officer, banker in San Francisco, Calif., attorney in Leavenworth, Kan., and superintendent of Louisiana State Seminary for Learning and Military Academy at Alexandria; his service during ...

    • Contributor: Sherman, William T.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Carl Eckart papers, 1921-1973

    Physicist, oceanographer, and educator. Correspondence, writings, lectures, subject files, biographical information, printed material, photographs, and other material relating to Eckart's career as oceanographer and physicist.

    • Contributor: Eckart, Carl
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1921
  • Charles Henry Harvey papers, 1835-1965

    Gold miner, carpenter, and mill worker. Correspondence, diaries, daybooks, receipts, and printed matter relating to Harvey's life and work as a millworker and carpenter in Methuen, Massachusetts, and as a gold miner in California and Colorado.

    • Contributor: Harvey, Charles Henry
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1835
  • Stephen C. Rowan papers, 1826-1890

    United States Navy officer. Journals and a letterbook relating to Rowan's naval service.

    • Contributor: Rowan, Stephen C. (Stephen Clegg) - Rowan, Stephen C.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1826
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    F.W. Lander and J.M. Lander papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    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 Honey Lake Wagon ...

    • Contributor: Lander, F. W.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Curtis L. Malaney papers, 1923-1989

    Author. Typescript and photocopied material comparing the conduct of Admiral Horatio Nelson in 1797 and 1801 to that of United States Navy officers in the Honda Point, California, disaster of 1923.

    • Contributor: Malaney, Curtis L.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1923
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    Carl Eckart papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, writings, lectures, subject files, biographical information, printed materials, photographs, and other materials relating to Eckart's career as oceanographer and physicist. Pertains to Eckart's research in physics especially quantum theory and in thermodynamics while on the faculty of the University of Chicago (1928-1946); resignation from the U.S. Office of Scientific Research and Development's National Defense Research Committee in opposition to development of the atomic ...

    • Contributor: Eckart, Carl
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    Ethan Allen Hitchcock papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, writings, notes, military papers, printed matter, and other papers relating chiefly to Hitchcock's military career and his interest in metaphysics and philosophy. Documents his military career at the United States Military Academy and at his posts in California, Florida, Mexico, and other locations; his work with the U.S. Dept. of War during and after the Civil War; his business interests in St. Louis, ...

    • Contributor: Hitchcock, Ethan Allen
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • 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 series on Woodrow Wilson and the United States Committee on Public Information contains correspondence with Wilson as well as his corrections of drafts of Creel's cables, letters, speeches, and other writings relating ...

    • Contributor: Creel, George
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1857
  • 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. Includes Walsh's unpublished memoir and research files relating to the Venona project and to Matthew Silverman, a figure in the Alger Hiss case.

    • Contributor: Walsh, John J. (John Joseph) - Walsh, John J.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1933
  • 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 relating to mercantile affairs in Baltimore, Maryland, and to Robert Garrett & Sons and the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company.

    • Contributor: Garrett, Robert
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1778
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    Samuel Peter Heintzelman papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, diaries and journals, military papers, maps, clippings, and other papers reflecting Heintzelman's career in the U.S. Army from his years at the U.S. Military Academy through the Civil War. The diaries and journals (1825-1872) describe Heintzelman's participation in the 2nd Seminole War and the Creek War, his activities during the Mexican War, his service as corps commander under Gen. George B. McClellan in ...

    • Contributor: Heintzelman, Samuel Peter
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    Shirley M. Hufstedler papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, policy statements, and other papers relating chiefly to Hufstedler's tenure as U.S. secretary of education in the Jimmy Carter administration, particularly to the Youth Act of 1980 (never enacted) and other legislation, the promotion of various educational programs, and policy issues. Includes a transcript of an interview in which Hufstedler comments on her early life, judicial career, and cabinet appointment. Correspondents ...

