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  • Conversation with white female, Russellville, Kentucky (Transcript)

    • Contributor: Unidentified - Key, Mary Ritchie
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material

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    Walter Quintin Gresham papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, telegrams, newspaper clippings, printed matter, and other papers relating chiefly to Gresham's service as U.S. postmaster general in the administration of Chester Alan Arthur, U.S. secretary of state in the administration of Grover Cleveland, and as a judge. Includes Gresham's Civil War letters to his wife, Matilda Gresham, written from camps near Corinth and Vicksburg, Miss.; Kenesaw Mountain, Ga.; Memphis and Shiloh, Tenn.; ...

    • Contributor: Gresham, Walter Quintin
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Slavery.

    • Contributor: Sayre, E. K.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1824-04-21

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  • Walter Quintin Gresham papers, 1857-1932

    United States secretary of state, secretary of the treasure, postmaster general, jurist, statesman, and soldier. Correspondence, letterbooks, and printed matter relating mainly to Gresham's service as postmaster general in the administration of Chester Alan Arthur and judge and secretary of state in the administration of Grover Cleveland. Also includes letters Gresham wrote to his wife during the Civil War.

    • Contributor: Gresham, Walter Quintin
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1857
  • 'The High Lonesome Sound' Revisited: Documenting Traditional Culture in America

    In the early 1960s, the multitalented musician, filmmaker, and photographer John Cohen journeyed to eastern Kentucky to document the songs of church-goers, miners, and farmers, and the rural community that produced and sustained their uniquely American sound. The result was "The High Lonesome Sound," a classic 1963 documentary film than evocatively illustrates how music and religion help Appalachian people maintain their dignity and traditions ...

    • Contributor: Cohen , John
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2009-06-11
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    John Hay papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, letterbooks, memoranda, diaries, speeches, notebooks, scrapbooks, memorabilia, and other papers relating chiefly to Hay's service as U.S. ambassador to Great Britain and U.S. secretary of state under Presidents William McKinley and Theodore Roosevelt. Earlier papers deal with his years as U.S. assistant secretary in the Abraham Lincoln presidential administration; work as a lawyer in Springfield, Ill.; years with the New York Tribune; and ...

    • Contributor: Hay, John
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • [Mrs. William Price]

    • Contributor: Cowan, Effie - Price, Mrs. William
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material

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  • Oral history with 89 year old male, Whick, Kentucky (Transcript)

    • Contributor: Strong, Manford
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material

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  • Shelby family papers, 1738-1916

    Correspondence, memoranda, legal and financial papers, military records, genealogical data, and memorabilia relating mainly to Evan Shelby, soldier and frontiersman, and to his son, Isaac Shelby, soldier and political leader, providing a record of frontier life and political and economic developments in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, Tennessee, and Kentucky.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1738
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    Paul M. Robinett papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, diary, speeches, writings, military orders and training material, printed matter, and other papers relating to Robinett's career as combat commander, commandant of the Armored Force School (U.S.), Fort Knox, Ky., and chief, Special Studies Section, Office of the Chief of Military History. Reflects his interest in military history, particularly the history of the cavalry. Subjects include military education, functions of armored divisons in ...

    • Contributor: Robinett, Paul M.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Northern Kentucky Brotherhood Singers concert and interview collection, 2013 August 7

    Video recording, sound recording, and photographs of a concert in the Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress on August 7, 2013 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. The Northern Kentucky Brotherhood Singers perform jubilee-style, a cappella, sacred gospel music and secular songs. Members of the group were interviewed on the day of the performance and the interview is ...

    • Contributor: Northern Kentucky Brotherhood Singers - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.) - Millennium Stage
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2013
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    Russell & Co. records, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, financial and legal records, and miscellany relating to Russell & Co., Guangzhou (Canton), China, and to its founder, Samuel Russell, and members of his family. Includes material relating to the merger of Russell & Co. with John P. Cushing, William Perkins & Company of Boston, Mass., and Houqua, of Guangzhou, China; banking problems in the U.S.; national and international monetary matters; commerce with ...