    • Contributor: Hufstedler, Shirley M.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    Jefferson Davis papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, articles, speeches, photocopies of land grants, newspaper clippings, notes of historian Nathaniel W. Stephenson summarizing letters and writings by Davis which were printed in The War of the Rebellion : A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies (1880-1902), and drafts of military reports concerning the Battle of Monterrey (1846) in the Mexican War. Subjects include admission of California ...

    • Contributor: Davis, Jefferson
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Ethan Allen Hitchcock papers, 1793-1888

    Army officer and author. Collection includes correspondence, notes, speeches and writings, and printed matter relating to Hitchcock's military career and his interest in metaphysics and philosophy.

    • Contributor: Hitchcock, Ethan Allen
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1793
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    Arthur Laurents papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    The collection contains materials related to Laurents' life and career. The Project Files series contains drafts of scripts and working scripts for various Laurents stage projects, including West side story, Gypsy, La cage aux folles and Hallelujah, Baby! In addition, it contains novelizations of Laurents' screenplays for The way we were and The turning point. The series also contains other materials relating to productions, ...

    • Contributor: Laurents, Arthur
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1900
  • Service Men's Arts Center and Contact Bureau of San Francisco records, 1940-1946

    Recreational center established during World War II for military personnel whose civilian professions or avocations included the fine arts. Letters received by Charles Cooper, managing director, and his wife, Marie Cooper. Includes a register of visitors to the center, samples of poetry, musical and radio programs, newspaper clippings, bulletins, photographs, and publicity material.

    • Contributor: Service Men's Arts Center and Contact Bureau of San Francisco
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1940
  • 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 book entitled What is Religion? (1906), and other papers relating to Pritchett's career in science and education.

    • Contributor: Pritchett, Henry S. (Henry Smith) - Pritchett, Henry S.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1876
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    George Creel papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Chiefly scrapbooks and bound volumes of writings by and about Creel. Also includes correspondence, notes, speeches, lectures, book reviews, an unpublished manuscript titled Liberty Bells, and campaign material relating to Creel's unsuccessful 1934 campaign for governor of California. A series on Woodrow Wilson and the U.S. Committee on Public Information contains correspondence with Wilson as well as Wilson's corrections of drafts of Creel's cables, ...

    • Contributor: Creel, George
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • A.W. Greely papers, 1753-1959

    Explorer, United States Army officer, and author. Correspondence, letterbooks, memoranda, diaries, speeches, lectures, writings, military papers, biographical material, Greely (Greeley) family correspondence, scrapbooks, financial records, clippings, maps, prints, memorabilia, and other papers relating primarily to Greely's military career and exploration of the polar regions.

    • Contributor: Greely, A. W. (Adolphus Washington) - Greely, A. W.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1753
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    Thomas T. Craven papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, memoranda, writings, orders, reports, biographical and genealogical materials, newspaper clippings, and other materials relating primarily to Craven's World War I convoy duty in Atlantic and Mediterranean waters (1917-1918), his command of the United States Naval Aviation Forces in Europe (1918), his command of a gunboat flotilla on the Yangtze River, China (1929-1931), and his service as chief coordinator of the U.S. Federal Coordinating ...

    • Contributor: Craven, Thomas T.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    Wallace R. Brode papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, diaries, memoranda, speeches and writings, academic, travel, and subject files, awards, patents, theater programs, printed material, and photographs chiefly relating to Brode's tenure as director (1951-1960) and foreign secretary (1965-1967) of the American Chemical Society, associate director (1947-1958) of the National Bureau of Standards, and science advisor (1958-1960) to U.S. Secretary of State John Foster Dulles. Includes material on the dismissal of Allen ...

    • Contributor: Brode, Wallace R.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Arthur Laurents papers, circa 1900-2011

    Arthur Laurents (1917-2011) was an American playwright, screenwriter and Broadway director. The collection, which documents his life and career, includes scripts, correspondence, datebooks, photographs, book drafts, production notes, programs, publicity materials, business papers, awards, clippings, and articles.

    • Contributor: Laurents, Arthur
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1900