    • Contributor: Russell & Co.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • [James Childers]

    • Contributor: Gauthier, Sheldon F. - Childers, James
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material

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  • Oral history with 81 year old male, Jackson, Kentucky (Transcript)

    • Contributor: Pence, T. P.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1971-10-26

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    Henry M. Robert papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, letterbooks, memoranda books, diaries, subject files, and other papers relating chiefly to Robert's career in the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and as a parliamentarian. Documents his service as engineer commissioner of the District of Columbia and the publication of his Pocket Manual of Rules of Order for Deliberative Assemblies (1876) commonly known as Robert's Rules of Order. Also documents engineering projects on ...

    • Contributor: Robert, Henry M.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Philip Henry Sheridan papers, 1853-1896

    Army officer. Correspondence, letterbooks, telegrams, writings, reports, orders, financial records, scrapbooks, and other papers relating primarily to the Civil War, Reconstruction, Mexican border disputes, Indian wars, and Sheridan's service as commanding general of the army.

    • Contributor: Sheridan, Philip Henry
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1853
  • Samuel Chester Reid family papers, 1807-1963

    Correspondence, diaries, journals, speeches, writings, biographical and genealogical material, financial and legal papers, newspaper clippings, scrapbooks, maps, lithographs, and other papers relating mainly to Samuel Chester Reid (1783-1861), naval officer, and his son, Samuel Chester Reid, lawyer (1818-1897).

    • Contributor: Reid, Samuel Chester
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1807
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    Robert R. Hitt papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, diaries, notes and notebooks, business records, family papers, newspaper clippings, photographs, and other papers relating to Hitt's service as U.S. assistant secretary of state, U.S. congressman from Illinois, and secretary to the U.S. Legation in Paris, France. Also documents his service as court reporter, chairman of the U.S. House Committee on Foreign Affairs, and reporter for a board of treaty commissioners to the ...

    • Contributor: Hitt, Robert R.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    William Short papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Diplomatic, financial, and personal correspondence, financial and business papers, memorabilia, and other papers relating to Short's activities as secretary to Thomas Jefferson, his diplomatic missions to France, Holland, and Spain, his aborted mission to Russia, and his extensive business interests, especially land speculation in Ohio, Kentucky, New York, and Virginia, and his investments in railroads and canals. Correspondence with American and European diplomatic and ...

    • Contributor: Short, William
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    'The High lonesome sound' revisited : documenting traditional culture in America, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Video recording and photographs of a lecture delivered by filmmaker John Cohen in the Mary Pickford Theater, Library of Congress, on June 11, 2009, as part of the Benjamin Botkin Folklife Lecture series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Director John Cohen screens a 12-minute clip from the beginning of his film, "The High Lonesome Sound," (1962) filmed in Hazard, Kentucky, and focusing on ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2009
  • Oral history with 18 year old white male, Breathitt County, Kentucky (Transcript)

    • Contributor: Unidentified - Blanton, Linda Lonon
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1972-00-00

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  • Henry M. Robert papers, 1853-1937

    Army officer, engineer, and parliamentarian. Diaries, memoranda books, correspondence, letterbooks, subject files, and other papers relating mainly to Robert's service as an engineer and parliamentarian.

    • Contributor: Robert, Henry M. (Henry Martyn) - Robert, Henry M.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1853
  • 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 - Collection
    • Date: 1915
  • Interview with Paul Good

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Good, Paul
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2000-08-03

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  • Northern Kentucky Brotherhood Singers

    The Northern Kentucky Brotherhood Singers perform a capella gospel music from Kentucky, another in the 2009 Homegrown Concert Series sponsored by the American Folklife Center.

    • Contributor: Northern Kentucky Brotherhood Singers
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2009-07-16